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Gated and Private Updated Modern Craftsman
Gated and private, on a quiet street in the vibrant Berkeley border area of Oakland, this updated modern craftsman home welcomes you with its timeless charm and contemporary flair. Originally built in 1922, this home was completely remodeled and expanded in 2015, blending historic charm with modern amenities. With four bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms, it offers space and style for your every need.
Upon entering, you are greeted by an open plan living, kitchen, and dining area that seamlessly connect. Perfect for intimate gatherings or cozy nights in front of the fire, the living space is complete with a cozy gas-insert fireplace and a built-in bookcase. As you pass through the dining area, you will discover the kitchen featuring a charming peninsula design and a rustic center island. The connected space makes it convenient for hosting, while the umber subway tile and pendant lighting make it as stylish as it is comfortable. The rear family room serves as the ultimate media room, positioned just discreetly away from the main area to create a sense of privacy. Two sets of glass doors, one leading from the kitchen and the other from the family room, bring you to a charming deck patio - ideal for your cup of morning coffee. Also found on the main level is a well-appointed bedroom, a convenient powder room, and a laundry closet for everyday convenience.
As you ascend the grand central staircase, bathed in natural light streaming through expansive windows, you will encounter two additional bedrooms and a full bathroom. The luxuriously appointed primary ensuite offers the utmost in comfort and style, with corner windows and dual closets. Showcasing luxury, the primary bathroom features a freestanding bathtub, a double vanity sink, a glass-enclosed walk-in shower, a private water closet, and subway tile extending to knee height throughout the space. Step into a hardscaped backyard oasis, designed for exceptional outdoor living. Surrounded by a private fence, it showcases built-in wooden seating and a sheltered alfresco lounge, perfect for serene relaxation or vibrant get-togethers. Further enhancing its appeal, an automated gate reveals a generous single car garage with an effortless automatic opener, merging security with convenience.
Perfectly positioned at the heart of the SF Bay, this home offers unparalleled access in North Oakland, Rockridge, Berkeley, and San Francisco. Nestled near the bustling cafes and eateries in Temescal and College Ave, including local Shattuck Ave. favorites like Nick's Pizza, Berkeley Bowl and Nomad Cafe, and just a stone's throw from Ashby BART and direct freeway routes to San Francisco, this location is a gateway to the best of the Bay Area and its surrounding schools.
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Property Feature List
- 2,250 living square feet
- 4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms
- 3,746 square foot lot
- 315 square foot garage
- Originally built in 1922, completely remodeled and expanded in 2015
- Located at the edge of Rockridge, close to cafes and restaurants on Shattuck Ave, including Nick’s Pizza, Nomad Cafe,
- Berkeley Bowl, and more. Easy access to Ashby BART to all Bay locations and easy on-off freeway access to San Francisco.
- Bask in the abundant natural light that floods every corner of this luminous home.
- Open plan living, kitchen and dining area, with 2 sets of glass doors that open to a patio deck and backyard. Main level rear family room and front living room, bedroom, powder room and laundry closet. Upper level with two guest bedrooms, full guest bathroom, luxe primary ensuite.
- Recently upgraded with modern interior lighting fixtures (2023), deck and outdoor bench paint, and interior paint for a fresh and contemporary feel.
- BayAlarm alarm system-ready
- Honeywell thermostat with Radiant heat
- Laundry closet (washer and dryer included)
- Hunter Douglas Shades, including wall remote for Staircase
- Nest Doorbell
- Nest Protect Smart-smoke and CO Detector on first floor
- Fireplace with gas insert and built in bookcase in living room
- Custom bench seating nook at upper level
Key Kitchen Features
- Chef’s kitchen with shaker cabinets and chrome hardware
- Whirlpool refrigerator and dishwasher
- Brand new Smeg stove range (2023) with Cavaliere range hood
- Moen garbage disposals
Key Bathroom Features
- Updated powder room with floor-to-ceiling tile accent wall and new mirror and lighting (2023)
- Primary bathroom with floor-to-ceiling subway tiled glass shower, (2) new Kohler three-function shower heads, double vanity sink, free-standing garden tub, skylight, half-wall subway tiles and new vanity mirrors (2023)
- Guest bath with shower-over-tub, mirrored cabinet, vanity and skylight
Key Plumbing Features
- Orbit sprinkler system
- Tankless water heater and dual sump pumps
- Certified sewer lateral
- Autogas shut-off
- LG Washer and Dryer
- Outdoor water spigots in front yard and Backyard
- New 2023 Garbage Disposal
Parking, Backyard and Additional Storage
- Experience year-round luxury! Discover a securely fenced private oasis in the rear yard, featuring elegant built-in wooden seating, a state-of-the-art gas fire pit, and a cozy heated outdoor living area, perfect for all seasons
- Stone and brick patio indoor/outdoor area including water-safe electrical connections for TV and workout area
- Paver-stone laid driveway with gated access and drainage
- Residential off-street parking
- Detached one-car garage with LiftMaster automatic door opener
- Certified sidewalk
- Benefit from a spacious crawl space, meticulously moisture-sealed for optimum protection. Enhanced with dual sump pumps, this area ensures a dry and safeguarded storage solution, no matter the weather
Sunday, November 19th
2:00 - 4:30
Sunday, November 19th
2:00 - 4:30