1Updated 4-bedroom, 2.5 bath, brown shingle craftsman home located in the Heart of Alameda’s historic gold Coast. Built in 1909 by Rowe and Young for the Parker family this house features restored charms of the bygone era as well as many modern upgrades throughout. These features include: clinker brick porch and entry, rear maid stairs leading from the upstairs redwood family room to the gourmet kitchen, redwood paneled foyer and elegant front staircase with a stunning alabaster chandelier ( a second twin chandelier in the kitchen), etched glass, byfold doors, and the traditional living room with built in cabinets and pocket doors. The formal dining room is also highlighted by its walnut box-beamed ceilings and built in cabinetry.
The incredible gourmet kitchen (designed by two chefs), features a huge center island, professional appliances including two sinks, two refrigerators, two dishwashers, and a large gas stove with range hood all centered around a stunning alabaster chandelier. The remarkable kitchen overlooks the rear landscaped yard and a detached two car garage that can be used as a workshop or bonus area. The yard includes tropical landscaping and a marble stone gas fire pit as well as multiple areas to entertain.
Downstairs has one bedroom/office and full bath the upstairs there are three more bedrooms, large family room or bonus room with stunning redwood detail and 1 ½ baths. With excellent storage as well as a full attic this home is true must see to appreciate.