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290 De Anza Lane, Los Altos

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 3.5
  • Living 3,584 sq ft
  • Lot 11,325 sq ft
  • Sold for $4,748,000

Positioned on a non-through street with easy access to downtown and commute routes, this stately home offers oversized living spaces, a main-level executive office, beautiful appointments, an ideal two-level floor plan, and a well-designed yard that wraps around the home. Stunning, mature Japanese maples welcome you, and can be found placed around the entire property. Inside, high ceilings and expansive windows combine to create a light and airy atmosphere. On the main level, spacious public rooms flow from one to the next and provide space to entertain on any scale, work, and unwind. Four comfortable and light-filled bedrooms including the primary suite and an additional bedroom suite sit on the upper level. The primary suite presents a focal-point fireplace, sitting room, and spa bath with an oversized steam shower. The private rear yard has idyllic sitting areas, a pergola-covered dining patio, lush stretches of lawn, and mature trees and plantings. An elegant home, with space to accommodate every need.

Amenities of the Home include:

  • Stately home with oversized public rooms that flow seamlessly from one to the next, an ideal two level floor plan, and vibrant gardens
  • Soaring ceilings, gorgeous hardwood floors, expanses of glass, and a neutral color palette give the home a light and airy atmosphere
  • 4 bedrooms, office, and 3.5 bathrooms
  • Approximately 3,584 square feet
  • Lot size of approximately 11,325 square feet
  • Impressive curb appeal with tall multi-paned windows, wood paneled exterior, and a lush front yard with mature Japanese maple trees
  • An extra-wide flagstone pathway leads up to the tall covered entrance with pendant and sconce lighting, and a front door with decorative inset glass, matching sidelights and transom 
  • The grand two-story entry foyer introduces herringbone wood floors, skylight, a striking chandelier, and an ornate ceiling medallion
  • The sweeping front-facing living room features towering vaulted ceilings, a to-the-ceiling window with Japanese maple views and bench seating below, recessed lighting, and two tall windows flanking a focal-point fireplace with marble tile surround and a traditional milled mantelpiece
  • A short flight of steps from the living room lead to the entertainer’s formal dining room complete with a glass-front display cabinet, candle-style chandelier, tall garden window with a built-in window seat, wainscoting, and French doors to a lovely patio 
  • A convenient butler’s pantry offers tile countertops, abundant wood cabinetry and tall pantry storage, and a stainless steel sink
  • Light and bright kitchen with extensive tile countertops and full-height backsplash, crisp white cabinetry, recessed lighting, a triple basin sink with a garden view window above, additional window for natural light, and a large casual dining area with built-ins, a picture window, and French doors to a pebble stone patio and the yard
  • Appliances include: KitchenAid 2-burner electric cooktop, Dacor 4-burner gas cooktop, GE microwave, KitchenAid double wall oven, Samsung dishwasher, a Sub-Zero refrigerator, and a Lanbo wine refrigerator 
  • Just off the kitchen, the comfortable family room has a central fireplace outlined in black marble, a large storage closet, corner windows with wood shutters, and recessed lighting
  • Connecting the kitchen and family room to the garage, the laundry/mudroom has upper and lower linen storage, a deep quartz-topped work counter, a stainless steel sink, and slate floors
  • Serving the main level, a powder room has hardwood floors, a pedestal sink, a glass ceiling light, and designer sconce lighting
  • Just off the foyer, French doors open to an executive office with front yard views, two sets of bookshelves, a window seat, and a tall side-facing window for added light
  • Upstairs, a bedroom suite is ideal for guests with hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings, tall windows for natural light, a window seat overlooking the garden, a closet with sliding doors, and an ensuite bath with tile floors, a tile-topped single-sink vanity with a porcelain basin sink, and a tub with overhead shower and tile surround
  • The second bedroom has newly carpeted floors, a wide window, a closet with sliding doors, and vaulted ceilings
  • The next bedroom has new carpet, an expansive peaked window with bench seating below, a center light, a closet with sliding doors, and vaulted ceilings
  • The sky-lit hall bathroom has tile floors, a tile-topped single-sink vanity, a tub with overhead shower, and ample storage
  • An arched doorway leads to the palatial primary suite featuring a tall, rounded tray ceiling with a lighted ceiling fan, hardwood floors, intricate wainscoting, sconce lighting, built-in shelving, a massive walk-in closet, a gas fireplace with a slate surround and hearth, and French doors to a sun-filled sitting room or study with slate tile floors, wraparound windows with wood shutters, and built-in shelving; the ensuite bath features marble tile floors, a granite-topped dual-sink vanity, tall ceilings with a skylight, a decorative glass window, an oversized multi-functioning frameless glass-enclosed steam shower with body sprays, deep jacuzzi tub, and a separate commode room 
  • Outside, well-designed patios and prolific gardens lead around the entire backside of the home
  • Off the living room, a pebble stone patio is surrounded by raised gardens filled with manicured plantings, gorgeous Japanese maples, and an arbor covered bench seat 
  • A pergola-covered patio is perfect for relaxing and dining alfresco amongst the rose gardens
  • A wide brick pathway leads to a long patio lined with established rose bushes 
  • Tall perimeter hedges and mature trees surround a stretch of lush lawn for play
  • Additional features include: leaded glass above all doors, custom leaded glass skylights
  • Attached two-car garage with built-in storage and a door to the backyard
  • Excellent Los Altos schools: Covington Elementary, Egan Junior High, Los Altos High School (buyer to confirm enrollment)
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Specific Schools

Elementary School

Covington Elementary School

Jr. High School

Egan Junior High School

High School

Los Altos High School