Magical Happy Valley Retreat
1207 Camino Vallecito
5 Bed / 4.5 Bath
4185 Sq. Ft +/-
5 Bedroom | 4.5 Bathroom | 4185± Sq. Ft. | .76± Acre Lot
Tucked in a valley of mature oaks and redwoods, this contemporary Happy Valley home blends modern and traditional design with open living spaces, high-end finishes and abundant natural light.
This home’s flexible floorplan has wonderful flow while connecting to its natural surroundings.
Features include a living room with soaring ceilings, spacious dining area, updated gourmet kitchen, light-filled bonus room, two staircases, expansive primary retreat and a separate bedroom wing.
With multiple deck spaces, a level turf lawn and quiet cul-de-sac location, the .76-acre grounds serve as an incredible extension of the home with multiple venues for casual entertaining, gardening, relaxation, and play!
Located just 20 miles from San Francisco, in both a rural and friendly pocket of Lafayette, this home’s location is ideal. Highlights include easy access to walking paths, town, the Lafayette Reservoir, Oakwood Athletic Club, local commute routes, and award-winning Lafayette and Acalanes School District schools. To top it off, there is a convenient path to Happy Valley Elementary only steps away!
- Open and inviting entry features vaulted, open-beam wood ceilings that carry throughout the home’s main living spaces
- Oversized living room centrally located off of the dining room and kitchen featuring built-in bookcases, access to the upper deck and views of the lower yard through a picture window
- Nearby formal dining room is large enough to accommodate a crowd and provides wonderful light through generous floor-to-ceiling windows with easy access to powder bath in hall
- The expansive eat-in kitchen includes top-of-the-line appliances (including two Miele dishwashers, a double Thermador oven, a 6-burner professional grade Thermador stove, Sub-Zero refrigerator, and 78 bottle wine fridge with beverage drawers), granite counters, Franke sink, recently painted cabinetry with newer hardware, recently installed tile backsplash, plenty of prep space, filtered water, and an instant hot water dispenser
- A spacious breakfast nook has a gas fireplace insert with newer tile mantle, wet bar, and French doors to the attached sun deck with a convenient gas hook-up for a BBQ
- Bedroom wing includes three secondary bedrooms, two full hall bathrooms (one with washer/dryer) and a flexible bonus room with three walls of windows that can be used as a playroom, home office or potential sixth bedroom
- Venture downstairs to the generously sized primary retreat with an oversized walk-in closet with organizers, an attached laundry/storage room, access to the lower deck and remodeled en-suite featuring beautiful tilework, large stall shower, jetted tub, and dual sinks
- Additional 5th bedroom with full bath on lower level
- Additional highlights & updates Include: Fresh paint, new carpet, updated lighting fixtures, formal and informal staircases, crown molding, rich hardwood floors, Pella windows and doors, skylights, powder bath, dual-zone HVAC, upstairs and downstairs laundry hook-ups, an abundance of closets with expansive storage capabilities, and an attached three-car garage
- The serene exterior provides a beautiful natural backdrop with plenty of space for year-round exploration and fun including level land with recently installed artificial grass (great for play structures, trampolines and zip lines), multi-level decking ideal for container gardens and dining, meandering paths, and mature trees perfect for tree swings and forts!
- Exterior Highlights Include: Retaining walls and decking cables, low maintenance landscape, water-conserving drip system and LED lighting, front and backyard motion detectors