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Orinda Home Has Private Backyard Oasis: $4.99M

The backyard has natural stone patios, loggias, gas fire pits, a pool, spa, and lush Mediterranean gardens with multiple fruit trees.

Bea Karnes

Aug 24, 2021

LAMORINDA, CA — If indoor-outdoor living is important to you, this Orinda home makes the transition seamless. It has multiple wood-framed French doors for easy flow between spaces, as shown on

The Mediterranean-inspired villa is an extraordinary sanctuary tucked at the end of an Orinda cul-de-sac on almost an acre of hillside property.

It has almost 4,100 square feet of living space including 3 bedrooms and 4.5 baths in the main house, plus a 750-plus square foot guesthouse with 1 bedroom, 1 bath and a loft.

The villa has hickory hardwd floors, Ashley Norton hardware, exposed-beam ceilings, reclaimed wood doors, multi-zoned radiant heated floors, and home automation.

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The living and dining room has a kiva fireplace.

The family room has Venetian plaster, custom carved cabinetry, and a sideboard.

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The chef’s kitchen has pigmented concrete counters, a walnut island, knotty alder cabinetry, Miele, SubZero, and Wolf appliances.

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The sweeping staircase leads to a rotunda office, a primary suite with a private balcony and a junior suite.

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This exquisite property is at 5 Owl Hill Court in Orinda. The asking price is $4,995,000.