BATHS: 5+2 |
SF: 9,000 (inc Guest House) |
BUILT: 2010 |
Casa de Santo Tomás, a
truly unique custom estate home that was completed in 2010
consisting of timeless Early California architecture, contemporary
flare & modern sustainability technology. Located upon a prime
Rancho Santa Fe Covenant 3 acre parcel, this peaceful and private
location has ideal topography for panoramic vistas of the rolling
hills along the horizon. Built for indoor/outdoor living, with pool,
spa, tennis court, tree house, zip line, guest house & huge 800sf
open air estancia or outdoor living room is the ultimate for
enjoying the best weather in the entire world.
Designed by award winning craftsman, Holcombe, whom was Voted best
builder/architect in 2011 Ranch & Coast. Additionally Holcombe won
the coveted Lilly Award in recognition of the influential young
architect Lillian Rice, whom was the talent behind one of
California's most charming communities, Rancho Santa Fe.
This home is available fully furnished which are included in the
asking price. The interior design was artfully achieved by Carly
Blalock of Carly & Co.
The street is one of the finest in the community with mature
landscape of tall trees and a cul-de-sac ensuring peace and quiet.
Some more notable details; the state of the art, solar power
generates enough power for entire home plus a surplus. Throughout
the home there are impressive stained solid wood beams, all of which
are real and actual structural timbers. Paver flooring with San
Felipe pattern and Riviera tiles. The office has a unique "Beam on
Beam" ceiling structure. Dramatic, Mission style beam structure in
foyer and the front door is solid mesquite double entry door circa
1830 from Guatemala. Colorful handmade, Talevera tiles on stair
risers. Wide hallways with wood beams and corbels. Master bath with
tumbled marble and onyx floor is heated and dual zoned for two
people. Morning kitchenette with built in frig, ice maker, espresso
machine. Thre are 9 wood burning masonry fireplaces plus a pizza
oven. Spacious, temperature controlled wine room. Charming detached
guest house with corner fireplace, stylish bathroom, mini laundry,
French doors that open to covered veranda and fantastic view.
The Covenant of Rancho Santa Fe, rich in history, culture &
architecture. The original design guidelines began in 1921 and were
officially adopted in 1928. The “Covenant” is the oldest active
planned community in California and consists of less than 2,000
parcels on over 6,000 acres. The location of 4 miles from the ocean
provides the best possible year round weather conditions for the
approximately 3,000 residents to enjoy the private golf club, tennis
and nearly 50 miles of equestrian trails.