There's a house in San Francisco that is shrouded in history and mystique.
Juan De Anda/SF Weekly Steel's bush needs a trim or wax.
Built at the turn of the 20th century, it's an opulent mansion with 55 rooms among three floors -- its contents closely guarded by a massive security barrier.
Seems like the kind of place to be part of a mystery, or romance, novel and how fitting because it's the home of a celebrity author.
Spreckels Mansion is the home of best selling romance author Danielle Steel and she has it surrounded by a massive, approximately 30-foot-high shrub barrier. The hedge itself has its own celebrity status -- caused by a controversy.More »