Northbrae Berkeley – 1558 Beverly Place at Monterey – $750,000 – 3 BR 1 BA Up + Bonus Space Below
Come on home to this charming 1923 traditional located in Northbrae, one of North Berkeley’s most desirable neighborhoods ….. not far from North Berkeley BART, Monterey Market & Solano Avenue area shops, restaurants, movies! ??Three bedrooms one bath upstairs; terrific bonus space below (au pair, home office?) has bath with shower.
Stunning kitchen remodel provides amazing storage space in sleek Ikea cabinetry with Euro hardware, two pullout pantries, drawer storage inserts; Caesarstone counters, Pro Series 6-burner, Broan range hood, Bosch dishwasher, breakfast bar, recessed and under counter lighting; all new electrical and plumbing. ??Hardwood floors in main rooms; eight newer Marvin double hung Tilt Pac dual paned windows; newer central heating system with whole house air filtration system;
Step through sliding glass doors to privacy-screened deck and level back garden ….. it’s sophisticated look is due to newer fencing materials seen in cold rolled steel and wood panels, custom bench, and the storage area under back stairs, closed off with steel sliding barn doors.
In 2001, extensive seismic retrofitting was done and foundation/piers were rebuilt; French drains; sump pump; irrigation system; Bay Alarm system.
All done with superb care, creativity & attention to details!
Per Public Records: Sq.Ft. 1,398; Lot Size: 4,000
Photos and neighborhood information at http://1558beverly.com
Thousand Oaks Berkeley – 625 Colusa Avenue at Thousand Oaks $800,000
This 1925 two story home is on the market for the first time in 43 years!
Features are: a particularly handsome Arts & Crafts fireplace, mantle and built-in shelving at either side, hardwood floors under the carpeting (main living level only), a breakfast room with built-in cabinetry, tiled kitchen counters, a west facing upper level master suite added in 1970 has newer carpeting and an across-the-wall closet with multiple sets of bi-fold doors, great storage at the lower level, and a one car garage.
Set amid oaks and the native rock for which our wonderful Thousand Oaks area of North Berkeley is known, (see the enormous one right in the back yard!), it’s also nicely situated between the shops, restaurants and movie theaters of upper Solano Avenue, and El Cerrito Plaza shops and BART station. A San Francisco commuter express runs along Colusa Avenue.