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Located in the Oakland/Emeryville border, this beautiful three plus bedroom two and a half bath home features open floor plan living and coveted California indoor/outdoor flow to an expansive rear garden. From the quaint white gate to the semi-formal entry, it is clear that a high level of design and detail have been applied to the home. The open great room floor plan has been combined to create a wonderful central main level living space, linking living, dining and kitchen into one. Off this space is also a well lit office. The fashionable farmhouse inspired kitchen features high end appliances, a large center island, and designer lighting making it a chef’s dream. Adjacent to the kitchen is a sliding glass barn door that leads to the utility and laundry area with an adjoining half bath. Lastly on this level is the generous family room. Here French doors open out to the large garden beyond. With an expansive deck, patio area and rustic storage shed, the garden is perfect for play or hosting outdoor part. In addition, the adjacent community garden provides a charming view out the west side windows. On the upper level are the living quarters. Here the prodigious master retreat is more reminiscent of a luxury resort than a home. The large master bedroom has period built-ins, a decorative fireplace and is adjacent to the sumptuous master lounge and enormous walk-in closet. Additionally, the master bath, with its soaking tub and wet room, adds to the luxe feel. Two additional bedrooms are on this level which share a well appointed and updated bath.
1159 55th Street is in a fantastic location and near everything fun and practical in this exploding part of the Oakland/Emeryville border area. It is close to transportation, shopping, dining and San Francisco is an easy commute. Welcome home.