Beautiful Storybook Glorietta Property

11 Calvin Ct

Orinda, CA
2,602 sqft plus-minus
1 half-bath
2 bath
4 bed
4 bed
2 bath
1 half-bath
2,602 sqft plus-minus



Storybook Home in Glorietta Neighborhood

Enter this estate setting by a long private drive, where a lovely traditional home with a white picket fence awaits!  The tree studded acre+ lot is secluded with gorgeous views of the surrounding Orinda hills. This updated property is located in the coveted Glorietta neighborhood, convenient to Orinda’s award winning schools, and providing easy access to services, parks, and activities.

Front Yard:

  • Just outside the home is a  huge parking/play area with basketball hoop and room for a trampoline!  

  • Artificial grass for a year round lush green lawn

  • Framed by white picket fence


  • Charming patio with seating area overlooking the sylvan views

  • Welcoming double entry doors

  • Easy flowing, light-filled sunny floor plan

Living Room:

  • Gracious room featuring gleaming hardwood floors with an inlay feature strip.

  • Abundant storage/display space provided by the wall of built-in cabinetry.

  • Focal point is the wood burning fireplace with gas starter, highlighted with a wood mantle  and surrounded by marble

Formal Dining Room:

  • Located just off the living room  

  • Ample space for family gatherings and entertaining

  • Sliding door to the backyard for indoor/outdoor living!


  • Swinging door from dining room

  • Updated kitchen with beautiful finishes  

  • The newer cabinets have soft close drawers and doors

  • Granite counter tops with a glass tile back splash

  • Stainless steel appliances: Six-burner Viking range, Bosch dishwasher, GE profile double ovens and refrigerator

  • Convenient wine refrigerator, and a convenient

  • Built-in nook for cookbooks

  • Double sink overlooks the backyard

  • Pantry for additional storage underneath the adjacent stairway.

  • Sunny breakfast room for casual dining

  • Sliding door to the outdoor dining patio and barbecue area

Family Room:

  • Adjacent to kitchen

  • Wall of storage and built in shelving

  • Architectural interest with its multi-vaulted ceiling and charming bay window


  • Conveniently located just off the front entry

  • Closet provides option as the fifth bedroom

Powder Room:

  • Remodeled with glass tile feature strip and corner sink


  • Staircase leads to the upstairs bedroom area

  • Three ample sized bedrooms each with pretty views and closets finished with California Closet organizers

  • Hall bathroom with double sink granite toppedvanity.  

                   - Tile walk-in shower with frameless glass door

                   - Storage closet (prior laundry location - easily reconverted)

  • Linen closet in the hallway
  • Master retreat with stunning views of the Orinda hills from every window

    - Multiple closets for "hers and his" organization

    - Ensuite bathroom has a tub over shower with frameless door

    - Neutral tile with accents provides a soothing backdrop

 Finishes and Features:  

  • Soft grey paint throughout interior was just completed

  • Exterior was painted in 2017

  • Newer Anderson Renewal double-hung windows throughout plus sliding doors

  • Levolor blinds on most windows -  open from top or bottom to take best advantage of view and light

  • Hardwood flooring throughout first floor

  • New light fixtures and door handles throughout

  • Newer carpeting

  • Attached two car garage with laundry; 220 volt electric

  • Increased attic insulation

  • Installed solar system

  • Upgraded heating system and added air conditioning in 2017


  • Large in-ground swimming pool with newer equipment

  • Artificial turf installed in 2017 is low maintenance and water-free

  • Brick patio and other seating area give various places to relax and enjoy the views 

  • One plus acre - room to roam, play, explore, and entertain

  • Surrounded by oaks and redwoods framing the view of the Orinda hills



Open House Events

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11 Calvin Ct

Orinda, CA

About The Agent

Meredith Peterson

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Meredith Peterson brings to Compass a unique knowledge of both real estate marketing and finance that allow her to provide her clients with a comprehensive home buying or selling experience. She is known by her clients and colleagues for her honesty, integrity, trust, performance and discretion. She is passionate about her work and provides unparalleled service, strong negotiation skills and a superb knowledge of the local market. Meredith excels at creating customized innovative targeted marketing strategies to each property she brings to market, resulting in the property selling at the highest price possible and best terms, in the shortest amount of time. She has a creative design eye and combined with her experience in remodeling, helps buyers visualize what can be done with a property, and helps sellers create a compelling presentation of their home to the market. Her past lending experience brings the ability to creatively put together financing strategies to help put transactions together even the toughest lending environment and client financial situation. Meredith is a member of the company’s Innovation Group helping to establish the direction and selection of technology to provide a better experience and result for our clientele. She has invested heavily in creating an unparalleled network of top agents throughout the Bay Area resulting in her becoming the ‘go to realtor’ for potential buyers in Lamorinda and providing her with an exhaustive number of agents with high end buyers/sellers to bring to the table when marketing her properties. These set of skills, traits, and experiences have helped make Meredith a Top Producer in the East Bay Real Estate Community: In 2018, achieving the Top 10 Individual Agents in Lamorinda sales production and the Top 50 Individual Agents in the County of Contra Costa. In 2017 she sold the most expensive property in Lafayette. Meredith was born and raised in the Bay Area with a BA in Law and Society from the University of California at Santa Barbara. She is both a Lamorinda resident and the parent of two school age children with deep knowledge and ties to the community. She is proud to call Lamorinda home and is passionate about her love for the area. Her significant depth of relationships throughout the community have allowed her to successfully market property “off market” as private sales. Meredith has a passion to contribute to her community near and far. She sponsors multiple events for the Orinda Unified School District. Sponsors multiple events for Lafayette Arts Council. She a Home for a Home Member. Home for a Home is driven by the belief that the security of a safe, solid home, provides hope and can be the catalyst for dramatic change in people's lives. --- As a member, she joins a group of socially conscious real estate professionals who donate a portion of their commissions to sustainably fund the construction of homes for people in need. Currently, we are providing homes and building community in Guatemala. What her clients are saying... "Meredith, handled every aspect of our transaction with energy and professionalism. She brought exceptional expertise in marketing, and a flair for staging. Her knowledge of our local market was also a crucial asset. Our house sold quickly and we received multiple offers." Courtney "Meredith is an amazing professional & individual. She is creative, flexible and execution oriented. You can count on her to be calm, proactive and persistent in the face of any unexpected challenges. Her expertise and judgement resulted in several offers and a higher than expected sales price. I plan to use Meredith for my next transaction and highly recommend her to anyone in the Lamorinda area." Rich