"Enter the rustic gate to a private Italianate home of great quality and beauty. Located in the North of Montana neighborhood close to shopping, parks, Brentwood Country Mart, and all that Santa Monica has to offer. Built with exquisite details, custom solid artisan wood doors, gallery lighting, beautiful wood floors, intricate tile work, sweeping curved staircase with custom iron railings, French doors opening out from most rooms, custom brass lighting fixtures, Venetian plaster in many areas, hand carved wood mantel in the formal living room, dramatic domed inset ceiling in the formal dining room, art niches, and large great room with spacious kitchen overlooking the grassy yard and pool. Kitchen has granite counters, custom cabinets, double dishwashers, Sub Zero stainless fridge, Viking range, butler pantry, center prep island with adjacent breakfast area. 5 bedrooms plus Office, 5 baths plus 1/2 bath, spacious master suite with spa tub, separate shower, balcony and large walk in closet, 4 bedrooms up, one bedroom down. The salt water pool has swim jets, separate spa, water feature and delicate hand cut glass tile finish. Stone path leads to back patio with Wolf builtin BBQ and grassy play area with mature hedges. There are many more features in this elegant home, high ceilings, crown moldings, ventilating drying system under home, front sitting area, and large front facing balcony looking west. Everything you would want in a home and close to all in a perfect location."