Video Tour


Virtually all of the reasons people dream of living in the Oakland Hills exists at 5 Diablo Drive…This stunning modern masterpiece was designed by renowned architect Richard Janzen.  Modern, coastal elegance with sensational panoramic views of San Francisco, The Golden Gate, Bay and San Raphael Bridges from almost every room of this amazing home, sited on a premier lot of Diablo Heights. 

Designed for the today’s lifestyle- a rare combination of high style and unsurpassed quality, offering an airy livability with an open concept floor plan.   Walls of glass extends the indoors to the outdoors offering level passage to central courtyard and spacious viewing balconies.  The central dining area adjoins to a true chef’s kitchen. This kitchen successfully balances function and fashion.   Here, with top of the line chef’s appliances to the custom designed Cherry wood cabinetry and beautiful granite countertops, glass doors provide easy access to spacious balcony to enjoy the panoramic views as far as the eye can see.   Perfect for entertaining, dining El Fresco or peacefully enjoying the setting sun with a glass of wine to end the day.   

 The spacious and luxurious master suite with walls of windows to take in the unparalleled views with its own private balcony.  Two walk-in large closets and a cozy fireplace.  The master bathroom rivals any spa with a floor to ceiling granite walled shower room equipped with a rain shower head.  Or, soak in the Jacuzzi tub while taking in the spectacular endless views while being warmed by the glow of the 2-way fireplace.

Since you won’t want to leave your piece of paradise- working from home doesn’t get any better from your private courtyard office with a separate entrance.   Expansive glass doors open to the tranquil courtyard with a fountain, perfect to enjoy morning coffee in this peaceful and contained setting…

Privacy and the wonder of nature embody this magical and rare retreat.  Hawks fly by at eye level, yet you are only minutes to~

  • Orinda BART 5.9 miles
  • Rockridge BART 5.6 miles
  • Montclair Village 2.4 miles
  • Claremont Club and Spa 4.8 miles
  • Highway 13 Freeway access 2.7 miles
  • Sibley Regional Preserve/Park 0.1 mile!
  • San Francisco 17 miles
  • Walnut Creek 13miles


**** Distances provided by google maps

Other Property Highlights Include-

  • Top of the line appliances:

-Viking Chef 6 burner stove with griddle

-Viking industrial hood

- Sub-Zero Refrigerator

-Bosch Dishwasher

  • Wine room
  • Dry Sauna
  • Two walk-in closets in master suite
  • Three fireplaces
  • Private home office with seperate entrance
  • A two-way fireplace in master bedroom and master bathroom
  • Granite walled shower room in master bathroom
  • Venetian plastered walled fireplace in Living room.
  • Heating and air conditioning 2 zones (2 separate furnaces).
  • Central vacuum system on all 3 levels.
  • Two family rooms
  • Three of five bedrooms are suites
  • Three car garages
  • Ample street and off street parking for guests
  • Just a few minutes to Sibley Regional Park for picnics, hiking, biking and gorgeous view running trails


Tucked away in the wooded hills and winding streets above Oakland, Montclair is a small community with an appealing central shopping district. A  mixture of large custom homes, along with homes from the from the 1920's and 1930's Mediterranean, Craftsman, and cabin style homes are situated on forested lots, offering an elegant retreat from the city life- many with spectaular views. The Montclair Business District is a throwback to a simpler time before strip malls and big-box stores. Residents can find everything they need, from dry cleaning and groceries to restaurants. Local restaurant favorites include the Daughter Thai, Perle, Montclair Egg Shop, Flipper’s Gourmet Burgers, and Crogan’s Montclair Restaurant. Gourmet specialty items are available at Le Bonbon, and Farmstead Wine and Cheese. A farmers market on Sundays provides fresh local produce and baked goods. Montclair is home to fine-arts festivals throughout the year and a jazz festival in the late summer that enlivens the street scene. For the nature lovers and outdoor athletes, Skyline Blvd offers amazing hiking, biking and running trails.  Picnicking spots with breathtaking vistas in both the Huckleberry and Sibley Regional Parks.



Open Houses:
Saturday, September 29th 2-4:30

Sunday, September 30th  2-4:30

Sunday, October 7th  2-4:30

Brokers Tour:
Monday, October 1st  10:00-1:30

Additional Showings by Appointment:
Contact Jill Carrigan


Jill Carrigan

Realtor® AssociateThe Grubb CompanycalDRE# 01272525510-388-2585