Iconic Gardner Dailey Designed Ross, California Estate Lists for $10.9M
April 17, 2019 | Cottages & Gardens
One of the most revered and storied estates in Ross, California is now available for the first time in 15 years for $10.9M. Located at 1 Ames Avenue, this glorious home features landscape architecture from Thomas Church, interior design by Holly Hulburd of Hulburd Design, and original architecture from Gardner Dailey, one of the great Bay Area mid-century minimalist architects, is internationally recognized for his seamless architectural fusion between indoor and outdoor spaces. This can be seen throughout this property with tall walls of glass, clean architectural lines, and large, rectangular and square spaces were perfectly organized on one level. The main home features six bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, high ceilings, great scale, and contemporary design elements that are beautifully integrated throughout. Additionally, the detached guest/pool house offers an additional one bedroom and one bathroom with full kitchen and living room.
The home also offers +-5,990 square foot of space whose park-like grounds featuring old growth Oak trees, sweeping level lawns, and mature gardens with a symphonic display of year-round color, define the +-1.4 level acres.
Designed for entertaining, the residence offers the intimacy of both hosting smaller dinners, with yard capacity that allows for hosting grand scale events and fundraisers. Located in the coveted flats of Ross, just one block from Ross School, the residence offers the new owner/s a walk to school and town location with immediate access to Phoenix Lake and the myriad of recreational opportunities readily available in the area.
Tracy McLaughlin of The Agency in Marin County has the luxurious listing.