FOR SALE: Classic Californian Equestrian Estate
Offered at $2,200,000
A true California Equestrian Estate located in the prestigious guard gated community of Bell Canyon. People always say that real estate is defined primarily by its location. In the world of Equestrian Estates you could not come up with a better location than this one. This rustic home is thoughtfully placed on over an acre of land, providing ample space for the state of the art horse facilities and offering direct trail access to the Santa Monica Nature Preserve. From the moment you enter you are struck by the attention to detail found throughout. This designer-upgraded rustic home is loaded with unique amenities and finishes creating a truly custom estate. The luxurious and spacious family room framed by the unique sliding barnwood doors offers a comfortable setting for casual entertaining such as a movie night in or simply lounging around with a good book. The living room provides the perfect entertaining space with rough hewn beamed ceilings, rich hardwood floors all warmed by the inviting floor to ceiling stone fireplace. Additionally, there is a huge bonus room perfect for a game room/Billiard’s room. The cooks kitchen offers state of the art stainless steel appliances, loads of natural lighting, a comfortable breakfast nook and transitions seamlessly onto the formal dining room. Downstairs you will also find a private in-law’s suite/maid’s quarters. Upstairs you will find four generous sized secondary bedroom suites with hardwood floors throughout and updated bathrooms. The master suite takes advantage of all the amazing qualities this home has to offer with verdant views from every window, a private veranda, soaring beamed ceilings complemented by crisp white walls.The spa-like master bath is complete with full soaking tub, walk-in closet and oversized shower all thoughtfully trimmed in stone and glass. Outside, taking full advantage of its one of a kind setting, the grounds have been carefully designed to provide the equestrian with every amenity possible, including a four stall barn with power, water and integrated sprinkler system. A huge turnout area as well as a spacious training ring provide plenty of space for the horses to roam or you can take them for a ride off into one of the beautiful California sunsets from one of the trails that originate right from your own property into a protected trail system spanning over 10,000 acres.
The Community of Bell Canyon was designed with the California indoor/outdoor lifestyle in mind, offering a 24 hour guard-gated entry, residents-only park, miles of maintained trails, community Equestrian Center, direct trail access to the Santa Monica Nature Preserve, community tennis courts and clubhouse, recently completed resident’s gym, organized adult and children’s events throughout the year, award-winning Las Virgenes school district with school bus service to the community, and just minutes to freeways, beaches and some of LA’s best shopping and dining locations.