1122 Greenwood Avenue, Palo Alto

Modern Craftsman in Palo Alto’s Community Center Neighborhood

Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 4.5
Living: 4,229 sq ft
Lot: 7,750 sq ft

Listed exclusively by Nick Granoski, 650-269-8556

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Luxury meets location with this well-designed property in North Palo Alto’s favorite Community Center neighborhood. Meticulously maintained, this 4,229-square-foot tri-level home is full of mindful stylish quality, thoughtful design, and elegant features throughout. With charming curb appeal and beautiful, mature grounds, this home offers modern living in an established neighborhood, just minutes from downtown Palo Alto and easily connected to the greater San Francisco Bay Area.

Expansive, Beautifully Designed Luxury Home

This rare property beckons the most discerning buyers, combining exceptional design and sophistication with highly functional and comfortable spaces for daily family living and entertainment. From the moment you enter, you’ll fall in love with the home’s quality touches, including beautiful white oak plank flooring, dramatic ceilings, wood trim and treatments, and high-end fixtures throughout.

The home’s centerpiece is a large gourmet kitchen with island, custom cabinets and counters, and stainless steel appliances. The light-filled kitchen connects to a great family room with expansive floor-to-ceiling moveable glass doors that open to the back patio, creating seamless indoor and outdoor space to enjoy the area’s year-round mild climate. The main floor also includes a formal living room with fireplace, dining room, guest powder room, and mud room. The lower level includes a large media family room, mini-kitchen, one bedroom with bathroom, office and a sizable laundry room with sink. The upper level has four large bedrooms, including the spacious primary suite. Outside, the beautifully landscaped backyard features a trellised patio, outdoor fireplace, and barbecue area—perfect for relaxing with the family or entertaining guests. A detached garage sits at the back of the property, conveniently accessible via quiet alley street. Situated on a 7,750-square-foot lot surrounded by mature trees and landscaping, this property gives you space and privacy in a highly-sought location.

Essence of Community and Convenience

This home is located in the heart of Palo Alto’s most community-rich settings. Aptly named Community Center, the neighborhood is anchored by 19-acre Rinconada Park, where residents stroll, convene, and play outdoors year-round. Other nearby facilities include Rinconada Library, Palo Alto Art Center, Lucie Stern Community Center, Palo Alto’s Children’s Theater, the Junior Museum and Zoo, and more. Characterized by tree-lined streets, charming and luxurious homes, and close proximity to all of Palo Alto, this neighborhood is ideal for those seeking a tight community feel with nearly every amenity, including shopping, dining, and schools, a short distance away. This prime location offers easy access to the greater San Francisco Bay Area, with ample commute corridors and public transportation to major business centers, including Silicon Valley and San Jose.

Detailed Property Features

  • Desirable Community Center neighborhood in Palo Alto
  • Large, bright gourmet kitchen with island, custom cabinets, stylish countertops, and high-end appliances
  • Adjacent great family room with expansive floor-to-ceiling moveable glass doors opening to back patio
  • White oak plank flooring throughout
  • Formal living room with fireplace, dining room, and guest powder room on main floor
  • Lower-level with large media room, mini-kitchen, bedroom and bathroom, and office
  • Downstairs laundry room with sink and storage; top floor laundry chute
  • Four upstairs bedrooms, including spacious primary suite
  • Beautiful wood stairs with iron railing
  • Temperature control with programmable Nest thermostat
  • High-technology audio/visual wiring and components
  • Charming front yard bordered by hedges, with welcoming walkway and porch
  • Private backyard with mature trees, landscaping, flowers, and lawn
    • Patio with fireplace off main living area
    • Built-in barbecue area
  • Detached garage with convenient alley connecting Hutchinson Avenue and Harriet Street
  • Short distance to downtown Palo Alto
    • Cafes, coffee shops, restaurants, bars, markets, parks, and more
  • Exceptional schools, including Duveneck Elementary, Frank S. Greene Jr. Middle, and Palo Alto High (Buyer to confirm availability.)
  • Close to Stanford University and Stanford Shopping Center
  • Convenient access to Peninsula and greater San Francisco Bay area
    • Near Highway 101 and Interstate 280
    • Midway between San Francisco and San Jose airports
    • Close proximity to Caltrain stations
    • Near Silicon Valley’s major technology companies
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