Sold $838,000 SOLD (List: 699K) - Single Family Home
Set on one of Alameda’s most distinguished streets on the edge of the Gold Coast, and mere blocks from the beach, shopping and restaurants, 1107 Central Avenue is a classic 1920s bungalow with a touch of modernity. This 1,196 sq. ft. 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom home features stylish elements such as vintage glass doorknobs, a fireplace with shelving, and built-in china cabinets. Hardwood floors adorn the home, and the remodeled kitchen boasts dual ovens and rustic stone tiling/countertops. The backyard features a brand new deck with Trex composite and wire railing. Detached garage/workshop and tandem, off-street parking is available for multiple cars.
Lovely accents such as French lavender and a porch lamp with vine detailing greet you as you approach 1107 Central. The front door opens into the living room, which features hardwood floors, recessed lighting with dimmers, museum lighting fixtures to display artwork, and a fireplace. Built-in shelves surround the white brick fireplace. Farther into the room lies a built-in china cabinet with delicate glass knobs on the drawers and cabinets.
A hallway separates the living room from the bedrooms and bathroom. The bathroom features black and white patterned floor tiling, bright tiling on the walls, and a glass doorknob. The sink is perched on a countertop with built-in cabinets and drawers for storage.
The kitchen boasts dual ovens, stone tiling and countertops, refrigerator with ice/water dispenser, and pull out sink faucet. Breakfast can be enjoyed at a breakfast bar, which leads into an attached office alcove.
Outside a brand new deck made of Trex composite material leads into the brick patio. The patio is surrounded by fencing and tall bamboo for privacy. A lower level of the home is accessible through the back patio. This level comprises a laundry room with soaking sink, countertop, and washer/gas dryer hookups.
The detached garage is currently being utilized as a workshop space. Off-street tandem parking is available for multiple care on the long driveway.
1107 Central exemplifies breezy, upscale Alameda living. With quick access to Alameda Beach and Franklin Park, this home is perfect for a commuter who appreciates the small town culture of this beautiful island, but still wants to remain close to Oakland and San Francisco. Enjoy the best that Alameda has to offer, all within a stone’s throw of this charming 1920s bungalow.
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