747 San Diego Rd, Berkeley, CA 94707
Stunning North Berkeley Mediterranean w/pano Bay views and a rare opportunity to own a piece of history. Meticulously maintained, first time on the market in over 50 years, this home exudes old-world charm with all the modern conveniences of today's living. As you enter through the prominent hand-forged metal doors, you'll immediately sense the historic aesthetic of the house. The sunken living room is a true showstopper, with a uniquely designed fireplace, dramatic light fixtures, vaulted ceilings, + large picture window showcasing breathtaking views of the Bay. Spacious eat-in kitchen, perfect for hosting gatherings, ample storage + counter space. Large dining room opens to the view, offering a breathtaking backdrop for any occasion. Upstairs, 2 additional spacious BRs that share a hall bath, while the large primary suite has panoramic views + a huge walk-in closet. Attached 2-level addition includes a sitting area, family room + kitchenette, opens up to lush back garden thur floor-to-ceiling glass doors. Surrounded by lush gardens/sitting areas, the indoor-outdoor flow allows for entertaining, relaxing, and dining al-fresco. 2-car garage w/ interior access + plenty of basement storage. Utmost privacy + artistry while close to shopping, parks+athe great outdoors.
825 The Alameda, Berkeley, CA 94707
It’s the Berkeley dream: An exquisite 1924 Mediterranean style home with original details, updated with modern design and infrastructure. Just as dreamy is the quiet neighborhood of lovely homes just a block off of Solano Avenue, one of the East Bay’s destination shopping and dining spots. With big rooms and excellent separation of space, the main part of house has 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. The spacious living room has amazing light from the two huge windows looking west. And upstairs is a gloriously large family room leading to a wide covered deck. Situated on a double lot, there’s an expansive back patio for relaxing, recreating, and al fresco dining, secluded by mature landscaping. Plus, there’s a bonus space… downstairs is a partially finished 1 bedroom, 1 bath apartment, flexible to whatever living or work situation suits you. Thousand Oaks is a well-loved neighborhood in North Berkeley, convenient to several commercial districts, transportation, parks, and Cal.
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For those looking to buy in the Berkely Hills Estate, look no further! This artistically renovated gem comes w/ 180-degree unobstructed views of the iconic Golden Gate bridge, dazzling elongated Bay Bridge & postcard ready city view of SF. Blocks from Marin Circle, minutes from downtown restaurants, boutiques & UC Berkeley. This home was tastefully renovated w/ intricate details to the corners. The open kitchen comes in white Carrara picket marble backsplash w/ floating shelves, which provides a seamless way to cook when entertaining guests. Looking into the grand master bedroom, you will be welcomed w/ bay windows & Onyx tiling master bath w/ a freestanding tub. Fully revamped basement comes w/ home office & independent gateway to the outside world providing an indoor/outdoor lifestyle in your resort like backyard. The patio dining space, beautifully manicured lawn & large paver patio is perfect area for yard games during summer gatherings. Come to the twilight tour and be amazed!
68 Avis Rd, Berkeley, CA 94707
This stunning Mediterranean-style home boasts 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, as well as two beautiful gardens. Located in the heart of the desirable Berkeley Hills neighborhood, it is just steps away from all that North Berkeley has to offer. The home is designed for comfortable living and entertaining, featuring a spacious living room and formal dining room. The kitchen includes newer cabinets, stainless steel appliances, and a skylight that brightens the entire space. On the main level, you'll find three gracious light filled bedrooms, one with access to one of the home's gardens, and a full bathroom with a tub/shower. The lower level features a grand room, perfect for use as an office, in-law quarters, or bonus space for entertaining. This room is adjacent to another full bathroom. The laundry is conveniently located on this level, as well as access to the second generously sized garden. The two beautiful gardens offer the perfect setting for enjoying sunny afternoons playing or resting under the trees. This home is located near Solano Avenue, North Shattuck restaurants, and UC Berkeley, with easy access to AC Transit, BART, and freeways.
1197 Oxford Street, Berkeley, CA 94707
DON'T MISS THIS ONE.....Charming Berkeley Hills 3 bedroom, 1 bath, open floor concept home with views of the Bay! Eat-in Kitchen features new cabinets with Quartzite countertops, Gas range, lots of storage, access to private backyard, and large basement! Newer paint thru out, Primary bedroom w/electric wall fireplace and mirrored closet doors. Updated Bath with tub/shower combo. Located close to UC Berkeley, public transportation, parks and shopping. Make it your own with a little TLC! HURRY THIS IS THE ONE!!!
898 Contra Costa Ave, Berkeley, CA 94707
First time on market in 50+yrs Beautifully located just a stone’s throw from Solano Ave this three-bdrm home is perched just high enough for sublime SF & Bay views. Just off Indian Rock Path, entry is thru a private garden courtyrd. The elegant liv rm features a dramatic vaulted tray ceiling, fireplace & wall of west-facing multi-pane windows look out onto the Golden Gate Bridge. There’s a formal dining rm also w/gorgeous views, a breakfast rm w/built-in china-cabinets & the kitchen w/plentiful cabinetry and original tile counters. A bdrm & half bath complete the main level. The split-level design continues w/a full bath & 2 more bdrms. The spacious primary bdrm has multi-paned windows on 3 sides allowing for lovely light thruout. Each of the upper bdrms feature 2 sets of closets. The lower level has a fam. rm, laundry area, another half bath & a workshop space. In addition to the main entry from the courtyard, an enclosed breezeway leads from the 2-car garage to the front door for easy weather-protected entry. This is the perfect location: Just a block down Indian Rock Path to Solano Ave’s shops, restaurants, coffee houses & transportation. Contra Costa is a lovely street, w/dramatic rock outcroppings, mature oak trees, and is convenient to all things North Berkeley!
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This is most Stunning, Sophisticated, Spectacular home in Berkeley! One of a kind you won't want to miss. Come to the OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY MAY 7 (2-4:30) Architecturally designed with over 16-foot ceilings & western exposure for amazing sunsets, plus 870 sq.ft. of wraparound redwood deck, great for entertaining & sunbathing along with a landscaped backyard & large patio. 2+car parking in a shared garage. Imagine a flexible floor plan with 2-plus bedrooms with 2+ office/workspaces, 3 full baths including soak tub, chef kitchen, large dining area, living room, den & plenty of storage in garage & attic. Imagine the creative use of materials! Only a few steps to coffee, groceries, shops & restaurants. A former Masonic Temple built in 1924 as a meeting hall for the masons has been completely renovated into 4 contemporary units in 2001. 875 is the largest condo in Berkeley 3464 sq.ft & has been occupied by the original owners for over 20 years!
20 Franciscan Way, Kensington, CA 94707
This Kensington home offers grand proportions, meticulous updates, and a curated garden. Since 2018, the home has enjoyed a complete renovation - nearly all spaces have been redesigned, including a foundation and seismic retrofit project completed with permits. The kitchen, featuring locally made Heath tile, features a butcher block island and a charming eat-in area flanked by windows that overlook the front garden. Steps from the adjacent vegetable and herb garden, lovingly referred to as the “Italian Courtyard” by the sellers, this space flows easefully into the bright dining room with Bay views. The spacious living room opens onto a sprawling deck where diners can enjoy views of the SF Bay while taking in the landscaped backyard. This level houses 3 bedrooms & 2 beautifully redesigned bathrooms - the owner’s bedroom has large glass doors opening onto the new deck. Downstairs, the recent remodel has 2 additional bedrooms, a spa bathroom, and a second kitchen, with refrigerator, dishwasher, and ample counter space for outside entertaining or a second suite - a perfect in-law space for those who want their own entrance and easy access to the garden. The beautiful garden grounds feature a large dining patio, an artist’s studio, and bocce ball court.
964 Spruce St, Berkeley, CA 94707
Step into a world of elegance and tranquility with this exceptional Spanish Mediterranean nestled in the heart of the Berkeley Hills. This remarkable property offers a fusion of timeless architecture, rich cultural heritage, and breathtaking views, with ample space and generous-sized rooms. From the terracotta-tiled roof to the stucco façade and intricate wrought iron details, every aspect of this residence exudes charm and authenticity. The interior spaces of this home are designed for both comfort and sophistication. Discover ornate living areas adorned with high ceilings, exposed beams, arched doorways, a princess turret staircase and Juliet balcony, creating an ambiance of grandeur and refinement. Three-bedrooms, plus a library/study, and a guest suite with exterior access complete this home for today's modern dweller. Open June 3rd and 4th 1-4pm. A must see!
933 Oxford St, Berkeley, CA 94707
A completely renovated and impressive home is almost ready for it's owner! With four bedrooms, four bathrooms, and an additional office space, it offers plenty of room for a comfortable living. The renovation, which involved stripping the house down to the studs, indicates a thorough and extensive transformation. One notable feature is the new engineered foundation, which provides stability and longevity for the home. The fact that the foundation, along with the structural framing and waterproofing, comes with a 10-year builder warranty is reassuring, as it offers protection and peace of mind for the new owner. Another exciting aspect of this property is the opportunity for buyers to select their own finishes. This means that individuals can customize the home according to their personal taste and preferences, making it truly their own. The size of the house, at 2,952 square feet, provides ample space for various activities and allows for comfortable living. The inclusion of four bathrooms ensures convenience for all occupants, while the office area offers a dedicated space for work or study. If you are interested in this renovated home, it is currently available to move in by August 2023.
715 Santa Barbara, Berkeley, CA 94707
Astounding Triple Decker Views of the San Francisco Bay in this North Berkeley New Construction Marvel. 715 Santa Barbara is one of only a few new builds in this classic neighborhood, truly a rare offering. Perched on over a quarter acre of land, this gleaming white architectural jewel was strategically positioned to be surrounded by nature, gently ensconced against the hill amongst a forest of trees adjacent to a babbling brook yet at the same time designed to fully maximize the commanding water views. This residence features a long dramatic driveway, flat back yard under canopy of foliage & a beautiful yet practical floorplan. The sprawling primary ensuite occupies the entire top floor with large walk in closet, glamorous spa bathroom, a bonus annex room and 2 large separate outdoor terraces. The floor to ceiling wall to wall windows of the middle floor takes full advantage of the panoramic vistas thanks to the extra high ceilings, open concept living room, dining area and ultra chic kitchen. 2 outdoor patios, 2 bedrooms full bathroom and powder room for guests finish off this floor. Lower floor houses the media/game room, ensuite bedroom & family room. Prime location just minutes from Solano Ave, Gourmet Ghetto & Tilden Park. An extraordinary opportunity!
72 Arlington Ave, Kensington, CA 94707
Welcome to your dream home! Nestled among the lush landscape and set back from the street, this stunning 3BR, 2.5BA home + bonus lower level is a true gem that offers the perfect blend of style and comfort. As you step inside, the abundant natural light pouring in through the huge windows highlights the beauty of the outdoors and creates a warm and inviting atmosphere. The open floor plan of the sitting room, living room, and dining room is perfect for entertaining and relaxation, and each room offers direct access to the expansive outdoor deck. The two bedrooms with sliding doors lead out to the backyard, offering a tranquil escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Upstairs, the master suite level awaits with a sitting room featuring a fireplace, and a beautifully remodeled primary bath featuring a luxurious bathtub. And with a custom-built walnut cabinet sink, this home truly has it all. Located just a short walk away from Blake Garden, Kensington Village, the library, park, and bus stop to San Francisco & Berkeley, as well as the highly acclaimed Kensington Hilltop School, this home offers the perfect combination of privacy and convenience. www.72arlington.com Off Due 5/10 if any by 1:00 pm
818 Spruce St, Berkeley, CA 94707
A quintessential Berkeley house with magnificent S.F. Bay views, gardener's paradise, Craftsman charm, well maintained, updated & upgraded. Set back from the street with a picturesque front yard, the entry is framed by a stately Oak. Walk through the wide Craftsman door and you are treated to a handsome clinker brick fireplace, box beam ceilings, leaded-glass cabinet doors and magnificent Bay views. The dining room & thoughtfully updated kitchen look out to the picturesque front yard, accessed through a side door near the kitchen. Upstairs are 2 bedrooms and an updated bathroom. The expansive primary bedroom has an office/library with dramatic views. Below the main floor is an in-law with separate entrance or family room, bedroom, kitchenette, laundry and storage. In addition, it has solar panels with battery back-up and upgraded systems. How many vintage homes have you come across with a BESO rating of 10? Minutes from Chez Panisse and amenities, UC Berkeley, Monterey Market, downtown North Berkeley BART and Tilden Park with its numerous hiking trails.
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