Cus­tom hill­side home of­fers un­ob­structed panoramic views of the South Bay

The Mercury News - - Real Estate Plus - By Mon­ica Lan­der COR­RE­SPON­DENT

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.

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