1620 Orchard Lane, Walnut Creek

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Tucked down a private, rural lane, this ranch home exudes Cape Cod charm with its inviting front and back porches, used brick accents, and East Coast ambience. The large, level, sun-drenched .58 acre property features a lush backdrop of oak and redwood trees, and plenty of room for future home expansion. The charming and sophisticated single story home features three spacious bedrooms, an additional home office/den room, and two tiled bathrooms.  Other features include a gleaming kitchen with butcher block counter and rich terra cotta tile flooring, decorator window coverings, and plantation shutters.  The dining room and formal living room features include parquet and plank hardwood flooring, vaulted wood-beam ceilings, and brick fireplaces. The stunning and picturesque lot features sprawling lawns, spectacular gardens, and unlimited upside potential with plenty of room for future home expansion. Other outdoor features include slate flagstone patio with trellis arbor, majestic oaks and redwoods, fragrant and colorful foliage, raised vegetable gardens, and fruit trees. This convenient, and sought-after location is walking distance to downtown Walnut Creek’s gourmet restaurants and world class shopping district, the Iron Horse Trail, and top rated schools.

ELEGANT LIVING AREAS

Sunlight streams into the formal living room which features refinished oak hardwoods, picture windows overlooking the garden setting, designer lighting, and wood-burning fireplace with a elegant brick hearth and mantle.

The light and bright kitchen features tile and butcher block counters, stainless steel dishwasher, a gourmet stainless steel Wolf range, bead-board and tile backsplash, custom lighting, and an attached dining room with wood-beam ceiling and access to the backyard patio.

THREE BEDROOMS AND TWO BATHROOMS  PLUS A SEPARATE HOME OFFICE/DEN

The large master suite features a spacious closet, dual pane windows, and adjoining tiled bathroom.  Other bedroom features include ceilings fans, custom crown molding, fresh interior paint, and dual pane windows.

OTHER FEATURES:

Other features include plantation shutters, gleaming hardwood flooring throughout, Celotex added insulation, central heating, custom trim and bead-board, dual pane windows, high-quality 50-year Elk roof, recessed lighting, security alarm system, conveniently located interior laundry, and designer paint colors and light fixtures.  There is also a two-car attached finished garage (garage doors not operational) and excellent side-yard access with plenty of room for a boat, RV, or future home expansion.

EXCEPTIONAL OUTDOOR LIVING:

Set on a level .58 acre lot with redwood and oak tree surround, the serene and private backyard perfect for large scale entertaining. Other backyard features include a slate flagstone patio, level lawns, raised vegetable garden beds, a spacious side yard ideal for extra storage or a children’s play area. The front yard has exquisite curb appeal with its brick walkways, colorful flower beds, and towering trees. The brilliant and fragrant foliage throughout the property include flowering crape myrtle, rosemary and jasmine, fruit trees (olive, lemon, and lime), azaleas and rhododendrons, hydrangeas, roses, iris,camellias, English laurel and English boxwood.

EXCELLENT LOCATION

This prime, destination location is one of Walnut Creek’s most sought after neighborhoods, conveniently located walking distance to downtown’s world class shopping district, Broadway Plaza, fabulous restaurants, easy commuting access, and excellent Walnut Creek schools: Parkmead Elementary, Walnut Creek Intermediate School and Las Lomas High School.

Lot size:   (.58 acres)

Offered at:  $799,000

 

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