New Listing in Palo Alto



Open House Sat. 2/18 & Sun. 2/19 from 1:30-4pm

597 Barron Ave, Palo Alto
Listed for $1,695,000

2 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 car garage
Approximately 1,154 sq. ft. of living space

This charming two bedroom and one bath bungalow delivers 1,154 sq. ft. of fully renovated living space nestled on a quaint, tree-lined street in the highly-desired, centrally located neighborhood of Barron Park.

Surrounded by majestic neighborhood oaks and other trees, the home’s inviting exterior welcomes with a sizeable porch that’s bounded by a gracious Pergola with trailing vines. Step inside to a freshly painted living room featuring always-elegant crown and base molding, ambient recessed lighting, surround sound and beautiful hardwood floors naturally lit by a picture window.

Follow the open concept to the ample dining space featuring double glass doors that provide brilliant light and access to the rear patio and yard.  A considerable breakfast bar with seating is a fitting introduction to the beautifully renovated, brand-new kitchen.

The transformed kitchen is bursting with updates, featuring lofty ceilings with recessed lighting and sound, new custom cabinetry with glass shelving, gleaming granite counters and stainless steel appliances. A walk-in pantry nook and a sizeable separate laundry room addition complete this space nicely.

The private quarters include two roomy bedrooms, each with fresh paint, crown and base molding, recessed lighting and sizeable wardrobes. The second bedroom features access to the rear patio through a glass slider.  A beautifully transformed bathroom features a large new vanity with appealing marble and a separate full shower showcasing spa-like tile work.

The property’s charm is further highlighted by a tall picket cottage-style fence providing a border between the one-car, detached garage that is set back on a deep driveway and access to the rear yard. A feature fountain is set in the middle of a lovingly-manicured courtyard.

  • Located on an approximate 5,350 sq. ft. lot

  • Approximately 1,154 sq. ft. renovated living space, plus 320 sq. ft., detached one-car garage

  • Two generous bedrooms featuring large double door closets, the second bedroom features private access to rear yard through glass slider

  • A centrally located full bath is completely renovated with large vanity, elegant marble top, contemporary tiling and spa-like feature details in the separate shower enclosure

  • Open living and dining room ensemble includes beautiful new, wide plank hardwood flooring throughout, new windows, recessed lighting and access to rear yard through glass sliders. A coat closet beside the front door and nearby custom built-in cabinetry provides ample storage options.  A generous breakfast bar separates the living room from kitchen

  • A reimagined kitchen with lofty ceilings, granite counters, eye-catching white cabinetry, and stainless steel appliances including an oversized refrigerator and 6-burner gas stove. The kitchen includes a sizable, walk-in pantry nook with matching cabinetry and granite counters

  • A separate spacious laundry room at the rear of the kitchen has been added with an appealing frosted glass door.  Picture windows provide ample daylight and views to the garden

  • All new windows throughout the home include pleasing window treatments and all doors have retractable screens

  • Entire home features surround sound and recessed lighting, crown and base molding throughout, newer light fixtures, attractive chrome door handles and central heating and A/C

  • Clean, one-car detached garage set back on a long driveway includes plenty of storage with a large wall of built-in cabinetry and room to park inside

  • Welcoming front porch entry with retractable feature for shade or rain cover and eave overhang has protective soffits that keep pests and inclement weather away and offer ventilation for attic space

  • Majestic neighborhood trees line the street and meticulous front and rear landscaping includes shrubs and flowers, trailing vines, a Meyer lemon tree in backyard and a feature Red Maple in front yard.  Low maintenance, realistic Heavenly Greens lawns installed in both yards, with a lovely water feature centrally placed in the rear yard

  • Set in a vibrant and beloved neighborhood of Barron Park that includes community activities and newsletters, a walkable neighborhood and ample street parking. Near prime downtown, El Camino Real, parks and award winning Palo Alto Schools including Barron Park Elementary and Henry Gunn High School.
We look forward to working with you!

Luxury Specialists
Denise Laugesen
C: (650) 465-5742
CalBRE #01011089

Luxury Specialists
Cortney Laugesen
C: (650) 678-5084
CalBRE #01859860
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