1936 Casa Levante by Architect Chester L. Carjola Sells for $8.85M
SOLD | Built 1933-34 | 9,220 Sq. Ft. | 8 Beds | 7.5+ Baths | 1.3 Acres
1505 Monte Vista Road, Montecito, California, United States, 93108
Designed by architect Chester L. Carjola and built from 1933-34 by O.J. Kenyon for JP Morgan & Alexander Hamilton descendants, Casa Levante, sits on an impressive 1.3 acre property in Montecito. The property recently sold for $8.85 million. Offering the epitome of Montecito living, the residence was built with classic elegance & comfortable scale yet subtle in its historic references as with the motor court’s 16th century stone well vestal, mural ceilings, original silk drapes, hand forged wall sconces/chandeliers and stone fireplaces. A breathtaking combination of historic charm, blended with periodic restoration to ensure integrity & function featuring mature landscaping for spacious outdoor living & the privacy of perimeter fencing & inner gated walls. San Ysidro Mountain views frame fountains, elegant entertaining plazas, a bocce ball court, swimmers pool, lily pond & raised vegetable gardens. Enhanced security system, solar panels, back-up generator, stainless steel water storage & 2 basements for secure storage. Just minutes to the beach, The Rosewood, Montecito’s Coast, & Upper Villages. Casa Levante was on the market for $8.9 million with Timothy Prizito of Coldwell Banker.