Structure Type: built works - dwellings - houses

Designers: Coxhead, Ernest, Architect (firm); Porter, Bruce, Designer (firm); Ernest Albert Coxhead (architect); Bruce Porter (designer)

Dates: constructed 1903-1904

3 stories, total floor area: 3,827 sq. ft.

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3234 Pacific Avenue
Presidio Heights, San Francisco, CA 94118

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English-born architect Ernest Coxhead designed this residence that backed up onto the wooded Presidio grounds for the artist Bruce Porter (1865-1953). The house comprised one of a group of architecturally-important, shingled townhouses on Pacific Avenue between Presidio Boulevard and Walnut Street.

Building Notes

This three-story, wood-frame residence occupied, in 2018, an 858-square-foot parcel. At this time, it had 9 rooms, with 2 bedrooms and 3 baths, and a 958-square-foot basement. According to the San Francisco Assessor, land and improvements had a taxable value of $4,076,942 in 2018. It sold on 05/28/2008 for $2,900,000.

PCAD id: 19454