Experience the poetry of this extraordinary estate which combines artistic vision with captivating natural beauty. A gated tree lined drive leads to the main home, through over 20 acres of fenced fields, groves of olives, tangerines, and majestic mature walnut trees Designed by noted architect and sculptor Sherrill Broudy together with his wife, artist Charlene Broudy as their personal residence, it is a stunning example of Modernism, celebrating functional minimalism, spaciousness and light. Dramatic expanses of glass in every room showcase panoramic mountain views that are nothing short of spectacular. The fusion of interior and exterior space is impeccably integrated into the single level floor plan. Clean contemporary architecture accentuates the sensuous landscape artistry.
The great room sets the standard by which the rest of the house follows. Its voluminous vaulted ceiling, elevates the mind, while a floor to ceiling moveable glass wall draws your eyes toward views of the awe-inspiring Topa Topa mountains. Anchored by a soaring fireplace at one end and a sleek optimally designed kitchen at the other, the entire space flows effortlessly into the expansive terrace for the ultimate enjoyment of earth, sky, and air.
The master bedroom suite features custom built-in furnishings and walls of glass designed to heighten interior comfort while highlighting the exterior splendor. An elegant bath is enveloped by views of the attached private flower garden, which can also be seen from the two separate vanity areas. A glass walk in shower and dual custom closets add sophisticated functionality.
The home hosts two additional exquisite guest rooms and another stylish bath with walk in shower. At the farthest end of the east wing inspirational views are framed by the one and a half story, window walled art studio. An artist prep area along with extensive built in storage complete the space. Next to the studio, a separate gallery is the perfect venue to experience art.
A pool, walking paths and intimate seating areas throughout the property invite outdoor living A two-story 4000 sq. ft. all steel barn houses premiere horse stalls, an office, a one bedroom caretaker's apartment, and a wealth of possibilities for future uses.
A photovoltaic solar system, well water and plenty of land to raise food establish the foundation for an independent and healthy lifestyle. The estate is truly an oasis, where one can step outside the hurry of today's world, yet still be only minutes away from downtown Ojai.
An exceptional year-round home or vacation sanctuary, this magical property offers a life of beauty, refinement and connection with nature.
|Area||02 - OJAI|
|Amenities||Dual Pane Window,Guest Quarters,Pantry,Solar PV|
|Junior High School||Other|
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