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Stunning Light-Filled Grand Lake Penthouse
As soon as you open the door of this stunning Grand Lake Terrace penthouse, the volume, light, and openness will take your breath away. With soaring vaulted ceilings and floor to ceiling windows, this deluxe 1604sf, 2-story corner penthouse has 2 en suite bedrooms and 2 private balconies and is flooded with natural light from three sides.
Tucked away on a quiet tree-lined street behind the historic Grand Lake Theater, you’re just steps from the shops, restaurants and farmer’s market on Grand and Lakeshore. A sunny stroll along Lake Merritt takes you on a 3-mile tour of Oakland’s best: Oakland Museum, Children’s Fairyland, the Bonsai Gardens, the Amphitheater, and many green spaces along the way. 711 Walker #302 is at the center of it all, offering a great outdoor lifestyle, yet coming home feels like a luxurious treat.
A private penthouse elevator takes you to the top, and as you enter the home, the main floor is dramatic yet gracious. An open concept great room offers multiple spaces to relax, enjoy the fireplace, dine and entertain. A private balcony is surrounded by trees, creating a tranquil spot for morning coffee or evening sunsets. The open kitchen is updated with modern lighting, marble herringbone backsplash, gas range, and stainless steel appliances.
The main floor en suite bedroom is large with vaulted ceilings and great natural light. The bathroom features a double granite vanity, shower over tub and modern lighting. There is a large closet and ample space for a wardrobe. The laundry closet is located just outside this bedroom.
Upstairs is grand primary en suite bedroom with a private balcony overlooking the Oakland Hills. The ceilings are vaulted here as well, creating a voluminous yet cozy space. The bathroom has a double vanity, plus a separate shower and washroom. The large walk in closet is organized and well appointed. From the top of the staircase of this suite, the view over the main floor is amazing.
Grand Lake Terrace is a boutique 12-unit building with pride of ownership and a well-funded, privately run HOA. The penthouse floor is accessed only by those residents, creating privacy and security. There is a large underground garage with one parking spot for this unit, and there is extra storage space as well. HOA dues are $712/mo.
Grand Lake is a small, scenic neighborhood just two miles north of Downtown Oakland. Located on the northeast side of Interstate 580, the real estate in Grand Lake is a nice mix of spacious condos, cozy multi-plex units, and quaint Craftsman-style, single family homes. The neighborhood is also surrounded by some of the most popular neighborhoods/cities in the East Bay: Adams Point to the west, Crocker Highlands to the east, and Piedmont to the north. The Grand Lake - Oakland Farmers Market is considered to be one of the most popular farmers market in the East Bay. variety of artisans, food purveyors, and farmers bring their finest goods to Lake Park Avenue for eager customers to purchase every Saturday from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm,. If you enjoy locally grown organic produce, grass-fed meats, locally-sourced seafood, honey, and beautifully hand-crafted jewelry, you will love visiting this farmers market. Grand Lake’s proximity to I-580 makes it easy and convenient to commute to and from San Francisco. Additionally, there are several bus routes that lead commuters to the Salesforce Transit Center, which is within walking distance of the Financial District and Google Headquarters. When Grand Lake residents want to enjoy a nice meal, Grand Avenue provides plenty of amazing dining options. Some of the notable restaurants On Grand Ave include: The Alley: Known as the Bay’s oldest piano bar, The Alley is the perfect place to start your night out with great music, amazing food, and tasty cocktails. The Star on Grand: In addition to both deep-dish and thin crust pies, you can also enjoy delicious salads and sandwiches. The Star on Grand is also a perfect mid-day retreat with co-workers thanks to their incredible lunch specials. The Coffee Mill: Not only is this a great place to pick up your morning coffee, The Coffee Mill also features amazing breakfast options and a variety of fresh-baked goodies for the whole family. With delicious food, bustling farmer’s market, and easy access to transportation, it’s easy to see why Grand Lake has become a popular East Bay neighborhood to call home.