Fast Facts

  • 3 bedrooms and 2 baths spanning 2 levels, plus a full basement level that is partially finished
  • Huge back yard with privacy fence and deck off kitchen, perfect for BBQing
  • Formal and casual living spaces, including formal living and dining, and casual den & breakfast room
  • Renovated kitchen with stainless appliances and marble counters
  • Hardwood floors, recessed lighting, built-in shelves, and integrated speakers
  • 1-car garage, ample storage space, solar panels, and considerable upside potential

Property Details

3970 Clay is a stately Presidio Heights home with great curb appeal and a huge, flat back yard just steps to Presidio Golf Course, Claire Lilienthal Elementary, Julius Kahn playground, and Laurel Village.

This 3 bedroom, 2 bath single family home offers a versatile floorplan with formal and casual living spaces, a renovated kitchen and baths, and two stories of elegant living above a huge bonus level that is ripe for redevelopment if desired, giving the home considerable upside.

The kitchen features marble counters and stainless appliances and is adjacent to a breakfast room and den. The formal living spaces include living, dining, and a grand foyer that centers this fine residence. Period details may be found throughout, and a large skylight over the impressive central staircase bathes the home with sunlight.

The upper level features three generously sized bedrooms and a bath on the hall. Garage for 1 car, plenty of storage, solar, and much more!


Some of the grandest homes in San Francisco can be found in Presidio Heights, like those harbored within the gated community of Presidio Terrace, this section of the city is one of the most family-friendly you will come across.

On sunny days, all shapes of families can be found spreading blankets across the hills of Presidio Park, laying out exquisite picnics and taking in the sun. Nearby Julius Kahn playground makes for extensive romping for boys and girls. Plentiful choices in neighborhood schools helps to add a certain ease when it comes to raising a family here.

Some of the best schools in California, placing local students in the top tiers of competitive education, call Presidio Heights home. Presidio Heights offers homes for sale that are some of the most pristine properties in San Francisco.

Many of the older homes are complete with front and back yards, and offer stately 2 story living quarters that are unequaled in elegance. Known primarily as a residential neighborhood, there are plentiful shopping opportunities to be found in the adjacent Laurel district. This part of town is known for its ecumenical viewpoint.

The Jewish synagogue Temple Emanuel sits just around the corner from the Little Sisters of the Poor on Lake Street. The Jewish Community Center, further down California Street, welcomes all to its top-notch health facility and nightly performance series of dance, music, and theater.

Loads of ethnic and local fare can be found along the sidewalks as well. High end restaurants fill Sacramento Street along with the techno ambiance of upscale bars and clubs. Presidio Heights hits all the high notes when it comes to livability.


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(415) 891-7770
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Payton + Binnings
Real Estate Done Differently
CalDRE# 01811368
(415) 891-7770 office
[email protected]

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