Extraordinary views of the Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco Bay unfold from this timelessly elegant full floor apartment in of one of San Francisco’s most prestigious buildings, designed circa 1927 by Willis Polk & Co. Perched high on one of Russian Hill’s most desirable level blocks, its northerly position near the waterfront affords immediate views of many Bay Area landmarks including Alcatraz, Angel Island, Aquatic Park, Fort Mason, and the Yacht Harbor. Also showcased from oversized picture windows are the Golden Gate Bridge, Palace of Fine Arts and the Presidio. This a rare offering in a premier boutique building comprised of only twelve apartments. With an enviable Walk Score of 93, it is ideally located near the cable car, Sterling Park, Alice Marble Tennis Courts, Ghirardelli Square, the Wharf, and the acclaimed neighborhood shopping, dining and entertainment districts of Hyde Street, Polk Street, Chestnut Street and North Beach.
The residence, which is directly serviced by passenger and service elevators, boasts high ceilings and a superb floor plan for both entertaining and comfortable modern living. From the stylish private elevator vestibule you enter into a gracious reception hall where you are at once met with perfectly framed views of Alcatraz Island. The grand living and dining rooms feature sweeping bay and Golden Gate views while the handsome library showcases the Golden Gate Bridge. The remodeled chef’s kitchen, with adjoining laundry area and butler’s pantry, has marble counter tops, double dishwashers, double ovens, and ample storage. There are 4 bedrooms and 3.5 baths, including the spacious master suite with an entire bank of Golden Gate view windows. There are 2 big family bedrooms and guest or staff quarters with unobstructed views of Alcatraz. Also included are a lower level servant’s room with full bath, a large separate storage room, garage parking, doorman security, and resident manager.
San Francisco, CA, 94109