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Zayante, CA Homes for Sale

Zayante is a census-designated town and an unincorporated community located in Santa Cruz County, California. The neighborhood is bordered by Lompico to the northwest and Olympia to the southwest. The town’s name is derived from the local tribes of the Ohlone people who originally inhabited the area. The neighborhood is in a forested region of the county with massive redwood trees and other local fauna surrounding the community. The small town has a land area of approximately 2.7 square miles, most of which are forested hillsides and private properties. Around 705 residents are living in the Zayante neighborhood with 304 households as per the 2010 census.

Real Estate in the community is primarily single-family country homes in spacious home lots on the beautiful foothills of the Santa Cruz mountains. These homes vary in architecture and designs that range from three to four-bedroom floor layouts. Each of these residences comes with multiple baths, ample parking space, large backyards, fireplace, full kitchen, spacious living room areas, and various outdoor features.

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School Information:

  • San Lorenzo Valley Elementary
  • San Lorenzo Valley Middle School
  • Coast Redwood High School

Homes for Sale in Zayante, CA

Creekside 3BR/2.5BA is on 0.7 ac and has everything you need for everyday bliss! Large great room w/ bamboo flooring, updated kitchen & dining areas, beautiful focal-point fireplace. Downstairs bathroom  recently remodeled w/ a jetted tub and glass sink vanity. 2nd floor Master suite has vaulted ceilings & ensuite bathroom. Guest bedroom has a built-in Murphy bed! Roof & exterior paint in 2016/2018. Bonus 30x30 ft garage was converted to a recording studio. It has 3 sound isolated rooms: machine room, vocal booth, and main recording room. All walls and ceilings are double sheet rocked, acoustic insulated, sealed double doors. No sound from the outside! Located in a sunny & sought-after neighborhood, this property is a true entertainers paradise w/ creek views, fragrant flowers, fresh mountain air, local wildlife, and a large rear-deck w/ a hot tub. Quail Hollow Ranch County Park nature trails are 1 mile away and its a quick 5 min drive into downtown Felton.
7504 W Zayante RD
FELTON, California
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,138 SqFt
  • 0.891 Acres
Keep a window cracked to hear the sounds of the yearlong creek from this sweet home on a lush ¼ acre park-like flat lot. Open dining and living room areas, wood burning fireplace and remodeled kitchen with stainless steel appliances. A large skylight brings in natural light. Easy to clean laminate flooring throughout. Upstairs has 3 bedrooms, 2 of which have large windows for an amazing feel of a tree house. Wake up to the sounds of the gentle creek and chirping birds. Upstairs bath has a skylight. Bonus room for an office or a playroom. 1 bed/1 bath downstairs unit has a kitchenette, private access and gorgeous views of the river. This uniquely flat lot offers plenty of privacy & security being fully fenced with electric gate. Enjoy the built-in BBQ, bar seating area, built-in fireplace all great for entertaining your guests! Two storage sheds and lots of space for parking including an RV. Easy access to downtown Felton, Scotts Valley Santa Cruz, and Highway 17! Welcome to serenity!
9545 E Zayante RD
FELTON, California
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,294 SqFt
  • 0.276 Acres
Take your forest bathing to the next level in this serene redwood forest setting of Zayante. This redwood 3 BR, 2 BA house is 10 miles from Santa Cruz and 10 miles from Hwy 17. Designed and built by a Norwegian architect, this artfully laid out house has bright morning sunshine and is dappled in shades of green all afternoon. Enjoy your coffee or cocoa on the deck to witness the bountiful skies, and you'll see that this setting is the stuff mountain getaways are made of. With one bedroom upstairs and 2 downstairs, large windows afford lofty views of surrounding redwoods and a wooded ridgeline. All downstairs rooms have their own entry doors to the wrap-around deck. Inside storage space abounds with 2 large walk-in closets, a loft, and an outside 15'X16' shed. At 1366 sq. ft. this house is well suited for mountain living. A third shower (outdoors) can be enjoyed on warm summer nights. Recent upgrades include a new septic tank and a new 80,000 BTU high efficiency central propane heater
9937 Rosebloom AVE
FELTON, California
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,366 SqFt
  • 0.173 Acres
Perched on a quiet ridge line with breathtaking views over the forest covered Santa Cruz mountains this 3 bedroom and 2 bath home includes 2 flexible living spaces, 2 bonus rooms and an office. You will fall in love with the character offered in this lovely and eclectic single level 1,907 sqft home whether its your entry through the solid wood front door, your step into one of the vintage bathtubs, or enjoying the views from the sunroom. A central hallway bisects the home creating a good separation of space while providing ample natural light from the many windows and skylights. Sitting on a sunny 3.8 acre lot you could plant an orchard, a home vineyard, or a full home vegetable garden and currently includes a diverse garden featuring an assortment or flowering plants, shrubs, and mature trees. Idyllic country life doesn't have to mean far away as this home is an easy commute with only 35 minutes to Los Gatos, 30 minutes to Santa Cruz, and 16 minutes to Felton.
12231 Kingham Ranch RD
FELTON, California
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,907 SqFt
  • 3.805 Acres
The simple life! Tiny rustic retreat surrounded by majestic redwoods. Very cozy and peaceful! You will feel like you're stepping back in time as you come through the dutch door of this cottage in the forest. Relax on the deck off the living room surrounded by nature.  Bonus studio behind the house provides additional versatility. Off street parking area. Wonderful mountain community. Easy drive to Santa Cruz Beaches or Los Gatos. Great schools!
9540 E Zayante RD
FELTON, California
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 417 SqFt
  • 0.144 Acres
Wonderful opportunity to live in the redwood forest of Felton.  Over a quarter of an acre of land, quite flat.  County of Santa Cruz has a number of restrictions for updating this property.  If you're intention is to remodel the home please see the Santa Cruz Co. planning office before submitting an offer..  Recent appraisal valued the home at $530,000 .  The 12,937 square feet is the total of 2 parcels (074-122-11 for 9104 sq ft which the home sits on and is improvable/074-122-21 for 3833.28 sq ft which cannot be improved) also a neighbor would like to purchase some of the side yard.  listing includes a basement, 300 sq feet and a washer and dryer.  Property has a septic system, propane gas and is on city water.  UC Santa Cruz is just 20 min away and 25 min to the Santa Cruz Boardwalk. Be sure to drive down Hwy 17 to Mt Hermon Rd, left at Graham Hill Rd, left onto E. Zayante Rd and then right on Waner Way.  All square footage information was taken from the appraisal report.
209 Waner WAY
FELTON, California
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,398 SqFt
  • 0.297 Acres

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