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Charming, spacious and private come to mind regarding this lovely two-bedroom, one bath Westside cottage. This home sits hidden from the street with a beautiful high hedge. A romantic covered front porch greets you as you enter the property: the ideal place to sit with your morning coffee and see the world pass by.
This home boasts a nicely sized living room with rich wood floors and an inviting fireplace. Lots of natural light comes from an abundance of windows as well as some skylights. The living room opens to the dining area with French doors. Through there waits a lovely entertaining deck overlooking the back yard and nice mountain views. The period kitchen, with original tile counter top, and a charming Wedgewood stove, has a utility room conveniently beside it.
Both bedrooms, particularly the master, are very spacious. The front bedroom has a lovely skylight and well-proportioned closet. The master bedroom is huge, with great closet space and another set of French Doors leading to the back deck.
In 1989 the original garage was legally converted to habitable living space. It is currently set up as a living room, kitchenette and bedroom. This nicely sized separate living space would be ideal for a mother-in-law, nanny space, home office, or man-cave. The list of potential uses for this separate space is endless. There is a one-car carport and lots of driveway off-street parking. The back garden is private and is ideal for those with a green thumb.
This home on Santa Barbara’s Upper Westside is perfectly located close to all Santa Barbara has to offer. Head to The Mesa to enjoy the beach or take a short jaunt downtown for theatres, shopping, and restaurants. Don’t miss this absolutely special home!