A house courting again to the early 1900s Is usually a treasure for a potential housebuyer in California, particularly if it’s located shut to a gem of a metropolis like Healdsburg. However typically historic houses Embrace A pair of blemishes.
A Nineteen Twenties property at Sherman Road in Healdsburg, Solely a 15-minute stroll from the downmetropolis plaza, recently acquired a facelift that took it from worn-Proper down to wow. The inside design agency and enchancment agency Responsible for the transformation — San Francisco agency Heaton + Williams and Santa Rosa’s Coscia Construction — eliminated A lot of The distinctive construction but maintained The identical footprint for The house whereas elevating the pitch of the roof. The Outcome’s a modern dwelling with design particulars For modern sensibilities. It is now listed for $2,450,000 by Bob Pennypacker of Healdsburg Sotheby’s Worldwide.
The street-dealing with An factor of the 4-mattress, 4-tub house, previously a Entrance room, has been transformed into two mattressrooms with bay house windows to barely increase the dwelling space, with out growing The measurement of the house into the front yard, one factor which is regulated by native zoning legal guidelines.
The kitchen with a newly vaulted ceiling. (Steven Magner)
A lucite or “ghost desk” is useful whereas including much less “seen weight” to a house. (Steven Magner)
A vaulted ceiling Within the open-idea kitchen-Entrance room space creates A Method of airiness, whereas indoor and outdoorways spaces mix collectively in a technique That Can be Very trendy These days. Sliding glass doorways that pocket into the wall add to the sense of openness, as do the white-painted partitions — styling particulars like a lucite desk have an virtually disappearing influence. Black accents And a few ornamental parts add curiosity to the in any other case white colour palette: a warmth leather-based bench, blue tiles, black fixtures and delicate colour Within the cabinetry, For event.
The property additionally comes with a black-backside pool with an infinity edge and an in-demand ADU (accent dwelling unit) Within the yard; A lovely new constructing with a kitchen, tub and mattressroom Which will Carry out added dwelling space and office, or a house for a relative or tenant.
This house, located at 123 Sherman Road in Healdsburg, is listed by Bob Pennypacker of Healdsburg Sotheby’s Worldwide, 409 Healdsburg Ave, Healdsburg, 707-799-6032, bobpennypacker.com