The Grande Dame By The Palm Tree
With a walking score of 91 this Brown Shingle Craftsman has it all: charm, original period details, proximity to Solano Avenue and North Berkeley amenities, a public library, and Thursday Farmers Market. Situated in a park-like huge leveled lot, this spacious home boasts a detached studio, a usable attic and is perfect for easy living and grand entertaining.
The front porch leads to a foyer that fans out to the living room with a gas fireplace. The library/study beckons reflection. The formal dining room with built-ins awaits intimate gatherings for family and friends. The sun room adds a perfect spot for curling up with a good book. Enjoy breakfast in the spacious kitchen adorned with victorian Bradbury-Bradbury wall trim. Chefs will appreciate the vintage gas stove. A few steps away is a back patio for morning coffee and al fresco dining, even equipped with its own sink.
The upper level with four bedrooms two bathrooms and a sleeping porch provide plenty of room for all.
Go up the stairs to more surprises, here you can enjoy the Golden Gate view from one of the attic rooms. The 3 upper rooms here are perfect for an office, game rooms, or whatever your heart desires.
The back yard studio enjoys a separate deck, full bathroom and is the perfect setting for working from home.
The rare to find deep backyard has a tree house with a slide, a hammock and plenty of room for the urban farmer.
The house even boasts solar panels and is sewer lateral compliant.