Really feel the exhilaration of crossing the end line when you enter this double-gated estate gracefully sprawled throughout an Alamo hilltop.
Grasp that chequered flag and stay in just one of the Tri-Valley’s biggest estates that showcases extra than 26,700 square toes of living space on far more than 100 acres.
Previous Earth European luxurious merges in the quickly lane with a California comfort and ease vibe has been meticulously taken care of by owner Kevin Kalkhoven, a Silicon Valley entrepreneur and an avid sponsor of race vehicles, together with the winning vehicle of the 2013 Indianapolis 500.
The main house features about 13,000 sq. ft and Kalkhoven took advantage of the extra than 12,000-square-foot vehicle barn that can hold 20 vehicles and at this time homes the profitable Indy 500 auto. Workers quarters are attached, as is an business/leisure space for organization and many pre- and article-race events and celebrations.
Even if your very own race automobile assortment is limited, the multipurpose space is excellent for the greatest residence business office, or to build a amazing marriage or unique function location. A pool home provides an more 1,600 square toes.
Rooms in the two-degree estate spill out on to spacious terraces overlooking acres of rolling vineyards, stone fruit orchards, lavender fields and groves of olive trees as well as the bordering devoted open up place at the foothills of Mount Diablo.
Initially developed in 1999, the residence was entirely remodeled in 2005 by Jeffrey Woods of Black Mountain Construction Growth.
The park-design setting showcases numerous garden options with manicured boxwood hedges and roses that scale ornamental trellis. Towering palm trees and sprawling lawns wrap all around an massive pool, spa, and outside kitchen, making a wonderful outside space that rivals a five-star luxury vacation resort.
This estate options 12 bedrooms with 13 full bathrooms and a few powder rooms. Ceilings, some with gold leaf domes, soar to 20 toes earlier mentioned the marble flooring.
Decorative custom made-crafted millwork from wainscot and image-frame molding to the decorative crown and medallion molding greatly enhance the clean-textured partitions. Several Swarovski crystal chandeliers illuminate the sophisticated rooms. An elevator and two staircases hook up the two amounts. A curved stone staircase potential customers to a lessen amount, exactly where there is a 750-square-foot dining place with an adjacent temperature-managed, 5,000-bottle wine cellar, tasting space spot, and half bathroom.
A single phase into this beautiful residence will go away you awestruck and impressed with the official living room’s expanse anchored by a two-tale limestone fireplace imported from England and the adjacent dining place. Partitions of home windows and a soaring double tray ceiling with carved crown molding sets off the huge spouse and children area that also has a limestone hearth. Columns determine the casual dining location that also enjoys sights and entry to the pool terrace.
Also on the principal floor is a gorgeous library richly layered with handcrafted, ground-to-coffered-ceiling cherrywood walls. Get pleasure from winery views from this custom-created area.
The master suite on the higher ground commands an entire wing and functions a large bedroom with paneled and decoratively trimmed partitions, a box beam ceiling, and a sitting region all-around a fire, with a nearby damp bar. A number of terraces give remarkable sights and personal retreat area. The lavish learn lavatory will take pampering very seriously and characteristics a walnut-and-marble tile floor, a steam shower, two vanities, laundry, and a stroll-in closet place with added closet area for luggage. An adjacent space perfect for the absolutely-geared up residence health club and yoga studio also has terraces overlooking the gardens.
A kitchen area built for a crew of chefs or a family members dinner attributes granite counters, multiple islands, custom made walnut cabinetry and an elegant tray ceiling. Commercial quality Dacor and Wolf appliances incorporate a lot of dishwashers. A stroll-in butler’s pantry and supplemental pantry has an more fridge and four sinks.
The estate also has an attached four-car garage, a Definitive Technology speaker program in the media place, elevator and a dumbwaiter.
Rate: Upon request
The place: 10 Serenity Lane, Alamo
Internet site: www.10serenitylanealamo.com
Shown by appointment only.
Listing agent: Village Associates True Estate, Clark Thompson, DRE##00903367, 925-254-8585, [email protected], www.clarkthompson.com