8 Oak Court
9,352sf lot

Welcome to this charming 1940 built home, located on Sunnyvale’s first cul-de-sac and home to historic Hendy lamppost. Just minutes walking distance to downtown Murphy Avenue shops, restaurants, Whole Foods, Target, Philz coffee, weekly farmer’s market and Caltrain station. Sitting on a spacious 9,352 square foot lot, this ranch style home offers plenty of room to expand or simply enjoy the two patio areas, lots of fruit trees and mature shading trees. The living room is bright and open with hardwood floors, large picture windows, dining area and wood burning fireplace with built-in shelving. The separate family room has two built-in desks perfect for home office or schoolwork. There are 3 bedrooms, two of which have accordion doors to adjoin them with built-in book shelving and seating. Additional features include new plumbing, electrical, gasline, refinished hardwood floors and newly painted interior and exterior. The detached garage has a room above that was once an artist studio. Adjacent to Murphy Park and bowling green. Conveniently located close to local Silicon Valley employers--LinkedIn, Facebook, NASA, Apple, Google. Easy access to 101, 85, El Camino Real.



  • Built in 1940
  • Classic formal entry 
  • Newly refinished oak hardwood floors
  • Oversized living room / dining room combo with contoured ceilings and large picture windows
  • Family room with two built in study desks and bookshelves 
  • Dual pane Milgard windows throughout
  • Central forced air heat
  • Painted plaster walls additional insulation in attic crawl space 
  • Gas water heater installed in 2018 has a circulating pump allowing almost immediate hot water throughout the house 
  • Copper Waterline re-pipe in 2018
  • Complete gas line replacement in 2021
  • New 200 amp electrical panel in house 
  • New 100 amp subpanel in garage with EV car charging outlet 
  • Sewer line replacement to street in 2015
  • Studio above the garage, once an artist studio, could be used as a playroom or office space.  Large north facing picture window in this space 



  • 3 Bedroom 
  • Bedroom 1 : built in closet with drawers and cabinets above
  • Bedroom 2/3 : built with accordion doors to join the room, built in bookshelves and sitting areas



  • 2 Bathroom 
  • Bath 1: classic tub with shower, Low flow toilet, closet has dual access from bath and hallway 
  • Bath 2: tiled stall shower, Low flow toilet, dual doors (entry from pantry and family room)



  • Cozy kitchen with linoleum flooring
  • Tile countertops over oak cabinets 
  • GE Appliances: Gas range, refrigerator, dishwasher and microwave
  • Built in ironing board
  • Large pantry off kitchen 
  • Room for small breakfast table



  • Composition shingle roof
  • Horizontal painted wood siding 
  • Double French doors opening up to back patio
  • Automatic sprinkler for front and backyards
  • Large dual gated backyard 
  • Patio behind garage great for clothes line
  • New fence topped with privacy lattice along rear property line 
  • Mature Cherry Oak tree shading upper patio
  • Mature Redwood Tree 
  • Japanese maple tree, lemon, orange and lime trees
  • Hybrid tea roses and camellia plants lining driveway
  • Boxwood hedge enclosing front yard 



  • Bishop Elementary 
  • Columbia Middle
  • Fremont High 

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  • Quarterly Oak Court block parties and holiday decorations coordination 
  • Newly installed historical monument lamp post in center of court
  • Across street from Murphy Historical Park featuring lawn bowling area, playground and picnic area with recreational building 
  • 3 blocks to downtown Sunnyvale Murphy Ave shops and restaurants and CalTrain 
  • Nearby to Saveway, Target, Sprouts and more
  • Short commute to many Tech companies (including Apple, 23adn Me, Google and LinkedIn)
  • 2 blocks from Central Expressway, easy access to Highways 101, 85, El Camino Real and Lawrence Expressway 

Presented By

Kevin Swartz

Real Estate Consultant
Atria Real Estate
(408) 201-3849
DRE #01907996
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