Point Reyes Peninsula View Estate

Susan Hope Fenerty   Marin County Real Estate

Point Reyes Home

145 Silver Hills Road
Point Reyes Station, CA 94956
  • Spectacular views of Black Mountain and West Marin hills
  • 7.65 acres
  • 3 bedrooms, possible fourth, 2 ½ baths
  • 5 bedroom septic system
  • 3 car garage, with additional storage space
  • Separate living quarters above garage:
    • Approximately 800 sf 'caretaker' apartment:
    • Rentable for about $1200 per month
    • Refrigerator, freezer, dishwasher, Jenn-Air electric stove
    • Pine flooring
    • Newly tiled bathroom
    • Large deck overlooking rear gardens
  • Greenhouse, play structure behind garage
  • Mature terraced gardens with drip irrigation
  • Approximately 5000 sf of lawn
  • Property trees include Bay, Live Oak, Fir, and Redwood
  • Orchard with Peach, Pear, Apple, Cherry and Pear/Apple trees
  • Perennial Osprey nest visible from deck
  • Site and zoning allow for new 'mother-in-law' unit development
  • 2+ acres fenced and gated around main house, guest quarters, and garage
  • Additional invisible fencing
  • Home built 24 years ago by builder Ben Davis, approximately in middle of lot
  • 20 foot piers to bedrock with grade beams and crawlspace
  • 8000 gallon water storage tank
  • North Marin Water District
  • Electric generator in case of power outage
  • Updated kitchen:
    • Granite countertops
    • Brookhaven/Woodmore solid cherry cabinets
    • Jenn-Air gas and electric cooktop
    • Electric cooktop can be converted to indoor BBQ
    • Sub-Zero refrigerator and freezer
    • 2 trash compactors
    • Bosch dishwasher
    • KitchenAid double oven with convection
    • Walk-in pantry
    • Built-in desk secretary
  • Recessed lighting throughout house
  • Surround Sound throughout, with double speaker jacks outside
  • Intercom in all bedrooms with master control in kitchen
  • Steam shower in master bath
  • Forced air heat (propane)
  • Radiant heat panels in baths and lower bedrooms
  • 1 inch thick hand-hewn parquet flooring on main level:
    • Quarter-sawn white oak, distressed and glued down
  • Wall-to-wall wool carpet upstairs and downstairs
  • Main floor family room:
    • Built-in bookshelves
    • Cabinet for wide-screen TV
    • Woodburning stove
  • Laundry room with Miele washer and dryer
  • Burglar/Fire alarm
  • Nearby fire hydrant
  • All windows are thermopane
  • Exterior doors are steel-clad Pella
  • Climate considered "banana belt":
    • Sunrise off main deck in back of house
    • Fog clears first at house
    • No frost

Move on to this magnificent, one-of-a-kind property, tucked away, high up on the Point Reyes Peninsula, crown jewel of the California coast, and the spectacular land and seascapes of the naturally beautiful, richly biodiverse Point Reyes National Seashore become your playground.

Located up above the fog in a near-constant micro-climate, the temperature is normally ten degrees warmer than the valley floor below. Favorable weather, geology, and soil conditions make this site a luxuriant paradise for living, growing things.

Enjoy coastal living without the salty-air breezes. Host scores of guests while maintaining a quiet, private home lifestyle. Sunny and warm, you are only minutes away from shopping, or the ocean beaches of Point Reyes Peninsula.

Feel stresses drain away, daily. Abide within the verdant serenity of this stunningly elegant homesite.

Contact Me for an appointment to see this home.
About Point Reyes
Wikitravel Guide
Point Reyes National Seashore
Point Reyes National Seashore (NPS)
Tomales Bay State Park
West Marin
Point Reyes Station
Dance Palace Community Center
Point Reyes Farmer's Market
Stinson Beach
Muir Woods National Monument
Muir Woods National Monument (NPS)
Bolinas Lagoon
Napa Valley
Point Reyes Resources
For Children
  • Gardening and animal husbandry
  • Berry and fruit picking
  • Tide pooling and beach combing
  • Swim Lessons - Tomales Bay Waterdogs
  • Experience life in country, on dairies, in forest, at beach
  • Summer Camp at Dance Palace
  • Environmental Camp at Seashore
  • Arts and crafts classes at Dance Palace
  • Age appropriate cultural activities at library and
    community center - story telling, puppet shows, etc.
  • Montessori and traditional preschool programs
  • Home School Group
For Teens
  • Tennis at Inverness tennis club
  • Kayaking and sailing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Dances and age appropriate activities at community center
  • Beach related activities
  • Summer stock at community center
  • West Marin Stagecoach into San Rafael
  • Classes through Point Reyes National Seashore
  • Hiking and trail bike riding
For Adults
  • Knitting, quilting groups
  • Inverness Garden Club
  • Book Club
  • Farmer's Market
  • Art shows and music performances
  • Multicultural activities at community center
  • Eight Restaurants/Deli
  • Gourmet Grocery
  • Drug Store
  • Bookstore
  • Six gift stores
  • Two clothing stores
  • Dentist, Two Medical Clinics
Point Reyes Travel Times
  • 35 minutes to San Rafael
  • 1 hour, 15 minutes to San Francisco
  • 1 hour, 15 minutes to wine country: Sonoma, Napa or Healdsburg
  • 3 hours to Tahoe
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