838 Hilmar Street

Santa Clara, CA 95050

1/2 Bath
2,264 Sq. Ft.
$835 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.


One of the most beloved homes in highly regarded University Square near Santa Clara University. 1940s era craftsmanship echoes throughout this wonderful home built by Peter Pasetta. Close to downtown Santa Clara, SCC Caltrain, Central Park, The Alameda, downtown San Jose, Google Village, Santana Row, the high-tech corridor along Central Expressway, and a 7 minute Uber/Lyft to the airport (SJC) -- you are in the thick of it but it feels like a quiet escape. This 4 bedroom 3 Bath home with 2,264 sq...

Property Details for 838 Hilmar Street

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Listing Courtesy of Larry Christen, Broker, L Christen, DRE #01138670

Property Details for 838 Hilmar Street

MLS #ML81847883
Days on Compass14
HOA Fees-
Condo/Co-op Fees-
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeSingle-Family Homes / Detached
Year Built1941
Lot Size0.16 AC / 6,779 SF
CountySanta Clara County

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Listing Courtesy of Larry Christen, Broker, L Christen, DRE #01138670

Building Information for 838 Hilmar Street

Stories2Year Built1941Building Size-Lot Size0.16 AC / 6,779 SF

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$6,334 per month

30 year fixed, 2.95% Interest

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Property Information for 838 Hilmar Street

    Room Information
  • Additional Rooms: Attic, Formal Entry, Laundry Room, Utility Room
  • Bathroom: Double Sinks, Half on Ground Floor, Shower and Tub, Stall Shower, Tile
  • Bedrooms: Ground Floor Bedroom, Master Suite / Retreat
  • Dining Room: Breakfast Nook, Eat in Kitchen, Formal Dining Room
  • Family Room: Separate Family Room
  • Kitchen: 220 Volt Outlet, Cooktop - Electric, Countertop - Tile, Dishwasher, Garbage Disposal, Hookups - Ice Maker, Ice Maker, Microwave, Oven - Gas, Oven Range - Gas, Pantry
  • Number of Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Half Bathrooms: 1
  • Communications: Cable TV
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Fireplaces: 2.0
  • Fireplaces Min: 2
  • Flooring: Hardwood, Tile
  • Laundry: Dryer, Electricity Hookup (110V), Electricity Hookup (220V), Gas Hookup, In Utility Room, Inside, Washer
  • Living SqFt: 2264
  • Special Features: Grab Bars
  • Cooling: Ceiling Fan
  • Heating: Central Forced Air - Gas, Fireplace
  • Sewer Septic: Sewer - Public, Sewer Connected
  • Utilities: Natural Gas, Public Utilities
  • Water: Public, Water Available at Street
  • Garage and Parking: Detached Garage, On Street
  • Garage Max: 2
  • Garage Min: 2
Property Details
    Homeowners Association
  • HOA Exists: 0
    Property Details
  • Area Text: Santa Clara
  • Roof: Shingle, Wood Shakes / Shingles
  • Stories: Two Story
  • Subclass: Single Family Home
  • Year Built Source: Assessor
  • Street Number: 838
  • Street Name: Hilmar
  • Street Suffix: Street
  • Area ID: 8
Lot / Property Details
    Building Information
  • Number Of Stories: 2
  • Structure SqFt: 2264
  • Structure SqFt Source: Assessor
  • Age: 80
    Development Information
  • Construction Type: Concrete , Wood Frame
  • Zoning Detail: R1
    Location Information
  • Cross Street: Alviso
  • Parcel Number: 269-51-011
  • County Name: Santa Clara
  • City Name: SANTA CLARA
  • City Postal ID: 63
  • Postal Code: 95050
  • Elementary School: 404
  • Elementary School District: 483
  • Middle School Text: Buchser Middle
  • High School District Text: Santa Clara Unified
  • High School Text: Santa Clara High
    Lot Information
  • Fencing: Fenced Back, Gate, Wood
  • Foundation: Concrete Perimeter and Slab, Wood Frame
  • Horse Property: No
  • Lot Acres: .16
  • Lot Size Area Maximum Units: Square Feet
  • Lot Size Area Minimum Units: Square Feet
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Yard Grounds: Back Yard, Fenced, Outdoor Fireplace, Sprinklers - Auto, Sprinklers - Lawn, Storage Shed / Structure
Mobile / Manufactured Information
    Other Information
  • Dual Variable: No

Property History for 838 Hilmar Street

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Jun 8, 2021

Listed (Active)

EBRD #ML81847883

Jun 8, 2021

Listed (Active)

MLSListings #ML81847883

DateEvent & SourcePrice

Listed (Active)

EBRD #ML81847883


Listed (Active)

MLSListings #ML81847883


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

Public Records for 838 Hilmar Street

Taxable ValueLand$33,565Additions$94,550Total$128,115
Tax Record2020$1,665 ($139 / month)
Home Facts
Beds4Total Finished SqFt2,264 SqFtAbove Grade Finished SqFt2,264 SqFtStories2Lot Size6,600 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1941Year Renovated1941ZoningR1CountySANTA CLARAAPN26951011

Schools near 838 Hilmar Street

Washington Elementary SchoolPublicK-50.2 mi
Buchser Middle SchoolPublic6-80.5 mi
St. Clare Elementary SchoolPrivatePK-80.6 mi
Moran Autism CenterPrivateK-120.7 mi

Washington Elementary School

K-5, 0.2 mi, Public


Buchser Middle School

6-8, 0.5 mi, Public


St. Clare Elementary School

PK-8, 0.6 mi, Private


Moran Autism Center

K-12, 0.7 mi, Private


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838 Hilmar Street is a single family home for sale in Santa Clara, CA 95050. This property was listed for sale on June 8, 2021 by Larry Christen, Broker at $1,890,000. This listing's school district is Santa Clara Unified School District. Nearby schools include Washington Elementary School, Buchser Middle School and St. Clare Elementary School. 838 Hilmar Street is a 4-bed, 2.5-bath, 2,264 sqft single family home built in 1941. This address can also be written as 838 Hilmar St.

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Listing Courtesy of Larry Christen, Broker, L Christen, DRE #01138670

Based on information from the San Francisco Association of Realtors as of 06/08/2021 12:00 AM, the MLSListings MLS as of 06/08/2021 12:00 AM, or the BAREIS MLS as of 06/08/2021 12:00 AM. MLS data is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS. Information is provided for consumers’ personal, non-commercial use, and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Buyers are responsible for verifying the accuracy of all information and should investigate the data themselves or retain appropriate professionals. Information from sources other than the Listing Agent may have been included in the MLS data. Unless otherwise specified in writing, the Broker/Agent has not and will not verify any information obtained from other sources. The Broker/Agent providing the information contained herein may or may not have been the Listing and/or Selling Agent. Information being provided is for consumers’ personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purposes other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Data last updated on 06/18/2021 01:29 AM