1576 Arbutus Drive, Walnut Creek

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Completely renovated in 2011, this spectacular property features an open and light-filled floor plan. The stunning gourmet kitchen includes a European island and breakfast bar, and it is attached to both the living room and family rooms. Other features include many craftsman touches throughout, designer lighting and paint colors, three spacious bedrooms, two full baths, and approx 1,700 sq. ft. of living space. The sunny, private setting includes lush level lawns, colorful gardens, a private courtyard entertaining patio, and tranquil views!

SUN-FILLED LIVING AREAS:

The formal living room features a vaulted ceiling, designer lighting, gas fireplace with a       reclaimed wood mantel and surround, tiled hearth, and French doors leading to the backyard garden. The recently remodeled kitchen opens up into the family room area and features new slab granite counters, glass tile backsplash, stainless steel appliances and wine refrigerator,     Kenmore convection oven with warming drawer, custom wood shaker style cabinetry with “soft close” drawers and under cabinet lighting, appliance cabinet to keep small appliances, a lazy susan corner cabinet, large central European island with breakfast bar, stainless steel hardware, pantry corner shelving area and in-cabinet lighting.

The family room features wood beam ceilings, rich plank flooring, recessed lighting, a gas   fireplace with stone hearth, ceiling fan and French doors leading to the backyard. The home has an excellent, flexible floor-plan, with single story convenience coupled with master suite   separation from the other two bedrooms.

Offered at $895,000

Sold with Multiple Offers for $925,000

THREE BEDROOMS AND TWO BATHROOMS:

A spacious private master retreat offers wood and tile flooring, designer paint colors, walk-in closet with custom organizer, deep jetted spa tub, heated floors, custom rock and tile finishes, Carrara marble counter with dual sinks, and a frameless glass shower with a bench seat, and spa-like rain shower fixtures.

OTHER FEATURES:

The formal entry features an elegant leaded glass front door and travertine tile flooring. Other features include an attached two car garage with automatic opener and storage cabinetry, newer composition shingle roof, designer light fixtures, interior speakers, upgraded plumbing, decorator colors, dual pane window and excellent driveway parking area with room for a basketball hoop. The home also features energy efficient upgrades including newer insulation, dual pane windows, and an on-demand water heater. The hardwood floors feature an       environmentally friendly polyurethane finish, and the interior paint has no VOC (volatile       organic compounds).

EXCEPTIONAL OUTDOOR LIVING:

The unique home sits on a corner lot with a lush and private backyard setting that is perfect for the indoor /outdoor entertaining! The front yard features an inviting entry with a gorgeous flowering magnolia tree, custom fencing, level lawn and colorful gardens. The backyard offers quiet and serene ambience, a backdrop of majestic trees, automatic irrigation, lush lawn area, and storage shed. The side yard features a sunny view patio area with raised vegetable garden beds.

EXCELLENT LOCATION:

This sought after Parkmead location is near downtown Walnut Creek’s amenities, including world class shopping and restaurants, and easy commuting access. The top rated schools include: Parkmead Elementary, Walnut Creek Intermediate and Las Lomas High, part of the renowned Acalanes High School district!

Lot size: .16 acres (7170 sq. ft.)

Offered at: $895,000

Sold with Multiple Offers for $925,000

Price: Sold
Address: 1576 Arbutus Drive
City: Walnut Creek
State: CA
ZIP: 94595
MLS #:
Square Feet: 1700
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Basement:

Additional Features:

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