7 Bedrooms | 7 Bathrooms | 4,483 sf
You know what they say…Location is everything! And this property certainly fills the bill. Located a short drive from Hwy 116 along Lakeville Hwy., Silver Penny Farm is a country home & estate at the gateway to Sonoma County and the wine country. With easy access from Marin or San Francisco, it is a perfect location for those seeking a bit of country life close to all the amenities.
The main house is the jewel of the property, sitting on 17.5 gentle acres. A Victorian built circa 1900, the 4,483 square foot home contains seven bedrooms, seven bathrooms, sitting rooms, sun room, formal dining and living rooms which are decorated to uphold the classic period style. Along with the main home, there are numerous other buildings, including two other houses, three cottages, large meeting facility, pool, workshop and separate office space. An old fashioned water tower adds special country flair and has served as guest quarters and even an art studio for one of its more famous owners, the Hearst family.
Amid the country charm of Silver Penny is a gardener’s delight- a wandering path amid a centrally located, beautifully landscaped areas housing an arbor, gazebo, pergola, fountain and sitting areas, a potentially perfect setting for weddings or other special gatherings.
The agricultural portion of the property is all very usable ground, with a farm pond and is nicely fenced and cross fenced. Currently zoned Diverse Agriculture, it is one legal parcel. It would lend itself nicely to a vineyard or a horse facility.
Perfect for the horse lover, Silver Penny is located just down the road from Tolay Lake Park which contains wonderful riding opportunities and great vistas of the bay area. Several other horse facilities exist in the nearby area.
Our company has been selling property in the area since 1965. We can assure you that properties like Silver Penny Farm do not come on the market very often.
If you have been looking for a multi unit estate property, do not pass this up. Come and see. You may not want to leave!
5215 Lakeville Highway #1, Petaluma, CA