Our unique and charming Mid-Century modern gem is located in the North Berkeley Hills. Beautiful bay views, cozy gas fireplace, fenced yard with flower garden, and a 700 sq/ft deck with hot tub are just some of the many features of this modern marvel. Our lovely home awaits your stay.
Imagine sipping a glass of wine while sitting on your private deck listening to birds singing in the trees and watching the sun set over the bay. Imagine enjoying a long soak in the hot tub while watching the city lights dance in the sky. Imagine enjoying a home in the beautiful and serene North Berkekey Hills and yet still being walking distance to endless shops, restaurants, parks and the UC Campus. Imagine being so close to everything and yet feeling a million miles away from the noisy hustle and bustle of the city. If this is the space your are imagining for your stay in Berkeley then our home is right for you.
This lovely home was built by a renewed 1960's post-war architect who was known for his inventive and eccentric touches to the homes he designed. Many original details abound in this Mid-Century gem. Floor-to-ceiling windows in the living room and bedrooms fill these rooms with bright sunshine and open the rooms to lovely views of the bay. The garden view out the living room window looks like a painting come to life. The large windows infuse the home with light and views from every direction. The hardwood floors gleam and the cool 1960's wet bar beckons you to make an evening cocktail. The gas fireplace will keep you warm on those foggy days.
Our lovely space features:
-New furnishings, mattresses and linens.
-Beautiful bay views from the deck, living room an bedrooms.
-A fenced yard with a 700+sq/ft deck, a flower garden and filtered bay views. Outdoor couches make this area superb for lounging. Enjoy your morning coffee on the sunny deck while watching the local family of deer trotting down the road. String lights bring a warm ambiance to the evening for outdoor lounging on the deck. Fully fenced for your furry friends!
-A hot tub.
- A sunny and bright living room with floor-to-ceiling windows, hardwood floors, a cozy gas fireplace, views of the bay, treetops and the flower garden. Decorated in typical mid-century modern decor. Pull out comfy Queen sofa bed.
-A dining room with hardwood floors, patio doors opening up onto the outdoor deck and cool 1960's wet bar. Dining room table seating for 6.
-A gourmet kitchen with a double oven, a gas range, a dishwasher, chopping block and a fully stocked kitchen awaiting your gourmet meals. Enjoy a visit to one of the many local farmers markets and then cook up a gourmet meal in our kitchen.
- Two huge and sunny upstairs bedrooms with wall-to-ceiling windows and bay views. Bedrooms have luxurious king beds with new mattresses and memory foam pillow tops. New bedding and furniture. Sleep soundly for hours in these dreamy beds. Rooms also have 2 closets and dresser space. One bedroom has a desk in case you need to work on your vacation.
-One smaller, detached bedroom with a twin day bed that pulls out to a king sized bed or 2 twins. PLEASE NOTE: This space is detached from the main inner living space. You must walk outside and up some stairs to access the main house, including the bathroom. New bed and mattresses in this room as well. Electric fireplace for a cozy nights sleep.
- A large main bathroom with tile shower and bathtub.
-A tiled half bath with toilet and sink.
-Ample parking in the driveway (2-3 cars) and ample non-permitted parking on the street. You won't be stressed about parking at our home!
-Washer and Dryer
-Walk to several nice parks, the Rose Gardens, the UC campus and many upscale restaurants, cafes and shops. Walking distance to the Gourmet Ghetto! Walk to bus lines and bike ride to BART. Short drive to Tilden Park and downtown Berkeley.
We're sure you will enjoy this unique and lovely space and will love to call it home during your stay in the Bay Area!
PLEASE NOTE: There are 2 bedrooms in a he house that aren't part of this listing. These bedrooms have separate entrances and living areas and will not interfere with your privacy.
My place is close to the UC Campus, Gourmet Ghetto with it's fine shops and restaurants, Solano and its many shops and restaurants, Berkeley Rose Garden, several parks, Tilden Park, bus line and BART. Close walking distance to so many places and let located in a quiet and serene neighborhood that feels a million miles away from hustle and bustle. Ample parking in the driveway and on the street. A perfect spot for your stay in the city!