511 Washington Avenue Palo Alto, CA 94301
Listing Courtesy of: MLSlistings Inc. / Coldwell Banker Realty / Hanna Shacham

  511 Washington Avenue Palo Alto, CA 94301

Active (93 Days)


This charming two-story Cape Cod-style home sits on a quiet cul-de-sac on one of the best blocks in Old Palo Alto. This is a rare opportunity to own an approximately 13,000 sq ft lot that offers perfect dimensions for a new build. Flooded with natural light, this home includes a spacious living room with fireplace, a formal dining room with access to the rear yard, a kitchen that opens to an inviting family room, and an office or 5th bedroom on the first floor. The second floor includes a primary bedroom with a large walk-in closet and balcony and 3 additional bedrooms with dormer windows. A second family room offers balcony access. The large backyard has two patios and a putting green for golfers. The property also includes a one-bedroom, one-bathroom ADU and a 4-car garage. Neighborhood schools include Walter Hays Elementary, Greene Middle, and Palo Alto High.

MLS #:
Lot Size
0.3 acres
Single-Family Home
Year Built
Cape Cod
School District
Santa Clara County
Bathroom Details
  • Full Bathrooms: 3
  • Half Bathroom: 1
Interior Features
  • Other
  • In Utility Room
  • Washer / Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Island
  • Refrigerator
  • Cooktop - Electric
  • Exhaust Fan
  • Countertop - Granite
Property Features
  • Fireplace: Living Room
  • Foundation: Concrete Perimeter
Heating and Cooling
  • Central Forced Air - Gas
  • Central Ac
  • Hardwood
  • Carpet
Exterior Features
  • Roof: Shingle
Utility Information
  • Utilities: Public Utilities, Water - Public
  • Sewer: Sewer Connected
School Information
  • Elementary School: Walter Hays Elementary
  • Middle School: Frank S. Greene Middle
  • High School: Palo Alto High
  • Detached Garage
  • 2
Living Area
  • 2,998 sqft
Additional Listing Info
  • Buyer Brokerage Commission: 2.50
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