Welcome to 78 Oak Road, a contemporary masterpiece situated on a picturesque .56 acre lot boasting beautiful views of the surrounding Orinda foothills.  Built in 2011, this impressive home is one of the most extraordinary in all of Lamorinda and truly a great place to call home! So sophisticated, this home has been thoughtfully designed, luxuriously appointed and offers an innovative and modern two-and-a-half story floor plan with timeless craftsmanship and an unparalleled attention to each and every detail. This open concept home offers 5 spacious bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms and a bonus/media/library and is approximately 3,580 square feet. A Leeds certified home when originally built, solar has also be added for efficiency.

Artfully presented with a full array of custom options and upgrades, this charismatic home is an entertainer’s dream come true. The floor plan is perfect whether an informal get-together is taking place or a grand part in fully swing, the fun and laughter will echo throughout the spacious living, dining and kitchen areas creating many memorable occasions. The state-of-the-art kitchen is fully equipped with Thermador appliances and quartz counters and will surely delight any cooking enthusiast. The large picture windows capture the natural beauty of this home’s amazing outdoor setting.

This one-of-a-kind contemporary home is best described as SLEEK, STYLISH AND CURRENT with privacy, tranquil views and a breathtaking setting that will be hard to match. The property with its low maintenance appeal is perfect for outdoor entertaining as it is complimented with perfectly designed patios that envelop the pastoral landscape of the home for maximum appreciation and enjoyment.

Located in one of Orinda’s most premier and picturesque neighborhoods, Castle Gate is conveniently located to top-rated schools, parks and trails and offers a desirable commute located with highways 24, 680, 580 and BART close by. In addition, both downtown Orinda and Lafayette are also on a short distance away and offer a variety of delicious dining and entertainment options including the historic Orinda Theatre and plenty of shopping. Outdoor enthusiasts will surely be spoiled having access to hiking, biking and walking trails including the Lafayette Reservoir that is just minutes away. There truly is something for everyone to enjoy nearby.

LOCATION, AMENITIES AND SUCH AN IMPRESSIVE HOME!  You are invited as a discriminating home purchaser to experience all that 78 Oak Road has to offer. Simply said…this fine property is nothing less than EXTRAORDINARY!


  • 5 Bedrooms, with an exceptional Master Suite and Luxurious Bath
  • 3.5 Bathrooms
  • Approximately, 3,580 square feet of efficient living space
  • .56 Acre Lot
  • Bonus/Media Room
  • Quartz Countertops in Kitchens and Bathrooms
  • Wide Plank Bamboo Flooring
  • Designer Lighting and Window Coverings
  • Sleek and Contemporary Gas Burning Fireplace in the Living Room
  • Cement Tile Roof
  • Forced Air Heating and Central Air Conditioning
  • Solar, owned system
  • Attached 2-Car Garage with Car Lift & Extra Storage
  • Sweeping Views of the Surrounding Hillsides
  • Close to downtown Orinda, BART and Highway 24
  • Top-Rated Orinda School District        



Great schools, weather, and access to San Francisco thanks to the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART), as well as semirural country living makes Orinda a desirable place to live in the Bay Area. Large lots house lovely Spanish-, Mediterranean-, and contemporary-styled homes.
Orinda's open spaces attract road and mountain bikers and hikers along the extensive network of trails. The proximity to Tilden Regional Park, San Pablo Reservoir, Briones Regional Park, and the Lafayette Reservoir offer plenty of options for nature lovers.
Orinda's small-scale shopping district is home enticing boutiques and entertainment venues. Orinda Books in Village Square offers a reading series featuring local poets and literary notables. At the center of Orinda nightlife is the revitalized Orinda Theatre Square, anchored by the renovated, Art Deco-styled Orinda Theater. The theater is home to the California Independent Film Festival, hosts independent films and conversations with actors and actresses, and presents comedy nights and live theater performances. The California Shakespeare Theater, located in Bruns Amphitheater, presents live shows in a gorgeous outdoor setting. 


Open Houses:

Saturday, October 28, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Sunday, October 29, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM 

Brokers Tour:

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 from 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Additional Showings by Appointment:
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Nina Peles

Nina Peles

Certified Residential & Corporate Relocation SpecialistCOMPASScalDRE# 01038850925.890.9212