Abstract: This exquisite home has tremendous “curb appeal” with its cheery yellow and white façade and classic Palladian windows. The beautifully appointed, light-filled interiors present a pleasing balance of elegance and proportion in a floor plan that consists of six bedrooms, four and a half baths, an eat-in kitchen with family area, formal living room, formal dining room, multiple decks, landscaped garden, and 2-car garage. Multiple decks and direct access to the garden enable the indoor-outdoor lifestyle so desired today. Virtually every room has lovely outlooks and there are some partial Golden Gate views.
Description: Situated above the sidewalk and discreetly recessed from the street, the home provides a private and quiet sanctuary. From the sidewalk’s edge, a slate-tiled staircase leads through the terraced garden. A south-facing patio with balustrade is to the right on the way to the front door. Enter to the spacious foyer fitted with a coat closet and hardwood floors which are found throughout the home. The staircase leads to the gracious main level foyer illuminated with etched glass windows. A large open archway opens to the grand living room which spans the width of the home and features a Crema Marfil, marble-faced fireplace flanked with built-in bookcases and a bench. Classic Palladian windows span the south side and provide tremendous natural light to this exquisite room. Soaring ceilings accentuated by thick crown moldings are inset with recessed lights. Across the foyer, the spacious formal dining room features lovely garden views and a pair of French doors which provide direct access to the garden. The adjacent gourmet kitchen-family room has a several windows and a door virtually placing these rooms in the garden. This cheerful family room and breakfast area also enjoy direct access to the garden. The gourmet kitchen is equipped with slab granite counters and backsplash, Subzero refrigerator, Wolf 6-burner cook top and pot-fill, double Thermador ovens, Bosch dishwasher and a Whynter wine refrigerator. A charming powder room with marble floor and pedestal sink is tucked discreetly off the foyer. The delightful garden has terraced beds which surround the slate-tiled patio and a very prolific lemon tree – a testament to sun! The rear open space in the adjacent gardens additionally enables sunny eastern and western exposures to the extra-deep, north-facing garden.
2nd Level: The second level features a master suite plus two bedrooms and a bath. The stunning master bedroom at the rear of the home has an ensuite sitting area with partial Golden Gate views and a mullioned door that opens to a slate-tiled deck. The expansive dressing room features fitted closets with mirrored closet doors. Completing the suite is a pretty marble bath with shower over tub and a private water closet. Two spacious and very sunny bedrooms are on the south side of the home. Off the hall is a full marble bath with shower over tub and pivot glass surround.
Top Level: There are two bedrooms on the top floor. One bedroom enjoys lovely garden outlooks while the second bedroom additionally features partial Golden Gate views and a slate-tiled Golden Gate view deck. A full marble bath with stall shower completes this level. Renovation potential includes the possibility of combining these rooms to make a view master suite or a large view family room and creating a landscaped, south-facing city-lights view deck and/or Golden-Gate view roof deck (buyer to investigate).
Entry/Lower level: A door off the entry foyer opens to reveal a suite of rooms which may be used in several ways. Today they are shown as a guest bedroom with sunny outlook over the entry patio and a full marble bath. Adjacent is a media room and a laundry room. A separate entrance makes this level ideal for an au-pair, live-in help, or for extended family living.
To Show: Shown by appointment only with exclusive listing agent.
Listing Agent: Janet Schindler, (Direct) 415-296-2211 or (Cell) 415-265-5994
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