This exceptional Central Woodside property enjoys the utmost in privacy on just over three sun-swept acres at the end of a private lane with sweeping views of the western hills. From every room, French doors open to private courtyards, balconies, or terraces – all overlooking the glorious gardens and surrounding countryside. Floors are finished in white oak or Solnhofen limestone imported from Germany, kitchen cabinets are made of rare pear wood, and five fireplaces enhance the ambiance. Spanning two levels, the main floor comprises everything needed for desirable one-level living with a luxurious master suite plus library/office. On the lower level, five additional bedrooms, a media/recreation room, and kitchenette provide excellent accommodations for family members, guests, or an au pair. Completing the home is a detached fitness studio for the ultimate convenience.
The grounds are an idyllic setting for outdoor living with a pool surrounded in grasscrete pavers and a backdrop of the western hills. Overlooking it all is a vast main terrace with sunken spa and pathways to a formal parterre rose garden as well as secret gardens for quiet contemplation. A basketball half-court provides recreational enjoyment along with picnic areas beneath majestic oaks. This exceptional property also offers a vineyard and room for potential equestrian use. This outstanding country retreat, midway between Silicon Valley and San Francisco, is truly unique and has access to acclaimed Woodside Elementary School.
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