$5,918,995 Trulia Estimate
3685 Laguna Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94306 (Barron Park)
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$5,918,995 Trulia Estimate

3685 Laguna Ave Palo Alto, CA 94306

(Barron Park)
  • 4 beds
  • 3.5 baths
  • 3,872 sqft
  • 0.35 acres lot size
  • Single-Family Home
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  • Lowest crime relative to the rest of Santa Clara county.

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  • 68 Elementary Schools

    46 Middle Schools

    24 High Schools

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Property Details for 3685 Laguna Ave


This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from September 04, 2013
This spectacularly distinctive estate offers an understated grandeur that harkens to the calming Mediterranean lifestyle. Enter the 15,222 square foot property and you are at once surrounded by lush gardens, a grand majestic redwood tree and a meandering creek. The home, designed by Richard Elmore, offers a large interior spanning 5,900 approximate square feet of living space, including an expansive basement. It includes many sustainable green features including solar electric power and abundant fruit trees and vegetable gardens. Designed with an eye towards blending the interior with ...the surroundings, this home is ideal for indoor and outdoor entertaining. And, being adjacent to Bol Park in desirable Baron Park, the property is in the heart of a family oriented community with multiple schools within close walking distance.   ... Outstanding Features:Mediterranean country estate ... Approx 5,900 square feet of living space ... Approx 15,222 square feet of grounds ... 3 level home with 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths, 2 half baths andbasement ... 2 car garage with automatic opener ... Large basement bonus room features living area, office andhalf bath and a utility room ... Beautiful landscaping by Kathleen Schaeffer of Santa Cruz ... Built-in audio speakers on the main level ... Many green sustainable features include:Solar panels,Norco dual pane windows by JELD-WEN,Energy efficient radiant heat and hot water heater,Steam Shower in Master Bath,Thermal efficient masonry walls with steel reinforcedstructure, commercial grade, Radon gas evacuation system ... Main Level ... Rich tile flooring throughout the main level of the home ... Formal living room features vaulted ceiling, wood burningfireplace with a gas log starter and wood mantel, directional lighting andfinished with two French doors that lead to the terrace ... Cozy reading nook off the living room with floor to ceilingbook shelves ... Elegant formal dining room offers beautiful overhead crystalchandelier and large picture windows that overlook the front yard ... Butler's pantry boasts granite counter top, cabinetry withglass inlay, skylight, stainless steel sink and Bosch dishwasher ... Gourmet chef’s kitchen extending off the butler's pantryfeaturing granite counter tops, white wash cabinetry, center island with sink,dramatic cathedral open beam ceiling with large windows, skylight and low volttrack lighting, appliances include; Wolf 6-burner gas range with two ovens andgrill, single drawer Fisher and Paykel dishwasher and built-in wood paneledSub-Zero refrigerator ... Kitchen opens to the sitting or breakfast nook that offers aradiant wood burning masonry fireplace with gas log starter and French doorleading to the rear patio ... Mud room off the kitchen has tile counter tops, farmhousesink, custom cabinetry, half bathroom, adoor to the outside and the garage, and staircase leading to the basement ... Back bedroom has French doors that open to the hot tub area in the front yard, with afull bathroom featuring pedestal sink & soaking tub ... The front two bedrooms have picture windows overlooking theyard and share a bathroom. ... Full bathroom features marble vanity and stall shower withglass enclosure ... Upper LevelSpiral staircase leading to the upper level master bedroomsuite ... Master suite boasting vaulted ceiling with recessed lightingand wall to wall carpeting ... French door leading to the balcony that overlooks the lushgreen front yard ... Large master closet with tall mirrors on the doors. ... Luxurious master bathroom features tile flooring, twopedestal sinks with vanity mirrors, soaking tub surrounded in ceramic tile andlarge stall steam shower with glass enclosure ... Basement offers expansive living area, separateoffice with pocket doors, utility room, half bathroom with Carrara marblevanity and additional spiral staircase leading to the main level ...  The GroundsEnclosed yard with tranquil creek adjacent to the property ... Covered porch with brick patio in front yard ... Lush lawn area surrounded by mature trees and floweringplants ... Reading retreat by the creek offers lounge seating craftedof stone ... Hot tub nestled in a park-like setting featuring stone patioand sitting area ... Rear terrace surrounded by stucco walls topped with claytiles ... Patio area includes gold fines framed by stone pavers,raised circular planter bed and vegetable garden ... Decorative stone art and pottery displayed throughout theyards ... Standing seam metal roof for the curved structure above themaster bedroom ... 40-50 year life Slate roof covering the rest of the home ... The property is centrally located to stellar schools - GunnHigh, Juana Briones and Terman Middle ... Great location with easy access to freeways ... This exquisite home truly has it all... It's gorgeous insideand out!
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3685 Laguna Ave Public Records


Official property, sales, and tax information from county (public) records as of 07/2016:
    • Single Family Residential
    • 1 Partial Bathroom
    • Built In 2001
    • Parking: Garage
    • County: Santa Clara
    • 4 Bedrooms
    • 3,872 sqft
    • Stories: 2 story
    • Parking Spaces: 1
    • Tax Rate Code Area: 6-059
    • 3 Bathrooms
    • Lot Size: 0.35 acres
    • Heating
    • 9 Rooms
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Additional Costs For 3685 Laguna Ave


Property Taxes and Assessment of 3685 Laguna Ave


Land
Improvement
Total
$2,899,497
+
$1,605,078
=
$4,504,575
Year Tax Assessment Market
2016 $53,690 $4,504,575  N/A
Source: Public Records

Price History & Trends


Price History for 3685 Laguna Ave


Date Event Price Source Agents
02/19/2014 Sold view detail $4,349,750 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    02/19/2014
  • Contract Date
    02/11/2014
  • Sale Price
    $4,349,750
  • Price Type
    Full amount stated on Document.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $0
  • County Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Grant Deed
08/24/1994 Sold view detail $580,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    08/24/1994
  • Contract Date
    08/15/1994
  • Sale Price
    $580,000
  • Price Type
    Full amount computed from Transfer Tax or Excise Tax.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $1,914
  • County Transfer Tax
    $638
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Grant Deed

Real Estate Trends in this area

Median sale price for all homes in this area $2,501,000 0% below listing price

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