Custom hillside home offers unobstructed panoramic views of the South Bay
Partially fenced, the .75-acre property at 7162 Wooded Lake Drive features about 3,040 square feet of living space with four bedrooms and three bathrooms. This home is in a private enclave of four homes and backs up to the hillsides and trails of the Almaden Quicksilver County Park $2,388,888. Shown by appointment only. ReMax Real Estate Services, Jessie Wanless, 408-391-6212, JESSIERE@aol.com. For a virtual tour, visit http://tours.ewalk.com/836207.
Custom hillside home in the coveted Almaden Valley Country Club neighborhood offers unobstructed panoramic views of the South Bay framed by walls of windows in just about every room.
Embraced by towering oak trees and natural terrain, the private oasis of tranquility offers expansive decks and multiple outdoor entertaining spaces. Meandering paths connect terraced gardens with rock walls. Partially fenced, the .75-acre property at 7162 Wooded Lake Drive is located in a private enclave of four homes and backs up to the picturesque hillsides and trails of the Almaden Quicksilver County Park and its more than 4,100 protected acres along the Capitancillos Ridge.
Custom lit front landscaping creates a dramatic entry into this custom home. Despite being removed from the sounds and pace of the city, the property boasts an ideal location with convenient access to downtown shopping, commute routes and top-rated schools including Williams Elementary, Bret Harte Middle and Leland High School. All the amenities of the private Almaden Golf and Country Club are also a golfcart ride away and include an 18-hole championship golf course, clubhouse, tennis courts, swimming pavilion, fitness center and pro shop.
The home showcases about 3,040 square feet of living space with four bedrooms, three bathrooms, lower level suite of rooms, 1,000-bottle wine cellar/tasting room, eat-in gourmet kitchen, and private access from just about every room. Gleaming hardwood floors flow throughout most of the home.
Dramatic vaulted ceilings and walls of windows welcome an abundance of natural light into the entrance and formal rooms. A fireplace and wet bar discreetly hidden in built-in cabinetry anchor the step down living room. The adjacent formal dining room is spacious for large gatherings.
The updated eat-in kitchen features a generous casual dining space surrounded by windows and access to a private Trex deck ideal for morning coffee, afternoon snacks or dining under the stars.
The well-appointed kitchen features custom cabinetry including rainwater glass paneled doors, pull out shelving, and granite counters and backsplash, wine storage, island and breakfast bar. In addition to a built-in SubZero refrigerator, there are dual Thermador ovens, Jenn Air cooktop, Whirlpool dishwasher and stainless sink.
One wing of the home is dedicated to three private bedrooms including the master bedroom suite that also features a vaulted ceiling, custom up lighting and a perfect vista from the wall of windows. A nearby microwave and mini refrigerator is convenient for a late night snack. The stylish master bath features single French door access to a balcony and stairs that connect to the front driveway entrance. Natural light pours into the bathroom via the large windows and a skylight. There are radiant heated tile floors with marble accents, soaking tub and oversized shower that offers privacy but an amazing view window as well. The dual-sink vanity features custom cabinetry, brushed nickel faucets, and granite counter. A walk-in closet lined in cedar features custom built-in cabinetry with glass doors and natural light.
Two additional bedrooms in this wing are spacious. One has a built-in desk, bookcases and large wall closet. The other bedroom has a walk-in closet and sliding access to a private deck and a private entrance.
A full bathroom is tastefully updated with mosaic glass tile accents, ceramic tile flooring, dual-sink vanity and updated fixtures.
A lower level suite of rooms offers so many opportunities to customize for a variety of needs including multigenerational living.
There is a full bathroom and two expansive rooms, each with access to the outside areas including spacious decks on two sides. One room has a gas fireplace and wall of built-in cabinetry perfect for flat screen, media equipment or library. A
walk-around bar equipped with sink and refrigerator is ideal for a possible game or bonus room or home theater, or consider turning it into a kitchenette and creating a private one-bedroom apartment for in-laws, guests, or au pair. The second room has a walk-in closet and currently has a built-in workstation and cabinetry, but it could easily be converted into a luxurious bedroom.
Additional features include custom stained glass front door, long and private driveway, a three-car garage with one bay that opens on both sides, two HVAC units, expansive basement space for additional storage, spacious mudroom/ laundry room, raised garden beds, ample room to expand or customize the back and side yards with RV/boat parking, additional gardens and features. Price: $2,388,888. Shown by appointment only. Listing Agent: ReMax Real Estate Services, Jessie Wanless, 408-391-6212, JESSIERE@ aol.com. For a virtual tour, visit http://tours.ewalk. com/836207.
The well-appointed kitchen features custom cabinetry, pull out shelving, granite counters and backsplash, wine storage, island and breakfast bar. The formal dining room is spacious for large gatherings and the adjacent step down living room features a fireplace and a wet bar discreetly hidden in built-in cabinetry. The master bedroom suite features a vaulted ceiling, custom up lighting and a perfect vista from the wall of windows.