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Spreckels Mansion

  • 737 Buena Vista Ave. W Map It
  • The Haight
  • House/Mansion/Villa

Updated 01/29/2015

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Not to be confused with the Spreckels Mansion of Pacific Heights, this house was built for sugar baron Richard Spreckels in 1887. Jack London and Ambrose Bierce both lived and wrote here, while more recent residents included musician Graham Nash and actor Danny Glover. The boxy, putty-color Victorian—today a private home—is in mint condition.

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737 Buena Vista Ave. W, San Francisco, California, 94117, United States

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Updated 01/29/2015


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