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575 Alameda De Las Pulgas

San Carlos, CA




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Stylishly Remodeled Traditional Ranch with Pool in a Private Setting

Wonderfully spacious and beautifully appointed, this home has it all— a private setting with abundant off-street parking, stylishly remodeled interiors, and delightful venues for outdoor living, including a sparkling pool and sauna. Located on a corner lot of almost one-half acre, the home is surrounded by a tall wall for the utmost in privacy. Newly landscaped gardens and an inviting covered porch create a warm welcome.

Inside, a luxurious ambiance is immediately evident with new walnut floors, layers of crown moldings, and expansive floor-to-ceiling windows. Spanning one convenient level, the floor plan is thoughtfully arranged for grand entertaining as well as everyday living. A central living/dining room is complemented by a large family room, each with fireplace, the resort-inspired grounds are accessed by a seamless connection of sliding glass French doors, and a fabulous chef’s kitchen stands ready to cater it all.

The home’s personal accommodations comprise 4 bedrooms, including a multi-room master suite, two adjoining bedrooms ideal for family members, plus a privately located bedroom perfect for guests. The bathrooms are all luxuriously appointed in a fine array of stones and tiles. A detached studio offers additional flexible space for a fitness center, office, or cabaña. Outdoor venues are plentiful with an enclosed courtyard deck, a sparkling pool and sauna, and a vast side yard for gardening or play. Adding to the appeal of this fine home is its excellent location less than one mile from vibrant Laurel Street for downtown shopping, dining, and even a farmers’ market that takes place every Thursday night through mid-September. Top-rated schools, local parks, and commuter routes are also all within easy reach.

--Summary of the Home--

-Fully remodeled ranch home with studio, pool and sauna in a private garden setting
-4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms
-Approximately 3,402 square feet
-New walnut floors and new carpet throughout
-A tall privacy wall, bordered by gardens and sweeping lawns, fully irrigated for any type of gardening (vegetable planters in place), frames the corner lot; a newly installed paver stone driveway and motor court provides ample off-street parking
-The inviting entrance begins with a covered porch finished in herringbone patterned brick
-The front door opens to a traditional foyer with all marble floor and crown moldings
-Just off the foyer is a carpeted bedroom with a large window, deep closet, and crown moldings
-Centrally located living/dining room has beautiful walnut floors and two walls of floor-to-ceiling windows with operable lower panels for added ventilation; a focal-point wood-burning fireplace is surrounded in travertine and topped with a wood mantel; a chandelier defines the dining area and layers of crown moldings encircle the room
-Tile floors extend throughout the kitchen, which has custom maple cabinetry topped in granite slab with full-height backsplashes; a peninsula counter separates a large casual dining/living area with an elevated wood-burning fireplace outlined in tile; tall windows and sliding glass French doors open to the pool terrace
-Appliances include a GE 5-burner gas cooktop, 2 GE ovens, a Whirlpool dishwasher, and GE refrigerator
-A spacious family room has walnut floors, a full wall of cabinetry and library shelves, media center, and a closet for storage; a glass-enclosed, gas-log fireplace is angled on one wall and surrounded in custom stone work with elevated hearth and wood mantel
-A full bath near the kitchen and family room doubles as a guest powder room and pool bath; features include tile floor and shower, new wallpaper, and a vanity
-In a wing off the living room are two connecting bedrooms, each with new carpet and ample closet space
-The remodeled bathroom has a granite-topped vanity, marble floor, and marble shower with frameless glass enclosure
-The master suite begins with a large sitting room, perfect for a nursery or office, with French door to the rear grounds; double doors open to the bedroom, which has built-in media cabinetry and a customized walk-in closet; the luxurious en suite bath has a vanity with granite counter and glass vessel sink, tub with overhead shower and frameless glass enclosure, and a bidet
-A detached studio, perfect for a fitness center, office, or cabaña, has carpet, crown moldings, and sliding glass door opening to the pool
-Off the studio is an enclosed deck courtyard with a cedar-lined sauna, providing a wonderful outdoor dining/living area
-Attached 2-car garage with adjoining rooms for laundry and storage
-Sparkling pool bordered by level lawn and an entertainment terrace with elevated charcoal barbecue surrounded in natural brick
-A rose-covered arbor leads from the pool terrace to a vast side yard with two large raised beds for vegetable gardening
-Lot size of approximately 17,100 square feet
(.39 acre)
-Highly regarded San Carlos School District (buyer to verify)
-Just minutes to vibrant Laurel Street for fine shopping, dining, and farmers’ markets