119 Emerson Street, Palo Alto
Palo Alto | 119 Emerson Street

Spacious Penthouse Condo in Downtown Palo Alto
Rarely available at this 9-unit condominium complex, Emerson Gardens, is a penthouse end-unit with tree views from a spacious covered deck off the living areas and primary suite. Just 3 blocks from University Avenue, acclaimed for its vibrant downtown shops and restaurants, this top-floor location benefits from towering ceilings and abundant natural light. The gated courtyard entrance offers stairs or elevator access to a private outside entrance. Inside, hardwood floors extend throughout the main living areas, which features a fireplace and wide sliding glass doors to the expansive balcony for fresh-air living. The kitchen has been remodeled with cherry cabinetry and granite counters and has an expansive greenhouse window above the sink. Stainless steel appliances include a gas range for the chef-at-heart. There are 2 large bedrooms with organized closet space, and each bedroom has an updated en suite bath with granite and tile finishes. The primary suite has two vessel sinks and a separate room with frameless-glass shower, while the second bathroom offers a tub with overhead shower. The second bedroom also has built-in cabinetry that is perfect for today’s work-from-home needs. Adding extra convenience is in-unit laundry plus gated garage parking for 2 cars. With an unbeatable location for downtown living, yet with the tranquility of a creekside residential setting, this is indeed a very special place for Silicon Valley living.

Summary of the Home

  • Premier location just 3 blocks from University Avenue shops and restaurants
  • Outstanding penthouse-floor corner-unit benefiting from towering ceilings and abundant natural light
  • 2 bedrooms and 2 baths
  • Approximately 1,445 square feet of living space (per county records)
  • Gated courtyard entrance with stairs or elevator access to the third floor and private outside entrance
  • Hardwood floors in the main living areas; carpeted bedrooms
  • Open living and dining room combination with towering ceiling, fireplace, and double sliding glass doors to a tiled covered deck with creekside tree views
  • Cherry and granite-finished kitchen with wide solarium window
  • Stainless steel appliances include a GE gas range, microwave, and dishwasher, plus a KitchenAid refrigerator
  • Primary bedroom suite has two closets, sliding glass door to the deck, and en suite bath with dual vessel sinks and separate room with frameless-glass shower
  • Additional bedroom, with wall of custom cabinetry and integrated desk, and en suite bath with tub and overhead shower
  • Concealed laundry closet with Whirlpool stacked washer/dryer
  • Central air conditioning; garage parking for 2 cars
  • HOA $1,025 per month
  • Palo Alto schools: Addison Elementary; Greene Middle; Palo Alto High (buyer to confirm)
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Sold | $ 1,935,000