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A warm welcome: Nestled on an expansive 2.7-acre lot within the prestigious Graystone Estates in the Almaden foothills, this luxury property offers sweeping panoramic western vistas of the valley and the Santa Cruz Mountain range. Here, sophistication and comfort seamlessly intertwine, inviting you into a world of refined elegance.
Custom designed and built in 1987: The journey into this captivating estate is truly enchanting. The chateauesque-style façade is a masterpiece of design and grandeur, beckons with its symphony of advancing and receding panes, and a complex roofline adorned with intricate detailing. A curved brick double stairway, known as 'perron' in French, leads you to the dramatic two-story covered landing with a 'basket-handle flat arch' which is an essential design element of a chateau. Adorned with topiaries and a glass chandelier, this landing serves as a prelude to the character and detail that lies within.
Foyer: The grand entryway unfolds, bathing the interior in the gentle embrace of natural light through expansive picture windows. The sitting room, also known as the formal living room, frames the captivating beauty of Almaden Valley, presenting a picturesque canvas of serenity.
Dining Room: Open balcony overlooking the foyer and living room, large view windows, elegant cofferred boxed ceiling and herringbone-patterned wood flooring tells a story of timeless beauty.
Throughout the home: Stepped tray, coffered, and cathedral ceilings grace the space, offering a tapestry of depth and texture reminiscent of european-inspired dwellings, and curved walls replace sharp corners, imparting a comfortable and inviting vibe.
Floor plan: The graceful flow seamlessly marries sophistication with comfort. This tri-level 6738+/- custom-built residence boasts six bedrooms and five bathrooms. The possibilities are limitless, with living quarters designed to accommodate extended family, guests, and live-in care providors. A private office is thoughtfully placed away from the rest of the household so business can be conducted in a private and quiet setting. The exercise room and sauna contribute to a life imbued with health and wellness. Completing the ensemble, on the lower level, a separate laundry room and a finished four-car garage with epoxy flooring and built-in cabinetry await, with a full bathroom accessible from the pool area.
Kitchen: The heart of every home is its kitchen, and this space is no exception. Warm undertones and an open layout draw you in, while abundant cupboards, counter space and a walk-in pantry provide the essential elements of a well-designed chef's hub. Access to the spacious patio deck is ideal the indoor/outdoor California lifestyle.
Family room: The family room beckons with its captivating charm with the allure of a French Alps chalet in your own home. The solid wood beamed cathedral ceiling arches overhead like a sheltering embrace with the rich oak hardwood floor below, and walls painted in a warm hue cocoon you in tranquility.
Primary Bedroom Suite: Step into a world of refined elegance and comfort in our western-facing primary bedroom suite. designed with meticulous attention to both space and style. The built-in storage and media wall unit seamlessly blends functionality with aesthetics. A wood-burning fireplace adds a touch of enchantment to the suite for relaxing evenings in your personal sanctuary. Architectural elements include the cathedral tray ceiling adorned with soft lighting and the cool breeze of a ceiling fan.
Game and Party Room: The pièce de résistance is the extra spacious game and party room. Transform this space to the popular trend of bringing cinematic experiences and gaming adventures to the home. Whether you're drawn to the allure of cinematic magic, the thrill of competitive gaming, or the joy of hosting unforgettable gatherings, the game and party room is your ultimate invitation to entertainment excellence.
Garage: With a 4-car ovesized finished garage and parking space that accommodates any number of cars, every guest is welcomed with ease. There is a full bathroom with changing area attached to the garage that services the pool and outdoor activities.
Exterior Grounds: From the fully fenced boundaries to the gated entrance, security and exclusivity are paramount. The meticulously designed grounds play host to a solar-heated pool that sparkles under the sun's embrace, a jacuzzi that beckons relaxation, and a sports court that invites play and activity. Experience the harmony of nature as you explore the grounds adorned with drought-tolerant plants that bloom with resilience, fruit trees and grape vines that offer the sweetness of nature's bounty, the openess of the grassy meadow, and the majesty of 100-year old oak trees.
SB9 Info: Folks looking for future income potential will be interested in knowing that this property has preliminary review approval for a parcel split through SB9. See attached files for more information.
Location: Coveted Almaden foothills neighborhood! Within this prime locale, you'll discover highly-rated top-notch public and private schools ensuring that your family's educational journey is met with excellence. Beyond the classrooms, a distinguished community thrives—a place where living, working, and recreational activities seamlessly coalesce.Im
Imagine a life where tranquility and natural beauty converge seamlessly with work, home and lifestyle.
It's not just a dream; it's an invitation waiting for you to embrace.
Come, experience the majesty that is this extraordinary home.
agine a life where tranquility, luxury, and natural beauty converge seamlessly. It's not just a dream; it's an invitation waiting for you to embrace. Come, experience the majesty that is this extraordinary home.
Almaden Valley / San Jose
Almaden Valley in San Jose is known for its abundant parkland, is one of the most distinguished and expensive neighborhoods to live in San Jose and is consistently ranked as one of the most expensive areas in the country. Almaden Valley is a hidden gem within San Jose, the heart-beat of Silicon Valley. It's name comes from the ancient Spanish mining town of Almaden and traces its history back to the 1820s, when Mexican miners discovered mercury deposits on Rancho Los Capitancillos, which later led to the establishment of the New Almaden mines.
Live, Work, Play in Almaden Valley: https://www.sanjose.org/neighborhoods/almaden-valley
San Jose, California offers great access to public transit, with service from Amtrak, Caltrain, the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority, and other agencies. The city has its own airport, Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport. Museums include the Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose, the San Jose Museum of Art, The Tech Museum of Innovation, and the San Jose Steam Railroad Museum. Sports fans have several teams to follow, include the San Jose Sharks, the San Jose Earthquakes, the San Jose Giants minor-league baseball club, and the San Francisco 49ers, who recently relocated to neighborhing Santa Clara. Santana Row remains a popular dining and shopping destination.
Purchase Option 2
Purchase Option 2: Offer Price: $3,998,000
Buyer to agree to Seller completing an SB9 parcel split at seller's expense whereby seller will retain approximately 1 +/- acres of the total parcel. Buyer can choose from three parcel split options from the conceptual architectural drawings of the parcel split.