UNITED STATES / CA / San Diego / Banker's Hill

406 Maple Street

San Diego, CA 92103

$5,500,000
PRICE
10
BEDS
9
FULL BATHS
2
PARTIAL BATHS
6,270SF
ESTIMATED SQUARE FOOTAGE*


​​​​​​​MLS ID: 200021022

About 406 Maple Street

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!

Eric Iantorno
Del Mar, CA
Pilar Meza
Del Mar, CA

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Features

Age:
Over 50 Years Old
Appliances:
Dishwasher, Dryer, Microwave, Range / Oven, Refrigerator, Washer
Area Description:
Metropolitan
Bath Features:
Tub and Shower
Cooling:
Central A/C
Exterior Description:
Stucco
Exterior Living Space:
Courtyard, Deck, Patio, Porch, Terrace
Exterior:
Covered Terraces, Dock, Fire Pit, Gardens, Guest House, Sidewalk, Water Feature
Fencing:
Partially Fenced, 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
Road Type:
City / Town Street
Rooms:
Billiards Room, Library
Sewer:
City
Special Market:
Luxury Properties, Vacation / Second Home
Water:
City Water

Amenities

Biking
Jogging / Biking Path
Outdoor Activities

Location

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