Idyllis Woodside Retreat
We are pleased to present this serene country oasis. Situated in the idyllic town of Woodside near Portola Valley, this beautiful 2,740 sq ft house is nestled at the end of a quiet country lane cul-de-sac. With spectacular views of the Bay and Mount Diablo, this rarely available property has a sizable lot of approximately 3.68 acres.
Besides the move-in ready 3 bedroom/2 bathroom main home, there is also a separate 1,350 sq ft guest house which includes a large multipurpose room upstairs and 2 bedrooms/1.5 bathrooms downstairs.
Roses frame the walkway to the main home's front door. The entrance foyer and mudroom opens up to a sophisticated living room with elegant built-in cabinetry, French doors, and floor to ceiling windows that welcome the views of the pristine surroundings.
The light-filled, open-plan Great Room features a well-appointed gourmet kitchen with two pantries, a dining area, a family room with fireplace, and French doors that lead to the expansive deck, which has ample space for bbq's and tables for dining alfresco under the stars.
This magnificent home is ideal for entertaining indoors and outdoors. Beyond the deck, the landscaped yard includes an extensive flat grass lawn and a circular patio area with a fire pit for family and friends to gather for drinks or s mores on warm summer nights.
In the main home, the spacious master bedroom suite features large windows and a walk-in closet. The luxurious master bathroom has double-sinks, a tub, and a separate shower area.
The two other bedrooms are on opposite ends of the house, optimizing privacy.
Other features of the main home include a unique library nook to display favorite books, a laundry room which doubles as a small office, and a hallway with built-in cabinets and drawers for storage.
From the deck of the main house, the guest house is only a short walk away through the picturesque garden.
The ground floor of the guest house offers an open-concept living room and kitchen area. The kitchen area is currently being used as a home gym but the plumbing is in place for kitchen appliances to be installed. On this floor, there are also two bedrooms with decks, one full bathroom and one half-bath which has laundry hookups.
Upstairs, there is a spacious multi-purpose room with high ceilings and picture windows. The room is currently set up as an office and could easily be reconfigured into an art studio, gym, game room, media room, craft room, or yoga studio. Outside this room, there is a large deck for relaxing with a glass of wine.
This home is perfect for nature lovers, there are many equestrian and hiking trails to explore nearby, including one leading to Alpine. Owners who are cycle enthusiasts would also enjoy the scenic rides near the home. There is space in the main house s attached garage to store equipment for horseback riding and cycling.
In the yard, the apple and pomegranate trees provide much fruit through the years. There is abundant space for additional organic gardens if the owners wish to grow more fruits or vegetables.
There are about 11 houses in the neighborhood. Although the houses are each on sizable lots of many acres, the wonderful and friendly neighbors form a tight knit community.
This property has a private spring, which is a valuable asset and is ideal for living off-grid.
In this exclusive retreat, the owners can enjoy the natural beauty of the great outdoors with all the modern conveniences delivered at their doorstep, such as Safeway, UberEats, DoorDash, and Amazon.
It's only a 3 minute drive to Thomas Fogarty Winery and Vineyards and 10 minutes to Alice's, a well-known restaurant in the area.
The home is a peaceful haven from the fast pace of the Bay Area, yet it's only 25 minutes to Stanford University and 280, with easy access to San Francisco and Silicon Valley's well-known companies such as: Google, Apple, and Facebook.
This home is also ideally situated for weekend getaways to the beaches at Pescadero and Half Moon Bay, which are only about half an hour away.
This tranquil Woodside retreat is a wonderful place to call home. Thank you for viewing this tour. Schedule a visit to see this stunning home and enjoy the captivating views.