Robin Dustan & Jenny Wang Present:
Charming Rockridge Craftsman Home - $825,000
Located just two blocks to College Avenue shops and restaurants, this single family home built in 1914 plays out like a two-unit building with endless opportunity for an owner user or investor. The upper unit has wonderful period details including hardwood floors, an updated kitchen with eat-in area and an inviting deck with views of the San Francisco Bay, currently rented for $2750. The lower unit rented for $2500 has been tastefully updated with Brazilian cherry flooring throughout and an open and inviting kitchen with island and direct access to a private deck and garden. There is a parking pad for two cars off street and a storage unit at the rear of the property. The landscaped rear yard is perfect for family gatherings.
This property offers the perfect opportunity for today’s more value conscious buyer.
- Upper level: 2 bedroom + den, 1 bath
- Lower level 2 bedroom, 1 bath
- Decks off both levels
- Level rear garden
- 2 car off street parking
- Wonderful Rockridge location
Cross the dividing line that is Alcatraz Avenue from Berkeley and you’ll find yourself in Rockridge, one of the most desirable urban neighborhoods in the East Bay.
Housing in Rockridge is a combination of charming bungalows, cottages, classic arts and crafts dwellings, and large brown-shingle houses. Homes here are lovingly maintained and popular with San Francisco transplants. Its leafy streets are quiet, full of traffic-calming devices, and mainly residential.
Close to a BART station, Rockridge offers an easy commute into San Francisco, as well as access to the UC Berkeley Campus. The 100-year-old, four-acre campus of the California College of Art and Crafts is nearby. Food and drink purveyors in Rockridge provide the best from around the world and local farms. Market Hall, which takes its cue from the French Marche, offers eight individual food and flower shops open to the sidewalk. Dozens of restaurants, cafes and boutiques throng College Avenue.
Schools in Rockridge are excellent and include Chabot Elementary, Peralta Elementary, and Claremont Middle School.