Sold $725,000 SOLD (List 599K) - Single Family Home
3824 Everett is an enchanting, single-level home near Dimond Park in the heart of Glenview. Built in 1920, this 3 bedroom, 1 bath is the ideal setting for the next chapter of your life. It was built with care in the Craftsman style common in the neighborhood, and is paired with a fresh modern interior with updated bath, kitchen and hardwood floors throughout.
3824 Everett has easy access to the I-580 Freeway and the MacArthur/Fruitvale transportation hub with Transbay buses to San Francisco. The home is just blocks from Dimond Park and the Dimond shopping district that is in a renaissance of development. Dimond Park offers a heated swimming pool, tennis courts, children’s playground, dog areas, picnic facilities and wilderness trails that connect to Joaquin Miller Park and other large East Bay Regional Parks. The Dimond shopping district has Farmer Joe’s market, La Farine bakery, a Public Library, US Post Office, coffee shops including Peet’s, a Safeway and several fast food and family restaurants. Nearby, up the hill, you will find the exceptional stretch of Park Boulevard offering additional attractions including highly-rated restaurants Bellanico and Marzano.
Highlights at a Glance:
• Charming 3 bedroom*, 1 bath bungalow
• Built in 1920
• 1,215 square feet
• Built-in cabinetry and additional attic storage
• Open living room/dining area features fireplace and recessed lighting
• New refrigerator and range in the updated kitchen
• Walkthrough closet connects rear bedrooms
• Newer furnace
• Dual-paned windows
• Backyard features patio, orange tree, roses, and grapefruit tree
• Extended sky and terrain views from front and rear windows
Steps lead up to 3824 Everett’s entry porch, enclosed by mature trees suited for the drought-resistant front yard landscaping. Bright terracotta tiling plays against the freshly painted sapphire door. Hardwood floors and recessed lighting adorn the living room and dining area. Watch the autumn colors of neighboring trees through the windows in the living room or entertain guests as you warm yourselves by the fireplace. Original built-in cabinetry and shelving, along with an attic area provide ample storage throughout.
The living room leads into the kitchen with deep wood cabinets, dishwasher and new range and refrigerator. The kitchen leads into the laundry room and the back door.
The living room and kitchen also lead into three bedrooms and the renovated bathroom that has fresh tile, recessed lighting, and a refurbished original cupboard.
The front bedroom can connect to or be closed off from the living room with a pocket door. It also can be used as a formal dining room or home office. Farther back are two more bedrooms that share a large walkthrough closet. The back bedroom looks out on the lovely patio/garden and has a clear view of the Oakland hills.
In the backyard, the brick patio area is perfect for outdoor seating and hosting barbeques. The garden includes an orange tree, rose bushes, grapefruit tree, and fresh mulching around the perimeter. A cellar door leads into the basement area, where you can store yard/gardening supplies.
With updated amenities and period architectural details, 3824 Everett is a delightful place to call home. The Glenview location is full of life, with exceptional dining, shopping and parks as well as easy access for commuters. Nearby parks and woods call to walkers and lovers of nature. Claim your own special piece one of Oakland’s finest neighborhoods.
* Public records state 2 bedrooms, 1 bath