2744 Maxwell Avenue
Enjoy maximum curb appeal and a perfect blend of 1920’s style and modern updates in this central Maxwell Park home!
The classic peaked roof, exceptionally stylish front door and multi paned bow window detailing rate a perfect “10” for charm. This will be love at first sight!
Ideally positioned on the crest of one of the most picturesque streets, you’ll enjoy this vibrant neighborhood with walkable sidewalks and gorgeous architecturally detailed homes.
The recently landscaped front garden complete with drought tolerant plantings and mature lemon tree lead to a desirable almost level front entryway.
Step inside to a refreshing modern open plan living, perfect for today’s lifestyle. Enjoy plenty of natural light from the multiple windows gracing the two large living rooms, refinished hardwood floors, fresh paint and updated light fixtures. On cool days using the fireplace is still an option!
The sensible floorplan has two bedrooms off the central hallway with a shared updated bathroom. The rear bedroom offers pretty and expansive views onto mature trees, a good size garden and the city view beyond.
Three bedrooms gives you options! The third front bedroom has attractive French doors and wonderful light. Conveniently located off the front entryway there are multiple ways for you to adapt this space to your needs.
There is plenty of room for a large dining table, and the kitchen with upgraded granite countertops and newer cabinets offers ample space for cooking or casual dining.
Open the back door and step outside to a sunny deck ideal for some fresh air and enjoy your beverage of choice while listening to birdsong in the neighboring trees and getting your daily dose of endorphins!
Yes, the back yard is enclosed and sunny and offers plenty of options for the aspiring gardener and nature lover. Or think gravel, firepit, barbeque and room for your favorite 4 legged friend!
Don’t miss the standup basement with laundry and workshop space, plus a garage set back from the street at the end of a long driveway.
Storage here is plentiful!
Become the next owner in a popular Oakland neighborhood where unity in old-world architectural style and community have endured.
Minutes to BART (accessible by commute-hour bus), downtown Oakland and the San Francisco Express V bus. Bus to Fruitvale BART during commute hours, check this schedule to see how quick you get there! Close to Mills College and the popular Urban Montessori K-8 and Spanish immersion schools.
The Maxwell Park area has lots of lovely older homes and a very active neighborhood community. The charm and quality construction of these homes will always be desirable to those looking for a quality home, pretty streets and a diverse community. The Beautiful campus of Mills College is so close and welcoming to the public. You can swim, listen to concerts and visit art galleries there - or just walk around its verdant grounds.
The Laurel district is the nearby shopping and dining area; MacArthur Boulevard with mom-and-pop businesses and eateries serving as its main artery. Comunite Table is the new fashionable approach to dining either at the restaurant or to go. Gerardo’s Restaurant serves up authentic Mexican dishes, Phnom Penh House provides Cambodian and Asian fusion entrees and Full House Cafe is a busy breakfast and brunch restaurant. The local Ace Hardware store and Farmer Joe's are great resources and places to bump into friends. Residents demonstrate neighborhood pride at the annual Laurel Street Fair, which celebrates local food and music.
The LAMMPS project currently underway will result in improved pedestrian and bicycle access from Maxwell Park to the Laurel district.