350 Hawkins Peak
350 Hawkins Peak: Relish endless mountain and beautiful valley views on top of star-filled nights? Crave fresh air, expansive land to spread out on and unlimited recreational outlets? Come to the hidden gem known as Alpine County, only 35 minutes from Lake Tahoe. This stunning custom built home is situated on 4-plus acres, backs US Forest land and features breath-taking views of the Pine Nut Mts. and the Eastern Sierra. This treasured home features floor to ceiling windows, a Mendota gas fireplace, dual custom entertainment centers and direct access to an expansive deck built to take in the surrounding beauty. The kitchen features Birch cabinets, a walk-in pantry, an island and also a breakfast nook. There are additional rooms which include an office and a 600 SF game or family room area which could easily be set up as a mother in law and/ or guest quarters. The designer of the home created a lovely courtyard area featuring a relaxing swimming pool for hot summer days. Some additional amenities include the 200 square foot mechanical room, formal dining, a solar water heater, orchard, gardens and laminate wood floors. This one of a kind home at 350 Hawkins Peak in Alpine County is an absolute must see.
From the moment one steps into the entry with solar heated tiled floors, they will know they have found something special. To the left of the entry is the spacious kitchen much to the delight of both gourmet and wannabe chefs. Highlights feature Birch cabinetry, Italian tile and abundance of counter space, a walk-in pantry, a stand-alone island and a breakfast nook. Whether working at the sink or over the stove, views await every angle. On the opposite side of the entry is a formal yet comfortable dining room with wrap-around windows. Just past the dining room is a sunny home office or den. The beauty flows into the great room featuring floor to ceiling windows, a Mendota gas fireplace, custom rock design, dual custom entertainment centers and massive wood beams overhead. From the great room, one can step out to the huge deck with phenomenal views from sunrise to sunset. Continuing past the great room, one will find a large powder room and the first en-suite. Heading to the left and toward the back of the home, one enters the master bedroom of which dreams are made. Vaulted ceilings, a custom rock enclosed wood stove and access to the courtyard. The master bath features dual sinks, Italian tile counters, a soaking tub with views and a walk-in shower. To add to the additional privacy the home offers, the architectural design created separate wings for the bedrooms. The third and fourth bedrooms are found in the wing leading from the back of the kitchen on the opposite side of the courtyard. Up a small flight of stairs and located over the double garage is the 600 sf bonus room ideal as a game room or guest quarters with a separate entrance. There is even a huge additional storage attic off of this room. The sellers are a retired medical botanist and a landscape photographer and it shows! The adobe walled courtyard has a patio, garden and heated pool. the front acreage boasts of a 15 tree orchard yielding peaches, apples, nectarines, apricots, pears and cherries. There is a raspberry patch, and the extensive landscaping includes mints, lavender, oregano and more. Pine trees dot the property including a 35 ft Sequoia. Super energy efficient, this home offers dual central heat, a solar hot water heater, a grid inter-tied solar photovoltaic system, a private well with whole house water purification system. Further amenities include a 200 SF mechanical room which would serve well as a workshop, hobby room or wine cellar, laundry chutes in each bathroom, laminate floors throughout, rock walls, large log accents and plenty of room for RV parking. Shopping and dining opportunities are 15 minutes away in Minden and Gardnerville. Outdoor recreation lovers will go crazy with the endless biking and hiking, fishing and photography, off road adventures, golf and more. John Muir said it best. “In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks.” Imagine what your life could be like truly living in nature.3D Virtual Tour