Project Description

Discover Tranquility, Elegance & Views

1407 Morningside Mountain Rd., Glen Ellen CA 95442

SOLD! Asking Price $3,295,000

Wake up to soaring Sonoma wine country views that reach to Mt. Diablo and the Bay. Renowned Suzanne Brangham designed rammed earth home completely modernized by international designer, Igor Mandrych, 2018/2019. Situated on a lovely, gated country lane, the 4,261± sq. ft. home and setting embody serenity, stillness, turnkey styling and energy efficiency. High ceilings create volume and drama, exceptional insulation and solidity. Designed for cooks and entertainers, state-of-the-art kitchen opens to spacious indoor and outdoor dining areas. Finest finishes and materials throughout: new Cesar Italia custom cabinetry in kitchen, office and baths, heated floors, Dornbracht and Lacava faucets, MTI tub, sinks and more. Gorgeous, lighted grounds include a reflecting infinity pool, outdoor living room with fireplace and tranquil garden areas.

Exquisite setting is 4± acres, gated, deer fenced and solar powered; mature oaks and madrone, meadow, landscaped. Lives like a 3-bedroom, 2 bath. Installed 4-bedroom septic system allows for expansion and flexibility. Included are plans for a 2-bedroom, 2 bath, 1,200± sq. ft. guest house. On one of the prettiest private lanes in Sonoma Valley just minutes to town and 1+ hour to San Francisco.


4± acres with views and meadow, gated and fenced
Installed 4-bedroom septic system
4,261± sq. ft., 2 bedroom + den, 2.5 baths; lives like 3bd/2ba
Attached 2-car garage with 220-volt car charger + carport and ample parking
Circular driveway with gated guest and service entrances
Located on one of the prettiest private, gated lanes in Sonoma Valley
Completely modernized by international designer, Igor Mandrych, 2018/2019

View home, some features:

  • Rammed earth construction with tile roof maintains temperate 67° year round
  • Remodeled kitchen and all baths
  • New in-floor heating state-of-the art boiler
  • All new LED lights and Lutron switches


  • Cesar Italia black walnut cabinetry with auto-controlled lacquer uppers
  • Walk-in butler’s pantry with built-ins and fridge
  • All new:
  • Quartzite natural slab countertops, 10’ x 55” with waterfall ends
  • Custom stainless seamless bar overhang, 99” x 24”
  • Under and over cabinetry lighting
  • Stainless farm sink
  • Miele double ovens & warming drawer
  • Miele Dishwasher
  • 8-burner Viking range top
  • SubZero refrigerator tower & double freezer drawers
  • Bar sink with Kohler Karbon faucet

Powder Room

  • Cesar Italia olivewood cabinetry
  • Custom SICIS mosaic tile vanity, handcrafted in Italy
  • Dornbracht faucet
  • New low water use toilet


  • Quartzite natural slab countertops with waterfall ends
  • Cesar Italia cabinetry – over cabinetry lighting
  • Danish office storage doors, automatic illumination

Guest Bath

  • Custom Sonoma Stone sink
  • Olivewood Cesar Italia cabinetry
  • Dornbracht faucet
  • New low water use toilet

Master Suite

  • New 6” wide white oak wood flooring
  • New wall-to-wall Cesar Italia cabinetry
  • Fireplace
  • Air conditioned
  • View balcony

Master Bath

  • Completely remodeled
  • All new:
  • Quartzite slab countertops
  • MTI sinks and soaking tub with view
  • Porcelanosa tile throughout
  • New bidet and low water use toilet
  • Lacava plumbing fixtures throughout
  • 2 walk-in closets with new closet organizers
  • Underlit suspended Cesar Italia cabinetry


  • Lighted patios & outdoor living room with fireplace
  • Lighted glass mosaic reflecting pool with rainwater feature, handmade by Ellen Blakely
  • All new solar system for minimal energy usage

Construction elements

  • Pisé rammed earth walls provides efficient, natural insulation
  • Tinted Blomberg windows and doors
  • Zero-maintenance red clay tile roof

3 fireplaces indoors, 1 outdoor fireplace
Installed staircase to meadow with plans for guest house and pool


Video Tour


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Near the historic town of Glen Ellen.


Tina Shone Group
Sotheby’s International Realty
Wine Country Brokerage

25 East Napa Street  Sonoma, CA 95476
Tel:  707.933.1515   Email: tina (at)

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