1972 sq feet • 2 bedrooms • 2 bathrooms
Lovely Japanese-inspired custom home with graceful beauty in a tranquil setting. Ideal westside location at the end of cul-de-sac, a short stroll to downtown Danville and the Iron Horse Trail. The moment you step through the front door, walls of windows draw the eye to the backyard gardens. The backyard is a true oasis with Koi pond and flowering gardens. The serene setting includes an authentic Japanese Tea House and Bath House. The welcoming back deck sits above the large Koi pond and overlooks the peaceful backdrop. Inside, the main front room makes an elegant first impression with walls of glass, dramatic lighting, and an inviting fireplace. The formal dining room is also flooded with light from the large windows offering wonderful garden views.
Special Japanese Features
- The Tea House was designed by Masao Sato, who was trained as a temple builder in Japan.
- The Bath House is home to a Japanese Soaking tub called an Ofuro.
- The front landscaping was designed by Peter Bochenek, including the rock placement installed by crane.
- The 5000 gallon pond was constructed by Potomac Waterworks, and includes an upgraded filter system.
- Rear landscaping, including the waterfall and stream, was designed by Facciuto Landscaping.
- Bamboo floors in bedrooms
- Shoji panel doors and Shoji screen
- Shoji paneled soffit lights in bathrooms
About the Agent
Lauren Holloway has been an involved member of the local community since 1995 when she and her husband were proud new parents of their first born and began thinking about schools. Lauren describes the area, saying, “It’s such a family-friendly place to live and a great place to be a kid.”
Lauren entered the real estate profession after enjoying a career in the business world, managing an IT group at an elite software company. With a high-tech background, she embraces technology in the real estate business, enabling her to be more effective with tools and marketing. She also utilizes project management and negotiating skills that were honed in her business career.…
She loves working with her clients and making sure they are given first class attention, dedicated service, and the best deal — regardless of whether she represents buyers or sellers. Lauren’s clients appreciate the vitality and compassion that she puts into her work, saying: “Lauren is the consummate professional […] She is extremely knowledgeable about housing market trends, finance, local businesses, activities, and schools […] She made the often stressful business of selling my home very manageable and pleasant. Lauren is such a delight to work with. Simply the best.”
When asked if she prefers to work with buyers or sellers, Lauren said, “I enjoy both. With sellers, I specialize in helping them prepare the home to maximize their return, selecting low-cost projects that will make a big impact. With buyers, when you can take part in finding a new home for someone, that is incredibly special.”
Lauren has in-depth knowledge of the neighborhoods in Contra Costa County and is able to provide clients with an invaluable perspective on the local market. As a very involved parent, she also has helpful information about the local schools.
Lauren’s client-satisfaction success has made her a top producer in the Danville/Alamo area. When she’s not showing property, holding an open house, or overseeing an inspection or appraisal, she loves to be on the tennis court: she’s an avid player and fan.