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423 Chaucer ST

$7,750,000 423 Chaucer ST, PALO ALTO, CA 94301
Designed by Bay Area architect Julia Morgan & built by Coleman & Seidel in 1922, this splendid 5 bd/4.5ba Spanish Colonial Revival offers architectural character that is structured w/ rectangular shape, center chimneypiece, red tile roof, and delicate iron work. Owned by three families, this home of historic significance showcases the refinement of a bygone era w/ refinished mahogany floors, doors w/ varying overlaid carved designs & extensive built-ins. Fresh paint embellishes most rooms while vintage appointments are found in others. The 2-story home is quite spacious w/ formal venues plus an addition of large family room, beautifully capturing exquisite grounds & gardens that stretch across the 0.4 acre lot. With 2 main level bedrooms & 3 upstairs plus the extra-deep lot offers ample room for pool or ADU. Its prestigious Crescent Park address puts the home 5 blocks to University Ave shops & dining, Indeed a very special opportunity to own a treasured piece of Palo Altos past.
  • Sold
  • 5
  • 4.5
  • 1922
    Year Built
  • 3,858 Sq.Ft.
    Living Area

Features & Amenities

Area & Lot

  • Status: Sold
  • Living Space: 3,858 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Size: 0.399 Acres
  • MLS® ID: ML81844806
  • Year Built: 1922
  • Architecture Styles: Spanish
  • View Description: Public Utilities


  • Total Bedrooms: 5
  • Total Bathrooms: 4.5
  • Full Bathrooms: 4
  • Half Bathrooms: 1
  • Kitchen: Cooktop - Gas, Exhaust Fan, Garbage Disposal, Oven - Built-In, Oven - Double
  • Laundry Room: In Utility Room, Washer / Dryer
  • Flooring: Concrete, Hardwood, Tile, Vinyl / Linoleum, Other
  • Fireplace: Gas Log, Living Room

Exterior & Building

  • Stories: 2
  • Garage Space: 2
  • Water Source: Public
  • Utilities: Public Utilities
  • Roof: Bitumen, Clay
  • Lot Features: Grade - Level
  • Parking: Detached Garage, Gate / Door Opener
  • Heat Type: Central Forced Air - Gas, Electric, Floor Furnace
  • Air Conditioning: None
  • Sewer: Sewer - Public
  • Substructure: Wood Frame
  • Security Features: None


  • Sales Price: $7,750,000
  • Zoning: R1929

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