2186 Parkside Avenue, Hillsborough
Custom-built to the highest standards, this incredible contemporary-style home on a 1.5-acre level and gated lot in the finest lower north Hillsborough location is truly breathtaking. Completed in 2013 and featuring the finest designer finishes and outstanding craftsmanship, this amazing estate is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to own the very best of the best. Situated with tremendous setback from the street, this residence offers a vast front courtyard with bocce ball court, croquet lawn and two koi ponds with fountains. The superb rear grounds feature splendid stone patios, a large pool with spa and water features, a pool house with heated floors, kitchenette, and two bathrooms, expansive level lawn, USTA-style tennis court, basketball court, and a stunning guest house with cathedral ceiling, kitchen and full bath. The main residence consists of five generously-sized bedroom suites, six and one-half baths, two family rooms, chic living and dining rooms, and a spectacular kitchen highlighted by custom Italian cabinetry by Scavolini, and appliances and fixtures by Miele, Wolf, Sub Zero and Dorn Bracht. Smart home features control lighting, music, heating and air conditioning, and pool functions. Other amenities include a home gym with dedicated full bath, secondary kitchen, walnut flooring throughout, and European mahogany windows and French doors. A gated motor court leads to a three-car garage with extra storage areas. This very rare offering is located 18 miles from San Francisco, and within a few short blocks to beautiful Burlingame Avenue and award-wining, nationally-distinguished schools.