Historic Homes of San Diego

 

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350 San Fernando San Diego, CA 92106

$4,875,000
4 Beds
6 Baths
5,336 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 180033976
Property Type Detached
A La Playa Jewel! The epitome of classic Spanish architecture, the home was designed by Richard Requa in 1927. This 5,336 SF 4BR property has been extensively remodeled while maintaining its historical integrity. Situated on a 20,010 SF lot with city and bay views the property features private grounds, an interior courtyard with fireplace, a dining porch off the kitchen, lush landscaping, plus a resort style pool/spa entertainment cabana. Historically designated with potential for Mills Act tax savings.

530 Silvergate Avenue San Diego, CA 92106

$4,395,000
9 Beds
12 Baths
15,600 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 180040262
Property Type Detached
Historic Estate on 2.38 acres per public records, around 15,600 SF under roof including out buildings, buyer to satisfy self to square footage before C.O.E. Huge Solar system, Mills Act (50% - 70% savings on property taxes) Guest Cottage, 3 limo sized attached garage and four car detached garage. Huge basement and attic, indoor detached racket ball court and gym. 50' x 20' pool, tennis court, entrance from Silvergate Avenue or Garden Lane. Approximately 1 acre in back.

7210 La Jolla Blvd La Jolla, CA 92037

$4,350,000
8 Beds
6.5 Baths
5,000 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 180010113
Property Type Detached
Variance Granted for Single Family Detached. A unique opportunity to own a collection of 3 meticulously restored, award-winning historic homes that offer modern day amenities that seamlessly merge with their classic architectural styles. Surrounded by professionally landscaped grounds that span a block of land near the beach in the Barber Tract, these rare homes come with the Mills Act property tax savings. Currently used as rentals, the detached homes also offer a variety of use options. See Supplement

2031 Sunset Blvd. San Diego, CA 92103

$3,290,000
5 Beds
6.5 Baths
6,520 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 180040931
Property Type Detached
Historic home known as The Bishop's House has Mills Act for reduced property tax. This is a rare opportunity for a fortunate buyer to own this beautiful 3 story Italian Renaissance style home well-situated on a 10,363 sq.ft lot, per assessor. Built in 1922 on the high point of the neighborhood with some views to the ocean. Private side yard & backyard with patio and outdoor fireplace; an ideal home for the family or entertaining. Rear vacant 5,363 sq.ft lot APN #443-552-12-00 may be purchased separately

435 W Thorn St San Diego, CA 92103

$2,690,000
5 Beds
3.5 Baths
4,320 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 170033289
Property Type Detached
Reduced to sell, bring your offer. At the peak of the prestigious historic walking district of Bankers Hill, this one of a kind 1926 Italian Palladian home reflects the neo-classical symmetry and grandeur of 16th century Andrea Palladio’s architectural vision. While it could be found alongside the grand villas of Lake Como, San Diego is proud to claim it. Mills Act property savings. See Supplemental.

4744 Panorama Drive San Diego, CA 92116

$2,650,000
5 Beds
2.5 Baths
3,486 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 180052069
Property Type Detached
The Hawley Residence c. 1908 by Master Architects William S. Hebbard & Irving J. Gill.  This Historically Designated (soon to be Mills Act approved) home is sited on an exceedingly private 3+ acre Canyon Rim site. Available for the first time in 58 years, this exquisite Craftsman offers an opportunity to enjoy the grace & elegance of a bygone era whilst living minutes to the City Center! Recent $200,000+ in Improvements, Walk to hip Restaurants, Boutiques & Summer Concerts in the Park. Not to be missed!

2470 E St San Diego, CA 92102

$2,295,500
6 Beds
5 Baths
5,305 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 180029480
Property Type Detached
Historic Registered Mill Act Craftsman Home, features include, grand staircase, exquisite craftsman details, 2 fireplaces, leaded glass doors, wainscoting & coffered ceiling in LR, gourmet kitchen, office w/ reception area A/C, dual, master suites, sunroom, 5 walk out balconies, large entertainer's courtyard w/ gated off street parking 8-10 cars.There is 1 BR 1.5 bath carriage house w/work shop, art studio space. Close to downtown This home has great opportunity for professional office usage or B & B

3372 Front St San Diego, CA 92103

$2,250,000
4 Beds
4.5 Baths
4,809 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 180057007
Property Type Detached
Located in the heart of Bankers Hill, originally designed by Louis Gill in 1924 as his first “Canyon House” and completely renovated in 2015 to maintain every historic detail while integrating open concept floorplans and rebuilding the unique canyon living spaces originally imagined and designed by Kate Sessions. Hidden behind beautiful hedges, this home is truly unique in downtown San Diego and the epitome of California canyon living. Walking distance to Balboa Park, restaurants and cafes.

4739 Panorama Dr San Diego, CA 92116

$1,695,000 - $1,770,000
4 Beds
4 Baths
2,936 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 180044024
Property Type Detached
Found above Mission Valley, yet perfectly located in the charming well known Panorama Drive of University Heights, recently designated a historical area in San Diego. A Spanish Modern, custom built masterpiece with stunning craftsmanship and extreme attention to detail. This solar powered residence blends timeless design with modern finishes featuring a full bedroom/bath on the lower level and multiple entertaining areas with incredible indoor/outdoor flow and private spacious ocean view master retreat.

2518 San Marcos Ave San Diego, CA 92104

$1,700,000
4 Beds
4 Baths
3,091 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 180046233
Property Type Detached
Perched above Switzer Canyon lies this incredible Burlingame historic Craftsman. Immaculate 4 bed/4 bath/3,091 sq ft home on a scenic & rare 1/2 acre lot. Canyon-side decks for reading & relaxing. Bonus room w/ barn doors creating indoor/outdoor entertaining space. Updated kitchen w/ breakfast nook. Wine bar styled cellar. Natural lighting & peaceful views throughout. Guest quarters with full bath + 1/2 kitchen. All within a short walk to South Parks' cafes & restaurants. You will truly love living here!

2333 Albatross Street San Diego, CA 92101

$1,495,000
4 Beds
4 Baths
3,070 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 180047097
Property Type Detached
The Elwyn Gould House, historically designated with Mills Act, and attributed to Hebbard & Gill, offers views of Point Loma, the Bay, and city lights. Creating a dramatic entry with sunken ceilings, soaring windows, & custom stained glass, this Tudor Revival features both formal and comfortable living with highly coveted outdoor space multiple balconies, decks, and patios. WalkScore of 91 and located moments to restaurants, & Balboa Park, this turnkey Bankers Hill residence has it all. See Supplement

1803 W Montecito Way San Diego, CA 92103

$1,495,000
4 Beds
2.5 Baths
2,032 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 180048161
Property Type Detached
A must see! Experience the old world charm of a truly historic home located in the very desirable neighborhood of North Mission Hills. Approximately 2300 sqft, this 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath home showcases unique architectural designs and details. Watch the 2 minutes PROFESSIONAL VIDEO and you will FALL IN LOVE with the open floor plan, the fire place design by Laird Plumleigh, the stunning wood built-ins and wainscot panels, and the private brick-lined garden surrounded by mature trees and beautiful Flowers.

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1011 West Cielo Drive Palm Springs, CA 92262

$2,695,000
3 Beds
1 Bath
3,217 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 18396974PS
Property Type Single Family
Exquisitely blending historical importance and timeless design theAlexander House (namesake Dr. Franz Alexander) is truly an extraordinary property. Created in 1956 by Walter S. White who worked with Frank Lloyd Wright, Albert Frey and Rudolf Schindler the 3200 sq, ft property offers infinite views of the Coachella Valley while offering privacy and seclusion. The residence offers three bedrooms and four bathrooms as well as an oversized two car garage. The pool which is perfectly circular in shape has been completed with a separate hot tub. V shaped steel supports the expansive wall of windows on the homes South side and also features a circular steel fireplace and White designed steel pendant chandelier as well as open tread, black steel staircase created by another luminary, Albert Frey. The property is listed on the National Historic Register and is arguably one of the more important pieces of architecture in the Coachella Valley and would qualify for the Mills Act we are told.

1851 West Crestview Drive Palm Springs, CA 92264

$1,995,000
3 Beds
1 Bath
2,649 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 18340196PS
Property Type Single Family
A Palm Springs Historic Landmark located at the Top of The Mesa! The grand room reminiscent of Hearst Castle with its oversized fireplace once housed the first illegal Casino in 1940. Legend has it that the property's perch high above the valley made it the perfect location to spot federal agents on their way up the hill in the event of a raid. The property is being sold with the adjacent parcel (APN# 513-363-003). The combined square footage of both lots is 45,738. The existing structure houses one bedroom and one bath. There are two additional bedrooms accessed from separate outdoor entrances. The upstairs penthouse suite with sweeping views of the entire valley can be a spectacular guest casita. It is currently unfinished. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to acquire a piece of Palm Springs history! The adjacent buildable lot still has the footings for a house that was never completed. This is a dream project for the buyer who wants the ultimate location!

1577 South Calle Marcus Palm Springs, CA 92264

$1,199,000
3 Beds
3.5 Baths
2,093 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 18393850PS
Property Type Single Family
Circa 1960, post-and-beam, published Deepwell Home by Hugh Kaptur. The house is a study of Hugh Kaptur design: Masonry, Exposed Beams, Wall of Glass, Floating Roof-line, Geometric Angles and expansive interior spaces. Lovingly restored and maintained, and Hugh Kaptur approved. The home invites you in and captures you with its privacy, architecture and mountain view. Three spacious En-suite Bedrooms with exterior access, a powder room for guests and a Great Room with a stunning Architectural Fireplace. New custom Glass and Sliding Doors to capture the views and energy. A remodeled saltwater Pool & Spa surrounded by exquisite minimalist desert landscaping is perfectly harmonized with the home, with indoor-outdoor living that invites entertaining or relaxing with family. Understated, Elegant and ready for the next proud Owner. This property is currently being considered for Class 1 Historical Designation.

608 South Indian Trail Palm Springs, CA 92264

$975,000 - 5Br/2Ba -  for Sale in Warm Sands, Palm Springs
New
$975,000
5 Beds
1.5 Baths
3,482 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 218028426
Property Type Single Family
A 3482 square foot home built in 1937 with the property encompassing 1 double lot & 2 single lots with a combined square footage of 27,878: .64 of an acre.5 bedrooms and 4.5 baths with charm,a huge stone fireplace inside & also one outside,upstairs balconies,a basement & an oversized pool all contribute to the overall prominence of this property located on a corner lot in Warm Sands. The property is reported to have been built by Hal Forrest, an aviator and cartoonist famous for his Tailspin Tommy'' comics.According to the Desert Sun Forrest himself collected the stones for the wall around his house from out in the surrounding desert. The median down the middle of South Indian Trail was originally a bridle path.This tract was originally sub-divided by Pearl McManus and her husband Austin McManus in 1933 as the Desert Trails Tract/Indian Trail Tract.The reported architecture is from Brewster & Benedict and depicted as Spanish Colonial Revival.This property is potentially historically

2927 East Plaimor Avenue Palm Springs, CA 92262

$649,500
3 Beds
1 Bath
1,278 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # 218022422
Property Type Single Family
BACK ON THE MARKET! Located on one of the best streets in the historical neighborhood known as Sunmor Estates, and built by the well known Alexander Co., this uniquely shaped butterfly roof classic post & beam Mid-Century home is a real gem. The open floor plan looks out to the newer west facing salt water pool with breathtaking mountain views. There is a newer a/c & htg. system, quartz kitchen countertops & subway tile backsplash, gas fireplace, and expansive windows and sliding glass doors that connect the inside to the backyard. There you will find a private oasis, featuring a small fruit tree grove, covered patio, lush landscaping and night lighting that will take your breath away. Sit back & enjoy the stars, the shimmering pool and a glass of wine! A little bit of paradise is waiting for you. Offered turnkey furnished.