120 W Bellevue Avenue, San Mateo
Nestled under a sweeping canopy of a heritage English oak and cork oak trees in a sublime garden setting, this 1922 craftsman-style home has been thoughtfully updated to enhance today's easy living lifestyle. Exquisite landscaping invites you in along a curved walkway to a deep covered entry porch with room for seating. Enjoying superb period architectural details and situated on a 17,100 sq ft flat lot with sparkling pool and spa in an exquisite garden setting, this 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath single level home with den and office can be a forever retreat for the next buyers. The graceful wide entry with beautiful skylight welcomes guests and family alike. Deep white baseboard and picture crown moldings accent throughout. The grand formal living room with an abundant of light centers around a large fireplace and an adjacent music room/den overlooking the tranquil canopied front setting. The large formal dining room with a wall of period built-in display cabinetry ensures ample space for elegant entertaining. Fabulous chef's kitchen with excellent storage, built-in granite topped island with seating, SubZero wine fridge, 5 burner Thermador gas range and hood, abundant craftsman style cabinetry and creative storage. Beyond the kitchen is a laundry center, private office and ensuite half bath. The master suite is sublime overlooking the park-like back yard and pool. Large custom closet and master bath with heated floors, jetted tub, shower, and Toto Washlet, combine with light well, custom cabinetry with built in electrical outlets. In addition, there are two generous bedrooms and another full bath with Portuguese stone shower and soaking tub. Stepping outside through French doors, one finds themselves in the essence of beauty and privacy. Large Sequoia redwood and neighboring tress provide interest and magnitude to this grand area. Ample lawn and formal beds filled with flowers, fruit trees, roses and more are in abundance. A beautiful kidney shaped pool and spa set in a generous patio area ensure endless entertainment opportunities. A separate "cottage storage is a handy center when entertaining or storing equipment. This home and setting can be a forever place of respite and restoration for the next owners.