488 Yerba Buena Avenue
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488 Yerba Buena Avenue

Los Altos, CA 94022

11,704sf lot

Welcome home to a highly desirable location in beautiful North Los Altos on a quiet street. This amazing and unique home containing soaring two story ceilings has been in the same family for over 50+ years.  Fantastic location within walking distance of The Village of Los Altos, plus a beautiful creekside setting with peaceful views of the surrounding mature foliage providing a restful and relaxing environment year round. Containing 3 bedrooms, 2 offices, two full baths, formal living, dining, a lower level family room, plus an inviting loft which helps to complete the overall appeal of this spectacular home.  With approximately 2,936 sqft of living space on a 11,704 sq ft lot, this property also offers a detached two car detached garage. Exceptional Los Altos Schools including Gardner Bullis Elementary, Egan Junior High School and Los Altos High. Close to schools and also close to the commute routes of highways 280 and 101, this home offers many great amenities throughout.

  • Formal entry with open beamed ceilings and decorative light fixture 
  • Inviting living room with oak hardwood flooring, soaring two-story vaulted ceilings, walls of glass allowing beautiful views of the creekside setting and mature foliage, wood burning brick faced fireplace with gas starter and custom wood mantle, plus built-in storage cabinetry and sliding glass doors to the rear deck
  • Formal dining room features oak hardwood flooring, a decorative chandelier, and a sliding glass door to the rear deck and peaceful setting
  • Spacious kitchen with large breakfast area, oak hardwood floors, large picture windows, skylight, recessed lighting, custom wood cabinetry with full extension pull-outs, tile counters and backsplash, double sink with disposal, Moen faucet with extendable hand sprayer plus quality appliances including a Creda five burner gas range, GE oven with Wi-Fi connectivity, GE microwave, Kenmore side by side fridge/freezer plus a Bosch dishwasher
  • The primary bedroom has oak hardwood flooring, large picture windows, a spacious walk-in closet with built-in closet organizers, a secondary closet area, plus a sliding glass door to the rear deck
  • Primary bath features tile flooring, a large vanity with tile counters, and a separate area that has a spacious tub/shower with tile surround and glass doors plus a garden-style window with shaded glass for privacy
  • Bedroom two has oak hardwood flooring, large picture windows, and a spacious closet area
  • Hall bathroom with tile flooring, large vanity plus separate area containing a shower over tub with tile surround, extra storage cabinetry, and a garden house style window with privacy glass
  • Bedroom number three is oversized and contains large picture windows, two closet areas, oak hardwood flooring, and plenty of room for a desk area
  • Conveniently located laundry room has extra storage area, folding counter, washer and dryer plus access to the side yard
  • Upstairs loft is a very versatile space currently configured as a home office with an additional sitting area and beautiful wooded views
  • A bonus family room downstairs features a wood-burning fireplace with a gas starter, a large picture window, plush carpeting, and a door to the exterior. An additional flex space room, with two large picture windows and a sliding glass door to the rear garden area, could be used as a second office or hobby room
  • The spacious rear deck is perfect for entertaining and enjoying the private rear yard, plus the front yard landscaping is very low maintenance and features synthetic lawns, azaleas, a Japanese maple tree, a persimmon tree, and easy-care plantings
  • Detached two-car garage has a workbench and automatic openers
  • Highly desirable Los Altos schools include Gardner Bullis Elementary, Egan Junior High School, and Los Altos High, all within close proximity



  • Walk to Town Location
  • Soaring Two Story Ceilings
  • Oak Hardwood Flooring
  • Spacious Primary Bedroom with Walk-in Closet
  • Bonus Loft Area with Office/Guest Area
  • Lower level family room and office
  • Private Back Yard
  • Mature Trees and Amazing Setting
  • Excellent Los Altos Schools Including Gardner Bullis
  • Egan Junior and Los Altos High School
488 Yerba Buena Ave
Los Altos, CA 94022
Marc Roos
Christie's International Real Estate Sereno
(650) 207-0226
DRE #: 01128822
Eric Reitmeir
Christie's International Real Estate Sereno
DRE# 02125453
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