406 Maple Street , San Diego, California 92103
406 Maple Street
HIGHLIGHTS
  • 10 Beds
  • 15,128 Acres Lot
  • 6,270 Sq.Ft. Living
  • For Sale Status
  • 200021022 MLS ID
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!
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Features and Amenities

Interior

  • KITCHENCatering kitchen
  • FlooringHardwood
  • APPLIANCESRefrigerator, Microwave, Dishwasher, Range / Oven, Dryer, Washer
  • other interior FeaturesVaulted Ceilings

Area & Lot

  • Living Area6,270 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Area15,128 Acres
  • Status For Sale
  • MLS ID200021022
  • Architecture StylesVictorian - Queen Anne

Exterior

  • AIR CONDITIONINGCentral A/C
  • HEAT TYPEForced Air, Gas
  • lot featuresUnder 1/2 Acre
  • other exterior FeaturesGuest House, Fire Pit, Gardens, Dock, Sidewalk, Covered Terraces, Water Feature, Courtyard, Porch, Deck, Terrace, Patio, Stucco
  • sewerCity

Financial

  • SALES PRICE$4,950,000
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