1835 Tunnel Rd.
4 BR, 4.5 BA Oakland Home for Sale 4,051 Sq. Ft.
Oakland Home with Amazing Hillside Views
Address: 1835 Tunnel Road
Bedrooms: 4 BR
Bathrooms: 4.5 BA
Square Feet: 4,051
Listed At: $1,698,000
Nestled in the Oakland/Berkeley hills just above the famous Claremont Hotel, this 4 bedroom, 4.5 bathroom home has breathtaking hillside views complemented amazingly with four beautiful decks. With 4,051 sq. ft. of living space (per public records), the home features a living area boasting soaring ceilings and perfect for entertaining family and friends. A chef’s kitchen with endless countertops and Viking Professional appliances is the heart of this home. Unwind every day in the master suite which features a large Jacuzzi spa soaking tub, dual vanities, and a full walk-in shower with body jets. The home is completed with in-unit laundry and an attached 2-car garage.
At 1835 Tunnel Road, the best of the Bay Area’s hiking and biking trails are at your doorstep and you are located within easy reach of East Bay and San Francisco destinations, with highways 24, 80, and 580 just minutes away. Rockridge BART takes you to San Francisco in only 20 minutes.
The Claremont neighborhood straddles the Berkeley and Oakland borders and features lush landscaping, curving streets that hug the canyon hills, and open space. Homes on the leafy side streets provide old-fashioned Berkeley elegance with turn-of-the-century brown shingles, revivals, prairie-style cottages, custom contemporary homes, and Tudor-styled structures offering residents a place to call home within the landscaped confines.
The landmark of this area is the majestic Claremont Hotel Club and Spa, a vast Victorian edifice perched on 22 acres in the hills. Three outdoor pools, ten tennis courts, a full-service spa, a fitness club, and three onsite restaurants deliver stunning views, and the resort has become popular with generations of locals as a luxurious getaway.
Elmwood’s shopping district on College Avenue in Berkeley offers old-fashioned shops, access to the Rockridge Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART), grocery stores, bookshops, and flower stands. Restaurants, a movie theater, and a bakery are all close by.
The Claremont Canyon Regional Preserve is 208 acres of open space managed by the East Bay Regional Park District and more than 200 acres outside of the canyon owned by the University of California, Berkeley. Garber Park, a 13-acre oak-and-bay-tree woodland south of Claremont Avenue, is owned by the city of Oakland. Trails reward ambitious hikers with panoramic views of San Francisco Bay.