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Berkeley California 94705 United States of America

Listing # 119324

Rates From USD 2500 Monthly
Academic Pending
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Last Updated: Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Beautiful Custom Built 1 Bedroom Separate Cottage In The Heart of Elmwood in Berkeley.

This 650 sq. ft. cottage is 1 bedroom, 1&1/2 baths. The serene office is a perfect study/work space. It was meticulously built less than 5 years ago.

The cottage is airy and light filled. Vaulted Ceilings, ceiling fans and sky lights throughout. It is fully furnished and well appointed.

The neighborhood is just 2 blocks from the fabulous Elmwood District at College Ave. with cute shops and great dining. It is close enough to the action, but the 2 blocks from College and Ashby provide this friendly neighborhood a quiet peaceful feel. Walk Score 93. Bike score 98

The cottage is behind a main house on a cul–de-sac. Walk through a gate to enter the backyard and Cottage. This neighborhood is very friendly and filled with kids, dogs, and songbirds.

Easy walk or public transportation to UC and BART. Rockridge BART is an 18 minute walk, UC is a 23 minute walk, or take the AC Transit bus up or down College Ave directly to UC or BART.
There is 2 hour street parking. The City of Berkeley can provide residents with a parking permit for less than $50/year if you register your car to this address.

The owners are a friendly family with 2 great kids and 1 friendly dog who live in the front house and use the backyard. Tenant walks through backyard to get to the cottage.

Included - All Utilities paid by landlord:
Water, Garbage, Gas and Electric Also: Cable/Internet
No Landline.


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
650 Sq. Feet
Suited for
1 people
Property Type
Cottage or Country Home


Available from Saturday, December 1, 2018 until Friday, March 1, 2019
Available from Saturday, November 10, 2018 until Thursday, January 10, 2019
Minimum Stay
2 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
Comments on Dates
2 - 3 month sublet we are flexible as to dates and how many months.
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Berkeley
Postal Code - State or Province 94705 CA
Country United States of America
Neighborhood Keywords Elmwood
Closest University UC Berkeley
University nearby UCSF, SFState, Hayward State,

Rental Price:

USD 2500 Monthly
Rental Fee Comments
As this is a 2-3 month sublet, we are lowering the price form the usual 2,800
Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Near Woods
  • Near Shops
  • Walk To Campus
  • Near Ocean/Lake
  • Near Restaurants
  • Sub Urban Environment
  • Near Mountains

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Available for Long Term
  • Off Campus
  • Holiday Term
  • Available for Short Term


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Garden
  • Other: Fully Furnished and Well Appointed


Kid Friendly
Small Children Safe
Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

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Academic Pending Confirmation School Teacher (Primary and Secondary)
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About Me
I am a native of Berkeley California. My husband, 2 children, and I live in my family home. I am a public school teacher for Berkeley Unified School District. We enjoy travel, great books, and the outdoors. Five years ago, my husband and I had a beautiful cottage built in the back yard of our home in the fabulous Elmwood neighborhood of Berkeley. To this date, we have had only two tenants. The cottage is now free, and we are excited to put it up for rent again.

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