YES --- there ARE such a thing as two-story Eichler Homes! We wanted to start this post by letting folks know that "original" 2-story Eichlers DO exist. The reason we wanted to lead with this definitive statement is because everytime ...Read More
The Lower Lucas 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 County, 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 $1.2M - $1.45M.
Renee Adelmann - Lucas Valley Eichler Homeowner, Realtor and owner of Bay Area Modern Real Estate - has assisted more buyers and sellers of Eichler Homes in Lucas Valley and Marinwood than any other real estate agent or brokerage since 2007.