Attractively located near downtown Mountain View, this delightful bungalow fuses classic character with modern comfort and convenience. The distinctive home has been meticulously maintained by the owners and renovated with thoughtful, elegant updates inside and out. Lounge in the lush garden and embrace this home's indoor-outdoor lifestyle. Find tranquility in the main house, which features 2 bedrooms, 1 full bathroom, and approximately 1,074 sq. ft. (per Realist), or take advantage of the flex space in the detached garage/ separate structure, which features approximately 500 additional sq. ft. of permitted space (including a full bathroom and a bonus room) -- perfect for guests, a home office, or a home gym. Enjoy the sublime location just a few blocks from Castro Street, Mountain View's vibrant downtown with a lively and diverse mix of restaurants and shops. Commute to Google, Microsoft, Intuit, and other nearby employers using various quick and convenient options: bike on the Stevens Creek Trail, take CalTrain, VTA Light Rail, or shuttles from the Mountain View Transit Center, or drive on one of several nearby major roads/freeways (Shoreline Blvd., Central Expressway, 85, 237, or 101).
Open concept living/dining/kitchen area with views to the beautiful yard
Lush garden for indoor-outdoor living and entertaining
elegant and thoughtful landscaping designed for privacy & flexibility
established citrus trees with sweet fruit and juice throughout the winter
Detached, finished garage/accessory structure with a full bathroom and bonus room – perfect for guests, a home office, or a home gym
Extensive permitted updates and repairs totaling nearly $450,000 completed between 2016-2018:
heating/air conditioning in main house and back building
foundation repairs and upgrades
opening of living room to allow views of backyard
additional insulation (floor and attic)
updated electrical systems
fun and functional swing doors on back building
Friendly neighbors and a great community vibe
Short stroll to the vibrant scene in downtown Mountain View: take in festivals, parades, and live music on Castro Street; walk to the Sunday Farmer’s Market, CalTrain, grocery stores (Ava’s is awesome), the library, parks, and all the delightful cafes and restaurants – all within a few blocks!
Quick commute to Google, Intuit, Microsoft, and other nearby employers through several convenient options, including the Stevens Creek Trail, CalTrain, and numerous major commute arteries (Shoreline Blvd., Central Expressway, 85, 237, or 101)