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  • Price$2,645,000
  • Beds3
  • Baths3
  • Built1964

1040 Alston Road, MONTECITO

Located near historic Pepper Hill in Montecito, this traditional single-level ranch-style home has sweeping views of the Santa Barbara coastline, the Channel Islands and beyond. Resting on approximately 0.80 extensively landscaped and well-maintained acres, the home offers a flexible floorplan including spacious living areas, generously sized bedrooms and multiple patios that flow to create an ideal indoor-outdoor living experience. Thoughtful details and custom finishes can be found throughout the property. The living room has vaulted ceilings, a gas-fireplace with a brick surround and lovely floor-to-ceiling windows framing the stunning ocean views. Just off the living room is a gorgeous wood-paneled library featuring a wet bar and distinctive vintage Asian doors.The kitchen has custom cherry cabinetry, burnished stainless steel countertops, a cozy breakfast area and expansive windows onlooking the lovely backyard. An adjacent formal dining room with a custom light fixture hosts a large picture window with ocean views. The bedroom wing introduces the master suite with a luxurious bathroom and views to the ocean, and a guest bedroom with en-suite bathroom and garden views. Off the kitchen is a spacious media room or third bedroom with sliding doors to the backyard and access to the 2-car garage. The meticulous grounds include multiple flagstone patios, a built-in stone firepit with seating, a built-in BBQ, gravel walking paths and beautiful gardens maintained by a drought-tolerant drip irrigation system. Located just minutes from the newly-renovated Montecito Club, Coast Village Road and in the Cold Springs School District.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #18-3815
  • Price$2,645,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Bathrooms3.00
  • Full Baths3
  • Acres0.00
  • Year Built1964
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeHome/Estate
  • StyleRanch
  • StatusActive


  • AmenitiesCathedral Ceilings, Dual Pane Window
  • ParkingGar #2
  • ViewOcean


  • Exterior FeaturesPatio Open, Patio Covered, Drought Tolerant LND
  • ConstructionSingle Story

Additional Information

  • ZoningR-1

Community Information

  • Address1040 Alston Road
  • Area10 - MONTECITO
  • CountySanta Barbara
  • StateCalifornia
  • Zip Code93108


  • Interior FeaturesGround Floor Master, Family Room
  • HeatingGFA, A/C Central
  • FireplaceYes
  • FireplacesLR, FR, 2

School Information

  • ElementaryCold Spring
  • MiddleS.B. Jr.
  • HighS.B. Sr.

Listing Details

  • Listing OfficeBerkshire Hathaway
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Listing information last updated on July 23rd, 2019 at 10:30am PDT.