English Country Estate with Exceptional Gardens
1018 Via Di Salerno, Ruby Hill, Pleasanton, CA
Offered at $2,490,888
- Apprx. 5000 SF
- 4 BD
- 5 BA (3 full & 2 half)
- .55 Acre
- 4-car garage
- HOA is $240 per month
- Built in 1999
Explore the gorgeous grounds of this beautiful Ruby Hill estate with its lush and drought tolerant landscaping. With wonderful curb appeal the home features has open space on one side, brick accents, circular driveway, Japanese Maples, Redwood trees and gorgeous roses. Front yards and porches are among the hottest outdoor trends of the season and this English Estate has the perfect spot to relax and meet your neighbors with its tranquil fountain and front sitting patio.
The private rear yard includes patios, outdoor kitchen, wandering paths and a lovely rock waterfall. Many fruit trees are scattered about including Bing Cherry, Pluot, Pear, Apricot, Nectarine, Italian Plum, Apple, Persian Mulberry, Kaffir Lime, Lime and Meyer Lemon. An herb garden and raised garden beds and rock retaining walls add to the splendor of the yard.
Inside find smart home features that manage the fountain, the lights and much of the home. Utilizing a dual energy system, the house has Solar Electric (owned) resulting in a net zero “true up” at the end of the year. The home also includes a whole house fan for instant home cooling, and a heat pump, rarely found in our area, that uses solar energy to help heat the house in the winter.
Brazilian cherry solid hardwood floors bring elegance throughout and a Mansard Ceiling adds interest to the look of the home. The main level provides for easy living with luxurious master suite, executive office and guest room. The kitchen features many new appliances, including an iconic Wolf® range. White cabinetry, granite island with prep sink, shutters throughout, 500+ bottle wine cellar, wet bar, spacious living, dining and family rooms and large laundry room, round out the space. On the upper level enjoy an oversized bonus room with powder room, plus 2 bedrooms and a Jack and Jill bath.
With over 450 acres of grapes and two working wineries, the Ruby Hill master plan celebrates the area’s vinicultural traditions. Two manned privacy gates surround this exceptional community which includes Ruby Hill Park, playing fields, sport courts and a magnificent recreation/swim center. Available through private membership is the Ruby Hill Golf Club, featuring a Jack Nicklaus-designed course and private club. Pleasanton schools, which serve the Ruby Hill Community, are among the highest rated in the state.