Summit Ridge is a highly sought-after enclave of lovely shingled townhomes, conveniently located minutes from freeway access, Lafayette’s charming amenities, Walnut Creek’s extensive downtown shopping and restaurants, and top-rated Lafayette schools.
530 Monarch Ridge Drive is a spacious 1798 square foot end unit home, with a prime location in the complex. The tiled entry features a convenient guest powder room and has steps leading to the gracious living room, with vaulted ceiling, fireplace with gas starter, and sliding doors to the inviting private patio. The adjacent dining room shares the view of the garden. Open to the dining room, the cheerful kitchen has a delightful greenhouse window, ample storage, and tiled counters.
There are two light and sunny bedrooms in one wing, and they share the hall bathroom with a combination tub and shower. Tucked at the top of the steps, the private master bedroom retreat boasts a high ceiling and lovely views of the surrounding hills. Accessed through double entry doors, it’s a romantic hideaway. The compartmented en suite bathroom has two vanities and separate tub and shower.
Sheltered by towering redwoods, the delightful outdoor patio is ideal for al fresco dining or sun bathing. Located just a short path away, the beautiful community swimming pool is open seasonally. There is also a large clubhouse which can be utilized by owners for private events, and attractive green lawns throughout the complex, with one situated right next to this home. Additional amenities include the attached two car garage with interior access, and central heating and air conditioning.
This is a townhome that lives like a single family house, with plenty of space for each member of the family to claim as their own, as well as offering inviting communal gathering space for entertaining. The flexible floor plan is wonderful for all the various stages of life, and the beautiful setting makes 530 Monarch Ridge a truly special home.