980 Covington historic home in Los Altos

980 Covington Historic home

980 Covington historic home

Stunningly Restored Historical home. Originally built over 100 yrs ago, this two-level home pays homage to its legacy yet modernized to today’s living, all on a brand new foundation. Potential significant property tax savings from Mills Act application. A chef’s kitchen include The Galley 5-feet sink/workstation, Thermador appliances, a custom hood, expansive island w Italian Calcatta Porcelain slab countertop, bar seating, and flush-inset cabinetry. Downstair master suite w/ W/D, separate living rm, family rm, formal dining rm, and office. Upstairs, 3 bdrms (incl potential 2nd master ste), 2 baths, W/D, and bonus space. Outdoor patio deck w/ wraparound porch overlooking side yard. Addt’l backyard, and sideyard (potential bocce ball, garden beds, dog run, or secondary parking RV, boat, etc). Historic Water Tower building incl 2-car garage, fitness rm, & potential upstair bonus space(144sf). Garage features circular driveway for easy in/out access. Highly coveted Los Altos schools.


Full Baths:3
Half Baths:2
Bedrooms:Ground Floor Bedroom, Master Bedroom on Ground Floor, Master Suite / Retreat
Kitchen:Countertop – Stone, Dishwasher, Exhaust Fan, Freezer, Garbage Disposal, Hood Over Range, Island, Island with Sink, Microwave, Oven – Double, Oven Range – Gas, Pantry, Refrigerator
Family Room:Separate Family Room
Bathroom:Double Sinks, Full on Ground Floor, Master – Stall Shower(s), Shower and Tub, Shower over Tub – 1, Skylight , Stall Shower – 2+, Tub in Master Bedroom, Updated Bath
Laundry:Tub / Sink, Washer / Dryer
Flooring:Hardwood, Stone
Heating:Central Forced Air – Gas
Utilities :Individual Electric Meters, Individual Gas Meters, Public Utilities
Cooling:Central AC
Minimum Number Of Bedrooms:4
Maximum Number Of Bedrooms:4
Security Features:Fire System – Sprinkler
Sewer Septic:Sewer – Public, Sewer Connected
Special Features:None
Additional Rooms:Bonus / Hobby Room, Den / Study / Office, Formal Entry, Great Room, Laundry Room, Office Area, Separate Living Unit
Dining Room:Formal Dining Room


Fencing:Fenced, Wood
Water:Individual Water Meter, Public
Horse Property:No
Foundation:Concrete Perimeter and Slab, Post and Pier
Garage Parking Features:Detached Garage, Gate / Door Opener
Garage Spaces:2
Garage Min:2
Garage Max:2
Lot Description:Grade – Level
Lot Size Area Minimum Units:Square Feet
Lot Size Area Maximum Units:Square Feet
Lot Size Source:Assessor
Minimum Lot Size:11,298.00
Maximum Lot Size:11,298.00
No Of Stories:2
Yard/Grounds:Back Yard, Balcony / Patio, Courtyard, Deck , Drought Tolerant Plants, Fenced, Sprinklers – Auto, Sprinklers – Lawn


Living Area:3,287 sqft


List Price:$4,195,000
Year Built:1904
Year Built Source:Assessor
Communications:Cable TV
Construction Type:Concrete , Wood , Wood Frame
Construction Status:New Construction
Acceptable Financing Terms:Cash or Conventional Loan
HOA Exists?:No
City Limits?:Yes
Property Condition:Built / Remodeled Green
Property Faces:North
City Transfer Tax?:No
Second Res Apx Sq Ft:144
Structure Sq Ft:3,287
Structure Sq Ft Source:Other
Style:Farm House,Ranch,Traditional
Cross Street:Miramonte Ave
Amenities Misc.:Vaulted Ceiling
Energy Features:Double Pane Windows, Energy Star Lighting, Tankless Water Heater, Thermostat Controller, Walls Insulated
Mls City Name:LOS ALTOS
Building Type:Detached

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