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Elegant Edwardian Nob Hill Flats, San Francisco Landmark - Built 1906

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Last updated: 01/13/2015
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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Nob Hill apartment description

Three charming, furnished, one-bedroom flats located in picturesque 1909 Edwardian home.

First-floor walk up is French-style with a lovely remodeled kitchen and oak parquet floors throughout and artwork painted by the Philadelphia now in San Francisco artist (and good friend and swing dancer) Peggy Gyulai.

Second-floor flat is traditional, slightly larger with a work alcove, bay windows, and antique redwood floors. Featured art by Northern California artists Marilin Sommer, Peter Collins and a large print collection, vintage as well as new.

The dramatic, top-floor flat is elegant in beige and black (traditional/contemporary) with a large, private, newly rebuilt roof deck with wrought iron railing and penthouse room with superb views of the city, Coit Tower, Pyramid Building and Bay Bridge. Prints from the chalcography in Paris, oils by Marylin Sommers, and a lovely collection of vintage and new lithographs.

All flats have light and airy bedrooms with queen-size beds, living room double-size sofa beds, fireplaces, wood floors, well-equipped kitchens, and laundry access. The first and second floor flats have fold-out twin beds. Some parking is available in the building with the top and second floor flats subject to some vehicle type restrictions.

Property is in the best Nob Hill location, one-half block to Grace Cathedral, less than two blocks to the Huntington, Mark Hopkins, and Fairmont Hotels. Walk or cable car to the financial district, Union Square, China town or North Beach. Located on a quiet, one block, long street (Pleasant Street) convenient to many restaurants, neighborhood markets, dry cleaners, cable car stops, and bus lines.

Due to height of the roof deck, first and second floor flats are best for families with children. 'San Francisco with Children' books, children's books, and games are in these units. Please, no wedding receptions, corporate entertaining, or large celebrations or gatherings in the building.

Please check pricing on our rate chart before sending an inquiry.

First 9 photos of the top floor flat, roof deck and penthouse study, second 3 of the first floor French Garden Flat and the last 4 of the second floor Bay Window Flat. Thank you to Peggy Gyulai and Chase Cameron for the wonderful photos!

Please note that availability on the rental calendar may mean that only one of the flats is available. Since we are not able to set up 3 calendars we have only indicated when all 3 flats are taken. My calendar is up to date.

Keywords: Three Full-Floor Flats

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Property Type

      • Apartment

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome:

                Best flat for little ones is the first floor flat....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5, Beds for 1-5

              • Bedroom 1

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              • Convertible bed(s)

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              • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1) Twin Cot available, Baby Cribs (1) Porta crib/play pen available upon request, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Double sofa bed, double air mattress...moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • Classic San Francisco Edwardian, Built 1906 and a designated significant architectural resource by the San Francisco Planning Department....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo
                  • VCR
                  • Video Library

                  Attractions

                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants
                  • Synagogues
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Zoo

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Monument View:

                    From top floor flat enjoy views of Coit Tower, the Pyramid Building, Bay Bridge, North Beach and all or eastern San Francisco....moreless

                  • Mountain View:

                    Vistas of both Marin County mountains as well as East Bay hills from the top floor flat....moreless

                  • Water View:

                    Wonderful view from top floor flat - private roof deck and upstairs penthouse room as well as from master bedroom in top floor flat....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hot Air Ballooning
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Racquetball
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Sailing
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                      • Dining Area

                      General

                      • Broadband Access
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Garage:

                        Parking included with top floor flat and second floor flats only. Some vehicle restrictions apply....moreless

                      • Linens Provided
                      • Parking Off Street
                      • Telephone:

                        (2)...moreless

                      • Washing Machine
                      • Wood Fireplace

                      Kitchen

                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Kitchen:

                        Well appointed kitchen with everything you need for preparing and serving meals....moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Refrigerator

                      Outside

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Top floor flat has private roof deck. Small backyard patio also available for first and second floor flats....moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill
                       

                      Reviews

                      Write a review 4.9
                      from 35 traveler reviews
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                      First floor French Garden Flat, $1,600/wk ,$6,04/month
                      Second floor Bay Window Flat $1,750/wk, $6,900/month
                      Top Floor Two Story View Flat with private roofdeck and lounge,$2,800/wk, $11,00/m
                      Cleaning, 1st & 2nd floor $100/week, Top floor $135
                      Security deposit required
                      Parking included with 2nd and top floor units, some vehicle type restrictions
                      

                      Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 01/13/2015
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                      Location

                      10 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      San Francisco International
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Too many to list
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Pier 39
                      7 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      Bart
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      101
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Nob Hill Cafe
                      150 Miles
                      Nearest Ski
                      Tahoe
                      6 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Baker Beach

                      Car: Not Necessary

                      Fitness Center (in Fairmont or Huntington Hotels), Wonderful New Spa and Pool in Huntington Hotel

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1993

                      About the owner: After spending my adult years living on a sheep farmlett in Sebastopol and raising my family and coming often to San Francisco got the travel bug and found an opportunity for change so change happened. Have travelled often to Argentina, a random place where strange things always happen. Enjoy the wonderful, interesting international people who come annually to Argentina to immerse themselves in the tango culture. I have always loved dancing. Now that my children are super responsible adults, it has been possible to pursue dance on a more intense level. Since college in Spain, living in a Spanish speaking country had been my desire. I was invited in January 2009 to BsAs to help teach Lindy Hop, specifically Balboa, at a Lindy Hop Festival. Went tango dancing one night and got completely hooked during a tanda of Calo, a composer of romantic tangos. A tanda is a group of 3-4 songs with some type of commonality that one dances with one partner. Tango either speaks to you or not, what we dance is not show tango that people usually think of but a more personal and intimate dance connection. It is a pleasure to be able to live a bit of a gypsy lifestyle and travel to cities where I also dance, managing the rentals all day and tango dancing all night, literally. Sleep sometimes suffers. The past two years though, must say, have spent more time in California, have computer will travel. Love to cook so every kitchen is fully equipped. Hiking, skiing, decorating, design work and music are also my passions. Read a lot more before tango but still find time for at least a book a month. Suggestions are welcome! In order to keep things running smoothly I spend time in each unit to make sure that all is in good repair. Many return guests are now friends which is rewarding.

                      Why the Owner Chose Nob Hill:
                      When looking for this property I wanted something with a view which I could use for my family when we came into the city as well as to share with others who come to visit San Francisco. When I found this building I fell in love with the location, central but on a quaint and quiet street, the sound of the cable cars and the thoughtful design of the spaces. The property has been given historical preservation status by the city of San Francisco being a prime example of typical construction for multi-unit housing around the turn of the century. Each owner has updated it a bit, fortunately, always in keeping with the vintage feel and with an appreciation for the history of the area. It is my belief that I have owned this property longer than any of the previous owners. Have always loved entertaining and this is a way to share my love for San Francisco with others and make sure that they have the optimum housing experience during their visit.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
                      Staying in one of my apartments is much more like living in San Francisco. There is less pressure and hassle than a standard hotel and one gets to know a neighborhood better shopping in the local mini markets and stores. The location is the very best in San Francisco for getting around with or without a car and we are very central to public transportation and walking distance to most tourist destinations. I recommend that you skip the car and just rent for a day or two when you want to explore outside the city. Over the years many rental clients have become good friends and return each year to the same apartment or house. Being the host to these return guests is the most rewarding part of my job. I have also enjoyed hosting many opera singers, artists, nice families that want to have a more homey experience in San Francisco, families where a family member is facing a health challenge and needs a secure homey environment, couples going through fertility treatments, ice skating rink managers in for a season, local San Franciscans displaced due to remodels or repair work on their own homes as well as many of my neighbors parents and family members, rather a second bedroom for the neighborhood. I take the responsibility of my visitors vacation/family time seriously.


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                      Speaks: english, spanish

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                      Photos

                      • Elegant Edwardian Nob Hill Flats, San Francisco Landmark -  Built 1906

                        Elegant Edwardian Nob Hill Flats, San Francisco Landmark - Built 1906

                      • Top Floor Elegant Nob Hill Two Story Flat - Bedroom

                        Top Floor Elegant Nob Hill Two Story Flat - Bedroom

                      • View from Dining Table Top Floor roof deck

                        View from Dining Table Top Floor roof deck

                      • The most special room in all of San Francisco!  Top floor flat

                        The most special room in all of San Francisco! Top floor flat

                      • Kitchen top floor flat

                        Kitchen top floor flat

                      • French Garden Flat with paintings by Peggy Guylai

                        French Garden Flat with paintings by Peggy Guylai

                      • Living Room, Bay Window Flat

                        Living Room, Bay Window Flat

                      • Kitchen Second floor Bay Window Flat

                        Kitchen Second floor Bay Window Flat

                      • Roof Top Patio & Penthouse Study - Amazing view, warm microclimate

                        Roof Top Patio & Penthouse Study - Amazing view, warm microclimate

                      • Top Floor Flat Living Room

                        Top Floor Flat Living Room

                      • Sunset coctails with fun guests on the roofdeck, southern view

                        Sunset coctails with fun guests on the roofdeck, southern view

                      • View from roofdeck glass study, top floor flat

                        View from roofdeck glass study, top floor flat

                      • Nob Hill French Garden Flat - Living Room with Sofa Bed

                        Nob Hill French Garden Flat - Living Room with Sofa Bed

                      • Kitchen French Garden Flat

                        Kitchen French Garden Flat

                      • 2nd floor Bay Window Flat Office Alcove

                        2nd floor Bay Window Flat Office Alcove

                      • Bay Window Flat Bedroom

                        Bay Window Flat Bedroom

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                      This listing was first published here in 2001.

                      Date last modified - Sunday, January 25, 2015

                      Owner
                      Member since: 1996
                      Speaks: english, spanish
                      • Response time: Within a few days
                      • Response rate: 80%
                      • Calendar last updated: 01/13/2015
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                      (415) 404-6336 (California, USA)

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