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3956 Alameda Drive, San Diego, California

$2,300,0004 Beds3+ BathsActive

3956 Alameda Drive, San Diego, California 92103
- MLS® ID: 170037996

Property Details

3956 Alameda Drive, San Diego, California 92103 - Landmark "Swan House" built in 1916. Beautifully restored but also enhanced. Sun-filled rooms with gleaming woodwork, original hardwood floors, new electrical, smart wiring, plumbing, tankless water heater, guest casita, wine cellar, security system, and, two HVAC units. Professional kitchen with Carrara marble and Walker Zanger tile. Please see the supplement; in this limited space it is impossible to fully communicate the scope of this exhaustive and appropriate restoration. This home must be seen! ** Designed by W.B. Melhorn, this landmark home was built for the Harden family in 1916. One of the most prestigious homes in Inspiration Heights, the Swan House gets its name from history--two live swans used to have residence in the front fountain. ** This historic home's living room, foyer and dining room gleam with original hardwood floors, spectacular woodwork and restored period lighting. ** The professional kitchen is accented with Corchia marble and Walker Zanger tile. The spacious master suite with two balconies features a luxurious bathroom with imported stone and Laird Plumleigh tile plus a 12'x12' walk-in closet. ** The current owners spared to effort to bring this former neglected home back to life, keeping the history and period charm intact but making the home thoroughly modern as noted below: - New plumbing and wiring, including to the City sewer - Dual HVAC systems - Smart wiring and USB ports throughout the house - Security alarm system - Exterior solar timed lighting - Automated irrigation system throughout the property - Period vintage lights restored - Spacious attic storage with floor and lighting - Tankless water heater - Gourmet kitchen with commercial grade stove, refrigerator and dishwasher. Drawer-style microwave and abundant storage. There is a large marble back splash from the turn of the century - Casita with bath perfect for guests or a housekeeper. - Restored wood floors throughout - Large Master suite with ensui

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  • Zip92103
  • CountySan Diego
  • SQFT3150
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full baths3
  • Half baths2
  • StatusActive
  • Purchase TypeActive
  • Property typeSingle Family
  • Zoning typeRS-1-7
  • School districtSan Diego Unified
  • Year built1916
  • Lot size6000
  • SewerSewer Connected
  • HeatingForced Air Unit
  • CoolingCentral Forced Air
  • ParkingDriveway - Concrete
  • HOA fees$0.00
  • MLS® ID170037996

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