Top 10 Silicon Valley Home Sales To Date In 2016

 

Accompany me on a tour of the awe inspiring properties sold at the highest prices from January until now:

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85 Greenoaks Drive, Atherton | $11,933,000

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An ample three-level home on almost an acre of abundant greenery starts our countdown. With plenty of space to accommodate family and friends, the recreation area with full bar, the wine cellar, and the pool and spa are ideal for entertaining.

Beds: 6 • Baths: 7 • Building Size: 8,419 SqFt • Lot Size: 39,506 SqFt • Acres: 0.91 • Age/Year Built: 0/2015

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123 Austin Avenue, Atherton | $13,000,000

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On a sweeping lot sits this stunning traditional Hamptons style home, overlooking luscious gardens and an inviting saltwater swimming pool.

Beds: 5 • Baths: 6 • Building Size: 6,243 SqFt • Lot Size: 43,566 SqFt • Acres: 1 • Age/Year Built: 3/2013

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255 Mountain Wood Lane, Woodside | $13,750,000

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Open spaces and glass walls fill with natural light every corner of this majestic home. A determined modern style and architecturally captivating ceilings give it a very unique character.

Beds: 4 • Baths: 6 • Building Size: 5,978 SqFt • Lot Size: 171,234 SqFt • Acres: 3.93 • Age/Year Built: 61/1955

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330 Mountain Home Road, Woodside | $14,500,000

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Arriving at this European style farmhouse feels like landing in Europe. This transporting facade welcomes you to an exquisite interior finished with fine materials such as French limestone and mahogany.

Beds: 4 • Baths: 5 •Building Size: 4,871 SqFt • Lot Size: 148,452 SqFt • Acres: 3.41 • Age/Year Built: 5/2011

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1 Tallwood Court, Atherton | $14,700,000

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Built only last year, this contemporary abode astounds with thoughtful architecture and interior design. Strategically using glass, the surrounding forest becomes one with the house, and makes transitioning from indoor to outdoor leaving a seamless experience.

Beds: 5 • Baths: 8 •Building Size: 11,985 SqFt • Lot Size: 43,647 SqFt • Acres: 1 • Age/Year Built: 0/2015

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201 Mountain Wood Lane, Woodside | $14,998,000

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This expansive 8.39 acres land offers the lucky buyers a chance to build their dream home, or adopting the already approved plans to construct a magnificent equestrian estate.

Beds: 4 • Baths: 9 • Building Size: 16,800 SqFt • Lot Size: 365,468 SqFt • Acres: 8.39 • Age/Year Built: 0/2015

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95 Atherton Avenue, Atherton | $15,200,000

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Faithful to its classical style, this architectural beauty is not lacking of any modern comfort. The striking Georgian Colonial living spaces open up to delightful grounds with a lily pond, rose garden, saltwater pool, and spa.

Beds: 5 • Baths: 8 • Building Size: 9,983 SqFt • Lot Size: 93,200 SqFt • Acres: 2.19 • Age/Year Built: 21/1994

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1 Faxon Road, Atherton | $16,500,000

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With an elegant European style, this home stands out in the desired Menlo Circus Club, and gets third place on this list. The many comforts of this home makes you think twice about going out: solar-heated pool, golf practice hole, outdoor kitchen, 5,000-bottle wine cellar, and two executive offices.

Beds: 5 • Baths: 7 • Building Size: 12,840 SqFt • Lot Size: 75,359 SqFt • Acres: 1.71 • Age/Year Built: 12/2003

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27040 Old Trace Ln, Los Altos Hills | $16,500,000

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Occupying the second place is this Jaw-dropping 3+ acres estate. The amenities in this home resemble those of a country club: tennis court, indoor basketball court, climbing wall, indoor fitness pool, wine cellar, library, outdoor heated pool with elevated spa; all surrounded by charming gardens and greenery. Appropriately equipped for a mansion situated in the heart of Silicon Valley, the most up-to-date technology has been incorporated in its design to allow managing sound, lighting, video, temperature, internet, & security.

Beds: 8 • Baths: 10 • Building Size: 14,855 SqFt • Lot Size: 144,555 SqFt • Acres: 3.32 • Age/Year Built: 26/1990

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190 Almendral, Atherton | $19,750,000

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At an impressive $19,750,000, this breathtaking estate is the top this year in Silicon Valley, so far. The imposing facade of this 1-year old mansion is an inviting hint of its sublime interior and entertaining spaces. A media room, a sport bar, large terraces, 2 outdoor fireplaces, a fire pit, an outdoor kitchen, and a pool and spa are some of the amenities that make this 3-level home a winner!

Beds: 6 • Baths: 9 • Building Size: 13,350 SqFt • Lot Size: 43,538 SqFt • Acres: 1.00 • Age/Year Built: 1/2015