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Oasis in the Golden Triangle


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Magical, private oasis in the "Golden Triangle" of Rockridge! Privately landscaped, cedar-shingled Craftsman offers a modern layout with split-level spaces for flexible living! Renovated throughout, this 2,531 sq foot home features 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, plus a large open upper level for all kinds of interesting uses (former photography business)! Additionally, there is a lower level family room which flows out to the yard through french doors, and stylish designer lighting. The garden features Tuscan colored natural stone walkways and patio, a small lawn area for play, and redwood hot tub nestled under a majestic Redwood tree! All this near BART, College Ave, Chabot Elementary! Walkscore 89!
Home Features
2531 sq feet *
4 bedrooms** (one is a primary en suite)
2 full bathrooms 
Large open-plan upper level functions as both 4th bedroom and much more bonus space! (used previously for a home business)
Combined Living & Dining areas
New furnace in 2021
Designer lighting throughout!
Soulful Doug Fir wood flooring
Kitchen features 
professional Wolf Range 
Brand new Liebherr fridge
Garden Features
Privately planted front garden
Tuscan stone walkways and patio
Custom Corten steel edging
Zero-water synthetic "lawn"
Redwood hot tub
Elegant custom wood fencing 
Garden Shed
Patio lighting
Mature trees for privacy


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5557 Taft Avenue, Rockridge

Cross Alcatraz Avenue, which divides Oakland and Berkeley, and you&rsquo;ll find yourself in Rockridge, one of Oakland's most desirable, charming, and convenient neighborhoods. Housing in Rockridge is a combination of charming bungalows, cottages, classic Arts and Crafts dwellings, and large brown-shingle houses. Its leafy streets are mainly residential.&nbsp;<br />Rockridge offers an easy commute into San Francisco via the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) station, as well as access to the University of California, Berkeley Campus. The 100-year-old, four-acre campus of the California College of Art and Crafts is nearby.&nbsp;Food-and-drink purveyors in Rockridge provide the best from around the world and local farms. Rockridge Market Hall, which takes its cue from the French March&eacute;, offers&nbsp;numerous individual food and flower shops open to the sidewalk. Dozens of restaurants, cafes, and boutiques line bustling College Avenue, Rockridge's main drag.