3oo W. Main Street, Los Gatos
Listed for $2,698,000
4 bedroom • 2.5 bathrooms • 2,880 sq. ft. living space • 5,559 sq. ft. lot
DOWNTOWN LOS GATOS ELEGANT COLONIAL HOME
Enjoy the Los Gatos lifestyle in one of the most desirable downtown locations. This grand, Colonial-inspired home with its driveway on Tait Ave, is just a few steps to local shopping, restaurants, theater and other amenities. Stately, updated and meticulously-cared-for, the home offers a blend of formal and informal living areas with an open concept kitchen/casual dining and family space, gleaming oak hardwood floors, two gas log fireplaces, a chef’s kitchen with excellent appliances, and four bedrooms including a spacious Master suite. Framed by manicured English Boxwoods, the magnificent exterior boasts old-world-inspired architecture, including a striking formal front entry portico. The timeless charm extends to the intimate rear courtyard with a high privacy fence, classic column pergola, and space to enjoy summer BBQ’s and gatherings. Other highlights include a single-car garage, carport, additional parking space, top Los Gatos schools and more!
Rebuilt by Dave Flick and designed by Chris Spaulding in 1996, the rich Colonial-inspired architecture is showcased by the home’s symmetrical stucco façade, central brick-paved portico with round columns, detailed millwork on the entry door adorned with a pediment and sidelights, traditional lantern wall sconces, Kolbe & Kolbe grid windows, copper-sweep bay window awnings, decorative window shutters and spindle railing accents.
Highlights of the interior include classic bathrooms, gleaming main level oak hardwood floors, recessed lighting, detailed crown molding accents, an alarm system, and custom plantation shutters.
Formal living and dining rooms showcase the beautiful bay windows. The living room features a gas log fireplace with a marble hearth and custom wood mantle. An elegant chandelier and decorative ceiling finish adorn the dining room.
Well-appointed chef’s kitchen boasts a walk-in pantry, granite counters and backsplash, white raised-panel cabinets with ceiling-height uppers, undermount lighting, and elegant brass fixtures. A central island offers additional prep space and storage. Excellent appliances include a Viking Pro 4-burner gas cooktop and griddle, KitchenAid wall oven and microwave, GE profile refrigerator/freezer with cabinet panels, a Miele dishwasher and an instant hot water.
Adjacent casual dining space with an old-world-inspired brass chandelier features inward opening French doors and sliding screen doors connecting to the beautiful rear courtyard and patio.
The warm and inviting family room is accented by a decorative tray ceiling that is centered around a marble-surround gas-log fireplace is beautifully crafted custom-built shelves, media cabinet, bench seating and additional storage.
Powder room is conveniently located off the main entry foyer.
Grand staircase with an oak handrail and ornamental brass carpet rods lead to four upstairs bedrooms, bathrooms and a laundry room. Upper level stairwell is crowned by a brass chandelier and a large skylight to brighten the landing.
Spacious Master suite with mountain views, seating space, wall-to-wall carpet includes a luxurious well maintained Crema Marfil marble en suite featuring a glass-enclosed shower, jetted tub, double sink storage vanity and a large walk-in closet with custom organizers.
Three additional bright and airy upstairs bedrooms feature wall-to-wall carpets and spacious built-in closets with organizers.
Beautifully appointed upstairs hall bathroom features a double sink storage vanity, glass-enclosed tub/shower combo and elegant wall and floor tile detail.
Convenient upstairs laundry offers storage cabinets, clothes drying space, a utility sink and includes Maytag washer/dryer.
Intimate rear courtyard, designed and built by California Horticulture Landscape, harmonizes with the home’s design style, and boasts a brick-paved patio, pergola with columns, decorative wall fountain and a tall stucco privacy fence lined with manicured boxwoods. The patio offers inviting space for summer BBQs, relaxing and entertaining. A built-in side-yard closet provides convenient storage for seasonal items.
Single car garage with automatic door, epoxy flooring and built-in cabinets, and a custom-crafted covered carport with a gated privacy fence. A covered breezeway provides sheltered access between the garage, carport and house.
Convenient to Hwy 9 and 17 access to Silicon Valley tech companies and major employers.
Award-winning Los Gatos Schools: Daves Avenue Elementary, R.J. Fisher Middle School and Los Gatos High School (to be verified by buyer).