81 Oakdale Avenue, Mill Valley
Offered At $3,500,000
Welcome to this unique property which greets you with a balance of timeless appeal and charm of historical appeal.
Set on a large sun-drenched level lot featuring a well-maintained mature garden terraced with a series of stack-stone low
walls - the pool and pavered dining and lounging area creates an ideal venue for outdoor entertaining. Indoor / outdoor living is a key draw to this amazing property .
This beautiful Santa Barbara style home beckons to a family seeking a private retreat, yet having the convenience and vibrancy of downtown Mill Valley just minutes away. The award-winning school district is a huge plus. This is a rare opportunity to purchase this iconic property as it has been in the same family for almost 57 years. Built in 1915 per tax records, the house exudes a quiet sophistication, yet has a very livable and comfortable appeal.
The light-filled two story home features an open plan living and dining room with large windows showcasing both Mt. Tam and City views. Special touches include a cove ceiling in the living room and a fireplace to warm chilly nights. Adjacent to the living room is a spacious office with built in desks, cabinets and a window seat. There are hardwood floors throughout the main floor. The kitchen features a breakfast area and large pantry with lots of storage space . To complete the first floor, there is also a sunny sitting room and bedroom / bath ensuite overlooking the pool and gardens.
The second floor is comprised of 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. Two of the bedrooms overlook the garden and pool facing West to capture the sun. The master bedroom suite has its own fireplace and a private deck with views of the City to enjoy while having morning coffee or evening wine. A large cedar-lined walk in closet completed the bedroom suite. The master bath is bathed in natural light with a skylight, and the steam shower and heated towel racks are an added bonus.