MLS® ID: 40889426
1549 5Th Ave
OAKLAND, California, 94606 $799,000
This gorgeous Victorian has been owned and loved by generations of one family, and is now for sale for the first time in 123 years! Built in 1896, the house is a vintage home lover's dream and simply loaded with antique charm and original features. Situated on a generous corner lot just blocks from Lake Merritt, the 2-storey house offers a formal LR & DR, 3BR, 2BA, 2 kitchens (upstairs & downstairs), laundry room and 2-car garage. Details include bay windows, hardwood floors, 10-ft ceilings, the original fireplace and newer dual-pane windows. The upstairs kitchen has a separate entrance, and can be easily converted into a family room, playroom, guest room or home office. Just minutes to Oakland's Downtown, Uptown and Lakeshore neighborhoods, this location also offers easy access to the SF Ferry at Jack London Square, BART and 580/980/880 freeways. A true Victorian jewel!