1301 Hamilton Avenue, Palo Alto
Lush native plants and Zen-like contemporary landscaping leads to the entrance of this wonderfully imagined, serene one-story home with four bedrooms, three and one-half bathrooms. Dramatic design elements, exquisite details, and elegant fixtures are noticeable at every turn. The well thought out home features vaulted 12’ to 14.5’ ceilings, clean crisp lines, radiant heated finished concrete floors, and large glass expanses for wonderful natural light. An impressive entrance leads into the magnificent open-concept living/dining/kitchen area with glass doors leading out onto the enchanting patios and backyard, ideal for California indoor-outdoor living at its best.
The main living area’s handsome rich wood entertainment center that provides privacy to the glass entry while perfectly accenting the modern aspects of the home; French doors lead to the side patio with highlighted by a steel sculpture and gas lineal fireplace. The spacious dining area is perfect for casual or formal entertaining and features a stunning custom pendent light with floor to ceiling windows and door leading directly to the spectacular and private rear yard. The enormous chef’s kitchen has Caesar stone countertops, elegant wood cabinetry, enormous island with bar stool seating, glass door to side patio, and top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances. Rounding out the main living area is the sizable laundry room with stone countertops, shelving, deep sink, and top-of-the line LG washer and dryer and floor to ceiling built in cabinetry.
The bright, cheerful en-suite master bedroom overlooks the beautiful rear yard—with a glass door leading out—and features two built-out walk-in closets and stunning bathroom with stone countertops and alluring large shower both with rain showerheads and hand shower. The second en-suite bedroom has a glass door to the side yard, large built-out walk-in closet and bathroom with stone countertop, walk-in shower with a rain and hand shower. The beautifully appointed third bedroom has a glass door and side lights to a private patio surrounded with mature bamboo with beautiful plantings and a walk-in closet. A superbly designed fourth bedroom currently used as a study has dual built-in desks and cabinets, custom open shelving, and loads of light with a glass door and transom windows and side lights leading to the backyard and patio.
Surrounding the exquisite home are quiet and private grounds with soothing pebble work, grassy areas, and bamboo-exquisitely designed in a natural, peaceful manner. The rear yard has an elegantly designed steel waterfall sculpture, serene red and green Japanese maples, flowering cherry trees and large back patio perfect for entertaining and relaxing. Side patios offer additional quiet spaces for delightful outdoor living. The extended two-car garage has built-out storage areas and has plenty of room for additional storage.