Storybook Home in Lafayette
639 Los Palos Drive
4 Bed / 2 Bath
2393 + Sq. Ft +/-
This single-story home is ideally located in sought-after Burton Valley. The house is well-positioned for easy access to the well-loved Lafayette bike trail, award-winning schools and nearby swim clubs. Situated on a 0.51-acre parcel, this home is one of a handful of homes on upper Los Palos Drive, known for larger lots, perfectly placed away from the street so kids can play safely in the front yard.
The interior of this updated traditional home features a kitchen/family combo, oversized living room and formal dining space. The sun-filled kitchen includes stainless steel appliances, black honed granite countertops, white cabinetry, skylights and a welcoming breakfast nook with bench seating. The nearby family room is anchored by a brick wood-burning fireplace while the formal dining space is perfectly positioned in the heart of the house. The living room is large in size and has an open beam ceiling, brick wood-burning fireplace and beautiful views of the rear yard. Additional highlights include recessed lighting, hardwood floors, Anderson wood windows, new carpet (2012), master suite with private master bath, three closets and a walk-in changing room, well-proportioned secondary bedrooms and an interior laundry room.
This property includes level lawn in the front and rear yards, a large patio, mature trees, beautiful gardens and the quintessential basketball hoop/play area. The park-like setting is perfect for entertaining, outdoor dining, play and gardening! In addition, there is a 279 square-foot bonus room located in the backyard that is a perfect play room/teen hang-out, home office or artist studio. Located only twenty miles from downtown San Francisco and minutes from Hwy. 24 & 680, BART, and downtown Lafayette, this home offers the best of city living in a family-friendly neighborhood.
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