Situated in the foothills of Palos Verdes Peninsula, the tranquil neighborhood of Walteria is the demure, all-american beauty best described as "the girl next door". While Seaside and Southwood neighborhoods command higher premiums per foot, Walteria is equally as charming. with equally highly-rated schools, and can get a family the third and fourth bedroom, quintessential tree-lined street and higher quality construction that would cost hundreds of thousands more a mile or two down the street.
Life slows down when you turn into the driveway of 2713 Normallin Street, Torrance. Offered at $1,199,000, this quietly luxurious single-story, four bedroom home, custom-built with quality that is a rare find. Situated facing southwest to enjoy afternoon sunsets, in the middle of a one-block street with no pass-through traffic, this location provides easy access to De Portola Park, South Bay Botanical Gardens, Whole Foods and all of the award-winning local schools.
The coastal color palette with various textures of stone, hardwood floors and moldings give a calming, sophisticated feeling. The entry opens to a bonus room, filled with light from bay windows, the perfect spot to curl up with morning coffee and a newspaper in front of the fireplace.
The gourmet kitchen was thoughtfully designed for a chef, filled with upgrades including a deep farm sink, oversized built-in refrigerator, professional grade KitchenAid stainless steel appliances with six-burner range and hood. The walk-in pantry combined with laundry room are an organizing heaven, with floor-to-ceiling cabinets, deep drawers and extra countertop space.
The family room, dining room and kitchen are the open concept everyone desires, spilling out onto the flagstone patio, big enough for a lounge area and dining table, with built-in stainless steel barbecue and wrap-around bar seating.
The master suite is a private retreat with vaulted ceilings, a walk-in closet, and glass doors overlooking the lush green landscaping.
All four bedrooms can comfortably accommodate a queen sized bed, another unique luxury compared to homes in the area. Three of the four bedrooms including the master walk-in closet have brand-new, fully custom built-in closets.
At just under 2,000 square feet of living space, this floorplan maximizes the 5,097 s.f. lot and has not a single step up or down inside the home, providing for a true ease of living desired in a single-story home. More photos can be found at 2713normallin.com. Welcome to your own slice of the American dream.