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Location: Painter Artist: Interior Designer Construction Completed:

Pebble Beach, California Shelley Cost Roger Harned 2007

Photography and Design Copyright Š 2014 Marta Karpiel. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form without consent of the publisher. -7-

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INTRODUCTION TO VILLA OKEANOS Villa Okeanos - Envisioned for Royalty, this magnificent authentic Greek Villa is nestled above the prestigious 17 mile Drive and stares at spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean. The Stunning masterwork of this splendor shows perfect symmetry with its Doric Columns, gold leaf hand painted domes inspired by the titian and Giovanni Battista Tiepolo and authentic Murano glass artisan lighting. The illumination highlights the and chiseled Montignac French Limestone floors, reflecting a perfect harmony of authentic Ancient Greek principles combined with the most luxurious modern amenities without the slightest compromise. This complex work of art near 8,000 square feet with its five in-suites and guest house, achieves the seamless execution of artistic inspiration following the heritage of European architecture. Villa Okeanos with its precision of craftsmanship sets apart this timeless Pebble Beach landmark.

Main House + Guest House

Total of Six Suites

Seven Bedrooms •

Six Bathrooms

Two Laundry Rooms

Two Master Suites

Three Car garage


Perched upon two secluded acres rising above the world famous 17 Mile Drive with majestic, breathtaking Pacific Ocean views. Your private intimate setting for watching the whales pass by.



Patterned in European design, exterior limestone molding created by Christopher DeRose of Santa Barbara.

Distressed and chiseled Montignac Limestone tile imported from France. 10


Antique lumber, hand-planed distressed, glazed and waxed Douglas fir beamed ceilings by Scott Coulter Soaring, crafted in European style. • Imported Italian Murano vases converted into glass wall scones light fixtures designed by Antiques dealer Luciano from Venetian Handblown Scavo Glass Urns. • Custom Hand-crafted hallway iron wall sconces retrieved from Piedmont Estate are gold leafed and bronze accented. • Custom designed grand stone fireplace by Christopher DeRose of Santa Barbara carved from Chambertin French Limestone. • Custom old world iron craftsmen throughout.



Timeless, inspired by European Masters such as Titian and Giovanni Battista Tiepolo domed ceilings enriched with gold leaf rim and family crest adorned by artist Shelley Cost. • Leafed 24 karat gold drapery rods with custom designed drapery fabrics imported from France and Italy.








Hand distressed and chiseled fine Chambertin limestone pieces imported from a quarry in France are in various patterns for the main living spaces. From the Bond pattern in the Kitchen and Patio to a more formal herringbone design with border in the Dinning Room and Music Room, the flooring is ultimately completed by an extravagant Versailles style 18 inch piece diamond shape in the Living Room. • Ceiling decorated by hand glazed, distressed and waxed beams in the Kitchen and sensibly detailed in old world style vintage lumber with hand-carved corbels in the Living Room. • Entire cabinetry is custom designed, glazed, hand-planed, distressed, stained, and waxed to give a distinctive and exquisite aged, antique appearance.






The Foyer welcomes you with a custom designed wrought iron door and ceiling dome, Tiepolo-inspired painting by Shelley Cost.

Great Entry limestone floor enhanced by handmade Family’s Greek heritage tiles. 26

Doric order symmetrical columns perfectly inspired by the classic Parthenon.

Integral Venetian rich luster plaster throughout. 27 19

Coffered ceiling crafted with French Traditions designed by Christopher DeRose of Santa Barbara.

A gold-leafed filigree iron gate graces the entrance to the Music Room and Master Suite. 28




Each Guest En-suite has French doors leading to terrace overlooking ocean views or lavish gardens.


Bleached, hand-planed, distressed, and waxed Walnut doors in each Bedroom. Honduran mahogany custom paneled windows and doors. 33



Privately situated guest house with two Bedrooms, full Kitchen, Living room and terrace overlooking the Pacific Ocean.





Professionally designed lavish landscaping with numerous walkways, courtyards and a blissful Greek goddess garden. 40

Enclosed courtyard with large pizza oven by Mugnaini imported from Italy.




Ideal for world-class entertaining, imported limestone terraces perfected for impressionistic unforgettable Pacific Ocean Sunset views.



INTERIOR Spectacular Pacific Ocean Views Secluded on two acres above 17 Mile Drive Integral rich luster Venetian plaster throughout Imported hand distressed and chiseled Montignac French Limestone Imported from France designer drapery fabrics Imported Italian Murano glass vases converted into glass wall sconce light fixtures Gold leafed and bronze wall sconces by Panache Crafted in European style from antique lumber, planed, distressed, glazed, and waxed ceilings Antique French mirrors


REVEALS 24 karat gold leafed drapery rods Domed ceilings enriched with gold leaf adorned by world class artist Hand planed, bleached, and distressed rich Walnut floors Honduran mahogany custom paneled exterior doors and windows Integrated phone and intercom system Waterworks nickel bathroom fixtures Bronze Rocky Mountain hinges and hardware Radiant heat throughout Back up electrical generator on site



PEBBLE BEACH Set on the striking Monterey Peninsula coastline, the private enclave of Pebble Beach has become one of the world’s most prestigious addresses to reside. With the majestic 17 Mile Drive, eight world-class golf courses, four deluxe resorts, and magnificent architectural mansions, Pebble Beach has become an unforgettable and legendary place. • Okeanos Villa is located above the world famous 17 Mile Drive, minutes from the award winning Pebble Beach Lodge and spectacular ocean front Pebble Beach Golf Links golf course.





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Villa Okeanos, Pebble Beach, California  

Villa Okeanos – Pebble Beach Palatial Estate. Envisioned for royalty, this magnificent authentic Greek Villa is nestled above the prestigiou...

Villa Okeanos, Pebble Beach, California  

Villa Okeanos – Pebble Beach Palatial Estate. Envisioned for royalty, this magnificent authentic Greek Villa is nestled above the prestigiou...