21400 Saratoga Hills Road is a peaceful and private sanctuary, only a few minutes walk from Foothill Elementary, Saratoga High, and Saratoga Village. Built by renowned architect William Young, this home features exceptional renovations by the current owner, a recognized interior designer. The estate offers a 1.15 wooded acre lot, with 4,105 square feet of luxurious living; 6 bedrooms and 5 baths, including a studio apartment with separate entry.
A guided tour:
The home s exterior is framed by California live oaks. A flagstone path and stairs lead to the elegant courtyard and fountain, a custom installation by mosaic artist Karen Thompson. Through the hand-forged steel front doors, the 12 foot foyer opens onto the living and dining rooms, and the great room and kitchen. The living room features a hand-applied copper gilt wall, and clerestory windows. From the dining room, French doors extend onto the expansive decks, wrapping around the home.
The chef's kitchen, published in House Beautiful, features a La Cornue oven, quartzite counters, double large sinks and dishwashers, and custom cabinetry that surrounds the central island table, for the family to gather, eat, and study. Tall windows and skylights offer warm, natural light and views of the oaks.
On the first floor, the elegant master suite includes a spacious bedroom, limestone fireplace, walk-in closet, and spectacular master bath, with mosaics by Karen Thompson. Outside the French doors, an outdoor spa offers privacy and relaxation. The adjacent office has built-in bookshelves and file storage, a wet bar, and wine refrigerator.
The downstairs includes four bedrooms, two baths, and a dedicated laundry and storage space. The studio apartment, with complete kitchen and bathroom, offers space to welcome guests, extended family, or caregivers or could serve as a dedicated home office.
Other highlights include authentic hardwood floors, furniture-quality cabinetry throughout, custom tile installations, three working fireplaces, two expansive driveways, a three-car craftsman s garage, and plentiful outdoor space for active play and entertainment.