A Contemporary Renovation Was Given To The Interior And Exterior Of This House In San Francisco

September 28, 2020
A three story modern house with light interior.

Designer Michael Kramer has completed the modern renovation of an 1890s Victorian heritage home located in the Noe Valley neighborhood of San Francisco.

A renovated 1890 Victorian heritage home in Noe Valley.

The interior of the home features a palette that’s restrained and includes materials like Dinesen lye washed planks and Silver Italian Ash that blend with matte white and matte black lacquers, as well as Pietra gray stone, white marble, and Corian.

A black framed front door.

At the front of the house, there’s bay a living room with bay windows and a fireplace.

A living room with bay windows and a fireplace.

In the hallway, there’s a small home office with floating wood desks and shelves.

A small home office with floating wood shelves and desk.

In the dining room, there’s a built-in sideboard and a large sliding wood door that opens to the kitchen.

A modern dining room with a large sliding wood door.

In the kitchen, a large island has room for seating and contrasts the white cabinets that line the wall.

A white kitchen with a large island that provides contrast.

Light wood stairs leading to the upper and lower floors have complementing built-in handrails with hidden lighting.

Light wood and white stairs have built-in handrails with hidden lighting.

In one of the bedrooms, the closet has a dark wood interior, and the backlit wood headboard has floating wood side tables included in the design.

Bedroom with lighting wood headboard and hidden lighting.

In the bathroom, there’s a small window in the shower, while a shelving niche runs alongside the bath, and a skylight provides more natural light. The black vanity and gunmetal tapware contrasts the light interior.

A white bathroom with a shelving niche and a skylight.

The lower level of the house has a large living room with a black-framed glass wall that opens to a terraced garden.

A living room with a glass wall opens to the terraced garden.

The rear of the home shows how exterior stairs connect two levels of the house, and planters provide borders for the outdoor spaces. The exterior showcases black vertical wood siding, steel, and glass.

If you’re interested, the house is also listed for sale.

The rear of the house with custom designed planters.
Photography by Blake Marvin