The imagination unleashed! Discover this Art & Luxury-inspired Custom Retreat in the coastal enclave of Montara, near Half Moon Bay and 3 international airports, including SFO & San Jose. The modern, Redwood Clear All Heart Exterior opens to an upscale interior with 3 distinct spaces for creativity or repose – it’s an artist’s or writer’s oasis; a corporate incentive; a creator’s delight. 1BR/1BA in 1400+/- square feet on a 3000+/- square foot lot. Peace & quiet abound with high windows for privacy amid ocean air near town gathering spots.
Steps from Montara State Beach and unmatched views from Golden Gate National Recreation Area’s scenic Montara Mountain.
Come get away!

General Interior

  • Open cell insulation - best suited for climate and increased quiet
  • Smooth finish walls
  • Heating: radiant heat floors throughout; 3 separate thermostats
  • Hot Water:  tankless hot water heater
  • Quartzite slab counters throughout - Sourced from Brazil, Atlas Marble
  • Custom cabinetry done by JW Sellars (San Francisco)
  • Cabinets without handles are Press & Release (for minimal look)
  • All interior doors are solid core
  • Hand selected Chandeliers in Great Room, Hall and Bedroom
  • Recessed LED lighting throughout home, garage/annex and studio/wine tasting room
  • Coaxial cable outlets in master bedroom, garage, and studio
  • Extra electrical plates, prewired for additional lighting in the bathroom, studio (lower level) and great room
  • Internet ready, phone outlet, CAT5e Ethernet cabling behind walls
  • Some furniture may be available for purchase
  • Paintings are from Borsini-Burr Gallery (some may be available for sale).

Kitchen Features

  • Kohler articulated faucet - folds away for minimal appearance
  • Thermador induction cooktop and custom ventilation hood
  • Thermador convection oven
  • Thermador 30-inch microwave oven
  • Thermador French door 36-inch refrigerator
  • Quartzite slab counters and backsplash
  • Custom floor to ceiling cabinets, dovetail drawers, maple wood with hand applied laminate finish
  • Custom “library” ladder for access to upper touch & release cabinets
  • 18” Bosch dishwasher
  • Under cabinet lighting with integrated electrical outlets

Bathroom Features

  • Full slab quartzite double shower (minimal grout lines)
  • Easy walk-in shower access
  • Shower with Kohler rainhead and hand-held HansGrohe fixtures
  • Baldwin privacy latch on panel pocket door
  • Cabinets on each side of the bathroom vanity, additional high touch & release cabinetry for extra storage
  • Heated Toto toilet washlette with air cleanser and remote
  • Designated thermostat for bathroom radiant heat

Great Room Features

  • Heated porcelain tile floors – plank wood look
  • Individual thermostat for Great Room and Kitchen radiant heat
  • Three long transom windows for additional natural light
  • Remote controlled window treatments in great room
  • 11 ½ feet ceiling height
  • Spectacular and unique Coconut bean statement chandelier
  • Flush mount ceiling fan for additional ventilation


  • Separate thermostat for Bedroom radiant heating
  • Hunter Douglas LiteRise “bottom-up, top-down” operating system, cordless window shades
  • 9-foot ceiling height with hand selected chandelier
  • Door has opaque panels for design & light
  • Two separate closets on opposite sides of room
    • Full-wall length, with closet lighting
    • Custom mirrored door paneling

Interior Laundry

  • Stacked Asko Washer & Dryer
  • Custom cabinets
  • Quartzite counter
  • Recessed LED lighting with designated switch
  • Hidden behind custom closet doors (similar to bedroom)

Garage/Dining Room/Annex

  • 11 ½ feet ceiling height
  • Full size garage and-a-half for extra wide use (1.5 car garage)
  • Custom installed storage cabinets
  • Electric car power supplies - one inside and one outside
  • Epoxy floor treatment (chemical, stain and moisture resistant)
  • Finished and insulated so that this space can be used for more than a garage (e.g. dining, library, additional work/desk space, media use, additional entertainment space).  Staged as an eclectic dining area.
  • Two CAT5e / coaxial cable outlets, one on each open wall
  • Recessed LED lighting

Office or Studio

  • Recessed lighting and chandelier - LED
  • Epoxy finished floors
  • Custom selected artisan door
  • Could be used for wine storage, wine tasting also


  • Raised seam (aka Standing Seam) Zincalume and Galvalume roof
  • Clear heart redwood tongue-in-groove siding is the outside finish
  • Under the redwood are two other protective finishes, including a stucco layer for maximum waterproofing
  • Mitered and chamfered corners for perfect fit and feel
  • Custom driveway pavers meticulously finished
  • Drought tolerant landscaping with drip irrigation system
  • Fully circumferential house drainage system, including catchment system for drainwater and redundant, parallel catchments at driveway
  • Generous pathway lighting to front door and garage entries
  • Custom designed steel hand railings
  • Privacy wall at entrance in beautiful horizontal design, suitable for adding a living wall


  • paver rocks serve as steps
  • artificial turf

Additional details provided at your personal property visit.


Open House Schedule


Additional Showings by Appointment:
Contact Marian S. Bennett

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Marian S. Bennett

Marian S. Bennett

Realtor® AssociateServing the Half Moon Bay CoastsideGolden Gate Sotheby's International RealtycalDRE# 01463986650.678.1108