If you love classic homes, this one will steal your heart. Built by the Barron family as part of their summer compound, and perfectly sited in the flats of Kentfield, the warmth and history of this special home speaks to the aficionado of architecturally interesting homes of the period. Six bedrooms, all located upstairs, generously proportioned rooms, fabulous cook’s kitchen and grand scale family room combination, wonderful decks and romantic porches all add to the enchantment of this home. Not perfect, but that’s the beauty of this stately home which perfectly blends old-world flavor and fresh design. A fantastic location convenient to award winning Kentfield schools, shopping, restaurants, and hiking/biking trails of Mt. Tamalpais.
This extremely large and versatile room has a traditional box-beam ceiling, wainscoting, fireplace and double French doors leading to the back deck and gardens.
Adjacent to the kitchen and family room, the dining room has lovely views of the grounds, original leaded glass door bookcase and second fireplace.
Combined with the family room, the kitchen features granite counter tops, large center island with cook top, stainless-steel Sub-Zero refrigerator, Dacor built-in double ovens, KitchenAid dishwasher, GE built-in microwave, custom copper trimmed hood, walk-in pantry, spacious breakfast area, French doors opening to the deck and back yard, and windows to watch kids on the trampoline.
Combined with the kitchen, this fabulous, large family room has a cathedral ceiling, custom built-in entertainment center, beautiful wood floors and abundant light from walls of windows.
All six bedrooms are on the upper level. Master bedroom suite with a remodeled bathroom and French doors to a private deck and abundant windows. Five additional bedrooms, one currently used as an office, remodeled full baths, two hall closets and a large attic for storage.
This home magnificently showcases contemporary upgrades, yet elegantly preserves the romantic, magical charm of another era. Two spacious and inviting covered porches with wide plank floors, level wrap-around yard landscaped with Hydrangeas, white roses, Lavender, mature trees, freshly sodded lawns and two raised vegetable beds, ADT alarm system and a two-car detached garage with custom cabinetry.
Address: 20 Bridgeroad, Kentfield, CA 94904
Price: $3, 995,000
For more information contact Marilyn Rich at 415-461-8608 or [email protected]
Marilyn Rich is the agent exclusively representing the Ross and Kentfield, California market as a part of the Haute Residence real estate network. View all of her listings here.
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