179 Knockash Hill

Offered at $2,795,000.          Sold at $3,200,000.

Forest Hill Extension
Extraordinary Contemporary View Home!

  • 4 bedrooms

  • 3 1/2 baths

  • Formal living room

  • Dining room

  • 2 fireplaces

  • Gourmet Kitchen

  • Breakfast room

  • Great room/den

  • Family room/4th bedroom

  • 2 sitting rooms

  • Hardwood floors

  • Multiple skylights

  • Recessed lighting

  • Built-in speakers

  • Walk-out balconies

  • Wine closet

  • Laundry room

  • Landscaped backyard

  • Two-tiered deck, walking path

  • 2 car side-by-side parking garage

This impressive Contemporary Pacific Ocean view home built in 1994 is tucked away on a wonderful hillside cul-de-sac, adjacent to Edgehill Mountain Park and close to West Portal Village shops, restaurants and Muni Station. An inviting entrance opens into a dramatic foyer with cathedral ceiling, open-banister staircase, huge skylight, coat closet and convenient powder room. The magnificent formal living room with large five-sided bay window boasts a classic fireplace with handsome mantel, built-in bookshelves and speakers, recessed lighting and gleaming hardwood floors. The open light-filled dining room with built-in china cabinet and striking chandelier is perfect for entertaining! The beautifully updated gourmet kitchen with spacious breakfast room and adjacent great room with built-in entertainment center showcases all stainless-steel appliances including a General Electric gas range with griddle and microwave, Whirlpool refrigerator and LG dishwasher, painted custom cabinets with corner lazy Susan and gorgeous Carrara quartz counters. 

The sweeping light-filled staircase ascends to the upper level with nice landing and private living quarters. The grand, luxurious master bedroom suite with vaulted ceiling features an attractive fireplace with built-in cabinets on either side, a comfortable sitting room/home office, a sumptuous bathroom with skylight, dual vanity sink, water closet with privacy  door, walk-in shower, separate soaking tub, dressing room, gigantic walk-in closet with built-in shelves, shoe closet and laundry chute, and a walk-out balcony with stunning views from Mount Davidson to the Pacific Ocean. The second enormous bedroom with en-suite bath and skylight enjoys a delightful sitting room, wall-to-wall closet and views to Edgehill Mountain.

The lower level includes a large third bedroom with walk-out terrace, a family room/4th bedroom with access to the garden, a third full bath with dual vanity sink and shower over tub, a snazzy wine closet and a huge separate laundry room. The spectacular landscaped backyard with two-tiered deck, flagstone walking path and picturesque garden completes this truly special home!