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479 Redwood Ave
$2,195,000
Corte Madera

Bedrooms: 5
Baths: 5.5
Square Feet: 3,932


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Virtually new construction, this impressive residence offers contemporary elegance with a relaxed modern flair.

An idyllic location set amidst the Redwoods and picturesque natural landscape.

This incredible residence offers a total of 5 Bedrooms and 5 ½  bathrooms.

 Meticulously designed this home offers gracious living with sweeping Bay, bridge, and valley views!

This well thought out floorplan was designed to attract all lifestyles, whether it is family living or sophisticated entertaining.  

The main level includes a “great room” style layout offering  picturesque views , and an abundance of natural light.  The kitchen opens to the living room, dining room , and comfortable sitting room, all with access to a beautifully designed  slate deck with cable railing, providing optimal indoor –outdoor living overlooking  the valley and the bay.

A main level guest suite with office nook and private terrace is conveniently located on the main level .  The stunning full bath offers Ivory Crema travertine slab countertops, stone flooring , and tub –shower combination.  

Gourmet chef's kitchen with custom white cabinetry, carefully selected “Sea Green” granite slab countertops, Center Island with counter seating and gas range, all Dacor stainless steel appliances include a high grade oven with convection above, oversized side by side refrigerator.  A conveniently located  wet bar off the kitchen provides for easy entertaining

The upper level offers  a great feeling of space with a stainless steel railing and 10 ½ ‘ ceilings.  The impressive master suite has vaulted ceilings, a gas fireplace, custom lighting , and Anderson sliding doors , and  private slate deck.   Captivating views out to the Bay and Bridge welcome your entry to this amazing mastersuite!  Sumptuous masterbath with centered free standing bathtub, Ivory crema travertine slab countertops with dual sinks.   Large stone shower with seamless shower door and huge walk in closet with built in closet organizers.

Wide plank European oak hardwood flooring throughout the lower and upper floors of the main residence complete the contemporary feel.

Two additional bedrooms , a stunning guest bath with Ivory Crema travertine  - detailed craftsmanship with stone window casings. Laundry room complete with wash sink and stone slab countertop.

Attached 1 bedroom, 1 bath apartment below the main house with an inviting deck and private entrance.  Open and airy feel as you enter with spacious dining area and comfortable living room with fireplace. Updated granite slab kitchen , new cabinetry, and stainless steel appliances.  Walk in closet and full bath.

The spectacular grounds offer a sparkling  sun drenched pool and pool house with wet bar and full bath. Expansive flagstone patio and custom decking,  meandering slate walk-ways, terraced landscaping, lush level lawn, and built-in bbq station.  

2 car detached garage. Below the garage a spacious and inviting exercise room. 

An outdoor persons dream offering a short bike ride over the hill to Mill Valley , and minutes away , wonderful bike paths through the Ross Valley. For the avid hiker and walker this property is located in close proximity to neighborhood stairways throughout Christmas Tree Hill. The perfect location offering easy access to charming downtown Larkspur, Piper Park, The Town Center and The Village shopping center.

Some of the many features and improvements include:

MAIN HOUSE (Middle and Top Floor)
(NOTE: Everything except the chimney and chimney wall are new)

1.ALL New floor joists
2.ALL New floor plywood
3.ALL exterior plywood is new with new James Hardy siding
4.Earthquake retrofit hold downs to existing foundation
5.ALL Framing w the exception of part of chimney wall is new
6.ALL New insulation walls
7.ALL New blown in insulation attic
8.ALL New closed cell insulation vaulted ceilings
9.ALL New sheet rock throughout house
10.ALL Plumbing – water lines, waste lines, gas lines, water heater, recirculation pump, sinks, faucets, bath tubs, toilets, showers and faucets are new – valves and faucets and shower are Grohe, tubs and sinks are Kohler and toilets are Toto
11.ALL Electrical – weather head to house, wire into house, electrical panel and all wiring to house, lights, chandeliers, pendants, under counter lights, outlets and switchers are all new
12.ALL Heating – 2 furnaces one for upper level and one for main level. Both furnaces new, all duct work new. Thermostats new, registers and plenums new
13.All flooring new- Alabastrino travertine in master, Ivory Crema travertine in other baths, European oak hardwood
14.ALL countertops are new – baths and laundry room are Ivory Crema slabs, kitchen is sea green granite
15.ALL windows are new Anderson
16.ALL doors are new both interior an exterior
17.ALL closet built ins are new including master
18.ALL door hardware is Baldwin
19.Both fireplaces are new as are their exhausts (Heat & Glo downstairs, Regency upstairs)
20.ALL Exterior and Interior paint is new
21.Kitchen is completely new - cabinets, countertops, and all appliances are Dacor
22.New roof
23.New gutters
24.ALL exterior vents are new (bathrooms, laundry room, furnace and down draft)
25.New fire sprinklers
26.New smoke alarms
27.New burglar alarm
28.New slate on deck, deck, hot mop tar below deck all new
29.ALL cable rails and railing new
30.New entry Deck, substructure and cable railing new

APARTMENT
1.New furnace and ALL ducting
2.New paint
3.New sliding doors
4.New deck and deck substructure are new
5.ALL new siding
6.Some sheet rock patches
7.New fireplace surround
8.New fireplace
9.New electrical panel
10.Some wiring is new
11.ALL Lighting is new
12.ALL appliances are new
13.New cabinets and counter top
14.New Floor throughout – tile kitchen and bath, carpet bed and living and simulated wood flooring
15.Bath vanity, counter top, sink, faucet and toilet are new
16.Bath and Shower are existing
17.Front deck and cable railing new both front and off master

GARAGE STRUCTURE
1.Sheet rock garage
2.New garage door and opener
3.Repair leak garage roof
4.New windows garage
5.New siding garage structure
6.New paint garage structure
7.Sheet rock room below garage
8.Paint concrete room below garage
9.New door room below garage
10.New windows room below garage

FRONT AND SIDE YARD
1.Front gate and fence
2.Retaining wall front of house
3.Drainage behind retaining wall, entry slate and entry stairs
4.New entry stairs
5.Slate over entry
6.Planting walls front
7.New plants except Oak tree
8.New water line to house
9.New water meter ¾ “
10.Shade structure
11.New deck and substructure off office
12.Irrigation w/ timer
13.Low voltage lights
14.Weed paper
15.Bark
16.Side fence is new
17.Side retaining wall is new

SUB AREA
1.ALL new electrical, ducting, water heaters, sheet rock
2.New retaining wall and drain behind it
3.New framing, floor joists and structural supports members

LOWER YARD AND POOL
1.ALL fence down to pool and lower and side yards
2.ALL new plants w/ exception of existing bay trees, apple tree, lemon tree, dog wood trees and potato vine
3.ALL new stairs down to pool
4.Bluestone and slate on stairs
5.Bluestone around pool
6.Pool has been refinished and tile, light and skimmer are new
7.Pool deck and some substructure are new
8.ALL Hillside planting and irrigation are new
9.Lower grass is new
10.Lower retaining wall is new
11.New outdoor BBQ structure and BBQ
12.ALL low voltage lighting is new
13.ALL lattice is new


POOL HOUSE
1.New siding
2.New door and windows
3.New tile
4.New bar sink, counter, cabinet and beverage fridge
5.New lighting
6.New toilet and vanity are new
7.New wall furnace
8.New water heater
9.New roof
10.New shade structure