897 Portswood Circle

4 Beds | 3 Baths

2,216+/- sq. ft. Home

Offered at $2,300,000


  • This spacious 2,216+/- sf home in the desirable Woodside neighborhood of Almaden Valley has 4 bedrooms and 3 full baths. One bedroom and a full bath are on the ground floor, making it perfect for guests or extended family.
  • Six years ago, the owner embarked on a transformative journey to renovate their home, investing almost $400,000 into the project. The result is a stunning residence that seamlessly blends timeless elegance with modern amenities, showcasing a commitment to quality and attention to detail. Stunning walnut wood flooring flows throughout the home.
  • The front of the home is a harmonious blend of natural beauty and thoughtful landscaping that creates a welcoming atmosphere. There is a grass area with a mow strip to delineate boundaries making maintenance a breeze. Lush greenery, plenty of colorful foliage, a cherry tree plus a Japanese maple tree adds a splash of color. An aggregate walkway leads visitors to the covered porch. The stacked stone façade complements the natural beauty of the front yard.
  • Stepping through the double front doors, it’s immediately evident that this is no ordinary home! Stunning crystal chandelier illuminates the impressive ¾” thick solid walnut hardwood tongue and grooved flooring throughout most of the home.
  • Living room has a vaulted ceiling with recessed lighting strategically positioned to illuminate the space with a soft, ambient glow while crown molding adds a touch of sophistication. At one end, a bay window with plantation shutters bathes the room in natural light.
  • Dining room has a vaulted ceiling with crown molding and in the center of the room hangs a dazzling crystal chandelier. A window with plantation shutters allows natural light to filter into the room. Great for dinner parties!
  • Great room consists of the kitchen, dine-in area and family room all with stunning hardwood walnut flooring:
  • Kitchen has breathtaking quartz counters imported from Turkey with a mixed mosaic tile backsplash that serves as a striking focal point, adding texture and visual interest. J&K Cabinetry, known for quality and craftsmanship, has outfitted the kitchen with distinctive and stylish cabinetry. The soft-close feature adds a touch of luxury to every drawer and door, while the unique design elements elevate the aesthetics. Positioned beneath a bay window with glass shelves, the deep double bowl stainless steel sink offers a picturesque view of the backyard. The crown molding and recessed lighting are strategically placed to illuminate the room. At one end, a decorative corbel supports the quartz counter, adding a touch of architectural interest and elegance to the space. Stainless Steel appliances include a KitchenAid electric range, Euro vent hood and KitchenAid dishwasher.
  • Dine-in area designed for culinary delights and casual gatherings. There is a niche with an overhead shelf that offers a cozy spot to display decorative items or store cookbooks and kitchen essentials. There is crown molding, recessed lighting plus corner windows with plantation shutters for natural light.
  • Family room has a wood-burning fireplace with stacked stone plus a mantle at the heart of the room. There is crown molding, strategically placed recessed lighting and a slider with plantation shutters that serves as a gateway to the outdoor oasis.
  • Hallway has crown molding, a recessed light plus a coat closet.
  • Bedroom nestled on the ground level offering a serene retreat. There is crown molding, recessed lighting and a ceiling fan that offers style and functionality. A closet provides ample storage for clothing and personal belongings while a window with plantation shutters allows natural light to filter into the room.
  • Full bath on ground level has sleek tile flooring, a stunning vanity with a side cabinet plus a quartz slab counter and matching backsplash. Above the vanity, a mirror reflects the light from a stylish light fixture casting a flattering glow over the vanity area. Water closet has the same tile flooring, a separate shower stall with slab surround with a niche for bath essentials plus a decorative tile running vertically down the middle and a glass enclosure. A frosted window provides privacy and natural light.
  • Laundry room has tile flooring, shelving for storage plus hook-ups for a full-size washer and dryer.
  • Marvel to the grandeur of the curved staircase with custom scroll wrought iron railing, a testament to craftsmanship and artistry while a closet underneath provides storage. Ascend the stairs as recessed lighting illuminates your journey to the upper level. The smooth surface of walnut flooring exudes richness and warmth, adding a touch of luxury.
  • As you reach the top, the landing has crown molding, recessed lighting and a walk-in linen closet with shelving and a ceiling mount light fixture.
  • Primary bedroom suite embodies comfort and sophistication at every turn. Your gaze is immediately drawn upward to the vaulted ceiling which adds an air of grandeur. Adorning the edge is crown molding plus recessed lighting that is strategically placed throughout. A stylish ceiling fan offers both practical functionality and aesthetic appeal while a window with plantation shutters provides natural light.
  • En suite has tile flooring, crown molding and a lavish vanity that boasts dual sinks while a drop-down section in the middle creates a dedicated area for make-up. A luxurious quartz slab counter with matching backsplash resst on an exquisite vanity, while dual mirrors above reflect the rooms natural light. Water closet has a separate shower stall with tile surround, a bench seat, two rows of decorative glass tile, a niche for bath essentials, rain faucet and a glass barn door enclosure. A walk-in closet has walnut flooring, plenty of shelving plus a ceiling mount light fixture.
  • Two additional bedrooms on this level, each one is adorned with crown molding, recessed lighting and a ceiling fan to quietly circulate the air. A closet with mirror doors adds a touch of glamour to the rooms design plus a window with plantation shutters that welcomes in streams of natural light.
  • Full guest bath has tile flooring and is a functional space designed to provide comfort and convenience to your guests. There sits a spacious vanity featuring dual sinks set into a beautiful quartz slab counter with backsplash. A drop down in the middle creates a dedicated make-up area for guests to primp and pamper themselves in style. A shower over tub with tile surround and decorative mixed glass tiles add a touch of glamour. A niche is strategically placed providing a convenient spot to store bath essentials and it is enclosed by a frameless barn door. A frosted glass window provides privacy and also allows natural light to filter into the room.
  • Amenities include central air conditioning, dual pane windows, Solar added approximately 4 years ago, newer high performance 50-gallon water heater, solid core wood interior doors, sprinkler systemin front plus more.
  • Two-car attached oversized garage with automatic opener, epoxy painted floor plus built-in overhead storage space.
  • Backyard is fenced for privacy and is an oasis where tranquility and natural beauty intertwine to create a haven for relaxation. An aggregate patio is covered by a graceful pergola and there is also a paver patio. In one corner is a natural waterfall that cascades into a tranquil pond while lush greenery, vibrant foliage and blooming plants attract hummingbirds. A retaining wall at the back has an assortment of plants, shrubs and shade trees as well as kumquat, dark purple plum tree and a golden nectarine tree.
  • Flanking both side so the house, these side yards have concrete pathways that provide a clean and durable surface for traversing to the gates that open to the front.
  • Close to Los Alamitos Creek Trail, schools, parks, shops, restaurants plus much more.
  • San Jose Unified School District: Graystone Elementary School, Bret Harte Middle School and Leland High School.

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