Located in a privately gated and secluded enclave of Ballard and just steps away from the coveted Ballard School, sits this stunning 5.8 acre custom ranch property. Quality, craftsmanship, and style! Originally built in 1989 was extensively remodeled with a large addition in 2016, this gorgeous home is now approximately 5000 sq. ft., offering 5 bedrooms & 6.5 baths, each bedroom has a private en-suite bathroom. Primary suite and all living on one floor with the exception of one guest bedroom/office & bath located on the second floor. The home's exceptional quality is evident as you enter through the stained-glass front door handmade by a local artisan, Brian McNally and featuring our areas beloved Valley Oak. Cherry wood floors, custom woodwork throughout, solid pine doors, white oak cabinetry, and custom light fixtures adding warmth elegance to each space. Gorgeous chefs kitchen and pantry overlooking the family room with easy access to the outdoor pool yard. Luxurious primary bedroom offers the home's 3rd fireplace, soaring ceilings, two large walk in closets and a fabulous spa-like bath! Outside entertaining for the masses with a huge custom pool overlooking the properties open spaces, outdoor kitchen with pizza oven, bar seating, or cozy up to the outdoor fireplace on a chilly winter evening. Electric car charging station in the detached 2 car garage. Fenced paddock, room for horses, chickens & the like. Dream it, make it happen. This is truly Santa Ynez Valley living at its best!