Cliff May 1954 Santa Paula
Built in 1954, original Cliff May Homes Model 3212
Situated at the end of a private country road in the sought after Oaks neighborhood known for its century old oak trees, Cliff May’s design harkens back to early California, blending effortlessly with the historic town of Santa Paula.
Thoughtfully sited, the home’s bucolic setting creates the classic California indoor/outdoor living experience. Floor to ceiling glass and French doors draw occupants to the surrounding gardens and private swimmer’s pool extending the interior program to the environment.
Gabled roof with glass windows throughout compliment other original details. An original kitchen opens to the dining area and living room with a gas burning fireplace and well preserved wooden built-ins. Master bedroom with a wall of glass and its own bathroom, two guest bedrooms share an additional full bathroom. The current owner has installed new wood floors, new cherry baseboards, new appliances, modified one bedroom which doubles as a den opening to the pool replicating the original panel and mill work for preservation of design. An additional studio off the carport is used as a home office. There is a garden shed and a wood shed on the property.The yard is terraced and fenced. A private lanai area is perfect for al fresco dining.
With room to expand on the near half acre site, a site plan is available with a concept for an additional carport with added storage. The original Cliff may drawings are available for review.
Just a short drive to the coastal towns of Ventura, Santa Barbara and Ojai. Only 50 miles from Los Angeles, the perfect retreat or full time residence.
This rare offering is an affordable match for the architectural purist or buyers looking for a quieter Town and Country life style.