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96 Ridge View Drive

Atherton, CA 94027

$21,000,000

  • Sold
  • 6 Beds
  • 7 Baths
  • 13,849 SqFt
  • MLS# ML81736760

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This engineering & architectural modern masterpiece is a one-of-a-kind residence made from the highest level of architectural formed concrete, glass & steel. Designed by Stanley Saitowitz of Natoma Architects, this home comprises two "L" shaped forms that balance on top of one another, creating courtyards & overhangs that define the indoor and outdoor spaces with bridges and two floating cantilevers each spanning 23 feet. The walls facing the street are primarily solid for privacy, while the sides away from the street are made of glass offering maximum enjoyment of the Bay views to the San Francisco skyline. 6 bedrooms, 4 full & 3 half baths, radiant-heated hardwood floors, Arclinea Italian cabinetry, home theatre, rec room, guest house & pool house each w/full kitchen & bath, Control 4 whole-home automation, solar panels for electricity, detached 4-car garage w/4 electric charging stations, pool/spa, fire pit, Bocce court. Las Lomitas schools. Lot ~1.63 acres. Staged by Meridith Baer

Location

Cross Street:

Fletcher

City:

Atherton

County:

San Mateo

Schools

District:

Las Lomitas Elementary

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About Atherton

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At-a-Glance

Once a flag stop for the Southern Pacific Railroad between San Francisco and San Jose, Atherton takes its name from Massachusetts trader Faxton Dean Atherton. Drawn to the area at the urging of a colleague who had written to him about the many opportunities here, Atherton purchased over 600 acres in 1860. Several years later, he built Valparaiso Park which was named for his Chilean bride, Dominiga de Goñi in Valparaíso.

In a Word

Prestigious

Living Here

Unlike many of the Bay Area’s communities, Atherton’s population has remained stable over the past two decades — a trend that is expected to continue.

The traditionally residential flavor of Atherton is strictly protected by a land-use plan that prohibits commercial or industrial development. In fact, city planners and residents alike are attuned to the same overall mission: to preserve the advantages of a small atmosphere while in close proximity to all the cultural, recreational and economic opportunities afforded by the San Francisco Bay Area.

In 2014, Forbes Magazine ranked Atherton’s ZIP code as the most expensive in the nation.

Good-to-Know

Thanks to its abundance of native live and white oaks — as well as the bays, redwoods, cedars, pines, and other ornamental trees that cover its six square miles — Atherton was once known as Fair Oaks.

Why Atherton?

Located just north of renowned Stanford University, Atherton is home to a cosmopolitan population dominated by professionals and prominent figures in government, education, industry, sports, and the arts. 

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Listing Agent:

Mary & Brent Gullixson

Listing Brokerage:

Compass

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