1239 Martin

1239 Martin Avenue, Palo Alto

  • Beds
  • Baths
  • Living sq ft
  • Lot sq ft
  • Sold for $4,800,000

Amenities of the Home include:

  • Crescent Park – one of Palo Alto’s most sought-after neighborhoods
  • Two levels with 5 bedrooms and 2.5 baths
  • Picture-perfect curb appeal with vast verdant lawn, a border of white roses, and intersecting brick path; a white arbor and ebony shutters add classic elegance
  • Paneled front door, inset with glass panes, opens to a traditional foyer with all-wood staircase off to one side; hardwood floors are introduced and continue throughout the home
  • Formal living room with crown moldings, a gas-log fireplace with traditional mantelpiece, and front and side windows; double French doors to the sunroom are flanked by built-in cabinetry and library shelves
  • Formal dining room with candle-style iron chandelier and double French doors and windows opening to the adjoining sunroom
  • Large eat-in kitchen has all-wood cabinetry topped in black granite slab with backsplashes in tumbled marble; separate casual dining area with additional cabinetry and sink plus French door to the driveway
  • Appliances include a GE Profile induction cooktop, Amana microwave, two Jenn-Air ovens, Bosch dishwasher, and Amana refrigerator
  • Sunroom with vaulted all-glass ceiling, sliding glass doors at each end opening to the pool terrace, and fresh-air open “windows” along the pool side; aggregate decking finishes the floor
  • Ideal as an office, a main-level bedroom has painted paneled walls, a ceiling light, and closet
  • Serving the main level is a freshly updated half-bath
  • Upstairs master suite has crown moldings, a ceiling light, and 3 closets including a walk-in and one lined on each side with drawers; the en suite bath has a marble-topped vanity, tiled shower, and window for natural light and ventilation
  • Three additional upstairs bedrooms each with ceiling light, crown molding, and ample closet space; one bedroom also has a wall-to-wall banquette with integrated storage
  • Upstairs laundry room with lots of cabinets and Fisher & Paykel washer/dryer
  • Central air conditioning
  • Detached 2-car garage
  • Very private rear yard with heated pool surrounded with aggregate decking and tall perimeter foliage
  • Sliding glass doors open to a pool house with carpet, crown molding, and center light
  • Separately fenced paved area behind the pool house with potential as a dog run
  • Approximately 2,475 square feet of living space
  • Landscaped lot of approximately 8,395 square feet
  • One block to Eleanor Pardee Park and one mile to University Avenue shops and restaurants; close proximity to Stanford University; As Martin is a single-block street, it has discouraged through traffic
  • Excellent Palo Alto schools: Duveneck Elementary, Jordan Middle, Palo Alto High
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