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5282 Marlborough Drive

San Diego, CA 92116
  • $2,429,000
  • STATUS: ACTIVE
  • ON SITE: 29 Days
  • ID#: 240010655
UPDATED: 29 min ago
$2,429,000
  • 4
    BEDS
  • 0.18
    ACRES
  • 4
    BATHS
  • 0
    1/2 BATHS
  • 2,392
    SQFT
  • $1,015
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1929
County:

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Description

Proudly nestled on a lovely corner lot in prestigious northern Kensington this original Spanish Revival home, crafted in 1929 as a model-home invites you into a world of timeless elegance and charm. Step in and discover stunning hard-wood flooring throughout the main living areas and be captivated by the living room’s magnificent barrel ceiling and artful fireplace-perfect for serene evenings and quiet gatherings. The warmth continues with the dramatic two-story entrance turret featuring an exquisite sweeping staircase adorned with Malibu tiles and magnesite floors that create a striking focal point. Art niches throughout the home add an air of sophistication and provide the perfect display spaces for your prized collections. The 26-foot primary suite is a true sanctuary, complete with a spacious private balcony that the overlooks the serene tree-lined streets and beyond. Please see supplement… Outside, the private patio is an entertainer’s dream, designed by famed Yamada landscape architects, this outdoor retreat features a custom trickling fountain and natural lattice that surround this heaven-sent environment. Relax amongst the mature landscaping all architecturally respectful to this Spanish masterpiece. You will love the secret greenhouse and shaded south patio that enjoys original doorways from the living and dining rooms with graceful Revival arches surrounded by planting beds and greenery. Truly, an enchanting escape within your own grounds. The kitchen boasts a cozy banquet customized-into a bay-window that gazes onto the private rear patio, a built-in desk and a center island with gas burners. This property is not only a remarkable residence but a potential candidate for the Mills Act and possible tax savings. An amazing opportunity to own a piece of SanDiego history in one of the most coveted locations in the city. Welcome home!

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5282 Marlborough Drive San Diego, CA 92116

  • Price: $2,429,000
  • Status: ACTIVE
  • On Site: 29 Days
  • Updated: 29 min ago
  • ID#: 240010655
4
Beds
4
Baths
0
½ Baths
0.18
Acres
2,392
SQFT
$1,015
$/SQFT
1929
Built
Neighborhood:
Kensington
County:
San Diego
Area:
Normal Heights (92116)
Property Description
Proudly nestled on a lovely corner lot in prestigious northern Kensington this original Spanish Revival home, crafted in 1929 as a model-home invites you into a world of timeless elegance and charm. Step in and discover stunning hard-wood flooring throughout the main living areas and be captivated by the living room’s magnificent barrel ceiling and artful fireplace-perfect for serene evenings and quiet gatherings. The warmth continues with the dramatic two-story entrance turret featuring an exquisite sweeping staircase adorned with Malibu tiles and magnesite floors that create a striking focal point. Art niches throughout the home add an air of sophistication and provide the perfect display spaces for your prized collections. The 26-foot primary suite is a true sanctuary, complete with a spacious private balcony that the overlooks the serene tree-lined streets and beyond. Please see supplement… Outside, the private patio is an entertainer’s dream, designed by famed Yamada landscape architects, this outdoor retreat features a custom trickling fountain and natural lattice that surround this heaven-sent environment. Relax amongst the mature landscaping all architecturally respectful to this Spanish masterpiece. You will love the secret greenhouse and shaded south patio that enjoys original doorways from the living and dining rooms with graceful Revival arches surrounded by planting beds and greenery. Truly, an enchanting escape within your own grounds. The kitchen boasts a cozy banquet customized-into a bay-window that gazes onto the private rear patio, a built-in desk and a center island with gas burners. This property is not only a remarkable residence but a potential candidate for the Mills Act and possible tax savings. An amazing opportunity to own a piece of SanDiego history in one of the most coveted locations in the city. Welcome home!
Exterior Features

Entry Level Building 1 Entry Level Unit 1 Exclusive Use Yard Yes Exterior StuccoWoodWood/Stucco Fencing PartialStucco WallWood Irrigation AutomaticDripSprinklers Lot Size .25 to .5 AC Parking Garage Description DetachedGarage - Side EntryGarage - Single DoorGarage Door Opener Parking Non Garage Description DrivewayDriveway - ConcretePrivate Parking Non Garage Spaces 2 Parking Spaces Total 4 Patio Awning/Porch CoveredBalconyEnclosedPatioPorchPorch - Rear Pool N/K Residential Styles Detached Residential Unit Location Detached Roof Tile/Clay Site Corner LotCurbsPublic StreetRear Yd Str AccessSidewalksStreet PavedLandscapedSprinklers In FrontSprinklers In Rear Spa N/K Three Or More Steps For Entry No Topography Level View Trees/Woods

Interior Features

Bath Totals 4 Bedroom2 Dimensions 13x13 Bedroom3 Dimensions 13x12 Bedroom4 Dimensions 11x10 Bedrooms Total 4 Cooling N/K Dining Room Dimensions 14x13 Elevator No Equipment Available DishwasherGarage Door OpenerBuilt In RangeDouble OvenElectric OvenRange/Stove HoodRecirculated Exhaust FanVented Exhaust FanWater Line to RefrBuilt-InGas Cooking Family Room Dimensions - Fireplace FP in Living Room Fireplaces 1 Floor Coverings CarpetStoneTileWoodPartially CarpetedWood Under Carpet Heat Equipment Forced Air Unit Heat Source Natural Gas Interior Features BalconyBarBuilt-InsCopper Plumbing FullKitchen IslandShowerSump PumpTile Counters Interior Walls Plaster Kitchen Dimensions 21x15 Laundry Location Garage Laundry Utilities Gas Living Room Dimensions 23x15 Master Bedroom Dimensions 26x13 Optional Bedrooms 0 Searchable Rooms Breakfast AreaDining AreaDining Room/SeparateMaster RetreatKitchenLiving RoomMaster BedroomEntryMaster BathroomWalk-In Closet Stories 2 Story Sub Flooring Wood over Crawlspace Water Heater Type Gas

Property Features

Accessibility Features 2+ Access ExitsNo Interior Steps Age Restrictions N/K Architectural Style Mediterranean/Spanish Association ID San Diego Association of REALTORS (SDAR) Cfd Mello Roos Fee 0.0 Community KENSINGTON Cross Streets Ridgeway Drive Home Owners Fees 0.0 Jurisdiction Incorporated Mandatory Remarks None Known Market Area Metro Uptown Monthly Total Fees 0 Other Fees 0.0 Other Structures Shed Ownership Fee Simple Pets Yes Property Condition Turnkey Property Restrictions Known None Known Residential Sub Category Detached Sales Restrictions N/K Security Eqpt OwnedCarbon Monoxide Detectors Sewer Septic Sewer ConnectedPublic Sewer Short Sale No Telecommunications Cable (coaxial) Terms CashConventionalFHAVA Utilities Cable AvailableElectricity ConnectedNatural Gas ConnectedUnderground UtilitiesSewer ConnectedWater Connected Water Meter on Property Water District CITY OF SAN DIEGO Zoning R-1:SINGLE

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San Diego MLS logo This information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. You should rely on this information only to decide whether or not to further investigate a particular property. BEFORE MAKING ANY OTHER DECISION, YOU SHOULD PERSONALLY INVESTIGATE THE FACTS (e.g. square footage and lot size) with the assistance of an appropriate professional. You may use this information only to identify properties you may be interested in investigating further. All uses except for personal, non-commercial use in accordance with the foregoing purpose are prohibited. Redistribution or copying of this information, any photographs or video tours is strictly prohibited. This information is derived from the Internet Data Exchange (IDX) service provided by San Diego MLS. Displayed property listings may be held by a brokerage firm other than the broker and/or agent responsible for this display. The information and any photographs and video tours and the compilation from which they are derived is protected by copyright. Compilation © 2024 San Diego MLS, Inc. Licensed in the state of California.
 
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