1701 Franklin Street , San Francisco, CA 94109

Sold Price: $7,000,000
11 Beds, 5.5 Baths
7,125 sqft
Status: Sold
MLS#: x10217459
Last Updated: 2/27/2018 2:59 PM
Description for 1701 Franklin Street San Francisco, CA 94109
In world renowned Pacific Heights, 1701 Franklin Street is one of the most recognizable estate-like homes in San Francisco and is a historic registered landmark. This incredible detached Queen Anne estate sits on nearly a ¼ acre of land subdivided into 2 legal lots and offers approximately 7,125 square feet of dramatic living space. The lower floor square footage is 1,740 square feet of additional living space. The home was designed by W.H. Lille for Edward Coleman in 1895, who owned the Idaho Gold Mine in Grass Valley, California. Offered for the 1st time in 18 years, the home has been lovingly maintained by its current owners. The home is believed to have only changed ownership by a handful and it is suspected that the current owners are the second family to have lived in this one of a kind property. The amazing architectural detail throughout includes incredible large timeless stained glass windows with breathtaking detail, smaller stained glass windows, high ceilings (eleven and a half foot ceilings on the main floor, close to eleven foot ceilings on the second floor and close to ten foot ceilings on the third floor), coffered wood ceilings, beamed wood ceilings, circular wood beamed ceiling, rotunda style ceiling, coved ceilings, plaster and dentil moldings, pocket doors, exquisite crystal and antique chandeliers, superb wall sconces, softwood and hardwood floors with inlay, rounded bay windows, bay windows, arched window, archways, lush wood doors, beveled glass mirrors, skylight, paneled wood walls and wainscoting. Steps from Whole Foods Market, close to Tech shuttle stops, transportation, restaurants, Cable Car, close proximity to Financial District, walk to Fillmore Street, Polk Street, Lafayette Park and easy access to the Golden Gate Bridge. Just minutes from Louise M. Davis Symphony Hall, War Memorial Opera House, SF JAZZ Center and currently under construction CPMC/Sutter Health Cathedral Hill Hospital. Walk Score of 98! Eleven bedrooms, five and a half bathrooms, entryway, formal entry, large foyer/sitting room with beautiful staircase, formal living room, parlor, formal dining room, plans for large kitchen with butler’s pantry, office, family room/media room, lower floor office area, remodeled guest/staff eat-in kitchen, craft/mechanical room, two laundry rooms with washers/dryers, third laundry facility on top floor, secondary staircase, seven fireplaces with exceptional mantles, five car parking on long wide driveway, excellent storage, large attic, modern security system, air conditioning, four furnaces, three water heaters, mini wet bar, window treatments, beautiful hand painted murals in some rooms, sound proofing on many windows. Partial Downtown City views. Landscaped front gardens with mature magnolia tree, mature tree, irrigation system, hydrangeas, ferns, lush greenery, box hedges and blooming plants. Park-like backyard/garden with irrigation, palm trees, mature trees, lush lawn, green foliage, roses, hydrangeas and blooming plants. A gardener’s dream! The perfect place to add a playground structure and perfect for family gatherings and entertaining. There are plans to add a garage with interior access as well as a deck. Approved plans to add an elevator are available for the new owner. The property lot has also been subdivided into two legal lots.
Listing Information
Property Type: Residential Single Family
Pacific Heights View Neighborhood Data... 1895
Room Information
Bonus Room, Living Room, Formal Dining Room, Family Room, Master Bedroom, Den
Interior Features
3 Story +
Exterior/Lot Features
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