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Demolition underway at Belvedere’s fabled Lava House

With the deployment of a remote-controlled demolition robot, the removal of volcanic rock and other dilapidated concrete structures is underway at Belvedere’s storied Lava House, a four-lot, cliffside property with sweeping views of Sausalito and San Francisco that has long been a hotbed for trespassers and thrill-seekers. (Elliot Karlan photo / For The Ark)

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