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848 Southampton Drive Palo Alto , California


Ultra-modern design, timeless luxury, and the best of contemporary amenities converge in this spectacular example of cutting-edge architecture on a lot of over 8,000 sq. ft. (per county) in the sought-after neighborhood of Green Gables. Offering 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 2 half-baths, and nearly 4,700 sq. ft. of chic living space (per county), this home is perfectly suited to meet the needs of today’s Silicon Valley lifestyle, while still maintaining a warm, inviting ambiance. A streamlined layout over three levels includes expansive gathering spaces, a stunning kitchen with high-end appliances from Miele, Thermador, and Bosch, a theater, and comfortable accommodations for the entire family, while dramatic walls of glass flood the home with natural light and create a seamless connection to the outdoors. From this great location, you will be mere moments to Rinconada Park, a short trip to the excitement of downtown Palo Alto, and close to U.S. 101 for Bay Area commuting, while children may attend top-rated Palo Alto schools (buyer to verify eligibility). This is Silicon Valley living at its absolute finest – welcome home.


  • Stunning ultra-modern design creates outstanding curb appeal for this 5-bedroom, 4 full-, and 2 half-bath home, offering nearly 4,700 sq. ft. of living space (per county) over three levels, all set on a lot of 8,060 sq. ft. (per county) in the desirable neighborhood of Green Gables
  • Completed by famous Maydan Architects of Palo Alto, this cutting-edge home features top-of-the-line finishes and conveniences, plus luxurious appointments around every corner


  • A spectacular wall of glass overlooking the backyard illuminates the living room, which is warmed by a centerpiece fireplace and crowned by soaring ceilings
  • The open-concept dining room boasts a wall of glass all its own, with access to the backyard
  • The high-end, stainless-steel kitchen features an island with seating, two sinks, attached walk-in pantry, appliances from Miele, Thermador, and Bosch, and streamlined seamless cabinetry
  • Rich hardwood floors extend throughout the family room, which is perfectly suited for entertaining and connects to the outdoor wooden deck
  • On the home’s downstairs level, an expansive theater includes a ceiling-mounted DLP Optoma projector, a large screen, in-ceiling speakers, and frosted glass privacy doors
  • Also downstairs, the second family room includes ample built-in storage, plus a glass door to a light well patio, while a flexible-use room is currently configured as a fitness center


  • The exquisite upstairs master suite features in-ceiling speakers, a window seat, a glass door to a private balcony with views of the backyard, and a walk-in closet, while the en suite bathroom features a dual-sink vanity with Hansgrohe faucets, a jetted tub, and a walk-in shower with seven showerheads
  • An additional guest suite resides downstairs, while on the upstairs level, a third guest suite includes a glass door to a private balcony overlooking the front of the home
  • Two additional upstairs bedrooms provide comfort and convenience for the entire family


  • This home also includes a laundry room, two powder rooms, an attached 1-car garage, and air conditioning


  • Offering fantastic space for outdoor entertainment and enjoyment, the backyard includes a large covered deck, lush lawn, and shade trees


  • From this great location, you will be just moments to Rinconada Park, a short trip to the exciting amenities of University Avenue, and close to U.S. 101 for Bay Area commuting
  • Children may attend acclaimed schools including Walter Hays Elementary, Greene Middle, and Palo Alto High (buyer to verify eligibility)

Price $5,988,000
Beds 5
Baths 4
Garage 2
Living Area 4,672 sq. ft
Lot Area 8,060 sq. ft