Stunning panoramic ocean & mountain views from the top of the world at Casa de Palmas. A private gate leads up a palm tree-lined driveway to this gorgeous estate. The open floor plan is perfect for entertaining friends & family. A formal entry leads into a sitting room w/ large picture windows showcasing the expansive view. The gourmet kitchen features curly maple cabinets, granite countertops & the formal dining room opens to a spacious deck- ideal for outdoor dining. A large game room opens up onto a private patio, suitable as guest quarters or in-law unit. The detached art studio looks out onto a colorful canyon. An organic garden is located in the sunset zone 16 - a highly desirable and very rare climate that allows the growth of all the types of northern American fruits, as well as subtropical fruits and nuts. The almost three-acre property is fully usable, with room for a pool, tennis court, or whatever you desire! Don't miss the hardscape patio & astronomical observatory w/ a roof that fully opens for stargazing! This one-of-a-kind tropical oasis is 20 minutes to Santa Cruz beaches, 10 minutes to highway 17 & in the desirable happy valley school district.