This beautiful and spacious home at 261 Pershing Drive in Oakland, is located in the hills on the Montclair side of Piedmont.  One glance, and it is obvious that it has has been beautifully maintained, and creatively updated with contemporary design throughout.  It offers 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, and approximately 3345 sf of irresistible living space.  I, and my co-listing agent Vinny Manguyen, proudly present this home for sale.

The home presents a truly dramatic sight, no matter what the angle of view.


Sitting high atop the Oakland hills, it offers .93 acres on a downslope premium lot. The view is spectacular, featuring a 3 bridge view and SF and Oakland city views.  


Below are some specific details about the home, but, first, to give you a general overview, I offer you a complete video tour of the home prepared Open Homes Photography.  It will give you the full dramatic impact of the home: HOME TOUR VIDEO

As you enter the home through its cheerful and welcoming red door, you will discover a very inviting living room, that opens up onto a balcony with a breathtaking view of the world below. Note the hardwood floors throughout, the natural grain wood display cabinets, and pleasant lighting.


 Just a bit further inside, a gracious dining area continues the theme of stunning views and gracious living.  

Every dining room needs a kitchen, and this one is a masterpiece.  Any chef, or even a home grown cook, would be delighted with the upgraded amenities offered here.  There is also a unique tuck and roll eat in area for quiet, simple dining.


In addition to the upper level, there is also a very spacious family room below, which also offers the same desirable city and bridge views from the room's outside balcony,  Note the entertainment area available for a pleasant evening among friends.

There are 3 bedrooms and two baths upstairs, with views from two of the bedrooms. There is another bedroom and bath on the lower level.  Two are shown here for your consideration.  Be sure to note the private view balcony in the first one below.  

The opening remarks indicated how spacious the property is.  The picture below illustrates that fact.  The backyard, with its lush plants and trees, is terraced with ponds, a gazebo, a patio, and still offers large level land for future expansion. 

If you would like to come home to this view below every evening, you should certainly contact me with your questions and interests at (510) 517-6280.  The home is being offered for sale for $1,988,000.

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