218 Poplar Drive, Kentfield
A once-in-a-generation legacy property, 218 Poplar Drive is located in the coveted flats of the Del Mesa area of Kentfield and offers a rare combination of timeless charm and elegance, the utmost in privacy, and a park-like .8152-acre lot.
Built in 1932, this Classical French Country Style house, with rich exterior stucco, a hipped roof, and traditional green shutters exude beautiful symmetry. This warm and welcoming style residence offers 4 bedrooms and 3.5 baths, with over 3,000 square feet of living space, features high ceilings, large-scale public rooms, stunning architectural details, and a traditional floor plan with three bedrooms and two full baths located upstairs. Gorgeous glass windows flood the interior with natural light and offer views of the spectacular grounds from nearly every room. Sophisticated lighting updates and gorgeous hardwood floors masterfully combine layers of artisan design quality in every room.
The main floor features a large formal living room, formal dining room, newly renovated kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances, breakfast room, and ensuite bedroom. The graceful curving staircase appointed with classic painted riser detailing leads you upstairs. The landing offers a beautiful common sitting area adjacent to two bedrooms, a newly renovated bath and the primary suite with views of Mt. Tamalpais, a large walk-in and secondary closet, and a newly renovated spa-like bath with soaking tub.
The breathtaking grounds are truly magnificent. Graced with mature landscaping, this idyllic setting includes meandering paths made of a combination of Connecticut Bluestone, San Francisco cobblestone, and Sonoma fieldstone. Roam among the statuesque old-growth oaks, multiple magnolias, Japanese maples, persimmon, and olive trees. Enjoy the lush gardens filled with abundant roses, wisteria, camellias, azaleas, boxwood, ferns, rhododendrons, and hydrangeas, all showcased among the beautifully executed stone walls.
The period architecture and extraordinary grounds, provide optionality and imagination for this truly once-in-a-generation opportunity.
Gated and very private, 218 Poplar Drive is in the award-winning K-8 grade Ross School District. Easy access to the Priory Tennis and Swim Club.
- List Price: $5,995,000
- 4 BD | 3.5 BA
- 3,060 Square Feet Per Floor Plan Visuals
- 0.8182-Acre Lot Per Tax Records
- Built in1932
- Large formal foyer
- Grand scale formal living and dining rooms
- The kitchen includes high-end stainless and built-in appliances, quartz countertops, tile backsplash, and custom cabinetry with ample storage.
- Traditional floorplan
- Multiple indoor-outdoor connections
- Beautiful, lush gardens with mature landscaping
- Stunning views of Mt. Tamalpais
- Detached two-car garage
- Gated and private
- Michael Yandle pool rendering available
- Award-winning K-8 Ross School