This historic landmark property in Madrone Canyon famously known as ‘The Redwoods’ was built in the early 1880’s, originally owned by the pioneer Brown Family, and is believed to be the oldest property in the Canyon. This historic 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom property has retained much of its early appearance, owned by the same family for the past 55 years, and exudes quintessential Larkspur charm.
The nearly half acre lot is surrounded by majestic redwood trees, brick patios, a sparkling swimming pool and spa. The layers of architectural details include a cross-gabled roof, double hung windows, original window panes, drop siding, covered front porch, two brick wood burning fireplaces, original hardwood flooring, and custom wood working throughout.
The main level of the home features the living room with open beam ceilings, new carpeting and wood burning fireplace. The charming and quaint dining room with wood burning fireplace overlooks the front yard and opens to the front porch. The galley kitchen is complete stainless steel refrigerator, gas range, double ovens, dishwasher and a casual dining area. The spacious family room with vaulted ceilings opens to the rear yard. One bedroom, two bathrooms with stall showers and the laundry area are also located on the main level.
The upstairs of the home features three bedrooms and a spacious bathroom with stall shower.
2 car detached garage.
Ample off street parking.
Located in the heart of Larkspur in a picturesque and peaceful setting, next to Dolliver Park and a block to downtown Larkspur's main street.
The thriving and vibrant main street in downtown Larkspur also known as Magnolia Avenue, is lined with historical buildings, exceptional restaurants, shopping boutiques and the host to special events throughout the year.
Larkspur is “the spot” to be in Marin, home to Equator coffee, the famous Rustic Bakery, restaurant's Roma Antica, Picco restaurant and popular pizzeria, Perry’s, Left Bank, and a variety of different shops.
Easy access to the Larkspur ferry building for an easy commute to San Francisco and within close proximity to the best-rated schools in Marin.
Live the outdoor life in Larkspur with close proximity to world-class hiking and biking trails.
NOTE: Property is zoned historic, any potential buyer is advised to speak with the City of Larkspur planning department regarding the historic rehabilitation/preservation of the property. Contact: Kristin Teiche; firstname.lastname@example.org / (415) 927-5026