845 Mora Drive

845 Mora Drive, Los Altos

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 4
  • Living 5,160 sq ft
  • Lot 28,938 sq ft
  • Offered at $6,998,000
  • Sold for $7,827,000

A magnificent estate in a vibrant, professionally landscaped garden setting. Located in the heart of the Country Club neighborhood, this stately 4 bedroom, two office, and 4 bathroom home and detached guest house rest on a spectacular lot of 28,938 square feet just one block from Los Altos Golf & Country Club. Presenting high-end construction, a light and airy atmosphere, and an ideal floor plan for the modern family, this home has all the facets of a comfortable, yet luxurious lifestyle. On the main level, enjoy both formal and open-concept living spaces fit for large-scale entertaining, and experience the convenience of having both a designated executive office and an entire primary bedroom wing with a large second office. The gourmet kitchen stuns with two marble-topped islands, and opens directly to the spacious family room and the yard. Upstairs, three light-filled bedrooms have access to two full bathrooms and a lovely view balcony. Outside, a pergola-covered patio extends across the back of the home, and an outdoor fireplace, barbecue center, and dining pavilion look out at the breathtaking grounds. A resort-style pool and elevated spa precede an extremely vast stretch of lush lawn, mature gardens, the two-story guest house, rose garden, sport court, and playhouse. A property with every conceivable modern luxury!

Amenities of the Home include:

  • A magnificent Country Club estate complete with vibrant gardens, a resort-style pool and spa, two story guest house, playhouse, sport court, and entertaining patios
  • 4 bedrooms, two offices, and 4 bathrooms in the main house, plus a full guest house with a large living space, full kitchen, bathroom and top-floor recreation room
  • Approximately 4,185 square foot main house, plus a guest house of approximately 975 square feet for a total of 5,160 square feet of living space
  • Lot size of approximately 28,938 square feet
  • High-end construction, incredible natural light, high ceilings, custom millwork, and luxury appointments
  • A classic white picket fence welcomes you to the home and once through the wisteria covered arbor, you are met with a beautiful garden courtyard and wide paver stone-lined pathways to the covered entrance
  • A tall portico entrance is highlighted by two stately columns, and the solid front door has tall glass sidelights and an arched window above
  • The grand entry foyer features polished marble floors with a decorative rug inlay, vaulted ceilings, recessed lighting, and a stunning chandelier 
  • The living room sits just off the foyer, with a wall of multi-paned windows overlooking the front garden, wood floors, a handsome tray ceiling dotted with recessed lights, and a focal-point fireplace outlined in tile with a traditional mantelpiece
  • The formal dining room can accommodate many guests, and features a tall window with garden views, recessed lighting, wood floors, and built-in sound speakers
  • The gourmet kitchen is designed to please even the most demanding chef, with two large islands one with a convenient prep sink and the other with wraparound breakfast bar seating, deep granite countertops, a porcelain farm sink with a window above, full-height tile backsplashes, skylight, and abundant rich wood cabinetry
  • Luxury appliances include: Sub-Zero refrigerator, GE microwave, Viking range with 6 gas burners, a grill, and double ovens, and two Miele dishwashers
  • The casual dining area sits between the kitchen and family room and has access to the side yard via a set of French doors
  • The open family room features exquisite coffered ceilings, recessed lighting, sound speakers, two sets of built-ins, tall windows and inset glass doors to the patio and grounds, and a statement marble fireplace with a traditional mantelpiece
  • The executive office enjoys direct access to the pergola-covered lounge patio, high ceilings, recessed lighting, and a deep storage closet
  • Serving the main living spaces and with easy access from the pool area, a full bathroom features tile floors, a wide console sink, a large linen closet, and a glass-enclosed stall shower with a decorative tile surround
  • The laundry/mudroom features Carrara marble countertops, a deep porcelain sink, abundant linen storage, two drum lights, and a LG washer and dryer; the laundry/mudroom can be accessed from the outdoor space, primary suite, and main-level bathroom 
  • The immensely private primary suite comprises an entire wing of the home, and features a bright bedroom with a drum light, recessed lighting, wide windows, a door to the side yard, a large fully-customized walk-in closet, and a sky-lit ensuite bath with marble tile floors, an elevated jetted tub, a window with wood shutters, a wide dual-sink vanity, and a glass-enclosed stall shower with bench seating and a tile surround
  • Continuing on from the primary bedroom, an additional closet with a built-in safe sits across from the dressing room
  • Included in the primary wing, double French doors open to a large office with two sets of built-ins, and glass-view doors to the front gardens
  • A locked 2,200 bottle wine cellar sits at the end of the primary wing and features custom cedar racks, slate floor, a custom wood countertop, and access to the garage
  • Upstairs, a large landing overlooks the two-story foyer
  • The first upper-level bedroom features new carpet, recessed lights, a Capiz shell chandelier, windows on two walls for natural light, and a large closet
  • The next spacious bedroom features new carpet, two side-facing windows, an entire wall of windows overlooking the pool and grounds, a customized closet with double doors, and a door to the balcony
  • The hall bathroom features marble tile floors, a marble-topped single-sink vanity, a window seat with built-in storage, recessed lighting, and a deep tub with an overhead shower and subway-set tile surround
  • The third bedroom has new carpet, vaulted ceilings, a lighted ceiling fan, a customized closet with double doors, and access to the balcony
  • Sitting between the two rear-facing bedrooms, a large balcony has a partial pergola covering, tile floors, and views of the impeccable grounds
  • Adjacent to the third bedroom, a full bathroom features tile floors, a deep soaking tub with tile and granite surround, recessed lighting, a dual-sink vanity topped in granite, and a separate commode room with a glass-enclosed stall shower
  • A pergola-covered patio extends across the back of the home and features built-in heaters, a lounge patio with a stacked stone fireplace and bar, outdoor shower easily accessible from the pool, a dining patio overlooking the pool, and a built-in barbecue center with concrete countertops, a Viking barbecue, two Viking side burners, and a warming drawer
  • The resort-style pool and elevated spa is surrounded in flagstone hardscaping and has a pergola-covered patio on one end, and a grassy area on the other
  • Flagstone pathways carry from the pool area all the way to the back of the lot connecting to the extensive lawn area, the guest house, the sport court, rose garden, and playhouse
  • The guest house perfectly accommodates guests or in-laws with a large living space with wood floors, a full kitchen with granite countertops, and a bathroom with marble tile floors, a marble-topped single-sink vanity, and a tub with an overhead shower and crisp white tile surround
  • The upper level of the guest house is perfect for recreation, storage, or a children’s play area
  • The guest house enjoys a completely private patio enclosed by tall hedges, and an additional pergola-covered patio on the opposite side with mature shade trees and views of the gardens
  • A tree-lined pathway leads from the guest house to the sport court with durable all-weather flooring and a regulation basketball hoop
  • An idyllic children’s playhouse sits at the back of the property with a fun chalkboard wall, numerous windows, and a lofted play area
  • A mature rose garden is interspersed with pebble walkways and iron rose-covered arbors
  • Fully-fenced and hardscaped side yards
  • Two-car garage with an extended driveway for off-street parking
  • Incredible Country Club location just one block from Los Altos Golf & Country Club, moments to Loyola Corners, and with easy access to major commute routes
  • Excellent Los Altos schools: Loyola Elementary, Blach Junior High, Mountain View High School (buyer to confirm enrollment)
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Specific Schools

Elementary School

Loyola Elementary School

Middle School

Blach Middle School

High School

Mountain View High School