12864 Viscaino

12864 Viscaino Road, Los Altos Hills

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 3
  • Living 2,817 sq ft
  • Lot 60,548 sq ft
  • Offered at $3,998,000
  • Sold for $4,570,000

Each room presents wide windows with either rolling hill or verdant garden views, and outside the home an extensive deck provides an excellent venue for entertaining with a one-of-a-kind mountain backdrop. Walking paths surround the home and lead through prolific gardens and mature fruit and shade trees, and connect to the back deck as well as steps that lead down to a resort-style pool and spa. The living room features floor-to-ceiling view windows, the family room has an entire wall of built-ins, and the sky-lit kitchen boasts gorgeous honed granite countertops. Three bedrooms including the spacious primary suite sit on one side of the home, while an ideal guest bedroom or executive office sits privately off of the main living rooms. A true garden retreat that provides incredible privacy, with a fantastic location just a few minutes to downtown.

Amenities of the Home include:

  • Co-listed by Lisa Dippel
  • A lush garden oasis perched on a hilltop affording abundant privacy and panoramic, unobstructed views of the hills
  • Expertly designed to take full advantage of the views with wide windows and an extensive view-facing entertaining deck
  • 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms
  • Approximately 2,817 square feet
  • Lot size of approximately 60,548 square feet (1.39 AC)
  • Feeling miles away, yet just minutes to downtown Los Altos and moments from Purissima Park and Fremont Hills Country Club
  • A long driveway leads to a motor court for ample off-street parking; a flight of steps from the driveway connects to La Cresta Drive above for easy access to walking paths that extend throughout the hills
  • The gated front yard features a wide brick pathway through mature trees and lush gardens to the covered front entrance
  • The wide entry foyer has natural brick flooring and a glass light fixture overhead
  • Spectacular living room with bamboo floors, vaulted ceilings, recessed lighting, an entire wall of floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the hills, a to-the-ceiling brick gas fireplace, and two sets of sliding glass doors to the deck
  • The dining room has plenty of room to entertain with a central chandelier, bamboo floors, a wall of built-ins with a wide buffet in the center, recessed lighting, and a sliding door to the deck
  • The sky-lit chef’s kitchen presents gorgeous honed granite countertops, mosaic tile full-height backsplashes, ample white cabinetry, a convenient dry bar, a large center island with a double-basin sink, a well-sized breakfast nook with built-in banquette seating, and a glass-view door to a lovely front deck and the gardens
  • Kitchen appliances include: GE microwave, GE refrigerator, GE 5-burner gas cooktop, Frigidaire double wall oven
  • The spacious family room features an entire wall of built-ins, a wide sliding glass door to the front garden and deck, a floor-to-ceiling brick fireplace, and a large skylight
  • A laundry room/full bathroom opens to the view deck and features tile floors, a granite work counter, linen storage, a tile backsplash, a separate commode room, a glass-enclosed stall shower, and a Frigidaire washer and dryer
  • A large bedroom is an ideal guest room or home office with bamboo floors, a wall of closets, and a sliding glass door to the deck
  • On the other side of the home, the bedroom wing features three bedrooms including the primary suite, the hall bath, and generous storage closets
  • The first bedroom features a closet with sliding doors and cedar floors, bamboo flooring, a front-facing picture window, and recessed lighting
  • The second bedroom has a picture window, bamboo floors, a sliding glass door to the garden, recessed lighting, and a closet with sliding doors and cedar floors
  • The hall bathroom has a wide stone-topped dual-sink vanity, tile floors, a tall window, and a tub with an overhead shower and tile surround
  • The primary bedroom suite boasts new carpet, two fully-customized walk-in closets with cedar floors, recessed lighting, a sliding door to the deck, and a spa-like ensuite bath complete with textured tile floors, a deep jacuzzi tub with a waterfall faucet, two granite-topped vanities, a glass-enclosed stall shower with tile flooring and surround, and a separate commode room
  • At the front of the home, a wide pathway extends from an area of synthetic lawn through lush gardens and mature fruit and shade trees, and connects to the wonderful entertaining deck and down to the resort-style pool and spa with a vast patio surround and a view lookout
  • A large shed on the pool level provides added storage space
  • Attached two-car and oversized one-car garage 
  • Extensive attic storage accessible from the garage
  • Solar panels
  • Completely remodeled in 2008 including new electrical and plumbing
  • Top-rated Palo Alto schools: Lucille M. Nixon Elementary, Ellen Fletcher Middle School, Henry M. Gunn High School (buyer to confirm enrollment)
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Specific Schools

Elementary School

Lucille M. Nixon Elementary

Middle School

Ellen Fletcher Middle School

High School

Henry M. Gunn High