4258 Lakeshore Avenue, Oakland (Sold)
Bay Area Modern Real Estate
4258 Lakeshore Avenue
Elegant Crocker Highlands Colonial in Oakland’s Upper Lakeshore is everything you’ve been searching for! Timeless architectural details abound including the double-columned formal entrance, carved panel shutters, crown moldings, wooden spindle balustrade, and gleaming hardwood floors throughout. Oversized French windows flood the main level with natural light. Custom fabric window treatments from JLS Window Coverings provide shade and privacy when needed. Enjoy the remodeled kitchen with stainless steel Thermador and Bosch appliances leading into the pleasant breakfast nook with built-in seating overlooking the beautiful back yard. The newly added Valor gas fireplace insert in the living room generates extra warmth and a delightful ambiance.
Upstairs the bright and spacious primary bedroom has custom cabinetry with built-in window seat, integrated under-shelf & sconce lighting, and a convenient charging station hidden inside one of the drawers. Two additional light-filled bedrooms and a cheerful bathroom, each with views of greenery, round out the upper level.
Entertaining is a delight with the home’s terrific circular flow and expansive outdoor living area. Step out from the family room to the large multi-level deck. Ideally suited for relaxing or dining al fresco surrounded by lush, pleasing, low maintenance planter boxes. An exterior natural gas connection has been added for your very own barbecue. Not to be missed are the practical basement and roomy, full-height attic providing an abundance of storage space. There is also off-street parking with an electric car charger.
Set back from the street and located in one of Oakland’s premier neighborhoods, this lovely home is just a short distance to vibrant Lakeshore Avenue shops, cafes, farmer’s market, Trader Joe’s, and some of Oakland’s finest restaurants. Walkable to Oakland Davie Tennis stadium and numerous parks. Bikeable to Lake Merritt and the network of bike lanes leading in all directions. Easy access to freeways, public transportation, and a short commute to downtown Oakland or San Francisco. Making this an ideal spot to call home!
Mark’s passion is listening to his client’s needs and guiding them through the often complex and emotional process of buying or selling a home. His excellent client focus is demonstrated through strong attention to detail, consistent communication, and remaining calm under pressure to ensure a positive experience for all parties involved. Mark is always ready to go above and beyond to exceed expectations – from finding the right home to match his client’s tastes and needs, to consulting for home presentation and marketing to ensure maximum selling potential. As a real estate investor since 2002 and now top real estate agent, Mark provides real estate services in Oakland, and the surrounding East Bay Area. Mark’s specific areas of expertise include working with first time homebuyers, investors, sellers, and 1031 exchanges. Outside of real estate Mark enjoys traveling, hiking, bicycling, and the varied food and cultural experiences of the Bay Area.