The Francisco Apartments
The Francisco Apartments are a 8 unit building featuring a mix of one, two and three bedroom apartments. Many of the units have had substantial remodels such as new kitchens and upgraded appliances. The building has an on site laundry facility as well as off street parking for cars. The back of the building has a beautiful patio with tables, chairs and a hangout area.
This quiet unit has hardwood floors through-out. There's a small, new kitchen with bar stool seating. The bedrooms are very spacious and provides tons of light and
storage. There is a small common space in back of the building for enjoying a
little sun or just to get from fresh air.
The location is great, just a short walk to the north side
of the UCB campus, Downtown, and all the great shops and cafes in North
Berkeley. The complex is also close to all modes of transportation, you can
have your car and walk to the buses. The North Berkeley BART is just 3 blocks
Just 30 second walk to all the great shops, cafes and restaurants in the Gourmet Ghetto!
The Francisco Apartments is situated on a quiet, beautiful tree lined street in magnificent North Berkeley just two blocks away from Live Oak Park, which hosts the Live Oak Park Fair every summer. Across the street from the park the Berkeley Art Center always has new events and exhibitions going on. The famous Gourmet Ghetto is also just a brisk walk away.
The building is only a few blocks away from the Campus and the cool shops on Euclid Avenue. It is also a walking distance from the Berkeley Rose Garden as well as the North Branch of the Berkeley Public Library. On Thursdays the Berkeley Farmer's Market sets up at Rose Street and Shattuck Avenue, just two blocks away, offering the very freshest organic produce.
Downtown Berkeley becomes the North Berkeley shopping area once you cross University Avenue. Amid an assortment of shops, bookstores, supermarkets, and pharmacies, visitors will find an abundance of dining opportunities in this famous "Gourmet Ghetto," including the world-renowned restaurant, Chez Panisse. Founded by Alice Waters, this is the storied birthplace of California Cuisine; reservations are essential. North Berkeley is also home to the annual Spice of Life Festival. The location also offers great ease to public transportation such as BART, Buses and freeway access.