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Facts + Figures

ENTRANCE 

  • A brick walkway, roses, and mature foliage line the wide driveway that leads toward the rear of the property and passes the entrance; an expansive pergola defines a front loggia accessed from the foyer, living room, and dining room

FOYER

  • True divided light French door entrance; picture frame and crown moldings plus hardwood floors that continue throughout the main and lower levels

LIVING ROOM

  • Grand-scale room with wood-burning fireplace outlined in granite, true divided light doors and windows, and built-in, glass-front cabinetry; recessed lighting for perfect art display

DINING ROOM & BUTLER’S PANTRY

  • Wall of millwork with integrated display shelves and wood-burning fireplace; period-style modern chandelier. 

KITCHEN

  • Marble countertops and full-height backsplashes plus center island with wooden top and breakfast bar seating; separate window-lined casual dining alcove with French doors to the rear gardens

APPLIANCES

  • Commercial 8-burner gas range with two ovens and pot filler; Panasonic microwave; Miele dishwasher; KitchenAid compactor; Sub-Zero refrigerator

BUTLER’S PANTRY & UTILITY ROOM 

  • Large butler’s pantry with sink and incredible glass cabinetry. Large versatile utility room with cabinets and sink.

FAMILY ROOM

  • Just off the kitchen with built-in cabinetry, Sony television, and double French doors to a rear loggia

LOWER LEVEL

  • Two rooms, each with extensive built-ins, ideal for fitness and play; temperature-controlled wine cellar and large components room 

MASTER BEDROOM SUITE (UPSTAIRS)

  • Wraparound windows, coved ceiling, and customized closet room; en suite travertine bath has heated floors, a dual-sink vanity, and large rainspout shower with frameless glass enclosure

OFFICE

  • Built-in library cabinetry on two walls, U-Line refrigerator, and Douglas fir flooring

UPPER-LEVEL BATHROOMS

  • Two full baths, each beautifully appointed; one with two separate vanities and tub with overhead shower and one with console vanity and shower

UPPER-LEVEL BEDROOMS

  • Three large bedrooms, each with woven carpeting and ample closet space; one bedroom has direct access to a bathroom

GUEST HOUSE

  • Two-story living room with wall of leaded mirrored panels from France, extensive built-ins, and Douglas fir floors; half-bath with Miele washer and dryer; gourmet kitchen with built-in dining area, Viking gas range, Panasonic microwave, Miele mini dishwasher, and Sub-Zero refrigerator; a curved floating staircase leads up to a bedroom and Calacatta marble bath with shower

 

OTHER FEATURES

  • New roof installed on main house in 2012
  • Main-level laundry room with sink and ironing center
  • Powder room near kitchen
  • Upstairs project/gift wrapping room with wall of custom cabinetry
  • Crestron sound system in both residences
  • Central air conditioning

 

SUMMARY

  • Magnificently renovated circa 1913 home 
  • Premier Old Palo Alto location on Palo Alto’s bicycle boulevard
  • Three levels with four bedrooms and three and one-half baths 
  • Two-story, one-bedroom, one and one-half bath guesthouse with full kitchen
  • Immense dining room for spectacular dinner parties
  • Approximately 5,330 total square feet
  • Wood-clad office; cooling wine cellar; butler’s pantry; large utility/laundry room; project/gift wrapping room; downstairs gathering areas for exercise or children
  • Beautifully landscaped lot of almost one-half acre (approximately 20,012 square feet; buyer to confirm)
  • English gardens, bocce court, brick terraces, and level lawn
  • Excellent Palo Alto schools (buyer to confirm)