4154 Manila Avenue - Oakland, CA

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4154 Manila Avenue - Oakland, CA

Today so many San Franciscans are finding a new home in Temescal. And no wonder.  Temescal, with its gritty, urban, artsy feeling, has the sun, close-knit neighborhoods, and a faster connection to downtown San Francisco than most places in San Francisco.

On Manila Avenue, one of Temescal’s close knit streets, you’ll find one of the first houses built in Temescal in 1907:  4154 Manila.  While most Temescal homes have gone through 100 years of changes, 4154 Manila has remained remarkably intact.  It’s now been restored to its former glory with all the requisite details that define “character.”  A large living room with Craftsman clinker brick fireplace opens to a grand dining room with box beam ceiling, wainscoting, and built-ins with leaded glass. 


You can feel the work of a Craftsman throughout.  There is original woodwork in all the rooms, including the three bedrooms and the large kitchen and bathroom, which have been classically updated, still with their original charm. 

In the backyard, there’s a redwood deck and large patio for barbecues and entertaining.  A full basement can be used as an office and man or woman cave … plus a wine cellar.

The urban, close knit vibe is very much alive.  Within a couple blocks, there are over 100 restaurants and coffee shops, from HomeRoom to Burma SuperStar to Korean barbecue.  And, of course, Genova Delicatessen.  And seven blocks away, there’s BART … and a short 15 minutes to downtown SF.  

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Comments (4)

Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

Congratulations and best of luck to you on your listing!  Hope it sells quick and for full price!

Apr 29, 2016 10:47 AM
Winston Heverly
Coldwell Banker Access Realty - South Macon, GA

As we approach toward the end of the month already, I'm glad to see you doing well with another listing opportunity.

Apr 29, 2016 02:13 PM
Kathleen Luiten
Resort and Second-Home Specialist - Princeville, HI
Kauai Luxury Ocean Home Sales

This looks like a nice home that is ready to welcome new owners. Best wishes for a quick, easy sale! 

Apr 29, 2016 04:50 PM
Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Serving the Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale Metropolitan Area - Scottsdale, AZ
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty

Best of luck with this very well presented listing Barbara Reynolds  - hope you get an offer soon!

May 01, 2016 11:41 PM