Built in 1964 / Rebuilt in 2001
5 Bedrooms 2 ½ Baths
3,300 +/- square feet of living space
.48 +/- acre lot
A Happy Valley Treasure ~ This beautifully crafted New England traditional style two-story home captures one’s heart and soul. Rebuilt in 2001, the home is set on a .48 +/- private acre lot and is meticulously landscaped with a secured gate. This exquisite property is tucked off the main road and has a grand yet intimate appeal with a beautifully designed yard. The abundant foliage and surrounding hills offer incredible beauty. The interior of the home matches the exterior with a grand, but warm entrance and a very fluid floor plan that accommodates daily living as well as entertaining. Interior detailing is thoughtful with exceptional millwork including beautiful wainscoting and oversized crown and trim.
The large formal dining room and living room are oriented next to the kitchen in such a way so as to achieve the requisite sophistication while maintaining an open floor plan. The French doors bring sunlight to the formal dining room while the classic wainscoting exudes elegance.
The stunning and sophisticated living room serves as a perfect conversation area. The focal point of the room is the beautiful fireplace with its striking oversized mantel. This is accented by classic moulding, beautiful windows and wood floors.
The wonderful family room off of the kitchen has walls of custom built-in cabinets and shelves for books and entertainment, vaulted ceilings, two skylights and a gas fireplace with marble surround providing a convivial focal point in this light-filled family room. A wall of windows with a sliding door opens onto the backyard.
Form and function are exquisitely expressed in the artistically customized chef’s kitchen with granite countertops, white cabinetry, 5-burner stove, double-oven, Sub Zero refrigerator and a large walk-in pantry. A massive island provides the welcome surface area that any chef covets. A built-in desk offers convenience. The informal eating area has a sliding glass door that open to the serene backyard.
The lovely second floor master suite is a peaceful retreat with a beautiful fireplace, coffered ceiling, plantation shutters and a sitting area overlooking the majestic views. The large walk-in closet provides ample space. The luxurious master bath offers a jetted tub, separate shower, water closet and a double vanity.
Three spacious bedrooms are located upstairs and boast beautiful views and an abundance of natural light. The closets each have built-in closet organizers. A separate full bath has a double vanity and a separate water closet.
The office/optional 5th bedroom is located off of the entry and has beautiful built-in cherry desk and shelving.
The majestic yard is beautifully designed, meticulously maintained and provides perfect privacy. The well designed outdoor living spaces include a level lawn area, a putting green, children’s play area and two outdoor patios. A built in barbeque, bar completes this delightful entertainment environment.
• Security System
• 2 Zone Heating and Air-Conditioning
• Surround Sound in Master Bedroom and Family Room
• Located only minutes from downtown Lafayette, BART and freeway access.
• Located near top rated Lafayette schools.
Offered at $1,750,000 Shown by appointment only with 24 hour notice.