Sold $915,000 ($799,000 List Price) - Single Family Home
Situated in the heart of NOBE, 4221 West Street is an ultra-charming, light-filled 3BD/1BA bungalow fusing distinctive original Craftsman details with stylish modern upgrades. This 1,279 square foot home is just steps from MacArthur BART, Temescal, and Emeryville amenities and boasts extensive systemic and structural upgrades including a newer foundation, furnace, roof, water heater, modern plumbing and electrical, as well as robust seismic improvements.
The moment you enter 4221 West, its original architectural details delight: the living area is graced by a coved ceiling, a bay window through which morning light streams, original built-in cabinetry with leaded glass accents, a brick fireplace with a raised hearth, and the wood floors that are the hallmark of the home. Pass through pocket doors and you will find the home’s spacious dining area, which also has original built-in cabinetry as well as a distinctive custom three-pendant light fixture.
Further exploration reveals the home’s eat-in kitchen, which includes a lovely breakfast nook and beautiful upgrades such as sleek quartz countertops and a 6-burner gas range. The home’s laundry area, which includes a utility sink, is conveniently located just off the kitchen.
The three bedrooms at the home are bathed in light and warmed by hardwood floors. They share a hallway bath with quartz vanity and shower over tub.
4221 West includes a spacious and two-car detached garage as well as a garden area with beautiful raised garden beds and a bougainvillea trellis. It also has a rain barrel for water collection and abundant basement storage.
Highlights at a Glance:
* 3BD/1BA NOBE bungalow
* 1,279 square feet
* Seismically upgraded
* New plumbing, roof, water heater, plumbing, electrical, and furnace
* Charming original details
* Stylish upgrades
* Brick fireplace with raised hearth
* Original built-in shelves with leaded glass paned doors
* Updated eat-in kitchen with quartz countertops and breakfast nook
* Laundry room
* Updated bath
* Deck and patio
* Detached 2-car garage with storage and electrical in the garage capable of supporting a level 2 electric car charger
* Abundant basement storage
* Built in 1908