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5928 Zinn Drive | Oakland

THIS PROPERTY HAS BEEN SOLD

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MLS#
40520286
Price
$950,000
Type
Single Family Home
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
3.5
Sq. Ft.
2,596
Age
56 years
Lot Size
0.18 acres
Pool
N
Garage
N
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Date Sold
May 20th, 2011
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DESCRIPTION:

Ideally situated just above Montclair Village, this stunning home offers both the convenience of being able to walk to shopping and dining, as well as a retreat-like setting in the hills that only makes you feel like you’re far from the hustle and bustle. Lovingly maintained, substantially renovated, and seismically retrofitted, 5928 Zinn Drive also features an open floor plan and numerous outdoor spaces that blur the line between indoor and outdoor living, including two large rear decks, an intimate front deck surrounded by terraced gardens and a spacious backyard.


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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
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Features include:

:: 5 bedrooms

:: 3.5 remodeled baths

:: 2596 sq.ft. of chic living space

:: Remodeled kitchen with a breakfast bar, Brazilian granite counters and vaulted ceilings

:: Formal dining room

:: Two-story living room with views, wood-burning fireplace and direct access to the upper deck

:: Den or office sharing a glass-enclosed gas fireplace with the dining room, and with direct access to the private patio and gardens

:: Lower-level family room also with a wood-burning fireplace and direct access to the lower deck

:: Open, yet well-separated floor plan:

-Top floor featuring main entry, two bedrooms and a full bath
-Main level featuring dramatic living room open to chic kitchen, formal dining room, den/office, half bath, laundry room, master suite, rear view deck and private patio
-Lower level featuring two bedrooms, family room, full bath and lower rear deck

:: 2-car covered carport parking plus 2 additional driveway spots

:: Dual-paned windows and doors throughout

:: Storage room

:: Security system

:: Hardwood, slate and tiled floors

:: Brand-new carpeting

:: Substantial seismic retrofitting


Improvements include:

Renovation 2000 – 2001 including:

:: Seismic retrofit to current standards

:: Foundation augmentation and repair (see rear of house)

:: Structural reinforcement including Hardy frames and sheer walls (see lower deck as example)

:: Architect-designed renovation including:

-Relocation of kitchen
-Enclosure of under carport area into den, laundry room, and half bath
-Opening of mid level living space for kitchen and living room
-Renovation of master bath and top floor bath
-Re-design of front deck and hillside garden including garden entry gate

:: Additional features added include insulated walls on top two levels, surround sound wiring with nine speaker jacks in public areas and decks, Italian porcelain tile in den, Brazilian granite in kitchen, marble in two bathrooms, and gas enclosed fireplace

:: All work done with permits from City of Oakland


Other features of this Mid-century home include:

:: Dual pane windows and doors throughout

:: Slate entry way with ample guest closet space

:: Beamed ceiling in top level extending into spectacular living room/kitchen space

:: Top of the line appliances including Bosch dishwasher, Jenn-Aire cook top and oven, GE Profile side-by-side refrigerator, Franke stainless double sink, Mr. Butler hot/cold water dispenser

:: Light, light, and more light from expansive sliding doors, fixed pane windows, and abundant cross light

:: Separate walk-in main level laundry room

:: Three living areas – all with fireplaces (two wood burning, one gas)

:: Convenient outside entrance to lower level – an ideal au pair suite

:: Sentry Alert security system installed during renovation


Additional upgrades include:

:: New lower level bath - 2011

:: All bathrooms – new plumbing and wiring – 2001 and 2011

:: 70% new electrical through out – 2001

:: Kitchen – new plumbing, electrical – 2001; backsplash – 2011

:: Halogen lighting – kitchen, living room, dining room – 2001

:: Roller shades – living room exterior doors – 2004

:: Newly carpeted top and lower levels – 2011

:: Freshly painted bathrooms (3), entry hall, front top level bedroom, master bedroom, den, stair wells, and fireplace facing and mantle, decks, railings, some exterior trim – 2011

:: Carport deck – water proof sealant – 2011

:: Professional landscaping – front garden – 2003, 2011