Home of the Day: Bay Area compound built for activity and leisure

Home of the Day: Bay Area compound built for activity and leisure
Set behind gates on an 8.6-acre hilltop, this Bay Area compound is highlighted by a 14,200-square-foot main house, a carriage house and a sports complex with underground sports courts and a golf simulator. (Bay Sotheby's International Realty)
This hilltop compound behind gates in the Northern California community of Orinda is set up for leisure and entertaining with such amenities as a billiards room, a wood-fired pizza oven, a putting green and a rock-climbing wall.

A cascading waterfall sits between the 14,200-square-foot main house, complete with a 2,100-square-foot master suite, and a carriage house built using reclaimed beams from a century-old bridge. Elsewhere on the 8.6-acre grounds is a 7,000-square-foot sports complex with underground racquetball and squash courts, a gymnasium and an indoor golf simulator.

Address: Undisclosed, Orinda, 94563
Price: Price upon request
Year built: 1990
House size: Six bedrooms, 10 bathrooms, 23,422 square feet
Lot size: 8.6 acres
Features: 14,200-square-foot main house, grand foyer, formal and informal living and dining rooms, billiards room, wine cellar, pool-house, wood-fired pizza oven, carriage house, banquet room, sports complex, golf simulator, tennis court, racquetball court, squash court, bocce ball center, rock-climbing wall, swimming pool and spa,
About the area: The median sale price for single-family homes in the 94563 ZIP Code in the last 90 days was $1.49 million based on 90 sales, according to Redfin. The median list price is $1.78 million.
Agent: Mark Attarha, Lauren Holloway and Rick Merritt, Bay Sotheby’s International Realty

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