Luxury View Home on a Gated Acre

1553 Rancho View Drive

Lafayette, CA
5,187 sqft ±
6F 1H Baths
6 Beds
6 Beds
6F 1H Baths
5,187 sqft ±


Set on a one acre+ parcel, this gated luxury home has been remodeled & updated to offer luxury, size and quality in Lafayette!  The long, dedicated driveway brings you to your own private secluded oasis with magnificent views of Mt. Diablo and the surrounding hills. Enter through the dramatic foyer with soaring ceilings into the bright great room with high ceilings & forever views. The fabulous quartz island kitchen features a Wolf gas range, Subzero refrigerator w/ breakfast bar, casual dining & family room with fireplace. One of a kind oversized butler's pantry offers enormous storage including quartz countertop island. With over 15 skylights, natural light is in abundance throughout every part of the house.  The living room & formal dining rooms are accented by hardwood flooring and accordion wall of glass that open fully for indoor/outdoor dining.  On the main level is the primary suite w/ walk in closet, fireplace, luxurious bathroom w/ separate shower & jetted tub + 2 more bedrooms while upstairs each of the 2 bedrooms have their own en suite bathrooms. 

Step outside to the enjoy the view and all the amenities the outdoor space has to offer. Next to the newer Pebble Tec saltwater pool & spa is a cabana for shady relaxation with a full pool house bathroom.  Year-round fauna & flora with fruit orchard and vegetable garden help make the ultimate gardener’s paradise.  Fully appointed 1 BR guest house, level turf play area, pergola, deck, trampoline, zip line, brand new outdoor kitchen with Heston built-in outdoor grill, and so much more!

Energy Efficient Home
  • Newly installed 7.4kw solar panels
  • 2 Tesla Powerwalls for uninterrupted power
  • One Tesla car charger and one additional high power electric car charger
  • Newly replaced roof
Smart Home Controls
  • Smart pool and spa controls via app or web access
  • App-controlled heating and cooling system with 4 zones
  • App-controlled irrigation system with 15+ zones
  • App-controlled gate access
Extra Amenities
  • 25+ fruit trees, including persimmon, Asian pear, loquat, kumquat, fig, plum, pomegranate, cherry, grapes, more!
  • Raised garden beds
  • 2,000+ bottle wine cellar
  • Separate shed structure - can be she-shed, tool shed, extra storage, yoga room, small work space, etc.
  • Additional custom built shed for even more storage
  • Dozens of flowers and plants bloom throughout the year - tulips, daffodils, surprise lilies, irises, etc.


About The Agent

Jay Williams



JAY WILLIAMS has been assisting clients with their residential property needs for the past 30 years. A graduate of Miramonte High School and the University of California at Berkeley, his connections are deeply rooted in the East Bay area. Jay never loses sight of the fact that life's major transitions typically drive a family's real estate needs.  

Jay’s focus is negotiating the best deals possible for buyers and sellers of residential real estate. His broad experience in the real estate industry also includes serving as branch manager of Pacific Union's Orinda office, frequent appearances as a real estate expert guest on Wall Street Business Radio and the marketing of builder's newly constructed homes. Jay has been instrumental in hundreds of successful closed transactions and recently sold the Seven Oaks Estate (former Lesher Estate), the highest listed property ever to sell in Contra Costa’s Highway 24 corridor. 

Jay’s record of working energetically to provide practical solutions to changing market conditions assures his clients optimal results. His desire to negotiate and advocate for buyers and sellers with skills developed over years of experience set his real estate practice apart.