Perched on a stately, quiet street in the heart of Claremont Pines- Upper Rockridge. 90 Beechwood Drive is an expansive 4 en-suite bedrooms, 4.5 baths, 4482 SQFT home on a 12980 SQFT lot. This stately home features unique cedar plank and beamed 11 feet to 25 feet vaulted ceilings and indoor-outdoor living at it's finest.
Walking into this majestic home, you will be transported to a serene, open space with three bedrooms and 3.5 baths on the main living floor, including an oversized owner’s suite with a spa-like bath and a walk-in closet. Two additional en-suite bedrooms, a living room with abundant built-ins, a family room, chef’s kitchen, a laundry room, and a total of three distinctive walk-outs to the beautiful and private backyard. On the lower level, there is an expansive recreation room/home office with a gas burning fireplace and an additional bedroom and full bathroom.
Situated to take full advantage of the abundant natural sunlight, this home enjoys an open floor plan, oversized picture windows with custom draperies, and high-end finishes throughout. Hardwood floors, 11-25 feet high vaulted ceilings, and soft lighting with designer chandeliers are an elegant backdrop for each of the gracious rooms in this home.
Mature oak trees dapple the light in the front yard, with potted plants and lush vegetation. Enter the home through the 11 feet grand custom-built glass and wrought iron double doors into a wide entryway with a foyer that is flooded with natural light and accented by a Murano glass chandelier. The immense living room features a gas burning fireplace, designer chandeliers, and is flanked by tall windows. The dining room features built-ins with a Calacutta marble top and opens into the spacious kitchen.
A chef’s dream, the updated kitchen is anchored by a 9’ center island incorporating a breakfast bar. The kitchen boasts a 48” Wolf six-burner range with infrared griddle and dual convection ovens beneath a custom hood. Stunning turquoise Arabesque tile adorns the stove backsplash, along with a coffered ceiling and recessed lighting. The spacious kitchen also features a 48” SubZero refrigerator, Calacutta marble countertops, abundant cabinets for storage and display, built in speaker system and custom lighting for moods and effects. A fully updated powder room adjoins the kitchen.
The spacious, sunny family room enjoys oversized picture windows framing sun-filled neighborhood views. This room has a gas fireplace and a glass door that opens out to a covered portico.
Step out into the lush, beautifully landscaped, and private enclosed level back garden. The home features lush landscaping on all 4 sides.
Enjoy year-round produce from the fruit-bearing trees like grapefruit, persimmons, figs, various varieties of lemons, oranges, and pomegranate trees. As well as a large vegetable patch for seasonal produce.
The yard also features many specially sourced plants, shrubs, and trees.
This majestic home is ideally situated in a tranquil neighborhood within walking distance to the popular Village Market, the Lake Temescal green space and is steps away from the walking routes featured in the book Secret Stairs: East Bay: A Walking Guide to the Historic Staircases of Berkeley and Oakland. It is just moments from the Rockridge bustle of College Avenue, Piedmont Avenue, and Telegraph Streets’ shopping districts with independent stores and restaurants, highways, The Rockridge Bart station, weekly farmers markets, and annual street fairs. This home is one of a kind and a must-see!
Here are a few of the features, a complete list is available:
Upgraded designer lighting and chandeliers throughout the entire house, garden, and cellar
Lofty portico for additional covered outdoor entertaining space
Moisture-sensing, 6 zones smart digital irrigation system with remote operation
Numerous outdoor plants and trees in large format designer pots, all with smart irrigation
Multi-functional oversized and high ceiling garage for 3 full-sized cars, wired for e-vehicle charging, extensive built-in storage and tool bench, extra fridge, and featuring a bonus side room for storage, workshop, or a home gym.
Temperature-controlled wine cellar with 1400+ bottle capacity and built-in granite bar top with shelves
New, high capacity tankless water heater
Completely repainted interior and exterior
NEST smart digital security cameras and heating system with remote monitoring and control
- Frameless Glass Showers
- Great Schools
- Hardwood Floors
- Walk-In Closets
- Stainless Steel Appliances
- Side-by-Side Washer and Dryer
- High Ceilings
- Large Kitchen
- Large Lot
- Open Floor Plan
- Oversized Windows
- Quiet and Private
- Shopping Nearby