3920 17th Street
San Francisco, California
Sold for $1,726,000
The vibrancy of city living or the tranquility of the country? This no longer has to be a choice because with this designer condominium you can have it all! Upon entering, one will notice the rich architectural details found in San Francisco homes such as; crown molding, lincrusta wallcoverings, arched doorways and ceiling medallions adorned with modern light fixtures.
From the entry and through a lovely arched doorway is the formal living room where you will find the first of two fireplaces. The large double paned windows are adorned with custom plantation shutters and below a functional window seat offers extra storage. If need be this room could possibly become the homes third bedroom.
Down the hall are the homes two bedrooms and a full bath which includes a charming claw foot tub, double vanity and separate water closet. Directly across is the very ample sized laundry room with abundant storage and full size washer and dryer. With plumbing in place the large laundry room may be a great opportunity to create a second full bath.
The back of the home features the very desirable open concept living and starts with the dining room that has the 2nd fireplace, this one with a beautiful vintage surround of carved wood.
The kitchen is warm and inviting with thick marble counters, open concept wire racks, and a deep stainless steel sink. High end appliances include:
- Fisher Paykel refrigerator
- Bosche dishwasher
- Wolf Stove with 4 burners and griddle
The ceiling is highly decorated with pressed tin and finishes the unique and charming kitchen. The adjoining family room is a welcoming retreat with abundant light due to the 3 walls of double paned windows which overlook the tranquil garden.
The crown jewel of this property is no doubt the lush and tranquil garden which is exclusively for the use of this unit. Access this space by way of the charming Dutch door which leads to a wonderful deck that is partially covered by a rose covered trellis. A few steps down is a large stone patio that is surrounded by planters filled with a myriad of mature plants including Japanese maples trees, vibrant bougainvillea, hydrangeas, boxwoods, and ferns just to name a few. The towering garden creates not only a private oasis but an escape from the daily life of city living.
Finishing this home is a private 380 square foot storage space and an independent one car parking spot.