Vallavanda Manor – Elegant European design home with rustic barn. Drive up to this spectacular mountaintop estate past 32 olive trees and countless lavender bushes. A trio of large Italian fountain pots greets you at the top of the drive. There is a magnificent ambiance at the entryway with stunning glass and iron doors and a view through the living space to the outdoors. Spectacular 360-degree views, a gorgeous wooden barn and breathtaking gardens. Spacious open floor plan. Arches, spheres and rings are found throughout the property inside and out from sleek satin bronze lighting sculptures to whimsical glass spheres in the garden that catch the sunlight. There are stunning views from every room. Stone fireplace in the living room has a sculpture of rings on the hearth. Several curved sofas and sitting areas provide lots of space for conversation. There is a large space between living room and dining room that is ideal for mingling or dancing. A burled mahogany dining table seats twelve, is great for elegant dinners or meetings. Kitchen has state-of-the-art stainless-steel appliances with an entire wall of refrigeration, elegant quartzite stone countertops and walnut cabinets. A wall of stone behind range and a graceful, curved hood that seems to float in the air, creates a stunning focal point. Large round table in breakfast nook has panoramic views of mountains, and city lights at night. There is an office at the top of the stairs with white paneling on the walls and ceilings with elegant bevel work for a sophisticated look. Swimming pool, with waterfalls and a slide, is surrounded by tropical palms and hibiscus. The swim-up bar has stools in the water to sit and enjoy this tranquil place. A sofa near the beach entry is ideal for soaking up the sun. Several outdoor dining areas include a long table that seats 10 on shade-covered terrace. An oval table seats 6, and a small round table near the spa that seats 4. There is a stately round copper fire bowl between the dining areas provides warmth as well as ambiance. Outdoor kitchen has stainless steel gas grill, charcoal grill, refrigeration, and a sink, with an additional hand wash station near grill. There is a large open DG area between the grills and barn with spectacular mountain, valley and city lights views. It can be used as a gathering/eating area. (75’max w x 40’ max length) Six 72” round tables can be set up for events and meals. Additionally, a film set can be installed in this space. Pathway to the barn has magnificent views of Santa Rosa Valley: to east of the path are lush succulents, west a large field of native cacti. The wooden barn is rustic yet elegant with a classic cupola. South veranda has 8 Adirondack chairs, a rich burled redwood slab table with views of Santa Monica mountains and bucolic Santa Rosa Valley. The north veranda is rustic, complete with triangle ranch dinner bell. View from north is fruit trees, vegetable garden, Santa Suzanna Mountain Range and city lights. Experience spectacular sunsets on balcony off primary suite. Take in the expansive views as you walk up spiral staircase to the balcony with a birds-eye-view of the grounds. There is an awning to provide shade on sunny afternoons. You’ll want to retract awning when it gets dark to star gaze.
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