Beautifully appointed home in desirable Midtown neighborhood, near Hoover Park and Midtown shopping, close to everything that Palo Alto has to offer, with easy access to Hwy 101 and 280 via Oregon Expressway
Custom built in 2012, with meticulous design, immaculate workmanship, and full of thoughtful and fine details
Two levels with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, including a main-level bedroom
This light-filled, exquisite contemporary home offers you superior ambience of Palo Alto living. The fine interior details include elegant tray ceilings, archways, deep crown moldings, tall baseboards, hand-scraped hardwood flooring, solid core interior doors, large box windows with deep seat or built-in shelves, a beautiful fireplace with a stone-look tile surround, Hunter Douglass window coverings, built-in closet organizers; Toto brand toilets, and more. Exterior, durable concrete roofing, covered porches, balconies and a balconet with curved railings, paver driveway and paths, travertine patio; and more.
Light-filled home with natural light throughout thanks to open concept floor plans, high ceilings, large windows, glass doors, and three solar tubes. Natural light and picturesque outdoor views are brought inside by many large double-pane casement windows and sliding glass doors with various grid designs. Multiple dazzling glass crystal chandeliers/pendants/scones, recessed lighting throughout
- A harmony of indoor and outdoor California Living. Landscaped front and back yards and open floor plans on the main floor invite family and friends to enjoy a harmony of indoor and outdoor California living. Beautiful front greens and flowers, a paver driveway, wavy walks, and a gorgeous covered porch welcome you first into the formal and open living and dining rooms; then into the seamlessly integrating kitchen and family area which, through generous sliding glass door and a covered porch, is melting into a private back yard featured by portico, travertine patio, and greens.
Preceded by two lawn panels and flower beds, the covered front porch connected to a balcony and elevated with arches, columns, curvy railings, and slate tiles shelters beautiful front door, living room window, and a sliding glass patio door to the main level bedroom
A wavy path and a paver driveway lead to the home and an attached one-car garage
The formal and open living and dining rooms separated by an elegant archway introduce fine hand-scraped hardwood flooring that continues throughout the main level. The living room is highlighted by a tray ceiling and crown moldings, a contemporary style of gas fireplace surrounded by porcelain tiles and flanked by side windows, and a wide window overlooking the front porch with a curved iron railing and beautiful front yard. Over the dining table, a dazzling chandelier hangs from the tray ceiling outlined with crown moldings.
Double French doors open to a main-level bedroom, perfect for a home office or extended family. It has an organized closet and a large sliding glass patio door that opens to a balcony shielded by solid wall balustrade and flowery bushes.
A main level bath has a single-sink vanity with a drawer underneath, a Toto toilet, a shower enclosed with floor-to-ceiling porcelain tiles and frameless glass, wall-wide tiles behind the vanity and toilet, and porcelain tile flooring.
Gourmet Kitchen at the rear of the home boasts a luxury and generous granite island with bar seating beneath 3 contemporary glass pendants, subway tile backsplashes, beautiful and thoughtfully designed cabinets, a glass door concealing pantry storage or potential wine cellar, a casual dining area with a light pendant and a deep window seat.
Premier stainless steel appliances include a Liebherr French door refrigerator with under-drawer freezer, an 8-burner Viking Professional dual oven range and high-exhaust hood, Sharp microwave/convection oven, Asko dishwasher.
Kitchen integrates to the family room which, via a large sliding glass patio door, opens out to the covered rear porch and the enclosed and landscaped backyard with a travertine patio.
Upstairs master bedroom suite is spacious and features wool carpet flooring; a tray ceiling with crown moldings, a chandelier, and recessed lighting; a large, solar-tube illuminated, organized walk-in closet; and a sliding glass patio door that opens out to a slate-finished outdoor balcony overlooking the backyard. The luxury en suite bath has a built-in linen closet, a marble dual-sink vanity topped with a wall-wide wood framed mirror, porcelain tile flooring, a large jetted tub in a wide marble surround, and a shower with rain and handheld shower heads enclosed in marble walls and frameless glass.
Two bedrooms, each with crown moldings and recessed lighting. One bedroom has a box window with balconet flanked by built-in shelves and an organized walk-in closet. The other bedroom has a big organized closet with double doors.
Upstairs bathroom has a granite dual-sink vanity, a wall-wide frameless mirror, porcelain tile flooring, a sliding door enclosing the tub with overhead shower and toilet area that is surrounded by beautiful floor-to-ceiling ceramic tile walls.
Laundry room includes matching LG front-loading washer and dryer, storage cabinets, quartz counter, stainless steel sink, porcelain flooring, and is supplied with both gas and 220 AC.
Durable concrete S-tile roofing in almost pristine condition
Dual-zone heating and cooling, a gas fireplace
Tankless hot water heater
Lots of thoughtful and fine built-ins not only for comfort and exquisiteness, but also for efficiency, durability and security.
- Audio/video system includes ceiling speakers in the dining and family rooms plus 5-channel surrounding sound in the family room
- LED and fluorescent recessed lighting
- Cable access to internet in four bedrooms and family room
- Wifi-enabled Nest thermal controls
- Window and door access alarm system ready for monitoring by the security provider of your choice
- motion detection devices
- automated lighting outside the main floor bath room
- Small gadgets such as soft close mechanism for cabinet doors and drawers
Total square footage of 2396 sf (2168 sf living space, 228 sf garage) on a 5500 sf lot
Excellent local schools: Carmelo Elementary, JLS Middle, and Palo Alto High
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