Single Family Home

2954 Avalon Avenue, Berkeley

List Price $1,995,000
  • 2,869 Square Ft
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 2.5 Bathrooms
  • 2 Parking Spaces
  • Bonus space(s)
  • Deck
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Extra storage
  • Garden
  • Hardwood floors
  • Off-street parking
  • Office
  • Open floor plan
  • Patio
  • Updated kitchen

A classic beauty, this architecturally rich 5BR/2.5BA Traditional offers a brilliant Berkeley lifestyle in the heart of the coveted Claremont Court neighborhood. Signature to this 1920 home, mullioned windows stream sunshine throughout its 2869 SQFT. A brick double-sided staircase welcomes you in the charming foyer with its built-in glass cabinets, porthole window and gracious staircase. Vintage details abound including multiple pocket doors, decorative ceilings, crown molding, built-in cabinets, and a convenient laundry chute, while new recessed lighting and refinished soft and hardwood floors span the home. The sunny living room features a large picture window, fireplace, and built-in bookcase. Gracious flow leads you into the bright formal dining room and the upgraded eat-in kitchen. Enjoy your morning coffee in the sunny breakfast nook with a huge bay window overlooking the backyard. The updated kitchen boasts new cabinets, counters, a double oven, storage galore, and a mudroom. Easily access the backyard through the kitchen or nook for wonderful indoor/outdoor living with room for entertaining and play. The first floor is complete with a bedroom or office and a powder room (with room to expand to a full bath). Four large and sunny bedrooms are ideally located upstairs for quiet with roomy closets and gorgeous windows. Three share a full bath, and the primary boasts a newly updated ensuite bath, a walk-in closet, and a bay window dramatically overlooking the Claremont Hotel and Resort. The basement has laundry, wine cellar, and lots of storage. Nearby: top elementary schools, Monkey Island Park, and the Cal campus including its cultural and intellectual offerings, recreation department with pools, gym, and summer camps. Also enjoy nearby trails in the hills or shopping and dining in the coveted Claremont and Elmwood neighborhoods. This is the backdrop for an extraordinary life; the best that Berkeley has to offer.

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