Don’t miss this distinguished, detached Spanish Mediterranean home located in the highly coveted West Portal neighborhood. Constructed in 1926 and offered for the first time in nearly two decades. This beautifully appointed, split-level, single-family residence features an excellent floor plan, including 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms and grand formal rooms with details that exude true pride of ownership.
A lovely tiled staircase and gracious entry welcome you into the elegant formal living room with pristine period detailing, an open beam cathedral ceiling, rich hardwood flooring, original light fixtures, a gas fireplace and a stunning floor to ceiling arched bay picture window, flanked by two French paned bay windows offering tranquil views of Forest Hill and the twinkling lights of quaint neighboring homes below. Equally inviting is the exquisite formal dining room, adorned with ornamental molding, a Mediterranean style chandelier and gorgeous lush wood doors that open into the kitchen — the perfect place for entertaining. A light and efficient chef’s kitchen provides abundant storage, built-in breakfast nook and top of the line stainless steel appliances: including a professional series Wolf range, Viking hood and Bosch dishwasher.
There are two generous sized bedrooms (with walk-in closets) that overlook a delightful private rear deck and patio, as well as one bedroom with direct access. This level also features a richly tiled and sumptuous full guest bathroom and convenient linen closet nearby. An inviting oversized master bedroom, with north-west views and an Art Deco bathroom that comprises the top level of this solid and well-built home. In addition, the direct roof access on this level suggests a plethora of expansion possibilities.
No home would be complete without a proper family/media/guest room — comfortable and conveniently located, on the lower level, steps from the kitchen with a walk-in closet and easy access to the to the back patio and rear deck. There is interior access to the garage, through the family room. The nearly 1,000 square-foot garage offers a half bath, a laundry area with sink (washer and dryer), 2 car parking, a large workroom and tons of additional storage space.
All in one incredible location, close to all the conveniences that West Portal Village has to offer including: fabulous restaurants, cafes, shopping, banking, a movie theatre, public library, prestigious private and public schools, fitness, parks and the ultimate in public transportation — virtually all MUNI metro lines to downtown San Francisco, Mission Bay and easy freeway access to Highways 280,101 and SFO.