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  • Writer's picturePrinceton North

​$46.5M Estate Ellen DeGeneres Just renovated

Updated: Oct 20, 2023

The Montecito real estate scene has been buzzing with excitement lately, and it's not just because of its stunning coastal properties or its star-studded residents. A recent addition to this paradise of luxury properties has caught the attention of many, and it's none other than Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi.

Nestled on an 8-acre expanse, the Pompeiian Court estate, dating back to 1919, has undergone a remarkable transformation. It's emerged from a meticulous renovation that has breathed new life into this iconic property. The result is a sanctuary of tranquility and elegance, a true embodiment of the concept of quiet luxury.

The estate comprises not only the main residence but also extensive grounds and four additional structures, each with its own unique character. Together, these elements create a lifestyle experience like no other, seamlessly blending modern living with timeless beauty.

As you approach the estate down a private 1/4 mile drive, you're greeted by a majestic row of ancient olive trees and a chardonnay vineyard, setting the stage for the grand reveal of the Roman courtyard residence. This location, a stone's throw away from both the Upper and Lower Villages and the pristine beaches, offers the best of both worlds – proximity to everything you desire while providing a tranquil retreat.

The architecture is nothing short of exemplary, perfectly complemented by the latest amenities and design elements. It's a true testament to how classic charm can harmonize with modern comforts, offering a lifestyle that's nothing short of extraordinary.

While the buzz surrounding Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi's involvement with this estate is yet to be officially confirmed, one thing is certain – this Montecito gem has captured the imagination of luxury real estate enthusiasts and celebrities alike. With its rich history and newfound splendor, the Pompeiian Court estate promises an epic lifestyle to whoever chooses to call it home.

Whether it's Ellen and Portia or another discerning buyer, the allure of Montecito's luxury properties continues to shine brightly, and Pompeiian Court is a prime example of why this community remains one of California's most sought-after places to reside.

If the allure of Montecito's real estate has captured your imagination, and you're in pursuit of your own piece of luxury living in this coastal paradise, don't hesitate to get in touch. Your dream home could be just a message away. (805) 455-9066,

Photos courtesy of Village Properties Riskin Partners


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