House number two! I got a message from an old friend that I would be welcome to go look at her home in Easton. It’s been on the market since May and she wanted feedback from another Realtor. Cool! As it turns out, I have been to this house in the past for a social visit and I vaguely remember what it looks like, so I was excited to look at it with a different perspective.
“Suburban LIVING at its FINEST on 1+acres situated among beautiful vineyards. Recently updated 3BD/2BA (2189 sf) main house + 2BD/1 BA (930 sf) guest house w/ kitchenette w/ electric range & refrigerator + laundry hook-up. Decorator touches in main house include NEW CT. HT. & AIR. Newer 18” tile floors in entry, family room, kitchen & baths + newer carpeting in the 3 bedrooms. Hearthed BRICK fireplace w/ wood burning fireplace insert. GOURMET KITCHEN w/ granite counters, center island w/ sink & bar area for stools, stainless steel newer Electric range, microwave, & dishwasher. Party perfect yard w/ free-form pool w/ NEWER pool sweep & motor, wood decking, & play area. Corral w/ metal fencing & rain bird sprinklers. SUPERSIZE (approx 1,500 sf) RV garage, shop, or barn for tractor & farm equipment, Jewel’’ in Easton!!!”
First impression – Well, first of all, it’s super important to plug the address into gps WITHOUT transposing digits After I got my head on straight and found the house, I opened the lockbox (first time!!), managed to swing the gate open, and approached the house. The property needs a little exterior TLC, no doubt about it, but it’s super cute! I definitely won’t see features like this in town. This is a ranch house, through and through. Wood shake roof, redwood walls, red brick on the inside. It has a huge backyard with a pool and a really large guest house in the back! There is also a nice sized loft with a balcony above the kitchen.
Speaking of the kitchen…THE KITCHEN! Gorgeous. Super cute red accent lighting above the island. I am a sucker for granite countertops and I love the light marbling in the slab chosen for this house. It really contrasts well with the red brick of the island base, fireplace, and arch. It easily combines a modern flare with the rustic-ness of the house style.
If I were in the market for a country home South of Fresno, I would seriously consider this one. If you’re looking for country living, on a spacious lot, I know just the house for you!!