1800 Jelinda Drive



$1,432.11 per sqft


4 Beds

6 Baths

5,862 sqft


Built in 1989

Courtesy of Deborah Samuel, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties

Welcome to a unique world of luxury where extraordinary, custom-designed architectural spaces, breathtaking gardens, and timeless elegance blend perfectly. This stunning 5862 sq ft estate features four bedrooms and six bathrooms in the highly sought-after and exclusive gated Montecito Ennisbrook community. It is a spectacular architectural masterpiece created in 1989 by world-renowned architect Barry Berkus and the current owners, boasting a perfect blend of modernity and sophistication.

This home offers dramatic architectural forms, blending soaring volumes with ever-changing views and sculpted spaces. Each room incorporates a unique design offering comfort and awe-inspiring vistas of the majestic ocean, magnificent mountains, and a show-stopping, fully private garden with views of the beautiful Santa Ynez Mountains.

As you enter the light-filled, welcoming atrium, the grandeur of the soaring architectural forms envelops you, invites you in, and hints at the surprises to come. The generous open room incorporates a stunning flagstone planter and floating stairway, creating shared living spaces that are simultaneously expansive and intimate. It features a living room with a dramatic 33-foot arched vault, a unique fireplace incorporating custom art glass, and a dining room.

The welcoming rooms are overlooked by a raised piano or entertainment area and an "Oval Office," which has a commanding view of the welcoming entrance, the ocean, gardens, and mountains. The gourmet kitchen with a charming breakfast area adjoins a spacious family room that opens invitingly to a dramatic entertainment patio boasting privacy, breathtaking garden views, and sweeping mountain scapes.

Ascend the unique floating stairway to the second level of this remarkable residence, where vaulted spaces invite you to indulge in moments of relaxation and contemplation. Lose yourself in a book while enjoying the expansive ocean, Channel Islands, and mountain vistas from these cozy retreats.

The primary suite, nicely separated from the three-bedroom private wing, offers a serene sanctuary. Unwind in the mountain-view spa, feeling the day's stresses melt away. Each of the three other bedrooms offers ocean or mountain views, with even a private balcony from which you can soak in the encompassing beauty of the surrounding vista of the gardens and the beautiful Santa Ynez Mountains.

Experience this architectural gem's harmonious blend of contemporary living and natural beauty, custom-designed to take maximum advantage of this remarkably situated property. This home transcends time, captivating both the eye and the soul with its seamless fusion of modern design and Montecito's breathtaking environs. Make this exceptional estate your own and embark on a life of refined elegance.

Embrace the allure of outdoor living on this sprawling 2.1-acre property, where magnificent gardens adorned with enchanting water features await. This estate was custom-designed to inspire its residents and guests. This architectural masterpiece serves as the perfect stage for a life of serene luxury. Whether hosting small or large gatherings, this one-of-a-kind home comes alive, welcoming guests into an emotionally embracing and visually stimulating environment.

The private Ennisbrook community boasts an array of exceptional amenities, elevating your lifestyle to new heights. Two pristine swimming pools, perfect for basking in the warm California sunlight, offer a world of relaxation and recreation. Three tennis courts and three pickleball courts allow you to encourage you to enjoy the outdoors with friends and family. Unwind and indulge in leisurely outdoor gatherings.

Thoughtfully designed barbecue and entertainment areas provide endless options for relaxation. In addition to these remarkable features, Ennisbrook offers a community clubhouse, providing a gathering place for friends and neighbors to celebrate special occasions. Stay active and maintain your well-being in the on-site exercise room, ensuring a healthy lifestyle is always within reach. For those passionate about nature and the outdoors, the community created an extraordinary 44-acre wild preserve and 3 acres of manicured areas to play just a few minutes walk from your home. These areas are protected from change for eternity, offering access to peaceful, serene hiking, biking, and equestrian trails virtually unchanged from Montecito 100 years ago.

From the moment you set foot in this enchanting home and welcoming private community, you will be captivated by the seamless fusion of natural beauty, modern amenities, and captivating architecture. Prepare to embark on an extraordinary journey of luxurious living, where every day feels like a grand celebration in the embrace of Montecito's finest offerings.

Schedule your private showings now before this one slips away.



May 27, 2024


June 12, 2024



1800 Jelinda Drive

Interior Features

Total Stories




Total Bathrooms


Full Bathrooms


Half Bathrooms



Refrigerator, Gas Range, Central Vac, Dishwasher, Disposal, Double Oven, Dryer, Intercom, Microwave, Rev Osmosis, Washer, Wtr Softener/Owned

Laundry Description

Laundry Room

Floor Description

Carpet, Hardwood, Marble, Tile



Fireplace Description

Primary Bedroom, Family Room, Dining Room, 2



Cooling Description

Central Air



Heating Description

Forced Air

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size

2.1 Acres

Exterior Features

Patio Open, Patio Covered, Lawn, Fruit Trees, Yard Irrigation T/O, Fenced: PRT

Lot Features

Level, Near Public Transit

Architectual Style



Other, Tile, Metal


Sewer Hookup

School Information

High School

S.B. Sr.

Elementary School

Mont Union

Other Property Details

Area Name


Days on Market


Association Fee

Not Listed

Association Amenities

Tennis Court(s), Spa/Hot Tub, Clubhouse, Pool, Game Room, Play Area, Greenbelt, Security, Gym



Garage Spaces



Gar 4, Interior Access, Attached



View Description

Mountain(s), Islands, Ocean, Setting, Panoramic


Santa Barbara

Water Source

Mont Wtr





Buyer Agency Compensation


Listed by Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties, Deborah Samuel,
Listing Contact: [email protected] 

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