Atherton EntranceWe have sold Atherton homes in San Elijo Hills, and enjoy seeing how that hillside community has blossomed over the last few years.

Atherton Home in San Elijo Hills
Atherton Home in San Elijo Hills

Atherton is a relatively small subdivision in San Elijo Hills, with homes found on just two streets: Atherton Street and Holmgrove Drive. Built by Richmond American, homes in Atherton are spacious with sizes ranging from around 3350 square feet to 3600 square feet of living area with floorplans offering 4 to 5 bedrooms, 3.5 to 4.5 bathrooms and optional den.

Several Atherton homes have ocean views, and all are close to Double Peak Park, San Elijo Hills Park, miles of hiking trails, and Discovery Community Park.

Atherton homes don’t come onto the market very frequently, but when they do we present them below–along with other larger homes in San Elijo Hills with over 3000 square feet. If you have any questions about Atherton homes or San Elijo Hills real estate in general, feel free to contact Roberta or Scott Murphy at either 760-942-9100 or 760-613-6190. Or, email

Atherton Homes for Sale in San Elijo Hills

1238 Holmgrove Drive San Marcos, CA 92078

5 Beds
3.5 Baths
3,601 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # NDP2208298
Property Type Single Family Residence
Price Type --
A charming 3601 sq ft home with 5 bedrooms plus large loft with private deck. Primary bedroom and bathroom located on entry level as is a secondary bedroom plus powder room, perfect to use as a home office or guest suite. Three generous sized bedrooms located upstairs, plus 2 full bathrooms and loft. Plenty of storage throughout this beautifully upgraded home. An oversized lot complete with gorgeous salt water pool and spa, fire pit, plenty of room to entertain and enjoy the outdoors. Grassey area to play, or house a playhouse. The home is full of upgrades, from the travertine floor downstairs, to the wool carpets and wood floors. Stainless steel appliances, granite counters, everything one would expect to find in a beautiful home. Natural light abounds, tall ceilings, upgraded baseboards, crown moulding, encased windows, the list goes on. An additional desk or work station upstairs with cabinetry is perfect for homework or crafts. Cul de sac location, 2 car garage, a delightful private entrance with seating area, plants galore, the butteries love this home and the foliage found here. No neighbor behind gives additional privacy, this home is a gem, walking distance to San Elijo schools, trails, and easy access to the 78, I-15 and I-5, this home has so much to offer the fortunate buyer. Plus solar owned outright.

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