Enjoy sunsets and distant Mt.Tam views from this 3++BR/1.5++ BA North Berkeley Traditional situated on a quiet street in the heart of one of Berkeley's most popular neighborhoods! An impressive entry with plenty of windows and light leads into the open living and dining area flanked by a family room that can also be used as an office. Vintage details like hardwood floors, original wainscoting, box beam ceilings, picture ledges and a large brick fireplace are warm and inviting for family gatherings. The spacious kitchen with adjoining breakfast room, vintage built-ins and attached laundry room await your updating and expansion.

The outside patio and a farm-like back yard is an urban gardener's paradise with fruit trees, vegetable beds, butterflies, flowers and dog run.

A semi-finished basement with separate entrance has an additional non-conforming living area, kitchen, bath and loads of plus space including a workshop and storage room. The detached garage and long driveway offer plenty of room for off-street parking.

This spacious and sunny home has been in the same family for 40+ years and is perched on a gently up sloped lot. Centrally located between Monterey Market and Solano Avenue and near restaurants, coffee shops, parks, schools and convenient for the SF commute.



Home to one of the most prestigious universities in the country, Berkeley offers the intellectual and cultural stimulation from its campus -- which is within walking distance of downtown. Many Berkeley neighborhoods were established in the 1920s, with quiet, tree-lined streets, brown-shingled homes, and lushly landscaped yards. In nearby Thousand Oaks, the original developers preserved ancient oak trees and left rock outcroppings intact. North Berkeley especially, is a sought-after residential, family-friendly neighborhood with quiet, tree-lined streets that invite to easy walks between the popular shopping eating destinations along Solano Avenue and Hopkins Street.

Berkeley has long been at the forefront of culinary innovation, and the so-called Gourmet Ghetto is not far from North Berkeley. Fantastic fine and ethnic dining destination abound. For residents who like to savor their meals at home, small retail districts sprinkled throughout Berkeley allow them to shop like Europeans, going from store to store to purchase everything they need. Those in a hurry can always visit major grocery stores nearby. Neighborhood green spaces abound throughout Berkeley, from small community gardens to the Berkeley Rose Garden -- which boasts more than 3,000 rose bushes. The gem of the area is 2,000-acre Tilden Regional Park, with its miles of biking and hiking trails and the naturally landscaped swimming hole at Lake Anza.


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