A one of a kind property, Chapman Castle, built in 1895 is approximately 5,000 square feet. This unique and fully remodeled in 2002, this home is a perfect blend of old-world charm with modern conveniences and an ideal location. The gated historical property located in Southern Marin County is both very private and conveniently accessible, nestled amongst the natural setting of Mt. Tamalpais with stunning views of San Francisco Bay. Ideally located just 5 minutes from Highway 101, 8 minutes to the Larkspur Ferry Terminal, 20 minutes south to downtown San Francisco, and 40 minutes north to Sonoma and Napa. We are within minutes of The Village and Town Centre Shopping malls in Corte Madera and the quaint little towns of Larkspur, Mill Valley, Tiburon and Sausalito. Not to mention many local dining and shopping options are within walking distance.
The home is three levels, providing both privacy and community. Top floor sleeps 6 in three bedrooms: Master bedroom with king-sized bed, big screen HD television, master bath with tub shower. Bedroom #2 with queen-sized bed, television, outside deck with bistro seating. Bedroom #3 with king-sized bed, television, balcony overlooking the forest, bathroom with claw foot soaking tub and separate stall shower.
The main level (2nd floor) contains a living room with fireplace, foyer with grand piano, and a formal dining room, seats 8; a chef’s kitchen with teakwood island, plus top-of-the-line appliances (Sub-zero, Viking, Miele); walk-in pantry plus butler’s pantry with wine refrigerator, ice maker, and second dishwasher; a family room with a second fireplace, a television, and kitchen dining table, seats 6, plus 4 at-the-counter seating. This floor also has a separate bedroom/sitting room with a queen-sized futon, sleeps 2, and a television; a bathroom with stall shower.
The 1st floor, which sleeps 4, has a large family room with queen-sized pull-out sofa, big-screen HD television, plus a separate bedroom with twin trundle bed, and a full bathroom with tub shower. This floor also has a kitchenette, full laundry room, plus a unique arts and crafts room, as well as access to an attached full sized 2-car garage, with ping pong table available.
Outside living includes a huge swimming pool and deck with BBQ, plus separate back patios off the kitchen with large seating areas, a 2nd BBQ, propane fire pit, and large grassy backyard area.