1522 La Mesa Drive is a legacy home with sweeping views in the hills of Burlingame, California
1522 La Mesa Drive, Burlingame
Offered at $2,498,000 and Sold at $2,776,000
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4 Bedrooms
2 Baths
1,995 Sq Ft
21,038 sq ft Lot

Sold in Less Than 2 Weeks With Multiple Offers! Legacy Property with Stunning Bay Views…First Time on the Market!

Sprawling Lot of 20,000sf+/- | Panoramic Bay and Verdant Canyon Views | Perfectly Sited in the Burlingame Hills | Amongst Custom-Built and Remodeled Residences | Four Bedrooms | Two Bathrooms | Expansive Living Room with Picture Windows | Views from all Rooms | Wood-Burning Fireplace | Mature Trees | New Redwood Perimeter Fence | Award-Winning School District


Perfectly sited in the coveted Burlingame Hills neighborhood, this home is ensconced on sprawling land of approximately 21,000sf+/- with sweeping views of the San Francisco Bay, SFO Airport and the verdant Mills Canyon.  The expansive land offers a plethora of options and end-uses for the new owner; a compound multi-generational residence with a max of 5,500sf+/-, or the possibility of two lots/residences with a minimum lot size of 10,000sf each.  This property and neighborhood offers all the good stuff…panoramic views, spacious land, mature trees, assemblage of custom-built and remodeled residences, award winning private and public schools, easy access to highway 280, just minutes to Silicon Valley, the booming bio-tech industry and San Francisco International Airport, a variety of nearby walking trails and parks, and close proximity to the array of eateries and shopping venues at the historic Broadway and the newly renovated Burlingame Avenue.

The home features expansive public rooms, all with stunning views of the Bay, mature trees, and verdant canyon.  The light-filled living room offers enormous picture windows boasting stunning views, and wood-burning fireplace.  The residence includes four bedrooms, with a perfectly positioned bedroom on the main level.  Additionally, a plethora of space to utilize now or capture later; multiple upper-level attic spaces and the lower-level basement at approximately 1,225sf offers an abundance of storage space, laundry hook-ups and garage space. 

This unique property offers a resort-like setting and supreme privacy with new redwood perimeter fencing, groomed landscaping, sculpted oak tree, and an assortment of leafing and flowering trees.  The rear of the home is an absolute delight with an expansive open space with opportunities for current and future outdoor living, dining, entertaining and relaxation. The possibilities here are endless. 


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About Burlingame

This upscale community of 28,000 residents offers a very high standard of living including trendy shops, high-quality hotels, and extensive commercial operations. Located near the San Francisco International Airport and on the  San Francisco Bay, Burlingame offers warm hospitality, great shopping, fine dining, and year-round outdoor recreation in a beautiful setting. With an exceptionally low crime rate and superior public and private schools scoring in the upper 5% of the nation, this charming community ranks among one of the most desirable places to live in the Western United States.