277 cascade dr., Mill Valley
5 bd. 4 ba. $3,495,000- REPRESENTED Seller
Strategically positioned on 1.5 acres in the heart of magical Cascade Canyon is an exquisite estate set among majestic heritage redwoods, surrounded by sunny decks, tasteful stone pathways, a large outdoor fireplace and accented with the enchanting sounds of Cascade Creek that flows through the property. This private retreat is conveniently close to Old Mill School, Mill Valley’s vibrant downtown and Old Mill Park. The property features a grand craftsman main house plus large separate guest house, both of which have been extensively remodeled during the present owners’ 30-year residence. The 4 bedrooms (plus office) / 3.5 bathroom main house is warm and welcoming, beautifully designed with custom finishes including Brazilian cherry wood floors and 18th Century stained glass windows imported from an English pub. The house also has two large, one-car garages and abundant off-street parking. This beautiful home is perfect for the busy professional and family to enjoy as a revitalizing sanctuary from the outside world or to host intimate groups as well as large gatherings.
Kitchen & Dining Areas - Entertainer's Dream
The exceptionally well-designed and equipped chef’s kitchen features a large island; professional 6-burner Thermador grade range; separate indoor, Russell Grill; double ovens; two Miele dishwashers; built-in subzero refrigerator extensive granite counters; three sinks with disposals for convenient food preparation and all complemented by a large walk-in pantry. The kitchen opens to the formal dining area, the living room and large outdoor deck overlooking the creek and canyon. The kitchen also leads to a second deck for al fresco dining.
Spacious, Luxurious & Private Master Suite
A spacious master suite includes a wood-burning fireplace, two large walk-in closets, dedicated seating area, built-in bar, marble bathroom with steam shower, separate tub, and double sink vanity. A large skylight and abundant windows bring in tons of natural light. A private deck with sliders from both the master and the bathroom leads to an intimate hot tub and outside shower area, strategically placed within the extensive grounds for views, privacy and relaxation.
Separate Guest House with Full Kitchen & Bath
The large, private, detached one bedroom, one bathroom guest house includes a kitchen, bathroom and generous living area. It is licensed with the city of Mill Valley to be used as a rental if desired. It is strategically placed to provide privacy for the residents of both the main house and the guest house. The guest house has beautiful views of the stunning redwood forest from all rooms and two private decks.
Enchanting Outdoor Areas
It is strategically placed to provide privacy for the residents of both the main house and the cottage. The cottage has beautiful views of the stunning redwood forest from all rooms and two private decks. The exquisite outdoor areas include an outdoor brick sitting area with large stone fireplace, hot tub with outdoor shower, multiple paths meandering through the property, all surrounded by heritage redwoods and Cascade Creek, which flows along the front of the property. The enchanting setting offers a wonderful retreat for busy professionals and families to get away from it all, yet remain minutes away from all of Mill Valley's best amenities and the vibrant culture and offerings of San Francisco.