5985 Buena Vista Ave

5985 Buena Vista Ave

5985 Buena Vista Ave, Oakland, CA 94618

Beautiful Brown Shingle on Buena Vista! Nestled in the coveted Upper Rockridge neighborhood, 5985 Buena Vista Avenue is a rare find - a 1916 Craftsman which has been extensively remodeled and updated throughout in a contemporary style that sensitively incorporates many of the original craftsman features and sited on a generous and wonderfully landscaped lot. Features on the main level include a spacious, updated and sun filled kitchen, elegant living and dining room spaces accentuated by original architectural details, serene front terrace, two French doors which lead to an expansive Ipe deck - a wonderful space for entertaining or relaxing! The upper level offers 4 bedrooms with views of the hills and partial bay views. The lower level has a great flexible bonus room (den/family or bedroom), a full bathroom, Ipe deck with access to rear gardens, wine storage, and a workshop area. Additional features include new roof (2022), Solar (leased), and charming front terrace area. A gardener's paradise! Just minutes away from the College Ave shops and restaurants, BART, Lake Temescal, Montclair Village, Village Market, and freeways. Come and see 5985 Buena Vista Avenue - a home that has been loved, appreciated, updated, and meticulously maintained by its current owners for 57 years.



3,115 Sq.Ft. LIVING AREA

7,865 Sq.Ft. lot

Dan Walner

Dan Walner

Features & Amenities


  • total bedrooms4
  • Total bathrooms3
  • full bathrooms2
  • Laundry room Dryer, Laundry Closet, Washer
  • Flooring Hardwood, Tile
  • Fireplace Insert, Living Room
  • APPLIANCES Dishwasher, Gas Range, Microwave, Oven, Refrigerator, Self Cleaning Oven, Dryer, Gas Water Heater
  • other interior Features Den, Formal Dining Room, Storage, Stone Counters, Eat-in Kitchen, Kitchen Island

Area & Lot

  • Status Sold
  • Living Area3,115 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Area7,865 Sq.Ft.
  • MLS® ID41040234
  • TypeResidential
  • YEAR BUILT1916
  • NeighborhoodOakland
  • Architecture StylesBrown Shingle, Craftsman
  • View DescriptionBay, Hills, Partial


  • water SourcePublic
  • PoolNone
  • roofComposition Shingles
  • lot featuresSloped Down, Landscape Front
  • parkingCarport
  • HEAT TYPEZoned
  • other exterior FeaturesGarden, Garden/Play, Sprinklers Automatic, Terraced Back, Landscape Front


  • Sales Price$1,750,000
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