924 3rd Street SANTA CRUZ CA 95060

$ 4,250,000

The Golden Gate Villa sits perfectly perched in the iconic Beach Hill neighborhood above the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk overlooking the Monterey Bay coastline and out across the city lights and sunsets over downtown Santa Cruz. Designed by Thomas Welsh in Queen Anne Victorian style built-in 1891 much of its original character is preserved to this day. One of the rooms is modeled after the Palace of Versailles with a pure Onyx-faced fireplace and gold-plated chandelier. There are 20 museum grade Tiffany quality stained glass windows throughout the house along with much attention to intricate details. Currently set up as a rental income property; The home was originally designed as a single family home and could be turned back into its original layout with a formal living room, ballroom, billiards room, dining room, and kitchen on the main level with bedrooms on the 2nd floor, a 3rd story penthouse overlooking the ocean and the city, and a guest carriage house with workshop/storage.

Basic Facts

MLS #: ML81828647 Date added: 06/09/21 Post Updated: 2021-08-01 21:02:23 Bedrooms: 10
Bathrooms: Full on Ground Floor,Showers over Tubs - 2+,Stall Shower - 2+,Tile Year built: 1890 Status: Type:

Rooms&Units description

Kitchen: Dishwasher,Microwave,Oven Range - Electric,Oven Range - Gas,Refrigerator
Dining Room: Breakfast Bar,Breakfast Room,Dining Area,Dining Area in Family Room,Dining Area in Living Room,Eat in Kitchen,Formal Dining Room
Family Room: Kitchen / Family Room Combo,Separate Family Room
Bedroom: Ground Floor Bedroom,Loft Bedroom,Master Bedroom on Ground Floor,Master Suite / Retreate - 2+,More than One Bedroom on Ground Floor,More than One Master Bedroom,More than One Master Bedroom on Ground Floor
Maximum Number of Bedrooms: 10
Minimum Number of Bedrooms: 10
Number of Full Bathrooms : 11
Number of Half Bathrooms: 1
Additional Rooms: Artist Studio,Attic,Basement - Unfinished,Bonus / Hobby Room,Den / Study / Office,Formal Entry,Great Room,Laundry Room,Library,Mud Room,Office Area,Recreation Room,Storage,Utility Room,Wine Cellar / Storage,Workshop

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Location Details

County Name: Santa Cruz
Zoning Text: Residential Medium Density
Elementary School District: 840
ElemSchoolDistrictText: Santa Cruz City Elementary
High School District: 944
HighSchoolDistrictText: Santa Cruz City High

Property Details

Possession: Tenant Rights
Lot Acres: 0.4760
Parcel Number: 007-033-12-000
Occupied By: Tenant
No of Stories: 3
AreaText: West Santa Cruz
Structure SqFt: 10500 sq ft
Living SqFt: 10500 sq ft
Commission Unit: Percentage
Structure SqFt Source: Other
Lot Size Area Maximum Units: Square Feet
Minimum Lot Size: 20735.00
Maximum Lot Size: 20735.00
Lot Size Source: Assessor
Listing Type: Exclusive Right to Sell
Building Type: Detached

Property Features

Cooling: None
Heating: Central Forced Air - Gas
Laundry: Community Facility,In Utility Room,Washer / Dryer
Water: Public
View: Bay,Hills,Neighborhood,Ocean,Water
Utilities : Master Meter ,Public Utilities
Style: Victorian
Roof: Composition
Security Features: Controlled / Secured Access,Security Lights
Garage_Min: 1
Fireplaces: Family Room,Living Room,Master Bedroom,Wood Burning,Other
Foundation: Concrete Perimeter
Garage Spaces: 1
Flooring: Carpet,Hardwood,Tile
Garage Parking Features: Gate / Door Opener,Off-Street Parking,Parking Area,Uncovered Parking,Workshop in Garage
Parking Spaces: 10
Sewer Septic: Sewer Connected
Garage_Max: 1
Amenities Misc.: Bay Window,High Ceiling ,Vaulted Ceiling
Yard/Grounds: Back Yard,BBQ Area
Fireplaces_Min: 6
Horse Property: No


Unbranded Virtual Tour URL: http://www.thegoldengatevilla.com/mls
Commission: 2.50
Listing Service: Full Service
Showing Instructions: 24-Hour Notice Required,Call Listing Agent,Do Not Disturb Occupants
Age: 131

Courtesy of

Listing Office: David Lyng Real Estate

This style property is located in Santa Cruz is currently and has been listed on Coastal Preferred Properties. This property is listed at $ 4,250,000. It has 10 beds bedrooms, 0 bath bathrooms, and is . The property was built in 1890 year.