Happy Valley Traditional
1037 Via Nueva
3+ Bed / 3 Bath
2410 Sq. Ft +/-
Remodeled Happy Valley Charmer…
Nestled on a sought-after private lane in Upper Happy Valley, this traditional-style home has been beautifully remodeled and updated in 2012. The charming resort-like property offers the tranquility and privacy of the country yet it’s located in an easily accessible, sought-after neighborhood.
The recently renovated living room includes custom built-ins, planked ceiling, fireplace with Lagos Azul Limestone surround and custom white cove mantel as well as French doors to the exterior. The home is anchored by a fabulous chef’s kitchen with handcrafted cabinetry, large farm and hammered copper sinks, extra deep granite counters, planked ceiling, antique-paver flooring, professional-grade appliances, skylight and more. The kitchen/family combo includes a brick fireplace, board and baton molding, sliding barn doors, and an open dining space overlooking the rear yard. Additional interior highlights include a well-proportioned master retreat with newly-added hardwood floors, master bath with new cabinets, remodeled hall bath, guest bedroom with private bath, secondary bedroom with planked beam ceilings, interior laundry with barn door, French doors, crown molding, wood-louvered doors, Pella windows, newer interior and exterior paint and newly refinished hardwood floors throughout. In addition, included in the square footage, is a detached bonus room that can be utilized as a pool house, guest room, office, playroom, art studio, exercise studio or teen hangout – you decide (this room has newer carpet and a newly installed European-style heat and air unit)!
The exterior offers a private oasis complete with multiple landscape venues ideal for year-round living and entertaining. The fully-fenced property features a brick fireplace (perfect for roasting marshmallows), outdoor kitchen, trellised dining area, recently resurfaced Pebble Tec pool with a newer solar heating system, cottage gardens, raised vegetable beds, path leading to flagstone sitting-area tucked into the mature landscape, towering Redwoods, wonderful outdoor lighting and large front lawn.
This home is conveniently located close to Hwy 24/680, BART, Lafayette Reservoir, Oakwood Athletic Club, town, trails and top-rated Lafayette schools. The unique opportunity to retreat to privacy while remaining part of a true community is rare. Whether you are moving up or down, we encourage you to explore the lifestyle this home and land present!