Extraordinary Compound

Adjacent to Larkey Park | Sold $1,400,000


Property Film

Floor & Site Plans




Property Details

  • Private compound includes a finely crafted traditional home with guest house/apartment & third “storage” structure

  • Offers flexible alternatives for dwelling or renting

  • Located in the desirable Larkey Park neighborhood

  • Originally built 1941, but with major renovations completed in 2015 & pristinely maintained by the current owners

  • Totals 5 bedrooms with 3 updated bathrooms

  • Main home is +/-2,313 square feet, guest house is +/-1,175 square feet; totaling 3,488 square feet per appraisal

  • Updated chef’s kitchen features pro-style appliances including Wolf cooktop, oven & built-in microwave, Sub- Zero refrigerator, quartz countertop, custom cabinetry, pantry, & large peninsula with prep sink & bar seating

  • Spacious living & dining rooms, both with working fireplaces

  • Light-filled master bedroom features his/hers walk-in closets, vaulted ceiling with recessed lighting, & French doors opening to the grand backyard deck

  • Spa-like master bath retreat provides dual vanities, walk-in shower with built-in bench, private water closet, & large  soaking tub with serene backyard view

  • Well-equipped laundry room with custom cabinetry, utility sink, washer/dryer, & stone countertop

  • Fully equipped guest house with sprinkler system contains 2 bedrooms & 1 bathroom; the lower level bedroom also makes a perfect home office location

  • Guest house kitchen features top-of-the-line appliances, stone countertop, & peninsula with bar seating

  • Large deck overlooks Larkey Park

  • Two-car garage plus driveway parking for multiple cars

  • Large, detached storage garage behind the guest house

  • Nearly 1/2 acre all-level, park-like lot with mature trees

  • Exceptional private setting with potential pool/hot tub site


Renovation Highlights 

  • Professionally installed luxury audio/visual system

  • Full custom kitchen renovations performed in both dwellings

  • Solid oak hardwood flooring installed throughout main home

  • Quality solid wood Simpson entry door & Marvin windows installed throughout main home

  • LED lighting, outlets & switches installed throughout

  • Landscaping & fencing installed, driveway re-sealed

  • Storage garage built (possible use as a pool house– check City)

  • New Hunter Douglas custom blinds installed

  • Durable wide-plank laminate floors installed in guest house

  • Painted throughout interiors & on exterior of the main home

Neighborhood & Location

  • Adjacent to beautiful Larkey Park, offering meandering    pathways, playground, picnic tables & swim center

  • Briones to Mt. Diablo Regional Trailhead just half-block away

  • Shops & restaurants at Palos Verde mall +/-1 mile away

  • Upscale Walnut Creek Broadway Plaza shops minutes away

  • Centrally located near borders of Lafayette & Pleasant Hill

  • Under 2 miles to BART which allows an easy commute to Oakland or San Francisco