Rarely available location along the iconic, historic and prestigious Presidio Wall, 16 Spruce Street is a Mid-Century modern residence that has been updated, expanded and enhanced with the most sophisticated amenities of the twenty-first century. The classic California architecture focuses on the surrounding views through walls of glass that blur the lines between inside and out. The window locations have been strategically chosen to bring the most natural light and best views into every room. This contemporary home is sleek, modern and handsome. It has been enhanced with the most up-to-date details to keep it classic, current and timeless. With views of beautiful Julius Kahn Park and the historic Presidio, this home’s highly desirable location is nothing less than one-of-a-kind. The harmonious elements throughout are elegant, warm and inviting. The stunning white interior and wood elements are complimented by Calacatta Oro, White Sivec and Silver Pearl marble. The centerpiece of this home is a transparent staircase that allows light from the strategically placed windows and glowing light fixtures to transcend to the levels of the home morning, noon and night. You can choose many words to describe this residential work of art. If you had to choose just one, it is “extraordinary”.
Main Level: (Click To Gallery)
As you enter this home, a partitioned wood wall with metal design details greets you letting you know that you are entering a very special place. On the right you will spy the office that has a view of the entry courtyard. This room is enhanced with custom marble topped built-in cabinetry.
As you proceed, you’ll notice a large central atrium that floods the main level with natural light. Surrounding it are the subtle interior colors that complement the exquisite kitchen elements that include clean timeless white cabinetry, exquisite marble countertops and stainless steel appliances. Tied together, they provide a highly desirable and sleek design that provides any imagination with culinary creativity. The huge Calacatta Oro slab marble island is the centerpiece that makes a bold statement and anchors the heart of the kitchen.
The nearby custom glass floor filters light to the lower level and leads you to the contemporary living room. You’ll notice that the ribbon flame fireplace is also surrounded by Calacatta Oro marble. The nearby family room has a natural walnut paneled wall with flush, hidden storage. The family room shares a balcony with the living room so both rooms can enjoy the beautiful views and fabulous San Francisco weather. Other amenities on the main level include a study with its own deck, a practical mud room off the 2-car garage, and guest powder room.
Lower Level 1:
Three bedrooms are located on this level. The central hall is flooded with light from the transparent glass floor above. The master suite enjoys both its own fireplace and patio with magical views of the nearby park. It features a huge walk-in closet and dual spa-like master bathrooms. They are enhanced with walls of glass that enclose the walk-in shower and lavatory to ensure both light and privacy. The luxurious soaking tub provides the ultimate spa bathing experience. There are two other bedrooms on this level that share a full bath as well as a convenient laundry room. All rooms enjoy natural lighting from strategically placed windows.
Lower Level 2:
Last but definitely not least, this level also has a bedroom suite along with a large recreation/media room that is perfect for entertaining. It includes a large wet bar and is esthetically complimented by hidden flush mounted staircase storage. A guest powder room and a temperature controlled 500 bottle wine cellar are the finishing touches to this level.
- 5 Bedrooms, 4 Full Baths, 2 Half Baths
- 1100 +/- square feet of exterior spaces
- Wide plank European White Oak flooring throughout
- Subzero Side by Side refrigerator, Wolf Microwave, Convection Steam Oven, 5 – Burner gas range, Dual Bosch dishwashers, Blanco sinks & faucets
- Walnut vertical grain wood cabinets & paneling
- Walker Zanger & Ann Sacks tile throughout
- Blu Bathworks Fixtures & Free Standing Bathtub and Filler
- Wetsyle Undermount sinks & ADM Free Standing Pedestal Sinks & Toto toilets
- Nest Thermostats – Internet Ready
- Four Zone Hydronic Radiant Heating System throughout
Lighting controlled by Lutron Maestro series digital dimmers
Wireless VIdeo Security System
- Hard wired for home networking including a Netgear 24 port ethernet switch, wiring for 5.1 surround sound in the family, living media and master bedrooms