LEGACY ROSS ESTATE
7 Beds • 6 Full, 2 Half Baths • 7,100± SF • 1.3± Acres • $7,750,000
117 Laurel Grove Ave, Ross
Located in the heart of Ross, perfectly sited on 1.3 +/- acres of land with stunning views of Mt. Tamalpais and Mt. Baldy. This magnificent residence has a rich history dating back to 1903 when Alexander Morrison, Founder of San Francisco law firm Morrison and Forester selected this land to build his private paradise. The residence was built to exquisite standards of architectural design, quality construction and traditional detailing.
The 7,100 +/- sqft, 7 bedroom and 6 full, 2 half bath shingled residence has been beautifully revitalized and modernized for today’s most discriminating buyer, while preserving the integrity of the outstanding floorplan. Large scale public rooms and a myriad of additional private spaces offer a wonderful indoor-outdoor connection and make this home ideal for family living and large scale entertaining.
This stunning residence is graced with mature groomed landscaping, fruit trees, lush lawns, expansive decks, and a spectacular resort like pool with bluestone surround and lounge area.
The foyer leads to the stately living room and features refinished oak hardwood flooring, box beam ceilings and a massive wood burning fireplace with marble surround, anchors this spectacular living room.
The spacious and formal dining room with hardwood flooring, box beam ceilings, and wood burning fireplace opens to an expansive entertainment porch.
The great room, consisting of the family room and gourmet chef’s kitchen opens to the fabulous outdoor area with bbq area and lush rolling lawns.
The tastefully modernized kitchen offers style and functionality with a large center island with seating, Carrara marble counter tops, high grade stainless steel appliances including SubZero side by side refrigerator, 6 burner gas range with hood, double Dacor ovens, Bosch dishwasher, and spacious walk-in pantry.
The family room offers hardwood flooring, built-in cabinetry, window seating and a gas start wood burning fireplace.
Separating the dining room and the kitchen is a large butler’s pantry with wood countertops, prep sink, wine refrigerator, and ample cabinetry, providing an additional prep and service area, ideal for all your entertaining needs.
A large laundry room/ mud room is located on the main level with wash sink, storage cabinetry and front loader washer and dryer. Additionally, located on the main level off the kitchen is a powder bathroom with pedestal sink and wainscoting paneled walls offering a vintage décor.
The central stairway leads to the master suite, three additional guest bedrooms and library alcove. The sizeable master bedroom suite is truly a sanctuary and offers picturesque views of Mt. Tamalpais and the hills of Marin. The spectacular private terrace can be accessed from the master bedroom, offering the ideal place for relaxation. The sumptuous master bath boasts a limestone vanity, built-in dresser, luxury stall steam shower, separate soaking bathtub and private water closet. Two walk-in closets are generous in size and offer custom wardrobe systems. All three guest bathrooms have been tastefully remodeled with Carrara marble.
5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, and a finished attic are located on the upper two levels.
Ground Floor Level
The ground floor level offers the library, recreation room, and a wine cellar.
The walk-in wine cellar offers ample wine storage.
Guest Cottage & Grounds
Two car garage, two car carport, a motor court for approximately (8+) additional cars; adjacent to the garage is a multifunctional room, ideal for a gym, home office, or playroom.
The guest cottage is located above the main residence, complete with a kitchenette, full bathroom, and private deck.
This idyllic setting offers views of the Ross Valley and beyond. The ultimate California lifestyle offering the best in indoor-outdoor living. The private yard offers a stunning blue bottom pool with bluestone and lawn surround and ample storage for all of your outdoor needs.
The beautiful grounds offer meandering walkways around the property. This special residence is the perfect blend of vintage charm incorporating many amenities of today’s modern lifestyle.
A well is used to water the grounds.