478 Elmshaven Road

St. Helena, CA

Chic, Private, Modern Home & Guest Unit in North Saint Helena, Napa Valley



Beautiful, modern home and studio apartment designed by Wayne Leong, located on the valley floor in north Saint Helena, less than two miles from the Culinary Institute of America and Main Street Saint Helena, and less than three miles to Meadowood Resort.


478 Elmshaven Road is an elegant, modern, single level, wine country home designed by acclaimed Architect Wayne Leong and built in 2011. Approximately two miles to Main Street St. Helena. Perfect for entertaining or relaxing in a peaceful, zen environment. Twelve to fourteen foot ceilings, open plan living and access to the outside from all rooms through large metal sliding doors. Two expansive Great rooms, one with kitchen and family room and gas fireplace, the other a dining and living room with wood burning fireplace, opening to a covered outdoor dining area with a gas fireplace, fans and built in barbeque with large marble countertop. Kitchen features include island with seating, natural gas range, two dishwashers and two ovens. All three bedrooms in the main house have en-suite bathrooms. Master bathroom has fabulous adjoining outdoor shower. Abundant recessed lighting, ceiling speakers, plastered walls, separate laundry with storage, stone countertop and sink. Metal roof, water softening system with reverse osmosis. Entrance from garage into family room and kitchen.

Upstairs studio apartment has large outdoor living/dining/entertaining, gas heater and barbeque. Kitchen has island with seating, gas range, dishwasher, microwave and refrigerator with freezer. Built in office desk. Separate laundry with sink, countertop and and abundant storage throughout the apartment. Access from garage or private side entrance.

Garage has an entire wall of custom floor to ceiling cabinets for clothing and storage providing an opportunity for owners to rent out the main house, live upstairs and travel.

Beautifully landscaped with fruit trees, vegetable garden, rose garden and magical outdoor lighting around a spa and solar heated pool. Pool and Spa also have natural gas for heating in winter. Gated entrance off street on a seasonal creek.

  • Asking Price
  • Zoning
    Rural Homesite
  • Parcel Size
    .67 Acre

3,200 sf main residence:
3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms – all en-suite
2 Great rooms

12-14 foot ceilings
Heated pool and spa
Outdoor shower
Attached two car garage
Alarm system
Guest studio:
643 sf with 12′ balcony
One bed, one bath
Gated entry to property
Backyard fully fenced
Raised vegetable beds
Rose garden

Metal Roof

Water softening system with reverse osmosis

Natural gas



St. Helena is widely known as “Napa Valleys Main Street.” With 6,000 year-round residents, this thriving town is the centerpiece of wine country tourism, banking, and general business. The abundance of the great restaurants, inns, galleries, and boutiques draws visitors here from all across the world.

This town is home to the world-famous Meadowood Resort which gives its guests the best of indoor/outdoor living. Many people with 2nd homes in St. Helena become members of this illustrious club because it allows you to ingratiate yourself into the community. As well, this resort boasts a celebrated restaurant quite plainly called, “The Restaurant at Meadowood.” Here you can enjoy 12 courses of pristine Napa Valley cuisine from Christopher Kostow, the 3rd youngest chef to ever receive three Michelin stars.

To further this communities appeal, St. Helena is home to Pritchard hill, an exclusive place known as “The best grape-growing region in Napa Valley you’ve never heard of.” It grows some of the most sought-after wines which fetch anywhere between $4,000 – $10,000 per six pack. As well, St. Helena is home to one of the best culinary schools in America — The Culinary Institute of America (CIA).

Approximately 2 miles to Main Street Saint Helena

Approximately  3 miles to Meadowood Resort

Approximately 80.5 miles to San Francisco International Airport
Approximately 71 miles International Airport
Approximately 26 miles Charles Schulz – Sonoma Airport
Approximately 29 miles to Napa County Airport
Approximately 70 miles to the Golden Gate Bridge
Approximately 63 miles to the Bay Bridge
Approximately 8 miles to Lincoln Avenue, Calistoga

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Latife Hayson
Luxury Estates, Vineyards & Wineries
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Latife negotiated two of the three highest priced residential sales in Napa Valley’s history. As a highly respected real estate expert, she offers her clientele decades of experience in luxury international marketing, acquisition,property development, construction, and asset management.

If you need a real estate sales associate who can act as your trusted advisor on a wine country acquisition or sale, or would like access to off-market offerings, call Latife on 707-738-4820.

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