BRILLIANTLY UPDATED ONE-LEVEL HOME W/ADU PERMIT IN COVETED SAN CARLOS NEIGHBORHOOD!
Impeccable single story San Carlos home in one of the best neighborhoods with excellent nearby schools is walking distance to just about everything, including the iconic Johnston's Saltbox eatery.
The small-town ambiance is attractive and appealing to many of today's homebuyers who enjoy shopping locally and supporting small businesses in the area.
San Carlos, however, is also centrally located along the peninsula with easy access into San Francisco and the South Bay by freeway or the nearby Caltrain. Hop on Highway 92 for the approximately 16-mile drive to the beautiful coastline along Half Moon Bay. (About 13 miles to SFO, 24 miles to Chase Center, and 15 miles into the heart of Silicon Valley).
More than $200,000 in brilliant designer-inspired updates at 1719 Walnut Street includes plans for an approximately 400+/- square-foot ADU/apartment. Total living space would be almost 2,000 square feet. There are currently three bedrooms, two masterfully designed bathrooms, a showpiece kitchen, and expansive living and dining rooms.
The deep setback and large level lot also offer a unique opportunity to further expand the living space. The front brick walkway, lush landscape, and inviting porch present exceptional curb appeal.
Behind the glass-paneled front door are hardwood floors, crown molding, recessed lighting, classic built-ins, and dual pane windows.
The living room has an oversized front-facing picture window and fireplace with a custom carved mantel. The wall above the fireplace is wired for a mounted flat-screen television. Windows on either side of the fireplace frame backyard garden views.
A stylish chandelier illuminates the expansive dining room. The room can accommodate large gatherings and offers plenty of room for a buffet. Windows frame a side yard view.
The kitchen's brilliance begins with a custom-painted wood floor. Add a café table and enjoy a view of the backyard. The fresh and contemporary design includes custom-edged marble counters with a sleek subway tile backsplash, custom cabinetry with nickel pulls and upper glass-faced doors, and a Shaws farmhouse sink. Cooking will be a delight on the Bertazzoni range with a nearby Miele dishwasher, Bosch refrigerator, and microwave.
One bedroom is exceptionally spacious and has a front-facing window. Its en suite bathroom is beautifully updated with subway tile walls, a marble-tile floor, polished chrome fixtures, and a curbless shower with a rain showerhead. A walk-in closet is outfitted with custom California Closet built-ins.
Two bedrooms in a private wing include one with a front-facing window and built-in dresser drawers and open shelving, and a closet with organizers. Another bedroom, equally spacious, has a backyard garden view, a walk-in closet, and a pocket door entry into the full bathroom.
This bathroom has also been extensively remodeled to include a decorative marble tile floor, subway tile walls, a curbless shower with a marble tile surround, and a soaking tub. A custom single-sink vanity is topped with a marble counter. New fixtures include a cabinet behind a decorative mirror.
Create a private sanctuary in the peaceful backyard setting. Gather with family and friends on the charming patio surrounded by lush garden beds, lawn, mature trees.
Additional features include an oversized and detached two-car garage, Nest thermostat, a laundry/mudroom with front-facing LG washer and dryer, new HVAC, and a tankless water heater.
Nearby schools include a half-mile to White Oaks Elementary (API 921) and about a mile to Central Middle (API 898).
Price: $ 1,995,000
Where: 1719 Walnut Street, San Carlos
Easy to show by appointment after PEAD form sent to the listing agent.
Listing agent: Intero. James Shin, DRE#01358693, 650-862-7332, James@jsregroupllc.com www.allaboutsiliconvalley.com