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Ruth Frassetto

251 Stanford Ave

$1,465,000 251 Stanford Ave, Kensington, CA 94708
Cool crisp modern lines, walls of glass, and captivating views of the Golden Gate, Bay, Bridge, Cityscape and beyond. Sophisticated 3+BR/2.5BA mid-century modern on the border of Berkeley. Enjoy the best of California living from this turnkey split-level home built in 1959 that features a open living room with fireplace, light-filled dining room, an updated chef's kitchen, a spacious separate plus room that offers flexible uses and easeful indoor-outdoor flow to view/sun deck. Inviting rear patio and garden with mature landscaping. Ideal for entertaining, relaxing, playing and/or gardening. Other highlights include hardwood floors, dual paned windows, and updates through out. Impeccably maintained by long time owners. Centrally located in Kensington, blocks to awarded Hilltop school, public and regional parks, 8 min. to UC Berk, and 30 min. to SF by car. A stroll down the hill to Village shops and dining.
  • Sold
  • 3
  • 3
  • 1959
    Year Built
  • 2,145 Sq.Ft.
    Living Area

Features & Amenities

Area & Lot

  • Status: Sold
  • Living Space: 2,145 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Size: 4,515 Sq.Ft.
  • MLS® ID: 41058927
  • Type: Residential
  • Year Built: 1959
  • Neighborhood: Kensington
  • Architecture Styles: Mid Century Modern
  • View Description: Bay, Bay Bridge, City Lights, Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco
  • School District: West Contra Costa (510) -231-1100


  • Total Bedrooms: 3
  • Total Bathrooms: 3
  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Laundry Room: 220 Volt Outlet, Laundry Room
  • Flooring: Hardwood, Tile
  • Fireplace: Brick, Living Room
  • Appliances: Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Washer, Gas Water Heater, ENERGY STAR Qualified Appliances
  • Other Interior Features: Bonus/Plus Room, Stone Counters, Updated Kitchen, Energy Star Windows Doors

Exterior & Building

  • Stories: 2
  • Garage Space: 2.0
  • Water Source: Public
  • Pool: None
  • Roof: Tar/Gravel
  • Lot Features: Premium Lot
  • Parking: Carport - 2 Or More
  • Heat Type: Forced Air
  • Air Conditioning: Ceiling Fan(s), Central Air, ENERGY STAR Qualified Equipment
  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Substructure: Concrete Perimeter
  • Other Exterior Features: Back Yard, Garden/Play, Terraced Up, Landscape Back, Landscape Front, Low Maintenance


  • Sales Price: $1,465,000
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