406 Maple Street, San Diego CA 92103 | $4,950,000

  • 10 bedrooms
  • 9 bathrooms
  • 6,270 Sq Ft
  • Lot Sq Ft
  • Type: Single Family Detached
  • Stories:
  • Year Built:
  • MLS#: 200021022
  • Community: Banker's Hill

Listing provided courtesy of Eric Iantorno of Pacific Sotheby's International Realty. Last updated 2020-12-02 21:33:59.000000. Listing information © 2020 SANDICOR.

The Britt-Scripps House is San Diego Historic Landmark No. 52 & receives Mills Act property tax abatement. This 6,270 sf Queen Victorian underwent a thorough renovation with impressive updates! The property has served as a residence, venue, law office and Bed & Breakfast. Situated in the heart of Bankers Hill on a large, corner 15,128 sf lot, this beautiful estate is just a few steps from world famous Balboa Park & minutes to Little Italy, the Gaslamp Quarter & the SD International airport! The exquisite residence is fully gated for maximum security. Lush foliage & mature hedges line the property's perimeter for additional privacy. Serene yards, patios, lawn space & an extraordinary tree are also situated amongst the grounds. The main residence offers 6,015 square feet of living space spread amongst 3 stories complete with 2 stairwells. Enjoy 9 spacious en-suite bedrooms, multiple decks & balconies, an elegant dining room, social parlor, catering kitchen w/ commercial grade appliances, secret library & more! There is also a 255 square foot 1 bed/1 bath carriage house & garage/storage room w/ powder bathroom on premise. Plenty of space for staff, security & guests. The mansion was originally constructed as a three story Queen Ann Victorian residence by James Britt, a young attorney in 1887, and was the most expensive home in San Diego at the time. It was later purchased in 1906 by newspaper mogul & founder of United Press International, Edward W. Scripps, as a second home. The building became a Bed & Breakfast Inn during the late 1970's then law offices, chiropractors office, hotel & back to a Bed & Breakfast Inn. It operated as an Inn until 2017 when it was transformed into the Britt Scripps Manor and began offering weddings & events in addition to accommodations. The property boasts all of its original doors, wood windows, paneling & casing, as well as it's signature 2-story stained glass window. Bring your creativity & passion! This is an opportunity of a lifetime to own a piece of history!

More Details

Age: Over 50 Years Old
Appliances: Dishwasher
Appliances: Dryer
Appliances: Microwave
Appliances: Range / Oven
Appliances: Refrigerator
Appliances: Washer
Area Amenities: Biking
Area Amenities: Jogging / Biking Path
Area Amenities: Outdoor Activities
Area Description: Metropolitan
Bath Features: Tub and Shower
Cooling: Central A/C
EntityID: 7d58ad16-d130-43d9-8f6f-c9ba6e3b8e50
Exterior Description: Stucco
Exterior Living Space: Courtyard
Exterior Living Space: Deck
Exterior Living Space: Patio
Exterior Living Space: Porch
Exterior Living Space: Terrace
Exterior: Covered Terraces
Exterior: Dock
Exterior: Fire Pit
Exterior: Gardens
Exterior: Guest House
Exterior: Sidewalk
Exterior: Water Feature
Fencing: Partially Fenced
Fencing: Privacy Fence
Flooring: Hardwood
Garage Description: Detached Garage
Heating - Fuel Type: Gas
Heating Type: Forced Air
Interior: Vaulted Ceilings
Kitchen Features: Catering kitchen
Lifestyles: Metropolitan
Lot Description: Access Type - Road
Lot Size: Under 1/2 Acre
RFGListingID: d6qrjd
Road Type: City / Town Street
Rooms: Billiards Room
Rooms: Library
Sewer: City
Special Market: Luxury Properties
Special Market: Vacation / Second Home
Special Program: In-City
Special Program: QC Approved Listing
Water: City Water

Cristopher Crozier

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