5 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms | 1 Powder Room
Built in 1927 | 5,870 Sq. Ft. Total Living Space | 17,205 Sq. Ft. Lot
Exceptional Location | Distinctive Architecture | Quality Craftsmanship
Casa Serena in Hillsborough Oaks
Privately located in Hillsborough Oaks, Casa Serena is the perfect blend of hallmark architecture, quality renovation, and artistic ambiance. As one enters the property, the exquisite landscaping is captivating. Mature Maple and Magnolia trees, lush expansive lawns and brick pavers compliment the spectacular Spanish style of this one-of-a-kind home.
Formal entry with water feature and cloak closets leads to a formal waiting room adjacent to the dramatic, sunken living room with barrel ceilings, floor-to-ceiling arched windows and fireplace. A perfectly inset wet-bar and hallway lead to the main level en-suite featuring family room and private balcony, en-suite bedroom with fireplace and private access, perfect for au pair.
The light-filled formal dining room showcases wooden arched pocket doors, adjacent to the breakfast nook and Chef’s kitchen with french doors that lead to an intimate retreat yard with a navy tiled pool and spa making for a gracious indoor-outdoor experience. The laundry closet, powder room and main level bedroom complete the main level.
The upper level has three bedrooms, one en-suite with a separate dressing area and one with hallway access to the bathroom; both open to a shared balcony overlooking the pool. A graceful master with a walk-in closet and spacious bathroom and expansive private balcony completes the master suite.
The large three-car garage boasts ample storage, a full bathroom and sauna which is accessible from the side door which opens to a lower patio and water feature.
Old world charm and architecture are the trademarks of this home, but with sensitive renovation and stylistic integrity, designer vintage lighting and hardware and attention to detail, makes this home a haven of perfect esthetic and functional, all in Hillsborough Oaks.
Hillsborough will take your breath away. Fabulous homes on tree-lined streets evoke a timelessly elegant and private feel. The town covers six square miles, including picturesque hills and canyons, yet its 11,000 residents easily access commuter routes and downtown Burlingame, including Burlingame Avenue with its trendy shops and upscale dining.
Along with a storied history of exclusivity, blue-ribbon schools and a tight-knit community have earned the town its enviable reputation. The Hillsborough Recreation Department, Sawyer Camp Trail, Crystal Springs Golf Course, and cycling on Cañada Road offer residents quality activities and the ability to take in the stunning beauty of their neighborhood and surrounding area.