Ideally located North of Montana Avenue, with unlimited shopping and dining opportunities, this authentic Spanish gem has been tastefully updated while maintaining its romantic original character. Tall hedges and a wooden gate provide complete privacy from the street. There is an expansive front lawn with a tiled path to the front door entry. The entrance foyer leads to a large, formal living room with fireplace, original arched doorways and high vaulted ceilings featuring intricately designed beams. Beyond the living room is the formal dining room with original wooden built-in cabinetry. The open kitchen features a large center island with breakfast bar and wine refrigerator, a built-in desk area and stainless appliances. Beyond the kitchen and center hall is an expansive family room with fireplace and French doors opening to the completely re-imagined Mediterranean styled backyard, gardens and ADU. The first floor includes an elegant guest suite, powder room, den/office and laundry room. Upstairs there are two guest suites in addition to the primary, which overlooks the rear gardens. The spacious primary bedroom suite provides a fireplace, walk-in closet and an expansive, updated bath. The back and side yards provide magnificently landscaped areas for entertaining and al fresco dining. The guest house at the rear, with separate entry, includes an enormous living room with kitchen plus a beautiful bedroom suite. There is ample room in both the backyard and side yard for a pool. Ocean view bluffs are just blocks away.The one-car garage and separate one-car uncovered parking space are accessed from the back alley.