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Sold: 1021 Walnut Drive, Lafayette, CA

Property Highlights

  • 4 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms.  2269 square feet of interior living space.  Home originally constructed in 1942.
  • Attached two car garage which has been converted to a play room/bonus room.
  • Nearly complete remodel and Expansion of home in 2011.
    • Added 676 square feet of interior living space consisting of a family room, bath room, laundry room, breakfast nook and bedroom/office with closet
    • Added new synthetic wood deck off the new family room
    • Tons of lighting in addition to natural light from windows and two skylights in the living space and a skylight in the bedroom
    • Breakfast nook is set in a large bay window, with custom built-in seating with storage under bench
    • Family room is wired for surround sound
    • Wine refrigerator built into bar area
    • Kitchen:
      • New white custom kitchen cabinets through, concrete countertops and glass/subway tile back splash
      • Stainless refrigerator, dishwasher, stove and microwave
      • New Pantry
    • New hardwood floors throughout home (except bedrooms)
    • Custom recessed lighting throughout kitchen and dining and living room
    • Crown molding
    • New dual pane windows throughout the house including sliders leading to deck.
    • New bathroom and laundry room includes tile floors, tub/shower/toilet/sink, plumbing, tile, exhaust fans and lighting.
    • Professionally landscaped.
      • Installed synthetic lawn in back yard in 2012 –low maintenance
      •  Flattened back area- removed roots and added 6 inches of sub material to ensure proper drainage
      • Raised planter box around entire perimeter of back yard
      • Low rise exterior storage shed for added storage
      • Play area enclosure with play structure/swings on wood chips
    • Other improvements and features include:
      • In addition to the new hardwood, new carpeting in all the bedrooms
      • Large attic space with access in laundry room via drop down ladder
      • Tank-less water heater
      • Replaced main water valves and installed flow restrictor
      • New custom lighting throughout the exterior of the house.
      • New air conditioning and duct work installed in 2007
      • Interior and exterior repainted as a part of the expansion and remodel.
      • Brand new roof over the remodeled and expanded part of the house—remainder of the roof was new in 2007
      • Back fence was re built in 2012, trellis added on south side of back yard at same time
      • New insulated garage door in 2008
      • Garage insulated and ceiling installed in 2008

Property Description

Quiet family-friendly neighborhood.  Flat lot. Walk to new Lafayette Library, downtown, restaurants, grocery stores and shopping.  Easy access to 24 Freeway and Walnut Creek.  Lafayette Bart is 1 mile away.  Lafayette Trails nearby. Lafayette Elementary School, Stanley Middle School and Acalanes High School are all 5 minutes away

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