One of the best buys in North of Montana! Welcome to this timelessly elegant Mediterranean estate in the highly coveted neighborhoods of Santa Monica. Spacious beyond measure, the home offers incredible scale over three levels with 5 bedrooms and 6.5 baths. Enter through a stunning 25-foot central hall galleria with luxurious marble flooring and a double curved staircase. Flanking the sunlit entry is a gorgeous step down living room with fireplace on one side and a distinguished office/library with built in bookcases on the other. Beyond the galleria is a dramatic formal dining room with fireplace on one side and a perfectly placed maids/guest suite on the other. Across the back is an expansive family/great room with fireplace adjacent to a substantial cook's kitchen complete with breakfast bar, Viking appliances, newer Miele dishwasher, SubZero refrigerator, Uline wine and beverage fridges, and double sinks. Bifold sliding doors open to flagstone and grassy patio gardens with BBQ and sparkling swimmers pool with waterfall and jacuzzi. Up the grand staircase with wrought iron bannisters is the plush primary suite with fireplace, pitched beamed ceilings, separate his and hers baths (one with steam shower, the other with infinity tub) and dual walk-in closets. Across the landing sit a pair of sizable guest suites, each with full bath, walk-in closet and balcony. Downstairs is an enormous entertainment/game room with wet bar, home theater setup, beverage fridge, guest suite and laundry room with access to the backyard. Enter the two car garage with storage, built ins and bike racks from the alley. Quality appointments throughout include Artisan designed fireplaces and built ins, vintage lighting, high ceilings, rich hardwood, stone and cork flooring, moldings, arched windows and portals, custom plantation shutters, marble finishes, recessed lighting, Smart Home, music speaker system, security system, owned solar panels and more! Also available for lease $16,900 per month.