451 Yerba Buena Avenue
Westwood Highlands Classic English Tudor View Home!
This magnificent English Tudor view home built in 1925 is tucked away on a prime, serene block in the heart of the neighborhood, close to public transportation! A delightful walkway with garden entrance leads to the arched portico with notable front door and into a gracious foyer with coat closet and ideal center hall floor plan. The spectacular formal living room with dramatic vaulted open-beam ceiling and attractive French doors boasts an impressive wood-burning fireplace with exquisite mantel and original andirons, enormous bay-window, plantation shutters and gleaming hardwood floors. The banquet-size formal dining room with French doors and striking chandelier is perfect for entertaining! The stunning remodeled gourmet kitchen showcases a La Cornue five-burner gas stove with double oven, large storage drawer and convenient pot-filler, Sub-Zero refrigerator, Bosch dishwasher, apron sink with butcher block countertop, pantry with custom cabinets and exotic quartz counters, recessed lighting and charming light-filled breakfast room with bay-window.
A wonderful, wide hallway with original "telephone booth" and split-level staircase leads to the home's upper level with spacious private living quarters. The fabulous master suite enjoys sweeping views to the Bay, hills and trees, a large closet and lovely tile bath with shower over cast iron tub. Two additional good-size bedrooms - one overlooking the garden with a huge walk-in closet and terrific views to the Bay - and a second full bath end this floor.
The versatile lower level includes a sitting area, family room, playroom, home office, wine room, laundry room with storage and a third full bath. The huge, tranquil park-like landscaped backyard with walking path, lush lawn, mature lemon trees, colorful plantings and tradesman's entrance completes this truly special home!