136 Via Santa Maria, Los Gatos
Listed for $2,389,000
4 beds • 2.5 baths • 2,268 sqft interior • 10,322 sqft corner lot
Exquisite expanded and renovated one level home in sought after Los Gatos neighborhood! Thoughtfully and beautifully updated interior with meticulously landscaped gardens and patios make the turn-key home ideal for entertaining. Features include coffered ceilings, skylights, expansive French doors, hardwood floors, stunning bathrooms, culinary dream kitchen with large banquette, custom cabinetry, luxurious master suite, Lutron lighting system, built-in speakers and more! Multiple sets of French doors open out to the peaceful, private backyard with lawn area, low-maintenance landscaping, stone patios accented by stacked stone walls and outdoor fountain. Convenient to Los Gatos restaurants, shopping, trails, amenities and highway access. Award winning Los Gatos Schools.
- Extensively remodeled interior and exterior in 2005 with quality workmanship and attention to detail.
Formal entry with coffered ceiling with custom lighting and wall sconces.
At the heart of the home is the kitchen, the ideal gathering place. Remodeled to perfection with custom maple cabinetry with glass fronts, pull out cabinets, recessed lighting, amber satin pendant lighting, stunning travertine floors and granite slab counters with tumbled marble glass accent tile backsplash. Other features include a large chef's island with eat-in counter, custom upholstered banquette, large table seating for eight, coffered ceiling with inset lighting, skylight, and custom window treatments. Stainless appliances include Dacor® 5 burner gas cooktop, Kitchenaid® double ovens with convection/microwave, warming drawer and refrigerator. Numerous windows offer abundant light as well as beautiful mountain views.
Formal dining room with coffered ceiling, crown molding, designer chandelier and matching sconces, custom draperies, travertine floors, and a large bay window with views of the lush backyard landscape.
The living room has 9 foot ceilings, looped cable carpet, recessed lighting including custom art directional lighting, crown molding, fireplace with granite slab surround, custom mantle and heat and low gas system with remote. The fireplace is flanked by custom built-in shelving and cabinetry. Other features include custom surround sound installation and easy glide phantom screens, French doors, Tommy Bahama® rods and custom draperies.
The hallway leading to the bedrooms boasts oak plank wood floors, art niche with fountain, crown molding, and recessed lighting.
Three auxiliary bedrooms with oak hardwood floors and crown molding. Additional updates include blackout shades, built-in window seats with storage, cedar lined closets, recessed lighting, built-in shelving and coffered ceiling with skylight.
Hall full bathroom is stunning with travertine floors, wainscoting, deep whirlpool tub, tumbled marble accent tile, custom vanity, decorative mirror, brushed nickel fixtures and skylight with remote shade.
The master suite is a true retreat with cathedral ceilings, recessed lighting, low voltage reading lights, Heat&Glo® with remote gas fireplace with blower, limestone fireplace with custom mantel, custom built-in dresser and pull out drawers. Transom window with french doors open up to a private patio with concrete pad wired and plumbed for hot tub. Large walk-in closet with extensive built-ins as well as a secondary closet. The master bathroom is luxurious with Travertine steam shower with accent tile, rain head and wall mounted shower fixture, dual sinks, custom wrought iron mirrors, glass block detail, recessed lighting and crown molding.
Spacious mud/laundry room with 9 foot ceilings, ceramic tile floors, granite slab counters, large sink, upper and lower storage cabinets and programmable outdoor lighting switch and exterior access door.
Old world textured walls throughout the finished two car attached garage with storage cabinets and pull down storage.
Additional features include Andersen® double-pane windows throughout, 2-paneled solid core interior doors, updated Lutron® Smart Lighting System with dimmer switches, and central forced air heating and cooling system.
The grounds have been meticulously landscaped with lush flower gardens. The backyard is truly ideal for entertaining with two stamped concrete patios and a third upper level flagstone patio, built-in speakers, and outdoor lamps with dimmer switches. The backyard provides a peaceful, private setting accented by a stacked stone wall and outdoor fountain controlled with remote.
Ideally situated in a quiet, highly desirable neighborhood on a 10,332 sq. ft. lot.
Outstanding Los Gatos schools.
Ducky and Amy Grabill