Sold - Over Asking
10868 Mora Drive, Los Altos Hills
  • Outstanding Opportunity on More than 3/4 Acre

    Listing Agent: Kathy Bridgman
    Bed3Bath3SQ FT2,985Lot Size0.77 acresOffered At$ 2,995,000Sold for$ 3,500,000

    Summary of the home

    Classic and traditional, this home has been lovingly owned by the same family for 45 years. Elegant design unfolds throughout with hardwood floors, true divided light windows, and 4 rooms enjoying the ambiance of a fireplace. The chef’s kitchen is bright and light with a towering skylight and includes an inviting breakfast room with views out to the East Bay hills. There are 4 bedrooms (including one currently configured as a den) and 3 baths, including 2 suites – one comprising the upper level of the home. Outside, the country setting of more than three-quarters of an acre invites endless hours of enjoyment on the spacious terrace amid an array of heritage trees.

    DetailS of the home

    • Classic traditional appeal lovingly owned by the same family for 45 years
    • Spacious lot of 0.77 acres (not verified by APR)
    • 4 bedrooms (including one currently configured as a den and 2 suites) plus 3 baths
    • Approximately 2,985 square feet (not verified by APR)
    • Gated circular driveway of paver stones bordered by flowering gardens
    • Front door with vintage “speakeasy” window opens to a traditional foyer where hardwood floors and crown moldings are introduced
    • Elegant and spacious formal living room has a fireplace outlined in Carrara marble and a traditional mantel; corner windows on two sides fill the room with natural light; two sets of true divided light pocket doors open to the family room and the dining room
    • Formal dining room with chandelier and treetop views out to the East Bay hills
    • Central family room, with half-wall just off the foyer, opens to the rear grounds through a French door; concealed wet bar plus two-way fireplace, shared with the master bedroom and flanked by cabinetry and bookshelves
    • Chef’s kitchen is bright and light with a huge skylight in the cathedral ceiling plus front windows and windows in the breakfast area overlooking the rear grounds; white cabinetry is topped in Corian and includes an island with counter seating
    • Appliances include a Thermador gas cooktop, two Thermador ovens and warming drawer, Broan compactor, KitchenAid dishwasher, and Sub-Zero refrigerator
    • Privately located upstairs bedroom suite has carpet, wall of cabinetry with integrated desk, walk-in closet, and en suite bath with tub and overhead shower
    • Master bedroom suite has carpet, two-way fireplace shared with the family room, plus a closet with mirrored sliding doors and secondary closet; sky-lit en suite bath is tiled with dual-sink vanity, whirlpool tub, shower, and bidet plus marble tile floors
    • Fully paneled bedroom with library shelves, closet, and fireplace outlined in stone
    • Bedroom with walk-in closet and carpet
    • Hallway bathroom with tiled wainscot and angular tub with overhead shower
    • Large laundry room has significant cabinetry, sink, ironing center, and Maytag washer and dryer
    • Attached 2-car garage with storage cabinets
    • Country setting has a seasonal creek, pond with waterfall, large terrace with arbor-covered seating area, plus numerous oaks and evergreens
    • Other features include: air conditioning; storage shed; fenced dog run
    • Top-rated Los Altos schools: Loyola Elementary; Blach Junior;
    and Mountain View High (buyer to confirm)

    Los Altos Hills Community Information

    Los Altos Hills is a residential community with no commercial or industrial zones, instead sharing town amenities and zip codes with nearby Los Altos. With its hilly terrain and commanding views, Los Altos Hills provides unspoiled preserves, rolling hills, picturesque valleys, and a mild climate. The town residents enjoy an extensive pathway system comprising 65 miles of beautiful trails and off-road paths connecting most of the community like a grand sidewalk. Many famous residents reside among its tree-lined streets and small village atmosphere. Neighboring downtown Los Altos offers interesting and provocative shops, as well as fine dining and cultural activities, all combining to make Los Altos Hills a premiere residential hot spot.