5222 War Wagon Drive
San Jose, CA 95136
Legendary Restaurateur custom built this dream home for his own family. There is no equal in the market and no home in the bay area that boasts the same level of modern opulence, convenience or quality of life anywhere close to this price range.
Stunning ultra modern flair with Vegas overtones underscore this extravagant entertainers dream home complete with a penthouse style, cabana rooftop oasis hidden in back. Invite 75 or more friends for a epic, blowout celebration or host an intimate gathering, revel in unheard of luxury.
Lounging around the pool, soaking in the jetted spa, cooking a culinary banquet in the over the top outdoor Chef's kitchen, hosting friends at the fully stocked bar, getting your groove on dancing to unparalleled sound pumping out of the engineered Bose sound system complete with sub woofers or warming up next to the fire pit or high end chrome heaters under the deck overhanging the sliding commercial doors that open to the expansive patio, nobody leaves without saying "Wow, that was ONE to remember!"
Over $600,000 invested using the finest imported materials, artfully installed by master craftsmen. Lavish use of Porcelanosa brand Porcelain lining many of the walls, nearly all the floors inside, outside both front/back as well as an exotic garage floor like nothing you've ever seen.
An entertainers dream kitchen including features like quartz counter, center island, hand built Euro style cabinets, Stainless Thermador appliance package complete with Sub Zero Fridge, matching built in Thermador Wine Column, Thermador Convection Oven, Thermador Microwave and large Thermador gas cook-top. A stainless trash compactor, stainless dishwasher, stainless hood, custom lights and of course lavish use of exotic recessed lighting, under counter lighting and soft glow lighting under the toe kick baseboards below the sub zero set this kitchen off with a rich Vegas like vibe.
An over-sized dining room featuring sculptured wood like porcelain plank flooring punctuates this well lit entertaining area perfect for Thanksgiving, birthdays, fathers/mothers day or an elegant meal with family and guests.
Opening the front door you notice the heavy commercial grade door with solid stainless hardware. As you make your way into the entry your greeted with soaring 20 ft ceilings, a 2 dimensional wall feature complete with 9 foot built in Vegas style gas fireplace. Directly ahead you notice the snow white porcelain wrapped steps leading to the landing at the top of the stairs.
Upstairs you'll find an oversize master suite graced with sculptured wood plank flooring, motorized remote controlled window coverings leading to the expansive deck overlooking the wonder that is the backyard oasis. A full sized room adjoining the master features a cozy walk in closet with individual slots for 250 pairs of shoes, and all the cubby's, drawers and pullouts you can imagine. Large walk in master bathroom features lavish use of glass and porcelain on the floors, walls inside and outside the walk in 2 person shower complete with a jetted tub. His and hers sinks, glass privacy walls and custom lighting complete the picture.
Nearly every component replaced in the last 2 years including new or newer concrete tile roof, solar system, dual pane windows, over capacity (2 zone) heating/AC, miles of custom wiring for sound, closed circuit security and extravagant lighting systems most of which are centrally or remote controlled.
A completely finished heated/cooled garage with gleaming porcelain floors features recessed lighting, prewired for entertainment as well as an in garage kitchen complete with hood vent system.
The exterior features new luxury smooth stucco where it isn't glass lined or faced with clear cut warm cedar. Fencing is clear redwood or steel. Gates and garage doors are steel with frosted commercial Plexiglas. Exterior landscaping and maintenance consist of a quick trip weekly with your blower thanks to the commercial grade AstroTurf, concrete and ornate polished riverstone design.
Electronics include exterior and interior sound systems complete with Bose speakers/sub woofers, multiple entertainment centers (master bedroom, rear oasis, living room and prewired for garage) remote and manual controls. Additional features include Nest thermostat, commercial air diffusers instead of normal heating/cooling registers, custom doors with recessed hinges, solid stainless commercial door hardware, hand crafted polished granite sink, slab granite and marble wall surfaces, multiple Vegas style wall fireplaces, hidden features and more.
Energy efficient, water efficient, stunning in design, appeal and unparalleled comfort.......Welcome to your next last home.
Showings at open house or by private appointment only.