345 Golden Gate Ave
Belvedere, California, 94920 United States

Sold
  • Danielle Chavanon
  • Isobel and Danielle
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Property details

  • Property type

    Single Family Homes

  • Status

    Sold

  • Year Built

    1928

Belvedere Gold Coast View Estate

Enter through towering wrought iron gates and discover a French Provincial Manor estate home of unparalleled charm and forgotten elegance. Designed in 1928 by architects Julia Morgan and George Kelham, nestled in Belvedere’s desirable Gold Coast with breathtaking views of the Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco Bay, Angel Island and Sausalito, this approx. 8,885 sq.ft home boasts exquisite architectural details of European skilled craftsmen. Tudor archway with fleur de lis plaster surround. 16th Century linenfold wood paneled walls in the Grand Salon. Carved limestone fireplace imported from a Belgian chateau and huge windows framing each inspiring view. 6 luxurious bedrooms and 7.5 baths on 3 spacious levels offer the ultimate home for entertaining. Stone terraces descend on an approx. .85 acre of gentle slope. Enchanting garden pathways beckon you to meander under stately heritage Oaks, Monterey Pines, and Toyons. Fragrant rose gardens, abundant fruit trees, mature specimen plants, and a secluded pool and cabanas will enchant you. Located near two of the finest yacht clubs, an award-winning school district, and just minutes from San Francisco, this historically significant estate with encompassing views will appeal to the true connoisseur of rare architectural design and elegance. The ultimate lifestyle out of the public gaze.

At a Glance
•Purchased by legendary Silicon Valley venture capitalist Tom Perkins and wife Gerd in 1972-1973
•Guests included European royalty, Hollywood stars such as Sophia Loren, and iconic Silicon Valley movers and shakers
•Prestigious Belvedere Island, just 17 miles to downtown San Francisco, is one of the highest income cities in the U.S.
•Near quaint downtown Tiburon shops, theaters, restaurants, and ferries to SF and Angel Island
•Stone paved motor entry, 3-car garage, covered arched breezeway to main house
•Elevator, huge laundry room with staff office, temperature controlled greenhouse, alarm

Amenities & Features

  • Listing Details
    • Property ID
      0088107
    • MLS#
      0088107
    • Property type
      Single Family Homes
    • Status
      Sold
    • Listing Price
      $16,500,000
  • Utilities & Building
    • Year Built
      1928
  • Interior
    • Full Bathrooms
      7
    • Partial Bathrooms
      1
    • Bedrooms
      6