145 Arlene Drive, Walnut Creek

029 Twilight Front 150x150 145 Arlene Drive, Walnut Creek

Located on one of Walnut Creek’s most sought after streets in the desirable Parkmead neighborhood, this charming ranch home is move-in ready! The popular neighborhood has storybook appeal with its tree lined streets,   inviting porches, mature trees and colorful gardens. This light and bright single story home features three bedrooms, two bathrooms, 2,269 square feet of living space, an updated kitchen, spacious master suite, gleaming hardwood flooring, built-in cabinetry and dual pane windows throughout. The serene and private backyard features an entertaining patio, built-in pool and tranquil gardens.

Price: Sold
Address: 145 Arlene Drive
City: Walnut Creek
State: CA
ZIP: 94595
MLS #: 40774646
Square Feet: 2269
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Basement:

Additional Features:

Walk to downtown from one of Walnut Creek’s most coveted streets! This sharp, well maintained ranch home exudes charm and character in the popular Parkmead neighborhood which is known for its storybook appeal, tree lined streets, inviting porches, majestic trees and colorful gardens. This light and bright single story home features three bedrooms, two bathrooms, 2,269 square feet of living space, an

updated kitchen, spacious master suite, gleaming hardwood flooring, custom built-in cabinetry, and dual pane windows throughout. The serene and private backyard is perfect for entertaining and features a brick patio, built-in swimming pool, tranquil gardens, and a lush backdrop of foliage.

ELEGANT LIVING AREAS:

Sun filled with views of the lush backyard, the family room features hardwood flooring, a wood-burning fireplace with beautiful brick hearth and custom mantle, light-filled dual pane windows looking out to the private garden setting, and a gorgeous driftwood gray open-beam wood ceiling.

The gleaming updated kitchen is an excellent blend of style and functionality. Features include slab granite countertops, rich custom wood cabinetry with glass cabinet doors, gliding cabinet shelves and a convenient built-in office nook and pantry.  An oversized combination formal dining/family room offers sunny sky lights, Andersen dual pane windows, built-in shelving with rich dentil molding and charming brick accents.

The home’s comfortable ambience and excellent indoor/outdoor flow includes excellent spaces for large gatherings of family and friends.

THREE BEDROOMS AND TWO BATHROOMS:

Tranquil and spacious, the master suite has been expanded and features rich hardwood flooring, a study/TV alcove, recessed lighting, Andersen dual pane windows, spacious closets and a sliding door leading out to the peaceful garden area. The master bath has a vacation retreat feel and features a relaxing aqua tile stall shower with a built-in seat, brushed nickel hardware, rich porcelain tile flooring, “beach glass” Corian counters with dual sinks, and vaulted ceilings with a sun tube and skylight which warm the room with natural light.

The additional bedrooms offer hardwood flooring, vinyl dual pane windows, spacious closets, and views of the picturesque backyard setting.

EXCEPTIONAL OUTDOOR LIVING:

The leafy, serene, sunny backyard setting includes a spacious entertaining patio, in-ground swimming pool, mature trees, and colorful gardens that include: fragrant rosemary, roses, spectacular camellias, lavender and a gorgeous Southern magnolia tree.

The large level front yard includes mature landscaping with vibrant seasonal displays, a paver stone driveway, and a rectangular courtyard entry with brick entry walls.

EXCELLENT LOCATION:

This desirable property is conveniently located within walking distance to downtown Walnut Creek’s world class restaurant and shopping district, local swim clubs and easy commuter access. The excellent nearby schools include: Parkmead Elementary, Tice Creek School (K-8/Opt-in), Walnut Creek Intermediate, and Las Lomas High School (part of the Acalanes High School District, the highest scoring high school district in the state of California).

Lot Size: 10,800 (.24 acres)

Sold for: $1,060,000

 

 

 

 

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