4573 Branciforte Drive

Santa Cruz, CA 95065

1/2 Baths
6,391 Sq. Ft.
$297 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.


One-of-a-kind 12.8 acre estate on Branciforte Creek featuring the original 7 BR 6000+SF Mediterranean villa "Casa de Montgomery" built in 1932, with attached guest unit plus an 8000+SF wing built in 1972 that added 17 BR with commercial kitchen, dining hall, high ceilings & ADA hallways, for total 13,955 SF, 26 BR, 6 full baths & 14 half baths. There are engineering, plans & former application to demo everything & rebuild as a 100-bed senior assisted living facility, OR SIMPLY UPDATE THE VILLA AND...

Property Details for 4573 Branciforte Drive

MLS City Name
Building Type
Mediterranean, Other
Garage Spaces
Parking Spaces
Forest / Woods, River / Stream, Valley

Property Details for 4573 Branciforte Drive

StatusContingent - Show
MLS #ML81809848
Days on Market133
HOA Fees-
Condo/Co-op Fees-
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeSingle-Family Homes / Single-Family Homes
Year Built1932
Lot Size12.68 AC / 552,340 SF
CountySanta Cruz County

Listing Agent

Datta Khalsa

Main Street Realtors


P: 831.818.0181

M: (831) 818-0181

DRE #01161050

Contact Agent(s)


Listing Courtesy of Main Street Realtors, Datta Khalsa, DRE #01161050; Sunset Realty, Rossana Grau, DRE #00545739

Building Information for 4573 Branciforte Drive

Stories2Year Built1932Building Size-Lot Size12.68 AC / 552,340 SF

Payment Calculator

$6,351 per month

30 year fixed, 2.95% Interest

Principal and Interest


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Property Information for 4573 Branciforte Drive

    Room Information
  • Additional Rooms: Artist Studio, Basement - Finished, Formal Entry, Laundry Room, Recreation Room, Storage, Workshop
  • Bathroom: Shower and Tub, Stall Shower - 2+, Tubs - 2+
  • Bedrooms: More than One Master Bedroom
  • Dining Room: Formal Dining Room
  • Family Room: Separate Family Room
  • Kitchen: Exhaust Fan
  • Number of Full Bathrooms: 6
  • Number of Half Bathrooms: 14
  • Amenities: High Ceiling , Security Gate
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Fireplaces: 1.0
  • Fireplaces Min: 1
  • Flooring: Unfinished, Vinyl / Linoleum, Wood
  • Living SqFt: 6391
  • Pool: No
  • Security Features: Fire Alarm , Fire System - Sprinkler, Security Fence
  • Special Features: Wheelchair Access, Other
  • Cooling: Other
  • Heating: Fireplace , Forced Air
  • Sewer Septic: Existing Septic
  • Utilities: Propane On Site, Public Utilities
  • Water: River, Storage Tank, Well
  • Garage Parking Features: Other
  • Garage Max: 30
  • Garage Min: 30
Property Details
    Homeowners Association
  • HOA Exists: 0
    Property Details
  • Property Condition: Fixer Upper
  • Area Text: Scotts Valley North
  • Property Faces: East
  • Roof: Rolled Composition, Shingle
  • Subclass: Single Family Home
  • Year Built Source: Assessor
  • Street Number: 4573
  • Street Name: Branciforte
  • Street Suffix: Drive
  • Area ID: 41
    Second Unit Information
  • Second Unit Description: Multi-use
Lot / Property Details
    Building Information
  • Number Of Stories: 2
  • Structure SqFt: 6391
  • Structure SqFt Source: Other
  • Age: 88
    Development Information
  • Construction Type: Stucco, Wood Frame
  • Zoning Detail: A
    Location Information
  • City Limits: No
  • Cross Street: Happy Valley Rd.
  • Directions: Close-in location, 9 min from Santa Cruz, 10 min from Scotts Valley, 9 min from HWY 9. Spectacular creekside setting.
  • Incorporated: No
  • Parcel Number: 100-161-06-000
  • County Name: Santa Cruz
  • City Name: SANTA CRUZ
  • City Postal ID: 64
  • Postal Code: 95065
  • Elementary School: 892
  • Elementary School District: 949
  • High School District Text: Santa Cruz City High
  • High School Text: Santa Cruz High
    Lot Information
  • Foundation: Concrete Block, Masonry Perimeter
  • Horse Property: Possible
  • Horse Property Description: Unimproved
  • Lot Acres: 12.68
  • Lot Description: Grade - Gently Sloped, Grade - Sloped Up , Stream - Year Round
  • Lot Size Area Maximum Units: Square Feet
  • Lot Size Area Minimum Units: Square Feet
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Yard Grounds: Balcony / Patio
Mobile / Manufactured Information
    Other Information
  • Dual Variable: No

Property History for 4573 Branciforte Dr

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Dec 29, 2020


EBRD #ML81809848

Dec 28, 2020

Contingent - Show

MLSListings #ML81809848

Nov 13, 2020

Price Change

EBRD #ML81809848

DateEvent & SourcePrice


EBRD #ML81809848


Contingent - Show

MLSListings #ML81809848


Price Change

EBRD #ML81809848


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Schools near 4573 Branciforte Drive

Happy Valley Elementary SchoolPublicK-61.1 mi
Baymonte Christian SchoolPrivateK-81.7 mi
Merit AcademyPrivate9-122.0 mi
Soquel High SchoolPublic9-123.7 mi

Happy Valley Elementary School

K-6, 1.1 mi, Public


Baymonte Christian School

K-8, 1.7 mi, Private


Merit Academy

9-12, 2.0 mi, Private


Soquel High School

9-12, 3.7 mi, Public


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Listing Courtesy of Main Street Realtors, Datta Khalsa, DRE #01161050; Sunset Realty, Rossana Grau, DRE #00545739

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