2849 Acacia Road
2849 Acacia Rd
United States
Sold for $1,330,000
13,800sf lot



Nestled deep on a third of an acre lot, this contemporary beauty, with its unassuming curb appeal, offers surprisingly dramatic interiors, decadent finishes, and a spectacular rear garden sure to take your breath away.  Situated in the highly sought-after, idyllic Saranap neighborhood boasting top-rated Lafayette Schools, this wonderful home mixes modern elegance with rustic urban charm.  

The interiors are a soothing palette of neutrals grounded by rich, dark hardwood floors and crisp white trim throughout.  The home features a spacious and comfortable floorplan with three bedrooms, three full bathrooms, a formal living room with wood-burning fireplace and dining area combo. A massive sunken family room is the focal point which draws your attention straight to the amazing views of the gardens beyond. Towering vaulted ceilings, sliding doors and walls of windows flood the space with natural light and frame the expansive lush landscapes surrounding this special home.  Rustic barnwood accents, a cool barn door and plush carpeting create a warm and inviting space to relax and enjoy the scenic views.

The sun-filled kitchen is outfitted with creamy white cabinetry, high-end stainless-steel appliances, granite countertops and gorgeous marble tile backsplash. A skylight overhead offers a splash of sunshine making mealtime prep even better. A charming home office off the kitchen and dining area offers a flexible space to suit your needs.  The bathrooms are spa-inspired, showcasing impressive modern fixtures and tilework adding sparkle and glam.  The master bedroom retreat has vaulted ceilings, a large walk-in closet and luxurious master bath complete with heated toilet and towel rack.

Venture outside to find an incredible multi-level backyard filled with a bountiful array of fruit trees and berry bushes, leafy and flowering trees, multiple vegetable planting beds and award-winning rose bushes. A stately palm tree stands front and center anchoring the park-like expanse complete with a huge rear deck and inviting gazebo perfect for summer barbeques and outdoor entertaining.

Additional amenities include fully-owned solar panels, nest thermostat, tankless water heater, air conditioning, recessed lighting, ceiling fans, wall-mounted flat screen TVs, WiFi-controlled exterior lighting and spacious two-car garage with ample storage and laundry area.

This meticulously maintained home is conveniently located in a desirable, tree-lined neighborhood with top-rated schools, quick access to BART, freeways 680 and 24, downtown Walnut Creek and Lafayette shopping, entertainment, restaurants, cafés, parks, playgrounds and more.  



  • Built in 1949 | Extensive interior/exterior remodel in 2016
  • Interior approx. 1,764 sqft   |   Lot size approx. 13,800 sqft
  • Hardwood flooring in living/dining areas and bedrooms
  • Wall to wall carpeting in family room
  • Tile flooring in kitchen, bathrooms, office
  • Chef’s kitchen with skylight, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, wine fridge, marble tile backsplash
  • Spa-like bathrooms with marble vanity tops, modern fixtures, free-standing tub in guest bath
  • Custom-built bench seating in family room
  • Barn doors separating family room and 3rd bedroom
  • Dual-paned windows and french and sliding doors
  • Wall-mounted flat screen TVs in family room/master
  • Nest thermostat, exterior video camera, alarm system
  • Fully-owned Solar Panels
  • Air conditioning, multiple ceiling fans
  • Recessed lighting and modern light fixtures
  • Washer/dryer units in garage
  • Additional laundry hook-ups in the office
  • Two-car garage with laundry sink & built-in cabinets
  • Ample overhead storage in garage
  • Brand new front paver walkway
  • Tankless water heater
  • Exterior lights with WiFi timer switches can be remotely operated by phone



• Gutted garage, installed drywall and ceiling, added storage, installed sink and

cabinets, installed laundry hooks-ups, epoxy on the floor

• Replaced interior doors and hardware

• Added wine fridge in kitchen

• Tiled fireplace surround

• Installed ceiling fan in master bedroom

• Added gazebo with flagstone floor in backyard

• Added artificial grass area in backyard

• Added barn doors and custom built-in bench in family room

• Added alarm system, Nest video camera for driveway


(Below work all completed with permits)

• Purchased and installed solar panels

• Installed new tankless water heater

• Added third bedroom adjacent to family room

• Added third bathroom off of 3rd bedroom addition

• Remodeled master bathroom, added heated toilet with bidet feature,
heated towel rack

• Remodeled guest hallway bathroom and expanded window

• Upgraded capacity of electrical panel

• Added to roof insulation



• Replaced office door

• Installed new front paver walkway

• Sealed crawl space to protect against potential pests

• Sealed roof access to protect against potential pests

• Fresh paint in most interiors and some exterior touch-ups



❖ Award winning rose brushes throughout the garden

❖ New vegetable garden with freshly planted carrots, tomato, onions, bell pepper, lettuce and herbs

❖ More than 10 fruit trees throughout the property including lemon, wild pear, peach, fig, pear, kumquat, plum, hybrid peach/apricot tree

❖ Maple trees, palm trees, cherry blossoms, birch tree Hawaiian berry trees

❖ 3 grape vines

❖ 2 blueberry bushes, 2 wild berry bushes

❖ Artificial turf play area

❖ Flagstone steps and pathways

❖ Oversized deck w/custom-built outdoor dining table

❖ Gazebo with flagstone flooring

❖ Redwood side deck

❖ Firepit area at lower level of yard

❖ Sprinklers, drip irrigation system, and hose sprinklers

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Tracy Palma

Golden Gate Sotheby's International Realty
DRE #: 01802420