This live-work loft elicited oooh‘s and ahhh’s from everyone who entered. Sunny, flexible spaces, vaulted ceiling, a deck overlooking a garden, ground-level work space, and a minute’s stroll to BART for the famed 7-minute ride to the City!

353 LEWIS street • SOUTH PRESCOTT • OAKLAND

1 bedroom • 2 baths • 1500 SQ. FT. • large work/studio space

 

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Listed at $549,000 | SOLD $670,000

 Open Plan - V oluminous space with the warmth of wood ceiling and floors.

Open Plan - Voluminous space with the warmth of wood ceiling and floors.

SOARING SPACE

A feeling of infinity envelops you in the main living space, thanks to 30-foot ceilings and sky-high windows.

 Kitchen to Deck -  Updated kitchen with level-out deck overlooking the private garden.

Kitchen to Deck - Updated kitchen with level-out deck overlooking the private garden.

KITCHEN & DECK

French doors off the renovated kitchen bring the fresh air in and invite al fresco dining – or work-at-home space.

 Entry-Level Work Space - W onderfully flexible space with access to garden.

Entry-Level Work Space - Wonderfully flexible space with access to garden.

TRUE LIVE-WORK

Concrete floors, high ceilings, natural daylight, full bath, and separate entry make this work space flexible and functional.

INTERACTIVE TOUR

Live, Work, Shop, Stroll: Everyday Convenience in a Soaring Space.

 

Bathed in light, the main living space has 30-foot ceilings and windows that invite the sky into your home. The kitchen and dining area have French doors to a deck overlooking the rear garden for great indoor/outdoor living. Float in the clouds in the lofted bedroom and full bath on the upper level.

 
 Great Room - A soaring space with a feeling of being nestled in the tree canopy.

Great Room - A soaring space with a feeling of being nestled in the tree canopy.

Living Area - The warmth of wood from bottom to top.

Breakfast Deck - A deck off the kitchen that overlooks the garden..

The nucleus of the property is a huge studio/work space.

 

The studio/work/lower-living space, with its own entry and doors to the private rear garden, offers flexibility of use. Concrete floors, daylight windows, high ceilings, full bath, and separate entry give this space an almost infinite array of uses: Artist studio, music/recording studio, photography/video/film set, workshop, yoga, catering, robust home office (not just a laptop on your bed)… imagine the possibilities – and the parties!

 
 The studio/work/lower-living space with access to the private rear garden.

The studio/work/lower-living space with access to the private rear garden.

Lewis Street: The Pearl of South Prescott

 

Lewis Street has an intriguing mix of artist buildings, Victorian homes, long-time neighborhood residents, professionals and artists, book-ended by a city park at one end and BART on the other. Just blocks to many new coffee/breakfast/lunch spots (see blog post), 353 Lewis is a home that provides the complete experience of spacious living, room for working, and easy commuting, all in one place. See the walking tour of South Prescott.