3838 Palo Alto Drive

Lafayette, CA 94549

3,440 Sq. Ft.
$23 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details for 3838 Palo Alto Drive

MLS #40889030
Total Rooms11.0
Year Built1961
Compass TypeRental
MLS TypeLEASE RENTAL / House for Rent
Available Date10/01/2019
Lease TermMonth to Month,6 Month
Rental Incentives-
CountyContra Costa County

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Property Details for 3838 Palo Alto Drive

Building Type
Garage Spaces
Attached Garage, RV/Boat


Incredible short term rental opportunity through March 31, 2020. Marvelous mid-century modern style in the heart of Happy Valley! This home boasts 3,440+ sq ft of living space on .74 acres showcasing hillside views and an INCREDIBLE backyard sanctuary with pool, patios & level lawn. The main level features a desirable open floor plan with vaulted exposed beam ceiling and wall of view windows from the living and dining rooms. Light and bright, the eat-in kitchen has numerous updates, a center island... & abundant storage. Create the ultimate game room, home theater or work out space in the flexible space in the downstairs bonus room with fireplace. The master retreat is located on the main level as are 2 additional bedrooms. The expansive back yard offers something for everyone and has plenty of room to add an orchard, raised bed, bocce court or play area. IDEAL location only a short walk, ride or drive to Happy Valley Elementary, downtown Lafayette, BART & HWY 24.


Listing Courtesy of Compass, Stella Tsakonas, DRE #01363574

Listing Agent

  1. Stella Tsakonas

    Listing Agent


    DRE #01363574

Building Information for 3838 Palo Alto Drive

Building/Complex-Floor-Stories2Residences-Pet Policy-Year Built1961

Property Information for 3838 Palo Alto Drive

    Feature Details
  • Fireplaces: 3
  • Flooring: Hardwood, Tile, Carpet - Wall to Wall
  • Laundry: In Laundry Room
  • Pool Type: Pool - In Ground, Pool - Sweep, Pool - Yes
  • Pool: Yes
    Room Details
  • Rooms Total: 11
  • Additional Rooms: Bonus / Hobby Room, Den / Study / Office
  • Kitchen Features: Counter - Stone, Dishwasher, Garbage Disposal, Gas Range/Cooktop, Island, Refrigerator
  • Bath Non-Master: Shower Over Tub, Stall Shower, Tile, Updated Baths
    Utility Details
  • Cooling: Central -1 Zone
  • Heating: Forced Air
Lot / Property Details
    Home Owners Association
  • HOA: No
    Property Details
  • Additional Equipment: Garage Door Opener
  • Construction Status: Existing
  • Exterior: Siding - Wood
  • Foundation: Crawl Space
  • Lot Description: Other
  • Lot Sq Ft Apx: 32370
  • Roof: Composition
  • Sq Ft Apx: 3440
  • Stories: Two Story
  • Street Level: 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Main Entry, Other
  • Yard Description: Back Yard, Deck(s), Fenced, Garden/Play, Patio
    Location Details
  • Elementary School District: Lafayette (925) 280-3900
  • High School District: Acalanes (925) 280-3900
  • Directions to Property: Happy Valley Road to Palo Alto
  • FIPS Code: 06013
  • Parcel Number: 244-023-003-1
  • Printed Neighborhood Rpt: No
  • Zip Code: 94549
    Rental Information
  • Rent Includes: Gardener, Other
  • Occpnt Req 24 Hr Notice: No
  • Cost of Credit Check: $40
  • Security Deposit: $9,750

Property History for 3838 Palo Alto Drive

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Nov 25, 2019Price Change

MLSListings #CC40889030

Nov 15, 2019Price Change

EBRD #40889030

Nov 15, 2019Listed (Active)

MLSListings #CC40889030

DateEvent & SourcePrice
Price Change

MLSListings #CC40889030

Price Change

EBRD #40889030

Listed (Active)

MLSListings #CC40889030


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Schools near 3838 Palo Alto Drive

Happy Valley Elementary SchoolPublicK-50.2 mi
Contra Costa Jewish Day SchoolPrivateK-80.9 mi
M. H. Stanley Middle SchoolPublic6-81.8 mi
Acalanes High SchoolPublic9-122.3 mi

Happy Valley Elementary School

K-5, 0.2 mi, Public


Contra Costa Jewish Day School

K-8, 0.9 mi, Private


M. H. Stanley Middle School

6-8, 1.8 mi, Public


Acalanes High School

9-12, 2.3 mi, Public


School ratings and boundaries are provided by GreatSchools.org and Pitney Bowes. This information should only be used as a reference. Proximity or boundaries shown here are not a guarantee of enrollment. Please reach out to schools directly to verify all information and enrollment eligibility.

3838 Palo Alto Drive is available for rent in Lafayette, CA 94549. This property was listed on November 15, 2019 by Compass at $6,500. Nearby schools include Happy Valley Elementary School, Contra Costa Jewish Day School and Acalanes Center For Independent Study. 3838 Palo Alto Drive is a 4-bed, 3-bath, 3,440 sqft a property built in 1961.

No guarantee, warranty or representation of any kind is made regarding the completeness or accuracy of descriptions or measurements (including square footage measurements and property condition), such should be independently verified, and Compass expressly disclaims any liability in connection therewith. No financial or legal advice provided. Equal Housing Opportunity.
Listing Courtesy of Compass, Stella Tsakonas, DRE #01363574
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