Tucked away down a quite brook, you find this true retreat where nature meets a rare form of human tranquility.
The property’s natural allure renders people in awe of its majestic views. The house is strategically designed to captivate the panoramic views the moment you step inside. The large windows present an abundance of natural light creating a warm and inviting flow. You must not miss this lovely gem with a unique opportunity to be within 5 minutes from Orinda and Berkeley.
Property Highlights

The House-Perched on the Top of El Toyonal, a vista point to enjoy the majestic views and the magical sunsets. A custom made door opens to the inviting foyer/hall providing access to the entire home.           4 bedrooms/2 Baths, Updated kitchen opens to Dining room large enough for 12, Living room with fireplace, gleaming hardwood floors and Glassed-window wall provides the most advantageous exposure to magnificent views. Central family room about 550 square feet (garage conversion), Warm, comfortable for family to watch shows or exercise or do the laundry while watching the kids play. Sliding door leads into a patio to enjoy the serene and panoramic views of the hills and Briones reservoir

The In-law unit of about 550 square feet -  New construction with full Kitchen, bathroom, laundry room, its own deck,  overlooking the garden

The Office - Spacious 270 square feet office space with its own entrance overlooking the grounds

The Grounds-An artistic double gate opens to the large driveway that parks 10 cars to accommodate your guests. 1.5 acres lot, terraced and surrounded  by old oak trees. A perfect space for kids to play, to plant vegetables, to enjoy 15 different kinds of mature fruit trees, large deck to entertain, a hot rub to relax and appreciate the serenity and privacy

Location – Ideally located at the ridge of El Toyonal to access Orinda and Berkeley sides within 5 minutes. Close to freeway access, hiking trails, BART, shopping, restaurants and services in downtown Orinda

Schools-One of the highest rated school districts in the East Bay. Wagner Ranch elementary, Orinda intermediate and Miramonte high school



Great schools, weather, and access to San Francisco thanks to the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART), as well as semirural country living makes Orinda a desirable place to live in the Bay Area. Large lots house lovely Spanish-, Mediterranean-, and contemporary-styled homes.
Orinda's open spaces attract road and mountain bikers and hikers along the extensive network of trails. The proximity to Tilden Regional Park, San Pablo Reservoir, Briones Regional Park, and the Lafayette Reservoir offer plenty of options for nature lovers.
Orinda's small-scale shopping district is home enticing boutiques and entertainment venues. Orinda Books in Village Square offers a reading series featuring local poets and literary notables. At the center of Orinda nightlife is the revitalized Orinda Theatre Square, anchored by the renovated, Art Deco-styled Orinda Theater. The theater is home to the California Independent Film Festival, hosts independent films and conversations with actors and actresses, and presents comedy nights and live theater performances. The California Shakespeare Theater, located in Bruns Amphitheater, presents live shows in a gorgeous outdoor setting. 


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Alex Gailas

Alex Gailas

Broker - PresidentA.G. RealtyCalBRE# 01356574925.254.7600 x103 office925.254.7601