Just Reduced! 155 Melville Ave., San Anselmo, $2,295,000



Highly-regarded builder and designer spared no expense at the masterful renovation of this showcase beauty known as 155 Melville perfectly sited in the highly-coveted Seminary neighborhood of San Anselmo. The extensive use of gorgeous high-end materials and finishes coupled with thoughtful and creative design elements emanates in every inch of this newly renovated five bedroom, three bathroom home plus office providing a WOW factor with the perfect blend of contemporary, coastal & modern farmhouse. Most every room is poised to embrace the sweeping, ever-changing views from the Seminary, Ring Mountain and beyond evoking what it truly feels like to live in Marin. Even the most discerning buyer will find it hard to resist with the added luxury of being so close to hiking trails, award-winning local public and private schools, restaurants, shopping, parks and much more. This magazine-worthy home must be experienced in person to fully embrace the emotion this property evokes just by being in it. Following are some of the highlights you can expect during your visit. Please visit www.155MelvilleAve.com for additional photos and details.


Property Details and Features:


  • 5 Bedrooms / 3 bathrooms / Office
  • Approx. 2,830 sqft home / Approx. 6,750 sqft lot


Interior Design Features:


  • Five-Star Chef’s Kitchen appliances include:
    • 48″ Blue Star range
    • 36″ Blue Star refrigerator
    • Bosch dishwasher
  • 4’6″ x 8′ kitchen island
  • Carrara Marble countertops at kitchen and butler’s pantry/mudroom
  • Handmade clay subway tile at kitchen and butler’s pantry backsplash
  • Wine valet in butler’s pantry with custom trim
  • Exquisitely designed bathrooms styled with designer light fixtures and finishes
  • European White Oak flooring throughout
  • English frame and panel millwork at two-way fireplace
  • Limestone fireplace surrounds
  • Custom millwork and cabinetry throughout
  • Bronze and Porcelain door hardware
  • Vaulted Ceilings from 8′ – 10’6″
  • Sliding door system at living room providing perfected indoor/outdoor flow to wrap around deck
  • A carefully curated list of finishes by Rejuvenation, Schoolhouse Electric, Circa Lighting, Restoration Hardware and California Faucetry.


Mechanical Systems:


  • New 200 Amp electrical service with 4″ Halo LED cans throughout
  • New 96% efficient furnace with Nest thermostat
  • New high-efficiency hot water heater with recirculation pump
  • New fire suppression sprinkler system
  • New SoundVision speaker system, phone, network and cable/satellite wiring


Additional Highlights:


  • Sweeping, majestic views from the Seminary to Ring Mountain and beyond
  • Level area for outdoor lounging or future play structure
  • Open floor plan concept
  • 2 car attached garage
  • Spacious & bright master suite with views, deck access, walk-in closet, & marble surround shower
  • Laundry center with new Whirlpool front load washer & dryer, integrated storage cabinetry & utility sink
  • Highly sought after Seminary neighborhood close to town, hiking trails, schools and more
  • Ross Valley School District


Exterior Architectural Features:


  • Complete Western Window and Door Systems
  • 40 Year Timberline composition shingle roof
  • Custom glass and bronze garage door
  • Lighting fixtures by Restoration Hardware & Rejuvenation



155 Melville Ave, San Anselmo

Just Listed! 10 Pleasant Lane, San Rafael, $995,000

Upon entering the private gate you will be captivated and surprised by a sun-drenched, magical oasis to call your own! This utterly charming 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom Gerstle Park home was completely rebuilt in 2006 with discriminating attention to every detail. With a desirable open floor plan concept for easy living all of the spaces flow together seamlessly including a living room / dining room combo with wood beamed vaulted ceilings that opens to the kitchen complete with breakfast area, stainless appliances, and granite counter tops. All three bedrooms are very spacious including the master with plentiful closets and private deck. Additional features include hardwood floors, arched doorways, built-in cabinetry, storage room and luxurious bathrooms with oversized showers, pedestal sinks, wainscoting, and a cast iron clawfoot tub. This home is the epitome of indoor / outdoor living with a level, grassy yard and two entertaining decks enveloped by an abundance of gorgeous, lush landscaping giving you the serene vibe that you’re on vacation every day. It’s hard to believe you are so close to vibrant downtown San Rafael with great shopping, restaurants, parks and more! 10 Pleasant Lane truly is a unique and amazing opportunity at an unbeatable price.