The Developer has owned and renovated/restored many homes that have been featured in Architectural Digest, as well as many mansions previously owned by notable people. The developer has extensively remodeled his projects to fit the tastes & trends of buyers today. He has traveled to many areas in order to find inspiration for these modern designs and only strives for perfection. All properties he has renovated have been purchased by clients who fell in love with his properties at first sight. All of these clients had one thing in common: they had been searching for their dream mansion for a long time and finally found what they were looking for in this renovated properties!
Mere minutes away from downtown Burlingame, distinguished schools, and situated right in between the exclusive Burlingame Country Club is Stanley Lo’s latest masterpiece, 1868 Floribunda Avenue. This magnificent estate occupies 2.34 acres of exceptional land. The entire exterior & interior have been completely recolored to fit the modern & fresh aesthetic the property proudly boasts.
This palatial estate exhibits expert craftsmanship, powerful attention to detail, and modern & sleek design for the tastes of future generations to come. It has been attractively upgraded with top of the line features & totally furnished with sophisticated pieces by a team of reputable home furnishings purveyors. All the draperies are automated and the hardwood floor is brand-new in order to fit the modern & sleek design the new remodel calls for. A SmartHome automated system, security camera and alarm system have been installed throughout the entire property – you would have the ability to control LED lighting, surround stereo, pool and temperature settings from anywhere within the property’s vicinity right at your very fingertips! LED lighting is located wherever the structures permit, inside and outside. Hundreds of lighting surrounds the exterior of the property. These lights are very bright, especially at nighttime. More than 30 LED outlet plugs have been installed throughout the land – absolutely perfect for your holiday/entertaining demands! No need for extra extension cords! All outdoor patios feature stone work that has been expertly refinished.
On the right side of the property, the front gate’s access is controlled easily by using an iPhone app. More than 200 feet of newly constructed driveway was created during the renovation. Once you drive past the automated gates, you will notice the tree-lined driveway and newly-installed irrigation & well system, which boasts the ability to accommodate 5100 gallons of water. This well system does not use the City’s water and its conservation capacity is a real money-saver. In the mid-front of the property is a new pedestrian gate with an auto-intercom system for remote open/close entry. Nine of the gates inside the property’s limits have been installed to auto-close.
The original motor court (backyard) on the premises was demolished and a brand-new landscape (designed by a well-renowned landscape architect) was rebuilt in its place. It is quite park-like! Enjoy a beautiful and warm day relaxing amidst the lush sweeping lawn and BBQ/fire pit area! Only several steps away is another dazzling slice of what the exterior of the property has to offer: the sparkling pool/spa, cabana lounge chairs are positioned throughout a 30 foot-long covered patio, outdoor kitchen (with newly installed appliances such as a dishwasher and pizza oven) and bathhouse are the perfect components to make your next pool party one that your guests will
always remember! The pool has a salt water system, features a fountain, and is able to be controlled by iPhone.
The brand-new front entryway was created right in the center of the property. This area is ideal for throwing cocktail parties! You may notice the huge skylights and 6 French doors. Every door has a retractable screen door, just in case you don’t want any insects getting inside the house. A family room complete with a karaoke system & stage can be used as an entertainment room. The office tucked away in its own corner is the perfect room for working in solitude.
Inside, there are many admirable features that have either been entirely remodeled from its previous outdated state or newly installed. Five spectacular skylights have been master-worked. All of the doors’ hardware have been changed to Baldwin. The elevator is capable of going up and down 3 floors of the house. A sizeable wine cellar is located next to the dining room. The basement has a huge space for storage. The property has the capacity for 600amps of power, which is very popular amongst Hillsborough homes.
There are two kitchens: one that is smaller and the other that is expansive and has an open-floor layout. This larger kitchen comes with features such as a conventional oven and an electric oven. Next to the kitchen, is space that can be used as either a dining room or living room. The second floor’s wrap-around balcony overlooks this entire area.
All of the bedrooms are suites, fully furnished with modern & tasteful furniture and fixtures. Some of these bedrooms even have their own sitting rooms.
The master bedroom’s suite features a large sitting area, a very private bathroom area with two toilets, walk-in closets, a large upstairs vanity area; the suite has an entrance to the large rooftop deck, which overlooks the beautiful front landscape of the property. The roof itself is only a few years old.
The backyard features a guesthouse, a sun room positioned in the back that has been converted into a yoga studio perfect for your relaxing needs, an extensively-sized bird cage that can house hundreds of birds, a remodeled bocce ball court, and spectacular fountains. The land is totally usable!
The 2 renovated garage buildings can host 4 cars at once or one of the buildings can even be converted into a 2-bedroom maids’ quarters. The garage doors are controlled by remote or Wi-Fi access.