429 Johnson Street
429 Johnson St
Sausalito, CA 94965
Sold for $2,020,000
Provided by: Aethos Real Estate


Built in 1914
3 beds
1,639 sqft
.0918 acre lot

A beautiful Sausalito Victorian Cottage in a magical secret garden...

Get ready to fall in love. If ever you dreamt of living in a Victorian, hidden in a secret garden, but within easy walking distance of cafes, shops & the marina in the heart of Sausalito this is for you. Built in 1914 this magical Victorian cottage sits on a flag lot surrounded by foliage but with a few peek-a-boo views to the bay. The upper level is a 2 bedroom, 5 room home w/lovely refinished hardwood floors, a brand-new bathroom & remodeled country kitchen, an intimate formal dining room w/a lovely original decorative fireplace & a spacious living room w/French doors out to a marvelous large deck for morning coffee or al fresco dinners on warm California evenings. There is also a charming office nook off the living room and above this unit is a large attic with a vaulted ceiling for storage or possible expansion. 

The lower level features 1 bedroom and bath and an open kitchen/dining living area with Provincial style country tile floors and french doors to the enchanted garden and patio. A block or 2 from Caledonia and Bridgeway's shops and cafes and the Marina. While there is no parking, street parking is generally easy. A perfect retreat, close to everything.

  • 1914 Sausalito Cottage on a flag lot surrounded by gardens and foliage
  • Upper level features 2 bedrooms, remodeled full bath, dining room, living room, renovated country kitchen, office nook and laundry room
  • Large attic above with vaulted ceiling for storage or possible expansion
  • Living room beautifully opens to a huge private deck
  • Lower level features a one bedroom, full bath and an open living and kitchen space with Provence style tile floors throughout
  • Lower level opens on a large private patio
  • Extra storage under home behind lower level
  • Flag lot behind in the center of the block
  • Easy walk to Caledonia and Bridgeway shops and cafes and to the Sausalito Marina
  • No garage but parking is easy and there is resident only parking at night

NOTE: This property sold for $2,020,000 - More than $300,000 over the asking price.  Through our Aethos Revive Program we renovated the kitchen and main level bath, redid the floors, painted the entire property inside and out, plus a number of other repairs.  We also staged it.  All paid for by the seller, but at close of escrow.  Estimates prior to the work were that it would sell at $1,500,000 to $1,600,000.  Please reach out for more information. 


  • Sold in 10 days for $325K over the asking price.
  • Utilizing our Aethos Revive program we were able to renovate the upstairs kitchen and bath. As well we were able to paint and stage the entire property. We fronted the costs and provided the contractors and significantly increasing the final value.
  • Please contact us to find out how we can help you maximize the value of your property without having to pay for it until close of escrow.





John L. Woodruff III

Aethos Real Estate
DRE# 0952491