This Carnelian Bay home is perfect for large families and multiple generations of guests. The entire home just underwent a beautifully done, major renovation. The covered entry walkway connects the main house with the guest house. You enter the main house through an air-locked mudroom. The main home has a lovely living room with very nice furnishings, a wood burning stove, flat screen TV, oak hardwood floors and is handsomely complemented with a brick-red and sage color scheme. The living room is open to the chef's kitchen with a breakfast bar - perfect to serve pancakes to the little ones or appetizers for the whole gang. The chefs in your group are going to love the brand new kitchen which features quartz counter tops, custom knotty alder cabinets, and stainless steel appliances, and a double oven.
Just to the left of the kitchen is the large dining area with a big family-sized table that seats 10 to 12 people. Next is the family room, which provides another area to relax, watch the game on the big screen TV
Just off this area is a nice outdoor deck with a gas BBQ, outdoor heater and plenty of seating and patio furniture. A stairway leads to a large, fully fenced yard. * One crate trained dog is allowed in all months except winter with signed pet agreement and $100 fee. PLEASE NOTE: Dogs are allowed in the main house only. **Dogs are not allowed in the guest apartment over garage.**
The back staircase leads up from the family room to the bunk room, which will delight the kids in your group. This large room features a TV, plenty of floor space to play, books, games and a doll house. 4 can sleep here with a bunk set with twins mattresses and a trundle bed, plus one more twin. Just above the bunk room, there is a loft which is accessed by a ladder. The loft has a twin bed and a small trundle bed. The loft area is best suited for guests who are at least eight years old.
The front stairs lead up to 2 bedrooms, both outfitted with a queen beds. All the bedrooms have TV, along with the living room and family room. The generous size main bath has been tastefully redone with granite counter tops, a big shower, and a separate vanity area with an additional sink.
The guest house is above the two car garage and features a third living room with vaulted knotty pine ceilings, with another large flat screen TV, a gas fireplace, sofa bed, eating area and kitchenette. The kitchen has a beverage fridge, microwave and sink. The guest house bedroom is attractively furnished with cabin decor, and a bedroom with queen bed. There is also a third full bath. There is a double size blow up bed for extra guests in the guest house.The guest house provides a perfect retreat for family members who want their own space and privacy.
The location of this home is ideal for all season enjoyment, just 5 minutes from Tahoe City and 5 minutes from Kings Beach. Ski resorts Squaw Valley, Alpine Meadows and Northstar are all within a 20 minute drive. There is great back-country access a block away, with hiking, mountain biking and snow shoe trails that go all the way to Truckee and Northstar. There are even two pairs of snowshoes in the garage for guest use. Skylandia State Park and other area beaches are just a short drive away.