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New Listing
1398 Chelsea Drive
Los Altos
OFFERED FOR $4,498,000
Amenities of the Home include:
  • Deeply rooted in Los Altos history, this original yet thoughtfully updated farm house features flawless upgrades, gorgeous hardwood floors, handsome moldings, a flowing floor plan fit for a modern lifestyle, plus perfectly manicured grounds
  • Classic and timeless with gabled roof, shingled exterior, expertly maintained front yard, lush lawn, and wide paver stone path to the inviting covered porch and front entrance with beautiful walnut door and decorative inset glass 
  • 5 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms
  • Approximately 3,518 square feet of living space plus 327 square foot basement
  • Lot size of approximately 13,451 square feet
  • Gorgeous hardwood floors throughout the entire main level
  • Flowing, interconnected main living areas perfectly positioned on raised foundation creating a unique sense of place
  • Spacious living room with expansive bay window capped by the original leaded glass panel overlooking the front yard, two decorative ceiling lights, and wide, original, focal-point stone fireplace
  • Just off the living room, a bedroom provides perfect office or guest accommodations with bright corner windows, center light, and original wood-lined closet
  • A flexible use bedroom suite, currently used as an office, with wood floors, windows on two walls for abundant natural light, wall of closets with bifold doors, double glass doors to the deck and stunning grounds, and en suite bath with stone tile floors, pedestal sink, and glass-enclosed shower with subway-set tile surround
  • The formal dining room features a statement chandelier, wide windows, gorgeous wainscot, and direct access to the kitchen for easy entertaining
  • Gourmet kitchen pleasing even the most demanding chef, with large center island, crisp white cabinetry topped in contrasting soapstone countertops, generous walk-in pantry, spacious casual dining area defined by a center light, and a charming Dutch door to the garden and side patio, perfect for a barbecue area with a wide path to the verdant grounds
  • High-end appliances include: Viking 4-burner gas stove plus grill and double oven, Sub-Zero concealed refrigerator, GE microwave
  • At the heart of the home, the welcoming family room features a convenient pass through to the kitchen, built-in bench seating beneath a wide bay window and a media alcove
  • A powder room serves the main level with a pedestal sink
  • Stairs lead down to a 327 square foot flexible-use finished basement with outdoor access
  • Up a sky-lit stairwell lies the privately located bedrooms
  • Grand master bedroom suite with soaring vaulted ceilings, plush carpet, windows on three walls, and spacious en suite bath with two Carrara marble single-sink vanities, tile-appointed stall shower, customized walk-in closet plus additional storage room, and separate commode room 
  • Bedroom with two large walk-in closets, carpet, lighted ceiling fan, and tall front-facing windows
  • An additional carpeted bedroom with two rear-facing windows above an original wide window seat, and lighted ceiling fan
  • A hall bathroom boasts decorative tile floor, single-sink vanity with period-style tile top, skylight with a built-in nightlight, and tub with overhead shower and subway-set tile surround
  • Absolutely stunning grounds ideal for entertaining and relaxation, with large wood deck, vast lush lawn, towering palm tree, gravel patio with central firepit, and mature perimeter landscaping including numerous tall hedges providing abundant privacy; a large storage shed perfect for gardening tools
  • Large gated, covered side storage area 
  • Attached 2-car garage with 220V electric car charging outlet
  • Sought-after South Los Altos location just steps to top-rated schools, minutes to shopping and dining, and with easy access to major commute routes
  • Top-rated Los Altos schools: Oak Avenue Elementary, Blach Middle School, Mountain View High School (buyer to confirm enrollment)
Specific Schools

Elementary School

Oak Avenue Elementary

Middle School

Blach Middle School

High School

Mountain View High School

  • Built circa 1910 as the farmhouse for a 20-acre orchard
  • Beautifully updated with designer style and classic finishes
  • Perfectly manicured yet relaxed private grounds
  • Inviting front porch
  • Exceptional classic curb appeal with gabled roof and shingled exterior
  • 5 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms
  • Approximately 3,518 square feet plus 327 square foot basement
  • Lot size of approximately 13,451 square feet 
  • Flowing, interconnected main-level perfectly positioned on a raised foundation, creating a unique sense of place
  • Numerous skylights and expansive windows provide abundant natural light
  • Spacious living room with original focal-point stone fireplace and leaded glass window panel
  • Remodeled gourmet kitchen with center island and charming Dutch door to outdoor patio and chef’s garden
  • Flexible floor plan with spaces for an office and/or guest accommodations overlooking the yard
  • Privately located upstairs bedrooms
  • Gorgeous and private grounds with hardwood deck, complete with built-in commercial-grade gas heater, stone surround fire pit, water feature and vast level lawn
  • Wonderful South Los Altos location
  • Steps to top-rated schools