832 Reichert Ave, Novato | Walk to Town | Luxury Home
The front yard consists of a carefully curated combination of plantings, trees, boulders and an Italian fountain, accented by strategically located lighting. As you pass into the home through the oversized front door, the formal entry conveys the tasteful elemental themes you will experience throughout the home. With grand scale, hardwood flooring, a modernly elegant chandelier, and crown molding, you will be impressed immediately by the featured color palate and quality of finish work.The street-entry level also features a Bedroom (currently used as an personal office) with high ceilings, an abundance of natural light, wood blinds by Eddie Bauer, Dupioni Silk draperies from Pottery Barn, English wool carpet by Stanton and a tall, wide closet. A full Bathroom with step-in shower is also located on this level. This artful Bath features custom glass tile and accent wallpaper by Osborne & Little of England.
As you head up to the Main Level, you will find 18”x18” Travertine Marble flooring starting at the entry stairwell and running through the Dining Room and up the staircase to the Upper Level. To your left, you will find a custom built wine room with a hand crafted door made of Spanish Cedar and wrought iron. Custom cave stone accenting stretches across the walls. The wine racks accommodate ~170 bottles. This main level also features the primary living spaces, including the Kitchen, Family Room and Dining Room.
The spacious Kitchen is the prototype modern cooking and entertaining space — all stainless appliances, granite slab countertops, chef’s island with additional storage spaces, big walk in pantry, breakfast area, work station / bar area, hardwood floors, custom, hand-hewn glass and tile backsplashes rising from the counters to the cabinets, under-cabinet lighting, wrought iron chandelier with crystal over the chef’s island and a Roman shade over the kitchen sink which was custom made by Trend Draperies of San Rafael.
The Kitchen opens up to the Family Room. There, you will find an oversized fireplace with wood mantle and stone hearth, crown molding, lots of light, plantation shutters, and an adjacent Powder Room with an antique vanity chest, hand carved marble sink and Price Pfister faucet. Also, on this level is the Dining Room which features hardwood floors, crown molding, designer curtains and a sliding door to the custom Sonoma fieldstone waterfall in the back yard.
The Upper Level features the Master Suite, two sizable Bedrooms which share a Bathroom, the laundry station, and a work nook. The Master Suite has it all — a large sleeping area with supreme privacy, excellent natural light, custom lighting system, a cocktail deck, large walk-in closet, jetted tub, frameless glass step-in shower with seating bench, water closet, and copper sinks with oil bronzed spill faucets by Price Pfister.
-Walk Score of 78 — classified “Very Walkable” — you can do most errands on foot
-Whole Foods, Trader Joes, Starbucks, Peets, numerous restaurants of all varieties, sporting goods, cleaners, banks, nightclubs, wine tasting rooms, and all manner of shops and services are within a few minutes walk
-High baseboards throughout
-Sunrise Interiors custom Raw Silk 19’ panels accent the windows at the stairs to the Upper Level
-Mosaic glass tile and matching accent wallpaper from Osborne & Little of England in all 4 bathrooms, tying into the main staircase wall paper (design by Sunrise Interiors)
-Entire interior of house painted in Ralph Lauren and Benjamin Moore paint
-All window hardware and finials in antique gold by Restoration Hardware
-Emtek French door handles, throughout the home
-Bedroom windows have wood blinds by Eddie Bauer
-Draperies throughout house are Dupioni Silk from Pottery Barn
-Foyer and staircase have hand-forged wrought iron with hand blown glass
-Brainerd Architectural Triple Rocker antique bronze oil rubbed switch plates throughout entire home
-Custom copper and hardwood framed mirrors in the bathrooms
-ADT Alarm System
-Innitrol Raindial drip irrigation system outside, both front and back
-Malibu outdoor lighting on timers
Exclusions: Chandelier in Dining Room.