Location. Location. Location.
Extraordinary Modern Architectural Design
Unmatched Views of San Francisco Bay and Skyline.
41 San Carlos Avenue is an extraordinary masterpiece of modern architectural design with soaring light-filled spaces and unmatched views of San Francisco Bay and skyline. This 11,000-square foot private estate lot is located in Sausalito’s coveted “Banana Belt”, defined as Sausalito’s optimum location for weather, sunshine, and breathtaking orientation toward San Francisco.
As an exemplary example of mid-century modern architecture, the original design was respected while being substantially rebuilt in 2015 utilizing contemporary advancements in energy efficient design and construction. The voluminous open loft floor plan maximizes openings for natural light and provides a seamless connection between indoor and outdoor spaces. Best-in-class Fleetwood sliding glass doors were selected to achieve maximum light and superior energy performance. The third floor has an impressive 35-foot wide sliding door with spectacular panoramic views.
This three story, 4,400-square foot home is vertically connected with an impressive circular staircase. The floor plan design maximizes spatial volume and functionality while framing the spectacular views. The top floor includes a home office or living area, Master suite with two walk-in closets and 4-fixture marble-tiled bathroom. The second floor includes the primary residential living spaces of the entry reception, grand living room, spacious kitchen with storage pantry, formal dining room, two bedrooms, two bathrooms and sliding doors integrating the view decks. The lower floor is designed to be integrated with the main residence or to be used as an in-law unit with separate bedroom, bath, laundry, kitchenette and private decks. The home's design defines spatial boundaries and maximizes privacy while framing the breathtaking San Francisco Bay views.
Rarely has a home of this architectural integrity come available in Sausalito. The Heart of Downtown Sausalito is within walking distance including 30+ fine dining and coffee establishments, shops and Ferry Landing with direct service to San Francisco. This home is ideally located in Southern Sausalito allowing direct access to San Francisco in 10 minutes while offering unequaled privacy, weather and stunning views of San Francisco.
The Third Floor includes the master bedroom suite with stunning views of San Francisco Bay & Skyline. The master bedroom features sliding mahogany and glass doors with the design intention of maximizing view or privacy when desired.
Master bedroom suite has his/her walk-in closets outfitted with California Closets Tesoro™Collection imported from Italy and exclusive to California Closets. Tesoro™ designs evoke the stunning dynamics of the fashion industry and set a new benchmark in home décor. All Tesoro ™ colors are CARB (California Air Resources Board) compliant and eco-friendly.
The 4-fixture master bathroom features a custom full marble slab book-matched master shower, soaking tub and his/her vanities and skylight. The vanity mirror has concealed integrated cable television viewable. The master-bath water is provided by its an efficient natural gas instant on-demand hot water system.The third floor also has a home office or living view room with an impressive 35-foot wide sliding door with spectacular panoramic views of the San Francisco Skyline and Bay. Best in class Fleetwood brand sliding glass doors were selected to achieve maximum light and superior energy performance.
FLEETWOOD ALUMINUM EXTERIOR SLIDING DOORS: Aluminum Exterior Sliding Doors - Aluminum is a fantastic building product for those concerned about sustainability. It is naturally plentiful and perpetually surviving (recyclability). Moreover, aluminum rates very high in Life Cycle Assessment and leaves a small ecological footprint. Fleetwood Windows & Doors currently leads the fenestration market with the Greenest multi-slide and sliding pocket doors in the United States. Fleetwood's windows & doors are designed to be the epitome of luxury as well as extremely energy efficient.
The voluminous open loft floor plan maximizes openings for natural light and provides a seamless connection between indoor and outdoor spaces. The floor plan design maximizes spatial volume and functionality while framing the spectacular views. The home is vertically connected with an impressive custom circular staircase by Bay Area Stairs and a vertical architectural design feature of handcrafted artisan tile enclosing the gas fireplaces on second and third floors.
The ceiling of the 3rd floor has a beautiful warm cedar complementing the views of the cool blue sky of the horizon and city skyline. The home office/living/viewing room has a natural gas fireplace with built in visual connections and California Closet shelving system.
The second floor includes the entry reception, grand living room, formal dining room, two bedrooms, two bathrooms and sliding doors integrating the view decks. The living and bedrooms have California Closet shelving systems. The kitchen includes custom cabinetry, Subzero refrigerator and Miele appliances, and storage pantry. The design maximized views and light resulting in a breakfast counter connecting kitchen and living room. The lower floor is designed to be integrated with main residence or to be used as an in-law unit with separate bedroom, bath, laundry, kitchenette and private decks. The home's design defines spatial boundaries and maximizes privacy, while framing the breathtaking San Francisco Bay views.
The home was designed with passive energy consumption in mind and maintains an almost perfect temperature year around. Should heating or cooling be desired, the home was outfitted with central Air Conditioning and Heating Systems. All hot water is provided by an efficient natural gas instant on-demand hot water system.
Home is fully fire sprinklered. The home's main electrical panel was designed to accommodate the added emergency backup generator should a local power outage ever occur.
Multiple view decks, outdoor seating areas with panoramic views of San Francisco skyline and bay. Private gardens, fountain and hot tub
The home is secured by a private entry fence and gate constructed of Ipé wood. The detached 2+ Car Garage has been finished to match the home including windows to view, custom garage doors, and ample storage