And that’s just the properties that went for over $2 million….
2845 SYCAMORE CANYON ROAD
At over 18,000 square feet, the Italianate estate Sotto Il Monte is as grand as Montecito gets. Designed in 1927 by George Washington Smith, it was owned by Frank J. Caufield, a founder of the Kleiner Perkins venture capital firm, for the past two decades. We’ll have to wait for Dirt to dig up the buyer.
Listed: $39.75 million in November 2020.
Closed: $32.25 million.
630 HOT SPRINGS ROAD
The 1925 estate named Stonehedge—because it’s said to have had the first stone walls in town—was on the market for the first time in nearly a century. The 6.7-acre lot was likely the main draw.
Listed: $14.5 million in August 2020.
Closed: $13 million.
313 SAN YSIDRO ROAD
Built in 2010 on 1.82 acres.
Listed: $9.5 million in September 2020.
Closed: $8.6 million.
620 CIMA VISTA LANE
The Covid bump worked: the house sold for $150,000 over its most recent ask.
Listed: $7.995 million in June 2018, then down as low as $5.995 million before coming back up to $6.15 million.
Closed: $6.3 million.
475 WOODLEY ROAD
5,800 square feet, with five bedrooms and seven full baths (plus two half baths).
Listed: $5.695 million in September 2020 (having taken three years off after being listed as high as $5.875 million and as low as $5.385 million). It was most recently at $5.495 million.
Closed: $5.15 million.
1707 SHORELINE DRIVE
Listed: $5.295 million in August 2020.
Closed: $4.995 million.
995 MARIPOSA LANE
$4.5 million isn’t bad for that view.
Listed: $4.995 million in September 2020, the cut to $4.75 million.
Closed: $4.54 million.
3116 EUCALYPTUS HILL ROAD
1910 gardener’s “cottage” on the market for the first time.
Listed: $3.895 million in October 2020.
Closed: $3.895 million.
2079 BIRNAM WOOD DRIVE
1977 house on the 1st fairway and desperate for a redo.
Listed: $4.55 million in October 2019.
Closed: $3.8 million.
And a few more from the past week:
••• 2029 Boundary Drive: listed for $4.695 million, closed at $3.75 million.
••• 1085 Alston Road: listed for $3.6 million, closed at $3.33 million.
••• 2885 Hidden Valley Lane: listed for $2.995 million, closed at $2.625 million.
••• 208 Eucalyptus Hill Drive: listed for $2.645 million, closed at $2.128 million.
P.S. 749 FUERA LANE
The county assessor’s office finally updated its online database of real-estate sales, which included this big off-market transaction from late October: An old listing website for the property is still online, at least for now, if you want to take a look around. It included this most extraordinary bedroom….
Closed: $10.925 million.
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