This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from November 15, 2011
In the exclusive area of Malibu's Serra Retreat, The Serra Barn is a masterfully crafted residence tucked away on 2.6 acres of rolling lawns and majestic foothills. Unveiled in 2010, this private sanctuary, both serene and dramatic in scope and design blends in magically to the most beautiful surroundings that Malibu has to offer. Created by architect Michael Kovac, with interior designs by Vanessa Alexander the home weds Hampton's barn w/elegant modern details and expansive lofty spaces to create a seamless indoor outdoor flow while maintaining a comfortable and warm feeling through out the interior. Soaked in natural light, The Serra Barn boasts 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, maids' room w/its own entrance, office, theater, gym plus pool cabana w/full bath plus sauna and outdoor kitchen w/pizza oven. Giant pocket sliders and walls of glass bring the enchanting grounds designed by Scott Shrader into the residence creating a magical union of architecture and environment.