1808 Fifth Street

West Berkeley Historic Live/Work


Property Docs
 1808 Fifth Brochure
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The landmarked Heywood House of 1878 was completely renovated in 2000 by Dan Smith Architects and McCutcheon Construction. Permitted for Live/Work, this freestanding ±3,632 sq.ft. Italianate victorian consists of three levels. The ±1,610 sq.ft. ground floor is open plan plus two private offices, a half bath, kitchenette, storage and a mechanical room. The second floor consists of a large parlor with high ceilings, a front room that can be a dining or meeting space, renovated kitchen plus a bonus room, and a spacious bedroom and full bath. The third level consists of two bedrooms, a full bath with laundry facilities, plus a gigantic semi finished attic for ample storage. The use permit includes a rear building, not built, that was designed by Dan Smith to contain more office space plus a two car garage.

This property is practically in the Fourth Street Shopping District, home to Bette’s Oceanview Diner, ZUT! Tavern restaurant, Pasta Shop, Peet’s, Fourth Street Apple Store, Iyasare, Tacubaya, Sierra Nevada Torpedo Room, Soul Cycle, and many clothing, specialty and make-up shops. This central East Bay location is just off the University/Interstate 80 exit. A brief four-block walk to AMTRAK, a ±15 minute walk to North Berkeley BART, a short ±20 minute drive to San Francisco.

Tenant is Maker Ed, lease expiration is Oct. 31, 2021. NNN lease. Term is negotiable but they'd like to stay. Private showings only. Please call or email Steve for more info.
3,632 bldg. (public), 7,505 lot (public) Square Feet
Zoning: MUR
Offered At: $2,700,000
Agents: Steve Smith and John Norheim
Phone: (510) 527-3400 ext. 12 or ext. 10