2010 Garden Street Santa Barbara - $4,595,000
Famous Crocker Row Estate Home
4 Bed | 6 Ba | .5 Acre | Pool | Upper East | $4,595,000
This home offers move-in ready modern conveniences with the warmth and quality of a historical masterpiece. Built by William Crocker, of the Crocker Bank family, this is one of the most significant and beloved homes in Santa Barbara. William Crocker commissioned the San Francisco architect Arthur Page Brown to design the five Crocker Row houses of which this is the largest and most prominent, and where Crocker lived on his visits to Santa Barbara. Arthur Page Brown was also the architect of the Crocker Knob Hill Mansion, the Grace Cathedral which replaced the mansion, and the Ferry Building.
This Upper East home is a timeless example of elegance, quality, and good taste. Distinguished by its signature full-length windows, this home has exceptional light, volume and excellent proportions. Built in 1894 and meticulously modernized with unerring attention to preservation of the significant details, this home offers move in ready amenities including radiant floor heating beneath beautiful wood floors, upgraded electrical, remodeled marble kitchen and baths, on demand hot water system, beautiful pool with new pool cabaña, and a soon to be completed retrofitted foundation.
In addition to its rich historical background, this home is famous for the octogenarian bronze dog statue that acts as sentinel to the home. It is regularly costumed to celebrate the many Santa Barbara festivals and holidays and has become a beloved icon for the community.