This is a Berkeley Treasure For Sale by Owner
1906 Craftsman Bungalow 3 bedroom plus 1 bedroom apartment plus more
3016 Deakin St, Berkeley

Come to our Open House June 1st Saturday, 2:00-4:00pm

Not often in Berkeley does a great house in excellent condition with a huge lot, organic garden, glass green house, potting shed, and redwood deck come up for sale especially in a fabulous location, wonderful neighborhood, close enough for UCB students to get easily to school yet far enough from the campus to not be a predominantly student neighborhood.

The neighborhood is definitely a walking/bicycle-riding/public transportation-accessible neighborhood: Whole Foods is in the block east of the home, Ashby BART and Berkeley Bowl about 4-5 blocks west, 3 blocks to Alta Bates, 1.1 mile to UCB, 1.3 miles to downtown Berkeley, 1 to 3 blocks to major AC transit bus lines. And if you do have a car, theres off street parking in the driveway or easy street parking with an annual $66 parking pass.

The owner is an elder relocating to Hawaii after living here for over 25 years. She is committed to organic living and has diligently worked the soil in the large garden behind the home, planting fruit trees, herbs, and vegetables. She put a new 30-year guaranteed roof on about 15 years ago and has kept up maintenance on her property from the beginning.

The house will be empty and ready to sell August 1st but the owner wanted to let folks know it is coming in case anyone wants to get ahead of the sale!

In addition to the three bedroom main section of the house, theres a 1 bedroom apartment located in the back on ground level. This could be expanded to stretch the whole length of the house - half of the unfinished part already has a cement floor, the other half is dirt. Theres also potential space in the semi-finished attic.

Also the six-sided glass green house has been used as a tiny home so theres lots of possibilities for additional income on the property.

Please come to the Open House Saturday or call Sam 404-853-9990 or email itsherbiz@gmail.com

Interior Features

  • Stories: 2
  • Square Feet: 1,650
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2.5
  • Additional Rooms: 3
    • BreakfastNook
    • Office
    • LaundryRoom
  • Floor Coverings
    • Carpet
    • Concrete
    • LinoleumVinyl
    • Tile
    • Hardwood
  • Appliances
    • Refrigerator
    • Microwave
    • Dryer
    • RangeOven
    • Washer
  • Heating & Cooling
    • Central Heating
  • Interior Keywords:
    • Furnished
    • Mother-in-law Apartment

Exterior Features

  • Built in: 1906
  • Structure Type: Multi-Family
  • Lot Size: 4,195 Sq. Ft.
    • Carport
    • On-street
    • Off-street
  • View Types:
    • Territorial
  • Exterior Keywords:
    • Fenced Yard
    • Porch
    • Deck
    • Patio

Explore: LeConte / South

Neighborhood Quick Facts

  • Median Sale Price
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  • Commute via Transit:
    21.59%
  • Family Friendly Score
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  • Fun & Hip Score
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Area Schools

Berkeley High School
Grades 9-12
8/10
GreatSchools Rating
Emerson Elementary
Grades KG-5
7/10
GreatSchools Rating
Willard Middle School
Grades 6-8
7/10
GreatSchools Rating

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  • Healthcare
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