1368 McAllister, $1,725,000
Elegant and sophisticated Grand Dame. Step behind the private gates of 1368 McAllister and experience the hidden treasure of this architecturally significant home. Built as part of a family compound in 1909 by renowned architect Arthur Joseph Laib, this glorious residence offers a welcome respite from today’s busy world. From the serene gardens to the unique and masterful detail of the interior, one can relax and share in the elegant grandeur of days gone by. Among it’s many appointments, this home boasts of leaded glass doors, french mullion windows, hand laid parquet flooring, carved moldings and copper paved exterior landings.
Located on the main level are the generous sized public rooms, which include a grand foyer, an elegant formal living room, a warm library/office, and an exquisite formal dining room with fireplace, built in cabinetry and french doors that lead to an outdoor patio. Adjacent to the dining room the kitchen features modern amenities, Lapis Granite counter tops and a butler’s pantry. the main level includes laundry facilities and a secluded bedroom and bath.
A grand staircase leads to the upper level living quarters. the magical Master bedroom and inviting adjacent sitting room offer stunning city views and a massive wood burning fireplace. Two well-proportioned bedrooms with ample closet space and two restored bathrooms, one that features a glorious stained glass window complete the upper level.
This truly magnificent and unique home can only be truly appreciated by a personal viewing through the listing agent.
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