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About Atherton: Homes for Sale

Atherton is an interesting town located in San Mateo County. Forbes ranks this Zip Code in 2010 as second Most Expensive in United States, with the average price of homes for sale over $2,000,000. Also for this reason, Atherton is one of the wealthiest cities in the United States.

 

Atherton was called Fair Oaks until 1923. Today, the town’s neighborhoods are still full of wooded with oaks, redwoods, cedars, pines, and ornamental trees. The town provides also an interesting school system public schools. Encinal, Las Lomitas, and Laurel are elementary schools, Selby Lane is both an elementary and a middle school and Menlo-Atherton is a high school.

 

Among the town’s private schools, St. Joseph’s is an elementary and middle school, Sacred Heart is a high school, and Menlo School is a middle and high school. Menlo College is a private four-year college. Atherton is also served by a Caltrain station with service only on weekends.

 

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Some Real Estate Listings in Atherton

$8,500,000 - 3Br/3Ba -  for Sale in Atherton
New
$8,500,000

80 Fairview Ave Atherton, CA 94027

$8,500,000
3 Beds
2.5 Baths
2,830 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81972568
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
Fenced in Yard! Great Level Buildable Lot , 197.80' x 202.24' May be possible for a lot split under Senate Bill 9, To build a House & ADU on each Lot. Must live there 3 Years? many other requirements, check with Atherton Building/Planning at City Hall 11am - 4pm. Existing old house , selling for the land value only! Shown by Appointment Only! Site Plan Available. Davey Tree has removed some trees, other trees have a permit issued for removal!
$10,498,000 - 4Br/4Ba -  for Sale in Atherton
Open House
$10,498,000

38 Elena Ave Atherton, CA 94027

$10,498,000
4 Beds
3.5 Baths
3,990 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81968359
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
Prime West Atherton Property Discover an incredible opportunity to own one of the last premier properties in West Atherton, just steps from the Menlo Circus Club, Sacred Heart, and Menlo Schools. This sunny and private 1.169-acre lot, situated on a highly sought-after street, offers a serene and bucolic setting with beautiful perimeter trees and ideal Southern exposure. The existing single-level ranch home features 4 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms, with spacious rooms filled with natural light and garden views from every room. Whether you choose to live in this comfortable home, rent it out, or plan your dream build, this property provides unmatched flexibility. Enjoy proximity to downtown Menlo Park, outstanding Menlo Park public schools, and Stanford University. Don't miss out on this rare chance to secure a prime piece of West Atherton real estate.
$19,998,000 - 5Br/8Ba -  for Sale in Atherton
$19,998,000

138 Almendral Ave Atherton, CA 94027

$19,998,000
5 Beds
8 Baths
8,412 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81969914
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
Nestled on one of the most coveted streets in Atherton, this custom-built estate epitomizes refined living with its impeccable design & superior craftsmanship. Upon entry through the contemporary steel & glass doors, guests are greeted by grand living & dining rooms. The chef's kitchen is a culinary masterpiece, featuring top appliances, center island & walk-in pantry. The kitchen seamlessly flows into the inviting great room, where the soaring ceiling, cozy fireplace & stacking doors lead to the outdoor terrace, blurring the lines between indoor & outdoor living. The backyard oasis, complete with pool, spa, outdoor loggia with fireplace, firepit & outdoor kitchen, is surrounded by mature perimeter privacy hedging. The upper level offers a luxurious primary suite with vaulted ceiling, fireplace, private office & spa-inspired bath. Three additional en suite bedrooms & a kids' lounge complete the upper level. The lower level features a 5th bedroom suite with private entrance, rec room & glass-enclosed wine cellar. Additional highlights include an executive office, 3-car garage & gated entry. Experience unparalleled luxury living in this exceptional Atherton estate, where every detail has been thoughtfully curated for the discerning buyer seeking the epitome of California living.
$9,950,000 - 5Br/4Ba -  for Sale in Atherton
$9,950,000

2 Mosswood Way Atherton, CA 94027

$9,950,000
5 Beds
4 Baths
5,629 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81969002
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
Wide open, light-filled spaces define this stunning home with a contemporary ambiance on a cul-de-sac street in desirable Lindenwood. The sophisticated and inviting floor plan features travertine and marble and steamed beechwood floors, towering ceilings with clerestory windows, and extensive custom cabinetry in figured maple or cherry. The living spaces are open and flowing, anchored by a central family room with a focal point Rumford fireplace flanked by a fully retractable wall of glass leading to the covered rear terrace, vast grounds, and sparkling pool and spa. A formal dining room awaits entertaining on a large scale, served by the spacious eat-in kitchen perfectly appointed for any chef. Amenities behind the scenes, such as radiant-heated floors, home automation, and distributed sound, subtly enhance the home's consummate livability. There is a dedicated office/library, plus two bedrooms on the main level, including one en suite. Upstairs are three bedrooms highlighted by the spacious primary suite with a private balcony, couture walk in closet, and luxe bath. The grounds are equally beautiful with a large pool house with full kitchen for entertaining, a pool and spa, sun-dappled trees, lawn, colorful perennial gardens, covered terrace with fireplace, and a fountain.
$8,000,000 - 4Br/6Ba -  for Sale in Atherton
$8,000,000

29 De Bell Dr Atherton, CA 94027

$8,000,000
4 Beds
6 Baths
3,910 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81967817
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
Designed by well known modernist architect, Michael Tauber and currently being built by Bay West Builders, this magical home will offer many features such as a flexible floorplan, high ceilings throughout the home in addition to vaulted beamed ceilings in several areas, an open kitchen with center island, great natural light and multiple entry/exit points that make this the perfect home for entertaining and indoor/outdoor living. In addition to the main home, there is a 1 bedroom, 1 bath, nearly 900 SqFt ADU. The large lot of nearly 1 acre offers privacy, a long driveway, carport for guests to park and open space. Animations are available to view. Estimated completion is 6 months. Make this home yours today. Working collaboratively with the Client and Michael Taubers lighting consultant, Lighting Forms, the firm designs homes which are uniquely client and site specific. Through the thoughtful use of lighting, materials, color and detailing, MTA creates warm, comfortable and unique spaces that embrace the elegant lines of modern architecture while seamlessly melding indoors and outdoors. From the initial concept through working with contractors, MTA creates architecture that inspires, delights and renews.
$14,300,000 - 6Br/6Ba -  for Sale in Atherton
$14,300,000

192 Fair Oaks Ln Atherton, CA 94027

$14,300,000
6 Beds
5.5 Baths
6,905 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81964410
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
Originally designed by noted San Francisco architect, Willis Polk, this home has been re-imagined and expanded with elegance and modern livability. The result is absolute luxury with chic sophistication and gorgeous grounds. Electronic gated entrance with classic covered front porch draped in wisteria. Hardwood floors and custom mill work throughout with a large formal living room with fireplace and formal dining room. Entirely remodeled kitchen with top of the line appliances, breakfast area and open family room with fireplace and all overlooking the spectacular grounds. Main floor primary suite with large walk-in closet, luxurious bath with heated floors and bedroom with private patio accessible through French doors with concealed screens retracting from the walls. Dedicated office with beautiful built-ins, doors to side magical gardens. Main staircase leads to 4 upstairs bedrooms, 2 of which are en suite and 2 beds share a Jack and Jill bath. Additional staircase leads to a private bedroom suite accessible off of the kitchen with optional exterior entry. Newly remodeled 437 sqft guest house with great room and kitchenette. The grounds are undeniably magnificent with vast lawn, sparkling pool and entertaining patios. 3 car garage of 882sqft and excellent Menlo Park schools.
$5,680,000 - 5Br/3Ba -  for Sale in Atherton
$5,680,000

352 Bay Rd Atherton, CA 94027

$5,680,000
5 Beds
3 Baths
3,270 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81964392
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
Perfectly shaped 40,040 square foot, expansive lot with a charming 5 Bedroom home of 3,270 square feet. Live in as is, remodel, or build new. The one-story floor plan is perfect for family living with abundant natural light and views of the park-like grounds from every room. Outdoor brick patios and sitting areas provide for an idyllic setting to enjoy the abundant sunshine as well as shaded areas underneath the majestic oak trees. The property is situated in a fantastic neighborhood with many high-end and newly constructed homes, convenient to downtown Menlo Park, Palo Alto, and Stanford University, and within walking distance to Flood Park, with sought after Menlo Park schools.
$13,880,000 - 4Br/8Ba -  for Sale in Atherton
$13,880,000

99 Belbrook Way Atherton, CA 94027

$13,880,000
4 Beds
8 Baths
8,095 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81963390
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
This expansive estate is an architectural gem designed by Cliff May, the acclaimed architect renowned as the father of the California ranch home and the visionary behind the Robert Mondavi winery. His homes are rare in northern California and this one personifies his design aesthetics, emphasizing a one-level floor plan geared towards embracing sunshine and fostering informal indoor/outdoor living. This unique estate combines mid-century modern and Spanish hacienda styles. The home features Mays distinctive design elements: numerous cathedral ceilings made of exposed grape stake with open beams and a ridge skylight running the length of the room; Saltillo tile floors throughout, which seamlessly extend into the central courtyard around which the floor plan revolves. The main home spans more than 8,000 square feet and includes a magnificent executive office and adjoining recreation room ideal for large gatherings. There is a fully equipped guest house and a separately fenced pool with a spacious pool house and outdoor kitchen. Completing this remarkable and private gated setting of nearly 2 acres are a golf practice area plus expansive terraces and decks with western hill views. Located on the west side of Atherton with access to excellent Las Lomitas schools.
$28,000,000 - 6Br/9Ba -  for Sale in Atherton
$28,000,000

89 Tallwood Ct Atherton, CA 94027

$28,000,000
6 Beds
9 Baths
10,668 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81962416
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
Architecturally envisioned by renowned architects Young and Borlik and adorned by designer Lucile Glessner, this Atherton home stands apart from the rest, with its 20-foot glass front door and floating staircase spanning all 3 stories. Natural light brightens resort style spaces, designed to offer endless entertainment options for residents and guests. A layout for function, comfort and luxury; soft warm organic modern textures and hues create a haven for respite while epitomizing chicness. Every bedroom is huge, ensuite, features a walk-in closet, and feels like a primary bedroom. Lavish even by Atherton standards, the floor plan was designed to provide privacy and retreat. A departure from typical Atherton floor plans that rely on basements to round out every amenity on the bucket list air and light define this walk out lower level featuring a tiered theater, wine room, home gym, lounge and game room. Fantastically located within minutes of renowned schools, Silicon Valley Tech Giants, and famed Sand Hill Road.
$15,988,000 - 6Br/8Ba -  for Sale in Atherton
$15,988,000

8 Brittany Mdws Atherton, CA 94027

$15,988,000
6 Beds
7.5 Baths
6,846 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81962415
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
Magnificent estate nestled on 1+ AC prestigious West Atherton. Past the gated motor court awaits a 6-bedroom residence that has been meticulously upgraded and remodeled with top-of-the-line craftsmanship and materials, with nearly 7,400 total sf of space. Multi-level floorplan radiates style and convenience while offering expansive formal rooms, a chef-worthy kitchen, a full bar in the family room, an office, rec room, and wine cellar. Each bedroom is en suite, with the primary suite providing a fireplace and spa-inspired bathroom. The grounds offer a 5-star resort experience, complete with an outdoor kitchen, pool, and more, complemented by a pool house featuring a bathroom and kitchen. Tucked away at the end of a cul-de-sac, this estate provides privacy while being conveniently located near everything the surrounding area has to offer, from downtown Menlo Park and Palo Alto, to Stanford University, Menlo Circus Club, top public and private schools, and 2 international airports.
$24,888,000 - 5Br/7Ba -  for Sale in Atherton
$24,888,000

202 Camino Al Lago Atherton, CA 94027

$24,888,000
5 Beds
7 Baths
8,499 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81960301
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
In the prestigious Menlo Circus Club area, this architectural masterpiece stands as a beacon of luxury, embodying the essence of a modern Italian villa. Every aspect of the property has been meticulously curated w/unparalleled materials from across the globe, including bespoke wall coverings & lighting specifically made for this estate. The home radiates an exceptional level of craftsmanship, featuring an array of exquisite marbles, onyx, and hand-selected mosaics & tiles, all harmoniously paired w/timeless travertines & terra cottas. Designed to accommodate both lavish events & private moments, the main residence extends its luxury to a pool-side cabana complete with a fitness center & spa bath, along with a recreation/media room & classic wine cellar. The stunning grounds feature a fireplace loggia, pool & elevated spa (each w/automated cover) w/mature, fruitless olive trees & fountain wall, fire pit terrace & bocce ball court, plus custom designed fruit, herb & flower kitchen garden w/strawberries, rosemary, bay, Kaffir lime, lemon verbena, mint espaliered fig, scented geranium, mature tangerine, lemon and Bearss lime trees.This home offers proximity to Stanford University, the venture capital hub of Sand Hill Road, Silicon Valleys tech centers & two international airports.
$3,488,000 - 4Br/3Ba -  for Sale in Atherton
$3,488,000

813 El Camino Real Atherton, CA 94027

$3,488,000
4 Beds
2.5 Baths
1,616 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # ML81961107
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
Ultra-modern gated luxury enclave in Atherton! Rebuild from the studs with soundproofing materials by enveloping the home in ultra-thick studio-grade quiet sheetrock, Milgard soundproof windows w/ extra thick glass, & open cell foam insulation into walls, attic, crawl space, & underfloor areas, with an additional smooth finish acrylic stucco layer not only for the modern look but also providing extra massing for enhanced quietness. Beyond the 8 ft tall metal gate & 8 ft high solid wood fence towards the street, the home boasts ample outdoor leisure spaces w/ complete privacy, including a half-basketball court & a lush backyard. The interior features 14 ft vaulted ceilings in the dining/living/kitchen area, & 9 ft ceilings in all 4 spacious bedrooms, including a luxurious primary suite; 2.5 custom baths; a Gourmet Kitchen equipped w/ premium appliances w/ a Wolf range, Sub-Zero 48-in fridge, & Cove dishwasher. High-end finishes, Porcelanosa oversized slabs & Hansgrohe fixtures. All new electrical, plumbing and roof. Finished 2 car garage. In the most expensive zip code in the US w/ Menlo Park schools, this home offers the most meticulous craftsmanship & a blend of tranquility & luxury at only a fraction of the neighborhoods price. Completion date Oct 15. Easy parking in Walnut.

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