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M I D T O W N
FINE MIDCENTURY HOME
581 Colorado Avenue, Palo alto
581 Colorado Avenue is a classic 1960s ranch-style home on a sunny, level lot in the highly desirable neighborhood of Midtown, Palo Alto. Boasting three bedrooms and two full baths, this property offers a spacious living room with a modern fireplace, casual dining room, galley-style kitchen, laundry, and an attached two-car garage. This darling midcentury single-family is relaxed and peaceful, opening to a lounge-worthy patio and garden space at the back. Warm and welcoming, this home's bright and comfortable interior makes it the perfect place to unwind and host family gatherings alike.
Owned by the same family for over 50 years, 581 Colorado Avenue presents a rare opportunity - a prime location, move-in ready condition, and tremendous potential for an upscale ranch-revamp. 581 Colorado is located in Midtown neighborhood, a sought-after, family friendly residential area with flat streets and within easy walking distance of fine restaurants, coffee shops and parks. It's in close proximity to Stanford University, Facebook, Google, many other high-tech companies.
- Ranch-Style Home Built in 1962
- 3 Bedrooms, 2 Full Baths
- Informal Dining Room, Galley-Style Kitchen
- Open Living Room w/ Modern Fireplace
- Flowing Layout Featuring Indoor/Outdoor Living
- Private Patio /Backyard Perfect For Outdoor Dining, Entertaining, Sunbathing
- Covered Front Entry
- Attached Two-Car Garage
- 1,401 Sq. Ft. (as per tax records)
- 6,138 Sq. Ft Lot (as per tax records)
- Located in Quiet Upscale Neighborhood of Midtown
- Sunny, Warm Climate
- Easy Access to Hwy 101; Close to Hwy 280, Caltrain
- Close To Stanford University, Facebook, Google, and Other High-Tech Companies
Property specialist and listing agent, Angelo Cosentino of Compass, is at the ready to help you find the right fit for your lifestyle and needs. For advice and help preparing your property for sale, call/text (415) 298-9171 from 7am to 7pm, any day of the week. Email: [email protected]
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