Colonial Revival Residence

Exterior photo of front of house.
Interior photo of front living room.
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2331 12th Avenue, San Francisco


Buyer Represented: This handsome Colonial Revival home is tucked away on wonderful tree-lined cul-de-sac. Moments to the village of West Portal and surrounded by the beauty of Forest Hill this location is truly special.

The inviting garden entrance welcomes you with a classic white picket fence and an arbor leads to a columned portico.  Upon entering the home you are struck by both classic and modern elements throughout the formal spaces and the casual family spaces. The magnificent formal living room has an adjacent cocktail lounge with wet-bar boast. Celebrations will be memorable in the gorgeous formal dining room featuring a china hutch alcove, dentil moldings and a striking chandelier. 

The heart of the home is a large gourmet kitchen near a lovelu and coze family room that opens to the lovely courtyard and garden. The kitchen features all stainless-steel appliances including a Wolf gas range with French cooktop & double oven, granite counters, farmhouse sink with chiseled apron, custom cabinets, built-in work-island & breakfast bar. A full bathroom is located on this main level.  There is an open-banister staircase lit by an overhead skylight which ascends to the upper level boasting four bedrooms and two bathrooms, plus laundry room! 

The grand primary suite is impressive with vaulted ceilings, and walk-in closet, a dramatic built-in bookcase and a fabulous marble tile bathroom with seperate bathtub and shower. Bonus spaces for the kiddos include a detached playhouse, a finished attic with stair access, and a light-filled loft in the detached garage ideal for a home gym or a home office. 



Exterior photo of front of house.
Interior photo of front living room.
View of the formal dining room featuring wood floors
Casual sitting nook with wood floors
View of a chef's kitchen with lux stainless appliances
Open floor-plan view of the kitchen and a white wood staircase leading upstairs
Open view of the adjoining lounge area near the kitchen
Primary bedroom with plenty of natural light
Side-view of the primary bedroom showing wooden built-in shelves
View of the sitting area in the primary suite featuring wood floors
View of a large bathroom with tile floor and a glass shower
Bedroom two featuring large windows and wood floors
The third bedroom with wood floors and a large closet
View of the fourth bedroom, showing two large windows and wood floors
Exterior photo of back yard showing garage and play house.
Exterior view of the outdoor sitting area featuring a cobblestone patio
Outdoor play area with pretty wood panel walls and floor
Front exterior side view of the property, showing a picket fence and arched street entry


Photo of San Francisco real estate agent, Shannon Hughes

Favorite Features

  • Handsome and welcoming facade.
  • Darling white fence and gate welcomes guests.
  • Tucked away in a charming cul-de-sac.
  • Close to West Portal.
  • Formal living room and formal dining room .
  • Playhouse in backyard.
  • Detached garage with loft space ideal for a home office.
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