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23100 Encinal Court
Los Altos Hills
OFFERED FOR $4,998,000
Amenities of the Home include:
  • Dramatic contemporary home designed by renowned architect Tobin Dougherty of Palo Alto renowned for homes “with a harmonious fit within the neighborhood and a profound sense of place”
  • Exceptional creek-side setting with heritage oaks on approximately 1.26 acres for unrivaled tranquility
  • 4 bedrooms, office, 2 full baths, and 2 half-baths, one with soothing sauna
  • Large, pivoting front door with inset vertical pane of glass set beneath a transom window and clerestory window sets the tone of contemporary living
  • Freshly painted interiors in a crisp white palette throughout stand ready for any style of personal furnishings
  • Tremendous use of glass, including geometric patterns with numerous transoms plus floor-to-ceiling windows that take in the heritage oak views
  • Refinished light oak floors begin at the entrance and continue into the hallways, stairs, and main living areas; new carpet appoints the office and bedrooms
  • Step down from the foyer to an open gallery lined with horizontal steel railings overlooking the great room; transom windows overhead extend the entire length and library shelves at one end define a reading area
  • Double pocket doors in the gallery open to a large customized office with vaulted ceiling and extensive built-in cabinetry, including a partner’s desk and abundant library storage; a fireplace is set in a wall of integral color plaster topped with a natural stone mantel that spans the wall beneath concealed storage
  • Continue down to the mezzanine level where a half-bath showcases a suspended vanity of solid granite
  • On the mezzanine level, the master suite has a vaulted ceiling, sliding glass doors to a private patio, and floor-to-ceiling windows that fill the room with treehouse views of the heritage oaks; two walk-in closets are fully organized; the luxurious en suite bath in all marble has a dual-sink vanity plus makeup vanity, 3 skylights, a large jetted tub, and curbless open shower for two
  • Continue down to the dramatic two-story great room with gas-log fireplace adjacent to media cabinetry, convenient wet bar, plus French door and sliding glass doors to patios for indoor/ outdoor living
  • Elevated above the great room, the formal dining room has 3 circular glass pendants, floor-to-ceiling windows on two walls that surround you with heritage oak views, and built-in cabinetry with quartzite buffet counter for easy entertaining
  • Sleek oak kitchen cabinetry is topped with stunning new quartzite counters and full-height backsplashes; a center island, peninsula counter, plus u-shaped alcove with workstation counters perfect for homework/office needs invites the family and friends to join in with the chef
  • A large breakfast area has an entire wall of glass and partial glass ceiling opening to a patio ideal for al fresco brunch
  • New stainless steel appliances include: Bosch 5-burner gas range with telescopic downdraft system; GE microwave; KitchenAid double wall oven; Bosch Tall Tub dishwasher; Whirlpool trash compactor; Sub-Zero refrigerator with cabinet panels
  • 4th bedroom, currently used as a game room and just down the hall from the kitchen, has a wall of cabinetry, angular refreshment center with media area, plus sliding glass doors to the rear patio
  • Adjacent to the bedroom/game room is a half bath with all cedar walls, a cedar-lined sauna (plumbed for shower conversion), vanity with blue vessel sink, and mosaic tiled floor
  • Continue to the lower-most level where two bedrooms each have direct access to a shared bath with dual-sink vanity and separate room with tub and overhead tiled shower; one bedroom also has an outside entrance
  • Large laundry room with sink, desk center, Kenmore washer/ dryer, drip hanging area, and outside entrance
  • Other features include: Lightolier programmable lighting; sound speakers in some rooms; central air conditioning; numerous skylights
  • Attached 2-car garage, with built-in cabinetry and dumb waiter to the walk-in pantry, plus adjoining 1-car carport
  • Gorgeous, private, fenced grounds with spacious flagstone patios, heritage oaks, and walking trail for fitness and meditation
  • Approximately 4,462 square feet of living space
  • Just a 5-minute walk to trailhead at Rancho San Antonio Open Space Preserve with 24 miles of hiking trails; just over 1 mile to Highway 280 and 2 miles to Rancho Shopping Center
  • Los Altos schools: Loyola Elementary, Blach Junior, Mountain View High
Specific Schools

Elementary School

Loyola Elementary School

Middle School

Blach Middle School

High School

Mountain View High School

  • One-of-a-kind retreat-like property with contemporary panache
  • Enjoy quiet, tranquil surroundings and dramatic architectural features
  • Oak-studded, creek-side setting of approximately 1.26 acres
  • 4 bedrooms, office, 2 full baths, and 2 half-baths, one with sauna
  • Approximately 4,462 square feet
  • Soaring open floor plan that takes full advantage of the setting’s natural beauty
  • Crisp neutral palette and refinished hardwood floors – ready for any style of furnishings
  • Large, dedicated office perfect for Silicon Valley living
  • Dramatic two-story great room with heritage oak views is ideal for entertaining
  • Striking modern kitchen for the most demanding chef
  • Attached 2-car garage with convenient dumb waiter
  • Beautiful grounds with large patios and walking paths for fitness and meditation
  • Minutes to trailheads, commute routes, and downtown amenities
  • Excellent Los Altos schools