A very special ~half-acre pastoral paradise in the heart of Ross, this newly updated 4 bedroom/3 bath Craftsman with vacation-like 1-bed, 1-bath guesthouse, large saltwater pool with stone decking, beautiful yards & new flourishing garden melds nature, craftsmanship, & state-of-the-art amenities.
An automatic gate leads to lush lawns and wandering yard and gardens ranging from manicured English-style elegance to a delightful edible garden with raised beds, gardening table, fully drip irrigated, and more.
The 2-story 1911 main house with a wrap-around porch, features an open floor plan with beautiful newly refinished oak flooring throughout, and greenery views from every room, including the formal kitchen, living, dining, and family rooms.
The chef’s kitchen, located adjacent to the large patio and pool and the formal dining room, is perfectly positioned for indoor and outdoor entertaining. It includes a 6-burner Viking stovetop, Miele and Sub-Zero appliances, a walk-in pantry, beautiful hardwood butcher-block island with bar-stool seating, and a built-in banquette. A full bedroom and full bath, which can be used as a playroom or office, are conveniently located off the family room as is an Italian-style wine cellar with seating and 750-bottle storage.
Upstairs, the master suite features his and hers walk-in closets, pool/yard/Seminary tower views, and a spacious soaking tub with separate shower. Two additional light filled bedrooms look onto the manicured greenery below.
Across from the large saltwater swimming pool with integrated outdoor speakers is a vacation-like guesthouse large enough to live in. Among its many features are a vaulted wood ceiling, full kitchen with wood burning, gas-starter fireplace/grill, and hardwood floors.
Meander beyond the pool and the guesthouse along verdant lawn to discover a myriad garden nooks, including a small redwood grove, and a sustainable farm-to-table paradise with 7 raised garden beds, 10 types of fruit trees, a rainwater catch system, and newly installed drainage and composting systems.
A short, distance to the highly regarded Ross and Branson schools, this property is also a short distance to charming downtown San Anselmo and its many restaurants and amenities.
MLS #: 21714466