Tranquil Living in Kensington CA

161 PURDUE AVE
KENSINGTON, CA
Offered at: $1,090,000
Sold Price: $1,225,000
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Garage Spaces: 2
Year Built: 1939
Building Size: 1626 Square Feet
Lot Size: 4545 Square Feet
Property Type: Residential
Property Status: Pending
Description:

Situated on a serene street in the hills of Kensington, this home delights with expansive Bay views, and an interior that belies its quiet exterior. A few steps from the 2-car garage to the front door, you’ll find effortless one-level living. An entryway leads to the light-filled living room, looking directly out onto brilliant views through a large picture window. A fireplace sets a comforting, intimate tone. This three-bedroom, two-bath home has an additional room that can be enjoyed as an office. The dining area is perfect for informal and formal meals, and a kitchen bar adjacent to the cozy common room is ideal for morning meals. It opens directly to the garden through sliding glass doors. The garden is composed of a large deck, a patio beyond, and additional outdoor space that lends itself to supplementary landscaping; mature perennials provide privacy. The floor plan separates the bedrooms from the common areas, providing privacy perfect for all needs.

Kensington is a community that is loved by those who live there and know its value. Nearby amenities include Tilden Regional Park, Arlington Avenue shops, local schools, easy access to North Berkeley, and much more. This inviting home is the entree to a welcoming community.