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A Look At Robin Williams’ San Francisco Bay House, Which Just Hit The Market At $7.25 Million

A Look At Robin Williams’ San Francisco Bay House, Which Just Hit The Market At $7.25 Million The view from the pool of the late Robin Williams’ home JACOB ELLIOT The late beloved comedian Robin Williams’ house on San Francisco Bay just hit the market, listed at $7.25 million. Located in Tiburon, a very expensive address, the 6,517-square-foot home sits on some of the country’s priciest real ...more

Robin Williams’ Bay Area home hits market for $7.25 million

By Amy Graff, SFGATE Updated 7:07 am PST, Friday, November 22, 2019 The former Marin County home of late actor and comedian Robin Williams was listed Thursday with an asking price of $7.25 million. The single-level home built in 1987 sits on a double lot in Paradise Cay, a small finger of land jutting from the Tiburon peninsula into the San Francisco Bay. The property at 95 St. Thomas ...more

Robin Williams’ Northern California home hits the market at $7.25 million

By NEAL J. LEITEREG STAFF WRITER NOV. 20, 2019 2:19 PM The Northern California estate of late actor and comedian Robin Williams has come up for sale at $7.25 million. Located in Paradise Clay, an enclave that hugs the Tiburon peninsula, the single-story Mediterranean residence sits on a double lot abutting San Francisco Bay. The roughly 6,500-square-foot house, built-in 1987, has six bedrooms, 6.5 bathrooms, a wood-paneled library/den, ...more

Tiburon Robin Williams Mansion is up for sale for $ 7.25 million

By Eric Kirk -November 21, 2019 The former home of the late entertainer Robin Williams sells for $ 7.25 million, L.A. reports. Times The 6,157- square-foot Mediterranean-style home overlooks San Francisco Bay from virtually every room. The hotel has six bedrooms and six baths, as well as a large master suite, a large patio, and pool, as well as many other amenities. The house was bought in ...more

Photos: Robin Williams’ Tiburon mansion for sale for $7.25 million

The former home of late entertainer Robin Williams is for sale for $7.25 million (Jacob Elliot). By PUENGVONGS | pvongs@bayareanewsgroup.com | Bay Area News Group PUBLISHED: November 21, 2019 at 10:07 am | UPDATED: November 22, 2019 at 3:53 am The former home of late entertainer Robin Williams is for sale for $7.25 million, reports the L.A. Times. The 6,517-square-foot Mediterranean-style home has views of the San Francisco Bay from practically every ...more

Swim in an oceanside pool at this $1.6 million home for sale in Point Richmond

By Tessa McLean Updated 11:14 am PST, Friday, November 15, 2019 This home in the Point Richmond hills is for sale for $1.6 million. If you’ve always dreamt about swimming laps in the Bay, but were scared off by the cold water — or the sharks — this waterfront home with a lap pool and spa at the water’s edge might be just what you’re looking for. At ...more

Mediterranean beachfront home in Richmond comes with a pool

By Brock Keeling@BrockKeeling  Nov 15, 2019, 10:29am PST No, this isn’t Malibu. This circa-1934 Mediterranean seaside home, which comes with a swimming pool and a spa overlooking the bay, can be found over in the city of Richmond. Gasp. Featuring two bedrooms, two and one half bathrooms, and 2,024 square feet, 411 Western Drive is a split-level home with soaring ceilings, exposed beams, skylights, hardwood flooring, and picture windows offering ...more

Secluded home in historic Greenbrae Boardwalk community asks $1.29M

Built for Joan Baez and Mimi Fariña’s father and located in Marin’s “village on stilts” By Brock Keeling@BrockKeeling  Oct 25, 2019, 10:25 am PDT on stilts” Photos courtesy of Compass Up in the tony town of Kenfield sits series of homes on the Gerenbrae Boardwalk, a private community just south of Corte Madera Creek. Here you’ll find no cars and no busy streets—only secluded homes in an ...more

$3.5M ‘Corona Compound’ features two separate homes: Which do you prefer?

By Amy Graff, SFGATE Updated 7:38 am PDT, Tuesday, September 24, 2019 “Every square foot is designed like a yacht,” says Wakelin. “Every square foot is designed in a utilitarian way.” Perched on a hill rising above San Francisco, the so-called “Corona Compound” features two stand-alone homes, each with its own flavor and style, on a double lot with lush gardens. While 48 Mars Street is a grand historic home ...more

Scandinavia comes to Mission Dolores, $3M

Author: Philip Ferrato An extraordinary renovation of a classic 1907 row house, this 1917 project by the San Francisco/Oslo based, globally-involved architecture firm Mork-Ulnes has just come on the market– a 4-bed, 2-bath condominium that’s been extensively published to much acclaim. Preserving the street front in a historic neighborhood was paramount. To create a modern home, the architects replaced the traditionally dark heart of the structure with ...more