3725 Merridan Drive
Sensational and chic, mid-century modern masterpiece with striking curb appeal in Concords coveted Parkwood Estates neighborhood. This iconic Eichler home known as the “Double-A” is designed by legendary architect A. Quincy Jones, and one of the most popular and desirable models ever built by Joe Eichler.
You’ll be amazed the moment you enter the home via the impressive open atrium and into the dramatic and spacious signature great room with soaring cathedral ceilings, gorgeous diamond polished concrete floors, fabulous wood burning brick fireplace, tons of warm natural light, and a designated dining area that’s ideal for holiday events and gatherings.
Built in 1964 with almost 2,000 square feet of open single level living space (not including the massive atrium), this home has been respectfully converted from a 5 to 4 bedroom by eliminating one wall in the smallest bedroom and opening the area adjacent the kitchen to create a larger living room or den. Very favorable layout due to the separation of the 2 bedrooms on each side of the home, complimented by 2 the full adjacent split baths.
The outdoor space is your own private paradise and truly magical. Massive enclosed backyard featuring a stunning gas heated pool with diving board that will make you feel like you’re in Beverly Hills, as well very popular with family and friends. There’s also a beautiful new redwood retaining wall with integrated flowerbeds ready for your interpretation, a low if any maintenance “Heavenly Greens” lawn, multiple patios and sitting areas, and 2 sizeable side yards with gated access.
All situated on a generous level lot of over 10,000 square feet, other features include an insulated foam roof, dual zoned (2 & 3 ton) central air-conditioning and heating by Lennox, new carpeting in the bedrooms, hallway and living room, new paneling in hallways and living room, updated grounded electrical, on-demand water heater, new vanity in second bath, many new doors and hardware throughout, classic Eichler globe lights, large single car attached garage with automatic door and covered carport, and more!
Conveniently located near the access way to Concord’s Community Park, featuring an Olympic sized swimming pool, tennis courts, basketball courts, and plenty of space for picnicking and play. You’re also not too far from BART, as well as Todos Santos plaza with plenty of restaurants and an awesome weekly farmer’s market. There’s also La Veranda, the new shopping and entertainment center with plenty of shopping and dining including Luxe Cinema and IMAX, as well as everyone’s favorite Whole Foods. Concord is truly a city on the rise and one of the best values in the Bay Area.