Atherton Homes for Sale
Roughly midway between San Francisco to the north and San José to the south, the town of Atherton in San Mateo County is enviably situated close to big city amenities and opportunities, but is also far enough away from the exhausting buzz of major metros. The setting here is lush and deeply wooded, making Atherton homes for sale particularly appealing to those in search of tranquility and privacy.
Atherton Real Estate and Homes for Sale
Atherton homes for sale come in a vast range of sizes and architectural styles. Here you will find everything from elegantly rambling French Provençals to charming Craftsman cottages to classic Colonial Revivals. Historic, architecturally distinctive landmark estates also occasionally come into the market.
No other community on the San Francisco Peninsula offers the array of properties that Atherton does. The town, which is part of a vast area that once belonged to the 35,420-acre Rancho de las Pulgas, was a favorite summer escape of many of San Francisco’s foremost families during the 19th and early 20th centuries. They built summer mansions and estates throughout the area, many of which still exist today, are now homes to prominent citizens of our own time.
If you’d like to invest in Atherton property for sale, please don’t hesitate to contact an Atherton, CA real estate agent from the Gullixson team. For more information on the town, including links to community resources, visit the Atherton page in the Communities Served section.