Enjoy the quintessential Mill Valley experience in this gracious, 3,800+ square foot (per appraisal) home, situated on 1.6+ acres (per survey) within a stone’s throw to the village. The sumptuous, private grounds welcome and awe you with their mature landscaping, majestic redwoods, extensive rockwork and a creek that flows year round. The sweeping, open layout of the main home is perfect for the indoor-outdoor living that typifies Cascade Canyon. The home features 5 decks and patios, a huge outdoor fireplace plus an oversized hot tub and adjacent outdoor shower located in a romantic, charming grotto surrounded by 30+ year old rhododendrons. The expansive kitchen is the envy of even the most discriminating professional chef. Sunlight filtering through a wall of 100+ year old stained glass antique windows highlights the handcrafted cherry cabinets and granite island / countertops. The kitchen is fitted with high-end, stainless steel appliances including double ovens, built-in gas grill, two dishwashers and three sinks, each with disposals. A large, adjoining pantry, second full-size refrigerator and herb garden just off the kitchen makes this a true chef's delight. To get away from the hectic world, escape upstairs to your private master bedroom suite with a fireplace, large sitting area, wet bar, steam shower, huge double walk-in closets and a private deck overlooking the gently flowing creek below. Marvin windows throughout and a massive skylight in the center of the bedroom create your own personal sanctuary. Pamper your guests in the stand-alone two-story cottage. Completing this perfect estate, the remodeled cottage features a full, stainless steel and granite kitchen, full bathroom, handcrafted, built-in bookshelves and two decks. It will easily serve as a place for guests, extended family or live-in staff.First built in the late 1800s on this choice site in Cascade Canyon selected for its sunny exposure, the home was completely and thoughtfully remodeled, updated and expanded in 2005. Important, but less visible features include: all copper plumbing and gutters, fire-sprinkler system, wiring for a central computer system and 2 x 6 studs in many outside walls.