Updated from front to back and throughout its gorgeous two-level floor plan, this southern Almaden Valley home is the epitome of move-in ready.
Start with the scenic views of the Santa Cruz Mountains and the peaceful neighborhood where owners take tremendous pride in their homes, then add convenient proximity to Almaden Quicksilver Park, the Los Alamitos Creek Trail, top-rated schools, and parks. The current homeowners are also offering their exclusive membership at the Almaden Swim and Racquet Club, where membership is limited to 300 families. The Club offers a pool, tennis, social events and more, plus it is less than a 3-mile drive.
The home at 7217 Silver Lode Lane features approximately 3,700 square feet of living space. It showcases a long list of impressive finishes and updated features: owned solar panels, dual HV, single AC systems, ductwork, water heater, security system, Nest thermostats, dual-pane windows, recessed lighting, kitchen appliances, bathroom fixtures, hardwood floors, plantation shutters, and manicured front and back yards.
Five bedrooms and three bathrooms are updated with Minka Lavery light fixtures and include a main-level guest room and bathroom. Formal living and dining rooms, a chef’s kitchen open to a casual dining area and a family room, and a spectacular upper-level bonus room are also featured.
Step down into the formal living room with a vaulted exposed beam and tongue and groove ceiling, a wood-burning fireplace with a marble tile surround, and front-facing windows. The formal dining room is a spacious room that features chair rail molding, a coffered ceiling and a picture window framing the backyard gardens.
A well-appointed chef’s kitchen will undoubtedly be a popular space to gather with family and friends. Its granite slab counters and backsplash wrap around the spacious area with a tile floor, cherrywood cabinetry with pullouts and under-cabinet lighting, upper glass-faced cabinets, recessed lights, and a garden window over the stainless sink. Pendant lighting illuminates the island/breakfast bar, also topped with a granite slab. Stainless appliances include a GE oven and four-burner electric cooktop, Bosch microwave and dishwasher, and a JennAir French door refrigerator.
The adjacent casual dining area has a bay window overlooking the backyard and built-in cabinetry with a granite slab and glass tile backsplash ideal for setting up a buffet or coffee bar.
A walk-around wet bar with a granite slab counter and a glass tile backsplash, sink, and cherry cabinetry anchor one side of the expansive family room. A fireplace and built-in bookcases are also featured in this room, with sliding glass door access to the backyard.
Four bedrooms are located upstairs, including the luxurious primary suite with a double-door entry, plush carpeting, a sitting room area, a beautiful view of the backyard, access to a private balcony and dual walk-in closets. The en suite is designed with two separate vanities topped with granite and updated with a new backsplash, new fixtures, a tile floor, a jetted tub, a large shower, and a wall-mounted flat-screen television.
A sizable bonus room offers spectacular flexible-use space and features a coffered ceiling, mountain views, and lots of natural light. A wall-mounted 70-inch flat-screen television with a surround sound system is included.
Three more bedrooms on this level share a large bathroom updated with dual vanities and a tub/shower combination.
Retreat to a private outdoor sanctuary with lots of room to entertain and play on the spacious patio and lawns and under the pergola. Gardens beds and multiple fruit trees burst with seasonal color around a tiered water fountain.
Additional features include a three-car garage, a laundry room with a tile counter, sink, cabinetry, and a Samsung front-load washer and dryer. A Rachio sprinkler system has five zones with app control, AccuClean Whole House Air Filtration System, Baldwin cabinet knobs, Schlage door handles, and a long-lasting clay tile roof.
Price: $2,860,000Where: 7217 Silver Lode Lane, San JoseWebsite: More photos at www.AlmadenValleyRealEstate.com. Buyers may schedule appointments directly by contacting the listing agent.Listing agent: Compass. Therese Swan, 408-656-8240. DRE# 01355719. [email protected]. Therese is consistently among the Top 100 agents in the S.F. Bay Area, and she has also been nationally ranked in The Wall Street Journal.