5695 Jensen Road
Located on one of the most desirable streets in Castro Valley, this sensational custom home exudes elegance and grandeur! The coveted hilltop community of Jensen Road boasts serene views of the San Francisco Bay, rolling verdant hillsides, and the valley below.
Sparing no expense, incomparable attention to detail was masterfully accomplished in the design of this wonderful property that is truly an entertainer’s delight! The panoramic canyon views can be enjoyed from almost every room. This stunning family home offers 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, and approximately 3,733 square feet of living space plus a 223 square foot sunroom, making total usable space approximately 3,956 square feet. The design is spacious and open, yet intimate. The home features a sizable 3 car garage with plentiful parking for guests.
The flexible arrangement of rooms considers every lifestyle including one bedroom and a handsomely updated bathroom on the first floor that is perfectly appointed for multi-generational living, or a home office. The dramatic foyer is graced to the right by an expansive living room with wood-burning fireplace; to the left is the well-appointed formal dining room. The family room is complete with a fireplace and custom entertainment system that is included with the home! The chef’s kitchen offers a sizable pantry, top of the line stainless steel appliances, granite counter with breakfast bar, and a large breakfast nook. The built-in desk area in the kitchen is the perfect spot for helping children with homework or dreaming up a new recipe.
The upstairs level offers three additional bedrooms and the master retreat. The master bedroom is a private sanctuary for the owners and features a soothing fireplace with marble surround, and sitting area to enjoy a movie or a cup of tea by the fireplace. The master bathroom features a jetted soaking tub, separate shower, dual vanities and marble finishes.
In addition, this fine home boasts soaring ceilings, hardwood floors, fresh paint, new carpet, and ample storage areas. Every room is a haven with a palette of soothing colors and fine interior finishes.
The impeccably landscaped and fully fenced grounds are as impressive as the home. The private, park-like front yard is continually in bloom! The back yard is a gardener’s paradise and features abundant fruit trees including apple, plum, pluot, apricot, fig, avocado, persimmon, Valencia orange, blood orange, navel orange, cara cara orange, and pomegranate. The irrigated raised garden beds include tomatoes, zucchini, cucumber, peppers, and beans. The side yard offers a bocce ball court for hours of family fun! Enjoy watching a majestic morning sunrise from the upstairs master bedroom over a morning cup of coffee. Unwind at day’s end with of glass of fine wine while sitting next to the outdoor firepit or take a soak in the soothing spa. The expansive lower level deck is also the perfect place to dine al fresco while watching the evening skies change to a spectrum of red, purple, pink and orange; the perfect respite to the end of a busy day!
It is unprecedented that such serene living is also complimented by such close proximity to East and South Bay work centers, San Francisco, and BART. Castro Valley boasts an extensively developed park system, a swimming lagoon, Lake Chabot Regional Park, and an 18-hole golf course. This vibrant community takes pride in its award-winning schools, a newly re-designed downtown, wonderful shops, and delightful restaurants. We welcome you HOME to 5695 Jensen Road!