21571 Almaden Road

3 Beds | 1 Bath

1,374+/- sq. ft. Home

Offered at $1,399,000


  • Single level 1,374+/- sf home on a sizeable 31k +/- sf lot in the historical area of New Almaden.
  • Nestled in a canyon between the Pueblo Hills and the spurs of the Santa Cruz Mountains sits the tiny village of New Almaden. This National Historic Landmark district was California’s first mining operation under the operation of Quicksilver Mining Company.
  • Three bedrooms, one full bath.
  • As you ride up to the property, you follow a shared driveway which opens up to a spacious area with ample parking for multiple vehicles. The surroundings are peaceful, with mature trees providing shade and a sense of seclusion from the main road. There, a dry river rock bed flows gracefully through the front yard and adds a unique visual element. Leading to the front door is a charming flagstone walkway, guiding you through the drought tolerant plants and enhancing the overall curb appeal.
  • There is an outdoor storage shed which is incredibly versatile. Can be used for gardening supplies, lawn care equipment, seasonal storage, sports and recreational equipment, etc. The possibilities are endless!
  • Entering the home through the charming Dutch front door, you are immediately greeted by the warmth of stunning Hickory hardwood flooring that stretches throughout most of the home. A convenient coat closet offers space to store jackets and accessories while a large window bathes the room in natural light.
  • Living room has a large window that offers stunning views of the outdoors. This feature floods the room with natural light and creates a seamless connection with nature, making the space feel open and airy. A pass-through connects the living room to the family room, this architectural feature not only enhances the flow between the two spaces but also allows for easy interaction and communication in both rooms.
  • The converted family room, (previously the garage), opens into a cozy space. There is NEW carpet, recessed lighting and a Thermador wall heater that ensures the space stays warm and comfortable. One wall has a niche, perfect for a large tv, flanked by two closets offering ample storage for games, movies and other family essentials. A large window floods the room with natural light.
  • Kitchen is classic charm, anchored by a striking two-tier limestone slab counter while the beveled subway tile backsplash adds a touch of sophistication. Freshly painted cabinetry complements the overall aesthetics; one side has a built-in plate holder while one set of upper cabinets features glass doors. Recessed lighting ensures a bright and welcoming atmosphere and a spacious pantry with built-in shelving offers ample storage for dry goods and kitchen essentials. A single bowl farmhouse apron sink is positioned under a window that frames picturesque views of the outdoors. Appliances include a 4-burner gas range with oven, GE microwave plus a Maytag dishwasher.
  • Adjacent to the kitchen, the dine-in area is a seamless extension of the home’s inviting ambiance. The Hickory hardwood flooring continues into this space creating a cohesive and welcoming atmosphere. Hanging above the table, a stylish black dome pendant light fixture casts a soft glow that enhances the rooms cozy appeal. French doors open to the exterior, offering easy access to Al Fresco dining and entertaining spaces. An opening provides a view into the family room, creating a sense of connectivity. Great for dinner parties!
  • Hallway to sleeping quarters has the Hickory hardwood flooring and a ceiling mount light fixture.
  • Three bedrooms; each has carpet, a ceiling mount light fixture and a window. Two have closets with cedar flooring while the other bedroom used the closet space to expand the full bathroom.
  • The one full bath features a beautiful granite slab counter and backsplash plus the freshly painted vanity, with its single sink, offers ample counter space for daily essentials. Above the vanity, a large mirror reflects light and is complemented by a stylish light fixture. The limestone tile flooring adds a warm, earthy tone to the room. The water closet has a shower-over-tub combination surrounded by beveled subway tiles. A wall of bead board chair rail adds a touch of traditional charm and texture while a window allows natural light to filter in.
  • Laundry room is a perfect blend of functionality and style. The limestone tile flooring lends a durable foundation to the space. On one side of the room, a painted cabinet stretches along the wall topped with a granite slab counter with backsplash and provides an ideal surface for folding clothes. Opposite the cabinet, a full-size washer and dryer are installed, making laundry tasks convenient. A built-in overhead cabinet offers ample storage, keeping everything within easy reach.
  • Backyard has a level section that serves as the primary outdoor living area. The focal point is a beautifully crated deck that features built-in bench seating and a pergola that provides shade. There is also room on the deck for additional outdoor seating, making it a great spot for al fresco dining. Beyond the level section, the backyard extends uphill, covering approximately half an acre and is covered in natural vegetation. This offers opportunities for creating terraced gardens, additional seating areas or leaving it as a natural backdrop.
  • Amenities include NEW recessed lighting, NEW doors with new hardware, freshly painted interior and exterior, NEW carpet in family room, French drains plus much more.
  • Close to Almaden Quicksilver County Park, the Almaden Quicksilver Mining Museum at Casa Grande, La Foret French Restaurant, Mount Umunhum, Alamitos Vineyards, Alamitos Creek, trails, parks, schools, restaurants plus more.
  • San Jose Unified School District: Graystone Elementary School, Bret Harte Middle School and Leland High School.

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