Prepare to be amazed from the moment you enter into 337 Lenox Ave. Huge three bed, two bath with en suite and over 2000 SQF of living space.
Grand entry from the street with a classic oak staircase and stained glass window leading to the upper level. At the top of the stairs is an entryway hall with crown molding, high ceilings, French doors, built-ins and artisan wall finishes made from natural clay and lime plasters. Throughout this home there is refined beauty and pronounced bohemian charm.
The spacious living room with a fireplace is flooded with southern light through oversized windows. Double doors open to a balcony with colorful, Mexican tile. Soaring coved ceilings, plate molding and an original mantel with lead-glass built-ins.
A formal dining room, accessed through a set of pocket-doors, features wainscoting, crown molding, beautiful hardwood floors and a built-in china cabinet situated amidst a large bay window. Fireplace has polished concrete finish and mantel. Adjacent butler’s pantry with vintage cabinetry is a clever and useful route into the modern chef’s kitchen.
The kitchen is well-lit with a sliding glass door opening to an expansive rear deck. Thoughtfully updated, the kitchen has Douglas Fir floors, rustic farmhouse cabinets, marble countertops and gourmet appliances. The large island in the center gives you extra space to work and the laundry closet features a stackable, full-size washer and dryer. Staircase off the kitchen leads out to a large yard complete with fruit trees and active veggie beds.
Down the hall is an amazing master suite with a Japanese inspired bathroom. Like all the bedrooms, the master has a large closet, high ceilings, refinished hardwood floors and light-filled windows. French doors open to the bathroom complete with Japanese soaking tub, tiled shower and Cedar and Douglas fir walls and flooring.
The second bathroom is equally spectacular with marble floors and counters, custom sink, sconces and large linen closet. Just down the hall is another bedroom compete with walk-in closet and retro lighting featuring Edison bulbs.
The front bedroom has a street view and is versatile enough to easily work as an office or guest bedroom.
Superb Oakland location just two blocks from Lake Merritt, parks and all this dynamite area has to offer; boat club, Lake Chalet Restaurant, 5K perimeter walk, picnic grounds, The Cleveland Cascade, Whole Foods, cafes, Fairyland and ongoing City/Uptown events. Minutes from Lakeshore Shopping District, Saturday Farmers Market, Uptown, Downtown, BART, Transbay bus lines, public transportation and freeways.
- Sensational wood detailing
- Sunny front and rear porches
- Formal living and dining rooms with fireplaces and pocket doors
- wonderful master suite complete with Japanese soaking tub
- Spacious yard populated with fruit trees and flourishing veggie beds
- Off street parking and basement for storage