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2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom 916 SF Home on 3.745 SF Lot
This cozy, Craftsman style cottage is full of charm, vintage details and has a sunny disposition. Enter into this home from the inviting covered front porch and step into the living room warmed by the classic fireplace flanked by built-in bookcases. The adjacent dining room features a buffet cabinet with stained glass accents. Enjoy morning coffee in the sunfilled kitchen's breakfast nook. Just outside is the rear deck overlooking the level, spacious backyard providing room for al fresco dining, gardening and play. With a little imagination and some muscle you can transform the garage/workshop into a bonus space. Freshly painted and new light fixtures throughout. Off street parking on long driveway. Located near the Laurel District’s eclectic mix of shops and cafes and quick access to the 580 or 13. A must see.
A small neighborhood approximately 15 minutes east of Downtown Oakland, the Laurel District is teeming with culture and diversity. As you walk through this diverse neighborhood, it’s easy to gain a sense of what makes Laurel such an amazing place to live.
Featuring older Bungalow-style homes, many of which have been fully upgraded from the inside-out, the Laurel District combines the quaint feel of 1940s California with a modern assortment of restaurants, shops, and annual festivals. Laurel hosts an annual, dog-friendly Street Fair. Held every August, the street fair features an incredible lineup of musicians, plus food, drinks and good from a variety of reputable artisan vendors.
Residents of Laurel can walk to a wide variety of restaurants and try several different cuisines any day of the week. Notable restaurants in the neighborhood include:
Sequoia Diner: Offering a delectable menu of breakfast and lunch staples, everything at Sequoia Diner is made from scratch. A fantastic option for breakfast with friends and family.
Miliki Restaurant: Savor the flavors of West Africa in this popular dining establishment. Add in a small stage for live music and a DJ, and transport yourself into a different-yet-fun culture without leaving town.
The Laurel District is conveniently located next to I-580, and is less than 15 miles from the heart of San Francisco. If you prefer utilizing public transit, residents of Laurel can easily access the BART System via Route 54 with a short walk down MacArthur Boulevard to 35th Avenue. Furthermore, college students and faculty who live in Laurel are just a half mile away from Mills College. Commutes to the Financial District and the Mission District take less than an hour, allowing you to relax on the way to and from work.
If you are looking for a quaint, charming neighborhood in the Bay Area with great food, shopping, and easy access to highways and public transit, the Laurel District could be the perfect fit for you!