Property Features

  • Location Information:

  • Lot Description: Upslope, Level, Downslope, Private

    Views: Hills, Mountains

    Style: Traditional

    # of Stories: 4 or More Story


  • Interior Features:

  • Main Level: Bath(s), Dining Room, Family Room, Living Room, Street Entrance, Kitchen, Other

    Upper Level: Bath(s), Bedroom(s), Loft, Master Suite(s), Other

    Lower Level: Bath(s), Street Entrance, Other

    Kitchen Features: Built-in Oven, Cntr Stone Slab, Dishwasher Incl., Disposal Incl, Double Oven Incl., Gas Range Incl., Hood Over Range, Island, Microwave Incl., Pantry, Refrigerator Incl., Remodeled

    Laundry: Dryer Incl., In Laundry Room, Washer Incl

    Master Bath Includes: Tub-Master Bedroom

    Additional Baths Includes: Marble, Remodeled, Shower Over Tub, Stall Shower, Tile 

    Additional Features: Attic, Bonus Room, Den/Study, Office, Rec Room, Storage, Wine Cellar/Tasting

    Flooring: Hardwood, Tile, Other

    Heating/ Cooling: Baseboard Heaters, Fireplace(s), Steam

    Fireplaces: 4 or More, Dining Room, Family Room, Gas Starter, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Wood Burning

    Water/Sewer: Water District, Well Private

  • Exterior Features:

  • Exterior: Shingle

    Garage/Parking: 2 Car, Garage, Detached, Auto Door, Carports, 2 Spaces, 5 or More Spaces, Uncovered, Off Street

    Yard Description: Deck(s), Landscaped- Front, Landscaped- Misc., Landscaped- Rear, Patio(s)

    Roof: Composition, Shingle

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117 Laurel Grove

Bedrooms: 7
Baths: 8 (6/2)
Square Feet: 7,120

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Located in the heart of Ross, perfectly sited on 1.3 +/- acres of land with stunning views of Mt. Tamalpais and Mt. Baldy.  This magnificent residence has a rich history dating back to 1903 when Alexander Morrison, Founder of San Francisco law firm Morrison and Forester selected this land to build his private paradise. The residence was built to exquisite standards of architectural design, quality construction and traditional detailing.

The 7,100 +/- sqft, 7 bedroom and 6 full, 2 half bath shingled residence has been beautifully revitalized and modernized for today’s most discriminating buyer, while preserving the integrity of the outstanding floorplan. Large scale public rooms and a myriad of additional private spaces offer a wonderful indoor-outdoor connection and make this home ideal for family living and large scale entertaining.

This stunning residence is graced with mature groomed landscaping, fruit trees, lush lawns, expansive decks, and a spectacular resort like pool with bluestone surround and lounge area.

Main Level

The foyer leads to the stately living room and features refinished oak hardwood flooring, box beam ceilings and a massive wood burning fireplace with marble surround, anchors this spectacular living room.

The spacious and formal dining room with hardwood flooring, box beam ceilings, and wood burning fireplace opens to an expansive entertainment porch.

The great room, consisting of the family room and gourmet chef’s kitchen opens to the fabulous outdoor area with bbq area and lush rolling lawns.

The tastefully modernized kitchen offers style and functionality with a large center island with seating, Carrara marble counter tops, high grade stainless steel appliances including SubZero side by side refrigerator, 6 burner gas range with hood, double Dacor ovens, Bosch dishwasher, and spacious walk-in pantry.

The family room offers hardwood flooring, built-in cabinetry, window seating and a gas start wood burning fireplace.

Separating the dining room and the kitchen is a large butler’s pantry with wood countertops, prep sink, wine refrigerator, and ample cabinetry, providing an additional prep and service area, ideal for all your entertaining needs.

A large laundry room/ mud room is located on the main level with wash sink, storage cabinetry and front loader washer and dryer. Additionally, located on the main level off the kitchen is a powder bathroom with pedestal sink and wainscoting paneled walls offering a vintage décor.

Upper Level

The central stairway leads to the master suite, three additional guest bedrooms and library alcove.   The sizeable master bedroom suite is truly a sanctuary and offers picturesque views of Mt. Tamalpais and the hills of Marin. The spectacular private terrace can be accessed from the master bedroom, offering the ideal place for relaxation.  The sumptuous master bath boasts a limestone vanity, built-in dresser, luxury stall steam shower, separate soaking bathtub and private water closet. Two walk-in closets are generous in size and offer custom wardrobe systems. All three guest bathrooms have been tastefully remodeled with Carrara marble.

Third Level

The third story houses two additional bedrooms, a Carrara marble guest bathroom with stall shower, a large finished attic and offers plenty of additional storage with four cedar lined walk-in closets.

Ground Floor Level

The ground floor level offers the library, recreation room, and a wine cellar.

The walk-in wine cellar offers ample wine storage.

Guest Cottage & Grounds

Two car garage, two car carport, a motor court for approximately (10) additional cars; adjacent to the garage is a multifunctional room, ideal for a gym, home office, or playroom.

The guest cottage is located above the main residence, complete with a kitchenette, full bathroom and private deck.

This idyllic setting offers views of the Ross Valley and beyond.  The ultimate California lifestyle offering the best in indoor – outdoor living.  The private yard offers a stunning blue bottom pool with bluestone and lawn surround and ample storage for all of your outdoor needs.

The beautiful grounds offer meandering walkways around the property.  This special residence is the perfect blend of vintage charm incorporating many amenities of today’s modern lifestyle.
A well is used to water the grounds.