801 Clara Dr
801 Clara Dr
7,321sf lot

A generous corner lot complete with a white picket fence, nearby top-rated schools in the Palo Alto Unified School District, a centralized Silicon Valley location, and a peaceful suburban ambiance make this Midtown home a must-see for homebuyers.

A meticulously updated and fresh interior offers about 1,465 square feet of single-level living space with four bedrooms and two bathrooms. Behind the lush front garden and charming gated brick courtyard entrance is a light-filled, open-concept interior showcasing refinished hardwood floors, new interior paint, high ceilings, dual pane windows, some Pella windows with built-in blinds, and skylights. A gas fireplace with a marble subway tile surround anchors the living room that is open to the dining area. Slide open the glass door for easy access to the backyard’s covered patio.

The adjacent kitchen is updated with marble style countertops and a stylish subway tile backsplash, a stainless sink, and soft-close cabinetry featuring rubbed bronze pulls and knobs and pull-out shelves. Appliances include a Bosch dishwasher and a five-burner cooktop. A side door offers convenient access to the backyard and an ideal location for a kitchen garden.

The spacious master bedroom has a sliding door that opens onto the front courtyard. The master bath is updated with a porcelain tile floor, a dual sink vanity with a marble top, and a shower/tub combination.

Two additional bedrooms have closets with sliding closet doors and flush-mounted ceiling light fixtures.

Create a family room/home office or fourth bedroom in a sizeable flexible-use space off the living room. This room also has a closet and a front-courtyard view window.

The generous 7,321 +/- square-foot lot creates an ultra-private setting with inviting outdoor space, including a patio, mature trees and foliage, and room to consider customizing with an outdoor kitchen, vegetable, and meditation gardens or play area. There is also convenient gate access from Ross Road.

Additional features include a Nest thermostat, central heating, and air conditioning, washer and dryer, and a two-car garage.

Bordered by the Oregon Expressway, Highway 101, Alma Street, and Loma Verde Avenue, The Midtown neighborhood is conveniently close to the Caltrain station and routes into San Francisco.

The tree-lined street is within a mile of multiple neighborhood parks that offer plenty of outdoor space with playgrounds, sports courts, open fields, and even a skate and dog park. Enjoy the proximity to downtown Palo Alto, Stanford University, the popular Stanford Shopping Center, and University Avenue shopping district filled with charming cafes and boutiques less than a four-mile drive.

Top-rated schools nearby include Palo Verde Elementary and Lathrop Stanford Middle schools within a mile or about two miles to Palo Alto High School.


Alex Bouja

Golden Gate Sotheby's International Realty
+1 408.489.0025
# 01744054

801 Clara Dr
Palo Alto, CA 94303