Crestview with a View! Five bedrooms plus large bonus room/office.
• 4 full bathrooms, 1 powder room • Approximately 4,538 sq. ft. • 1.61 Acre lot • Completely remodeled in 2005 • Single level with only one step down into the living room • Separate West and South wings • Gated entry • The experience of this home begins with the front entrance patio, a tranquil space with a waterlily pond and jaw-dropping 180° view of downtown Orinda and the San Pablo/Briones Reservoir • Extensive custom features include designer paints, upgraded millwork throughout, hand-picked lighting, solid core doors, 8-inch baseboards, upgraded crown molding, oak hardwood flooring throughout, newer JELD-WEN windows and six skylights • Grand entrance has a gorgeous built-in bookcase and custom iron chandeliers • The formal living room has French doors on each side – one taking advantage of the serene views and the other leading out to the backyard. The living room boasts a beautiful gas starting fireplace and custom mantle, marble hearth, and slate patios on each side • Dining room features double French doors leading to the new Trex deck in the backyard • The gourmet kitchen is both the center of the home and a chef’s paradise, as it overlooks the family room with clear sightlines to the backyard and pool yard. Nothing was forgotten in this stunning kitchen featuring granite countertops, 5-burner gas cooktop, stainless steel appliances, 3 sinks with garbage disposals, double ovens, an espresso bar, refrigerator, two dishwashers, pantry, wine refrigerator and desk space • The family room features double French doors facing east and west; one leads to the backyard, and the other to the pool, built-in bookshelves, and a gas starting fireplace with a custom mantle and granite hearth • The master suite is a private retreat in itself with inspiring views, a gas fireplace with a custom mantle and hearth, and a large walk-in closet with custom cedar-lined shelving • The tranquil ensuite master bathroom features double sinks with Carrera marble counters, a sunken tub with jets, water closet and a large separate shower with a built-in bench and limestone flooring • The ‘West Wing’ features 2 oversized bedroom suites, each with an ensuite bathroom, skylight, and large closet with custom shelving • The ‘South Wing’ has 2 identical bedrooms, each with a skylight and large closet. The hall bathroom has Carrera marble counter and floors, and a large shower • The laundry room has marble floors, granite counters, custom cabinets and a sink • Entertainers dream backyard features a Bocce ball court with lights, plenty of room for seating, large artificial turf area, new Trex decking, and exterior lighting displaying the gorgeous oak trees • The solar heated pool is located in its own secure yard for peace-of-mind. • Lush landscaping in the front and back with attention to drought resistant or low water usage • Oversized 2 car detached garage with plenty of room to build an additional 3 car garage and still have enough room to park another 8 or more cars • Additional features of this beautiful home include cedar-lined closets, 2 HVAC systems, 2 storage rooms beneath the house, composition shingle roof, owned solar for the house and an electric car charging station