6168 Contra Costa Road
This superb newer Upper Rockridge home revels in sensational San Francisco skyline and Bay views. Set up from the street with driveway access to the convenience of minimal steps to rear entrance, garage parking and level yard. Desirable floor plan includes 4 Bedrooms and 2 Baths on the upper floor and an additional stunning en suite loft or 5th bedroom guest suite. This fabulous location is close to a Transbay bus stop and minutes from Rockridge BART. Appreciate the amenities centered around the local "Village Market". Whilst Piedmont Ave, College Ave, and Montclair offer much sought-after dining and shopping.
Enter through the stately doorway framed with Moroccan inspired tile. Marvel at the gorgeous Bay and City views from the formal Living room with its generously proportioned windows and wonderful light. Graced with oak floors and wrought ironwork this lovely room features a modern interpretation of the classic Rockridge box beam ceiling plus a dramatic stone framed fireplace adding warmth to this grand but comfortable space.
A well-appointed kitchen features stainless steel appliances, double oven, kitchen island for dining and a spacious pantry. Granite countertops, tile detailing and slate floor reference the Mediterranean lifestyle. Adjacent to the kitchen is an expansive media room and seating area anchored by a second gas fireplace, perfect for cozy bay area evenings. The formal dining room features striking views and french windows opening onto a wide veranda. The ideal setting for entertaining!
This distinctive custom home anticipated the popularity of an in-law suite or guest quarters complete with full bath. The loft-like space with its soaring ceilings has an optional separate entrance and plumbing for a potential kitchenette.
Relax in the luxurious Master Bathroom with its walk-in stone shower, spa tub and double sink vanity. The Master Bedroom is filled with light and features vaulted ceilings and capacious storage including walk-in and wide adjoining closets. French windows access your private balcony where the sweeping views excel! All secondary bedrooms are on this upper floor. While one has its own separate front facing balcony, the other two have a very wide balcony to share, overlooking the back garden patio.
From the Living room you may cast your gaze through French windows opening onto this delightful walled patio. Enjoy barbeques or outdoor dining in this serene spot framed by California Oaks and the golden hills beyond. At the front of the house all rooms on both levels offer views from windows, balconies and patios of what can only be called a sensational vista of the Bay and Cityscape.