160 La Bolsa Road, Walnut Creek

backshotlabolsa 150x150 160 La Bolsa Road, Walnut CreekThis enchanting New England style home is truly one of a kind, offering a rare quality of life reminiscent of days gone by! Perched on a lake in the heart of Walnut Creek, this property includes a private dock and tranquil views of the water and native wildlife. Ideally situated at the foot of a quiet, private road, this gated multi-story home is everything you’ve dreamed of!

Featuring six bedrooms, three bathrooms, over 4000 square feet of living space, a three-car garage and a spacious lakefront .35 acre lot, this home exudes the charm and character of a home designed and built in the 1940s, while incorporating the conveniences and updates of today. Nearly every room of this home features lake views and architectural touches that captivate and inspire. An updated gourmet kitchen boasts top of the line upgrades, including slab granite counters, custom painted cabinetry, designer hardware, rich hardwood flooring, a spacious breakfast bar and an eat-in kitchen with a spacious breakfast area.

The most impressive room in the home is the elegant and romantic formal living room which features soaring windows overlooking the lake, exposed beam ceilings, oak hardwood flooring, a stately wood-burning fireplace and extensive millwork reminiscent of the homes mid-century heritage.

A charming sunroom on the main level is ideal for an artist studio, crafts room or a reading nook. The abundance of glass windows and doors create a bright and harmonious space. The cozy den features a wood-burning fireplace, built-ins, rich designer paint colors and makes for the perfect retreat for reading or conversation.

The light and spacious master bedroom includes a large walk-in closet, an updated bath, a sauna room, stall shower and soaking tub and a spacious built-in seating area. The additional bedrooms help to provide a flexible floor plan for a growing or extended family; each includes ample closet space.

Stepping outside this home is intoxicating with the feel and fragrance of a year round vacation! Enjoy tranquil lake views from the rear deck, stroll through the colorful gardens, relax on the private patio, take a canoe ride from the private dock, or swim across the lake on a hot summer day! The expansive entertaining deck opens up off the kitchen looking down on the lake. Below is a flagstone sunbathing patio, lush lawns and entertaining area. Meandering pathways lead you past hydrangea, climbing roses, wisteria, lilacs and bougainvillea down to the private dock.

The serenity of this estate will take your breath away. Life is truly better on the lake!

Offered at $1,499,000