This 6,400 sf private residence, located in the Blackhawk development in Danville, nestles up to the foothills that lead up to Mt. Diablo. Evocative of a mountain lodge, the exterior materials include stone wainscot, horizontal lap siding, gabled roof forms with concrete tile roof and dormer windows. An impressive entry statement was requested by the clients which led to the monumental two-story stone-clad entryway with heavy timber roof structure and exposed trusses supported by a pair of stone pillars.
Inside, the first level open plan includes a grand entry opening to the two-story high great room with massive two-sided stone fireplace shared with the adjacent formal dining room, gourmet kitchen with walk-in pantry and walk-in wine cellar, family room with a second fireplace, breakfast nook, library, an ensuite guest room and bath and a powder room off the entry. A four car garage with pair carriage house doors completed the lower level.
A grand stairway at the entry leads to the upper level and a balcony overlooking the great room, the master suite includes the bedroom with a third fireplace, a pair of his and hers walk-in wardrobes, and the master bath with his and hers lavatories and toilet rooms, a central spacious shower, a whirlpool tub and linen closet, there are two additional bedroom suites with ensuite bath and walk-in wardrobe, an exercise room, laundry and office complete the upper level.