“Alondra de los Prados” a 5 acre ranch compound offers an elevated rendition of an Early California Spanish Style manor whose contemporary renovation effortlessly melds both Metro and Rural lifestyles. Featuring the stunning and recently recreated main home, detached & privatized guest accommodations, swimming pool & spa, a highly coveted producing Syrah vineyard with a growing reputation for fine wine, large storage shop-barn and full equestrian facilities boasting a five stall center aisle barn with runs, a professional size arena and turn out, there is little to do but enjoy the country ambiance. Totally renovated and recreated by top notch local craftsmen, this home offers simple elegance, comfortable interiors, and low maintenance living featuring 3 bedrooms with en suite baths, a powder room, beamed and vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, a fabulous great room central island dining and kitchen area, formal living room with fireplace, luxury master suite with fireplace and a fully independent 2 bedroom guest apartment, there is ample living and entertaining space. The expansive grounds feature verdant landscaping and mature trees, pool & patio area, a raised bed veggie garden and fruit orchard which boasts a fabulous large fig tree to entice the gourmet gardener within and compliment your vintner lifestyle offered here. Located in an area known for its quiet serenity, vast mountain vistas and riparian atmosphere near to the Santa Ynez River, Meadowlark Ranches is amazingly close to all conveniences and fine dining being just minutes from charming Santa Ynez or Los Olivos. This 5 acre wine country estate encompasses all aspects for the ideal Santa Ynez Valley Lifestyle.