CALIFORNIA COASTAL LIVING
60 Starbuck Drive
MUIR BEACH, CA 94965
Built in 1975 (per realist public records)
25,500 sq foot lot (per realist public records)
2,114 sq ft main house interior (per realist public records)
Studio guest house with full bath and radiant heat
Detached art studio
Sweeping views from the Pacific to Mt Tam
Easy access to Muir Beach
Three view-facing decks
Solar panels / Tesla Battery back up system
Upgraded electrical incl. car charger
Mature fenced gardens including veggie beds
Private outdoor shower
Level lawn area
Ample off-street parking
Wide-plank, French white oak wood floors on main level
Two polished plaster wood burning fireplaces
Custom solar shades throughout the house
Fleetwood sliding doors on main level
Custom hand-made kitchen cabinetry
Concealed kitchen pantry
Caeserstone counter tops
Elm live-edge custom counter
42” wide deep sink
Brizo plumbing fixtures including pot filler
Ann Sacks backsplash tile
Samsung gas cooktop and vent hood
Kitchen Aid electric oven
Faux Bois wallpaper, by Nathan Turner in powder bath
Hardwood flooring throughout bedroom level
Spacious primary suite with outdoor access
Primary bath with deep soaking tub and separate shower
Laundry room with custom cabinetry
Welcome to 60 Starbuck Drive - California coastal living at its best. This rarely available, exquisite home, was originally built in 1975 and has been lovingly cared for and upgraded along the way. Sited on well over a half-acre parcel, the property is both private yet boasts views that sweep from the Pacific Ocean, across Marin’s open space around to Mt Tam.
Walk through the front door and you’re immediacy taken aback by the stunning views. An impressive expanse of windows brings the outdoors and the views into the house. The hexagonal architecture creates a dramatic sense of both space and volume. On this main level there are two distinct living areas, a dining area and a newly renovated, custom kitchen that is perfect for entertaining., all which face the views. There is a half bath on this level as well as both front and rear view-facing decks, for effortless indoor/ outdoor flow.
A focal point of the home is the stunning, gracious spiral staircase that allows you to descend to the lower bedroom level. The primary suite is generous in size and also has a wall of windows that bring the gardens and the views into the home. The hexagonal architecture is also a focal point, as it is mirrored in the layout of the hardwood floors. Of course there is a wood-burning fire place as well. The primary bath features a deep soaking tub that sits under a massive picture window. There is also a separate shower and a walk in closet. From the primary, you can step right out onto the deck to access the hot tub, which is nested into the gardens, as well as the private outdoor shower.
On this level there are two additional guest bedrooms that share a bath. Each bedroom has its’ own access to the outdoors. There is also a laundry room which has also been recently updated with custom cabinetry for functionality and storage.
Adjacent to the house is a guest studio with soaring ceilings, radiant heat, custom built-in storage, a full bathroom and a massive sliding glass door that opens out to the grounds and the views. On the property there is a dedicated art studio which has electrical and plumbing, Theres a driftwood-clad treehouse - a perfect spot to capture the unobstructed views of Mt Tam, a level lawn and dedicated storage shed.
A large part of the property below the house boasts mature, coastal-style landscape. Meander through the gardens and you can nearly get lost. There are veggie beds, paths and a stunning deck where you can listen to the sound of the ocean, or gaze up towards the home. This area is both fenced and on automatic irrigation. Additionally there is easy access down to the Community Center, to the beach and to the many coastal trails.
**Technical address is 12 Seacape Drive per Realist Public Records, physical and mailing address is 60 Starbuck Drive**
Shown Exclusively by Appointment
Drive six bucolic miles from Highway 101 to the tiny enclave of Muir Beach and you’ve entered another world. The town’s 150 homes, many with commanding ocean views, perch on a hillside overlooking Muir Beach Cove.
With its limited supply, Muir Beach homes for sale can be hard to come by. The community is entirely surrounded by the magnificent Golden Gate National Recreation Area, which boasts miles of hiking trails. Mount Tamalpais State Park, Muir Woods National Monument, and Green Gulch Farm Zen Center are close by. Muir Beach’s mainly full-time residents include lawyers and doctors as well as authors and artists. Community members gather for beach volleyball, tai chi, potlucks, and full-moon hikes.
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