Downtown living at its best!! This light-filled 2-story home offers chic designer style and a flexible floorplan just 2 blocks from University Ave. 3 bedrooms/2 baths upstairs (a wall was removed from one bedroom to create a large upper level bonus room and will be replaced by the seller if the buyer wishes). The master suite has a front balcony. The main level has 10' ceilings, a fireplace in the living/dining room, light maple floors, a kitchen/family room, a half bath and a laundry closet with washer and dryer. Heating and air conditioning with NEST thermostats. The 2-car detached garage is accessed from Emerson Street via a shared driveway. Two outdoor living areas are ideal for entertaining or relaxing. Driveway maintenance fee is currently $93/quarter
Well maintained and inviting traditional ranch home surrounded by lovely gardens and mature trees, situated on a quiet street in highly-sought-after West Atherton. Elegant living room with marble surround fireplace, formal dining room, and family room with high-beamed ceiling, fireplace and built-in cabinetry. Large windows and sliding glass doors afford views of the gardens and promote an indoor-outdoor lifestyle. The eat-in kitchen has a Wolf range, granite countertops and enclosed wet bar. In the rear garden, an expansive patio surrounds the swimming pool and cabana, perfect for entertaining. 3 bedrooms, 2 full and 1 half bath, detached 2-car garage, well for irrigation, electronic gate and security system.
Build your dream home on this RARE .618 ac/29,951sf VACANT LOT in sought-after OLD PALO ALTO, at the corner of Waverley and Santa Rita, with access to acclaimed Palo Alto schools (buyer to verify enrollment). Topographic survey and approved conceptual plans by Henry Lenny Design Studio for a 1-story home of approx 5966sf + basement of 5669 for a total of 11,635sf are available.
This historic estate, known as Pine Brook, has remained in the same family for over 100 years. Located in the heart of central Atherton, it encompasses 3 parcels for a total of approximately 12.2 acres. The original Tudor residence was built in an indoor-outdoor style that takes advantage of the local enjoyable climate. It features oak floors throughout, elaborate millwork and carved moldings, a ballroom scaled living room, formal dining room, service kitchen, main kitchen, numerous pantries, a screened rotunda for casual dining, 7 bedrooms and 6.5 bathrooms. The 6500 sq.ft. guesthouse has 7 bedrooms and 4+ baths. There is also a 3 bedroom/2 bath caretaker's cottage. 3-car carport plus 3-car garage, 3-stall barn, pool, pool cabana with concealed bar room and 2 baths, fully fenced tennis court, multi-room playhouse, expanses of level lawn, crushed stone pathways, all organic vegetable and flower cuttting gardens, and greenhouses. Menlo Park Schools.
Masterpiece in the neoclassical Georgian style designed by Andrew Skurman and completed in 2009 on 1.5+ acres at the end of a cul-de-sac near the prestigious Menlo Circus Club. Local and international artisans were assembled to create the villa which is touched by beauty at every turn, resulting in a sumptuous collection of rooms that span one level. Grand-scale rooms including the tremendous lilbrary that doubles as a media and family room. A vast loggia and terrace provide a wonderful space that connects the indoors to the glorious grounds. 6 Luxurious bedroom suites plus 4 half baths and a cabana bath in the main house, plus the guesthouse with full bath and optional versatility for executive offices and fitness needs. The private formal grounds feature vast stretches of lawn, pool and spa, parterre gardens and strolling paths. Menlo Park schools.
Located in the heart of Woodside, this breathtaking 20+ acre property is truly majestic. Unparalleled tranquility, solitude and natural beauty permeate this exquisite land that has only been offered for sale three times over the last 100 years. A romantic bridge carries you across a beautiful creek, teeming with live trout hatchlings, that provides a secure, natural border on two sides of the property. Views of the western hills, a shady, tree-studded meadow, expansive sun drenched pastures dotted with wild flowers and irrigated with a working water well, and one of the largest free standing forests of old growth redwoods remaining on any lower Woodside property, are some of the features of this magnificent offering. The opportunites are endless -build a spectacular country estate or a unique covered horse facility on the property. Close distance to downtown Woodside and the Woodside Elementary School.
This 2-story residence - approximately 12,180 sq ft - was completely remodeled and expanded in 2001 by noted architect Andrew Skurman and construction by Gary Lencioni. Located in the prestigious Menlo Circus Club area, the 2+ acre estate offers an exercise cabana, guest cabana with full bath, pool, tennis court, enormous brick terrace with firepit and barbecue center, paved jogging path and children's play area with built-in trampoline. Additional amenities include programmable Vantage lighting system, security alarm system, radiant-heated marble and wood floors on the main level, numerous skylights added during the remodel, concealed theatre projection system in the living room, family room with recreation area, full bar and wine cellar, roof replaced during remodel. Menlo Park schools.
Presiding at the end of a cul-de-sac in the premier Menlo Circus Club neighborhood, this just completed estate offers unparalleled distinction. The main residence, inspired by the villas in Urbino, Italy, is masterfully finished with an array of imported materials - from the antique French roof tiles to the lavish exterior stone never before produced from an Israeli quarry. Inside and out, an endless succession of design embellishments unfolds at every turn - hand-scraped ceiling beams and walnut floors, rare stone surfaces, and hand-plastered walls in every room. Behind the scenes, distributed audio, programmable lighting, and a Crestron home automation system allow for individual choices and varying moods. Luxurious amenities are plentiful, highlighted by an extraordinary wine cellar, an unrivaled home cinema, and lounge with full bar. From most every room, spacious terraces provide a seamless connection to the outdoors, some through fully retractable stacking walls of glass doors. This extraordinary property culminates on the rear grounds with a 1-bedroom guesthouse, outdoor dining pavilion and entertainment complex with full-size Italian pizza oven and outdoor kitchen, and a saltwater pool and elevated spa with connecting waterfall. The final result - a timeless masterpiece of enduring character and quiet elegance in the heart of the San Francisco Peninsula. Menlo Park schools
Once in a lifetime will someone be fortunate enough to have the opportunity to purchase a property such as this, situated on 10.35 acres at the top of a knoll. One of the largest Atherton parcels available in many years, this property is offered for purchase for the first time in over 40 years. The handsome one-story home, built in 1917 for Virginia Poole Sprague as a wedding present, was designed by George Howard as a free interpretation of Le Petit Trianon. It has only had 5 owners, including prominent San Franciscan Louis Lurie, who hired Gardner A. Dailey to remodel it. In addition to the main one-level home with ceilings more than 13 feet in height, there is a 4-bedroom guest home, 2-bedroom maid's quarters, and a 1-bedroom cabana. The grounds offer unbelievable views of the western hills, filtered views of San Francisco Bay, expansive lawns, brick pathways, formal gardens, and a huge semicircular swimming pool. This secluded and sought-after area of West Atherton enjoys top-rated Las Lomitas Schools and proximity to Highway 280 linking San Francisco and Silicon Valley
Completed in 2010 by Lencioni Construction, this home is a masterful expression of modern design situated on 2.6 acres of PRIVATE resort-like grounds with pool, spa, barbecue kitchen, playground and vast stretch of level lawn. Precision craftsmanship showcases the architecture of award-winning firm Swatt Miers. Throughout the three levels, the pervasive use of extraordinary materials - Honduran mahogany, African walnut, and lighting fixtures that stand alone as pieces of art - establish a rich, meditative tone that works in harmony with the beauty of the setting. Tremendous walls of glass, all with hidden custom shades and many providing cross-ventilation, provide a seamless connection to the outdoors where a heritage oak stands as the focal point around which the home's L-shaped design was conceivedThe home's personal accomodations are comprised of 5 bedrooms upstairs, including a divine master suite, plus a main-level suite accessed from the outside making it ideal for guests or as an office. The design is open and voluminous, accentuated with floating steps, a glass bridge walkway inspired by the Museum of Modern Art, and ceiling lines that connect with cantilevered extensions outdoors. Attached 3-car garage. Landscape architect Ron Herman. Las Lomitas schools.