This beautifully appointed large executive home is in a very quiet neighborhood at the end of a cul du sac. It has privacy from every angle and a resort...
Where is it?
Our house is north of the Golden Gate Bridge and provides the best of both worlds - the beauty of San Francisco and the quite of Marin. We are commuter distance from San Francisco and an easy drive from Napa Valley.
Novato is, at first glance, a pretty typical American suburb with side by side houses, and a quant little main street. But it is situated in one of the most beautiful areas of California, surrounded by bay on one side, and lush hills on the other.
There are endless hiking and mountain biking trails in the area. It takes half an hour to get to downtown San Francisco by ferry boat from nearby Larkspur (15 minutes away) or about an hour by car ( depending on traffic). My son commuted to school in San Francisco daily. Napa and Sonoma are also both a short drive away. We are halfway between Napa and San Francisco, so you can just as easily go wine tasting and picnicking, as you can explore the city museums.
The surrounding area is incredibly beautiful, with lush hills, sequoia trees and breathtaking Northern California scenery. We are half an hour from the beautiful coastline and beaches.
Be careful, once you come and visit, you won't want to leave.
While the city of San Francisco is covered in fog between June and September, the sun still shines brightly in Novato.