For Sale: 1220 Johnson Avenue, San Diego, CA 92103. 4-bedroom 3.5-bath, 2515 sf, 1988 UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS $2,250,000 begin new search
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Embrace breathtaking canyon views from the comfort of your own home. The living spaces effortlessly extend to the outdoors, where spacious patios and a huge rooftop deck awaits. Imagine morning coffee with the sunrise, al fresco dining under the stars, and lazy afternoons lounging in your private oasis. The expansive outdoor area, surrounded by native flora, offers a tranquil escape that feels both secluded and connected to the beauty of the natural surroundings. This San Diego Home/Garden Award Winner of Excellence (1989) stands as a testament to timeless design principles. The architectural elements draw inspiration from both modern aesthetics and the natural charm of the canyon setting. INTERIOR LUXURIES: Every detail has been considered to elevate your lifestyle. A dynamic pyramidal skylight illuminates the entire main floor. Soaring walls are an art lovers dream canvas. The galley style kitchen, equipped with high-end appliances, is a culinary delight allowing open servings to the dining and great room. All three lower-level bedrooms feature large windows to take in the scenic canyon views. The primary bedroom suite has its own balcony with access to a spacious flagstone patio. The fourth bedroom at street level has a separate entry allowing for a home office arrangement. The accompanying bathroom makes it ideal as a guest suite. SEE LISTING SUPPLEMENT FOR THE NEIGHBORHOOD & IT'S AMENITIES: THE NEIGHBORHOOD AND ITS AMENITIES: This well-established University Heights community is diverse while having a common strong commitment to the neighborhood. The University Heights Community Associationon meets monthly and sponsors an active Neighborhood Watch Program, promotes special events seasonally, publishes a monthly newsletter, and has several active volunteer groups. This highly walkable neighborhood is a cul-de-sac with no through traffic. All these amenities are within a 20-minute walk: • Historic Trolley Barn Park with playgrounds, summer concerts, and lots of open area • Hillcrest Farmers Market • Several acclaimed restaurants & bars • Excellent food stores – Trader Joe’s, Ralphs, Sprouts, Penzys Spices, Prager Bros. Bakery, Bread & Cie. • Post Office and DMV • Bou>que lifestyle and specialty shops • Several banks • Birney Elementary, Roosevelt Middle, and San Diego High, all good public schools with IB World School programs • Balboa Park Easy freeway access to 163, I-5, and I-8 This is more than a home; it’s a retreat where contemporary living meets the enduring beauty of nature in a great community. Explore the extraordinary and make this timeless modern home and delightful neighborhood your own!

Address 1220 Johnson Avenue

San Diego, CA 92103
Listing Status ACTIVE
Asking Price $2,250,000
Original Listing $2,300,000 @ 2024-01-24
Terms Cash,Conventional
Age Restriction N/K
Property Type Fee Simple
Property Restrictions Open Space
Sales Restrictions N/K
Mello-Roos Fee $0
HOA Fee $0
Bedroom Entry Level
Square Footage 2515 sf
Flooring Wood
Bedrooms 4 + 0 optional
Full Bathrooms 3
Half Baths 1
Family Room 0
Living Room 31x23
Dining Room Combo
Kichen 15x11
Master Bedroom 16x12
2nd Bedroom 21x18
3rd Bedroom 19x13
4th Bedroom 10x10
Directions Not Provided
Cross Street Vermont
Market Area Metro Uptown
Neighborhood University Heights
School District Not Listed
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County San Diego
Assessor Parcel# 445-282-10
Geographic Areas

Community College District: San Diego CC

School District: San Diego Unified

Zip Code: 92103

Highway Locator

West of I-15

East of I-5

South of I-8

West of I-805

East of SR-163

South of SR-52

South of SR-56

South of SR-78

Ocean Distance 8.9 miles
Year Built 1988
Laundry Location Laundry Room,Inside
Elevator Not Listed
Cooling N/K, Other/Remarks
Heating Natural Gas Forced Air Unit
Sewer/Septic Sewer Connected
Fireplaces 1 (FP in Living Room)
Equipment Dishwasher, Garage Door Opener, Refrigerator, Vacuum/Central, Washer, 6 Burner Stove, Range/Stove Hood, Gas Range
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Listing Source
Platform SDMLS
AOR San Diego Association of REALTORS (SDAR)
MLS Number 240001840
Courtesy of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties
Style Detached 3 Story
Material Stucco
Lot Size 4,000-7,499 SF ~ 5,600 sf
Fencing Partial
Topography Bluff/Canyon Rim,Slope Steep
Roof Concrete, Membrane
Swimming Pool N/K
Patio Balcony, Covered, Stone/Tile, Patio Open, Wood
Exclusive Yard Yes
Garage - Single Door
Total Spaces: 4
Garage Spaces: 2
Non-Garage Spaces: 2 - Driveway
View Panoramic, Valley/Canyon, Trees/Woods