Sold: 245 Santa Paula Avenue | St. Francis Wood

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Sold for $2,000,000

St. Francis Wood
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Elegantly styled and perfectly appointed for a modern lifestyle, this spectacular home has been thoughtfully improved, thoroughly renovated, remodeled and expanded to provide three levels of luxurious living space. Situated on one St. Francis Wood`s most desirable streets, the house`s dramatic ocean views and beautiful green outlooks can be enjoyed from the broad front terrace, wide rear balcony and through the home`s many windows and French doors. In addition to five bedrooms (including the master suite), there are three full baths and a powder room, gracious formal living room, formal dining room, and chef`s kitchen with an adjacent casual dining room that opens directly to the lush tropical garden. Ideal for entertaining and a comfortable life, the home has a massive full floor family room complete with media center and built-in wet bar.

A commuter`s dream: the home is convenient to 280 and 101 Freeways, 15 minutes from SFO, the Golden Gate Bridge and Bay Bridge and it is two short blocks from West Portal Village shopping, restaurants and excellent public transportation.

Main Features:

  • Five Comfortable Bedrooms
  • Three & One Half Bathrooms
  • Formal Living & Dining Rooms
  • Well Equipped Chef`s Kitchen
  • Private Master Suite with Spa Bath
  • Separate Kitchen Dining Room
  • Deluxe Media/Family Room with Wet Bar
  • Beautiful Yard with Fantastic Outdoor Kitchen
  • Attached Garage with Two Car Parking

Special Amenities:

  • Five Star 6 Burner Gas Range & Hood
  • Miele Built-In Coffee Maker
  • Granite Countertops & Stainless Appliance
  • Whole House Speaker/Sound System
  • Wide View Terrace Off Family Room
  • Built-In Gas & Charcoal Grills & Outdoor Fireplace
  • Balcony Access from Upper Bedrooms
  • Broad Front Terrace Offers Westerly Views
  • Beautiful Tropical Landscape Front & Rear

Structural Features:

  • Extensive Remodel in 2002 & 2003
  • Foundation Rebuilt
  • Seismic Hold Downs Installed On All Floors
  • Structural Plywood Inside & Outside On All Outside Walls
  • All New Interior Drywall & Insulation Throughout
  • Dual Thermal Pane Windows
  • Completely New Electrical Systems & Wiring
  • All New Plumbing Including Copper Pipes
  • 16” Truss Joists On 2nd Floor & 3rd Floors to Span Entire Width of House

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St. Francis Wood
stfrancis-signThe developers of the St. Francis Wood, Mason and McDuffie, began planning the neighborhood more than 100 years ago, advertising St. Francis Wood as the city’s first residential park. The sales brochure touted lots that were twice the size of the average city lot, lush parks and boulevards to be designed by the Olmsted Brothers and streets lined with trees and plants. It was to be a planned community, a place that would appeal to families and to those seeking a grand lifestyle in a unique city setting. The majority of the neighborhood’s 540 homes were completed between the years of 1920 and 1940. While home styles range from Colonial Revival, Spanish Mediterranean to Tudor there is a common thread as all were built under the architectural guidance of the homeowners association. It is for this reason that the neighborhood was able to achieve homogeneity of scale, color and style and it remains that way today.

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