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59 Idlewood Road

Kentfield, CA 94904


  • Single Family Residence
  • Sold
  • 5 Beds
  • 5.5 Baths
  • 4,296 SqFt
  • MLS# 21905305

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Stunning Large + Private Kent Woodlands Home
59 IDLEWOOD ROAD is a secluded and private, this mid-century modern home in Kent Woodlands sits on 1.27 acres in a peaceful forest setting. Skylights and floor-to-ceiling windows provide great light to this architecturally designed 1969 home with easy flow to outdoor spaces. This spacious 4,296 square-foot home with 5 bedroom and 4.5 bathrooms is close to highly rated schools, shopping and restaurants while having incredible access to the trail network connecting to the Mt. Tam watershed.
  • 5 Bedroom / 4.5 Bath
  • 4,296 square feet on 1.27 acres
  • 3 separate kitchens
  • Multiple self-contained units with separate entrances
  • Views and privacy
  • Milgard Ultra fiberglass, double-paned insulated windows
  • Large picture windows with custom fabricated double-paned insulated glass unit
  • On grid- solar panels on roof
  • Large entrance with architectural windows, skylight, extra-large coat/storage closet, and powder room
  • 10 car parking
  • Large closets, shelving, storage throughout house
  • High pitched ceiling with open beams
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows
  • Gas insert fireplace with custom stone façade and hearth
  • Skylights
  • Bar alcove with dual access to living room
  • High pitched ceiling with open beams
  • Grand wood burning fireplace with striking stone façade
  • Skylights
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows with views
  • Access to deck which runs along back length of home
  • 2 large double door cabinets with custom built-in wood cabinetry
  • 2 skylights
  • Pantry
  • Island
  • Bosch double ovens
  • Separate eating room
  • Quartzite countertops
  • New Whirlpool stainless refrigerator
  • New Whirlpool stainless dishwasher
  • Separate entrance
  • En suite bathroom
  • 2 closets
  • Large bathroom with whirlpool tub in window alcove overlooking Redwood forest
  • Light and views in multiple directions
  • 2 walk in closets
  • Extra walk-in storage/wine closet
  • Private deck with sliding doors
  • Private entrance
  • 2 large closets
  • Private full bathroom
  • Full kitchen with appliances
  • Private deck with sliding doors
  • Private entrance
  • Full kitchen with appliances
  • The home was originally designed, constructed and lived in by an architect; as a result, it has superior construction both in the wood frame and in the steel reinforced, concrete foundation, a point frequently remarked upon by construction professionals over the years who were impressed with both the engineering and the build quality
  • We replaced all exterior access sliding doors, every skylight, and nearly every window in the house with Milgard Ultra fiberglass, double-paned insulated windows
  • The large picture windows were also all replaced with custom fabricated double-paned insulated glass units; this preserved the home’s original design but greatly improved its thermal integrity
  • New down-to-the-rafters roof, along with custom flashing was done around 2007
  • Addition and extension of the flagstone patio out into the forest
  • Renovation of the hearth and firebox in the family room; all the stonework and hearth is custom work
  • Installation of the Opel 2 wood-burning firebox with ducting that pulls the heat produced to other parts of the house
  • Addition of the lower level complete in-law unit
  • Addition of the middle level convenience kitchen off the large playroom / media room / studio
  • Addition of the large, tiled and finished storage area on the lower level
  • Replacement of kitchen floors and all new wall-to-wall carpets
  • Custom Quartzite countertops, new cast-iron sink and new refrigerator and dishwasher
  • Bosch double wall-oven, and 5-burner gas cooktop
  • All new interior paint
  • Extensive plumbing upgrades through the house
  • Electric radiant heat floor in the master bath
  • New toilet in powder room
  • On-grid solar array on the roof
  • Addition of the front gate with automatic, in-ground operators and remote or keypad entry
Please contact Stephanie Kirkwood at skirkwood@mcguire.com | 415.713.5176 for showings and/or more information.


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