1600 Bryant St

        This extraordinary circa 1920s Spanish Colonial Revival offers sophisticated style and timeless appeal on one of the largest parcels in the heart of prestigious Old Palo Alto.  Built for prominant businessman, Frederick A. Wickett, Vice–President of New York Life Insurance, this classic residence has been meticulously maintained and renovated to blend period details with modern day amenities. The flowing floor plan is highlighted by formal living areas ideal for every day living and grand scale entertaining, while a tremendous chef’s kitchen anchors the heart of the home.  Detailed moldings, arched windows/doors, and lath and plaster walls embody European grandeur and charm. Beautifully oriented to take advantage of the picturesque outdoor surroundings, many French doors extend the living space out to the magnificent lot embraced by heritage trees, sun-swept pool and multiple terraces. Adding to the appeal of this truly rare offering is its close proximity to Stanford University, downtown Palo Alto,  Elizabeth Gamble Gardens, Town & Country Village and top rated Palo Alto schools.



  • 6 bedrooms  |  3 full baths  |  3 half baths
  • Approximately 6,225± sf of living space
  • Extraordinary 22,575± sf lot (0.52 acres)
  • Dramatic formal living and dining rooms
  • Expansive formal library/sitting room
  • Chef’s kitchen with top of the line appliances
  • Spacious master suite with balcony, walk-in closet with dressing area and spa-inspired bath
  • 5 upstairs bedrooms + office (or 6th bedroom)
  • 2-car garage with attached mudroom & home gym
  • Top Palo Altos: Walter Hays Elementary; Greene Middle; Palo Alto High (buyer to verify with PAUSD)



With its tree-lined, picturesque streets, eclectic mix of architecture and addresses of some of the most famous icons in the tech world, the Old Palo Alto neighborhood has long been known as one of Palo Alto's most esteemed enclaves. Heritage magnolia and redwood trees line the wide streets of this sought after neighborhood, providing a rarefied ambiance reminiscent of the trophy estates of Beverly Hills and Pacific Heights. Architectural styles abound with a seamless blend of Craftsman and Spanish Revival homes mixed in with some newer contemporary properties. Adding to the appeal of this prestigious neighborhood is its close proximity to Stanford University, vibrant downtown shopping/dining, Town & Country Village, Elizabeth Gamble Gardens and a plethora of parks. With Silicon Valley just moments away, numerous tech companies are headquartered in Palo Alto and many such as Facebook, Pinterest, Tesla, Houzz and PayPal all got their start in Palo Alto.


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