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Simone Hoover

255 Stanford Ave

$1,465,000 255 Stanford Ave, Kensington, CA 94708
255 Stanford Avenue has everything you love about the Bay Area at your fingertips, yet when you enter this magical home it is as if you have been transported to a remote getaway. Perched on the hillside overlooking the Bay, this Mid-century modern wing home has breathtaking views of the Bay Bridge, the Golden Gate, SF skyline, & Mt. Tamalpais. Built in 1948, it has a unique brick fireplace that wraps around to the kitchen. The open floor plan allows you to take in the views as you cook in the kitchen, dine at the table, and relax in the living room. The kitchen has original tile, and lovely new hardwood floors. Each bedroom has its own bathroom, both just renovated. There’s a separate laundry room, and an enclosed sunroom that could be the ideal office. It opens to the quaint backyard for when you need a break in your day and enjoy the privacy, greenery, and dappled sunlight. The front yard patio opens to larger space with expansive views making it the ideal place for entertaining!
  • Sold
  • 2
  • 2
  • 1948
    Year Built
  • 961 Sq.Ft.
    Living Area

Features & Amenities

Area & Lot

  • Status: Sold
  • Living Space: 961 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Size: 4,000 Sq.Ft.
  • MLS® ID: 40973839
  • Type: Residential
  • Year Built: 1948
  • Architecture Styles: Mid Century Modern
  • View Description: Bay, Bay Bridge, City Lights, Downtown, Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, Mt Tamalpais
  • High School: West Contra Costa (510) -231-1100


  • Total Bedrooms: 2
  • Total Bathrooms: 2
  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Kitchen: Counter - Tile, Gas Range/Cooktop, Range/Oven Free Standing
  • Laundry Room: Laundry Room
  • Flooring: Hardwood, Tile, Engineered Wood
  • Fireplace: Brick, Living Room, Wood Burning
  • Appliances: Gas Range, Free-Standing Range
  • Other Interior Features: Bonus/Plus Room, Tile Counters

Exterior & Building

  • Stories: 1
  • Garage Space: 1
  • Water Source: Public
  • Utilities: All Public Utilities
  • Pool: None
  • Lot Features: Sloped Up, Landscape Front
  • Parking: Detached
  • Heat Type: Forced Air
  • Air Conditioning: Other
  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Substructure: Stucco, Wood Siding
  • Other Exterior Features: Garden, Front Yard, Landscape Back, Landscape Front


  • Sales Price: $1,465,000

255 Stanford Ave

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