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1550 Cowper St Palo Alto, CA 94301
$8,500,000
9 beds
7 baths
5,202 sq ft

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Marquise Murphy

Marquise Murphy

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Property Description

Welcome to this rare opportunity to own a property steeped in Palo Alto’s rich architectural heritage designed and built by Pedro de Lemos, renowned artist and architect. Situated on over 1/3 acre in prestigious Old Palo Alto, this cluster of 5 dwellings comprising 1550, 1552, 1554, 1560 and 1566 Cowper was built in 1932. The main home at 1550 features de Lemos’ signature design elements including timbered ceilings, wood doors with decorative hardware, plaster walls, intriguing niches and artistic light fixtures. The outstanding location is just blocks to award-winning schools and world class shopping, dining and Stanford University. The owners have worked closely with trusted local architects Young and Borlik, the City of Palo Alto Planning Department as well as their historical consultants, to create a beautiful plan for future development that will provide a new owner with an unrivaled opportunity to live in, remodel, or develop this rare and historic property in Old Palo Alto.

Property Details & Features

Property Type

  • Single Family Home

Year Built

  • 1932

Schools

  • Palo Alto Unified

Listing

  • Source: MLSListings
  • Listed on 2022-06-23 10:39:32

Lot

  • Max Area: 15000.00
  • Max Area Units: Square Feet

Bedrooms

  • 9 bedrooms

Bathrooms

  • 7 full bathrooms

Location

  • County: Santa Clara

House

  • Built in 1932
  • 5,202 square feet
  • 5,202 living square feet
  • Building type: Detached

Dining Room

  • Breakfast Nook
  • Dining Bar
  • Eat in Kitchen
  • Formal Dining Room

Family Room

  • Other

Fireplaces

  • 4 fireplaces (minimum)
  • Gas Burning
  • Other

Foundation

  • Other

Roof

  • Wood Shakes / Shingles

Cooling

  • None

Garage

  • 2 garage spaces
  • Carport
  • Detached Garage
  • Other

Water

  • Public

Heating

  • Baseboard
  • Electric
  • Fireplace
  • Other

Utilities

  • Other

Sewer

  • Sewer – Public

Property

  • Zoning: R1929
  • Horse property?: No

Schools

  • Elementary school district: Palo Alto Unified
  • High school district: Palo Alto Unified

Listings last updated on July 2, 2022 8:05PM.

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