Meadow View Road is a lovely winding cul-de-sac of individualized homes in the sought after Glorietta area of Orinda. The home at 131 Meadow View Road is located on a fabulous private .7 acre site with expansive level area and lovely pastoral outlooks. The charming residence has been beautifully maintained and lovingly updated by its long time owners of thirty-nine years. Set well back from the street and shielded by mature landscape, the front of the home is enhanced by a customized gabled brick facade. A sweeping driveway with ample guest parking leads to the front entryway.
The grand-piano-sized living room features a floor-to-ceiling raised hearth gas fireplace and sliding doors to the deck and backyard. Double doors open to the large dining room, which also has a slider to the outside and an attractive bay window with window seat overlooking the garden. The sparkling modern kitchen features gleaming quartz countertops, modern stainless steel appliances, recessed lighting, an inviting informal breakfast nook, and a convenient bar counter. A large picture window over the sink looks out over the garden. Adjacent to the kitchen is a versatile built-in alcove with working desk and ample drawer, shelf, and cabinet storage.
There are three well appointed bedrooms, including a primary bedroom with walk-in closet and en suite bathroom. All bedrooms have hardwood flooring underneath the carpeting. The hall bathroom features dual vanities, bathtub, and separate stall shower. The spacious two car garage has interior access directly to the kitchen. There is an additional carport, and great side yard space that can readily accommodate RV or boat parking. Added features include attractive easy care state of the art flooring, a fire resistant composition shingle roof, and central heating and air conditioning.
The three-quarter acre estate setting of this home, In close proximity to multi-million dollar residences, lends itself to future expansion or the addition of an ADU. The inviting outdoor area has a large trellised deck, level stone patio and lawn area, and plenty of space for garden and play. Fruit trees dot the hillside, which is planted in hardy drought tolerant alta fescue grasses. Children attend top rated schools: Glorietta Elementary, Orinda Intermediate, and Miramonte High. In all, this is a one-of-a-kind, turn-key residence with an incredible setting and location that give it the potential to be a “forever” home for its next fortunate owner.