This beautiful home is situated on a rare over half-acre parcel in Burlingame’s sought-after Easton Addition. This Spanish Revival gem is on the market for the first time in 36 years. The expansive parcel enjoys unobstructed views from outdoor entertainment areas and a private gate opens into the neighborhood swimming pool. Arranged over multiple levels, the home is filled with sunlight in every living space that opens to al fresco terraces for year-round entertaining. Old World architectural details are found throughout the design from the oak hardwood floors and tall ceilings to the manorial wood-burning fireplace with carved surround. The kitchen with a built-in wok easily caters a formal dining room and great casual gathering space with views of the grounds. Spacious personal accommodations include 5 bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms with generous closets and storage, plus an unfinished lower level that opens the imagination for the addition of a staff suite, in-law quarter or home theatre. Landscaped grounds surround the home with lawns, fruit trees and tall perimeter foliage provides the ultimate sanctuary, a year around live creek borders the property, adding to its bucolic setting. With its staycation ambiance, lush oasis setting and easy access to shopping, dining, schools and golf courses, this once-in-a-lifetime Burlingame property truly epitomizes the best of California living.
- Lot size approximately 0.577 acres, a rarity in Lower Burlingame
- Originally built and designed in 1938
- Split-level home with 5 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms and a bonus lower level
- Approximately 3,250 square feet of total living space with an additional 930 square feet basement area
- Paved motorcourt parking with access to a 2-car attached garage
- Elegant formal living room with wood-burning fireplace and French doors to expansive grounds
- The kitchen caters to a formal dining room and an octagonal breakfast room with grand views
- Accommodations include 1 bedroom with a steam-shower bathroom, 2 guest bedrooms, a hallway bath, plus a master on-suite that opens to the grounds
- Additionally the lower-level 5th bedroom is located near the laundry room
- Security alarm system with exterior Nest and Ring security cameras
- Sweeping grounds are canopied by numerous mature oak trees, lawns, views, two entertainment decks, one with an adjacent outdoor fireplace, and a charming Spanish arched gazebo
- A neighborhood private swimming pool club is available through a gate on the property (Membership fees apply for use)
- Easy access to shopping, dining, golfing, open spaces and to 280 and 101 commute routes, 15 minutes to SFO and the Coast
- Excellent local schools include nearby Hoover Elementary
A WALK THROUGH THE PROPERTY
A paved motorcourt entrance presents a peaceful invitation to the home’s striking Spanish Revival façade. A year-round creek trickles beneath a heritage redwood tree. Mature Mexican palms shade a stairway that ascends to a loggia and arched front door.
A welcoming foyer with tiled mosaic floor and coat closet opens to the living room with 18 foot ceiling. Here a wood-burning fireplace with elaborate surround is appointed with a tiled hearth, iron log-rack and custom fire-screen. An arched wall niche with built-in glass shelving allows for the display of fine art. Additional features include oak floors, a wooden curtain rod with custom fabric drapes, deep baseboard moldings. Side door opens to a covered faux-painted Mediterranean style veranda with decorative planter urns, colorful features and plants that create a festive flair. Two arched double French doors open out to the front loggia. Large vintage floor to ceiling windows with operable vents overlook the grounds.
Also radiating off the foyer, the formal dining room has quarter-sawn oak flooring and an exposed beam ceiling. Tall operable side windows are appointed with silk draperies.
The galley kitchen has custom hand painted tiled counters and painted blue cabinetry. A built-in desk station invites recipe organization. Three light fixtures and a window over the stainless steel sink offer task and ambient illumination. A door leads to the basement. Appliances include a built-in wok sheltered by a custom ventilation hood, KitchenAid dishwasher, LG refrigerator and 4-burner electric Whirlpool range. A nearby breakfast room has tiled flooring, windows with views and a door to the side deck.
Family Room & Bathroom 1
The perfect spot for quiet relaxation, the family room is located off the skylit main hallway and boasts oak flooring, built-in shelving, a storage closet and track lighting. An adjoining bathroom is finished in tile and has a pedestal sink vanity, custom mirror and glass-enclosed steam shower.
Bedrooms 1, 2 & 3 with Hallway Bath 2
Perfect for guests or family members, three comfortable bedrooms have carpeting, windows with views and wardrobe closets. The hallway bathroom has tile flooring, a pedestal sink vanity and a tub with overhead shower.
Master Bedroom Suite
The master suite has carpeting, plantation shutters on windows with oak views, a large wardrobe closet and a sliding glass door to the grounds. The skylit master bathroom has tiled flooring, built-in storage, a dual-sink vanity and a tub with overhead shower.
Basement Bedroom 5 & Bonus Areas
The lower level of the home offers a great opportunity to expand living space and features a full carpeted bedroom with closet plus a two-part ¾-bath. A laundry room has a utility sink, storage area, GE washer and Maytag dryer.
The gorgeous grounds encompass multiple areas. Grass lawns give way to views from the large elevated entertainment deck. A covered gazebo has a nearby paved barbecue area with outdoor wood-burning fireplace. A dog run with gated perimeter adds convenience for pets. A creek flows beneath a tall heritage redwood. Mature oaks grow near apple, pear and orange fruit trees. And a convenient private gate custom built on the property opens directly to the neighborhood swimming pool, which is completely maintained by the Little Canyon Pool Club.
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