Six bedrooms, five and a half bathrooms, formal entry with dramatic elliptical staircase and custom designed stained glass skylight, formal living room, formal dining room, library (or can be the sixth bedroom), home office, remodeled eat-in chefâ€™s kitchen with breakfast area, spectacular custom designed conservatory embracing the spectacular garden and amazing views, wet bar, top floor family room/media room, family room/exercise room/office on lower floor, two laundry rooms, dumb waiter (can be converted to an elevator), laundry chute, interior access to four car parking (two garages), additional two car off street parking, three walk-out view terraces, approximately 1,000 bottle temperature controlled wine cellar, amazing storage, double thermo paned windows, Edward Fields carpets and runners on the central staircase and landings, custom window treatments.
Mechanical, electrical and plumbing infrastructure was completely replaced including radiant heat and hot water recycling together with integrated McIntosh stereo, Lutron Grafik Eye lighting, security, intercom, data and telephone systems.
Front landscaped grounds with manicured box hedges and blooming roses. The manicured and professionally landscaped English garden was designed by landscape architect Jay Thayer. It boasts bluestone paving set around a central fountain and formal knot garden, mature magnolia trees, camellias, azaleas, arched trellis, illumination and irrigation systems. The garden lower levels were highly engineered and built with French drains. There is garden storage under the deck stairs.
Located on one of the best flat tree-lined blocks in Presidio Heights, this north side facing home is truly spectacular and offers views of the Golden Gate Bridge and Bay from three floors. This steel frame home was re-built and designed by renowned architect Dan Phipps in 1998 to the highest standards. Boasting exceptional living space this phenomenal home is sited on an over-sized lot. The amazing architectural detail showcased throughout includes floor to ceiling Palladian windows, high ceilings, crown moldings, hardwood floors, skylights and wainscoting. A short walk to Julius Kahn Park and playground and easy access to transportation, shopping and outstanding schools.
Main Floor: The incredible gated ENTRYWAY to this home boasts a honed marble pathway and stairs enclosed with Palladian windows, crown moldings, high ceilings and recessed lighting.
The grand FORMAL ENTRY is enhanced with a beautiful elliptical central staircase with stained glass skylight that filters light through the center of the house, wall sconces, hardwood floors, crown moldings, high ceilings, wall speakers, archways and coat closet.
The POWDER ROOM has a custom curved vanity with marble counter and backsplash, storage cabinets and drawers, marble floor, Kohler toilet, fan, recessed lighting, wall sconces, wall mirror, crown molding and French double thermo paned window.
To the right of the formal entry is the FORMAL LIVING ROOM. This room was redone November 2010 by interior designer Rebecca Bradley. It features three floor to ceiling Palladian double thermo paned windows (two are doors), hardwood floors, gas burning fireplace with marble base, marble surround and beautiful mantle flanked by arched bookshelves on both sides, crown moldings, recessed Lutron lighting, speakers built into walls and two balconies.
To the left of the formal entry is the BANQUET SIZED FORMAL DINING with Golden Gate Bridge, Bay and Presidio views, high ceilings, hardwood floors, crown moldings, recessed lighting, gorgeous antique Waterford crystal chandelier, wainscoting, speakers built into wood paneling, Moire silk upholstered walls, French double thermo paned windows and French double thermo paned doors that open out to a large walk-out view tiled terrace. One can access the landscaped garden from this terrace.
The sun-filled STATE-OF-THE-ART EAT-IN KITCHEN opens onto the spectacular view conservatory with soaring glass ceiling and walls. This amazing space features Golden Gate Bridge, Bay and Presidio views, an abundance of custom made wood cabinetry, granite countertops and backsplash, two Miele dishwashers, Kitchen Aid refrigerator/freezer with water and ice maker, Kitchen Aid trash compactor, stainless steel built-in Dacor double ovens, stainless steel Dacor six-burner gas cooktop range, stainless steel vent hood with custom curved wood piece and fan and light over range, Dacor stainless steel warming drawer, Kitchen Aid built-in microwave, dual stainless steel sinks, InSinkErator garbage disposal, hot water dispenser, Everpure water filtration system, soap dispenser, large center granite island, room to add stools for dining, room to add a good size table and chairs for dining, recessed lighting, ceiling speakers, wainscoting, tile floor, garden outlook, French double thermo paned windows and a French double thermo paned door that opens out to a view terrace. There is gas for the barbecue on this terrace and a deep storage closet located off this terrace. One can also access the garden from here.
The WET BAR boasts two stainless steel Scotsman wine refrigerators, granite counter and backsplash, custom wood cabinetry and stainless steel sink.
The kitchen is completed with a large walk-in PANTRY with floor to ceiling shelves, pocket door, dumb waiter access and tile floor.
Adjacent to the kitchen, the HOME OFFICE boasts a built-in custom designed wood desk with granite counter, drawers, bookcases, storage shelves, under cabinet lighting, crown molding, tile floor, recessed lighting, crown molding, high ceilings, pocket door and French double thermo paned window. This office is also wired for a computer and wireless access.
Off the kitchen the LAUNDRY ROOM has a LG washer, LG dryer, built-in drawers, storage cabinets, deep stainless steel sink, counter, tile floor, fan, recessed lighting, high ceilings and a laundry chute with access from the master bathroom.
Second Floor: THREE BEDROOMS, LIBRARY (CAN BE USED AS THIRD BEDROOM ON FLOOR) AND TWO FULL BATHROOMS COMPLETE THIS FLOOR.
The incredible MASTER EN-SUITE is graced with fabulous Golden Gate Bridge, Bay, Presidio, Julius Kahn park and playground views, custom built-in cabinets with book shelves, Edward Fields custom carpet, high ceilings, crown moldings, recessed lighting, dumb waiter access, storage/linen closet, walk-in dressing room with three tiered hanging for clothes and custom built-in shelves and drawers, French double thermo paned windows, ceiling speakers, garden outlook and French double thermo paned doors that open out to a walk-out view terrace.
The spa-style MASTER BATHROOM features a circular French double thermo paned window that frames the Golden Gate Bridge, Bay, Presidio, Julius Kahn park and playground views. This bathroom offers crema marfil honed marble throughout, double Kohler sinks with crema marfil honed marble counter and back splash, an abundance of cabinetry and drawers, recessed lighting, honed crema marfil marble floor, large wall mirror, custom lighting, pocket door, laundry chute, high ceilings, ceiling speakers, two fans, water closet with Kohler toilet and French double thermo paned window, deep tub with jets, marble surround and hand held shower, stall marble shower with Nickel Waterworks fixtures, water recirculation system, marble bench, glass door and glass enclosure.
The SECOND BEDROOM has lovely greenery outlooks, French double thermo paned windows, crown moldings, recessed lighting and a walk-in closet with custom built-ins.
The LIBRARY (OR THIRD BEDROOM ON THIS FLOOR) was completely redone by Rebecca Bradley in November 2010 and has high ceilings, closet with built-in shelves and drawers, built-in bookcase, shelving and cupboards, recessed lighting, ceiling speakers, crown moldings, pocket door, Marantz flat screen television and French double thermo paned windows. This room currently houses all the integrated stereo systems (McIntosh), internet and is wired for CAT 5.
A FULL BATHROOM is located off the hallway with honed crema marfil floor, high ceilings, recessed lighting, Nutone fan, Kohler sink with honed crema marfil counter and backsplash, large vanity with storage, wall sconces, Kohler toilet, wall mirror, French double thermo paned window and stall shower with water recirculation system, honed crema marfil marble surround, marble bench, Waterworks nickel fixtures, glass door and glass enclosure.
A walk-in linen closet off the hallway with custom built-in cabinetry, drawers, shelves and high ceilings completes this floor.
Third Floor: TWO BEDROOM EN-SUITES, TWO BATHROOMS, FAMILY ROOM, LAUNDRY ROOM AND A WALK-OUT VIEW TERRACE complete this floor.
The first BEDROOM EN-SUITE has two wall lamps, custom built-in desk with drawers, an abundance of built-in shelves, ceiling fan, built-in drawers, wall sconce, French double thermo paned windows, wired for internet access and a walk-in closet with built-ins, mirror, recessed lighting and skylight.
A FULL BATHROOM is located directly off this bedroom with carrera marble floor, sink with carrera marble counter and backsplash, cabinetry and drawers, freestanding claw foot tub with handheld shower, wall mirror, high ceilings, French double thermo paned windows, wall sconces, fan, Kohler toilet and a stall carrera marble shower with glass door and Waterworks nickel fixtures.
The second BEDROOM EN-SUITE offers expansive Golden Gate Bridge, Bay, Presidio and Julius Kahn Park and playground views. This bedroom has French double thermo paned doors that open out to a view walk-out terrace, garden outlook, built-in double desk, drawers and shelves, recessed lighting, vintage light fixture, crown molding, French double thermo paned windows, wired for internet access, built-in drawers for clothes and a walk-in closet with pocket door, custom built-ins and mirror.
Off this bedroom there is a FULL BATHROOM with honed carrera marble floor, Kohler sink with honed carrera marble counter and backsplash, great cabinet and drawer space, crown molding, skylight, ceiling fan, recessed lighting, two wall sconces, wall mirror, French double thermo paned window, high ceilings and a stall honed carrera marble shower with hot water recirculation system, glass door, marble bench and Nickel Waterworks fixtures.
The awesome sun-filled FAMILY ROOM/MEDIA ROOM boasts expansive Golden Gate Bridge, Bay, Presidio and Julius Kahn Park and playground views, crown moldings, high ceilings, recessed lighting, wall sconces, wall speakers and built-in shelves and cabinetry for media equipment. This room has access to a large view walk-out terrace through a French double thermo paned door.
The LAUNDRY ROOM off the hallway with stackable Frigidaire washer and dryer, fan, custom shelves, storage drawer, high ceilings and tile floor completes this floor.
Lower Floor: A BEDROOM, BATHROOM, FAMILY ROOM/EXERCISE ROOM/OFFICE, WINE CEL-LAR, INTERIOR ACCESS TO BOTH GARAGES, ACCESS TO DUMB WAITER AND ACCESS TO THE GARDEN/BACK YARD completes this floor.
The BEDROOM has garden outlook, crown moldings, high ceilings, wall speakers, French double thermo paned windows, recessed lighting, pocket door and a walk-in closet with three-tiered hanging and built-in drawers and shelves.
The spacious and light-filled FAMILY ROOM/EXERCISE ROOM/OFFICE features crown moldings, a large built-in double desk, drawers and cabinetry, built-in shelves, garden outlook, French double thermo paned windows, Sub-Zero mini fridge, built-in speaker system, built-in shelves for media equipment and a French door that opens out to the amazing garden. This room is wired for internet access and has an exterior door that leads to the second garage.
A FULL BATHROOM is located on this floor and has honed carrera marble floor, Kohler toilet, crown molding, recessed lighting, Kohler sink with honed carrera marble counter and backsplash, drawers and cabinet, wall mirror, two wall sconces, stall honed carrera marble shower with hot water recirculation system, Waterworks nickel fixtures, glass door and glass enclosure.
The temperature controlled 1,000 bottle WINE CELLAR offers French double thermo paned windows, wine racks for bottles and boxes, wood shelves, crown molding, recessed lighting and hardwood floors.
The FIRST GARAGE has two car side by side parking, workshop area with built-in work bench and two storage closets.
The SECOND GARAGE offers two car tandem parking, two more car off street parking in the long driveway, built-in work bench, sink and Scotsman ice maker under work bench. One can access the family room and garden from this garage.
A MECHANICAL CLOSET AND CLOSET THAT HOUSES SECURITY EQUIPMENT off the hallway completes this floor.