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Edwardian in Prime Elmwood area; 8 blks to UC Berkeley & 2 to College Ave.

Berkeley, California, United States
Rates from USD $6800 | Monthly

House | Entire Home
Available Dates:
From July 1, 2024


Walk, bike or drive to campus from this spacious light-filled 1908 Edwardian! Quiet and away from it all in a secluded and coveted Elmwood neighborhood, the house is located only three-blocks from the hub of Elmwood and Rockridge where you will find many restaurants, bookstores, and cafes. You will find it peaceful and quiet here as the house is located in a no-through traffic sleepy cul-de-sac, where you’ll wake to the sound of birdsong, not cars. Please email for more photos. This home is Ideal for visiting faculty families, sabbatical visitors, or responsible, quiet, groups of students. The property has mostly accommodated sabbatical visitors, faculty and other families, or 4 responsible single students using the 4th room as a bedroom. All bedrooms are spacious and large with high ceilings and lots of light. Entry to this duplex is at street level, with one flight of stairs to enter living area which faces west and gets lots of sunlight. The rooms and furniture can be reconfigured depending on your group, needs, and length of stay. The Cal campus (University of California at Berkeley ) is eight blocks north of the house, or a 15-minutes walk, 5-minute bike-ride. The 51b bus goes up and down College Avenue every 20 minutes also. The Claremont Resort and Spa and the Berkeley Tennis Club are about 1/2 a mile from house (both have pools, tennis courts, and fitness clubs). The Strawberry Recreation Center is situated in an oak-studded setting on the periphery of the Cal campus and is only a 5-minute drive from house. They have outdoor lap and children's pools in a beautiful setting replete with redwood grove where summer concerts are held. The property is located in an all-flat terrain within walking distance of parks, (less than 100 yards away), fine dining, eateries, cafes, coffee, and shopping. There is a park located within a 1/4 block of the property which is set in a green field and shaded redwood grove with picnic tables, and a kids' play structures. San Francisco is about a 20-minute drive without traffic and also easily accessible by BART from Rockridge which is 10 blocks south of property on College Ave. There are additional properties that may be available at this location. Please inquire if you need additional space or if you find this one is not open for your dates. More photos are available upon request.




1,800 ft2

Suited For

Property Type


From July 1, 2024

Minimum Stay

6 Months | Dates are flexible for this listing

Comments: Prefer stays from 6-12 + months on academic calendar


House in Berkeley, California, United States

Closest University

University of California at Berkeley, Cal, UC Berkeley

Nearby Universities
Univeristy of California San Francisco, Stanford, St Marys, California College of the Arts, Academy of Art | John F. Kennedy University | San Francisco State University | University of San Francisco | Stanford University | Saint Mary's College of California

The Elmwood, Berkeley

Nearby Cities

Kensington | Orinda | Walnut Creek | Piedmont | Oakland | Lafayette | San Francisco | Moraga | Albany | El Cerrito

Comments: Excellent location 9 blocks from UC Berkeley campus & a 5 minute walk to bustling Elmwood, Rockridge, & Claremont neighborhoods. 15-20 minute drive to San Francisco. BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) is 9 blocks, or 15-minute walk from house.

Explore the Area


  • Walk to Campus
  • Bike to Campus
  • Urban
  • Writer's Sanctuary
  • Historic Home
  • Architectural Gem
  • Near Woods
  • Near Park
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Shops
  • Near Public Transportation

Rental Rates and Terms

Rates from USD $6800 Monthly

Utilities are included

A cleaning service is not included

Comments: There is an additional monthly cleaning fee of $160. There is also a move-out cleaning fee of $450. Please email for additional photos.


The home is suitable for young kids

Pets are not allowed

Smoking is not allowed

A car is not available




Baby Furniture


High Speed Internet




Balcony or Patio

Dedicated Parking














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