1734 Franceschi Rd
Santa Barbara, CA 93103 (Riviera)
Off Market · Sold on Sep 7, 2016

1734 Franceschi Rd Santa Barbara, CA 93103

  • 3 beds
  • 2.5 baths
  • 3,684 sqft
  • 1 acre lot size
  • Single-Family Home
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Property Details for 1734 Franceschi Rd

This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from March 29, 2016
Video: http://youtu.be/TYEibKcMKrgImagine living just minutes from all Santa Barbara has to offer, but in the privacy of a secluded home with panoramic mountain views. This 4 Bedroom, 3.5 Bath home high on Mission Ridge sits on a 1 acre lot, offering the serenity of nature along with the luxury of a custom built home. The open floor plan and over 3700 sf of amazing indoor/outdoor flow has been remodeled offering the greatest in convenience and comfort.Built in 1959 by a retired building inspector, the home has been remodeled to the highest standards. No expense was spared crafting this ...luxury mountain-view retreat, with all work completed to uphold the principles of longevity and efficiency. Granite and marble counters rest on custom cabinets throughout the kitchen and baths. Flooring in the main living areas is a blend of luxurious hand-scraped walnut, strand woven bamboo, and travertine, with carpet in the bedrooms. All doors are solid core, with Baldwin hardware. Custom Eagle windows and sliding doors by Andersen feature wood casements and are aluminum-clad on the exterior for durability. They are low-E optimized and dual-paned for energy efficiency. An integrated Audio/Video system controls multiple zones of audio by wireless remote. The 40 year Presidential roof is Class A fire rated. Many of the luxury upgrades to the home also add to its energy efficiency, making this an ideal property for the eco-conscious. Many of the exterior walls are double thick to allow for R-19 insulation, also found in the ceiling. The rest of the exterior walls and all interior walls feature R-13 insulation. Further spray foam insulation (icynene) in the attic helps air-seal the home, for comfort and air quality. Even the garage features a custom-built insulated door and a thermal barrier. The home is easy to keep temperate with the excellent insulation and numerous ceiling fans and large sliding doors.The landscaping has been created to be vibrant and exciting, while remaining low-maintenance. The grounds contain many naturally occurring specimens, paired with easy to care for succulents, all under 20+ mature oak trees and 10 fruit trees. Almost the entire property is on drip irrigation, with two separate automatic systems.The home is just a short distance from some of the most popular local destinations Santa Barbara has to offer. Two miles to the Santa Barbara Mission, 3 miles to the heart of downtown at Paseo Nuevo, and 4.5 miles to East Beach. This flawless home presents a unique opportunity to have a rural, secluded feel, while remaining close to Santa Barbara?s attractions. You will truly live in the lap of luxury and in harmony with nature!
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1734 Franceschi Rd Public Records

Official property, sales, and tax information from county (public) records as of 07/2016:
    • Single Family Residential
    • 1 Partial Bathroom
    • Built In 1959
    • Fireplace
    • Tax Rate Code Area: 2-001
    • 3 Bedrooms
    • 3,684 sqft
    • Heating: Central
    • Pool: Pool (yes)
    • 2 Bathrooms
    • Lot Size: 1 acre
    • 4 Rooms
    • County: Santa Barbara
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Additional Costs For 1734 Franceschi Rd

Property Taxes and Assessment of 1734 Franceschi Rd

Year Tax Assessment Market
2016 $20,044 $1,905,535  N/A
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Price History & Trends

Price History for 1734 Franceschi Rd

Date Event Price Source Agents
09/07/2016 Sold view detail $2,075,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
  • Contract Date
  • Sale Price
  • Price Type
    Sales Price or Transfer Tax rounded by county prior to computation. Varies by county.
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  • County Transfer Tax
  • Total Transfer Tax
  • Transaction Type
    Insured Non-Residential Grant Deed
  • Document Type
    Grant Deed
12/08/1995 Sold view detail $463,500 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
  • Contract Date
  • Sale Price
  • Price Type
    Full amount computed from Transfer Tax or Excise Tax.
  • City Transfer Tax
  • County Transfer Tax
  • Total Transfer Tax
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Grant Deed

Real Estate Trends in this area

Median sale price for all homes in this area $1,710,000 18% below sale price

Sold Homes near 1734 Franceschi Rd

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370 Las Alturas Rd, Santa Barbara CA 0.88 Single-Family Home $1,690,000 12/28/16 2 2.5 2,325
217 Conejo Rd, Santa Barbara CA 0.52 Single-Family Home $1,705,000 03/24/17 4 3.5 3,291
30 Rubio Rd, Santa Barbara CA 0.55 Single-Family Home $2,142,000 09/06/16 3 3.5 2,556
1808 Loma St, Santa Barbara CA 0.78 Single-Family Home $1,980,000 11/10/16 4 5 2,669
1122 Harbor Hills Ln, Santa Barbara CA 2.73 Single-Family Home $2,190,500 04/07/17 3 2 1,668
140 Camino Alto, Santa Barbara CA 0.69 Single-Family Home $1,570,000 08/24/16 2 2 1,904
339 Loma Media Rd, Santa Barbara CA 0.68 Single-Family Home $1,800,000 03/21/17 2 3 2,878
33 Las Alturas Cir, Santa Barbara CA 0.56 Single-Family Home $2,093,000 08/22/16 4 2 3,346
105 El Cielito Rd, Santa Barbara CA 0.40 Single-Family Home $2,540,000 09/30/16 3 2.5 2,432
1520 Franceschi Rd, Santa Barbara CA 0.10 Single-Family Home $2,069,000 08/26/16 3 2.5 2,666