A spectacular setting amongst mature oaks in the prestigious and historic Glenridge neighborhood of downtown Los Gatos, this updated Victorian estate sits proudly on grounds of 12,896 sqft. Just a short stroll to the hustle and bustle of downtown Los Gatos restaurants and shops on N. Santa Cruz Ave, the calm and peaceful ambience of this setting will not disappoint.
Substantially remodeled and expanded in 2015, the stately presence captivates! Lofty ceilings, beautiful hardwood floors and spacious rooms are enhanced by the master craftsmanship of the historic detailing paired with high-end finishes and modern conveniences.
A lovely front porch greets visitors and opens to the over 5,000 sqft interior. Vintage stained glass transom windows above large picture windows in the parlor and formal dining room offer views of the front landscape. Sparkling white painted cabinetry, exquisite marble slab counters and professional grade appliances in the kitchen will delight the home chef. The sunny breakfast nook and enclosed sun porch overlook the beautiful rear grounds with views of the Santa Cruz mountains beyond.
The great room is perfect for a multitude of uses and enjoys a large built-in media center and a handsome brick fireplace. The built-in bench seating to the rear of the room is a wonderful spot for family game nights.
Upstairs are four generous bedrooms including the primary bedroom, plus a separate office, craft room and laundry room. The primary bedroom enjoys a spa-inspired bath with lovely custom cabinetry, premium fixtures and finishes and ample storage space with two large walk-in closets.
The bonus room on the lower level is an entertainer’s delight. The built-in wet bar is outfitted with a counter height drawer refrigerator, freezer and dishwasher. The spacious full bathroom has a mosaic tile floor, pedestal sink and large shower.
Enchanting, as it is private, the rear grounds offer a whimsical setting with sculptural oaks and colorful maples trees dotting the landscape. Perfect for entertaining or quiet enjoyment, prepare a fabulous meal using the outdoor kitchen, and dine al fresco with friends and family on the flagstone patio. Enjoy a lively yard game on the expansive lawn area or relax by the warmth of the outdoor fireplace. There’s something for everyone including raised planter beds for the gardening enthusiast.
A rare find, this magnificent property is an opportunity not to be missed. An outstanding setting in the beautiful, historic Glenridge neighborhood. Convenient to downtown Los Gatos shops and dining yet the short distance transports to a quiet and serene location. A true Los Gatos treasure!