- Approximately 1.24 acres of land in the desirable Lower Carolands of Hillsborough
- Flowing two-level design with 6 bedrooms and 6 full bathrooms and 2 half-baths
- Recently remodeled throughout to highlight a sleek, modern aesthetic
- Approximately 6,509 square feet of living space (per digital floor plans)
- Oak hardwood floors, tall open-beam ceilings and picture window views
- Spacious main level includes the living-and-dining room ensemble, a sun-filled executive’s office, a chef’s kitchen with walk-in pantry plus a spacious family room with fireplace and outdoor access
- Two main-level bedrooms including the beautiful master suite
- Lower level includes a recreation room, home cinema and four bedroom suites, including a master suite
- Attached 3-car garage with epoxy flooring and abundant storage
- Other features include a laundry room with washer/dryer hookups, emergency fire sprinklers and convenient Nest thermostats
- Stunning grounds intertwined with Zen-inspired gardens and a flowing stream
- Easy access to upscale shopping, fine dining, golfing and commute routes
- Located in the coveted Hillsborough Public School District, which offers a nationally rated private school environment at public facilities (buyer to confirm enrollment)
Sequestered by towering redwoods and flourishing privacy trees, this recently remodeled residence is set on approximately 1.24 acres of natural California woodland. Gracefully flowing over two levels, the surprisingly spacious design boasts classic mid-century appeal. Host an elegant forest-view soirée in the expansive living-and-dining room ensemble, then move festivities to the family room with fireplace, where glass doors flow out to an al fresco terrace. Catering will be a breeze in the marble finished chef’s kitchen with large walk-in pantry, where a sunny breakfast nook invites everyday socializing and relaxation. Guests will surely congregate in the lower-level recreation area with cinema room, which has plush theater seating and built-in A/V for a fully immersive film screening experience. Personal accommodations include a master suite, a guest bedroom and hallway bath, plus four additional bedroom suites downstairs, one of which has separate access for an au pair. The lush grounds have stone walkways that meander past a flowing year-round stream, and mature trees offer shade for the numerous outdoor sitting areas. Rounding out this fantastic home’s appeal is its convenient town-and-country location, with access to shopping and dining in downtown Burlingame, numerous top-tier golf courses and various open space preserves for exercise and recreation.
A WALK THROUGH THE HOME
Positioned below Hayne Road and set behind privacy trees, the residence is introduced by a paved motorcourt. The entire scene is enveloped in a serene park-like setting of redwoods, Japanese maples, heritage oak trees and ferns. A flowing year-round stream trickles across the property, culminating in an actual swimming hole below the home. Wooden gates open to a small bridge that spans a charming Koi pond at the main pedestrian entrance. The façade presents a pagoda-like Japanese aesthetic with clay roof tiles and overhanging rafters. A slate-lined staircase ascends to the front landing area with glass-inset front door.
A sun-filled foyer introduces the wide-plank oak hardwood floors, chrome fixtures and recessed lights found throughout the entire home. Natural light floods in through a tall window near the coat closet.
A towering ceiling with exposed beams rises above this vast and inviting gathering space. Numerous skylights offer natural luminance and glorious art glass light fixtures present a sophisticated ambiance. A glass enclosed decorative gas fireplace offers warmth. A door to the wrap-around deck invites indoor-outdoor flow.
Customized cabinetry and library shelving are augmented by a built-in wood-slab workstation in this versatile office space. Sliding glass doors open to the wrap-around deck while picture windows flood the space with sunlight.
Chef’s Kitchen with Breakfast Nook
The refreshed chef’s kitchen has stone tile flooring, abundant crisp white cabinetry, gleaming marble countertops and a long center island with prep sink. A cathedral ceiling with exposed beams and skylights rises above. Ambient and task illumination is provided by recessed lights, under-cabinet LED lighting and a bay window overlooking the gardens. The deep stainless-steel sink has a handy pot-filler. In the breakfast nook, a sliding glass door opens to a side deck. Appliances by GE Monogram include conventional and convection wall ovens, a dishwasher and a 6-burner cooktop with ventilation hood. Additional appliances include a Sub-Zero side-by-side refrigerator and a Summit flat-surface 2-burner cooktop. A large pantry room has extensive storage.
Family Room & Powder Room 1
Separated from the living-and-dining ensemble by a tall partition, the family room has a towering beamed cathedral ceiling. A glass enclosed gas fireplace is finished with a marble surround. Two divided light French doors open to the wrap-around deck. Massive picture windows and clerestories offer natural light and forest views. A sliding glass door opens to a side terrace. The nearby powder room has a Durvit commode and a single-sink vanity. Steps flow down to the laundry room with washer/dryer hookups and storage. A door accesses the attached 3-car attached garage with epoxy flooring and storage.
Bedroom and Bathroom
Located at the end of the home, the main-level guest bedroom has a sliding glass door to a side deck, a vaulted ceiling with tongue-and-groove paneling and a wardrobe closet with mirrored sliding door. A nearby bathroom services this level has tile flooring, a furniture quality single-sink vanity, a large wall mirror, wall sconce lighting and a glass-enclosed overhead shower with spray wand.
Master Bedroom Suite
The main-level master bedroom suite has oak flooring, a vaulted ceiling with skylights and clerestory windows, garden views, a sliding glass door to a private deck and a walk-in closet with natural lighting. The spacious skylit master suite has a single-sink vanity, a bay window alcove and a glass-enclosed tile shower.
Lower Level Recreation, Home Theater & Powder Room
An expansive recreation room on the lower level has plenty of space for a billiards table. Features include oak flooring, a sitting area, a glass-enclosed gas fireplace and four sliding glass doors to a wrap-around ground-level deck. A nearby powder room has a single-sink vanity. The home cinema room includes a wall-mounted Vizio HDTV, wiring for A/V and 6.1 surround sound speakers plus comfy theater seats.
Lower Level Bedroom Suites
Three comfortable bedroom suites on the lower level have oak floors, wardrobe storage closets, garden views and a tiled en suite bathroom with shower and/or tub. A larger lower-level master bedroom suite would be perfect for an au pair, with a door to the front grounds, picture windows with garden views and a customized walk-in closet. The lavish en suite bath has two separate single-sink vanities, wall mirrors with LED frames, glass partition for the commode, deep soaking tub and a shower with rainspout spigot.
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