670 Hot Springs Rd Santa Barbara, CA 93108
Listing Courtesy of: SANTA BARBARA IDX / Beverly Hills / Timothy Di Prizito

  670 Hot Springs Rd Santa Barbara, CA 93108

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Far Afield is one of two significant historic estates remaining in the prime Montecito ''Golden Quadrangle'' commanding apx 10.5 acres with over 25 separate cultivated and native garden attractions.In 1916 famed American writer Hobart C. Chatfield-Taylor and wife Rose Farwell, Daughter of US Senator Charlie B. Farwell, purchased the land and named the property Far Afield by name blending, symbolizing the estate as their vacation home ''far away'' from their primary home. This Preeminent Mediterranean Villa Estate was designed in 1917 and completed in 1918 by renowned Santa Barbara architect Francis T. Underhill, outdoing his other masterpieces such as Villa Solana and La Chiquita.

MLS #:
Single-Family Home
Year Built
Mountain, Panoramic, Islands, Ocean
Santa Barbara County
Bathroom Details
  • Full Bathrooms: 11
  • Half Bathrooms: 3
Interior Features
  • Dual Pane Window
  • Remodeled Bath
  • Remodeled Kitchen
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Gas Stove
  • Washer
  • Other
  • Family Room
  • Butlers Pantry
  • Exercise Room
  • Skylight
  • Basement
  • Horses
  • Lbry/Study
  • Primary Bedroom
  • Gas/Electric/Diesel Generator
  • Elevator
  • Media Room
  • Office
  • Guest House
  • Game Room
  • Den
  • Sound System
  • Wet Bar
Lot Information
  • Level
  • Corner Lot
Property Features
  • Fireplace: Lr
  • Fireplace: Fr
  • Fireplace: Patio
  • Fireplace: Primary Bedroom
  • Foundation: Raised
Heating and Cooling
  • A/C Central
  • Heat Other
  • Tile
  • Wood
  • Hardwood
  • Parquet
  • Blinds
Exterior Features
  • Patio Covered
  • Patio Open
  • Wooded
  • Gazebo
  • Lawn
  • Pool
  • Spa-Outside
  • Yard Irrigation T/O
  • Deck
  • Fenced: All
  • Fruit Trees
School Information
  • Elementary School: Mont Union
  • Middle School: S.b. Jr.
  • High School: S.b. Sr.
  • Detached
  • Detached
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