Among the truly great and unique homes in all of Santa Monica, 428 Alta delivers a wonderful and unique compound on a private oversized lot. Highly expanded and remodeled in the last few years and crafted by Ramirez Design Studio, the architecture and design elements combine the finishes, comfort and grace of the Arts and Crafts period overlayed with a modern California vibe. The gardens and landscaping are inspiring and feature a solar/saline pool, beautiful koi pond, mature tropical foliage, hedges and trees. A private guest house is nestled in the back corner across from the 2 car garage which has been converted into a great functioning architecture studio. The main house features incredible indoor/outdoor spaces, soaring wood clad and beamed ceilings and inspiring architectural elements and antiquities. The kitchen is a gourmet chef's dream and the master suite is exquisite, with both an indoor and outdoor sleeping rooms. 428 Alta is a 4 star resort in your own back yard.