275 Vernal

275 Vernal Court, Los Altos

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 2.5
  • Living 2,467 sq ft
  • Lot 11,000 sq ft
  • Sold for $4,320,000

Designed by renowned Palo Alto architect Steve Borlik, this stylish home is situated at the end of a premier cul-de-sac just steps from downtown Los Altos and acclaimed Santa Rita Elementary. Perfectly turn-key from top to bottom, this single-level home offers an incredible great room, spacious formal dining room, inviting family room, private bedroom wing, and a large, well-designed backyard. Enjoy high-end construction and materials, custom built-ins, expansive picture windows, a built-in sound system, and solar powered energy. Having both a formal dining room and an open-concept kitchen and family room provides the perfect venue for entertaining and relaxing with family. And in the backyard, a gorgeous travertine patio surrounds the resort-style pool and spa, a fire pit patio sits within an area of level lawn, and a garden has two large raised beds and easy access to a storage shed or potential ADU site. Move-in ready, with a highly coveted location!

Amenities of the Home include:

  • Stylish and entirely turn-key with high-quality construction and custom finishes
  • Designed by renowned Palo Alto architect Steve Borlik, who is known for high-end custom projects and acute attention to detail
  • Tucked away at the end of a premier cul-de-sac in North Los Altos, just steps from acclaimed Santa Rita Elementary and all of the wonderful shops and restaurants in downtown Los Altos
  • 4 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms
  • Approximately 2,467 square feet
  • Lot size of approximately 11,000 square feet
  • Timeless curb appeal with a freshly landscaped, drought tolerant front yard, mature Magnolia and olive trees, and a wood-paneled exterior highlighted by crisp white trim
  • A welcoming paver stone pathway leads to the impressive covered portico entrance
  • The wide entry foyer introduces gorgeous light-hued hardwood floors that extend throughout the home, and has three convenient storage closets
  • A wide arched opening leads to the spacious formal dining room with handsome wainscoting, a tall tray ceiling, recessed lighting, sound speakers, a drum chandelier, two picture windows overlooking the front yard, and a door to the kitchen for easy entertaining
  • Overlooking the backyard, the fabulous great room sits beneath soaring vaulted ceilings dotted with recessed lighting and enjoys abundant natural light
  • The living room features a focal-point fireplace with a traditional mantelpiece and media center above, a wall of custom built-ins, and a wall of windows and inset glass doors to the yard
  • The stunning chef’s kitchen features chic soapstone countertops, high-end custom cabinetry, full-height glass mosaic tile backsplashes, two large skylights, to-the-ceiling pantry storage, a convenient built-in workstation, and a large center island with breakfast bar seating, pendant lighting, and a wide stainless steel sink
  • Luxury appliances include: Wolf 6-burner gas cooktop, Thermador dishwasher, Thermador double wall oven, Viking refrigerator
  • A powder room serves the main living spaces with wainscoting and a soapstone vanity
  • Inviting family room with corner windows overlooking the backyard, skylight, a door to the garage, and access to the laundry room with tile floors, linen storage, a stainless steel sink, and a Kenmore washer and dryer
  • All bedrooms sit in a private bedroom wing
  • The first bedroom features a front-facing window, a large closet, and recessed lighting
  • The second bedroom has a front-facing window, a closet with bifold doors, built-in shelving, a side-facing window for added natural light, and recessed lighting
  • The hall bath features large-scale tile floors, a dual-sink vanity topped in soapstone, wainscoting, a side-facing window, and a tub with an overhead shower, crisp tile surround, tile feature strip, handheld spray, and a glass wall
  • The third bedroom, or ideal home office, has custom built-in shelving, two tall windows, a closet, and recessed lighting
  • Perfectly placed at the end of the bedroom wing, the primary suite offers side-facing windows, French doors to the yard, a large fully-customized walk-in closet, recessed lighting, and a spa bathroom with marble tile floors, Carrara marble countertops, a single-sink vanity, rich wood cabinetry, and a frameless glass-enclosed shower
  • The large, well-designed backyard features a resort-style pool and spa with a safety cover, a vast travertine entertaining patio, an area of level lawn with a fire pit patio in the center, and a lovely garden area with two raised beds
  • The yard is bordered by mature landscaping, olive trees, and numerous productive fruit trees including navel orange, blood orange, Mexican lime, grapefruit, pomegranate, and fig
  • Large pad with an outdoor shed; option to build a pool house or ADU (architectural plans available)
  • Long, fully-fenced dog run
  • Enclosure for chickens or garbage/recycling bins
  • Additional features include: Solar panels to power the house and pool, Toto washlets, semi-finished attic above the garage for added storage, built-in sound system, Restoration Hardware fixtures in bathrooms
  • Attached one-car garage
  • Top-rated, nearby 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