5865 Arboretum

5865 Arboretum Drive, Los Altos

  • Beds 6
  • Baths 3.5
  • Living 3,755 sq ft
  • Lot 19,719 sq ft
  • Sold for $4,000,000

Located within one mile of numerous shopping and dining options, this incredible view property offers a spacious floor plan to meet the needs of a modern family lifestyle, a fabulous entertaining deck with stunning views from San Jose clear through San Francisco, a covered spa deck, and an outdoor kitchen and patio overlooking an extensive lawn area and play structure. Prepare meals at an oversized island with views of the Bay, entertain guests in the impressive living room with soaring vaulted ceilings and tall windows, and enjoy family time in the lower-level bonus/family room. Five bedrooms provide options for guest accommodations or home office space, and the privately located primary suite includes a sitting room/executive office, a potential nursery or exercise room, and a large balcony – a total of 6 well-situated bedrooms. All of the facets of a fabulous indoor/outdoor lifestyle, with easy access to every amenity and top-rated Cupertino schools!

Amenities of the Home include:

  • An incredible view property with a flexible floor plan that easily meets the needs of a modern family with spaces for work, play, entertaining, and everyday living
  • Fabulous outdoor spaces include a vast deck with views from San Jose clear through San Francisco/Oakland, a covered spa, a zen garden, a luxe outdoor kitchen, play structure, level lawn, and a lounge patio 
  • 6 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms 
  • Approximately 3,755 square feet
  • Lot size of approximately 19,719 square feet
  • A private driveway with views of the Monastery opens to a large motor court providing ample off-street parking 
  • Crisp wood paneled exterior with contrasting trim
  • Steps lead up to the covered entrance and solid double doors with wide glass sidelights
  • The entry foyer has stone floors, floating glass shelving, and views of the main living spaces
  • The impressive living room features vaulted ceilings finished in natural wood with rich painted wood beams, track lighting, carpeted floors, three tall tree view windows, and sliding glass doors to the main entertaining deck
  • The kitchen is located in the heart of the home and features views of the Bay, abundant storage, three large skylights, to-the-ceiling pantry storage on either side of a built-in desk, a massive center island with elevated bar seating, a wide breakfast bar with prep sink, and a double basin sink 
  • Appliances include: Bosch dishwasher, Edgestar wine refrigerator, KitchenAid 4-burner cooktop with grill, a gas-fired built-in wok, GE double wall oven, and a GE refrigerator
  • The dining room sits below a candle-style chandelier and enjoys an entire wall of windows overlooking the deck and the incredible view
  • The comfortable family room is open to the kitchen and dining room and features a bay window with bench seating below, a glass door to the deck, and a to-the-ceiling stone fireplace
  • Serving the main living spaces, a half bathroom features a wide single-sink vanity topped in white quartz, a tall window, and stone floors
  • Four bedrooms sit in a private wing of the home connected by a sky-lit hallway with linen closets
  • The four quiet bedrooms feature carpeted floors, center lights, picture windows, and customized closets with mirrored doors
  • The hall bathroom features a dual-sink vanity, a door out to the deck, a separate commode room, tile floors, and a glass-enclosed stall shower
  • The laundry room has large-scale tile floors, a quartz-topped work counter, a deep utility sink, upper and lower linen storage, a skylight, and a LG washer and dryer
  • The private primary bedroom suite features three large cedar-lined closets with mirrored doors, vaulted ceilings with wood beams, two tall windows with wood shutters, access to attic storage, a large sitting room or executive office with a wood-burning stove and doors to a bright atrium with an operable cover, doors to a large balcony, and an attached exercise room or potential nursery; the spacious ensuite bath features tile floors, a deep jacuzzi tub, an extra wide quartz-topped dual-sink vanity, and a glass-enclosed stall shower with bench seat
  • On the lower level, an ideal guest bedroom or office features carpeted floors, a door to the yard, a large walk-in closet, an additional closet, a wide picture window, and direct access to a full bathroom with tile floors, a single-sink vanity, a tub with an overhead shower, and a door to the hall 
  • A bonus room or second family room features carpeted floors, track lighting, and a wide sliding glass door to a lovely pebblestone patio that connects to both the main deck and the outdoor kitchen and rest of the yard
  • Wine closet 
  • Just outside the main living areas, an entertaining deck has views from San Jose through San Francisco/Oakland, and a covered spa 
  • Down from the entertaining deck, a zen garden has a stone water feature
  • A luxe outdoor kitchen features granite work counters, a built-in Weber barbecue, side burner, a stainless steel sink, elevated bar seating, storage, and an adjacent paver stone dining patio
  • Just past the outdoor kitchen and patio, level lawn surrounds a large play structure
  • A secluded lounge patio sits just beyond the play area 
  • The views look out over lush trees to Shoreline Amphitheater, the Hangers at Moffett Field, the Dumbarton Bridge, Oakland/Berkeley, San Francisco, Levi’s Stadium, and Great America
  • Attached, oversized two-car garage with built-in storage and a workshop area
  • Ideal location less than one mile from Lucky’s, Trader Joe’s, Rite Aid, Foothill Produce, Ace Hardware, Starbucks, Peet’s Coffee, Chevron, Wells Fargo Bank, Pro and Crown Dry Cleaners, and Alotta’s Deli
  • Easy access to major commute routes
  • Top-rated Cupertino Schools: Montclaire Elementary (rated 9/10 on GreatSchools), Cupertino Middle School, and Homestead High School (buyer to confirm enrollment)
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Specific Schools

Elementary School

Montclaire Elementary

  • 1160 St. Joseph Avenue
  • Grades: K-6
  • School Type: Elementary School
  • Student Enrollment: 541
  • School Website >

Middle School

Cupertino Middle School

High School

Homestead High