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mary w

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Office/study, bedroom and private bathroom with shared kitchen

Berkeley, California, United States

Listing #141074


House | Private Space
Rates from USD $1350 | Monthly
Last Updated 286 days ago

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Light, airy, clean two furnished rooms (study and bedroom), + private bathroom, shared kitchen; $1350/month, preferably one person. Available now. Semi private entrance. Low key, secure, calm environment. Suit case ready. Share top floor with sculptor/educator/fulbright scholar, including living room and kitchen common areas, in her remodeled 1892 Victorian. Clean sunny well equipped shared kitchen is big enough to follow Covid safety guidelines for the initial period. Sorry, no cooking in the office or bedroom. The first floor is shared by art studio and living quarters for another teacher. Wild back garden has vegetables, apple and plum trees, and opportunity for some gardening if interested. House is located in the industrial “live/work” area of West Berkeley. It is on a commercial street. Walking distance to University Ave. and Dwight Way bus lines, the Amtrak train station, Aquatic Park, the Marina and Fourth Street shopping. 20-minute bike ride to UC Berkeley. Rooms have fir floors, high ceilings and good light. Front study room is set up as an office; with two large craftsman built Amish style large cabinets, large desk and chair. The back room is set up as bedroom with Amish bureau and side table, with the bathroom between the two rooms (shower only). Both rooms have large closets. Lots of storage space. The entrance to the study is semi-private, near the front door of house. Washer/dryer, Internet access fiber optic Sonic, and monthly cleaning of rooms are included in the monthly rent. The house has central heat. If an electric portable heater is used in winter months, a slight increase in utilities will be charged Dec, Jan, Feb, and March. No off-street or driveway parking, only street parking, which can be crowded during the day. Covered bike parking in garden area behind house. Maybe perfect for a grad or post student who now has to work at home more, a visiting scholar, or starting engineer, architect, tech, or teacher who needs clean home office? Might consider two people, a couple. No alcohol, marijuana, or illegal drugs on property. Non-smoking person only. Hopefully someone who enjoys birds? Vinnie the canary and two parakeets live near kitchen. Month to month agreement. Summary -Furnished office, bedroom and bathroom -Move in costs: First and Last month's rent + $300 cleaning deposit -Month to month rental -Application, credit check and three current references requested. -Rental for one person preferred, could discuss couples or shared. -Rent: $1350 per month including utilities -Available now -Possible shared wood shop downstairs for additional rent. -If interested, please email and tell us about yourself, send resume. We can set up an appointment on Zoom for initial interview.

Private Space Offered

Bedrooms
1

Bathrooms
1

Offices
1

Size
400 ft2

Suited For
1

Property Type
House

Availability

From September 9, 2020 until March 31, 2021

Minimum Stay

1 Month | Dates are flexible for this listing

Comments: month to month rental, long term negotiable. Shortest time two months

Location

Private Space in a House in Berkeley, California, United States

Closest University

uc berkeley

Comments: Fourth Street, University Avenue

Surroundings

  • Urban
  • Historic Home
  • Architectural Gem
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Shops
  • Near Public Transportation

Rental Rates and Terms

Rates from USD $1350 Monthly | Negotiable

Utilities are included

A cleaning service is included

Comments: Rent includes utilities

Considerations

Ask about the suitability of the home for young kids

Pets are not allowed

Smoking is not allowed

A car is not available

Features

Interior

Furnished

Connectivity

High Speed Internet

TV

Exterior

Balcony or Patio

Garden

Accessibility

Stairs

Appliances

Oven

Stove

Microwave

Refrigerator

Dishwasher

Washer

Dryer

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mary w

Member Since 2020

Trust Score (3)
Independent Scholar or Retired Academic