471 Alger DR, PALO ALTO, CA 94306

Neighborhood: Midtown

  • $2,988,000

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  • 3

    Bedrooms
  • 1

    Bathrooms
  • 1120

    Approx. Sq. Ft.
  • 0.1361

    Approx. Lot Size
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  • Listing Class: Residential
  • Property Type: Single Family Home
  • Price Per Sq.Ft.: $2667.86
  • Year Built: 1951
  • Stories: 1
  • # of Garage: 2

CONVENIENCE + TRANQUILITY

UPDATED HOME IN DESIRABLE SOUTH MIDTOWN NEIGHBORHOOD

This updated single-story house blends easy access to Mitchell Park Community Center, schools, top tech companies within a serene, tranquil setting. The inviting center courtyard welcomes you to this sun-filled home. Bright, airy living room features ceiling-to-floor glass panels, wood burning fireplace, luxury vinyl flooring throughout and patio door that flows to a relaxing backyard. The efficient galley kitchen is equipped with stainless steel appliances. Three spacious bedrooms have dual-pane windows that fill the space with natural light. The hallway bathroom is tastefully-appointed. Detached two-car garage has finished walls, washer and dryer, storage closet and automatic door opener. The neighborhood offers a peaceful, friendly setting near Mitchell Park and the Palo Alto Midtown retail district. Shopping centers and major employers like Facebook, Google, Amazon, etc. are just moments away, while prized nearby schools include Fairmeadow Elementary, JL Stanford Middle, and Henry M. Gunn High (buyer to verify attendance).

RESIDENCE

  • Located near major Silicon Valley attractions, this single-story house offers tech access combined with nearby convenience in a tranquil setting.
  • The inviting center courtyard welcomes you to this sun-filled home. 
  • Bright, airy living room features floor-to-ceiling glass panels, wood burning fireplace, luxury vinyl flooring throughout and patio door that flows to a relaxing backyard.
  • The efficient galley kitchen is equipped with stainless steel appliances.
  • Three spacious bedrooms have dual-pane windows that fill the space with natural light.
  • The hallway bathroom is tastefully-appointed.
  • Detached two-car garage has finished walls, washer and dryer, storage closet and automatic door opener.

 

FEATURES

  • Central heating system
  • Center courtyard, backyard and side yard
  • Bright, airy layout
  • Walls of floor-to-ceiling glass panels
  • Luxury vinyl floors
  • Detached two-car garage with laundry, storage and automatic door opener

 

COMMUNITY

  • The neighborhood offers a peaceful and tranquil setting with a pedestrian-friendly tree-lined street.
  • Within walking distance is Mitchell Park and its state-of-the-art library, and award-winning Magical Bridge Playground.
  • The nearby YMCA offers fitness and recreational facilities.
  • Moments away are popular local favorites in the Palo Alto Midtown retail district.
  • Shoreline Amphitheater and the downtown areas of Palo Alto, Mountain View, and Los Altos are all nearby.
  • Easily reach Caltrain, bus services, tech shuttles, and Highway 101.
  • Commuters have prime access to Stanford University, Google, Facebook, Amazon, Linkedin, Intuit, Microsoft, and more.
  • Top-ranking schools nearby include Fairmeadow Elementary, JL Stanford Middle, and Henry M. Gunn High (buyer to verify attendance).

General Features

  • Listing ClassResidential
  • FoundationConcrete Slab
  • Age71
  • Horse PropertyNo
  • Property TypeSingle Family Home
  • Parcel132-11-035
  • Year Built1951
  • Construction TypeWood Frame
  • ZoningR1
  • # of Stories1

Interior Features

  • Fireplace1
  • FlooringVinyl / Linoleum
  • Dining Room FeaturesDining Area in Living Room
  • Kitchen FeaturesExhaust Fan,Oven Range - Gas,Refrigerator
  • Fireplace DescriptionLiving Room
  • LaundryIn Garage,Washer / Dryer
  • Family Room FeaturesNo Family Room
  • Bathroom FeaturesShower over Tub - 1

Exterior Features

  • Yard/GroundsCourtyard,Fenced
  • FencingFenced,Wood

Utilities & Energy

  • UtilitiesPublic Utilities
  • Sewer/SepticSewer - Public
  • CoolingWindow / Wall Unit
  • WaterPublic
  • HeatingElectric

Parking

  • Garage Spaces2
  • Parking FeaturesDetached Garage

Elementary School

Walter Hays Elementary School

  • 1525 Middlefield RD, Palo Alto, CA 94301
  • District: Palo Alto Unified School District
  • API Score*: 934
  • Grades: K-5
School Website

Palo Verde Elementary School

  • 3450 Louis RD, Palo Alto, CA 94303
  • District: Palo Alto Unified School District
  • Grades: K-5
School Website

Ohlone Elementary School

  • 950 Amarillo AVE, Palo Alto, CA 94303
  • District: Palo Alto Unified School District
  • API Score*: 946
  • Grades: K-5
School Website

Lucille Packard Children’s Hospital Elementary School

  • 725 Welch RD, Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • District: Palo Alto Unified School District
  • Grades: K-5
School Website

Juana Briones Elementary School

  • 4100 Orme ST, Palo Alto, CA 94306
  • District: Palo Alto Unified School District
  • API Score*: 941
  • Grades: K-5
School Website

Herbert Hoover Elementary School

  • 445 E. Charleston RD, Palo Alto, CA 94306
  • District: Palo Alto Unified School District
  • API Score*: Herbert Hoover
  • Grades: K-5
School Website

Greendell Elementary School

  • 4120 Middlefield Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94303
  • District: Palo Alto Unified School District
  • Grades: K-5
School Website

Fairmeadow Elementary School

  • 500 E. Meadow Dr, Palo Alto, CA 94306
  • District: Palo Alto Unified School District
  • Grades: K-5
School Website

El Carmelo Elementary School

  • 3024 Bryant St, Palo Alto, CA 94306
  • District: Palo Alto Unified School District
  • API Score*: 944
  • Grades: K-5
School Website

Duveneck Elementary School

  • 705 Alester Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94303
  • District: Palo Alto Unified School District
  • API Score*: 956
  • Grades: K-5
School Website

Barron Park Elementary School

  • 800 Barron Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94306
  • District: Palo Alto Unified School District
  • API Score*: 870
  • Grades: K-5
School Website

Addison Elementary School

  • 650 Addison Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301
  • District: Palo Alto Unified School District
  • API Score*: 948
  • Grades: K-5
School Website

Lucille M. Nixon Elementary School

  • 1711 Stanford Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94305
  • District: Palo Alto Unified School District
  • API Score*: 955
  • Grades: K-5
School Website

Middle School

Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle School

  • 480 E. Meadow DR, Palo Alto, CA 94306
  • District: Palo Alto Unified School District
  • API Score*: 942
  • Grades: 6-8
School Website

Frank S. Greene Jr. Middle School

  • 750 N. California AVE, Palo Alto, CA 94303
  • District: Palo Alto Unified School District
  • API Score*: 934
  • Grades: 6-8
School Website

Ellen Fletcher Middle School

  • 655 Arastradero Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94306
  • District: Palo Alto Unified School District
  • API Score*: 968
  • Grades: 6-8
School Website

High School

Palo Alto High School

  • 50 Embarcadero RD, Palo Alto, CA 94301
  • District: Palo Alto Unified School District
  • API Score*: 905
  • Grades: 9-12
School Website

Henry M. Gunn High School

  • 780 Arastradero Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94306
  • District: Palo Alto Unified School District
  • API Score*: 917
  • Grades: 9-12
School Website

Pre-school

Bing Nursery School

  • 850 Escondido Road, Palo Alto, CA 94305
  • Grades: PK
School Website

Palo Alto Montessori School

  • 575 Arastradero Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94306
  • Grades: Pre-school
School Website

Private School

Cornerstone Chinese Immersion School

  • 4175 Manuela Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94306
  • Grades: K-1
School Website

Hope Technology School

  • 2525 East Bayshore Road, Palo Alto, CA 94303
School Website

Keys School

  • 2890 MIDDLEFIELD ROAD, Palo Alto, CA 94306
  • Grades: K-8
School Website

International School of the Peninsula

  • 151 Laura Lane, Palo Alto, CA 94303
  • Grades: Nursery-8
School Website

Emerson School

  • 2800 W Bayshore Road, Palo Alto, CA 94303
  • Grades: K-8
School Website

Challenger School

  • 3880 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto, CA 94303
  • Grades: Preschool-8
School Website

Bowman International School

  • 4000 Terman Drive, Palo Alto, CA 94306
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Living Wisdom School

  • 456 College Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94306
  • Grades: K-8
School Website

Castilleja School

  • 1310 Bryant St, Palo Alto, CA 94301
  • Grades: 6-12 girls only
School Website

College

Foothill College (Middlefield Campus)

  • 4000 Middlefield Road, Building I, First Floor (Administration & Registration), Palo Alto, CA 94303
School Website

Other/Alternative/Special Needs

The Hospital School

  • 725 Welch Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304
School Website

Parochial

Kehillah Jewish High School

  • 3900 Fabian Way, Palo Alto, CA 94303
School Website

Gideon Hausner Jewish Day School

  • 450 San Antonio Road, Palo Alto, CA 94306
  • Grades: K-8
School Website

Stratford School

  • 870 N. California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94303
  • Grades: Preschool-5
School Website

St. Elizabeth Seton School

  • 1095 Channing Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301
  • Grades: K-8
School Website

Adult School

Palo Alto Adult School

  • 25 Churchill Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94031
School Website

* As of 2019 is the last year of API Score rating)

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