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Atherton Estate Formerly Owned By Gap Founders Listed For $100M

Doris and Don Fisher had used the property as a summer home, according to SF Gate.

Eric He |

MENLO PARK-ATHERTON, CA — If the Gap founders’ former summer home sells for the $100 million listing price, it would be the most expensive sale in the Bay Area’s most expensive zip code, according to SF Gate.

The five-bedroom property is on sale for the first time since 1975. Spanning eight acres and three different parcels, it is the ninth largest estate in Atherton.

  • Address: 170 Atherton Ave, Atherton, CA
  • Price: $100000000
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 4
  • Listing Description: A legendary property on the market for the first time since 1975. Approx. 8 level acres comprising 3 separate parcels (154 Atherton Avenue a 2-acre parcel, 170 Atherton Avenue a 4-acre parcel and 178 Atherton Avenue a 2-acre parcel), making it the 9th largest estate in Atherton. Main & secondary homes w/ understated elegance, pool house, guest house, pool & tennis court. Surrounding it all is verdant landscaping & majestic trees that stretch endlessly & intersected w/ paths for showcasing its current use as an art sculpture garden. 2 wells for irrigation service the entire 8-acres. This unrivaled setting offers complete privacy from the street and myriad possibilities of use for the future, including art collection as it is today, car collector garages, indoor pool or other sports training facilities, an executive office complex, a family compound, and of course, a magnificent estate on a grand scale. Located in the #1 zip code per Forbes midway between San Francisco & Silicon Valley.

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