July 06, 2016

480 5th St, SOMA


Broker babble: Unique, vacant, well located Office/Flex Building in convenient SOMA location. Zoned SALI. 3 floors totaling 5300sf. Many recent upgrades including total interior remodel, new third floor addition, 800Amps 3 Phase Power, elevator servicing all floors, and significant structural/seismic upgrades.

5,300 square foot commercial property built in 1925. Currently listed for $2.65 million.

As described by the State of California - The Resources Agency DEPARTMENT OF PARKS AND RECREATION: 480 5th Street is a 2-story concrete frame industrial building designed in the Renaissance Revival style. The rectangular-plan building, clad in smooth stucco, is capped by a flat built-up roof. The foundation is concrete. The primary fa├žade faces east and includes 3 structural bays. Entrances include a paneled wood door with a fanlight-shaped glazed transom and circular ornament in the wood panels, and a metal roll-up garage door. The upper stories feature casement wood-sash windows with arched surrounds, entablature, molded surrounds, pilasters, and spandrel panel trim. The windows on the second story appear to be highly unique.

480 5th St, circa 1975