740 San Luis RdBERKELEY, California, 94707

$3,650,000 $/Month

MLS #40881607 Active

6 Beds5 Baths5,990 SQ. Feet 0.44 Acres1939 Year Built

Colonial estate by architect Edwin Snyder on large lot on prestigious St in Berkeley Hills surrounded by nature. Enter this secluded stately property through a wrought iron gate and private courtyard. The main level of the home has a sunny entry hall, spacious LR, frml DR, huge country style kitchen, and elegant guest bath. Large family room with French doors to flagstone patio and side yd, full bath, big closet, bedroom with walk-in closet. There is a cozy study w/built in bookcases and frpl. Upstairs has 5 BR's and 3 baths, w/spectacular Master suite, Bay view, 2 dressing rooms and incredible closets. Master bath w/oversized tub and separate shower. BR's are large with ample closets. Original landscaping by Thomas Church. Large backyard w/Deck off the LR, lawn, Lg Deck, hot tub. Sideyard w/flagstone patio overlooking seasonal creek. 1 BR in-law currently rented. 3 car garage. Solar panels. Close to neighborhood parks, Tilden, bus lines, N. Berkeley shopping and restaurants.

Open House Information

Essential Information

  • MLS® #40881607
  • Price$3,650,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Bathrooms5.50
  • Full Baths5
  • Half Baths1
  • Square Footage5,990
  • Acres0.44
  • Year Built1939
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeDetached
  • StyleColonial
  • StatusActive


  • HeatingForced Air 1 Zone
  • CoolingNone
  • Has BasementYes
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces2
  • FireplacesBrick, Living Room, Woodburning, Other
  • StoriesTwo Story

Community Information

  • Address740 San Luis Rd
  • AreaBerkeley Map Area 1
  • SubdivisionBERKELEY HILLS
  • CityBerkeley Real Estate
  • CountyAlameda
  • StateCalifornia
  • Zip Code


  • ExteriorStucco, Brick Veneer Skirt
  • Lot DescriptionSecluded, Irregular
  • RoofComposition Shingles
  • ConstructionExisting
  • FoundationCrawl Space, Partial Basement


  • Parking Spaces3
  • ParkingAttached Garage
  • # of Garages3
  • GaragesAttached Garage
  • ViewBay, Bay Bridge, City Lights, San Francisco, Wooded
  • PoolNone

Additional Information

  • Date ListedSeptember 10th, 2019

Listing Details

  • Listing AgentKim Marienthal
  • Listing OfficeColdwell Banker Real Estate

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BERKELEY, California

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Sweeping westward from the coastal hills down to the San Francisco Bay is what many consider to be one of the most eclectic and interesting communities of the East Bay, Berkeley, California. Famous for its university, free speech, and fascinating architecture, Berkeley is 18 square miles of distinctive neighborhoods, an intriguing assortment of shops and eateries, and a mix of wealthy professionals, aging hippies, and liberal-minded college students.

BERKELEY Real Estate Statistics

  • Total Listings: 130
  • Average price: $1,413,228
  • Highest Price: $5,995,000
  • Lowest Price: $125,000

Price Change History for 740 San Luis Rd, BERKELEY, California (MLS® #40881607)

Date Details Price Change
Price Change (from New)
Price Increased (from $1,650,000) $3,650,000 $2,000,000 (121.21%)

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