1156 Laureles Drive

1156 Laureles Drive, Los Altos

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.5
  • Living 1,779 sq ft
  • Lot 13,414 sq ft
  • Sold for $3,350,000

Classic ranch-style home with recent updates, open-concept living spaces, and a gorgeous, terraced backyard. Remodeled in 2016, the kitchen stuns with slate tile floors, white quartz countertops, a breakfast nook with built-in banquette seating, and a large skylight. Overlooking the yard, the living/dining room combination enjoys a to-the-ceiling brick fireplace and two sets of French doors to the pergola-covered patio. Providing even more space to entertain and relax, the family room features a fireplace, built-ins, and outdoor access. Three bedrooms sit in a quiet wing of the home, and the primary suite has abundant natural light and a door to the yard. The immensely private rear yard has three terraced levels offering a vast partially covered entertaining patio, a fire pit patio, and a stretch of level lawn with a third lounge patio adjacent. Tall perimeter trees make the yard a true creekside retreat. Located just steps to downtown and The Village at San Antonio Center!

Amenities of the Home include:

  • A classic ranch-style home on a sought-after North Los Altos street with a private creekside setting
  • Recent updates, open-concept living spaces, and a gorgeous, terraced backyard
  • 3 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms
  • Approximately 1,779 square feet
  • Lot size of approximately 13,414 square feet
  • Timeless curb appeal with a paver stone circular driveway, a mature Northern Red Oak, lush lawn, and a crisp wood paneled and natural brick exterior
  • A wood door with decorative inset glass opens to the entry foyer with slate tile floors that carry into the kitchen
  • Remodeled in 2016, the designer kitchen features large-scale slate tile floors, sleek wood cabinetry, mosaic tile full-height backsplashes, white quartz countertops, a large skylight, windows overlooking the front yard, recessed lighting, and a generous casual dining area with built-in banquette seating and storage below
  • The high-end appliance package includes: Thermador refrigerator, Thermador oven, Thermador dishwasher, Thermador 4-burner induction cooktop, and a Sharp microwave drawer
  • Sitting at the back of the home with views of the backyard, the living/dining room combination enjoys gorgeous light-hued oak hardwood floors and two sets of French doors to the yard
  • The living room has a to-the-ceiling brick fireplace and wide built-in shelving
  • The dining room looks out at the lush backyard and features a center drum light
  • The comfortable family room has new carpet, a focal-point fireplace flanked by substantial built-ins, a gorgeous bay window with views of the garden, door to the yard, and access to the mudroom and garage
  • The mudroom/laundry room features a utility sink, Maytag washer, Kenmore dryer, a door to the side yard and garage, and a commode room
  • The first bedroom features newly carpeted floors, a center drum light, a front-facing window, and a large closet
  • The second bedroom has hardwood flooring, a wide picture window, a closet with mirrored doors, and a drum light
  • The hall bathroom has slate tile floors, a single-sink vanity, and a tub with an overhead shower and tile surround
  • The private primary suite offers newly carpeted floors, a lovely bay window, stained glass side window, a door to the patio, and an ensuite bath with mosaic-laid tile floors, a single-sink vanity, and a glass-enclosed stall shower with a bench seat, handheld spray, and a marble slab surround
  • Outside, the immensely private backyard sanctuary offers three terraced levels, each with its own patio, and views of the lush perimeter landscape and mature trees
  • Just off the living/dining room, a large pergola-covered patio looks out at the entire yard and features an ideal barbecue area and a mature bay laurel tree
  • Just down from the pergola-covered patio is a fabulous fire pit patio; a gas line runs directly to the fire pit  
  • On the lower level, a stretch of lush lawn sits adjacent to a paver stone patio and a horseshoe pit
  • On the side yard are two large stone vegetable beds equipped with drip irrigation
  • Attached two-car garage
  • Owned solar panels for energy
  • Incredible location just steps to downtown Los Altos and The Village at San Antonio Center
  • Excellent Los Altos schools: Santa Rita Elementary, Egan Junior High, Los Altos High School (buyer to confirm enrollment)
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Specific Schools

Elementary School

Santa Rita Elementary

Jr. High School

Egan Junior High School

High School

Los Altos High School

  • 201 Almond Ave
  • Grades: 9-12
  • School Type: High School
  • Student Enrollment: 1663
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