Home of the Week: Tuscan-style villa in Ventura County
Set behind wrought-iron gates and sitting on a hill facing the ocean, this Tuscan-style villa in Ventura County was designed for large-scale entertaining.
Stone was used extensively in the estate, which was built in 2008. (Thomas Ploch)
Location: 750 Camino Tierra Santa, Camarillo 93010
Asking price: $6.9 million
Year built: 2008
Builder-designer: Don Glen Boehm
House size: Five bedrooms, 51/2 bathrooms, about 12,000 square feet
Lot size: 2.78 acres
Features: Includes 1,894 square feet of indoor/outdoor living space, 1,153-square-foot garage with a gym and tanning room, grand entry, two-story living room, two dining rooms, arching masonry and stone walls, hand-carved woodwork, stone crown molding, indoor and outdoor fireplaces and wine coolers, multiple balconies, guest quarters plus a guest house, two-booth recording studio, game/event room, salon with hair cutting bay and nail station
About the area: In the first half of the year, 180 single-family homes sold in the 93010 ZIP Code at a median price of $410,000, according to DataQuick. That was a 1.2% price increase from the first half last year.
Agent: Janet Caminite, Sotheby's International Realty, (805) 896-7767
To submit a candidate for Home of the Week, send high-resolution color photos on a CD, written permission from the photographer to publish the images and a description of the house to Lauren Beale, Business, Los Angeles Times, 202 W. 1st St., Los Angeles, CA 90012. Send questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.