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Glorious Horse Property Close to Downtown San Jose

21150 Rakstad Rd., San Jose, CA 95120  |  MLS #81448509  | Virtual Tour #1276093

Minutes Away From High Tech

Minutes Away From High Tech

Down a country lane in the rolling hills south of San Jose sits your new single story estate home on a flat 3.5 acre parcel just minutes away from downtown and short commute to high tech companies. Escape city bustle to relax in the pastoral tranquility of a 4 bedroom 3.5 bathroom executive custom gorgeous home. Here you can lounge in lushly landscaped gardens, splash in a private pool, stroll to visit horses in the back. Curl up by the massive stone fireplace or find seclusion in an office away from the main household activity. Your children can attend top schools in the San Jose School District. School over, they can roam the secluded 3.5 acres or even ride their own horses you have there. And when you want, share the luxurious space with family and friends. A gourmet kitchen and light-filled open spaces flow into spacious patios and lawn for entertaining both intimate and large groups. From the privacy of a separate cottage, guests can enjoy the resort-like setting. Gourmet kitchen using the finest materials boasts granite counters, cherry wood cabinetry with leaded glass inserts, Biking professional stove with 2 full size ovens, Bosch dishwasher, sub zero refrigerator, wine cooler, island with warming drawer and overhead skylight. Beautifully designed for entertaining or family gatherings, many rooms have French doors leading to inviting backyard. Extra large master bedroom with 14 foot ceilings and 2 walk- in closets and ample sized other bedrooms. Vaulted ceilings in living room and exquisite foyer with stained glass windows make the dramatic entrance first impression especially beautiful. Separate guest cottage with full kitchen and bath is excellent for nanny or in law. There is even a 1500 sf steel utility building which can be used for gatherings or even a barn. Only a few minutes drive to outstanding local schools: Graystone Elementary,Bret Harte Middle and Leland High as well as Challenger. Serenity and efficiency awaits you.

  • $2,488,000
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 3.5 bathrooms
  • 3 Garages
  • Almaden
For more information, contact:
JeannieApostole-Diamond Certified,Broker,GRI,CRS,SFR,SRES,CNE,Gr

JeannieApostole-Diamond Certified,Broker,GRI,CRS,SFR,SRES,CNE,Gr

Coldwell Banker

Aerial shot #1
Fabulous flat land estate in the heart of Silicon Valley, San Jose, California.This is a dream property. It even has solar energy.

Custom Excellent Floor Plan
Custom home boasting many windows and French doors leading to beautiful outside, an entertainer's paradise

Gated Entrance
Electronic gate opens to an ample courtyard for family fun or entertaining

Elegant Entrance
Double doors open to an elegant foyer

Grand Foyer
Spectacular foyer with stained glass palladian windows

Huge slate courtyard

Additional Privacy
A little corner of your own world

Private Driveway Entrance
Imagine driving up to your own oasis right in Silicon Valley. Room for lots of cars or extra vehicles

Oversized 3 Car Garage
Look at all this space. There is even a large storage, work room behind the garage

Spectacular Ranchette
Flat land just minutes away from Downtown San Jose and High tech

Call This Your Home
Not only do you have a spectacular home, but you have a pool, a huge 1500 sf storage metal barn and room for horses, all on a flat piece right off McKean Road minutes away from 85

Guest House With Tower
Full Guest House for nanny or in law with a tower room accessed outside for special hobbies, like reading or painting

Guest House With Tower
Private entrance to the guest house for nanny or in law. Tower has a separate entrance.

Huge Metal Barn
You will love this 1500 square foot metal barn of pure storage, clean and wonderful to store things or to even have special events

Views Everywhere
Look at these views! Country living at its best and close to 85 in Almaden

Large Fenced in Grass Yard
In ground pool, fenced and with solar heating, for happy California sunny days

Front Panoramic
This is a dream property, rare opportunity in Silicon Valley

Gourmet Kitchen
Great for entertaining or family fun.

Bright Kitchen
Recessed lighting, custom cabinetry, granite counters, 6 burner Viking Stove

Fabulous Kitchen
Viking Professional stove with top shelf and hood that contains two heat lamps and fans. Stove top has 6 regular burners and 2 char grill burners, griddle and double oven, sub zero refrigerator, island with sink

Dream Kitchen
Granite counters, island with a sink,large refrigerator,warming drawer, custom cabinetry,recessed lighting,skylight, dishwasher,

Dining Room
Open beam ceilings, patio door to huge slate patio, lots of windows and even an atrium leading to family room and living room

Dining With Wood Burning Stove
Atrium leads through to formal living area with massive stone fireplace

Large Dining Area
Everywhere you look beautiful custom windows

Living Room
Open beam ceilings and gorgeous doors leading to large manicured back yard

Living Room/Family Room
Gorgeous open beamed ceilings and stone fireplace

Living/Family Room

Living Room
Hardwood floors accentuate the exquisite wood throughout the home

Room for Horses

Horse Estate
Although they don't come with the property, wouldn't you love to be able to keep your own here?

Notice that the guest house with a tower even has the same high windows at the roof line as the larger part of the house. French doors off master bedroom and family room make for easy access for play or for entertaining

In Ground Pool
Solar Heating and fenced for security

Private Backyard
Fenced pool to the right. Decking and slate patios everywhere

Pool to the left in this picture..notice how family or entertaining friendly this yard really is

This 1500 square foot out building can be used as a barn or storage for cars or other or a huge, clean room for entertaining. Notice the solar on this building which serves the home.

Barn Inside
Clean and large inside metal out building with an over sized garage roll up door on both sides to drive right through.

Generous Back Yard

Acreage 3.55 acres
The property is zoned: RR SR

Large inside laundry room

Large Main Master Bedroom
Open beam ceilings and beautiful windows and doors leading to yard


Master Bath
Luxuriate in this tub

2 Huge Walk In Closets
Custom designed for even the most discriminating person

Master Closet (2)
Two huge customized walk in closets in master bedroom

Powder Room

Second Master Bedroom Bath
Second master bedroom and bath with walk in shower and a tub

Second Master Bedroom Bath


Second Master Bedroom

Another Bedroom On Other Side
2 Bedrooms on the other side of the home for more privacy or use as an office

Bedroom Used As An Office

Floor Plan
Professionally measured rendition. Click on "Attachments" to see this page for a longer time.

Welcome Home!
Wouldn't you love to call this home?

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