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  • Price$49,000,000
  • Acres344.00

698 East Mountain Drive, Montecito, CA

Located high in the majestic sun drenched foothills of Montecito on arguably the most desirable hillside available in California you will find Mar Y Cel. Without question this is a preeminent Ocean View Estate retreat property. Over 340 acres of panoramic coastline vistas reaching across the valley to the shimmering blue Pacific with views of the Channel Islands. Only 15 minutes to the Santa Barbara Airport, 90 minutes from LA, and 6 minutes to the elegant Montecito Village. There are more than 10 certified lots offering views in every direction. The private gated grounds include Water Rights that run with the land. Artisans from Italy constructed the impressive Tuscan inspired roadway that winds up to the top of the property, past the edifice of a great stone Amphitheater and pool. A series of gravity fed reservoirs, 2 water caves, cisterns and aqueducts lithely ribbon down the mountainside. A once in a lifetime trophy property awaits your vision offering the ultimate in privacy, serenity, and nature’s beauty. Adding to its unmistakable draw is an opportunity to create your own exclusive enclave set high atop Montecito, on one of the last remaining estate sites of its kind. Create your own exceptional version of the California Dream.

Property Status: Active

Essential Information

  • MLS® #SB15265210
  • Price$49,000,000
  • Acres344.00
  • TypeLot-Land
  • Sub-TypeLots and Land
  • StatusActive


  • ViewCity Lights View, Harbor View, Marina View, Mountain View, Ocean View, Panoramic View, Reservoir View, River View, Creek/Stream View, Trees/Woods View, White Water View
  • Is WaterfrontYes
  • WaterfrontReservoir in Community

Additional Information

  • Date ListedDecember 21st, 2015
  • Days on Market555
  • Zoning2-E-1

Community Information

  • Address698 East Mountain Drive
  • AreaMontecito (MCTO)
  • CityMontecito
  • CountySanta Barbara
  • StateCA


  • Lot DescriptionLot Shape-Irregular, Lot Over 40000 Sqft

Listing Details

  • Listing Agent:Terri Harkins (00968312)
  • Listing Office:Vista Sotheby’s Realty
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