Magnificent Santa Barbara style estate in the prestigious area of North of Montana. First on the market after 16 years of proud ownership, this gated mansion was meticulous designed by the renowned architect John Andrew, and is ready to entertain the most demanding buyer with all the charming features. Upon driving through the private gate, parking on the paved driveway, and entering the house, you will be amazed by the soaring two-story foyer highlighted by an automated skylight window, and spiral staircases with wrought iron handrail and 8 windows near the landing. The grand living room to the right offers vaulted ceiling with wooden beams, artistically stained-glass window overlooking the front yard, and two sets of glass French doors that open to the courtyard, a quiet sanctuary magically touched by potted plants, red brick pavers, and a water fountain. The formal dining room is featured with wood beams, Mediterranean style gold lightings, newly surfaced wood floors and a cozy fireplace. Passing through the butler's pantry leads you to the family room, and gourmet kitchen, offering Viking stainless steel appliances, build in refrigerator, wine rack, stained solid wood cabinetry, travertine countertop with mosaic backsplash, and an oversized center island. The upstairs living space includes a laundry room, three en-suite guest bedrooms with individual bathrooms and walk-in closets, and the master suite, which is featured with two balconies with French doors, a fireplace, bright and shiny bathroom with dual-vanities, and the walk-in closet with oversized organizers. The fully furnished basement offers another laundry room, a guest bedroom suite, a separate full bathroom, and the spacious entertainment room which is perfect for the family that loves movies, winetasting, or gaming. The private backyard is built for relaxation and joy, with mature green trees, paved patio area, green lawns, and the pool with an area designed for ledge lounger. Ideally situated in the district with award winning schools including Franklin Elementary and Santa Monica High. Minutes away from the Brentwood Country Mart, upscale shops and restaurants on Montana Avenue, as well as beaches and Santa Monica Pier.