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Contemporary Fixtures With Victorian Charm?

Contemporary Fixtures With Victorian Charm?

The 4,000-square-foot Victorian at 1120 South Van Ness Avenue has been remodeled.  But as illustrated by the master bath, this isn’t your typical gut job.  And many of the home’s original details, and rooms, and remain intact. In the yard behind, the outdoor kitchen includes the modern grill and fridge.  And it isn’t a gas Read More »

Renovated, Restored And Reduced $500K

Renovated, Restored And Reduced $500K

Designed by Albert Pissis and built in 1894, the Alamo Square Victorian at 860 Fell Street has been “meticulously renovated and restored” over the past twenty years by its current owners.  Think grand chandeliers, imported French drapery, and woodwork which was painstakingly stripped with dental tools to restore it to its original state. Listed for Read More »

Quintessential San Francisco Mansion Facing Foreclosure

Quintessential San Francisco Mansion Facing Foreclosure

Purchased for $3,875,000 at the end of 2007, the 8,000-square-foot Victorian at 21 Buena Vista Avenue East (which features 22 remodeled rooms, 1,700 square feet of private gallery space, and a cellar for 3,000 bottles of wine) returned to the market last year listed for $6,500,000. Reduced to $5,900,000 and briefly marketed as a potential “Tech Incubator” Read More »

Behind The Scenes At 21 Buena Vista Avenue

Behind The Scenes At 21 Buena Vista Avenue

While not available last week when we first reported the Victorian’s return, the latest and greatest listing photos for the Witches Hat at 21 Buena Vista Avenue are now online. Read More »

21 Buena Vista Returns With A Fifth (And Final?) Reduction

21 Buena Vista Returns With A Fifth (And Final?) Reduction

Sixteen months ago 21 Buena Vista Avenue was listed for $5,475,000. Fourteen months ago it was $4,950,000. Nine months ago it was $4,495,000. Five months ago it was $4,250,000. And today, it’s $3,900,000. That’s $1,575,000 (or 28.8%) under the original asking price (and yet officially “1 day on the market”). Regardless, we’re still fans (and Read More »

21 Buena Vista Avenue By The Numbers

21 Buena Vista Avenue By The Numbers

21 Buena Vista Avenue by the numbers: 4 floors; 22 rooms; 64 sqft theater screen; 270 degree views; 1700 sqft of gallery space; 3000 bottle wine room; 8229 sqft total; 4950000 dollars. One absolutely amazing home. Read More »