50 Alvarado Pl, BERKELEY, California


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About 50 Alvarado Pl

Unobstructed panoramic views from this magnificent, iconic gated, grand estate sited on over ¾ acre of beautifully landscaped w/terraced gardens. Old-world European elegance w/ the finest detailing, this villa was originally designed by architect William Charles Hays in 1918 + updated significantly over the years + maintained impeccably. Flooded with sunlight, it has high ceilings, gum-wood paneling, gleaming hwf, luxurious Chef’s kit. w/ pantry, multiple en-suite bedrooms all facing the view. Plus rooms include guest area, 2 family rooms, offices and multi-purpose rooms. Open to multiple lvl lawn areas, decks + patios that are exquisitely landscaped + allow for relaxation, entertaining + play. A long driveway leads to a 2-car garage + connects to a well-functioning funicular for easy delivery of groceries + guests! This breathtaking oasis is perfectly located just steps from the Claremont Hotel, UC Berkeley, the Elmwood, Rockridge, trails + SF commute. Truly exceptional!

Features of 50 Alvarado Pl

MLS® # 40953449
Price $4,995,000
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 4.50
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Square Footage 6,329
Acres 0.62
Year Built 1918
Type Residential
Sub-Type Detached
Style Traditional
Status New

Community Information

Address 50 Alvarado Pl
Area Oakland Zip Code 94705
Subdivision CLAREMONT
County Alameda
State California
Zip Code 94705


Parking Spaces 3
Parking Detached Garage, Garage Parking, Off Street Parking, Guest Parking
# of Garages 3
Garages Detached Garage, Garage Parking, Off Street Parking, Guest Parking
View Bay, Bay Bridge, City Lights, Downtown, Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, Water, Panoramic
Has Pool No
Pool None


Heating Gas, Forced Air 2 Zns or More
Cooling None
Fireplace Yes
# of Fireplaces 5
Fireplaces Family Room, Living Room, Woodburning, Gas Burning, Master Bedroom
Stories Three or More Stories


Exterior Stucco
Lot Description Up Slope
Roof Composition Shingles
Construction Existing
Foundation Crawl Space, Slab

School Information

District Oakland (510) 879-8111

Additional Information

Date Listed June 9th, 2021
Short Sale No

Listing Details

AgentColette Ford

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