590 Rider Ridge RD Santa Cruz, CA
$ 1,950,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#ML81838361
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountySANTA CRUZ
  • CitySanta Cruz
  • AreaScotts Valley North
  • Zip95065
  • Style
  • Price$ 1,950,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage2395
  • Lot Size2.98 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Janet Romanowski with David Lyng Real Estate.
Data Source:
MLS Listings
Property Description

You can't get much closer to perfection than top of the world views, 2.9 acres of mostly south-facing gardens, a world-class observatory, and this meticulously maintained and remodeled home. "Casa de Palmas", named for the rare and exotic palms throughout this ridgetop property and lining the gated driveway is a horticultural oasis of subtropicals, ornamentals, fruits, veggies, flowers and ponds. Sunset Zone 16 ranks among the best in the world for gardeners, evidenced by the variety of apples, pears, citrus, cherimoyas, macadamias and more. Panoramic views stretch to the ocean, w/ample deck and patio space to enjoy it. One-level design w/walls of windows and high ceilings, plus a generous game rm, storage room and garage downstairs, solar and AC. Attention to detail everywhere you turn. Detached bldg w/retractable roof has endless possibilities for hobby/workspace. A peaceful oasis, midway between Los Gatos and Santa Cruz, 10 mins from Hwy 17, in top-rated Happy Valley School District

Price History
4/15/2021 Listed $1,849,500

General Features

Age 43
Amenities Misc. Vaulted Ceiling
Building Type Detached
Cooling Central AC
County Santa Cruz
Energy Features Double Pane Windows, Low Flow Shower, Low Flow Toilet, Solar Heating, Solar Power
Fireplaces Family Room, Free Standing, Living Room, Wood Burning
Flooring Carpet, Hardwood, Tile
Heating Central Forced Air, Solar
Incorporated Y/n Yes
Listing Agent State License 00826867
MLS Area Scotts Valley North
Parking Features Attached Garage, Gate / Door Opener, Room for Oversized Vehicle
Property SubType Single Family Home
Property Type Residential
Roof Composition
Special Listing Conditions Not Applicable
Status Active
Utilities Solar Panels - Owned
View Bay, Mountains, Ocean, Valley
Virtual Tour
Water Storage Tank, Well - Shared
Year Built 1978
Zoning Text A

Interior Features

Bathroom Double Sinks, Granite, Master - Stall Shower(s), Shower and Tub, Tub
Dining Room Breakfast Bar, Dining Area
Family Room Separate Family Room
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Kitchen Countertop - Granite, Dishwasher, Oven Range - Electric, Refrigerator
Laundry Features Inside
Living Sqft 2395
Total Bedrooms Master Bedroom on Ground Floor, Master Suite / Retreat
Total Bedrooms 3

Exterior Features

Building Area Total 2395
Fencing Fenced, Gate
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Horse Property No
Lot Acres 2.9830
Lot Size Area 129939.00
Lot Size Units Square Feet
Maximum Lot Size 129939.00
Number of Garage Spaces 2
Sewer/Septic Septic Tank / Pump
Yard/grounds Deck, Fenced, Sprinklers - Auto, Storage Shed / Structure


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 95065

AVG $1.83M
AVG 31
Year Built
AVG 1965

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