Flawlessly finished and decidedly avant-garde,this just completed masterpiece is a contemporary statement like no other.Designed by Noel Cross Architects, a firm with a passion for ecological sensitivityand green building, this Net-Zero-Energy home has a clear aesthetic vision forsustainability and a design that works in harmony with the beauty of thesurroundings. Located on approximately 2.6 acres in the desirable Blue Oaks neighborhood,the views are exceptional – from the San Francisco Bay to the Foothills OpenSpace Preserve.
Tremendous walls of glass, some that entirelydisappear, provide seamless integration of indoor and outdoor spaces, and allfinishes express the modern ingenuity that is a hallmark of the design. The 5-bedroomfloor plan is extremely flexible and eminently livable for a single person,family, or multi-generational household. Outside, the shimmering waters of avanishing edge pool, an outdoor kitchen, fire pit, and spa stand ready forendless hours of enjoyment. Discretely positioned for the utmost in privacy,this home is located midway between San Francisco and Silicon Valley, justminutes away from Stanford Shopping Center and downtown Palo Alto – anunrivaled and worldly place to call home.
At a Glance
*Newly constructed Net–Zero-Energy home with geothermal heating and cooling and a 42.9kW photovoltaic solar power system
*Contemporary design on a premier lot in the Blue Oaks neighborhood of Portola Valley
*Views of San Francisco Bay, East Bay hills, and Foothills Open Space Preserve
*Eco-effective architecture by Noel Cross Architects; construction by Evans Construction, Inc.; landscape by Strata Design; interiors by Proceviat Designs
*5 bedrooms, 5 full baths, and 2 half-baths arranged over two levels
*Approximately 8,600 total square feet with 7,800 square feet of living space (buyer to verify)
*Flooring in European oak hardwood, French limestone, and wool carpeting
*Hard surface finishes by Walker Zanger and Ann Sacks
*Fitness/recreation center, 2 offices, wine cellar, and defined space for a theatre
*State-of-the-art Savant home automation system
*Vanishing edge, solar heated pool and separate spa
*Outdoor kitchen with Viking barbecue,refrigerator, and steel-topped bar
*Attached 3-car garage wired for 2 electric car charging stations
*Approximately 2.6 acres (buyer to verify)
*Portola Valley schools: Ormondale Elementary, Corte Madera Middle, and Woodside High (buyer to confirm enrollment)
·42.9kW grid-tied photovoltaic solar systemprovides enough electricity to power the following systems:
·Geothermal heat source heating and cooling
·All appliances except gas barbecue, spa heat,and backup pool heat
·Two 100-amp car charging circuits
·All lighting loads
·Main-level formal powder room with MayaRomanoff Mother-of-Pearl wall finish
·Main-level mud room with Bosch washer anddryer; two lower-level laundry rooms each with Electrolux washer and dryer
·Fleetwood and Weiland exterior window and glassdoor systems
·Wired for automated window shades and windowcoverings
·Lutron programmable whole house lightingcontrol system
·Savant home automation system for control ofsecurity/alarm, lighting, pool, spa and audio/video functions.
·Multiple audio zones both inside and outsidethe home
·Radiant heated floors throughout plus forcedair heating and cooling; both systems have multiple zones for customization
Photos by Frank Paul Perez
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