Forest Hill Storybook
English Cotswold-Style Home!
This extraordinary English Tudor Cotswold-style home built in 1917 with its prominent stone chimney and fascinating roof line is tucked away on a wonderful corner lot in the heart of Forest HIll, close to public transportation! A charming, romantic garden entrance leads to the notable front door with leaded and stained-glass panels and into a magnificent foyer with gracious open-banister staircase. The grand, spectacular sunken formal living room with dramatic open cross-beam ceiling boasts an imposing baronial stone fireplace, gorgeous original wood paneling, gleaming hardwood floors and a bank of picture windows with bucolic views to Sutro Tower. The stunning, banquet-size formal dining room with canopy ceiling, ornate plaster moldings, classic wood paneling and exquisite stained-glass windows is perfect for entertaining! The spacious light-filled kitchen showcases stainless-steel appliances, beautiful white quartz counters, painted wood cabinets and an impressive adjacent breakfast room overlooking the garden. A luxurious bedroom en-suite with large closet and private bath with shower over tub and a convenient powder room end this floor.
The handsome open-banister staircase with additional striking stained-glass windows ascends to the upper level with elegant balcony landing overlooking the remarkable formal living room. The enormous master bedroom suite features a comfortable sitting alcove, huge walk-in closet and a connected bath with walk-in shower and skylight, separate cast-iron tub and pedestal sink. Another terrific bedroom with walk-in closet and large game room and a laundry area with utility sink. The expansive open landscaped backyard completes this truly special home!