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Top Seven Finest Properties In Northern California

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Northern California showcases some of the most luxurious real estate in the state. From the stunning hills of Napa Valley to the peaceful coastline of Marin County, the area presents an array of magnificent homes that redefine richness. Picture waking up to expansive views of vineyards or the Pacific Ocean, enveloped by the calmness of the natural surroundings. Whether nestled among the towering redwoods of Sonoma County or positioned on the cliffs of Big Sur, the upscale real estate in Northern California seamlessly merges sophistication with the innate splendor of its environment, offering an exceptional lifestyle for those privileged to reside there.

Come along and discover some of the top luxury properties in the region from The Agency, an international real estate firm with a presence in over 100 offices across 12 nations. In 2023, The Agency welcomed nearly 100 distinguished agents in the region, signifying a period of substantial growth for The Agency throughout Northern California and introducing a treasure trove of know-how, local insights, and never-before-seen listings to the worldwide brokerage.

Green Gables Estate in Woodside harmonizes classic luxury with eco-friendly advancements over 74 acres of scenic terrain. With seven dwellings featuring 34 bedrooms and 26 bathrooms, the estate offers ample room for expansion and enhancement. Its captivating environment includes vast gardens, orchards, and three swimming pools, all within easy reach of the urban conveniences of Silicon Valley. Whether hosting gatherings or desiring a secluded hideaway, Green Gables assures a lifestyle of refinement and opulence for future generations.

The estate is available at $110,000,000 and is showcased by Mauricio Umansky from The Agency.

Mauricio Umansky: 424-230-3701

94 Melanie Lane in Atherton is a bespoke custom-built residence that delivers unparalleled luxury and contemporary design, spreading across almost 13,000 square feet. Crafted with meticulous care, it highlights breathtaking views of the San Francisco Bay and presents seven bedrooms, eight full baths, and four powder baths. From the infinity-edge pool to the Dolby Atmos cinema and health fitness center with saunas and steam rooms, the residence’s deluxe features are genuinely unrivaled. With completion slated for the summer of 2024, don’t miss the opportunity to possess this extraordinary dwelling, where luxurious living will soar to new heights.

The property is offered at $32,000,000 and is represented by Mara McCain of The Agency.

Mara McCain: 650-307-8477

Le Cap du Roc in Carmel is an exquisite retreat in the Sea Meadow Community, featuring 180-degree oceanfront views and lavish amenities. Remodeled by Holdren Lietzke, this California Mission Revival-style abode incorporates floor-to-ceiling windows, three bedrooms, and three baths. With seamless transitions between indoor and outdoor spaces, including a hot tub and terrace, the abode is ideal for relaxation and entertainment. Wrapped in history, the dwelling is situated on the site of the original Rocky Pt. Settlement, adding allure to its unique charm. Le Cap du Roc is a tranquil sanctuary that amalgamates coastal luxury with historical richness, a delight not to be missed.

The property is offered at $15,000,000 and is represented by Cicily Sterling of The Agency.

Cicily Sterling: 831-402-7174

30530 Aurora Del Mar, alternatively known as “Serenity,” stands as a pinnacle of coastal luxury in Otter Cove, delivering unparalleled seclusion and sweeping ocean panoramas. With its open layout, lofty ceilings, and expansive windows, the dwelling seamlessly blends indoor and outdoor living, inviting inhabitants to revel in the serene sounds of the ocean and breathtaking sunsets. Meticulously planned with a reverse architecture, the main level showcases an exceptional primary bedroom suite with expansive ocean views, while the lower level harbors commodious guest quarters, baths, and laundry amenities, all with private outdoor access. Designed in the Santa Barbara fashion by Rosie Fineberg of SFA Design, “Serenity” epitomizes coastal sophistication and offers a rare chance for a seaside existence.

The property is offered at $10,500,000 and is represented by Cicily Sterling of The Agency.

Cicily Sterling: 831-402-7174

47730 Coast Ridge Rd, situated in Big Sur, is a remarkable newly constructed residence that stands as a tribute to dynamic architecture. Accessed through a private gated road above the renowned Ventana Inn and Post Ranch resorts, the property boasts awe-inspiring views of the Pacific Ocean and Big Sur’s rugged shoreline. Showcasing innovative architecture with board form concrete and Corten steel siding, the home offers three primary suites, expansive living areas, and generous outdoor decks and patios. Enveloped by the tranquility of redwood forests, the estate comprises a versatile garage, sustainable features like solar system preparations and private water storage, and hiking trails meandering through the ten-acre property. With a staircase leading to a panoramic vista above the roofline, this property provides a unique opportunity to embrace the iconic spirit of Big Sur’s natural allure.

The property is offered at $9,950,000 and is represented by Paul Leister, Aileen Comora, Daniel Stevenson, and Michelle Knutson of The Agency.

Paul Leister: 310-488-5962
Aileen Comora: 310-569-7950
Daniel Stevenson: 424-271-3344
Michelle Knutson: 818-621-3202

804 El Pintado Road is a stunning gated property atop a knoll in Danville, featuring a Kubitschek-designed Napa style residence with 360-degree vistas from Mt. Diablo to Las Trampas Ridge. The primary house spans 9,076 square feet with five bedrooms, two offices, and exquisite elements like exposed wooden beams, walnut floors, and five fireplaces. The kitchen dazzles with a Viking range, Sub Zero refrigeration, and copper sinks. The principal bedroom includes a sundeck and an ensuite bath with heated flooring and a steam shower. Additional attractions comprise a guest area, pool room, game room, solar panels, and a barn with stalls, tack room, and a horse arena. The residence also presents urban convenience, located a mere 30 miles from San Francisco.

The property is offered at $8,800,000 and is represented by Carolyn Gwynn of The Agency.

Carolyn Gwynn: 925-336-7525

331 Golden Gate Avenue, historically known as the Lathrop House, embodies a traditional layout with six bedrooms and multiple living areas, including an au pair/in-law suite. The property highlights soaring two-story windows, seamless indoor/outdoor living, and extensive terraces. Positioned on roughly 4/10ths of an acre, the stately grounds offer unparalleled 180-degree views from Mt. Tam to downtown San Francisco. Conveniently situated near top-tier yacht clubs, the Tiburon bike path, shops, and restaurants, the abode also provides ample parking, potential for two pools, and access to the esteemed Tiburon Schools, blending historic allure, contemporary luxury, and prime positioning.

The property is offered at $8,495,000 and is represented by Tracy McLaughlin of The Agency.

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