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  • Price$2,075,000
  • Beds3
  • Baths3
  • Acres1.10
  • Built1955

670 Cowles Rd, SANTA BARBARA

Perched on a knoll adjacent to Montecito's grandest historic estates and the majestic Lotusland, this property has potential to become a modern masterpiece, expanded into a thoughtfully designed ranch, or configured into an idyllic artist or writers' retreat. Over a private acre of usable land, the setting is reminiscent of Carmel Valley, with stunning panoramic views of the mountains and valley below, amidst a forest backdrop of old growth trees offering the rare combination of privacy and open views.A prime location, close to town, easily accessible from multiple routes, this single-level two bedroom, two bath is move-in ready for the quick and easy home with additional guest unit (for potential income, a private space for your out-of-town guests, or to use as an extra bedroom).Set on a cul-de-sac street and located in the Cold Springs school district (ranked as one of the top schools in California) this home is perfect for growing families as well as empty nesters, young couples or the hip bachelor or bachelorette. This property offers the rare opportunity of endless possibilities and upside potential for the forward-thinking or anyone looking for an inspiring pad to call home. Montecito's best kept secret!

Essential Information

  • MLS® #19-2646
  • Price$2,075,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Bathrooms3.00
  • Full Baths3
  • Acres1.10
  • Year Built1955
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeHome/Estate
  • StyleCal. Cottage
  • StatusActive


  • ParkingGar #1


  • ExteriorStucco
  • Exterior FeaturesFenced: PRT, Fruit Trees, Lawn, Patio Open, Wooded, Yardspkl:PRT
  • RoofComposition
  • ConstructionEntry Lvl(No Stairs)
  • FoundationRaised

Additional Information

  • ZoningR-1

Community Information

  • Address670 Cowles Rd
  • Area10 - MONTECITO
  • CountySanta Barbara
  • StateCalifornia
  • Zip Code93108


  • InteriorTile, Wood
  • Interior FeaturesOther
  • AppliancesDishwasher, Dryer, Elec Rnge/Cooktop, Microwave, Refrig, Washer
  • HeatingGFA
  • FireplaceYes
  • FireplacesLR

School Information

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

Listing Details

  • Listing OfficeVillage Properties

Price Change History for 670 Cowles Rd, SANTA BARBARA, California (MLS® #19-2646)

Date Details Price Change
Price Reduced (from $2,188,000) $2,075,000 $113,000 (5.16%)
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Listing information last updated on August 17th, 2019 at 6:00pm PDT.