Home prices in Woodside, Atherton, Portola Valley, Menlo Park

If you had a million dollars, what could you buy? What about $10 million?

Prices vary so widely on the Midpeninsula that there are cottages for under $1 million and mansions for over $10 million. There are stately homes with lots of history, townhomes on lots not much bigger than themselves, and even a bit of open land for sale. Whatever the price range, it's probably somewhere on the Midpeninsula.

Under $10 million


Address: 618 Manzanita Way

List price: $9,900,000

Bedrooms: 4

Bathrooms: 4

Interior: 5,730 sq. ft.

Lot size: 2.67 acres

Date built: 1987

Walk score: 2

This remodeled home has equestrian facilities, plus a private pool and spa, all on more than 2.6 landscaped acres. This estate offers the private and rural feel of Woodside, yet is close to the town center.


Address: 120 Selby Lane

List price: $9,998,500

Bedrooms: 7

Bathrooms: 7

Interior: 11,000 sq. ft.

Lot size: 2 acres

Date built: 1915 (original main house for Eaton Estate)

Walk score: not available

Originally the main house for the 15-acre Eaton estate, this Tudor-style home was remodeled in the early 1900s to become the family home of Atherton's first council member and eventual mayor. The home has a separate carriage house as well as an eight-car garage, swimming pool, gardens and a tennis court with a domed stained glass viewing pavilion.

Under $6 million

Menlo Park

Address: 228 Princeton Road

List price: $4,498,000

Bedrooms 4

Bathrooms: 3

Interior: 2,925 sq. ft.

Lot size: 7,492 sq. ft.

Date built: 2016

Walk score: 62

Newly constructed modern home in Allied Arts neighborhood with radiant heat, oak floors, concrete fireplace and a steel front door.

Los Altos Hills

Address: 14293 Saddle Mountain Drive

List price: $4,698,000

Bedrooms: 7

Bathrooms: 8

Interior: 6,468 sq. ft.

Lot size: 1.59 acres

Date built: 1988

Walk score: 0

Sprawling knoll-top home with pool. Windows and many skylights throughout the home for natural light. Formal living room with hand-hewn hardwood floors, Palladian windows, vaulted ceiling and wood-burning fireplace. Mother-in-law unit.

Under $3 million

Mountain View

Address: 373 Foxborough Drive

List price: $2,295,000

Bedrooms: 4

Bathrooms: 3

Interior: 2,694 sq. ft.

Lot size: 10,018 sq. ft.

Date built: 1976

Walk score: 43

Located in the Sylvan Dale neighborhood of Mountain View, this spacious home has a guest unit and finished basement as well as a pool and spa. The home features three cupolas that bring light into the house. Hardwood floors, track lighting, and a large round fireplace in the living room opens to the backyard.


Address: 1800 Bear Gulch Road

List price: $2,549,000

Bedrooms: 4

Bathrooms: 5

Interior: 4,165 sq. ft.

Lot size: 6.63 acres

Date built: 1984

Walk score: 0

This Maybeck-inspired home blends with the serenity of Woodside. A tranquil retreat set this custom-built home exudes charm and thoughtful design. Antique leaded glass windows, doors and light fixtures dating back to the early 1900s handpicked by the owner help give this home its personality. A 2-plus car garage with a work room leaves space for a hobbyist.

Under $2 million

Portola Valley

Address: 29 Valley Oak St.

List price: $1,548,000

Lot size: .55 acre

Walk score: 18

Lot is located in Portola Valley Ranch, which is surrounded by hundreds of acres of privately held open space preserve and was designed to harmonize with the natural environment. Portola Valley Ranch also has access to two pools, tennis courts, playground, clubhouse, community vineyard, vegetable garden, hiking trails and open space.

Mountain View

Address: 1122 Boranda Ave.

List price: $1,500,000

Bedrooms: 4

Bathrooms: 2

Interior: 2,112 sq. ft.

Lot size: 2,657 sq. ft.

Date built: 2007

Walk score: 60

Two-story townhouse close to downtown Mountain View and Cuesta Park. Tankless water heater, recessed lighting throughout and large walk-in closet.

Under $1 million

East Palo Alto

Address: 2157 Clarke Ave.

List price: $689,000

Bedrooms: 3

Bathrooms: 1

Interior: 1,020 sq. ft.

Lot size: 4,500 sq. ft.

Date built: 1951

Walk score: not available

Home features an open floor plan with hardwood floors, a separate dining area and a new kitchen with granite countertops. New roof and windows. Backyard surrounded by mature trees.

Menlo Park

Address: 658 11th Ave.

List price: $799,000

Bedrooms: 3

Bathrooms: 1

Interior: 920 sq. ft.

Lot size: 2,657 sq. ft.

Date built: 1954

Walk score: 56

New roof and flooring, and new paint.

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Posted by Robert Cronin
a resident of Menlo Park: The Willows
on Nov 14, 2016 at 2:08 pm

I'm guessing that the 11th Avenue property will be bid up to over $1 million.

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Posted by Downtowner
a resident of Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park
on Nov 14, 2016 at 2:25 pm

@ Robt Cronin - Lot size is substandard. Limited sq ftg potential + (probable) variance need make development unlikely.

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Posted by Robert Cronin
a resident of Menlo Park: The Willows
on Nov 14, 2016 at 3:35 pm

House across the street,built 1943, 900 sq ft, 6,500 sq ft lot, just offered at $1.6 million.

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Posted by renter
a resident of Portola Valley: other
on Nov 15, 2016 at 7:36 pm

It's worth noting that the PV property for "under 2m" is a lot and not a residence but it will come with HOA dues whether you build there or not ;-/

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