We have just made a young couple and their French Bulldog a very happy couple by accepting their offer for a listing in San Mateo!
Classic Elegance with 21st Century Conveniences. Notice the detail in the turn-of- the-century craftsmanship; wainscoting, high ceilings, paned windows, a cheery sun porch, a butler’s pantry and a bead boarded service porch. Appreciate the practicality of living with modern conveniences: recessed lighting, granite kitchen, upgraded baths, and a lush private garden. Designer paint colors and hardwood floors throughout makes this lovely two-bedroom, one and a half bath cottage a charming place to call your new home.
Located on a friendly neighborhood street, just minutes from both downtown San Mateo and downtown Burlingame, and conveniently located near commuter corridors, this delightful home offers the perfect balance between old and new.
You are welcomed into the cheery entry with its crisp white wainscoting, wood trim, and colorful stained glass window feature. Beautiful hardwood floors and high ceilings offer this cozy vestibule for greeting guests into your home with a warm and homey ambience.
The bright living room features original hardwood floors, original built-in bookcases surrounding a cozy wood-burning fireplace white a classic wood mantle, high ceilings and a bay window nook fitted with crisp, white plantation shutters. Central to this home is the formal dining room with its hardwood floors, high ceilings, picture molding, and upgraded recessed lighting. Two windows add natural light and brightness, and are shaded with plantation shutters.
As a bonus, an East-facing sun porch perches high above the street. Anderson dual-paned windows flood the enclosed room with natural light. This is the perfect place for a home office, reading retreat, or studio.
The modern kitchen retains all of its original character and charm with stainless appliances, Quartz counters
The master bedroom, painted in designer colors, features crown molding, hardwood floors and features a ‘bed nook’ with windows allowing extra floor space in the room.
The central bathroom is positioned between the two bedrooms as a Jack and Jill. A granite-topped vanity and bead boarded wainscoting add charm to the room. White tile surrounds the shower which is positioned over the bath and is enclosed with glass sliding doors. Tile floors complete the room.
The traditional mud porch located off of the kitchen functions as the laundry. The original bead boarded walls and ceiling add classic authenticity, as do the paned windows which reveal the back garden. Topping the front loading washer and dryer is an additional work counter and built in storage. The washer and dryer are included in the sale. The second bathroom, also bead boarded features a small sink and a window.
The back garden is a lush retreat featuring a paver stone dining patio and an additional bar-b-que patio. This green retreat is surrounded with dense foliage, sheltering trees, and bright sunny patches of manicured lawn. Low-voltage lighting makes it the perfect outdoor dining area for entertaining, or a calm retreat on a summer day.
Additionally, the home features an extra deep single, attached garage with a workbench and additional storage. The home also features forced-air heating, composition roof, some dual-paned windows. For detailed photos and virtual tour, please visit www.439Wisnom.com