Stunning Spanish Mediterranean Home: The home is nestled in the North Berkeley Hills overlooking the U.C. Berkeley Campus. The home is architecturally stunning. It features many original architectural details such as big block doors, beautiful hardwood floors, exposed beams and has craftsman details throughout. The home has been upgraded with a new gourmet chef’s kitchen with rich cherry cabinets and granite counters, top of the line appliances and features an open floor plan with huge oversized dining room and adjacent large living room.
Both the dining and living room have new Anderson 16 foot glass double slider doors leading to the adjacent panoramic bay views. For the view connoisseur, the home offers a world class view that includes the Golden Gate Bridge, Bay Bridge, San Mateo Bridge, Downtown SF, Downtown Oakland and Berkeley, The Port, UC. Berkeley and most rare, the science labs, research facilities and Lawrence Hall of Science.
The home has a traditional floor plan with 4 bedroom and 2 bath upstairs including New master bath with oversized granite bathtub, double vanity and duel shower. Downstairs on the main level, the home has two additional bedrooms, great as an office or au pair quarters with private bath. On the lower level, the home has a wine cellar, bonus space and access to the 2 car garage.
This property has a rare combination of panoramic bay views and a large over-sized usable lot. The driveway leads from the top of the property down around to the bottom of the house to the lower portion of the yard and parking area under the deck. The large back patio and landscaped garden yard feature mature fruit trees, professional designed landscaping and is contiguous to the undeveloped University of California Land which gives it the feel of owning several acres.
Great Location in North Berkeley: The home is located just Minutes to Everything in the East Bay, Minutes to the heart of Berkeley, Emeryville, Oakland, Shopping areas such as Gourmet Ghetto, Rockridge, Temescal, Piedmont Ave, Bay Street in Emeryville, U.C. Berkeley, Berkeley 4th Street shopping, Downtown Berkeley, Solano Ave, Jack London Square, Downtown Oakland and just across the bay from San Francisco. With no traffic 15 minutes to Downtown SF driving or BART.
Transportation: The property has a great regional location close to all Transportation systems, BART, Buses, Freeway Access Close, Bridges to San Francisco & Marin County, Great Regional Highway Access, Hwy 24 to Walnut Creek, Freeway 80, 580, and 880 access to the South Bay and Greater Bay Area.