This 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom updated ranch home is nestled on a tranquil residential street in the San Mateo Terrace neighborhood on San Mateo’s desirable west side, surrounded by parks, top-rated schools, stores, and restaurants.
The home is just 3 blocks to Hillsdale High School, and only 4 blocks from the Creek Overlook Trail entrance to Sugarloaf Mountain Open Space. It is close to Beresford Park, the Peninsula Golf & Country Club, Laurelwood Shopping Center, Hillsdale Shopping Center, downtown San Mateo, and the College of San Mateo. Pacific Ocean beaches are just a 25-minute drive away.
Ideally located close to Highway 92, this convenient location simplifies commuting, whether to San Francisco or Silicon Valley on the 280 and 101 freeways, or to the East Bay over the San Mateo Bridge. The Hillsdale station for SamTrans and CalTrain is only a 5-minute drive.
This welcoming home includes many features and amenities.
Front entry hall is illuminated by glass bricks on both sides of the front door. It includes a coat closet and an original mid-century Nutone ornamental door chime.
Sunny, open living room-dining room includes 4 large picture windows overlooking back yard greenery. An all-season, cool-to-the-touch Touchstone electric fireplace with natural-looking LED flame technology adds ambiance. A door opens to a deck for indoor-outdoor entertaining.
Updated kitchen includes sunny windows overlooking the front yard, stainless appliances and sink, quartz countertops, custom tile backsplashes, and plentiful storage cabinets.
In the large master bedroom, three sunny windows overlook the front yard.
Master bathroom includes a vanity with quartz countertop, a step-in shower, and a storage cabinet.
Sunny second bedroom overlooks the back yard and provides a view across the San Francisco Bay to the East Bay hills. Its closet allows access to the attic.
Third bedroom has sunny corner windows looking across the San Francisco Bay to Mount Diablo. This room includes a built-in wall safe.
Hall bathroom provides a shower over tub, a vanity with quartz countertop, and a storage cabinet.
2-car garage includes parking, overhead storage, water heater, furnace, and programmable electronic garage door opener. Laundry area features LG Steam washing machine and LG TrueSteam dryer.
Large crawl space runs the full length of the house, plenty of room for extra storage.
Fenced back yard is landscaped for attractiveness and easy maintenance. It includes a deck and wraparound patio surrounded by sheltering greenery for relaxing, entertaining friends, and family get-togethers. A Rain Dial automatic watering system simplifies gardening. A storage shed with concrete floor provides extra storage space.
Large, attractively landscaped front yard situated on a corner lot.
Spacious covered front porch overlooks front yard, adding a second area for outdoor relaxation.