1550 Portola Dr.
5 BR, 4 BA San Francisco Home for Sale 2,940 Sq. Ft.
Stately 1920 Single-Family Home in West Portal
Address: 1550 Portola Drive
Neighborhood: West Portal
Bedrooms: 5 BR
Bathrooms: 4 BA
Square Feet: 2,940
Listed At: $2,195,000
Welcome to 1550 Portola Drive, located in beautiful and coveted West Portal. This stately 1920 home features incredible charm, craftsmanship, history, and opportunity. Offering 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms on two levels plus a large basement with expansion potential, this detached property is architecturally impressive.
Upon entering the home, you arrive in the formal foyer with adjoining living and dining rooms. The living room features period details, parquet wood flooring, beautiful mahogany woodwork, and Palladian windows. The formal dining room is spacious and connects to the kitchen and additional sitting room. The kitchen comes with a butler’s pantry, upgraded countertops, a subway tile backsplash, and stainless steel appliances. Finishing the lower level are a full bathroom and the fifth bedroom.
The top floor is highlighted by a gorgeous stained glass window. This floor offers four bedrooms and three full bathrooms. This includes two master suites with ample closet space and high ceilings. Each room is a corner orientation for extra windows and natural light. The third bathroom off the hall is extra-spacious with a retro soaking tub and ornate details.
The lowest-level basement offers major opportunity for expansion with a large space and interior access. The southern end can be a home office, recreation room, or abundant storage. The northern end is currently a mud room with an in-home washer and dryer, the water heater, and the furnace. There is a two-car attached garage outside of the home with access from a large driveway.
1550 Portola Drive is surrounded by the vibrant and convenient West Portal and St. Francis Wood neighborhoods. You are near many convenient shops and restaurants of the West Portal Avenue corridor, Stern Grove, and Ocean Beach. West Portal Station has several Muni stops plus enjoys easy access to the 101 and 280 freeways.
• 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms
• 2,940 sq. ft. per tax records
• Fully detached single-family home
• Formal living and dining rooms with Palladian windows
• Spacious kitchen with eat-in area and abundant storage
• 2 bedrooms suites upstairs
• Major expansion potential in basement
• Stunning period details with high ceilings and classic mahogany moldings
• Washer and dryer in unit
• Attached garage with 2-car parking and additional storage