SOLD  on July 6, 2018 –  with 3 offers – closed at $1,667,250 officially, but seller paid all of the buyer’s agent commission, and net to seller was equal to $1,710,000.

 

4843 Englewood Dr, San Jose, CA 95129 is a spacious, sunny home for sale in the Happy Valley neighborhood! Big back yard! Near Country Lane School, Saratoga Creek Park, shops, dining, movies, and more! On the MLS by Tuesday morning, May  29, 2018.

Do you dream of living with a shorter commute, enjoying a spacious home & yard?  Perhaps you’d love a highly regarded neighborhood school just a few blocks away, and shops and dining nearby? These are things many home buyers want, but not everyone has two million dollars to throw at the dream! If this sounds like your wish list, keep reading and make plans to see this newly listed Happy Valley home for sale with your Realtor ASAP, or stop by any of our open houses at 4843 Englewood Dr, San Jose, CA 95129 in the lovely Happy Valley neighborhood (also known as the Country Lane neighborhood). Info on the open house dates is below. This home offers 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and 1585 square feet of living space on a big 8231 SF lot – and is offered at $1,500,000.

4843 Englewood Dr, San Jose, CA 95129 in the Happy Valley neighborhood

What makes 4843 Englewood Dr, San Jose, CA 95129  so special?

The house itself  has a great layout with good-sized rooms and hardwood floors in much of the house. The house is thoughtfully designed and there’s loads of natural light.  The size of the back yard is an especially rare find. The location within the Happy Valley neighborhood is ideal – not too close to busy roads, not too close to the school.

Quick Facts for 4843 Englewood Dr., San Jose

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • 1585 SF (appx)
  • 8231 SF Lot (appx)
  • Built in 1959
  • Offered at $1,500,000
  • Schools: Country Lane Elementary, Moreland Middle, Prospect High

OPEN HOUSE SCHEDULE 4843 Englewood Dr, San Jose, CA 95129

  • Thursday, May 31 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
  • Saturday, June 2 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Sunday, June 3 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Disclosures will be ready by Friday, June 1st.

Browse photos of this great Happy Valley home for sale!

The living room’s large picture window brings in oodles of light, making a wonderful first impression. Hardwood flooring is found in the living room, and all 4 bedrooms – and is under the hallway and dining room flooring, too.

Living Room at 4843 Englewood Dr., San Jose CA 95129

Below, see a view toward what is nearly a wall of glass with the over-sized picture windowand a window wrapping around the corner, too. The entire interior was just painted, making the whole house feel fresh and clean.

Living Room 4843 Englewood Drive in Country Lane neighborhood of West San Jose

Around the corner is a nice-sized dining room, which is open to all the main living areas of the house. It is bathed in natural light from the large skylight, making this an especially pleasant area.  (Pergo type flooring is present, and I’m told that there’s hardwood underneath it.) The view below shows the family room in the distance, with more natural light coming in from the back patio area.

Dining Room in Country Lane neighborhood home for sale

The next dining room view shows part of the kitchen. There are 2 white doors in the distance, one of them leads to the garage and the other is a pantry.

Dining Room with skylight and fan light

The kitchen employs gas cooking and offers a stainless steel hood, newer Bosch dishwasher, and double sink. The counter top is a very attractive quartz that matches the wooden cabinets nicely.

Kitchen featuring stainless steel sink, dishwasher, and hood

There’s quite a lot of storage between the built in cabinets, which were extended, and the pantry. The large window overlooks the front yard.

Kitchen with gas cooking

And you’ve seen a hint of the family room, but here’s another view of that room and its brand new carpeting – please note the fireplace insert, which I’m told gives out a lot of heat:

Family Room at 4843 Englwood Drive San Jose CA 95129

The master bedroom enjoys double closets and plenty of room:

Master Bedroom with double closets

The master bath features wonderfully neutral off-white tile and a stall shower.

Master Bath

The hall bath also provides off-white tile and a shower over tub.

Hall Bathroom

There are three more bedrooms, not shown here, but you can view them in the gallery, below.

The amazing back yard at 4843 Englewood Drive: why is it so large?

While many houses in San Jose are set far back from the street, giving an impression of a large lot, most have small back yards.  Buyers would prefer that the land be in back, where it would be more used. And that is the case with this home! The house at 4843 Englewood Dr, San Jose, CA 95129 was built forward on the lot, so the 8231 SF lot is largely usable in back – and is a real treat! Check out Google’s satellite view for the perspective.

Here, only a portion of the large patio is shown – but there’s loads of room for entertaining under the stars!

Patio and Yard

The rest of the yard includes a lawn area, a playground area, and planting beds – but with so much room, you can decide whether you want a pool, a place for a trampoline, or what?  Or expand the house into the patio area and still have tons of yard space left.

normous Yard with loads of potential at 4843 Englewood Dr, San Jose, CA 95129

The neighborhood offers so much, too!  Country Lane Elementary is just a few blocks away, as is lovely Saratoga Creek Park – right within the immediate neighborhood. Nearby, there are shops at Westgate, El Paseo de Saratoga, and the shops along Saratoga Avenue and Prospect Road.

A few features to note:
Enormous back yard offering many possibilities: room to add on, build a pool, and more
Hardwood floors visible in living room and all 4 bedrooms
Hardwood floors are also under the Pergo flooring in the dining room and hallway
Air conditioning
Fresh paint throughout
New carpet in family room
Attached 2 car garage
Beautiful tree-lined street

Schools
Country Lane Elementary
Moreland Middle
Prospect High

*** Offers after the open house weekend, June 2 and 3. Call regarding offer date. No preemptive offers, please ***

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