199 Madrone Avenue , Larkspur

A rare offering presents itself in the unveiling of one of Larkspur’s most distinctive and revered residences. Reminiscent of the fine architecture of Santa Barbara, the 4 bedroom, 4.5 bathroom residence blends great scale with high ceilings, tall glass doors, and all day light with classic Santa Barbara design. Timeless tile flooring, rough-hewn wood beams, and classic tile and stone is seamlessly blended in a classic, timeless design. Indoor/outdoor living is enjoyed in the +-3225 square foot residence that offers one level living if the master is needed on the main level. The heart of the home is a grand scale great room that opens directly to the exterior living spaces. Perfectly site placed on a level lot, the residence offers a vacation at home experience with in-ground pool, elevated spa, tall, graceful Palm trees, multiple level terraces for outdoor dining and entertaining, level lawn, and direct access to Larkspur’s famed hiking trails. South facing with all day sun, the residence is perfectly site placed and offers complete privacy and quiet. Located in the coveted flats of Larkspur, the residence is located just blocks from downtown Larkspur’s many famed shops, world class restaurants, and the Larkspur bike path.

Main Level

  • Formal foyer with two skylights
  • Designer formal powder room includes custom vanity with hammered copper sink, and Fortuny light fixture
  • Beautifully appointed living room includes soaring ceilings, Limestone floors, built-in storage closet, two skylights, and gas fireplace
  • Large, open dining area offers glass doors that open directly to the pool and exterior living spaces
  • Chef’s kitchen includes high ceilings with Quartz counters, high-end, stainless appliances, two skylights, large, center island (ideal as an in kitchen dining area) offers bar counter seating for up to six people, and large window pass through to pool
  • Adjacent family room includes high ceilings, built-in storage closet, and glass doors that open directly to the pool and outdoor entertaining areas
  • Hotel like master suite on main level was designed for indoor/outdoor living and opens directly to the pool and exterior living spaces. The beautifully designed master suite offers high ceilings, wood beams, two walk-in closets, and large sitting area
  • Master bathroom offers designer double vanity with ample storage, bronze fixtures, 2 skylights, large, walk-in steam shower, and Toto toilet closet
  • Office conveniently located off main living space and includes built-in desk and ample storage
  • Laundry/mud room ideally located between the garage and main living spaces

Upper Level

  • Large, open secondary family room offers multiple skylights (one has remote controlled shades), extensive built-ins, and glass doors that open to the large exterior balcony
  • Beautifully appointed en-suite bedroom offers high ceilings, a walk-in closet, and glass doors that open to the exterior terrace; en-suite bathroom includes stone floors and large shower
  • Second en-suite bedroom on this level offers a skylight, high ceilings, fireplace, walk-in closet, and glass doors that open to the exterior terrace; classic design en-suite bathroom offers a shower over the tub and beautifully appointed finishes

Detached Guest Quarters

  • Detached one bedroom guest suite includes built-in twin beds, sound proof, padded walls, built-in speakers, high ceilings, and bar/counter service area with built-in beverage refrigerator. The guest suite is ideal for teens, nanny’s or in-laws, or private and quiet separate home office
  • En-suite bathroom includes distressed wood vanity/built-ins and walk-in shower
  • The guest suite includes its own private deck and is ideally located just steps from Larkspur’s most desirable hiking trails

Additional Features

  • Large, two car attached garage with ample custom storage, Epoxy floor, and additional washer/dryer which is ideal for towels with direct access to the pool
  • Two car off street parking; ample on street parking
  • Interior and exterior built-in speakers
  • Saline pool with automatic pool cover
  • Main residence is fully fenced
  • 6 zone radiant heat system throughout; 3 zone forced air heat  
  • SONOS speaker system throughout house
  • Ring video doorbell
  • SENSE energy monitor
  • Air conditioning on main and upper levels of main residence
  • Tile roof
  • Extensive use of skylights throughout; some of the skylights are automated
  • Whole house generator
  • +-150 bottle walk-in wine storage adjacent to kitchen with refrigeration system