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Bay Area Properties
3088 Claremont Ave. @ The Uplands
Berkeley, CA 94705
Phone: 510-597-0292
CA BRE 01034286

diana yonkouski, broker/owner
510.368.1440 cellular

jamie pell, broker associate
415.531.3711 cellular
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Listing 16 out of 36
Sold for $1,600,000 Sold

8701 Don Carol Dr
El Cerrito, CA 94530

4 beds, 3 baths | Single Family Home
4,317 sq ft; lot: 21344 sq ft - MLS# 40843529
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Sold for $1,600,000 on Nov 29, 2018


Unique Historic El Cerrito Hills mansion, make it “your own” with the potential to create an extraordinary residence. Large 4 bed room, 3 bath home built in 1965. Contemporary style with some Mid Century Modern Elements. Designed and built as his personal residence by, T Y Lin, one of the greatest structural engineers of his time in collaboration with noted Eichler architect Claude Oakland. Lin was a well known UC Professor who donated his home to UC Berkeley. High ceilings with full length windows that fill the room with natural light and takes advantage of stunning panoramic views overlooking the San Francisco Bay. It even has a 1,000 sqft dance floor. Master bedroom suite and an upstairs office (or 5th bedroom). Sitting on roughly a half acre lot with a private rear patio yard, featuring a large rock formation and garden area. Good parking including a 2 car garage with extensive storage room or workshop/artist studio possibilities. Nearby Arlington Park. Madera Elementary School.


  • Property Type: Single Family Home
  • Sub Type: Detached
  • Listing Status: Sold
  • Listing Price: $1,250,000
  • County/Area: Contra Costa County
  • Zip Code: 94530
  • Year Built: 1965
  • Age: 53
  • Subdivision/Neighborhood: El Cerrito Hills
  • High School: West Contra Costa (510) -231-110
  • Sq.Ft.: 4,317 sq ft
  • Style: Contemporary, Fixer-Handyman Special
  • Stories: Two Story
  • Total Rooms: 9
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Full Baths: 3
  • Garage: 2-Car
  • Fireplace: Living Room, Woodburning, 1
  • Lot Size: 21344 sq ft
  • Baths: 3
  • View: Bay, Bay Bridge, City Lights, Golden Gate Bridge, Panoramic, San Francisco
  • Bath Non-Mstr Include: Shower Over Tub
  • Bath-Master Includes: Shower Over Tub
  • Builder/Architect: Claude Oakland
  • Construction Status: Existing
  • Cooling: No Air Conditioning
  • Elementary School Distric: West Contra Costa (510) -231-110
  • Equipment Additional: Dryer, Washer, Water Heater Gas
  • Exterior: Concrete
  • Flooring: Parquet, Tile, Wall To Wall Carpeting
  • Foundation: Slab
  • Garage/Parking: Attached Garage
  • Heating: Radiant
  • Kitchen Features: Counter - Laminate, Dishwasher, Electric Range/Cooktop, Oven Built-In, Refrigerator
  • Laundry: Dryer, In Laundry Room, Washer
  • Level - Street: 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, Laundry Facility, No Steps To Entry, Main Entry
  • Level - Upper: 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Master Bedrm Suite - 1
  • Lot Description: Irregular, Up Slope
  • Lot Sq Ft Apx: 21296
  • Room - Additional: Dining Area, Office, Rec/Rumpus Room, Storage
  • Water/Sewer: Sewer System - Public, Water - Public
  • Yard Description: Back Yard, Deck(S), Patio
  • Sold Price: 1600000
  • Sold Date: 2018-11-29 00:00:00
Courtesy of Bhg Re Reliance Partners, Glen Bell

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