3980 El Cerrito Road

Palo Alto, CA 94306

Last Sold Price
2,330 Sq. Ft.
$1,545 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.


Back On Market. BUYER DEFAULTED. No fault of property. 1st time on market in 54 yrs. Well-cared for older home on Barron Park cul-de-sac location adjacent to the Bol Park - Matadero Creek trail. Exceptional 20,000 + sf lot has great privacy. Mature trees and shrubbery, distinct garden areas, & outdoor spaces. Adobe brick home is set far back from the street & has a California open-living casual style. Oversized living room & large eat -in kitchen. Workshop in carport. Walk to top schools - Barron...

Property Details for 3980 El Cerrito Road

MLS City Name
Building Type
Garage Spaces

Property Details for 3980 El Cerrito Road

MLS #ML81812977
Days on Market44
HOA Fees-
Condo/Co-op Fees-
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeSingle-Family Homes / Single-Family Homes
Year Built1949
Lot Size0.48 AC / 20,982 SF
CountySanta Clara County

Listing Agent

Contact Agent(s)


Listing Courtesy of Compass, Carol Bartlett, DRE #00512313

Sold By Sanjeev Dixit, Broker, Sanjeev Dixit, DRE #01493605

Listing Agent

  1. Carol Bartlett

    Listing Agent


    DRE #00512313

Building Information for 3980 El Cerrito Road

Stories1Year Built1949Building Size-Lot Size0.48 AC / 20,982 SF

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$12,065 per month

30 year fixed, 2.95% Interest

Principal and Interest


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Property Information for 3980 El Cerrito Road

    Room Information
  • Additional Rooms: Workshop
  • Bathroom: Shower over Tub - 1, Stall Shower
  • Dining Room: Dining Area in Living Room, Eat in Kitchen
  • Family Room: No Family Room
  • Kitchen: Dishwasher, Exhaust Fan, Garbage Disposal, Hood Over Range, Island, Oven Range - Gas, Refrigerator
  • Number of Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Amenities: Open Beam Ceiling
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Fireplaces: Living Room
  • Flooring: Carpet, Tile
  • Laundry: In Utility Room
  • Living SqFt: 2330
  • Cooling: None
  • Heating: Radiant
  • Sewer Septic: Sewer Connected
  • Utilities: Public Utilities
  • Water: Public
    Carport and Parking
  • Carport Min: 2
  • Garage Parking Features: Carport , Guest / Visitor Parking, Off-Street Parking, Room for Oversized Vehicle
  • Garage Max: 0
  • Garage Min: 0
Property Details
    Homeowners Association
  • HOA Exists: 0
    Property Details
  • Area Text: Barron Park
  • Roof: Tar and Gravel
  • Subclass: Single Family Home
  • Year Built Source: Assessor
  • Street Number: 3980
  • Street Name: El Cerrito
  • Street Suffix: Road
  • Area ID: 232
Lot / Property Details
    Building Information
  • Number Of Stories: 1
  • Structure SqFt: 2330
  • Structure SqFt Source: Assessor
  • Age: 71
    Development Information
  • Construction Type: Adobe, Wood Frame
  • Zoning Detail: R1B1
    Location Information
  • City Limits: Yes
  • Cross Street: Los Robles / Cerrito
  • Directions: Los Robles, soft right over creek onto Cerrito Way, R on El Cerrito
  • Parcel Number: 137-19-021
  • County Name: Santa Clara
  • City Name: PALO ALTO
  • City Postal ID: 46
  • Postal Code: 94306
  • Elementary School: 310
  • Elementary School District: 481
  • Middle School Text: Ellen Fletcher Middle
  • High School District Text: Palo Alto Unified
  • High School Text: Henry M. Gunn High
    Lot Information
  • Foundation: Concrete Slab
  • Horse Property: No
  • Lot Acres: .48
  • Lot Description: Private / Secluded
  • Lot Size Area Maximum Units: Square Feet
  • Lot Size Area Minimum Units: Square Feet
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Yard Grounds: Fenced, Low Maintenance, Storage Shed / Structure, Other

Property History for 3980 El Cerrito Rd

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Nov 25, 2020


EBRD #ML81812977

Nov 24, 2020


MLSListings #ML81812977

Nov 23, 2020

Sold (Public Record)

Public Record #683939941

DateEvent & SourcePrice


EBRD #ML81812977



MLSListings #ML81812977


Sold (Public Record)

Public Record #683939941


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

Public Records for 3980 El Cerrito Road

Taxable ValueLand$51,514Additions$100,739Total$152,253
Tax Record2020$2,749 ($229 / month)
Home Facts
Beds3Total Finished SqFt2,330 SqFtAbove Grade Finished SqFt2,330 SqFtStories1Lot Size21,620 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1949Year Renovated1952ZoningR1B1CountySANTA CLARAAPN13719021

Schools near 3980 El Cerrito Road

Barron Park Elementary SchoolPublicK-50.4 mi
Henry M. Gunn High SchoolPublic9-120.4 mi
Bowman International SchoolPrivateK-80.5 mi
Terman Middle SchoolPublic6-80.6 mi

Barron Park Elementary School

K-5, 0.4 mi, Public


Henry M. Gunn High School

9-12, 0.4 mi, Public


Bowman International School

K-8, 0.5 mi, Private


Terman Middle School

6-8, 0.6 mi, Public


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Listing Courtesy of Compass, Carol Bartlett, DRE #00512313

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