1718 Campanula Drive - San Ramon
Monarch at Gale Ranch
2790 Square Feet
Built in 2004
Come home to The Communities at Gale Ranch one of the East Bay’s most desirable places to live and located in the heart of the San Ramon Valley. These planned neighborhoods including the Monarch at Gale Ranch are conveniently close to parks, top-rated San Ramon Valley Unified School District schools, shopping, a variety of dining options, the community center, libraries, and outdoor recreation including miles of walking and bike trails, and Mt. Diablo State Park.
Built by Shapell in 2004, this centrally located home features a sophisticated and contemporary design for today’s lifestyle with almost 2,800 square feet of light-filled living space on two levels. Four bedrooms and three bathrooms include a main-level guest room and full bathroom. A loft offers fabulous flexible use space with speakers to create the ideal play/game room, or home theater, with adjacent built in desk and bookshelf for your home office Formal living and dining rooms, gourmet eat-in kitchen, and adjacent family room with fireplace and built-in media cabinetry offer spacious rooms to thrive. French doors open to inviting outdoor spaces and offer plenty of room to gather, entertain, play and relax with family and friends.
The beautifully designed backyard includes a tile patio and nearby built-in barbecue with refrigerator, sink, gas burner, and counter seating. Raised garden beds wrap around the spacious lawn, play area and a gentle slope or possible terraced gardens. A deck and lawn are located just off the kitchen and offer another venue for outdoor dining or play.
Among its many interior features are beautiful hand scraped hardwood floors, wood blinds, high ceilings, decorative wrought iron stair railing, and plush carpeting in the bedrooms. The large eat-in kitchen is well appointed with extensive quartz counters and mosaic tile backsplash, an oversized custom island, richly painted cabinetry with under lighting, walk-in pantry, and nearby butler’s pantry with upper glass faced cabinetry and quartz counter. Enjoy a view of the backyard gardens while at the deep stainless sink with pull down faucet. Stainless appliances include dual ovens, five-burner cooktop, Viking refrigerator and dishwasher.
Three bedrooms, located upstairs, include the master bedroom retreat that features a coffered ceiling, ceiling speakers, niche for dresser or flat screen, dual walk in closets, and luxurious master bathroom with dual sinks, tile floor, jetted tub, and oversized shower with tile surround. Two additional bedrooms include one with a front facing Juliet balcony, and one with two closets, and chair rail molding. A full bathroom features a dual sink vanity and shower/bathtub combination.
Convenient to two neighborhood parks including the popular Valley View Park with its softball field, children’s play area, tennis court, and picnic area, and the smaller Hidden Crest Park, an ideal location for a quiet picnic near the grass field and play area. Walk to The Plaza at Gale Ranch for a variety of shopping, a quick snack, restaurants and services or head down Bollinger Canyon Road less than three miles to San Ramon’s new City Center at Bishop Ranch for the weekly farmers market.
- Front courtyard entry
- Half mile to Coyote Creek Elementary School
- .8 miles to Gale Ranch Middle School
- 1.2 miles to Dougherty Valley High School
- Three-car tandem garage
o Overhead storage
o Duel electric car charging outlets
- Living room
o Gas fireplace
o Carved mantel
o Ceiling speakers
- Dining room
o Decorative chair rail molding
o Front facing window
o Ceiling speakers
- Laundry room
- Closets with cedar floors
- Dual zone Nest thermostats
- LED lighting throughout
- Wired with network cable throughout
- Intercom/entertainment system
o Living room
o Front door
- Video doorbell
- Wide side yard