51 Crescent Drive PALO ALTO CA 94301

$ 14,500,000

Set on over ½-acre in the sought-after enclave of Crescent Park. Designed by Birge Clark, this spectacular Italianate estate offers incredible architecture, high-end appointments, and spaces scaled for entertaining. With 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, 3 powder rooms, and over 7,200 sf of living space, including the guest home. Highlights include 7 total fireplaces, incl. one outside, an elevator, game room, 3 temp-controlled wine closets, chefs kitchen w/La Cornue range, spacious living room, and library with hidden passage to dining room. Main home enjoys 4 bedroom suites incl. the self-contained master w/a gym and sauna. Spectacular grounds cultivated by landscape designer Ken Schoppet begin w/vibrant plantings, continuing to the resort-like rear grounds with a stunning pool inspired by Hearst Castle w/hand-set Murano tiles. Also incl. 3-car garage, porte-cochère, and motor court parking. Ample privacy yet moments from University Avenue, Stanford, tech centers. Top schools.

Basic Facts

MLS #: ML81844592 Date added: 11/18/21 Post Updated: 2021-11-18 21:29:29 Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: Bidet,Double Sinks,Granite,Half on Ground Floor,Primary - Oversized Tub,Primary - Stall Shower(s),Primary - Tub with Jets,Stone,Tile,Tub in Primary Bedroom Year built: 1927 Status: Type:

Rooms&Units description

Kitchen: Countertop - Granite,Dishwasher,Hood Over Range,Hookups - Gas,Island with Sink,Oven - Double,Oven - Electric,Oven - Gas,Oven - Self Cleaning,Oven Range,Oven Range - Gas,Pantry,Skylight,Warming Drawer,Wine Refrigerator
Dining Room: Breakfast Bar,Dining Area,Formal Dining Room,Other
Family Room: Separate Family Room
Bedroom: Primary Suite / Retreat,Walk-in Closet
Maximum Number of Bedrooms: 5
Minimum Number of Bedrooms: 5
Number of Full Bathrooms : 5
Number of Half Bathrooms: 3
Additional Rooms: Basement - Finished,Bonus / Hobby Room,Den / Study / Office,Formal Entry,Laundry Room,Library,Office Area,Recreation Room,Storage,Utility Room,Wine Cellar / Storage,Other

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Location Details

County Name: Santa Clara
Zoning Text: R1929
Elementary School: 311
ElementarySchoolText: Duveneck Elementary
Elementary School District: 481
ElemSchoolDistrictText: Palo Alto Unified
Middle School: 329
MiddleSchoolText: Frank S. Greene Middle
High School: 327
HighSchoolText: Palo Alto High
High School District: 481
HighSchoolDistrictText: Palo Alto Unified

Property Details

Lot Description: Grade - Level,Stream - Year Round
Lot Acres: 0.5400
Parcel Number: 003-09-035
Occupied By: Owner
No of Stories: 2
AreaText: Crescent Park
Structure SqFt: 6374 sq ft
Living SqFt: 6374 sq ft
Commission Unit: Percentage
Structure SqFt Source: Assessor
Lot Size Area Maximum Units: Square Feet
Minimum Lot Size: 23522.00
Maximum Lot Size: 23522.00
Lot Size Source: Other
Listing Type: Exclusive Right to Sell
Construction Type: Stucco,Wood Frame
Building Type: Detached

Property Features

Fencing: Complete Perimeter,Fenced Back,Fenced Front,Gate,Rail,Wood
Cooling: Central AC,Multi-Zone
Heating: Central Forced Air - Gas,Fireplace ,Forced Air,Heating - 2+ Zones
Pool: Cabana / Dressing Room,Heated - Solar,Pool - Heated,Pool - In Ground,Spa - Gas,Spa - In Ground,Spa - Jetted,Spa / Hot Tub
Laundry: Dryer,Electricity Hookup (110V),Electricity Hookup (220V),Inside,Tub / Sink,Washer
Water: Individual Water Meter,Irrigation Connected,Public
View: Garden / Greenbelt
Utilities : Individual Electric Meters,Individual Gas Meters,Public Utilities
Style: Mediterranean
Roof: Clay,Tile
Pool Y/N: 1
Security Features: Fire Alarm ,Secured Garage / Parking,Security Alarm
Garage_Min: 3
Communications: Audio / Video Prewired,Cable TV
Fireplaces: Family Room,Gas Log,Living Room,Primary Bedroom,Outside
Foundation: Concrete Perimeter and Slab
Garage Spaces: 3
Energy Features: Energy Star Appliances,Skylight,Solar Heating - Pool,Storm Doors,Tankless Water Heater
Flooring: Carpet,Hardwood,Stone,Tile
Garage Parking Features: Covered Parking,Detached Garage,Drive Through,Electric Gate,Enclosed,Gate / Door Opener,Lighted Parking Area,Room for Oversized Vehicle,Tandem Parking,Uncovered Parking
Parking Spaces: 10
Sewer Septic: Drainage - Sump,Sewer - Public,Sewer Connections - LESS than 500 feet away,Sump Pump
Garage_Max: 3
Amenities Misc.: Air Purifier,Bay Window,High Ceiling ,Open Beam Ceiling,Security Gate,Skylight,Walk-in Closet ,Wet Bar
Yard/Grounds: Back Yard,Balcony / Patio,Courtyard,Fenced,Outdoor Fireplace,Sprinklers - Lawn,Other
Special Features: Elevator / Lift,Grab Bars,Wide Halls / Doors (3 Ft +)
Fireplaces_Min: 5
Carport_Min: 4
Horse Property: No


Virtual Tour URL: http://www.51Crescent.com
Unbranded Virtual Tour URL: http://vimeo.com/549028644
Commission: 2.00
Showing Instructions: Lockbox - Supra iBox Bluetooth LE,See Remarks
Age: 94

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Listing Office: Deleon Realty

This style property is located in Palo Alto is currently and has been listed on Coastal Preferred Properties. This property is listed at $ 14,500,000. It has 5 beds bedrooms, 0 bath bathrooms, and is . The property was built in 1927 year.