261 Marlow Dr, Oakland, CA 94605
SOLDNOV 19, 2021

261 Marlow Dr
Oakland, CA 94605

Sheffield Village

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Porch, Patio, Deck
Heating & Cooling
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45 days ago


This property is no longer available to rent or to buy. This description is from November 19, 2021
Open House 10/23-24 2-4PM Rare Opportunity to Live Along San Leandro Creek! 261 Marlow Drive, in charming Sheffield Village, is your rare chance to live in a creek side oasis. The two-bedroom, two-bath home sits high above the banks of San Leandro Creek. The home offers private access to this lovely natural setting which is complete with Redwood, Bay and Oak trees. A unique country oasis while still living in a vibrant city. The upper level of the property offers terraced outdoor spaces both covered and uncovered for comfortable enjoyment year-round. Inside the home you’ll find everything you would expect in a lovely California cottage. Beautiful, random plank hardwood floors, a wood-burning fireplace, and a bright, sunny kitchen. You’ll also find modern updates such as LED lighting, a tank-less water-heater, a wine refrigerator and solar panels. There’s a wonderful bonus room, perfect for a home office or guest room attached to the rear of the garage overlooking the natural setting.

Home Details for 261 Marlow Dr

Interior Features

Interior Details
Basement: Crawl SpaceNumber of Rooms: 5Types of Rooms: Kitchen
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 2Number of Bathrooms: 2Number of Bathrooms (full): 1Number of Bathrooms (partial): 1
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 1082 Square Feet
Appliances & Utilities
Utilities: All Public Utilities, Natural Gas Connected, Individual Electric Meter, Individual Gas MeterAppliances: Dryer, Washer, Gas Water Heater, Tankless Water Heater, Dishwasher, Electric Range, Microwave, RefrigeratorDishwasherDryerLaundry: Dryer,Laundry Room,WasherMicrowaveRefrigeratorWasher
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Gravity,Natural GasHas CoolingAir Conditioning: Ceiling Fan(s)Has Heating
Fireplace & Spa
Number of Fireplaces: 1Fireplace: Brick, Living Room, Wood BurningHas a Fireplace
Gas & Electric
Electric: Photovoltaics Third-Party Owned
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Window: Double Pane WindowsFlooring: Hardwood, Laminate, Tile
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Stories: 1Levels: One StoryAccessibility: NoneFloors: Hardwood, Laminate, Tile
Has a ViewView: Hills, Park, Ridge, Water, Trees/Woods
Security: Carbon Monoxide Detector(s), Double Strapped Water Heater, Smoke Detector(s)

Exterior Features

Exterior Home Features
Roof: Composition ShinglesPatio / Porch: Deck, Patio, Covered, Rear Porch, PorchFencing: Fenced, Back YardExterior: Back Yard, Front Yard, Side Yard, Terraced DownFoundation: RaisedNo Private Pool
Parking & Garage
Number of Garage Spaces: 1Number of Covered Spaces: 1No CarportHas a GarageNo Attached GarageParking Spaces: 3Parking: Garage Door Opener,Detached,Garage Faces Front
Pool: None
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Public Sewer

Property Information

Year Built
Year Built: 1941
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: DetachedArchitecture: Cottage
Construction Materials: StuccoNot a New Construction
Property Information
Condition: ExistingParcel Number: 48615615

Active Status

MLS Status: Sold


Direction & Address


Building Area
Building Area: 1082 Square Feet


HOA Fee Includes: Common Area Maint, Management FeeHOA Name: SHEFFIELD HOAHOA Phone: 510-562-9795Has an HOAHOA Fee: $99/Annually

Lot Information

Lot Area: 8712 Square Feet

Listing Info

Special Conditions: Standard


Listing Terms: Cash, Conventional


Energy Efficiency Features: Attic Fan


Water ViewWater View: Water

Additional Information

HOA Amenities: Greenbelt,Tennis Court(s),Park,Picnic Area,Trail(s)
Last check for updates: about 18 hours ago
Listed by Greg Novak 01721382
Red Oak Realty
Bought with: Out Of Area Out 88888888, Out Of Area - Non Member
Source: bridgeMLS/CCAR/Bay East AOR, MLS#40970532

Price History for 261 Marlow Dr

Event DetailsPrice
bridgeMLS/CCAR/Bay East AOR #40970532

bridgeMLS/CCAR/Bay East AOR #40970532

Listed For Sale
bridgeMLS/CCAR/Bay East AOR #40970532

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Price Trends

For homes in 94605
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Typical home value
This home: $1,037,000 16% above*
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Neighborhood Overview

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What Locals Say about Sheffield Village

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  • 90%
    It's dog friendly
  • 72%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 72%
    Parking is easy
  • 60%
    There's wildlife
  • 54%
    There are community events
  • 50%
    Neighbors are friendly
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  • Trulia User
    "Friendly neighborhood, close to grocery store, hardware store and various cafes and coffee shop and good elementary school. Older area still well maintained."
  • Trulia User
    "A quiet, diverse and friendly neighborhood with a strong neighborhood association. "

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Off Market Homes Near 261 Marlow Dr

261 Marlow Dr, Oakland, CA 94605 is a 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom single-family home built in 1941. 261 Marlow Dr is located in Sheffield Village, Oakland. This property is not currently available for sale. 261 Marlow Dr was last sold on Nov 19, 2021 for $1,037,000 (17% higher than the asking price of $888,000). The current Trulia Estimate for 261 Marlow Dr is $956,400.