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Historic Silicon Valley Flood Estate Built in 1941 Listed for $85 Million

Here’s a once-in-a lifetime opportunity to own a landmark, historic and never before on the market 1941 built Silicon Valley estate for yet another generation to come.

Offering one of the largest private parcels on the Peninsula, this huge colonial-style home which has been the address of James Flood and his family, one of the most prominent families in Northern California’s history, has now been listed for whopping $85 million, to become one of the most expensive homes in Silicon Valley.

This massive old ‘Flood’ estate of late Elizabeth Dresser Flood who was predeceased by James Flood, her husband and the grandson of Comstock legend James Clair Flood, has been known as host to politicians such as President John Kennedy, as well as the scene of grand weddings and family gatherings. Also, we have recently seen that world’s smartest designer and Apple’s design genius Sir Jonathan Paul ‘Jony’ Ive bought a $17 million home in San Francisco's Billionaire Row.
 

Location:
This grand and historic Silicon Valley estate is situated on 331 Green Rd, Woodside, California.

Accommodation:
Surrounded by absolute privacy, this Colonial-style 9,000 square feet home on about rare and unrivaled setting encompassing approximately 92 acres of glorious land boasts nine full bedrooms and 8 ½ bathrooms.

The residence has been enveloped with grounds designed by the renowned landscape architect Thomas Church, including the pool, along with a full-size tennis court, and three-stall barn.
Also, there’s a 2-bedroom gatehouse and 2-bedroom caretaker’s house with its own garden.

Interiors:
The grand main residence boasts architectural achievement in the classic Colonial style.

It has a well maintained interiors that actually reflect the beauty of the era’s fine architecture and craftsmanship.

Richly stained hardwood floors, extensive millwork, stunning crystal lighting.  

Along with number of French doors that open to the breathtaking setting, adds to estate's historic value.
 

Estate History:
This was the estate of Elizabeth dresser Flood, who died at the age of 94 in April 2011. Reportedly, even in her early 90s, she used to enjoy stacking a cord of wood, driving the red Talbot car that she got on her honeymoon and herding cattle at her Santa Barbara ranch.

Interestingly, the Floods’ eldest son, James Flood, estimates that his affluent parents spent a total of $100,000 on the construction of this beautiful estate.  

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This was drafted from an article published in www.bornrich.com To see the original article Click Here

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