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View the newest Lucas Valley homes for sale and San Rafael real estate below! Just north of San Rafael proper, stretched out along Lucas Valley Road, is the peaceful and much sought after neighborhood of Lucas Valley. For additional information on Lucas Valley properties for sale in San Rafael or to schedule a home showing, contact your Bay Area real estate specialists today. Read more about Lucas Valley real estate.
Developed in the mid-1960s, Lucas Valley is a neighborhood of beautifully maintained mid-century modern homes. Joseph Eichler developed most of the homes, which were designed by Jones Emmons and Claude Oakland, as well as the community center. An attractive feature of the neighborhood is that all utility lines are buried, leaving the clean aesthetic of the architecture and the beauty of the surrounding hills unmarred.
Surrounded by oak-studded hillsides, Lucas Valley, aka Upper Lucas Valley, is tucked into the Lucas Valley Preserve, offering residents a peaceful setting with lots of hiking and outdoor recreational opportunities - yet the conveniences of both San Rafael and Novato are just minutes away.
Lucas Valley is a beautiful, serene area with interesting architecture, a strong sense of community and plenty of recreational activities. The open space behind the housing development is laced with multipurpose trails for hiking, biking, and horseback riding, while the nearby community center provides more structured activities, including tennis and swimming.
Perhaps the most famous piece of Lucas Valley real estate is Skywalker Ranch, headquarters for Lucasfilm and Skywalker Sound.
Lucas Valley is in the Dixie School District. Children in grades K-5 attend the award winning Dixie Elementary School, while older students go to Miller Creek Middle School, which has twice been recognized as a California Distinguished School.; Most high school students attend Terra Linda High, although they have the option of going to San Rafael High if they choose.
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