On the border of Ben Lomond and Brookdale, this resplendent ranch-style home offers a charming blend of contemporary updates and classic allure. Enjoy easy living with double pane windows and a kitchen showcasing Thomasville wood cabinets, stainless appliances, and granite counters overlooking the open floor plan boasting a vaulted redwood ceiling with a skylight. A cozy pellet stove adorns the massive rock fireplace, creating an atmosphere of warmth and comfort. The primary bedroom extends to a deck with a hot tub and a retractable awning for all-weather outdoor relaxation. Comprehensive amenities include a workshop, a greenhouse, a koi pond, and a deer-proof garden within a large, flat parcel adorned with fruit and nut trees and a stone and brick patio. Easy access to Ben Lomond, Santa Cruz, or Saratoga via Hwy 9 and proximity to Fall Creek's mesmerizing redwood trails make this home an excellent choice for comfort, convenience, and nature's bounty.