Situated amidst the picturesque hillsides of the charming South Bay town of Sunol, California, this remarkable 96-acre estate features a stunning Tuscan villa and an 800-vine vineyard, ideal for the wine aficionado or aspiring winemaker. Capturing sweeping views of the pristine, surrounding nature of Sunol Valley, the Mediterranean-inspired estate sets a grandiose tone from the moment of arrival. A stately, circular motor court leads to the tree-lined stone walkway and 6,350-square-foot residence, complete with stone pillars and arched entry.
Enter the voluminous formal living room, with soaring 24-foot, mahogany-coffered ceilings and 14-foot mahogany fireplace, hand-sculpted by a master carver. Clerestory windows fill the room with light from above while towering French doors and arched windows frame views of the property beyond. The interiors, featuring walnut, hand-scraped floors and Italian plaster walls, foster a seamless flow between living, dining and entertaining spaces. The formal living room leads to the elegant family room with a mahogany bar and stone fireplace. Formal and informal dining rooms and a beautifully appointed game room open to the outdoors through expansive windows or French doors. The chef-caliber kitchen boasts granite countertops, oversized center island, Wolf stove, six-burner stove with griddle, Sub-Zero Refrigerator, Sub-Zero cooling drawer and Miele Incognito Dishwasher.
The single-story home boasts four bedrooms, including a magnificent master suite with dual water closets, double rain showerheads, Jacuzzi and walk-in closet. Additional rooms include an exquisite home office and a media room with nine leather recliners, 65-inch TV and blackout shades.
Designed for enjoying the quintessential California lifestyle, the estate’s exceptional outdoor living spaces were designed for year-round gathering and entertaining. Among the outdoor amenities are an expansive dining and lounging terrace, summer kitchen with BBQ, swimming pool, pool house with powder and changing room, outdoor shower, covered loggia with a gas-start, wood-burning fireplace, bocce ball court, putting green and batting cage. A seven-car, detached garage is located adjacent to the house, while a separate 7,200-square-foot, 20-car auto gallery features an office, kitchenette and two bathrooms. Additional features include a Sonos Music system throughout the house and outdoor spaces, a craft room with access to a full bathroom, and a 5,000-gallon water tank supplied from a private well with continuous feed and a reverse osmosis water-purifying system.
Surrounded by rolling green hillsides, the vineyard boasts more than 800 vines including Cabernet, Merlot, Cab Franc and Petit Verdot and a 10,000-gallon separate tank with fire hydrant. The extraordinary estate offers endless possibilities and the utmost privacy and serenity within convenient, commuter-friendly distance of Silicon Valley, San Jose, Fremont and Pleasanton.
StyleSingle Family Detached
Features800-vine vineyard, Pool and pool house, Outdoor kitchen and BBQ, Sweeping views of hillsides, Single-story