40 Santa Rita Dr, Walnut Creek, CA 94596

3 beds2 baths1,923 sqft Edit

Edit home facts for a more accurate Zestimate.
Sold: $1,020,000
Sold on 06/19/13
Zestimate®: $979,451
Est. Mortgage

Estimated Monthly Payment


Please enter a dollar amount between $0 and $200,000,000


Please enter a percent between 0% and 100%

30 Year Fixed:
15 Year Fixed:
5/1 ARM:
Estimated taxes & insurance of are not included.
See current rates On

A Zestimate® home valuation is Zillow's estimated market value. It is not an appraisal. Use it as a starting point to determine a home's value. Learn more

My Notes

You'll love entertaining in this spectacular spacious single story home with 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. Rich hardwood floors, skylights, wood ceilings, Craftsman style interior doors, replaced windows and Anderson French doors are some of the highlights that make this home so special.The beautiful park-like setting has expansive lawns, flowering gardens, raised vegetable beds and a Tahoe blue in-ground pool and spa. The site is over 1/2 acre and is located just blocks from the Iron Horse Trail, Shell Ridge Open Space, award-winning Walnut Creek schools and the gourmet restaurants and world-class shopping in downtown Walnut Creek.The warm living room has rich wood floors, traditional fireplace with granite hearth, crown molding, indirect lighting and French doors that open to an intimate sitting area for evening drinks.The amazing kitchen has tons of cabinets, hardwood floors, wood beamed ceilings and high-end appliances. Any chef will appreciate the Dacor microwave and oven, Viking gas range, Miele dishwasher and GE Monogram built-in refrigerator, picture window and attached combination pantry and laundry room. The combination family room / dining room will be a favorite location for everyone! Features include three sets of French doors that create a wonderful connection to the outdoors, sunny Anderson windows, a built-in entertainment and a spectacular custom wood cathedral ceiling with skylight.The main bath has maple cabinets, marble walls and flooring, "stone-like" tile counters and a sunken tub with high-end glass enclosure and beautiful privacy window. The spacious master suite has cathedral ceilings and walk-in closet. The master bath has tiled wainscoted walls, granite counters & two vanity areas with individual skylights. The shower has 2 shower heads and built-in bench.The .55 acre lot provides great set back from the street, tons of additional off-street parking and a park-like yard . The gorgeous setting has expansive lawn areas, beautiful flower beds, a gazebo, raised vegetable beds & a gorgeous "Tahoe blue" in-ground pool and spa.  More Less 


  • Lot: 0.55 acres
  • Single Family
  • Built in 1953
  • Views: 3,096 all time views
  • Heating: Forced air
  • Last sold: Jun 2013 for $1,020,000
  • Last sale price/sqft: $530


  • Fireplace
  • Parking: 2 spaces, 584 sqft
  • Pool

Additional Features

  • Tons of off-street parking
  • potential for vehicle storage or home office


  • Exterior material: Stucco
  • Roof type: Other
  • Room count: 6
  • Stories: 1
  • Structure type: Other
  • Unit count: 1


  • Floor size: 1,923 sqft
  • Last remodel year: 2005
  • Parcel #: 1832510059
  • Zillow Home ID: 18417436

Zestimate Details

A Zestimate home valuation is Zillow's estimated market value. It is not an appraisal. Use it as a starting point to determine a home's value. Learn more

The Value Range is the high and low estimate market value for which Zillow values a home. The more information, the smaller the range, and the more accurate the Zestimate. See data coverage and accuracy table

Don't agree with your home's Zestimate? Owners can edit their home facts to make the Zestimate more accurate. Plus, you can leave an opinion on your Zestimate value below. Just click "Owner Estimate".
-$4,214 Last 30 days
Zestimate range
Rent Zestimate A Rent Zestimate is Zillow's estimated monthly rental price, computed using a proprietary formula. It is a starting point in determining the monthly rental price for a specific property. Learn more

The Rent Range is the high and low estimate for which an apartment or home could rent. The more information we have, the smaller the range, and the more accurate the Rent Zestimate. See data coverage and accuracy table
+$37 Last 30 days
Zestimate range

Improve This Home's Value

The right home project can make a significant impact to your home value! Compare average project costs in your area with estimated increases to your home value.

The return values below are estimates based on the region, home facts, and past sales data. Your situation may vary based on current finish level of the room, changing style trends, depreciation, and how much of the project budget is invested in structural changes vs. functional/cosmetic improvements.

Mid-Range Minor Kitchen Remodel

  • Mid-Range Minor Kitchen Remodel

  • + 28.7K VALUE
  • Project cost: $21,497
  • See kitchen ideas

Deck Addition

Upscale Bathroom Remodel

Popularity on Zillow

If this home is listed on Zillow, it will reach the largest real estate network on the web.*
3,096 all-time views
of this home (chart)
469 forecasted views of this home
in the first 7 days after listing for sale
(351 views if listed for rent)

Comparable Homes

Homes like this sold for $775K-1.15M.



Neighborhood: 94596

Zillow predicts 94596 home values will increase 4.7% next year, compared to a 4.6% increase for Walnut Creek as a whole. Among 94596 homes, this home is valued 22.2% more than the midpoint (median) home, and is valued 15.7% more per square foot.

Foreclosures will be a factor impacting home values in the next several years. In 94596, the number of foreclosures waiting to be sold is 13.6% lower than in Walnut Creek, and 81.9% less than the national average. This lower local number could help 94596 home values rise more quickly than other regions in Walnut Creek.
  read more Less 


    For Sale

    See all nearby listings


    See all nearby rentals

    Nearby Schools in Walnut Creek

    GreatSchools ratings give an overview of a school's test results. The ratings are based on a comparison of test results for all schools in the state.

    Disclaimer: School attendance zone boundaries are supplied by Maponics and are subject to change. Check with the applicable school district prior to making a decision based on these boundaries.

    Data by GreatSchools.org