Reimagined loft-like home in the heart of NOBE
 

Sold $857,000

MLS# 40855709



 

Property Description

Welcome to 1031 61st Street, a wonderfully reimagined 1925’s home with 2+ bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, conveniently located in the heart of the vibrant NOBE neighborhood.

Step inside and you are immediately greeted by a loft-like setting with soaring ceilings and a sun-drenched living space warmed by new hardwood floors. To your right behind french doors a sweet bonus room can be found. This room is ideal for a home office, media room or third bedroom.

The seamless flow between living, dining and kitchen sets the stage for comfortable California living. At the heart of this space, find a gas fireplace – imagine enjoying your morning coffee and favorite book around a warm fire. Large front and corner windows allow for plenty of natural light.

Wander into the efficiently remodeled kitchen with modern cabinetry, black stone countertops, stainless steel appliances, oversized farmhouse sink and newly added recessed lighting. Perfect for entertaining, the dining area is open to the kitchen and living area. A custom built-in bench provides extra sitting options as well as additional storage.

Up a few stairs to the sun-drenched master suit; an oversized bedroom with newly added hardwood floors and tall ceilings. Across the hall is a spacious bathroom with a double vanity, tile floors, colorful tile backsplash, newly added light fixtures and shower over tub combination. This is a true retreat!

On the lower level, more delightful spaces will unfold before you. The second bedroom with new carpet and fresh paint allows for a flexible separation of space. A sleekly styled adjoining bathroom boasts a shower with fun, large tile surround and new light fixture. Tucked away in the hallway closet find a stackable washer and dryer - making laundry days a breeze.

Out the side glass door to a charmingly landscaped rear garden. Low maintenance yet pleasant, this will be a sweet spot to gather with friends under the twinkling lights.

What about NOBE? This is where North Oakland, Berkeley, and Emeryville converge! The location could not be more convenient: down just a couple blocks to San Pablo Ave which is filled with wonderful eateries like Paradise Park Café, and Noodle Theory Provisions. For those with a sweet tooth, Donut Farm and James and the Giant Cupcake will be sure to satisfy. Other local favorites include Lois the Pie Queen, Doyle Street Café and The Townhouse. For groceries or a quick bite enjoy Berkeley Bowl West or famed bakery collective Arizmendi. Date night? How about drinks at Prizefighter, Honor Bar or Novel Brewery? Bay Street is also just minutes away for shopping enthusiasts. Local neighborhood parks such as Doyle Hollis Park, Robert Mason field and Pt. Isabel are wonderful options for kids and fur kids alike! Another neighborhood secret is the easy access to the Bay Bridge bike trail.

Just a short shuttle ride to BART and close to Amtrak this is an ideal location with several public transportation options. The convenient Emery Go-Round is shuttle service available in Emeryville fare-free and goes to various locations throughout the city and to MacArthur BART Station. Close to main streets, freeways and bridges this is also a dream commute location to Berkeley, San Francisco and the North Bay. With a Walkscore of 80, leave your car at home and enjoy all the area as to offer! 1031 61st St Street is the perfect place to call home.

Highlights

  • New hardwood floors
  • Updated recessed lights in living room & kitchen
  • Freshly painted interior
  • New carpet
  • New fence
  • Open floor plan
  • Soaring ceilings
  • Gas fireplace
  • Freshly landscaped

Features

  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms (Full)
  • 1,180 ft²
  • Lot size 1,536 ft²
  • Built in 1925
 

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Exclusively Listed By

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Anita Becker

Realtor

BRE #1316805


And

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Maria Cavallo-Merrion

Realtor

BRE #01493849