Elegant 2-story Mediterranean in the coveted North of Montana neighborhood of Santa Monica. Situated on a tree-lined street, this updated home features an open floor plan with soaring ceilings, rich hardwood floors and huge arched windows. Dramatic custom wrought iron staircase leads to four bedrooms upstairs, all en-suite with recently updated tile, stone and fixtures. The expansive master suite features a large sitting area, spa-like bath and dual walk-in closets. The lower level offers a fifth bedroom suite, a home office with built-in desk and cabinets, and a charming powder room. The updated gourmet kitchen features granite counters, island, updated appliances and 2 large pantries. Kitchen opens to both formal dining room and a large family room with additional built-ins and a bar area. The private backyard is enhanced by mature trees and a covered patio. There is ample room for a pool, play set or sport court.