5 Beds • 5.5 Baths • 6,858 SF • 1± Acres • $7,880,000
229 Upper Toyon, Kentfield, CA
Reminiscent of an enchanting villa in the Spanish Colonial period, this gorgeous estate dates back to 1938 and has been beautifully remodelled and expanded with high quality materials and superb attention to detail while preserving the grandeur and authentic character of the original design. It offers a total of approx.6,858 sq. ft. of usable space, with five bedrooms (one currently furnished as a study), 5.5 baths, three fireplaces, a large recreation room, and a 1,000 bottle wine cellar. A spectacular garden that was registered with the National Garden Conservancy, and awesome views of Mt. Tam, Ross Valley and beyond. A fabulous pool, spa deck overlooking the valley, flat lawn, meditation space, and outdoor entertaining areas including spacious loggia and trellis-covered outdoor dining rooms. A detached Guest/staff house with its own address is complete with living room, kitchen and full bath. Two separate garages for total of five cars and a stately courtyard offers parking for another 10 cars. This exceptional estate on two legal lots (addresses are 227 and 229 Upper Toyon) with over an acre of land offers complete privacy and serenity, and yet is just a short distance to open space, or Ross and Kentfield for restaurants, shopping and the prestigious Ross schools.