Home of the Week

Chic Modernist Gold Coast Home on the Water

List Price: $1,750,000 • Open Sunday 2 to 4:30pm

An amazing example of Modernist architecture, 1200 Hawthorne St., is nestled deep in the Gold Coast, on the water’s edge of a tranquil lagoon. Built in 1974 on a 10,000-plus square foot lot, with over 5,500 square feet of living space on three levels, this custom home features four bedrooms and four full baths, and multiple bonus areas.

The entry level of this unique home has a wonderful flow, from a grand living room with fireplace, to a huge formal dining room, to a sprawling kitchen with an additional dining area. The entire level is surrounded by a deck overlooking the lagoon, the graceful yard and swimming pool. Also on the main level is a bedroom and full bath, along with a spacious family room and convenient laundry area.

Upstairs, the stunning master suite is a perfect retreat, with its gas fireplace and built-in audio/video cabinet. The master bath, flooded with sunlight, features a spa tub with granite surround, double vanity with granite counters and updated fixtures, a spacious stall shower with granite bench and tile surround. Private decks, also on the top floor, are accessible from the master bedroom and master bath, for ultimate private enjoyment of the surrounding views.

The lower level features numerous bonus rooms, as well as a bedroom and two full baths, along with a sauna. Steps from the lower level is easy access to a private dock for enjoyment of the approximate 120 feet of lagoon frontage and beyond. Every level of this home, with its floor-to ceiling glass doors and windows allows for unparalleled views of water, land, and city lights.

Listing Agent: Wendy Sanda of Kane & Associates

(510) 331-0963 • wendysanda@comcast.net