The former grandeur of the 19th century has been recaptured and enhanced with 21st century amenities in this charming, one-of-a-kind sq. ft. home. With a masterful blending of old and new, this charming home is just a short walk to historical, downtown Petaluma. Step back to a time of romance and nostalgia as you walk past the white picket fence and enter the living room, with gorgeous oak, electric fireplace and featuring two sliding, wood and glass doors separating the formal dining room. Just off the dining room is an enchanting wet-bar and wine room, with 120 bottle capacity. But don t miss the cozy library with floor-to-ceiling cherry cabinet and bookshelves with built-in electric fireplace. Step into the large, modern, chef s kitchen with granite counters and angled bar. It features stainless steel appliances, including a Jenn-air down-draft cooktop with grill and maple cabinets. The skylights and halogen lighting bring plenty of light to both kitchen and dining area. A large butler s pantry is close at hand. The elegant downstairs bathroom includes a Jacuzzi tub, and nearby is the ample-sized laundry/utility room. Step into the jewel of the home, the large Great Room at the back of the house, with truss ceiling, skylights and windows galore. It includes an Enviro Ascot gas stove. Below the newly installed Palladian window is the French door which leads to the romantic gardens, with hot tub/spa, beautiful white pergola, decorative storage shed, rock fountain with water pond, veggie beds and a bird s paradise with a mature pine tree. The backyard has a cobblestone patio and path, all surrounded by 12 wide, redwood-planked, painted white fence. Heading up the classic staircase to the second level are three bedrooms. Master bedroom features built-in custom drawers and cabinets. Details upstairs include cedar-lined closets and bathroom drawers. two small round windows, and a tiled bathroom with built-in cabinetry, shelving and extra-large shower head. Lovers of wood will delight in the mix of hardwoods throughout, as the home features bamboo, oak, and fir, among others. Other amenities include a new electrical panel, newer Berber carpeting, sola-tubes, ceiling fans, spotlights throughout, and new, fresh exterior paint. Rich in character, this exceptional property from a bygone era, exudes elegance and style. A truly rare offering!Listing originally posted at http