A Modern Home In California Surrounded By Trees For A Peaceful Existence

November 7, 2021
A modern home with floor-to-ceiling windows to take advantage of the views.

Located near St. Helena, California, this modern home is surrounded by trees for a peaceful existence and includes a great room with open spaces for living, dining, and cooking.

Crafted custom white oak cabinetry, as well as floors and doors, are featured throughout the home. Other design elements include a disappearing front gate, hand-hewed Bianco Avorio limestone from Italy, temperature-controlled wine cellars, a home office, and a gym.

The home also includes an expansive outdoor courtyard with kitchen, barbecue, and pizza oven, heated Infinity-edge swimming pool, professional landscaping, enclosed raised vegetable garden, bocce court; and, hiking trails throughout the property.

The design / build team includes Architect Juan Carlos Fernandez with Signum, builder Cello & Maudru Construction, interiors by Shawback Design, and landscape firm Jack Chandler Design.

The home is listed by Cyd Greer, affiliated with the St. Helena office of Coldwell Banker Brokers of the Valley.

Let’s take a look around…

The House Design With Two Pavilions Joined By A Hallway

A modern home with floor-to-ceiling windows to take advantage of the views.

The Weathered Steel Front Gate That Disappears

A weathered steel front gate that disappears.

The Pathway To The Glass Front Door

A landscaped path leads to the glass front door of this modern home.
A landscaped path leads to the glass front door of this modern home.

The Living Rooms, Each With Their Own Views

A modern living room with floor-to-ceiling windows.
A modern living room with floor-to-ceiling windows.
A modern living room with floor-to-ceiling windows, a fireplace, and a custom wall design with shelving and storage.

The Formal Dining Room

A modern dining room with sculptural LED pendant light.
A modern dining room with sculptural LED pendant light.

The Kitchen With Multiple Islands

A modern kitchen with minimalist cabinets and multiple islands.

The Glass Enclosed Wine Cellars

Glass-enclosed, temperature-controlled white and red wine cellars with custom racking.

The Outdoor Kitchen Hidden Behind A Sliding Perforated Weathered Steel Door

An expansive outdoor courtyard with kitchen, barbecue, and pizza oven. A weathered steel sliding door hides the kitchen when not in use.
A weathered steel sliding door with perforations.

The Outdoor Dining Area

A modern house with an outdoor dining area.

The Infinity Edge Swimming Pool

A modern house with an infinity-edge swimming pool.

The Window-Lined Hallway With Sliding Glass Doors

A window-lined hallway with sliding glass doors.
A window-lined hallway with sliding glass doors.
A window-lined hallway with sliding glass doors and stairs.

The Home Office

A modern home office with a curved desk.

The Home Gym

A modern home gym with a wall of mirrors.

The Main Bedroom With A Wood Accent Wall And Built-In Bookshelves

A modern bedroom with a wood accent wall and built-in bookshelves.
A modern bedroom with an upholstered headboard and wood accent wall.
A modern bedroom with a wood accent wall and built-in bookshelves.

A Modern Wood-Lined Walk-In Closet

A modern wood-lined walk-in closet with LED lighting.

The En-Suite Bathroom With Makeup Vanity And Built-In Bathtub

An en-suite bathroom with makeup vanity and built-in bathtub.
A modern bathroom with a built-in bathtub by the window.

The Other Bathrooms In The Home

A modern bathroom with a wood vanity, dark countertop, and built-in bathtub.
A modern bathroom with stone walls and a floating wood vanity with black countertop and integrated basin.
A modern shower with grey walls.

A Video Tour Of The Home

Photography by Adam Rouse