2829 Forest Ave Berkeley, CA
$ 4,795,000
Property Attributes
  • ID#40972791
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyALAMEDA
  • CityBerkeley
  • AreaBerkeley Map Area 10
  • NeighborhoodElmwood
  • Zip94705
  • StyleBrown Shingle,Craftsman,Custom,Traditional
  • Price$ 4,795,000
  • Bedrooms7
  • Full Bathrooms6
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage6283
  • Lot Size0.32 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Kevin Brown with Better Homes Realty.
Data Source:
Contra Costa Association of REALTORS®
Property Description

This First Bay Traditional architectural gem is located in the Elmwood District. Elegant and expansive at 6,283 SF, this 7 Bedroom (4 ensuite), 6 Bath brown shingle home impeccably combines original elegance with modern updates for today’s Buyer. The foyer leads to ideal first-floor entertaining spaces with an easy flow from room to room: large formal rooms - dining, living, library (each with fireplaces with hand-carved mantles), and plant-filled sunroom; updated eat-in kitchen with marble countertops, top-of-the-line appliances, butler’s pantry, and wet bar; plus an ensuite bedroom and laundry. Below this floor is an extensive basement. Upstairs are two more floors with updated ensuite bath/bedrooms (two of three with fireplaces), master with marble steam shower, and a third-floor in-law unit. Multiple outdoor decks with views of the bay and east hills, and a private fenced back yard with a fish-filled pond, stone hardscape and mature fruit/screening trees & two driveways + garage.

Price History
11/3/2021 Listed $4,795,000

General Features

Age 115
Bathrooms 6
Beds 7
Garage Attached Garage, Garage Parking, Off Street Parking, Side Yard Access, Workshop in Garage, Parking Area
Laundry Y/N Dryer, Gas Dryer Hookup, In Laundry Room, Washer
Pool Y/N None
Stories Three or More Stories

Interior Features

Additional Room Atrium, Basement Unfinished, Formal Dining Room, In-Law Quarters, Library, Office, Solarium, Storage, Guest Quarters, Kitchen, Living Room, Primary Bathroom, Primary Bedrooms 2+, Wine Storage Area
Street Level 1 Bedroom, 2 Baths, Laundry Facility, Main Entry

Exterior Features

Lot Size Area 0.32
Lot Sq Ft Apx 13775


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 94705

AVG $3.84M
AVG 230
Year Built
AVG 1948
AVG 82
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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