Ideal Academic Sabbatical Dwelling

Last Updated: Jun. 7th, 2024
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Newly remodeled S. Berkeley 2BD/1BA home with private gated garden .5 miles south of the UC campus

Welcome to Derby Sabbatical Dwelling!

A beautiful, fully-furnished, and newly remodeled 1200 sq ft two-bedroom, one-bathroom split level home on a tree-lined street .5 miles south of the UC campus. This home has been updated with modern conveniences while maintaining its old Berkeley aesthetic. Featuring two bedrooms, one of which looks out to a small, private gated garden; new wooden floors and carpets in the bedrooms, living and dining room; a fully-equipped kitchen with a brand-new professional grade gas range, a new refrigerator, and an ample living room. Lots of space for books and large closets for storage; bathroom with a shower and a bathtub, single vanity with antique mirror. Small front and larger back yard, with access from the front and through the back door. The heating is electric. Gas fireplace, blackout curtains, new windows.

About the area:
Excellent South Berkeley location with plenty to see and do nearby. .1 miles to famed Telegraph Ave. shops, restaurants, parks, tennis courts, and cafes; .8 miles to UC Library; .5 miles to Zellerbach Playhouse; .7 miles to the Elmwood shopping area; .5 miles to Whole Foods; 1.5 miles to Trader Joe's

Utilities costs and internet hook-up and costs are tenants’ responsibility. Infrastructure in place to support Sonic internet.
Washer, dryer, and storage space available in the basement.
No pets or smoking.
Secure gated parking is available by a separate rental agreement for $100/month
Available for sabbatical term lease startying Jan 01, 2024
Rent: $3635
Security Deposit: $3635
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first level: living room and kitchen
second level: bathroom
second level: bedrooms


Home Details:

For rent!   
Contact: Olga L., Academic - Emeritus Faculty
Location: Berkeley, California, US
Neighborhood: Elmwood, South Berkeley
Postal Code: 94705
  See a map of 2405 Derby Street
Type: House (Single Family) (Suitable for up to 2 people)
Cost: (USD) $3,835.00 per month (Somewhat Negotiable)
Lease: Jul. 15th, 2024, lease length to be determined
(Minimum lease length: 5 months)
(Lease dates/length somewhat flexible)
Utilities: Water and Electricity Included
Size: 1,200 square feet / 111 square meters
Rooms: 1 full-bathrooms
2 bedrooms
5 total rooms (excluding bathrooms)
Near Medical Facility Near Park
Near Public Transportation Near Shopping
Off Campus Tennis Court
Urban Environment Walk to Campus
Walk/jog Trails Near Schools
Dryer Enclosed/Fenced Yard
Family Friendly Finished Basement
Fireplace Furnished
Garage Garden
Hardwood Floors Internet Access
Landscaped Laundry
No Dogs No Pets
Nonsmoking Parking
Range Refrigerator
Storage Washer/Dryer
Nearby Universities: California State University, Hayward
University of California, Berkeley
Mills College
Notre Dame de Namur University
Saint Mary's College of California
Wright Institute
Califronia State University East Bay
California State University, East Bay
Academy of Chinese Culture and Health Sciences
Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine College-Berkeley
American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Church Divinity School of the Pacific
Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology
Graduate Theological Union
Holy Names University

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