Santa Barbara House Rental Photos and Description
House, 3 Bedrooms + Sleeping Porch, 3 Baths (Sleeps 6-8)
Award winning 3/3, gorgeous city/ocean views, close to amenities. Check out the reviews! Only available for since 10/12.
Unobstructed views overlooking the city, ocean and channel islands were maximized during a second story addition and complete remodel of this family home in keeping with its original 1904 character. Hand-crafted elements, fixtures, finishes and top-line details were used throughout as televised on tv's THIS OLD HOUSE program.
The beautiful decoration of the home and gardens, including the art and antiques, combine to present a very well appointed, comfortable home in the fine arts and crafts tradition. The outstanding views are enjoyed from the master, master deck, guest room, living room, entrance, office, deck and covered porch/outside living room.
The location is perfectly situated, a short distance to the mission, historic parks, kids world, downtown and the 25c state street shuttle to the marina, beaches, shopping, zoo, and picturesque Montecito. This luxurious home is lovingly filled with quality, taste and all the amenities for your visit to Santa Barbara, 'America's Riviera'.
The remodeled home
This spacious 3 bedroom/3 bath home, with, family room, dining room, office and chef’s kitchen, also has an outside living room on its 15’ x 20’ covered porch as well as 3 patios, & terraced flower and veggie gardens. The luxurious home is located in the perfect a spot to ensure your visit is comfortable and unforgettable. Quality details are throughout, inspired by a love of the arts and crafts tradition including art & antiques to enhance your vacation experience.
Chef’s kitchen w/ prep & eating bar
All the equipment and appliances one could need are located in this cheery, cherry kitchen. Hardwood floors welcome you into the space where the family can just hang out or prepare meals for dining in the adjacent dining room or al fresco on the many patios or on the front porch to enjoy the views.
Master bedroom & upper deck
The romantic 1000 sq. Foot second-story master suite (king bedroom, en-suite, & library) has vaulted ceilings, venetian plaster (throughout the home), and is completely private and separate from the downstairs living areas. The sunny, well-appointed bedroom has a stunning view with an attached 14’ x14’ private deck, the perfect place to enjoy a nice morning coffee, sunbathe or enjoy a glass of wine while watching the sail boats, sunset, or just to relax and enjoy the stunning views and serenity. The en-suite master bath has a jacuzzi and soaking tub as well as separate shower, with all in the finishes of the a & c period.
Both guest bedrooms provide queen-sized beds and luxurious linens with plenty of space to stretch out and make you feel at home. These comfortable rooms/suites are located away from one another and from the master, affording more privacy to each guest.
Awards & TV program remodel
The PBS TV program, THIS OLD HOUSE, showcased the transformation of this 1904 charming bungalow into a stunning arts and crafts beauty, now available for the first time. A seven-episode DVD highlights the challenge, and the transformation, of remodeling this home into the award winning showpiece it has become. (Santa Barbara beautiful annual award, TV, books, & magazines.)
This fine craftsman home is lovingly filled with quality, taste, amenities and convenience for your next visit to beautiful Santa Barbara.
- Minimum Age Limit for Renters
- non smoking only
I'm a retired woman who remodeled a classic bungalow with the cameras rolling for 7 episodes of THIS OLD HOUSE, Emmy winning home show seen by over 10 million viewers.
Jan purchased this house in 1973
Why Jan chose Santa Barbara
The views are amazing; home bright and cheery, large yard & gardens are inviting and the home's location is superb- only blocks to downtown, mission, rose garden, historic parks and theaters. Beach is 17 blocks away.
What makes this house unique
The historic remodel blends classic Arts & Craftsman details with lovely art and antiques to create a beautiful yet comfortable home to enjoy with family and friends.
Guestbook comments from the owner
The backyard is beautiful! We have never stayed in a100 year old home before!
Charming spot great views from the front and covered front porch is a relaxing treat.
Strawberries are lovely -
Thanks for sharing!" K & N, Kansas City