Rice Ranch - Orcutt, CA

Quick Facts
Price Range
Mid $500s - Low $900s
Home Types
Attached, Single-Family
Number of Homes
New / Resale
New And Resale Homes
Age Restrictions
Construction Dates
2010 - Present
Shea Homes, Woodlands LLC
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Rice Ranch Overview

Rice Ranch is an active lifestyle community in Orcutt, California. The community is situated on over 350 acres of lush meadows, rocky hills, and woodlands. Shea Homes, who took over the community from Woodlands LLC in 2013, offers buyers an array of attached and single-family homes that are customizable to their style and price. The community is a great choice for those looking to stay connected to outdoor recreation with amenities like sports courts, picnic areas, and parks. 

Homebuyers looking for homes for sale in Central California will enjoy Rice Ranch. 

Rice Ranch Amenities

Rice Ranch residents enjoy an expansive list of amenities that encourage homeowners to stay active and engaged in outdoor recreation. These amenities are available at the adjacent Orcutt Community Park. The park's amenities include softball and baseball fields, a basketball court, and a soccer field. Neighbors can also gather at the picnic and barbecue areas. The community park is also home to a playground, pet parks, walking trails, and plenty of natural spaces. 

Rice Ranch Homes and Real Estate

Shea Homes began construction of Rice Ranch in 2010 and offers attached and single-family homes in a variety of collections. Homebuyers can choose between six distinct home collections. 

The Pine Creek townhome collection offers three spacious, open-concept floorplans ranging from 1,746 to 2,056 square feet. These homes have two to three bedrooms and two-and-a-half bathrooms. These homes also feature attached two-car garages. 

The Lagos Collection offers two plans that range from 1,428 to 1,565 square feet. These single-family homes offer two to three bedrooms, den spaces, and two bathrooms. Each home has an attached two-car garage. 

The Costas Collection features four single-family home models. These plans range from 1,583 to 1,939 square feet. The homes include two to four bedrooms, den spaces, and two bathrooms. Every home has an attached two-car garage.

The Valles Collection has two floor plans. These single-family homes range from 2,023 to 2,180 square feet. The spacious homes two bedrooms, den spaces, and two to two-and-a-half bathrooms. Each home also has attached two-and-a-half-car garages. 

The Vina Collection offers two floor plans that range from  2,059 to 2,607 square feet. These single-family homes offer three to six bedrooms, den spaces, and two-and-a-half to four bathrooms. Each home also includes an attached three-car garage. 

The Playas Collection includes four single-family models that range from 2,392 to 3,403 square feet. These homes have two to four bedrooms, den spaces, and two-and-a-half to three bathrooms. The spacious models also have two- to three-car charges. 

Rice Ranch Lifestyle

Residents of Rice Ranch enjoy a luxurious lifestyle with ample recreation in a naturally stunning setting. As the community grows residents get to decide and plan what clubs and activities they would like offered. Meanwhile, they can bask in the active lifestyle with the new 26-acre community park and sports complex. Residents can currently challenge neighbors to games of basketball, soccer, or softball. Meet new friends with holiday parties or beer tastings. Find other dog lovers with Pooch Stock. Rice Ranch provides several ways to stay physically active and involved with the community.

Surrounding Area

Rice Ranch is beautifully situated in Central California in Orcutt, which is north of Santa Barbara. Just minutes away is the charming old-town Orcutt that offers easy access to fine dining, a wide variety of art galleries and museums and local theatre and performing arts. A short drive away you can find Far West Tavern, Santa Maria Country Club, Trader Joes, Vons, Costco and Home Depot. When your next destination is farther, Santa Barbara Airport is approximately 60 miles away.

There are many outdoor activities and recreation in the surrounding area that take full advantage of the year-round beautiful weather. Camping, boating, and hiking trails are dominant in the area. Miles of sandy beaches and the exceptional Central Coast wine country are just a few of the endless options to experience. For the best in luxurious active lifestyle living, look no further than Rice Ranch in the Central Coast.

Available Models & Floor Plans

Pine Creek Collection

Price RangeMid $500s

The Pine Creek Collection includes three floorplans that range from 1,746 to 2,041 square feet in size. They include two or three bedrooms, two-and-a-half baths, and attached two-car garages.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage

The Meadows at Rice Ranch

Price RangeLow $700s

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Birchwood1786 - 21513 - 432 - 3
Willowglen1968 - 23413 - 432 - 3
Greenfield2004 - 22183 - 432 - 3
Oakride2242 - 34983 - 432 - 3
Crestview2497 - 31133 - 62.5 - 3.52 - 3

The Groves at Rice Ranch

Price RangeLow $800s

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Barrington1940 - 30183 - 42.5 - 3.53
Ashford2160 - 22033 - 42.5 - 32 - 3
Cambridge2400 - 253832.53
Devonshire2438 - 24543 - 42.53
Windsor2771 - 31863 - 433

Lagos Collection

Price RangeMid $500s - High $500s

The Lagos Collection offers models range from 1,428 to 1,565 square feet. These homes maximize living areas by efficiently using all of the space. They feature two or three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a two-car garage.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Zaca14282 + Den22
Cachuma15652 + Den - 322

Costas Collection

Price RangeMid $500s - High $500s

The Costas Collection makes sure every detail is perfect from the architecture to the paint color. There are four floor plans ranging from 1,583 to 1,939 square feet that offer an open and welcoming setting. These homes include two to four bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a two-car garage.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Monaco15832 - 2 + Den22
Monterey II17452 + Den - 322
Savona17763 + Den - 422
Nice19392 + Den22

Valles Collection

Price RangeMid $500s - Mid $500s

The Valles Collection is all about providing you with options. From 2,023 to 2,180 square feet, these homes feature two bedrooms, two or two-and-a-half bathrooms, and a two or two-and-a-half-car garage.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Corbett20232 + Den22
Genova21802 + Den2.52.5

Vina Collection

Price RangeMid $500s - Low $700s

The Vina Collection is designed for open areas and entertaining purposes. Models range from 2,059 to 2,607 square feet and have three to six bedrooms, two-and-a-half or four bathrooms, and a three-car garage. These homes offer options such as a den, gathering room, and even a home theater room.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Veneto20593 + Den - 42.53
Catalonia26074 + Den - 6 + Den43

Playas Collection

Price RangeHigh $500s - Mid $700s

The Playas Collection is where buyers can find open space with ten-foot ceilings. These homes offer one and two-story plans ranging from 2,392 to 3,403 square feet. These designs offer two to four bedrooms, two-and-a-half to three-and-a-half bathrooms, and a two or three-car garage.

Model NameSq. Ft.BedsBathsGarage
Avila23922 + Den - 42.53
Carmel25512 + Den - 3 + Den3.52
Morro27622 + Den - 32.53
Alicante34033 + Den33

Rice Ranch Amenities

Shea Homes at Rice Ranch Amenities

Homeowners can enjoy the following amenities at Shea Homes at Rice Ranch:

  • 2 Softball/Baseball Fields
  • Full Basketball Court
  • Soccer Fields
  • Picnic Area
  • BBQ Area
  • Playground
  • 2 Pet Parks
  • Parks & Natural Space

Rice Ranch Summit Club Amenities

Residents of Rice Ranch may purchase access to the following amenities available at the Summit Club:

  • Clubhouse
  • Multipurpose Room
  • Indoor Lounge
  • Fitness Center
  • Yoga Studio
  • Demonstration Kitchen
  • Table Tennis
  • Billiards
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Outdoor Patio
  • Whirlpool Spa
  • 2 Bocce Ball Courts
  • 2 Pickleball Courts
  • Basketball Court
  • Outdoor Gathering Areas
  • Barbecue Area
  • Fire Pit
  • Event Lawn
  • Walking Trails

Rice Ranch Clubs, Groups, Activities & Classes

There are plenty of activities available in Rice Ranch. Here is a sample of some of the clubs, activities and classes offered here.

  • Basketball
  • Beer Tastings
  • Holiday Parties
  • Pooch Stock
  • Soccer
  • Softball

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