20 Tarry Lane - Orinda - Dana Green Team - Real Estate


Sleepy Hollow Dream Home

20 Tarry Lane

Orinda, CA


5 Bed / 5.5 Bath
3300 Sq. Ft +/-
.39 Acres

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Located on an ideal Sleepy Hollow lane, this picture-perfect dream home was rebuilt from the ground up in 2008 and is sure to impress!  This sophisticated yet inviting single-story home features high-end finishes and design, wonderful natural light and an ideal, family-friendly layout with optimum indoor/outdoor flow. The private view parcel is beautifully landscaped and provides multiple venues for play, entertaining and relaxation year-round!

The pristine interior includes a dramatic formal living/dining great room with wood-burning fireplace, views and French doors to the backyard.  The kitchen/family combo showcases a statement chef’s kitchen with Carrara marble counters, top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances, walk-in pantry, breakfast bar, and abundant prep and storage space.  The master retreat provides a private sanctuary with dream walk-in closet and relaxing en suite full bath.  Three secondary bedrooms (each with en suite full bathrooms), an executive office (considered the 5th bedroom) also with adjacent full bath, play/media loft, and sunlit interior laundry/mud room with sink and storage space all complete the spacious floorplan. 

The inviting and private exterior serves as a delightful extension of the home.  Exterior amenities include a welcoming entry with oversized front porch, level lawns, serene views, expansive entertaining patios, built-in fire pit, and impressive play area.

Located approximately 20 miles east of San Francisco, this idyllic setting provides wonderful privacy while the close proximity to award-winning Sleepy Hollow Elementary and local commute routes reflects its convenient, North Orinda location.

Interior Highlights

  • Dutch front doors
  • Hickory wood floors
  • Vaulted ceilings
  • Solid-core interior doors
  • Smooth finish walls
  • Soft-close cabinetry
  • Recessed lighting
  • In-ceiling speakers
  • Dual-zone HVAC with Ecobee thermostats
  • “Ring” doorbell

Formal Living/Dining Great Room

  • Wet bar with limestone counters and beverage refrigerator
  • Wood burning fireplace with gas starter
  • Built-in bookshelves with limestone countertops 
  • Dining area with French doors to the backyard
  • Beautiful exterior views

Kitchen/Family Combo

  • Gas fireplace insert 
  • Media niche
  • French door to the back patio
  • Carrara marble countertops
  • Farmhouse sink overlooking the backyard
  • Viking oven, warming drawer and convection microwave
  • 6-Burner Dacor gas stove
  • Dual dishwashers
  • Wine refrigerator
  • Large center island with additional sink and breakfast bar
  • Walk-in pantry
  • Skylights
  • Two built-in work stations
  • Abundant prep and storage space

Master Retreat

  • En suite full bath dual sinks, soaking tub, stall shower, and radiant heat floors
  • Walk-in closet complete with floor-to-ceiling built-ins and vanity 
  • Additional wardrobe closet
  • Serene exterior views
  • French door to backyard
  • Newer carpet

Secondary Bedrooms

  • Three spacious bedrooms
  • Built-in cabinetry
  • Newer carpet
  • Each with en suite full bath

Executive Office (5th Bedroom)

  • Built-in cabinetry and work station 
  • Delightful exterior views
  • Roller Shades
  • En suite full bath 

Laundry/Mud Area

  • Miele Washer & Dryer
  • Laundry Sink
  • Storage and counter space
  • Dutch door with side and backyard access
  • Mud area with hooks and storage
  • Additional work station with built-in cabinetry 

Play/Media Loft

  • 165± Sq. Ft. (Measured)
  • Captain’s ladder
  • Newer carpet
  • Recessed lighting
  • Pre-wired

Exterior Highlights

  • Wonderful privacy
  • Lush landscaping and surroundings 
  • Serene views of the Tilden hills 
  • Outdoor speakers with controller
  • Expansive concrete patio with cable railing
  • Gas-line installed for BBQ 
  • Large paver patio with built-in gas fire pit
  • Landscape lighting 
  • Level lawns
  • Lower level play area complete with play house, slides, climbing net, swing, and tetherball
  • Planting beds
  • Art/craft shed
  • Redwood fencing
  • Solar system (owned)