1 Bed 1 Bath 675 Sq.Ft.
Welcome to 355 Buena Vista East, a gorgeous historical landmark perched above San Francisco’s famous Castro, Haight Ashbury, and Duboce Triangle neighborhoods. Adjacent to Buena Vista Park, this incredible condominium complex was originally constructed in 1926 in the Spanish Revival style, and the timeless character shines through to this day.
A luxurious doorman experience awaits inside, with a staffed lobby Monday through Sunday, serene gardens, a rooftop deck with grill and kitchenette, and a community room in the converted chapel. The elevator building boasts an assortment of well-maintained homes and the common spaces show excellent pride of ownership. Located on the 4th floor, Unit 415W is one of the choice units in the complex, not to mention a lucky number for San Francisco!
The open concept features living and dining rooms adjacent to one another with a large pass-through to the renovated kitchen cordoned off by a breakfast bar. Tall ceilings, wrapped in crown moldings, add significant volume and huge picture windows overlook an uplifting, verdant view to Buena Vista Park!
The beautifully updated kitchen features stainless appliances, including a 4-burner range by KitchenAid, Zephyr hood, Amana refrigerator/freezer, Bosch dishwasher, sink with disposal, and handsome wood-grained cabinetry. The counters are made of durable material and provide ample space for cooking and food prep, all illuminated by under-cabinet lighting. All in all, the entertainment space is ready for both social gatherings and every day relaxing in solitude.
The main hallway is flanked by large closets, which feature built-ins and help keep the home clutter-free. The bedroom is generously-sized and also looks out towards the view. The bathroom boasts Grohe fixtures, a shower over tub (tiled), and large floating vanity.
Other features include new light fixtures, 1-car parking in secured garage and storage. Located in one of San Francisco’s premier neighborhoods, the address is considered one of the best and enjoys convenient access to Cole Valley, Haight Ashbury, Duboce Triangle, the Castro, and all the shopping/dining/nightlife they provide. Commuting is a breeze from this central location, and a multitude of outdoor recreation options may be found both on-site and just out the front door!
Just above the Parnassus and Ashbury Heights neighborhood rises the slopes of Buena Vista Park, a densely wooded 36-acre urban escape in the center of the city. Climb the stairs at Haight and Baker and you'll rapidly ascend to fantastic views of the city, the Golden Gate Bridge, and Angel Island. The local neighborhood association has done a fantastic job in making the park family-friendly.
Buena Vista/Ashbury homes include fine examples of grand Victorians, colonial revival, restored carriage houses, shingled Tudors, and Queen Anne towers, boasting ornate scrollwork, onion domes and stained glass windows.
Parnassus/Ashbury Heights neighborhood is primarily residential, full of young families and professionals. On Halloween, the best block party for five-year-olds in San Francisco can be found on Belvedere Street, which closes to traffic and attracts thousands of kids and their families. Entire blocks are decorated.
Most residents shop and dine downhill along nearby Cole Street in Cole Valley, the small markets on Parnassus, and the Haight. Golden Gate Park is a short walk away. Access to public transportation is excellent. The 37 CORBETT bus stops on Buena Vista Avenue East, and offers connections to Market Street buses and trolleys. The 7 HAIGHT bus stops at Haight and Baker Streets, and travels downtown via Haight and Market Streets. The N JUDAH trolley that connects Ocean Beach to downtown San Francisco stops at Carl and Cole, which makes commuting or heading out to the beach a quick jaunt!
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