Sunny Palm Hill
5 Beds • 4.5 Baths • 4825 SF • $4,575,000
11 Bayview Avenue, Larkspur
Located in the desirable Lower Palm Hill enclave, this marvelous multi-level family home of nearly 4,900 sq. ft., is beautifully situated on an impressive, largely level site overlooking verdant hillside views. Professionally landscaped and meticulously maintained, the exceptional grounds offer amusement for every family member. The highlights include a sports court, vegetable beds, citrus and fruit trees, an expansive lawn, an idyllic sitting area with stone fountain and terraced rose gardens amidst wisteria, hydrangeas, lilacs, and a colorful array of plants and flowers.
The interior floor plan with its great versatility, holds wide-appeal for visitors and inhabitants alike. The main level consists of the formal living and dining rooms, powder room, and laundry room all in close proximity to the exceptional kitchen /family room with top-of-the-line appliances that include 2 dishwashers, oversized refrigerator & freezer which includes 2 additional drawers per component, 2 sinks, and a center island/breakfast bar. The family room has built-in bookcases with glass shelves that provide evening lighting accents, a wood-burning fireplace, access to a lounging deck, complete with an electric sun-shade awning, and steps to the lower terrace and garden.
The attractive and spacious upper level, reached by an interior stairway, contains the private Primary Suite with vaulted ceilings, an enormous walk-in closet and a primary bath appointed with stone counters and flooring, and a separate shower and tub. There are 2 further bedrooms and 1 full bath. A sun deck with stairway presents another route to the main level.
The lower floor features 2 additional bedrooms, 2 baths, a movie theater, recreation room with a pool table, storage rooms, outdoor entry to the lower terrace, and garage access.
The sizeable residence offers numerous opportunities and possibilities for all occupants, and therefore sets a standard that few homes can reach due to size and design restraints. This home truly delivers the finest style of everyday living in a glorious highly sought-after neighborhood.
Larkspur is blessed with temperate warm summer months and mild winters with an easy commute on Highway 101 in all directions. Boasting two fashionable shopping centers, it presents a unique perspective unknown and unexperienced elsewhere in Marin County. It has remained one of the most preferential locales for relocation and enjoys award-winning schools, public and private all easily accessible from this property.
The delightful downtown Larkspur, the very heart of Marin County, is highlighted with a stunning variety of gourmet restaurants, cafes, shops, and avant-garde clothing stores all within an easy distance from the property. While chic and modern, Larkspur retains its old-fashioned, relaxed small-town atmosphere, beloved to visitors and proud residents as well.