The median home value in Santa Ynez, CA is $3,800,000.
the county median home value of $802,500.
The national median home value is $277,796.
The average price of homes sold in Santa Ynez, CA is $3,800,000.
Approximately 68% of Santa Ynez homes are owned,
compared to 24% rented, while
7% are vacant.
Santa Ynez real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale.
Commercial properties are also available.
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Discover Rancho VerdeTucked away in the Santa Ynez Valley sits Rancho Verde, an avid equestrian's dream. This stunning 9.78 acre property features the privacy one dreams of and the convenience one often takes for granted. Lush green pastures and mature landscaping greet you as you enter the park-like paradise through the private gate. The pristine driveway takes you all the way back to the main house, transporting you to another time. Built in 1979 and constructed of hand-cast adobe bricks, the main house sits prominently between three majestic Valley Oaks. Once inside the 3,923 sf luxury home, you can't help but see how the adobe walls, Saltillo tiles, hardwood floors, and fine finishes portray a timeless Spanish Hacienda style with clean lines and modern touches.The 3,923 Sq. Ft. Luxury HomeThe main home is well appointed with 4 bedrooms, 4 baths, spacious formal and informal living rooms, 4 gorgeous fireplaces and impeccable attention to detail. An extensive remodel of the home and property in 2021 includes 3 brand new bathrooms and a Chef's Kitchen with Wolf, Miele and Sub-Zero appliances, farm-style sinks, ice maker, stone countertops, and a large country pantry. The entire south side of the home opens to an impressive, covered patio and enclosed courtyard featuring a pool, hot tub, mature palms, and impeccable landscape design. The courtyard is nothing short of enchanting with its resort-like vibe and sweeping views of the Santa Ynez Mountains. The adobe walls and mature specimen trees embody the spirit of an old California Mission.An Exceptional Equestrian EstateThrough the courtyard a stately wooden door invites you into one of the finest equestrian facilities to come on the market in years. The equestrian portion of the property features a 6-stall barn, 5 large grass pastures, three 44' by 33' dry pens with cover, a 125' by 290' arena with a raised & covered viewing stand, a second 66' by 132' "short court" dressage arena, covered round pen, two large work sheds and plenty of room for the maneuvering and storage of horse trailers. Attached to the barn is a fully equipped 1,000 sf, 2 bedroom, 1 bath guesthouse that includes a kitchen, office, and laundry. One of the most special features of the property is a newly constructed 627 sf custom home theater featuring a 150" screen, and the latest AV equipment, sound deadening, and light blocking systems.Solar Panel SystemsAn extensive solar panel system has been discreetly installed atop the 6-stall horse barn, which has the capacity to, and currently does power the entire property. Additionally, the estate offers a 48 KW backup generator, which supplies electricity to the entire property within seconds in the event of an outage. In either instance, you don't have to rely on the utility company to power this estate. You can enjoy a completely off-grid lifestyle.Additional DetailsFor those with green thumbs, there is a 32-tree orchard and ten 4' by 8' redwood planters with automated drip systems. Also overhauled and included: security systems, irrigation & fencing, outdoor Hestan BBQ with rotisserie and sear burners, 3-car detached garage, and so much more.
With the comfort of horse ranches and vineyards as your 10-acre neighbors, the pastoral view is yours without the feed bill. Nestled in Santa Ynez country, just where the parcels turn into bigger ranches, is a comfortable ranch house with plenty of storage and a lawn with fruit trees on a third of an acre. Nice wood floors are throughout the home. A covered patio from the kitchen is equipped with a gas fire pit ready for parties and imagination in the backyard. For evenings in front of the television or the fireplace, the afternoon breeze cools throughout the house. The living room and the dining area have doors to the outside gardens. The ensuite master bedroom has a separate entrance. The landscaping is low maintenance, even with green lawns and fruit trees. The peaches are ripe, and the plums were abundant. Next the apples will be ready. Three large outdoor sheds equipped with electricity and workbenches make it a haven for the handyman or the pack rat. An occasional horse whinny interrupts the songbirds, but there are no other sounds. The property is close to the end of a wide unpaved street. Only a few residents travel the road, and equipment parked on the easements is acceptable and discreet. This is the American dream with a culture of Freedom and authenticity. A good place to lay your head under the millions of stars you can see in the galaxy at night or raise a family.
In the heart of Santa Barbara County wine country with one of the best views in the Santa Ynez Valley, this property boasts 360° views of the entire Santa Ynez Valley. In the country, yet seven minutes to downtown Santa Ynez, you’re far enough away, but still close to everything. Located in one of the most desirable private equestrian communities in Santa Ynez, this custom built residence has it all. Enter through the front gates to find a mature tree lined driveway leading you atop the property where you’ll find the main residence, private organic vineyard, guest residence, barn and large workshop. This property is truly an entertainers delight! The main residence features 2500+ square feet of living space, with three master style and bedrooms, two of which feature fireplaces. An open kitchen with stainless steel appliances, a commercial grade range, and a large center island make for a chef’s dream! A 700+ bottle capacity walk-in wine cellar with build in cigar humidor are beautifully adorned with an arched stone ceiling and walls, all secured behind custom handmade doors with electronic security access control. Large French doors open on both sides of the main living area, connecting the indoor living space with both the front and rear exterior areas of the residence. The covered back deck boasts beautiful nearly 270° views of the Santa Ynez Valley, mountains and surrounding vineyards.
Adorable home in downtown Santa Ynez. Close to schools, parks and shopping. This 3 bedroom 2 bath boasts a spacious yard and hardwood floors. In the back yard create the space of your dreams with room for a pool, gardens or pergola. Inside, cozy up in front of the brick fireplace or cook your favorite meal in this tidy kitchen. This home is ready for it's new owners touch. Make it your own and make your appointment today.
Rancho Cielo Vista. A stunning contemporary farmhouse entered from a gated meandering drive banked by ancient oaks. Sleek spaces and glass doors open to dramatic views of the Coastal Mountain Range and a charming duck pond. Design concepts unfold throughout the 6300 SF renovated residence and are enhanced by lofty ceilings and anchored by European white-oak floors. The great rooms offer impressive volume without sacrificing intimacy and a sense of old world serenity. The centrally located kitchen offers a hip new design and luxe finishes. Sophisticated surfaces highlight professional appliances and carefully curated details including a beautifully appointed butler's pantry. A smart floor plan incorporates both a formal dining room with a fun wine bar and a casual eating area for less demanding evenings. A spacious office/exercise room, off of the kitchen, includes a fireplace and walls of glass providing perfect natural light. The primary bedroom suite celebrates luxury and comfort from its paneled walls and fireplace to the sumptuous bath with an innovative glass door at the tub that opens to an outdoor sauna and deck inviting one to enjoy the natural beauty of the pond and Woodstock Ranch. Two additional bedrooms have been thoughtfully designed for comfort with en-suite baths and lovely intimate spaces.The residence lends itself to hosting any number of friends and family with an attached 2-bedroom guest suite with a bright living space and kitchen opening to a balcony overlooking a wooded valley. A separate staff's quarters is found beside the 4 car garage.The effortless outdoor lifestyle can be enjoyed and accessed from banks of iron and glass doors. The poolside area overlooks panoramic views and is completed by a trendy outdoor kitchen. Water conscious souls will appreciate vast green lawns fitted with high-end artificial turf balanced with specimen plants strategically placed.For the equine enthusiast, a newly renovated barn with two apartments and 3 stalls offers space for office and staff or additional overnight guests. Each stall has a turn-out and additionally there is an arena and 3 pastures. Pleasure riders will enjoy miles of protected riding trails that wind their way through an oak woodland savannah. With access to trails disappearing everywhere, the ability to ride out directly from your property is a highly desirable amenity to this exceptional property. Only 5 minutes from the quaint town of Los Olivos and the new Inn at Mattei's Tavern and the Auberge Resorts Collection, this property is a spectacular retreat for those with the most discerning taste.
The Circle K Ranch is a palate of stunningly beautiful pastures, valleys, hills and vistas, perfect as a family compound, company retreat, or working ranch. Comprised of six parcels totaling appx. 554 acres, and multiple residences, barns, gathering spaces, and recreational opportunities. Former owners include Ray & Joan Kroc's Double Arch Ranch aka Rambling Oaks Ranch from 1966 to 1990. After Mr Kroc's death in 1984 the ranch was purchased by Gerald Kessler of Nature's Plus Vitamins in 1990 and renamed the Circle K Ranch. The rich and storied ownership dates back to the granting of Rancho Canada De Los Pinos in 1861. Developments on the ranch designed by Glenn Marchbanks Jr are nearly intact from the Double Arch Ranch days with a 17,000 square foot lodge with 16-bedroom suites.