SOLD $455,000 OVER LIST PRICE WITH PREVIOUS AGENT
As you will soon agree, the exceptional curb appeal of this 6 bed/6.5 bath Modern California Farmhouse is just the beginning of the acute detail + design you are about to experience. With craftsmanship so good even Jesus would be jealous, the 5 dormers facing the eye-catching front yard will immediately draw you in + you’ll notice how every last inch has been thoughtfully considered. Fully remodeled in 2016, this incredible home was built with the sophisticated owner in mind who values the enjoyment + tranquility of specially designed spaces. When you step through the Dutch front door, you’ll immediately feel at ease in the XL entry room where you’ll first take note of the wide-planked brushed white oak flooring that will follow you throughout. While walking into the indoor/outdoor area ahead, it will be easy to believe that the natural light overwhelms each room of this home to the point of not needing to flip on a switch before sunset.
The open space concept connects the airy dining, kitchen + family areas to the bi-folding accordion doors, with Miami style glass finishes, which open up all the back walls to the luxurious backyard, bringing the tranquility of outside in. Gourmet kitchen boasts chef’s commercial grade 6 burner Viking range, Calcutta 3” custom counter + island, built-in Miele espresso maker, walk-in pantry with custom built-in wood shelving, handmade Spanish tile herringbone backsplash, thoughtfully curated custom drawers, cabinetry + modern open shelving. The custom spacing shiplap + floating reclaimed wood mantel accentuate the family room. Numerous reclaimed wood accents throughout include the stunning beams above + the reclaimed wood wall directing you to the XL Master on the main floor with dramatic double door entry leading to oversize suite with doors opening outside + custom designed barn door leading to walk-in closet with built-in wood shelving. Luxurious Master bath includes dual vanities, Calcutta Gold, Pirch bathtub + XL shower with hand-cut white stone tiles.
Before exploring the rest of the home, you won’t be able to resist exploring the Bacara Resort style backyard visible throughout home. The gorgeous pool features Baja shelf for adult lounging or kids to enjoy while playing, 6 jet hot tub, built-in BBQ, fire pit + white plaster walls complimented by a sitting ledge with the best view of the yard, perfect for entertaining or soaking up the tranquility of this breathtaking space all on your own. Custom outdoor lighting transforms outdoor space according to your mood, season, party or preference. After imagining the countless memories you will make, you’ll remember there’s still more to see inside.
On the first level is also an oversized bonus room, with custom closet, herringbone pattern featured in bathroom stone + doors opening outside, perfect for morning coffee. The work of art craftsmanship of the wood staircase will cause you to pause below the striking pendant + high ceiling as you notice the large window up above. You’ll be amazed to learn that when the sun sets on the front side of the house, it shines through this window all the way to the backyard spa. Seriously, catch your breath + continue along the wide plank wood flooring to the 4 bedrooms upstairs, including Jack+Jill featuring custom blue marble shower/tub in shared bath + another bedroom suite complete with chandelier, walk-in closet + designer bathroom with long walk-in shower. Additional stand out features of home include large mud room/laundry area with reclaimed old Chicago brick, trap door under staircase with storage space, 2 solar fans, extra wide + extra long gated driveway + oversized garage with race car finish. All bathrooms feature floating custom wood shelving + all closets include custom wood built-ins. Exterior/interior walls are equally well insulated + and backed with plywood to make sure you can hang that amazing art or the largest TV your heart desires. Control 4 makes home security, exterior/interior lighting + sound to all be conveniently operated from your phone. The cherry on top of the modern beach farmhouse is it's location. Dover Shores is one of Newport’s most sought after family friendly neighborhoods, with excellent schools + close proximity to award winning restaurants, shopping, beach, freeways, airport + walking/riding trails around beautiful Back Bay.