Offered Exclusively by Thomas Henthorne 415-847-5584
212 Pacheco Avenue Novato, California
Sold for $155,000 Over Asking
Sold in One Week for $1,850,000
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212 Pacheco Avenue, Novato — Situated in the coveted Indian Valley neighborhood on almost two sunny acres, 212 Pacheco is a stunning modern 3 BR / 2.5 BA home plus a completely separate office/in-law unit with bathroom. Wonderfully private yet just minutes to Highway 101 and shopping, this sun-filled home offers views from every room and features an open-concept floor plan with soaring 17.5 ft ceilings, newly refinished hardwood floors, a chef’s kitchen with premium appliances, an expansive entertaining patio/deck with panoramic views, effortless indoor/outdoor flow and plenty of room for gardening and play. Here is your opportunity to experience true California living at its very best.
The spacious, open-concept living room boasts soaring 17.5 ft ceilings, newly-refinished hardwood floors, a wood-burning fireplace and a wall of glass that fills the room with natural light and showcases the home’s captivating panoramic views.
This spectacular home is graced with an southeast facing deck featuring a custom glass and metal railing system and a slate stone surface. Perfect for lounging, entertaining or dining al fresco, the deck enjoys captivating panoramic views of San Pablo Bay and Mount Diablo and provides the ideal spot for evening star gazing.
The chef’s kitchen is open to the dining area and living room living and flows out to the large entertaining patio/deck. Recently remodeled, the kitchen features newly refinished hardwood floors, quartz countertops, high-end stainless appliances including a Subzero refrigerator, a Miele dishwasher and a 5-burner gas cooktop. The center island features a butcher block counter and is ideal for casual dining and gatherings.
The private master suite is located on the upper level featuring vaulted ceilings, two closets, high ceilings and stunning panoramic views. The ensuite master bathroom features a large vanity with dual sinks, a large tub/shower and separate toilet room.
There are two other bedrooms upstairs both with vaulted ceilings and panoramic views and an additional full bath.
212 Pacheco Avenue is ideally situated on a 1.87 acre private lot which enjoys all day sun. In addition to the decks and patios, there is also a level lawn area and multiple areas for gardening.
In 2008, the current owners added an additional 566 sq ft of living space with its own private entrance designed to be a home office. This space would also be ideal for guests, in-laws or an au pair. It features high ceilings, concrete floors, a private entrance and bathroom. Currently the bathroom is a half bath but it has been plumbed for a future shower.
Novato is Marin County’s northern-most city located 22 miles from the Golden Gate Bridge. It is the second largest city in the county.
Incorporated in 1960 and encompassing 43 square miles with 3,500 acres of open space and parks, Novato offers a variety of neighborhoods including waterfront communities such as Bel Marin Keys, horse farms, smaller homes and condos near the downtown center and larger homes and mansions located in the hills.
Shopping in Novato ranges from the Vintage Oaks Shopping Center which includes Costco, Target and 50 retail stores and restaurants, to the recently-restored historic downtown, also known as “Old Town,” which is a quaint, welcoming area of coffee shops, boutiques and restaurants.
Novato is a haven for visitors and residents who enjoy fishing, hiking, biking or day camping. Bird watchers and wildlife observers are drawn to Scottsdale Pond & Marsh, Deer Island Preserve and Pacheco Pond Wildlife Area. Hikers come from all over to hike in Indian Valley, a 558-acre preserve near the College of Marin’s Novato campus. Bikers love the new Stafford Lake Bike Park, the first park in Marin dedicated to bicyclists.
People love living in Novato because of its family-friendly atmosphere, its quaint downtown and its proximity to both wine country and transit to San Francisco. You may want to consult my Marin Schools Guide here to learn more about the schools in Novato.
Near Indian Valley Preserve trailhead
Sold for $1,850,000
Please call Thomas at 415-847-5584 to be one of the first to see this beautiful home.
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