158 Seminary Drive, Menlo Park

Picturesque Mediterranean-Style Home in coveted Vintage Oaks

Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 3.5
Living: 3,587 sq ft
Lot: 11,771 sq ft
$4,989,000

Listed exclusively by David Weil, 650-823-3855

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This extraordinary Mediterranean-inspired Menlo Park home is a rare offering in the sought-after Vintage Oaks neighborhood. Perched on a pristine lot  framed by mature Maple trees, an English rose garden welcomes you and the elegance in every detail is evident as you walk through the homes front door and notice the attractive custom features such as walnut hardwood flooring, crown molding, luxury window dressings, hand laid stonework, and linen wallpaper that draws you into the light-filled open living spaces. This two-story home combines timeless style with modern luxury. The state-of-the-art chef’s kitchen includes top-of-the-line appliances from Sub-Zero and Wolf, a large breakfast bar, eat-in casual dining area, and custom Dura Supreme Cabinetry, which flows seamlessly into the vast family room outfitted with custom built-ins, a marble stonework gas fireplace, and doors leading to the pergola-covered patio providing effortless outdoor entertaining.  The backyard offers a serene balance to the daily grind with meticulously manicured gardens and paver stone paths. Five expansive bedrooms include the primary suite with an en-suite spa-like bathroom and a downstairs bedroom that easily converts into office space to work from home in style. This turnkey home blends 21st century conveniences and impeccably designed features with classic luxury.

Silicon Valley’s Small-Town Appeal

Menlo Park offers a similar abundance of green space with over a dozen community parks, as well as numerous biking and jogging trails. Despite being minutes from some of the biggest campuses in the region, like Facebook and Stanford University, Menlo Park provides a balance between the hectic day-to-day and the warm and inviting appeal of neighborhood life. Close proximity to downtown Menlo Park, with gourmet markets, restaurants, shopping, coffee shops and more.  Nearby Palo Alto and San Jose, with access to the commuter corridors of Interstate-280 and 101, this location puts entertainment, employment, and dining options at your fingertips. This home is an opportunity to live in an admired tech community with cosmopolitan appeal and small-town charm, with the ease of access to rest of Silicon Valley, San Francisco and the greater Bay Area.

Detailed Property Features

  • Two-story Mediterranean-style
  • 27-acre lot
  • 3,587 square feet, with 5 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms
  • Large, detached, 2 car garage with attic storage
  • Driveway provides ample additional parking
  • Top-ranking Menlo Park public schools and private schools
  • Walnut hardwood flooring and crown molding throughout
  • Open chef’s kitchen includes Volcanic Slate – brandy crag countertops with a mosaic tile backsplash, large breakfast bar with seating, Water Stone Gantry custom faucet, custom cabinetry by Dura Supreme, oversized pantry, eat-in casual dining area and high-end appliances from, Sub-Zero, Bosch and a Wolf gas range with 8 burners, griddle, double oven, and custom hood
  • Grand living room includes, a gas starter fireplace with custom stonework surround
  • Elegant, formal dining room
  • The family room opens from the kitchen and is centered by a gas fired, fireplace and custom entertainment center with surround sound and easy access to the backyard patio and entertaining area
  • Expansive primary suite with large walk-in closet, French doors leading to a Juliet balcony, and a spa-like en suite primary bathroom with dual vanities, a jacuzzi soaking tub, and a walk-in Grohe rain shower
  • Four additional bedrooms, including one on the first floor with French doors that open to the backyard
  • Additional full bathroom downstairs with Grohe fixtures and travertine countertops
  • Guest powder room includes Pedestal sink and designer wallpaper
  • Convenient downstairs laundry room with front-loading LG washer and dryer
  • Sonos, integrated sound system extends throughout the home, including the backyard patio
  • Private backyard features stone paver patio, custom pergola, plus an outdoor kitchen with a built-in GE Monogram grill, limestone counterspace, and a built-in GE Monogram refrigerator and storage
  • Backyard also includes, glass pebble, propane firepit and raised planter boxes
  • Front garden is landscaped with mature Maple trees, a Heritage Oak and mature rose garden
  • 2 Ring Security Cameras
  • Flo by Moen whole house protection water shutoff system
  • Moments from downtown Menlo Park and centrally located within Silicon Valley – offering access to Palo Alto and San Jose
    • This Bay Area neighborhood will put technology, art, cuisine, and culture at your fingertips
    • Minutes from Stanford University and Facebook
    • Easy access to Interstate-280, and Hwy 101 and Cal Train, as well as San Jose International, San Francisco International, and Oakland International airports
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