This impressive property spans the serenity and privacy of 0.79 acres consisting of two lots in Sotelo Avenue, Piedmont. The small community of Piedmont, situated in Alameda County, California, is surrounded on all sides by Oakland and contains, with the exception of a small commercial district and a few businesses, single-family residences.
Done up in an elegant manner, this 8,199-square-foot luxury home will be on the taste of its owners as regards private time spent with the family as well as big parties. The three-story mansion is sun-flooded from all windows, which provide stunning views of its own terraced gardens, patios, swimming pool. If you take a walk through the extensive secluded gardens, you will be delighted by the bay and partial city views. Indoors there is a unique blend of extensively renovated colonial architecture and top-of-the-line facilities. Built in 1922, the historical digs encompass a total of 19 rooms, of which 8 bedrooms and 6 full, 2 half bathrooms, the three stories being connected through a private elevator.
The estate was first listed with a price tag of $5 million but has undergone a price cut by half a million dollars, although the listings contain the same details: 4-car parking space, barbecue area, greenhouse, basement, wet bar, handrails, attic, skylight, fireplace, deck, hardwood and tile flooring, wood exterior, composition roofing, radiator and gas heating and sprinkler system. The professionally designed gourmet kitchen features cutting-edge refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, garbage disposal, washer and dryer. No detail was overlooked in remodeling this stunning home.