28 Via Farallon
Orinda, CA 94563
Sherrie B. Perlstein

(925) 766-3030

Orinda Country Club Classic
Offered at $1,995,000
Status: Sold
Type: Residential
Bedrooms: 5
Baths: 3
Lot Size: .66 Acres
Magnificently nestled into the hillside in the highly coveted Orinda Country Club area of Orinda, this custom designed 5 bedroom and 3 bath home offers over 4160 square feet of spacious living spaces and occupies a stunning Oak studded .66 acre parcel with panoramic views of the picturesque Orinda countryside. This extraordinary updated retreat exudes elegance, warmth and sophistication throughout, while retaining the character and architectural elements of Old Orinda.

In addition to the five bedrooms and three full baths in the main house there is a completely separate yet attached remodeled au-pair / in-law unit with kitchenette, living room, bedroom and bath.

Designed to take full advantage of the extraordinary surrounding views, this two-story home is ideal for entertaining and an active California lifestyle. Originally constructed in 1948 this newly renovated home boasts private patios, lawn areas and wonderful gardens. A sweeping driveway opens to a delightful trellised entry. A stately brick path and elegant stairway leads to an open veranda taking full advantage of the fabulous views. Through a strikingly designed new front door, one enters into a dramatic entry, bathed in natural light, welcoming you into a stunning living room with soaring ceilings leading out to a quiet patio.

There are over $200,000 in upgrades and improvements since the current owners have purchased this wonderful home. New landscaping, new roof, many windows and doors, carpet, paint, crown molding, decking, remodeling the second master suite and the au pair/in-law unit and much more.

A grand living room marries art and architecture showcasing a magnificent brick fireplace, augmented by a built in book shelf. Rich hardwood floors are a warm welcome to this sunny living room. A large picture window frames a majestic view.

The expansive epicurean kitchen caters to culinary activities and social events serving as the hub of family activity. Both sundrenched and spacious, this chef???s kitchen boasts custom cabinetry, granite counters, built in refrigerator and 5- burner gas range. Adjoining the sunny kitchen is a spacious expanded family room with fireplace and walls of glass overlooking the Orinda Country Club area.

A gracious formal dining room provides a sophisticated backdrop for an intimate dinner or grand entertaining.

Just steps away from the family room, one will find a newly remodeled full guest suite/2nd master with full bath that is ideal for visiting family and friends or can be used as a private office.

A sweeping staircase leads to an upstairs retreat featuring the family living quarters with four spacious bedrooms, two full baths and a private door leading out to a sundeck. Two of the bedrooms have French doors that open to a private terrace overlooking the expansive yard and allowing for a gentle, warm summer breeze to envelope the room.

Escape to the tranquil master suite with luxurious bath and walk-in closet creating the perfect respite from a busy day. Soft earth tones, sleek lines and wonderful natural light create a personal sanctuary.

Completing this idyllic picture is a delightful surprise of a completely separate (yet attached) au-pair or In-law suite complete with kitchenette, gracious living room and a private terrace adjoining a sunny bedroom and bath. This unit has its own private entry.

Situated in one of Orinda's finest and most desirable neighborhoods and close to the vitality of San Francisco and International airports.

Near downtown Orinda, the Orinda Country Club and BART.
12 years of top rated schools.



Family Room

Master Suite

Master Bath


Au Pair/ In-Law unit

Outdoor Living

Country Club Views

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