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Located on one of Orinda's most desirable private roads, this stunning estate is framed by 1.4 acres of meandering paths, Heritage Oak and Redwood Trees. 
State of the art, automated residence offers timeless appeal, with 5 bedrooms plus huge office, gourmet kitchen with high end appliances, seperate entertainment/bonus room and exercise/storage room.  Walls of windows and doors in every room draw you out to the enchanting yard. Two garages (5 car) sit at the bottom of the gated paving stone driveway.  
A home designed with careful thought to enhance life with a level of beauty and sophistication rarely seen. This unique property is perfectly equipped for entertaining, combining elegance and comfort in quintessential Orinda style.  


8 Sunrise Hill Additional Features List:


  • HAI by Leviton: Smart Home System- Controls your audio/visual, HVAC, and lights
  • Integrated telephone/intercom/doorbell system throughout home
  • Integrated audio speakers throughout the home
  • Whole home remodeled in 2003, guest wing addition completed in 2008
  • Recently refinished hardwood floors
  • Automatic security gate for driveway
  • Dual Unit HVAC, each room has it’s own temp control
  • Recirculating hot water heater throughout entire home
  • Instant hot water taps in kitchen and bar
  • Hot and Cold H2O spigot/hose off guest deck
  • Guest wing, laundry room, and office has tankless hot water heater
  • Five dishwashers
  • Three beverage refrigerators (bar, dining room, and bonus room!)
  • Fire sprinklers throughout home
  • Five car garage, with epoxy coated garage floors and TWO level 2 electric car chargers
  • Dumbwaiter from garage to kitchen to carry your groceries up!
  • G gauge model train and track in office
  • Natural Gas Generator- can power the entire house for an indefinite period of time
  • Owned Solar panels, saves on average 50% on electric bill
  • Ethernet wiring throughout home
  • Six remote controlled gas fireplaces in home
  • Exercise/Storage room under two car garage has a ductless AC, and dehumidifier.
  • Home houses four built-in safes
  • Easily accessible attic and extra attic storage above carport garage
  • Central Vacuum throughout home, including a neat “crumb sucker” in kitchen floor!
  • Possible to make home office a large 6th bedroom w/ensuite bath or au-pair set up!


  • Trex decking wraps around entire home
  • Extensive decorative outdoor lighting and drought tolerant landscaping
  • Over five different kinds of fruit trees on the property (Apple, Plum, Pear, Orange, Lemon)
  • 35’ well lit flag pole, flags available upon request J










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 and Sunday (3/3 and 3/4) 1-4pm 

Brokers Tour:

Tuesday 2/27- 10:30- 1pm 

Additional Showings by Appointment:
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Amanda Thompson

Amanda Thompson

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