Lower Lucas Valley / Marinwood Eichler Neighborhood
The LowerLucas Valley / Marinwood Eichler Neighborhood, sometimes referred to as the "Berry Patch" or "the Berries" because of the surrounding street names which all have the word "berry" in them (Appleberry Drive, Huckleberry Rd, Danberry Lane, Flaxberry Ln, Greenberry Ln, Elderberry Ln, Kernberry, Blackberry Ln, Cedarberry Ln, etc), is located just off Lucas Valley Road in San Rafael.
Built between 1957-1958, the Lower Lucas Valley / Marinwood Eichler tract features approximately 375 homes designed by the architectural firms Jones and Emmons as well as Anshen + Allen.
All homes in the Lower Lucas Valley / Marinwood tract feature either 3 or 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. There are a variety of unique floorplans in this neighborhood which range in size from 1,506-2,125 square feet.
Of the six Eichler tracts in Marin, this development has the greatest variability in terms of the quality of homes and Eichler preservation. Fortunately, the majority of homes still have excellent 'bones' and many recent buyers have helped energize renovation and preservation efforts.
Eichler homes in Lower Lucas Valley typically sell between $695k-$935k.