2393 sq feet • 4 bedrooms • 2 baths • .46 acre lot
Step back in time and into your favorite fairy tale when you arrive at this home, tucked away on a private lane and surrounded by towering redwoods and oaks. This 1930’s stone, timber and stucco English Tudor is loaded with architectural details including leaded glass windows, copper gutters, recent faux slate roof, brick & soapstone outdoor kitchen, three charming garden sheds with stained glass, garden bridge, many brick patios, stucco walled courtyard with cedar gates, and unique outdoor lighting. It’s truly the best of both worlds: the charm of Hansel & Gretel’s house with modern amenities, chef’s kitchen, and period correct remodeled bathrooms. There are oak floors on the first level and unique pumpkin pine floors on the second level. Four bedrooms plus an original knotty pine office. The private, wooded lot has 10 California oaks and 8 towering redwoods. Zoned for top-rated schools: Murwood Elementary, Walnut Creek Intermediary, and. Las Lomas High School.
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 Sotheby’s Danville office. 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.