1550 Cowper St
Welcome to this rare opportunity to own a property steeped in Palo Alto's rich architectural heritage designed and built by Pedro de Lemos, renowned artist and architect. Situated on over 1/3 acre in prestigious Old Palo Alto and built in 1932, this historic cluster of 5 dwellings including comprising 1550, 1552, 1554, 1560 and 1566 Cowper, exemplifies de Lemos' belief that art could be applied to everything connected with life's needs. The main home at 1550 features de Lemos' signature design elements including timbered ceilings, wood doors with decorative hardware, plaster walls, ntriguing niches and artistic light fixtures. The outstanding location is within Palo Alto's desirable Old Palo Alto neighborhood near award-winning schools and world class shopping, dining and Stanford University.
The owners have worked closely with trusted local architects Young and Borlik, the City of Palo Alto Planning Department as well as their historical consultants, to create a beautiful plan for future development. There are many possibilities for this property including a potential lot split as well. The development potential possibilities will provide a new owner with an unrivaled opportunity to live in, remodel, or develop this rare and historic property in Old Palo Alto.