Quintessential Craftsman Gem - Walk to Downtown
3 Beds • 3 Baths • 2,066 SF • 4000 SF Lot • $2,395,000
Don’t miss this quintessential Craftsman gem located just around the corner from Downtown Larkspur. Timeless curb appeal with a white picket fence, vine-covered arbor, mature shade trees and front lawn perfect for playing catch or chatting up with neighbors. The covered porch with seating area features Ipe stairs and decking, LED lighting and new Shaker-style front door and original double hung windows on either side.
Extensively remodeled in 2015 with the addition of the second story Master Suite complete with spacious bedroom, large walk-in closet and a luxurious bath featuring dual marble vanities, back lit mirrors, LED lighting, heated floor, walk-in shower with sitting bench, glass enclosure and dual shower heads. A quiet retreat with privacy and views of the surrounding hills.
Upon entry, you’ll find a lovely formal living room with original detailed trim and double hung windows allowing light to pour in. Adjacent to the living area is a formal dining room with vintage trim like the cooling cupboard and a marble topped peninsula counter with double sided glass door cabinetry.
Beyond the formal dining room is the great room including a family room with gas burning fireplace, LED lighting, in ceiling speakers, electronically controlled skylights and a third well-appointed bathroom with classic pedestal sink, vintage-style wainscotting and a tiled stall shower with glass door. Anderson French doors lead to the private and lush rear garden.
The kitchen was extensively remodeled prior to 2015 and features a Shaws Original farmhouse sink, Carrara marble countertops, custom glass paneled cabinetry with quality hardware, the most amazing O’Keefe & Merritt stove in perfect condition and a KitchenAid double door refrigerator. Plus, the huge granite island with prep sink, under cabinet storage, GE Profile microwave and seating for 3 or 4 guests is perfect for hosting parties or having casual meals with family and friends.
Two bedrooms on the main level feature period correct Craftsman window and picture hanging trim, 6” base boards and wainscotting. A super charming ‘Jack & Jill’ bathroom features a shower over soaking tub with marble tile surround and vintage style toilet.
Enter the rear garden down the multiple decorative concrete steps perfect as a seating area for larger parties or simply drinking a cup of coffee watching the morning light on the Redwood trees. Artificial grass simplifies the maintenance while the lush landscaping including bamboo, avocado and lemon trees, jasmine and much more create incredible privacy surrounding the rear and side yard. A large sitting area adorn the rear corner of the yard while the other corner features a ‘Turn of the Century’ carriage house complete with new drywall, electrical, lighting, concrete flooring and open beam ceiling creating a perfect home office, media room or separate ‘kid’s room’ of all ages!
Located in the heart of Marin adjacent to the Larkspur walking path and just around the corner to Downtown Larkspur featuring some of the best shops and restaurants in all of Marin.
You’ll fall in love!!!