YES --- there ARE such a thing as two-story Eichler Homes! We wanted to start this post by letting folks know that "original" 2-story Eichlers DO exist. The reason we wanted to lead with this definitive statement is because everytime ...Read More
There are just over 80 Eichler homes in Palo Alto’s Triple El neighborhood. Located north of the Oregon Expressway, between Greer Road and Louis Road, the Triple El Eichlers are found on Elsinore Drive, El Cajon Way, Elsinore Court, Greer Road, and Blair Court.
Only a few blocks south of Green Gables, which is one of the two Palo Alto Eichler neighborhoods on the National Register of Historic Places, Triple El is a family-friendly neighborhood dominated by well maintained, single-story Eichler homes. The character of the Eichlers in Triple El is protected by city ordinance that includes a single-story overlay specifically prohibiting 2-story structures. Constructed in 1955, the Triple El Eichler homes include both 3-bedroom / 2-bath models and larger 4-bedroom homes.
Triple El Eichlers – Fast Facts
Eichler homes built: 80 – 90 (approx.) Year(s) built: 1955