10581 Observatory Drive

San Jose, CA 95127

3,754 Sq. Ft.
$386 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details

MLS #ML81736155
Year Built1992
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeSingle-Family Homes / Single-Family Homes
Lot Size0.27 AC / 11,957 SF
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountySanta Clara County

Listing Agent

Shapiro Group

KW Bay Area Estates


P: 408.357.0933

Contact Agent(s)

Property Details

MLS City Name
Building Type
Garage Spaces


Best price in town; only $400/sq ft for this custom home in the East foothills, plus the solar array saves over $3K per year at current PGA rates! Tesla charging station is included. Valley views (at 700 ft elevation) yet only 12 minutes to downtown. Rebuilt and expanded in 1992. Updated kitchen featuring quartz counter tops with breakfast bar. Great room with 12 ft ceilings, Separate living and dining rooms. Two master suites, one up, one down. Master bath with double-size jetted tub and stall shower....


Listing Courtesy of KW Bay Area Estates, Shapiro Group, BRE #70000789

Building Information

Stories1Year Built1992Building Size-Lot Size0.27 AC / 11,957 SF

Payment Calculator

$5,843 per month

30 year fixed, 4.45% Interest

Principal and Interest


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Property Information for 10581 Observatory Drive

    Room Information
  • Additional Rooms: Formal Entry, Laundry Room
  • Bathroom: Double Sinks, Master - Tub with Jets, Showers over Tubs - 2+, Stall Shower
  • Bedrooms: Master Bedroom on Ground Floor, Master Suite / Retreat, More than One Bedroom on Ground Floor
  • Dining Room: Breakfast Bar, Formal Dining Room
  • Family Room: Separate Family Room
  • Kitchen: Cooktop - Gas, Countertop - Quartz, Dishwasher, Garbage Disposal, Island, Oven Range - Built-In, Pantry, Trash Compactor
  • Number of Full Bathrooms: 4
  • Amenities: Skylight, Vaulted Ceiling , Walk-in Closet , Wet Bar
  • Communications: Cable TV
  • Energy Features: Ceiling Insulation, Double Pane Windows, Skylight, Solar Power, Thermostat Controller
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Fireplaces: Living Room, Wood Burning
  • Fireplaces Min: 1
  • Laundry: In Utility Room, Inside, Tub / Sink
  • Living SqFt: 3754
  • Pool: No
  • Security Features: Security Alarm
  • Special Features: None
  • Cooling: Central AC, Multi-Zone, Whole House / Attic Fan
  • Heating: Central Forced Air - Gas, Heating - 2+ Zones
  • Sewer Septic: Sewer - Public
  • Utilities: Public Utilities, Solar Panels - Owned
  • Water: Public, Water Softener - Owned
  • Garage Parking Features: Electric Car Hookup, Gate / Door Opener, Guest / Visitor Parking, Off-Street Parking
  • Garage Max: 2
  • Garage Min: 2
Property Details
    Homeowners Association
  • HOA Exists: 0
    Property Details
  • Area Text: Alum Rock
  • Roof: Composition
  • Subclass: Single Family Home
  • Year Built Source: Other
  • Street Number: 10581
  • Street Name: Observatory
  • Street Suffix: Drive
  • Area ID: 4
Lot / Property Details
    Building Information
  • Number Of Stories: 1
  • Structure SqFt: 3754
  • Structure SqFt Source: Assessor
  • Age: 27
    Development Information
  • Zoning Detail: RR
    Location Information
  • Cross Street: Mt Hamilton
  • Parcel Number: 612-16-011
  • County Name: Santa Clara
  • City Name: SAN JOSE
  • City Postal ID: 58
  • Postal Code: 95127
    Lot Information
  • Foundation: Concrete Perimeter
  • Horse Property: No
  • Lot Acres: .27
  • Lot Description: Grade - Gently Sloped, Paved , Views
  • Lot Size Area Maximum Units: Square Feet
  • Lot Size Area Minimum Units: Square Feet
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Yard Grounds: Back Yard, Balcony / Patio, Low Maintenance, Other
Mobile / Manufactured Information
    Other Information
  • Dual Variable: 0

Property History for 10581 Observatory Drive

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
May 31, 2019Expired

SDMLS #ML81736155

Jan 22, 2019Listed (Active)

MLSListings #ML81736155

Jan 22, 2019Listed (Active)

SDMLS #ML81736155

DateEvent & SourcePrice

SDMLS #ML81736155

Listed (Active)

MLSListings #ML81736155

Listed (Active)

SDMLS #ML81736155


For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Public Records

Taxable ValueLand$364,860Additions$392,930Total$757,790
Tax Record2018$10,487
Home Facts
Beds5Finished Sq.Ft.3,754 SqFtStories1Lot Size11,956 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1956Year Renovated1956ZoningRR

Schools in San Jose, CA

Joseph George Middle SchoolPublic6-80.6 mi
Linda Vista Elementary SchoolPublicK-50.8 mi
Escuela Popular/Center For Training And Careers, Family LearningCharter9-121.3 mi
James Lick High SchoolPublic9-121.3 mi

Joseph George Middle School

6-8, 0.6 mi, Public


Linda Vista Elementary School

K-5, 0.8 mi, Public


Escuela Popular/Center For Training And Careers, Family Learning

9-12, 1.3 mi, Charter


James Lick High School

9-12, 1.3 mi, Public


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10581 Observatory Drive is a single family for sale in San Jose, CA 95127. This property was listed for sale on January 22, 2019 by KW Bay Area Estates for $1,450,000. Nearby schools include Downtown College Preparatory - Alum Rock High School, KIPP San Jose Collegiate and Escuela Popular Accelerated Family Learning School. 10581 Observatory Drive is a 5-beds, 4-baths, 3,754 sq. ft. single family built in 1992.

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Listing Courtesy of KW Bay Area Estates, Shapiro Group, BRE #70000789
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