256 Purdue Avenue

Kensington, CA 94708

$899,000
Price
2
Beds
1
Bath
1,541 Sq. Ft.
$583 / Sq. Ft.
1,541
Sq. Ft.
$583
per Sq. Ft.

Description

www.256Purdue.com Located in the quaint neighborhood of Kensington, 256 Purdue Ave is a charming 1940’s California style bungalow with two bedrooms, one bathroom, & a hard-to-find fully detached 392 sqft (approx) studio featuring wood floors & a beautiful open-beam vaulted ceiling - ADU Potential! A stylishly remodel by Steel Bay Designs, this home is "bring your toothbrush" ready, with many upgrades & noteworthy features. Updates include: New hardwood flooring throughout, updated open concept kitchen...

Property Details for 256 Purdue Avenue

Area
Kensington
City
KENSINGTON
Dist/Neighborhood/Subdiv
UPPER KENSINGTON
Building Type
Detached
Style
Bungalow
Garage Spaces
0
Garage/Parking
Off Street Parking, Side Yard Access, Tandem Parking

Location

Listing Courtesy of COMPASS, Alexandra Kurjakovic, DRE #02098262

Listing Agent

  1. Alexandra Kurjakovic

    Listing Agent

    Compass

    DRE #02098262

Building Information for 256 Purdue Avenue

Stories1Year Built1940Building Size-Lot Size0.09 AC / 4,000 SF

Payment Calculator

$3,234 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

Principal and Interest

$3,234

Property Taxes

HOA Dues

$0

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Property Information for 256 Purdue Avenue

Features
    Feature Details
  • Fireplaces: 1
  • Flooring: Hardwood Flrs Throughout
  • Garage: No
  • Laundry: 220 Volt Outlet, Dryer, In Laundry Room, Washer
  • Pool Type: None
  • Pool: No
    Room Details
  • Rooms Total: 6
  • Additional Rooms: Other
  • Kitchen Features: Counter - Stone, Dishwasher, Gas Range/Cooktop, Refrigerator, Self-Cleaning Oven, Updated Kitchen
  • Bedrooms Count: 2
  • Bathrooms Total Count: 1.0
  • Room Additional: Other
  • Bath Non Master Include: Stall Shower, Tub, Updated Baths
    Utility Details
  • Cooling: Ceiling Fan(s)
  • Heating: Forced Air 1 Zone, Wall Furnace
  • Water/Sewer: Sewer System - Public, Water - Public
  • Energy Saving Feature: Energy Star Appliances, Energy Star HVAC, Energy Star Lighting, Low Flow Toilet, Weather Stripped Door(s)
  • Solar: None
Lot / Property Details
    Home Owners Association
  • HOA: No
    Property Details
  • Additional Equipment: Dryer, Washer, Water Heater Gas, Tankless Water Heater
  • City Transfer Tax: No
  • Construction Status: Existing
  • Exterior: Composition Shingles, Stucco
  • Foundation: Crawl Space
  • Lot Description: Level
  • Lot Sq Ft Apx: 4000
  • Roof: Composition Shingles
  • Sq Ft Apx: 1541
  • Stories: One Story
  • Street Level: 1 Bath, 2 Bedrooms
  • Yard Description: Back Yard, Deck(s), Fenced, Sprinklers Automatic, Sprinklers Back, Sprinklers Front
  • Year Built: 1940
  • Acres: 0.0918
    Location Details
  • Directions to Property: Arlington R on Wellesley R on Kenyon R on Purdue
  • FIPS Code: 06013
  • Parcel Number: 5701920034
  • Printed Neighborhood Rpt: No
  • Board ID: OAKLAND BERKELEY
  • Street Number Numeric: 256.0
  • Street Name: Purdue Avenue
  • County: Contra Costa
  • Zip Code: 94708
Rental
    Rental Information
  • Occpnt Req 24 Hr Notice: No

Property History for 256 Purdue Ave

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
May 4, 2020

Listed (Active)

EBRD #40903522

$899,000
May 3, 2020

Listed (Active)

MLSListings #EB40903522

$899,000
Jun 2, 2017

Sold (Public Records)

Public Record #597979314

$750,000
DateEvent & SourcePrice
05/04/2020

Listed (Active)

EBRD #40903522

$899,000
05/03/2020

Listed (Active)

MLSListings #EB40903522

$899,000
06/02/2017

Sold (Public Records)

Public Record #597979314

$750,000

For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Public Records for 256 Purdue Avenue

Taxable ValueLand$687,288Additions$93,011Total$780,299
Tax Record2018$11,031
Home Facts
Beds2Total Finished SqFt1,149 SqFtAbove Grade Finished SqFt1,149 SqFtStories1Lot Size4,000 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1940Year Renovated1940ZoningR-6CountyCONTRA COSTAAPN5701920034

Schools near 256 Purdue Avenue

AllElementaryMiddleHigh
SchoolTypeGradesDistanceRating
Kensington Elementary SchoolPublicK-60.5 mi
7
St. Jerome Catholic Elementary SchoolPrivateK-81.0 mi
NR
El Cerrito Senior High SchoolPublic9-121.2 mi
5
Fred T. Korematsu Middle SchoolPublic7-82.0 mi
5

Kensington Elementary School

K-6, 0.5 mi, Public

7

St. Jerome Catholic Elementary School

K-8, 1.0 mi, Private

NR

El Cerrito Senior High School

9-12, 1.2 mi, Public

5

Fred T. Korematsu Middle School

7-8, 2.0 mi, Public

5

School ratings and boundaries are provided by GreatSchools.org and Pitney Bowes. This information should only be used as a reference. Proximity or boundaries shown here are not a guarantee of enrollment. Please reach out to schools directly to verify all information and enrollment eligibility.

Property Details for 256 Purdue Avenue

StatusActive
MLS #40903522
Year Built1940
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeSingle-Family Homes / Single-Family Homes
Lot Size0.09 AC / 4,000 SF
Taxes-
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountyContra Costa County

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256 Purdue Avenue is a single family home for sale in Kensington, CA 94708. This property was listed for sale on May 4, 2020 by Compass at $899,000. It has been on the market for a total of 25 days and was last sold on June 2, 2017. This listing's school district is West Contra Costa Unified School District. Nearby schools include Middle College High School, Richmond Charter Academy and St. Jerome Catholic Elementary School. 256 Purdue Avenue is a 2-bed, 1-bath, 1,541 sqft single family home built in 1940. This address can also be written as 256 Purdue Ave.

No guarantee, warranty or representation of any kind is made regarding the completeness or accuracy of descriptions or measurements (including square footage measurements and property condition), such should be independently verified, and Compass expressly disclaims any liability in connection therewith. No financial or legal advice provided. Equal Housing Opportunity.

Listing Courtesy of COMPASS, Alexandra Kurjakovic, DRE #02098262

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