This warm and inviting home located in the very desirable Montevideo Community of Almaden, offers the best in active family living, festive entertaining and outdoor relaxation.
Updated and remodeled throughout, this Tri-level beauty with open floor plan, consist of 2,025 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths and a meticulously landscaped 7,770 square foot lot.
The stately brick-framed porch with custom entry door, striking exterior shutters and a magnificent Magnolia tree, create a lovely introduction to the home.
Welcome guests through the Travertine tiled entry and into the elegant spacious living room. This lovely space showcases expansive view windows with custom Plantation shutters, crown molding and lush carpeting. The formal dining room is adjacent with custom colored walls, attractive wrought iron chandelier and a conveniently located built-in china cabinet. Perfect place for entertaining!!!
Practice your culinary skills in this tastefully remodeled kitchen. Updated with Travertine floors, beveled-edge Corian countertops, accent-tiled backsplash and custom maple cabinetry. Appliances include Kitchen Aid double ovens and stovetop, Kenmore dishwasher, built-in microwave and LG refrigerator. Adjacent is the sunny breakfast room with built-in service bar, Hunter Douglas ceiling fan, and sliding doors leading out to the private patio and vibrant rose garden beyond.
Social gatherings flow naturally into the family room with its distinctive gas log fireplace surrounded in stone and framed with custom-cut wood mantle. Soft hued walls, crown molding, recessed lighting and wall to wall carpeting complete the look of this inviting room. The expansive sliding door showcases the views and provides access to the rear patio and manicured gardens….perfect for dining alfresco.
Centrally located, the laundry room comes fully equipped with washer/dryer and extra storage. This versatile room features custom tile flooring and antique glazed cabinetry topped in slab granite. Just beyond, you will find an attractive powder room accented by a Kohler pedestal sink with brushed nickel fixtures.
Private master suite has been updated with Plantation shutters, custom lighting, crown molding, triple closets and plush carpeting. The remodeled en-suite master bath features radiant heated Travertine flooring, gorgeous vanity with granite slab counter top, custom lighting and a Euro-style tiled shower with seamless glass enclosure.
Rejuvenate in the spa-style hall bath. Lavishly remodeled to perfection with a gorgeous custom wood vanity topped with beveled edge granite, deep set Jacuzzi tub surrounded by striking mosaic tiles, and radiant heated Travertine flooring.
Three additional light-filled bedrooms boast Plantation shutters, custom ceiling fans and spacious closets with organizers. Ideal for guest and home office use.
The perfect blend of nature and privacy welcome you to this backyard
oasis. A true gardener, the owner has created a celebration of color with elegant rose, jasmine, hydrangea, birds of paradise, peonies, sweet peas, azalea, camellia and gardenia bushes, flanked by lemon, lime and crape myrtle trees. The covered deck with seating and spacious patio area are ideal for outdoor entertaining and relaxation.
Additionally, property features:
2 car garage
Double pane windows
Payne air conditioning and heating unit
Automatic sprinklers front and rear yard
Montevideo Pool & Cabana Club Association
Excellent local Schools: Guadalupe Elementary, Dartmouth Middle and Branham High.
Ducky Grabill has been a lasting fixture at the top of Bay Area real estate for more than 20 years. From her first year in the business, Ducky’s drive to succeed landed her as the #1 agent in her office and she has consistently been one of the top producing agents in the Los Gatos/Monte Sereno area for the last 23 years. While she is widely recognized for her name, she is more generally renowned for her high quality of service and uncompromised integrity.
After jumpstarting her career at locally owned and operated Cornish and Carey in 1988, Coldwell Banker took over the company in 1997 where Ducky maintained top producer status. In 2008 Ducky became one of the founding members of Sereno Group Real Estate where she continues to value the collaborative spirit of the dedicated and knowledgeable professionals in the office.
Ducky firmly believes the successful listing or purchasing of a home takes the knowledge of not only an industry expert but also an area expert. Local area knowledge combined with years of established relationships in the real estate business and the community maximizes her ability to make things happen for her clients. Specializing specifically in residential homes, development of lots and new construction, Ducky is a highly skilled negotiator dedicated to serving her clients. She has built a lasting reputation of honesty and achievement in dealing with business associates and real estate professionals in the community.
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE AND AWARDS:
Certified Corporate Relocation Specialist
Consistently sells over 50 million per year
Keynote speaker for 20 years at over 25 real estate conferences, conventions, and Top Producer panels
Recognized as one of the most prominent and influential real estate professionals in Silicon Valley
Ducky is a Member of Junior League of San Jose, St. Mary's Long Range Planning Committee, Member of the Los Gatos High School Grad Night Committee, past PTA & School Board Member at St. Mary's, Peninsula West Valley Association of Realtors, R.E. Infolink, California Association of Realtors and National Association of Realtors.
In 1975 graduated with a BA from the University of Santa Clara in Theatre Arts. Commitment to family and community activities is a priority. A Los Gatos resident for almost 30 years, Ducky is proud to call Los Gatos Home.