Berkeley Hills Contemporary with Stunning Views

1230 Grizzly Peak Blvd
Berkeley, CA
Offered at: $1,850,000

Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 4.5
Garage Spaces: 2
Year Built: 1983
Building Size: 3611 Square Feet
Lot Size:3611 square feet
Property Type: Single Family
Property Status: Active
Description:
This light filled and spacious home, set back from the street to afford privacy, has been extensively updated. Upon entering, one is immediately struck by the expansive and beautiful outlooks; stunning Bay and Golden Gate Bridge views are captivating and continue throughout the home. Sited on a downslope lot there is easy access to decks and the beautifully landscaped level garden at the back. At the front of the property, the large patio entry is perfect for entertaining and play. One is struck by the mid-century influence that is apparent in this contemporary home. The superb floor plan includes an extremely generous living room and dining room with walls of windows and doors that open to the view. The adjacent eat-in kitchen, with its large island, has been recently updated as has the half-bath. The lower level has four bedrooms, two of which are en-suite, and 3 baths. The master retreat, luxurious in size, opens to the deck and garden and has an additional space that can serve as an office. Abundant storage and a two-car garage with interior access makes living here very comfortable. Separate entry quarters include a living room, kitchenette, bedroom and bath that can be used for guests, office space or as an au pair. There is easy access to public transportation and this home has close proximity to Tilden Park with its many amenities which include access to trails for hiking and biking, horseback riding, enjoyment of the Botanical Garden, steam train, carousel, the Little Animal Farm and an 18-hole golf course. The enjoyment of the outdoors cannot be surpassed.