Lafayette, CA 94549
5+ Bed / 4.5 Bath - 1223 Upper Happy Valley,Lafayette,CA
4000 Sq. Ft. +/-
Situated in one of Lafayette’s most sought-after neighborhoods, this enticing Bob Swatt designed estate, Bella Vista, combines architectural elegance, privacy and panoramic views. The interior of this modern 5+ bedroom/4.5 bath retreat boasts crisp minimalist details, high ceilings, natural light from well-positioned windows and skylights, as well as high-end finishes and custom elements throughout.
The dramatic resort-like landscape is an enormous extension of this home. Featured in numerous publications, exterior highlights include pool and spa, recently re-constructed tennis court with lighting and an award-winning 1000-vine Petite Sirah and Zinfandel vineyard known as Happy Valley Cellars. The wines from this vineyard are served at two Lafayette restaurants, Postino and Metro. Additional points of interest include the glass and bronze water-wall designed by Archie Held and Dorothy Lenehan, decks, lawn and Zen gardens designed by Ron Herman & Associates.
The ability to retreat to privacy while remaining part of a true community is rare! Conveniently located minutes from Hwy. 24, BART, Oakwood Athletic Club, Lafayette reservoir, town and trails, this home is situated in the top-rated Lafayette and Acalanes Unified School Districts. We encourage you to explore the lifestyle this home and property present.
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