Bar, Cable TV, Elevator, Exercise Room, Fitness Room, Garage, Garden, Large Kitchen Island, Media/Game Room, Walk-In Closets, Wireless Internet.
Bar Refrigerator, Burglar Alarm, Cook Top Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Double Oven, Dryer, Fixtures, Gas Appliances, Grill, Ice Maker, Intercom, Kitchen Island, Kitchen Pantry, Kitchen Sink, Microwave Oven, Oven, Range/Oven, Refrigerator, Trash Compactor, Warming Drawer, Washer & Dryer.
Abundant Closet(s), All Drapes, Audio-Video Wiring, Balcony, Bar, Bar-Wet, Bay/bow Window, Beam Ceilings, Blinds/Shades, Book Shelving, Box Ceiling, Breakfast bar, Built-In Furniture, Built-in Bookcases/Shelves, Built-in Desk, Cedar Closet, Decorative Lighting, Decorative Molding, Drywall Ceiling, Elevator, Entertainment Center, Fire Alarm, Fitness, French Doors, Granite Counter Tops, Hardwood Flooring, High Ceilings, In-Law Suite, Intercom, Kitchen Accomodates Catering, Kitchen Island, Network/Internet Wired, Paneled Doors, Recessed Lighting, Security System, Skylight, Smoke Alarm, Solid Wood Cabinets, Solid Wood Doors, Sprinkler, Stereo System, Study, Surround Sound Wiring, Tile Floors, Trash Compactor, Walk-In Closet, Washer and dryer, Wood Ceilings, Wood Floors, Woodwork.
Den, Dressing Area, Exercise Room, Family Room, Formal Dining Room, Foyer, Game Room, Guest Room, Home Theatre, Inside Laundry, Laundry Room, Library, Living Room, Office, Recreation Room, Separate Family Room, Storage Room, Theatre, Utility Room, Wine Cellar.
Balcony, Barbecue, Deck, Exterior Lighting, Fencing, Large Open Gathering Space, Outdoor Living Space, Patio, Sprinkler, Street Lights, Sunny Area(s).
Bay View, Hills View, View.
Built in 1904, this handsome Georgian-style residence is located in one of San Francisco’s most prestigious neighborhoods, featuring graceful proportions, a sense of balance, & elegant finishes throughout. Updated systems and extensive seismic upgrades.
The gated entry with honed marble walk-way leads to a gracious portico with a geometric limestone roundel in the floor and a mahogany front door. Etched glass panels provide a glimpse of the garden beyond.
A grand foyer showcasing an impressive staircase is light-filled thanks to a large leaded glass window and skylight. Stunning woodwork, high ceilings and hardwood flooring that flows through much of the main level reflect a bygone era of special niceties. Generous wall space is ideal for displaying large pieces of art.
The spacious living room has a fireplace, three picture windows with custom crafted shutters. Extra recessed lighting bathes the generous wall space for art.
Adjacent to the living room is a library with floor-to-ceiling book shelves and a cleverly concealed television behind doors that appear as shelves of antiquarian books. A sound system with individual room controls is located in the library.
The elegant dining room features an ornate coffered ceiling and fireplace with a marble surround, wood mantle and easily accommodates a grand piano.
The large eating area in the kitchen opens through French doors to an inviting deck overlooking the garden below. The kitchen is designed for those who love to cook, well appointed for entertaining large parties yet comfortable for day-to-day living. An oversized center island and abundant cabinetry in a high gloss white provide a striking contrast with the onyx marble counter tops. A full-size Sub-Zero Freezer and Sub-Zero Refrigerator flank each side of the kitchen, with a commercial grade Wolf range and oven as a focal point. Also included are two dishwashers, microwave, warming drawer, and a trash compactor.
The master bedroom suite enjoys spectacular views of the Golden Gate Bridge and Bay and opens to a generous sitting room with a fireplace, separate his and her bathrooms, and individual custom fitted dressing rooms.
The second bedroom is highlighted by a fireplace with a decorative marble mantle and surround. The bathroom en-suite has beautiful decorative tile, glass enclosed shower and a marble top vanity. The third bedroom is currently used as an office to complete this floor. Beautiful molding and wall sconces adorn the wide halls that connect these rooms.
A fabulous family/media room spans the north side of the residence with panoramic views of the Bridge and Bay. The room has a wet bar with an under-counter refrigerator and is wired for surround sound.
Two spacious bedrooms with generous closet space and bathrooms en-suite complete this floor. This level is serviced by an elevator from the garden level that also services the main and second floor.
A versatile recreation/exercise room can be conveniently accessed directly from the garden and has a powder room The staff quarters includes a bedroom and bathroom. This level has convenient egress to the driveway, garage and side entrance to suit all needs.
Other amenities found on this floor is a temperature controlled wine cellar beautifully outfitted to hold approximately 1500 bottles, a large utility and laundry room, storage room, trash room that allows for pick-ups with a keyed door leading to the driveway.
The garden is a welcoming place to entertain, recently transformed to a level yard by elevating the ground six feet with new retaining walls.. A checkerboard pattern of grass with granite cobble stones, and a gravel border was designed to allow for drainage during the rainy season.
An outdoor amphitheater with seats terraced into the landscape and a movie screen slips between cleverly crafted bronze bamboo poles. The bamboo theme is carried out in the borders of the yard, up-lit to create a dramatic ambience at night.
A fully-equipped outdoor kitchen is hidden from view and protected by etched glass panels. The kitchen has a large barbecue, warming drawer, two under-counter refrigerators, granite countertops and sink. Substantial glass and bronze doors lead guests to a walkway to exit the property. Five panels of etched glass with a bamboo design shield the view of the neighbor’s property.
º Six bedrooms
º Six bathrooms
º Two half-bathrooms
º Four fireplaces, two with gas starters
º Family room/media room
º Exercise/recreation room
º Wine cellar, approximately 1500 bottles
º All-weather kitchen in garden
º Outdoor amphitheater
º Mahogany paneled elevator to all four floors
º Extensive seismic retrofitting, 1994
º Laundry room º Security system º Two-car garage
Elegance and Grandeur.
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