135 Fernwood Drive , San Francisco, CA 94127

Sold Price: $3,000,000
5 Beds, 3.5 Baths
Status: Sold
MLS#: x10168
Last Updated: 12/2/2005 2:32 PM
Description for 135 Fernwood Drive San Francisco, CA 94127
Amid magnificent landscaped grounds, complete with turret, this extraordinary view home wraps around a large corner lot and boasts two formal entries. The custom interior holds over 5,100 square feet of living space, the grandeur and elegance are reflected in every room. The interior was designed by renowned interior designer/stager Carole Soffer Design. Five bedrooms, three and a half bathrooms, two formal entries, formal living room with fireplace, formal dining room, remodeled state-of-the-art eat-in view kitchen, view breakfast room, home office, library/family room, ballroom/media room with fireplace, exquisite architectural detail throughout, lush wood detail, double thermo paned windows, archways, beamed ceilings, French doors, hardwood floors, custom light fixtures, custom draperies with Roman shades, front and rear gardens, fountain, panoramic views, basketball court, patio, deck, exterior illumination and irrigation system, cable ready, two car side by side garage, security system. Main Floor: The majestic FOYER with circular hand painted domed ceiling and sweeping staircase features a beautiful crystal chandelier, archways, parquet floors, lush wood doors, curved faux painted walls and arched alcove area with light to display art. The expansive view FORMAL LIVING ROOM is highlighted with parquet floors, high beamed ceilings with corbels, tall French double thermo paned windows, woodburning fireplace, crystal chandelier, arched lush wood doors, custom Roman shades and garden outlook. The view FORMAL DINING ROOM with exquisite crystal chandelier boasts parquet floors, arched entry, high ceilings, moldings, exquisite wall sconces, garden outlook, double thermo paned windows and custom Roman shades. Designed for entertaining, the REMODELED STATE-OF-THE-ART EAT-IN KITCHEN with large center island boasts custom furniture quality cabinetry, under cabinet lighting, an abundance of La Australia granite countertops, El Pueblo tumbled marble back splash, ceramic tile floor, Sub-Zero refrigerator/freezer, Miele dishwasher, center island with La Australia granite countertop (one can place bar stools for dining), built-in Thermador four burner gas range, vegetable sink in island, cast iron sink with garbage disposal and water filter, microwave, recessed lighting, custom lighting, beamed ceilings, French paned windows, custom Roman shades and garden outlook. There are two walk-in pantries with furniture quality cabinetry, high ceilings and lighting. Off the kitchen, there is a built-in desk OFFICE AREA with La Australia granite counter. There is a staircase from the kitchen to access the lower level. The sunny view BREAKFAST ROOM with bay windows, high ceilings, custom light fixture, ceramic tile floor, double thermo paned windows, offers garden outlook and is bright and airy. There is ONE BEDROOM AND FULL BATHROOM on this floor. The BEDROOM has hardwood floors, high ceilings, moldings, French paned windows, large closet and garden outlook. Off this bedroom is the BATHROOM which features high ceilings, tile floor, Toto toilet, stall tiled shower with sliding glass door and Caroma pedestal sink. The LIBRARY/FAMILY ROOM, adjacent to the dining room and formal entry boasts new custom carpet, high ceilings, French paned windows, Roman shades, closet with built-ins and French doors that open out to the side garden. Off the formal entry is the POWDER ROOM. This bathroom features a pedestal sink, Jerusalem limestone floor, high ceiling and crystal chandelier. Off the powder room is a large closet or sitting area. Second Floor: The dramatic stairway leads to the second floor landing which consists of Corinthian columns with archways, moldings, hardwood floors, French double thermo paned windows open out to the wrought iron balcony with City views, wrought iron siding surrounding the staircase and Faux painted rotunda ceiling. There are FOUR BEDROOMS AND TWO BATHROOMS on this floor. The FIRST BEDROOM offers custom carpeting, French paned window, three double thermo paned windows, large closet with custom built-ins, Roman shades, moldings, high ceilings and beautiful light fixture. Off this bedroom is a remodeled BATHROOM. This bathroom has a sink with limestone counter and tumbled marble back splash, furniture quality cabinetry, high ceilings, tile floor, built-in shelves and cabinets, shower over tub with tile surround and tumbled marble insets and glass enclosure, custom lighting and mirror, recessed lighting and Toto toilet. The SECOND BEDROOM is highlighted with French paned windows, hardwood floors, moldings, excellent closet space and Roman shades. One can access the first bathroom from this bedroom. The THIRD BEDROOM has custom carpet, Roman shades, French paned windows, moldings, garden outlook and walk-in closet with built-ins. One can access the master bathroom from this bedroom. The PANORAMIC VIEW MASTER EN-SUITE has arched double thermo paned windows framing the City views, recessed lighting, high ceilings, moldings, beautiful carpet, crystal chandelier, grass clothed walls and large walk-in closet with custom built-ins and recessed lighting. There are French doors that open out to a tiled walk-out deck with City views. The sumptuous MASTER BATHROOM features double sinks with Jerusalem limestone counter, furniture quality cabinetry under sink, Jersusalem limestone floor with metal accent insets, stall Jersusalem limestone shower with glass enclosure and mini-bench, Hydro system deep Jacuzzi tub with jets and Jerusalem limestone surround, moldings, recessed and custom lighting, glass mirror, double thermo paned windows with screens and built-in furniture quality storage. A coat closet, linen closet and laundry chute off the hallway completes this floor. Lower Floor: The BALLROOM//MEDIA ROOM boasts an arched entry way, custom carpet, custom blinds, moldings, woodburning fireplace with beautiful tile surround, French paned windows and wall sconces. There is an area off this room where one can put a DJ or band for live entertainment. The wet bar features built-in shelves, microwave, recessed lighting over bar, glass mirror and plumbed for a sink. There is a HALF BATHROOM on this level with pedestal sink and high ceilings. There are two storage rooms, laundry area to fold clothes and washer and dryer side by side with sink. EXPENSES: The property tax rate in San Francisco County is 1.14% of assessed value. Assessed values are reset upon sale to the sale price. If the assessed value is increased, a supplemental tax bill will be issued.
Listing Information
Property Type: Residential Single Family
Monterey Heights View Neighborhood Data... 1927
Room Information
Living Room, Formal Dining Room, Family Room, Master Bedroom, Den
Interior Features
03 Story
Exterior/Lot Features
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