This wonderful 4 bd/2.5 ba mid-century offers a spacious and private retreat in the coveted San Rafael Hills. Providing city and hilltop vistas from several vantage points, the home exhibits both comfort, style and cherished design elements. The welcoming front door opens into a foyer and a step-up living room with vaulted, wood-beamed ceiling, grand picture window, custom built-ins, and center fireplace. Warm hardwood floors are juxtaposed against the sleek concrete of the adjoining family room and kitchen. The remodeled kitchen features black Silestone countertops, handsome tile backsplash, stainless appliances, hidden laundry space and access to the backyard. The main level of the home also includes a formal dining room, 3 bedrooms (one of which currently serves as a home office), and a charming full bath.Upstairs, a generous owners suite awaits. Numerous windows, a vaulted beamed ceiling and private access doors to an adjoining patio and gated pool area, bathe the 2nd floor retreat with light, and ensure seamless transition between indoor and outdoor spaces. There is a walk-in closet and very spacious bath with separate shower, jacuzzi tub, dual sinks, and built-in vanity which afford both respite and beautiful views of the hills beyond. The third bath is accessed from the upper patio for convenient poolside use.The multi-leveled backyard features many intimate gathering spots including an upper terrace with refurbished swimming pool area and a lower patio area adjacent to the kitchen for continuous enjoyment of our enviable California weather and glorious sunsets.