Featured Properties

The following links will provide you with detailed information on Harry Kolb's current exclusive listings. These are some of the most exclusive Montecito estates and homes, Santa Barbara estates and homes, Carpinteria polo ranches and ocean front homes and Hope Ranch estates and homes. Take a tour through some of our areas most beautiful properties. Click on the thumbnail photo for more detailed information.

Rancho San Carlos
Montecito, California

Through grand gates where giant palms stand as silent sentinels is the magnificent Ranch San Carlos, a 237 acre estate property that for nearly 100 years has been under the ownership of one family. This extraordinary property cascades down the foothills of Montecito and offers panoramic vistas across the valley to the shimmering blue Pacific.

A long, gently curving driveway over a half-mile long is edged with Santa Barbara stone ascends through acres of citrus groves to the sprawling hilltop manor home designed in 1931 by master architect Reginald Johnson for one of America's most prestigious families. Johnson was the pre-eminent architect of the era and continues to be celebrated for the many notable homes he designed in Pasadena and Montecito.    Read More...

Ocean View Italian Villa
Montecito, California

A 1999 Italian Villa of approximately 7,547 sq.ft. of living space designed by Jon Sorrell set on 3± rolling acres in the heart of Montecito offering panoramic ocean and island as well as majestic Montecito Valley and mountain views. This elegant 4-bedroom home features a grand two-story entrance loggia with 21-foot high ceiling and a two-story living room with mezzanine, a dramatic center atrium, and a large floor-to-ceiling fireplace with over mantel. The home also includes a music/family room with walls of glass that open to the pool area, the formal dining room has three sets of French doors   Read More...

Duque Estate "Blessed Little Ranch"
Montecito, California

Outstanding views of the Pacific Ocean, Channel Islands and scenic mountains coupled with the architecture of one of the most respected firms responsible for some of our most romantic and cherished structures including the Arlington Theatre and many classic homes make this a special Montecito estate. William Albert Edwards and Joseph Plunkett designed this charming Monterey Spanish home and named it "Blessed Little Ranch." The Edwards Duque Estate sits today on approximately 3.175 acres on two legal parcels in the Montecito foothills on a promontory that affords it a panoramic coastal view along with rare privacy.   Read More...

Birnam Wood Estate
Montecito, California

This expansive home is located on a premium double lot, bordering the 6th & 7th fairways. Single-level & south facing featuring generous sized rooms with floor to ceiling windows and tremendous wall space perfect for displaying art, offering a flexible floor plan, beautiful landscaping, and spacious covered terraces overlooking the pool & fairways. A fortunate Buyer will have the opportunity to acquire one of the largest homes set on the largest property within the Birnam Wood Golf Club. One wing of this special home offers two guest or staff apartments and the home includes a solar collecting system and a backup generator serving primary elements for daily living.   Read More...

El Cuadrante
Montecito, California

El Cuadrante, designed by famed architect Joseph Plunkett, set in Montecito’s Hedgerow District, has it all: Renowned architecture; today’s floor plan with five bedroom suites; grounds for family entertaining with a pool and numerous terraces; and proximity to MUS, the Upper and Coast Villages.   Read More...

Coronada Circle
Montecito, California

Far removed from the Montecito mudflow evacuation zone, one enters Coronada Circle, a quiet broad street with sidewalks and no through traffic. It is shaded by old sycamore trees while unobstructed by overhead utilities. The houses and landscaping are well maintained in Villa Coronada, a Planned Unit Development with a community pool. At the crest of the circle with its approximately 300-foot frontage, drought tolerant landscaping designed by Eric Nagelman  Read More...

Montecito Garden Cottage
Montecito, California

This beautifully remodeled 3 bedroom and 2.5 bath ranch style home in the Cold Spring School District is set in charming gardens with a small pool and is available for the first time in over 30 years. Stone pathways lead through lavender gardens and to a wisteria covered arbor. The home is located on a private lane with no traffic and enjoys a very quiet setting with small ocean views.   Read More...