Happy Valley Custom
1137 Vallecito Court
5 Bed / 3.5 Bath
4021 Sq. Ft +/-
~ Completed in 2003, this single-story Happy Valley custom home showcases impeccable design, quality construction, pristine finishes, and a well-balanced floor plan.
~ Tucked behind a private gate, this half-acre parcel sits at the end of a quiet court in the prestigious Happy Valley neighborhood. This sought-after pocket of Lafayette is just 25 miles from downtown San Francisco and features easy access to town, shops, Michelin-rated restaurants, trails, award-winning schools, the Lafayette Reservoir, Oakwood Athletic Club, BART, and commute routes.
~ The central living and dining rooms are connected with a 2-way gas fireplace.
~ The formal living room also features an adjacent wet bar with sink and expansive storage while also providing access to the exterior sun-deck through beautiful wood French doors
~ The formal dining room has peaceful exterior views through large picture windows.
~ The open and inviting kitchen/family great room has perfectly placed, wrap-around picture windows, built-in wood cabinetry and media center, stone fireplace with flat screen enclave above, and dual sets of French doors leading to the exterior.
~ The spacious, chef’s kitchen leaves nothing to be desired with incredible prep and storage space, granite counters, island with butcher block counter, stainless appliances including dual ovens (one is convection), 4-burner Viking gas range with grill and hood, warming drawer, wine fridge, and Miele espresso machine, and a casual dining nook.
~ The rich executive office features a double-door entrance along with custom built-in cabinetry and formal desk space.
~ The oversized master retreat includes exterior views and French doors to the rear deck, “dream” walk-in closet with organizers, built-in media center, and traditional en suite full bath with dual sinks, jetted tub and spacious stall shower with dual shower heads including a rainfall fixture.
~ The junior suite features an en suite full bath while two additional secondary bedrooms are set up as “Jack and Jill” with a connecting full bath.
~ The fifth bedroom is currently configured as a home gym but could also be considered an additional secondary bedroom or added play room or home office.
~ Additional notable features including gorgeous woodworking (amazing cabinetry, rich crown molding, baseboards, solid doors, and casings), imperfect smooth plaster walls, recently updated light fixtures, tall doors and ceilings, built-in speakers, woven shades, open living spaces with a wonderful blend of hardwood and stone flooring, private bedroom retreats with stylish carpet, interior laundry room with sink and abundant storage, central powder bath, and solar power.
~ The detached 3-car garage with built-in storage houses an upstairs bonus room (not included in the home’s square-footage) that is perfect as a cinema, gym, play room, teen hangout, or studio – you decide! In addition, this space is already plumbed creating the ability to quickly transform it into an in-law or au pair unit, if desired.
~ The picture-perfect setting of this property features superb indoor/outdoor living ideal for daily dining, relaxation and entertaining! The exterior of this manicured property features wonderful privacy, tree-lined views, charming cottage gardens, level lawns, flagstone walkways, expansive sun-drenched decking, an incredible outdoor pavilion with built-in Viking grill, mini fridge and stone fireplace, Pebble Tec saltwater pool with fountain, rose garden, and even a putting green!
~ The ability to retreat to privacy while remaining part of a true community is rare! We encourage you to explore the lifestyle this custom home, private parcel and prime location present