38 Brookside Ave

Berkeley, CA 94705 View Map $2,890,000 Ask a Question

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Status: Sold
Property Type:Single Family Residence
MLS #:41050638
Sq. Feet:2,674
Date Sold:4/8/2024
Lot Size:6,250 Sq. Ft.
Magical Craftman style 5 bedroom, 3.5 bath residence nestled in the coveted Claremont neighborhood, only minutes away from College Ave, shopping, dining, Bart, and the famous Claremont Hotel. This rare estate-style home offers a main house and an attached apartment, making it one of the few Golden Duplexes in Berkeley.On the upper level, the main house features 4 bedrooms and 2 baths, with the primary suite showcasing built-in closets and a desk. Street level has a formal dining room, adorned with stunning built-ins and wainscoting, a sizable living room complete with a fireplace, and an additional sunroom. Plus, a 1/2 bath, a sweeping stairwell, and a remarkable eat-in kitchen integrated with period style cabinetry, opening onto a tranquil private garden.The lower level is ideal for an au-pair, family, or guests, offering separate entry and interior access, making it perfect for multi-generational living or rental opportunities. The mature gardens surrounding this property have been professionally landscaped, including a custom water feature/recirculating stream, an array of native plants, and beautiful Maple & Cherry trees. Creating a park-like setting with several seating areas, walking paths, and a wonderful space for entertaining or enjoying time with family and friends.

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Community Information

Address:38 Brookside Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705
School System:Berkeley (510) 644-6150
Zip Code:94705


Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 3 Full / 1 Half
Year Built:1912
Construction Materials: Wood Shingles
Building Area: 2674
Roof: Shingle
Basement: Crawl Space
Garage Yes/No: Yes
Attached Garage Yes/No: No
Garage Spaces: 1
Parking Features: Detached, Garage, Off Street, Guest, Side Yard Access, Tandem
Covered Spaces: 1
Parking Total: 4

Features / Amenities

Interior Features: Au Pair, Family Room, Formal Dining Room, In-Law Floorplan, Utility Room, Stone Counters, Eat-in Kitchen, Updated Kitchen
Appliances: Dishwasher, Disposal, Gas Range, Range, Refrigerator
Fireplace Yes/No: Yes
Fireplace Features: Living Room
Flooring: Carpet, Hardwood, Tile
Laundry: Dryer, In Basement, Washer
Kitchen Features: Counter - Stone, Dishwasher, Eat In Kitchen, Garbage Disposal, Gas Range/Cooktop, Range/Oven Built-in, Refrigerator, Updated Kitchen
Exterior Features: Back Yard, Front Yard, Garden/Play, Side Yard, Sprinklers Back, Sprinklers Front, Terraced Up, Garden, Landscape Back, Landscape Front, Low Maintenance, Yard Space
Heating: Forced Air
Total Rooms:12

Property Features

Lot Size: 0.14 Acres / 6,250 Sq. Ft.
Lot Features: Level, Premium Lot, Sloped Up
View: City Lights, Hills
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Public
Electric: No Solar
Fencing: Fenced, Back Yard
Directions:Claremont or College to Brookside

Tax and Financial Info

Terms: Cash, Conventional
Buyer Agency Compensation: 2.5%



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