5159 Marlborough Drive, Normal Heights, CA 92116

$2,400,000
2
BD
2
BA
2,124
SqFt
Sold Price
$2,400,000
List Price
$2,150,000
Closing Date
Jun 28, 2023
Days on Market
8
Status
SOLD
MLS#
230009628
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Living Sq. Ft
2,124
Lot Size(Range)
7,500-10,889 SF
Lot Size(apprx.)
7,575
City
Normal Heights
Neighborhood
Kensington
Ownership
Fee Simple
Property Type
Single Family Residential
Year Built
1926

Property Description

Welcome to the highly desirable north end of Kensington, where history and architectural brilliance converge in this magnificent Historically-Designated Mills Act home. Designed by the renowned and nationally recognized architect Richard Requa, this extraordinary 1926 home proudly stands as the first-ever home built in Kensington Heights as the model home for the last 118-acre plot that was developed in Kensington. The exterior exudes the quintessential Requa signature, featuring impeccable craftsmanship, stunning Spanish Colonial Revival architecture, and captivating details that have stood the test of time. Upon entering the home, you are immediately greeted by the awe-inspiring interior, where every detail tells a story of architectural mastery. The open and flowing floor plan effortlessly connects the living spaces, allowing for comfortable everyday living and elegant entertaining. Hardwood floors, intricately designed ceiling beams, grand windows, and handcrafted finishes create an ambiance that transports you to a bygone era of sophistication. The spacious gourmet kitchen is a culinary enthusiast's dream, boasting top-of-the-line appliances, custom cabinetry, marble countertops and a dreamy pantry space. Retreat to the luxurious primary suite, a sanctuary of serenity and refinement that overlooks the incredible courtyard. With its prestigious Mills-Act designation, this home offers substantial property tax savings. Don't miss your chance to own this extraordinary masterpiece envisioned by the esteemed Richard Requa and the epitome of luxurious living in Kensington.

Additional Information

Pool
Yes
Stories
1 Story
Architectural Style
Mediterranean/Spanish
Roof
Tile/Clay
Equipment Available
Disposal
Additional Rooms
N/K
Cooling
Central Forced Air
Heat Equipment
Forced Air Unit
Heat Source
Natural Gas
Parking Garage Spaces
2
Age Restriction
N/K

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Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Patrick H Mercer (619-846-2083) from Listing Office: Keller Williams La Jolla.

Selling Office: Keller Williams La Jolla.

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