Discover Rancho VerdeTucked away in the Santa Ynez Valley sits Rancho Verde, an avid equestrian's dream. This stunning 9.78 acre property features the privacy one dreams of and the convenience one often takes for granted. Lush green pastures and mature landscaping greet you as you enter the park-like paradise through the private gate. The pristine driveway takes you all the way back to the main house, transporting you to another time. Built in 1979 and constructed of hand-cast adobe bricks, the main house sits prominently between three majestic Valley Oaks. Once inside the 3,923 sf luxury home, you can't help but see how the adobe walls, Saltillo tiles, hardwood floors, and fine finishes portray a timeless Spanish Hacienda style with clean lines and modern touches.The 3,923 Sq. Ft. Luxury HomeThe main home is well appointed with 4 bedrooms, 4 baths, spacious formal and informal living rooms, 4 gorgeous fireplaces and impeccable attention to detail. An extensive remodel of the home and property in 2021 includes 3 brand new bathrooms and a Chef's Kitchen with Wolf, Miele and Sub-Zero appliances, farm-style sinks, ice maker, stone countertops, and a large country pantry. The entire south side of the home opens to an impressive, covered patio and enclosed courtyard featuring a pool, hot tub, mature palms, and impeccable landscape design. The courtyard is nothing short of enchanting with its resort-like vibe and sweeping views of the Santa Ynez Mountains. The adobe walls and mature specimen trees embody the spirit of an old California Mission.An Exceptional Equestrian EstateThrough the courtyard a stately wooden door invites you into one of the finest equestrian facilities to come on the market in years. The equestrian portion of the property features a 6-stall barn, 5 large grass pastures, three 44' by 33' dry pens with cover, a 125' by 290' arena with a raised & covered viewing stand, a second 66' by 132' "short court" dressage arena, covered round pen, two large work sheds and plenty of room for the maneuvering and storage of horse trailers. Attached to the barn is a fully equipped 1,000 sf, 2 bedroom, 1 bath guesthouse that includes a kitchen, office, and laundry. One of the most special features of the property is a newly constructed 627 sf custom home theater featuring a 150" screen, and the latest AV equipment, sound deadening, and light blocking systems.Solar Panel SystemsAn extensive solar panel system has been discreetly installed atop the 6-stall horse barn, which has the capacity to, and currently does power the entire property. Additionally, the estate offers a 48 KW backup generator, which supplies electricity to the entire property within seconds in the event of an outage. In either instance, you don't have to rely on the utility company to power this estate. You can enjoy a completely off-grid lifestyle.Additional DetailsFor those with green thumbs, there is a 32-tree orchard and ten 4' by 8' redwood planters with automated drip systems. Also overhauled and included: security systems, irrigation & fencing, outdoor Hestan BBQ with rotisserie and sear burners, 3-car detached garage, and so much more.