Tucked into the lush, rolling terrain of Hillsborough Knolls, this sweeping mid-century home incorporates timeless design, extensive updates, & stunning outdoor spaces. The top floor features an impressive living room that opens to a refinished deck, a formal dining room & a modernly updated kitchen. To the left of the foyer, a long corridor leads to 4 guest bedrooms & the spacious primary suite with its own private balcony perched above the gardens. On the bottom floor you'll find a half bath, access to the carport, an additional guest bedroom, & a stately bonus room with endless potential when entertaining or hosting long-term. Designed by the original owner, the backyard is a tranquil Japanese garden with stone paths that guide you to lovely vignettes encompassing the property. This desirable location is close to HWY 280, allowing for easy transportation, & downtown San Mateo brings all of the shopping, dining, & entertainment you could need.