The Bennion & Deville team are thrilled to show off our newest listing, a beautiful three-level contemporary nestled into a tree-studded hillside in a quiet neighborhood of Finn Hill, a Kirkland neighborhood rich in woodlands and waterways. Built in 2001, this spacious home boasts soaring ceilings, big windows that look out onto the lushly planted hillside and an open floor plan ideal for contemporary living including a dramatic 2-story entrance foyer, an open kitchen-living layout, and large bedrooms and living spaces. The Kitchen features high-end stainless steel appliances including a beverage cooler and viking gas cook-top, granite countertops, and maple cabinetry. The home’s big beautiful master has a gas fireplace, a large en suite bathroom and walk-in closet. The rest of the house features some peek-a-boo views of Lake Washington, a media room, a fabulous craft room, 2 stone terraces and an attached 3-car garage. With downtown Kirkland and Juanita beach so close, this property is just minutes away from fabulous public beach access, a city park, farmers markets, great shopping, performing arts centers, schools and amazing Eastside restaurants (see below for some of our recommendations).
Stats: 4 bedrooms, 3½ baths, 3 fireplaces; media room, home office, bonus room.
Systems: AC, Surround sound throughout, Built-in vac, Security system
This eastern shoreline of Lake Washington has many other activities to offer that take advantage of the beautiful views and scenery. Below are just a few of these wonderful neighborhood amenities and attractions to explore:
Juanita Beach Park: Fabulous public beach with U-shaped swimming area, big dock, shallow water, sandy beach, tennis courts, baseball diamond, BBQ facilities and many trails for walking/running.
OO Denny Park: a 46 acre park on Lake Washington at the foot of Finn Hill complete with many trails for hiking and biking, picnic tables, and Lake Washington shoreline.
St. Edward State Park: a 316 acre park smack in the middle of a beautiful suburban setting with 3000 feet of freshwater shoreline on Lake Washington, a rich history, and beautiful architecture. This park is great for hiking and biking on its miles of trails that lead to the shoreline, it has the largest kids playground structure in the greater seattle area, large open fields for field games and picnicking, and great swimming area for swimmimg and wading. It even hosts a series of outdoor concerts in the summer. (Discover Pass; $30 or $10 day parking w/park entry required)
Rent paddle boards from North West Paddle Surfers and cruise the lake.
Some of Bennion & Deville’s favorite Kirkland restaurants:
- Cactus – Lively, very family friendly mexican restaurant.
- Café Juanita – Small romantic Italian restaurant with incredible food and great atmosphere.
- Trellis Restaurant – New American food w/farm-to-table influence, great outdoor patio for summer dining.
- Purple Café and Wine Bar – Solid food, fabulous wine selection, great meeting spot or date spot!
- Volterra – Delicious Italian food, and the contemporary sister to it’s original Ballard location.
- Neighborhood Map of Kirkland
- Finn Hill Neighborhood Alliance
- Kirkland Events Calendar via Kirkland Patch