128 W 42nd Ave

San Mateo, CA 94403

Beautiful family home in the San Mateo hills.

Offered at: $1,688,000

Open house schedule: 

Saturday 20th April 2-4PM, Sunday 21st April 2-4PM,

This 1,740 sq. ft home was built in 1949. The property has 2 levels with 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a two car garage and a spacious 5,200 sq. ft lot.  The 2nd story was added with permits in 1999.


Once inside you’re greeted by a sun filled, well-appointed formal living room with a gas fireplace, gleaming hardwood floors and distant views of the bay.

Gourmet kitchen


Next to the formal living room is gourmet chef’s kitchen with stainless steel appliances and recessed lighting. The kitchen overlooks a dining area with a stunning contemporary light fixture.

Back Yard

Natural light floods the living area from large sliding glass doors in the dining room. Outside is a large deck with plenty of room for BBQ’S, parties and family gatherings. Beyond is the peaceful private backyard. A perfect place to unwind with a glass of wine on a hot summer’s night and enjoy the citrus trees and the colorful shrubs.

Wonderful entertaining area


Down the hall to the right is a full bathroom with a separate shower and bath with ample storage space in the closet opposite. On either side of the hall bathroom are two large bedrooms.


As you go up to the second floor of the home you’ll notice a new Mid-Century Modern style pendant light fixture which brings architectural interest to the space. More light is added by a door leading out to a balcony with views of the front of the house. On the opposite side of the landing is another full bathroom with stall shower.

Contemporary light fixture


The tranquil master bedroom suite is to the left of the bathroom and has a bonus of private balcony with views of the bay in the distance.

Downtown San Mateo and Hillsdale Mall

Just over a mile away is Hillsdale Mall with popular restaurants, department stores and the new dining terrace offering a mix of casual dining options. Coming soon in the recent re-development of the mall, is a luxury upscale cinema with reclining seats, full bar, bowling alley and bocce court center.

Mollie Stones, Bel Mateo Bowl, restaurants

Down the street is Mollie Stones, a gourmet supermarket with a that provides complementary childcare for customers. Parents can get a coffee from the Starbucks located in the store and shop in peace! Next door is Bel Mateo Bowl, with dozens of lanes, arcade games plus a snack bar & cocktail lounge. This quaint neighborhood also offers its residents some fantastic restaurants. There’s something for everyone!


Residents are near to several major Silicon Valley tech companies such as Google, Oracle, Facebook and Box in downtown Redwood City.

Tom Thompson
Tom Thompson. DRE:01343030
Viv Kelvin
Viv Kelvin. DRE: 01909927

Tom Thompson, Broker,

Cell (650)678-0252

Email: talltom@rwthompsonproperties.com

Website: www.rwthompsonproperties.com

Viv Kelvin, Broker Associate,

Cell (650)291-7241

Email: viv@rwthompsonproperties.com

Website: www.vivkelvin.com

177 Bovet Road, Suite 600

San Mateo CA 94402

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