6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
6273 Brookside Avenue, Oakland, CA 94618
  • PROPERTY DETAILS
  • $929,000
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1,828 SF
  • 6,396 Lot SF
  • Built in 1957

About

The bright light and open flow of this 3-bed, 3-bath Mid-Century Modern home offers airy living, with a terraced yard and outstanding views of the Oakland and Berkeley Hills. 6273 Brookside Avenue is ideally located in the coveted Upper Rockridge neighborhood and near a vibrant shopping and dining district, acclaimed schools, Lake Temescal, bike paths, easy freeway access and the Rockridge BART station.

Eichler-esque details make this home stand out: Vaulted ceilings with exposed wood beams, walls of windows and an open-plan living room, dining room and kitchen. The kitchen and three baths were renovated to today’s tastes, and the floors on the main level have been upgraded to bamboo. A stylish spiral staircase winds down to a bonus space with a bedroom, full bath, kitchen, stacked washer and dryer and a separate entrance for use as an in-law unit, office, playroom or… well, imagine the possibilities!

  • PROPERTY DETAILS
  • $929,000
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1,828 SF
  • 6,396 Lot SF
  • Built in 1957

Features & Updates

Kitchen

  • Walls of windows look out on terraced backyard that is green with eucalyptus, ivy, vegetable garden and more.
  • Sleek gray quartz countertops.
  • Butcher block prep island.
  • Custom sliding drawers and cabinets.
  • Viking stove, LG fridge.
  • Extra storage and pantry behind attractive glass panels.
  • Upgraded dual pane windows.
  • Glass door opens to back garden and recently built deck.

Living and Dining Rooms

  • Heart of the home! A wall of windows provides views of the East Bay hills. 
  • Vaulted, exposed wood ceilings, painted white to bring light and modern feel into the space.
  • Bamboo floors.
  • Stonework fireplace and sleek concrete hearth.

Bedrooms

  • Two on main level, one on lower level.
  • Master bedroom features double doors to a recently built deck with views. Walk-in closet, full bath with spa tub and modern updates.

Seller Updates | 2011-2012

Upper Level

  • Updated dual pane sliding glass doors in living and dining room.
  • Kitchen updated (quartz countertop, cabinets, hardware, dishwasher, garbage disposal, Viking stove, LG fridge).
  • Installed stacked washers and dryers on lower and main levels.
  • Furnace replaced.
  • Bamboo flooring installed.
  • Roof replaced (with sheered plywood and foam insulation).
  • French drains installed in back of house.
  • Reframed (furred out) interior wall entire main level.

Seller Updates | 2011-2012

Upper Level (continued) 

  • All interior and exterior doors replaced.
  • Electrical updated throughout.
  • Tankless water heater installed.
  • Most windows replaced on main level.
  • French doors installed in master. 
  • Bathrooms updated (including new fixtures, hardware).
  • Spa tub installed in master bath.
  • Cantilevered front deck on main level rebuilt (with engineered plans & city permits). 
  • Gutters replaced.
  • HVAC installed.
  • Interior ceiling tongue & groove on half of main level installed.

Seller Updates | 2011-2012

Lower Level (Permitted Space)

  • Concrete floor with radiant in-floor heating (installed, not connected).
  • “Soundproof” dry wall installed floor to ceiling, with sound dampening tracks on ceiling to hold drywall.
  • Spiral staircase installed.
  • Insulation added.
  • Plumbing updated.
  • Chimney cap (Chim-a-lator) installed.

Seller Updates | 2014 & 2017

2014

  • Dual French drain installed behind house and lower level behind wall on upslope.

2017

  • Dual pane windows in kitchen installed.
  • Concrete hearth.
  • Landscaping (planter boxes, back patio, planting) added.
  • Retaining wall (front of house on the right, at street level) rebuilt.
  • Back deck off kitchen. 
  • Exterior wood siding replaced at rear and sides.
  • Master suite deck.

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Location

6273 Brookside Avenue is located in Oakland’s coveted Upper Rockridge neighborhood, known for its elegant and unique homes along winding streets. It’s a desirable hub with easy access to:

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