66 Hillcrest Road
Resting in a prime location on an expansive lot overlooking the Bay in the coveted Claremont neighborhood, this beautiful Albert Farr Mediterranean is a majestic 6BD/4.5BA estate residence that showcases the very best of historical architecture and modern convenience. A spectacular combination of design, privacy, views, and setting, the property features countless custom touches, stylish interiors and exquisite grounds. Enter through a private central courtyard into grand public rooms, soaring ceilings, rich hardwood floors, splendid architectural detailing and an abundance of natural light, all beautifully updated for today's living.
The dramatic contemporary kitchen and dining remodel was designed by Douglas Burnham & his firm envelope a&d, and built by award winning contractor, Jeff Altman. It features sleek Italian Aster and Cucina lacquer cabinets, Ceasarstone counters, a waterfall island, designer lighting and overlooks the garden and views. Perfect for casual family meals, entertaining or more lavish affairs! The grand living room features a gallery of floor-to-ceiling windows on both sides, its own wet bar, elegant architectural details and a large central fireplace.
A winding stairway with handcrafted wrought-iron railing leads to four spacious and elegant bedrooms open to views and balconies. The Master Suite has abundant light, a marble fireplace, gorgeously updated bath, views and a spacious dressing room. The lower level includes an in-law apartment with its own exterior entrance, a huge family room and a separate game room that leads to the outdoors. Terraced park-like grounds surround the home with several patio areas for entertaining and dining, including an elevated enclosed outdoor sitting area.
Graced with romantic embellishments and maximum privacy, 66 Hillcrest Road offers a lifestyle filled with comfort, style and absolute luxury. All in a fabulous location just blocks from shops, Rockridge BART and the Claremont Resort. A rare and iconic home in Berkeley’s best neighborhood ~ COMING SOON!