Square Feet: 1504
Lot Square Feet: 6446
Spectacular 3BR, 2BA eco-modern home nestled into the Berkeley Hills. Designed and built by an award-winning local builder, this all-electric home features a completely new foundation and frame and the latest in cutting-edge technology and comfort: Google Nest Hub smart home system, six-zone radiant heating and cooling system and Passive Heat Recovery Ventilation for superior indoor air quality.
Upon entering you are warmly greeted by vaulted ceilings, soft LED lighting and built-in dining room banquette. The chef’s kitchen is outfitted with custom rift-sawn white oak cabinets, gorgeous counters and backsplash, open shelving and high end appliances including induction range. A bi-fold door leads to a large deck overlooking Cerrito Creek. The first floor also includes one bedroom with pastoral backyard views, home office area with built-in desk and shelving, and bathroom with custom vanity, heated tile flooring & water-efficient fixtures. The attached garage, with hard-wired EV car charger, is finished as habitable space and could function easily as an additional living area.
Descend the light-filled staircase into the large family room, perfect for entertaining or lounging. The 9’ wide bi-fold door leads to nearly 400 additional square feet of patio space – California indoor/outdoor living at its finest. This level features polished concrete floors, and includes two spacious bedrooms, a spa-like bathroom with heated tile flooring& custom vanity, ample closet space and laundry area.
The backyard design is both sophisticated and low-maintenance. Highlights include: gabion basket retaining wall, synthetic turf yard, California native plants and high-performance irrigation system. The home is conveniently located near the Upper Kensington shops, while also easily accessible to UC Berkeley, Solano Avenue, hiking and biking in Tilden Park and AC Transit to downtown Berkeley or San Francisco Transbay Terminal.