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Photos: Berkeley Craftsman home sells for $1.5 million over asking price

Four-bedroom house was built in 1911 and has modern conveniences throughout

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Claremont Craftsman home exterior
A classic Craftsman home in the Claremont area of Berkeley has sold for $4.25 million. (Circle Visions)

A classic Craftsman home in the Claremont area of Berkeley has sold for $4.25 million, or $1.5 million over its original asking price of $2.75 million.

Dining room in Craftsman home
A classic Craftsman home in the Claremont area of Berkeley has sold for $4.25 million. (Circle Visions) 
Dining area with views to kitchen
A classic Craftsman home in the Claremont area of Berkeley has sold for $4.25 million. (Circle Visions) 

The 3,076-square-foot house has four bedrooms and five bathrooms; it was built in 1911 and has modern conveniences throughout. These include a chef’s kitchen, retractable screen/projector and home sound system, among other features. Other bells and whistles include a wine cellar, two-car garage and sunroom. The outside areas have also been thoughtfully landscaped with a fountain, patio and deck.

Bed in primary suite, with Craftsman details
A classic Craftsman home in the Claremont area of Berkeley has sold for $4.25 million. (Circle Visions) 
White bathroom with tub
A classic Craftsman home in the Claremont area of Berkeley has sold for $4.25 million. (Circle Visions) 

Julie Nachtwey with Compass was the listing agent.

Furnished wood deck outside Craftsman home
A classic Craftsman home in the Claremont area of Berkeley has sold for $4.25 million. (Circle Visions) 
Backyard and outdoor living space with deck
A classic Craftsman home in the Claremont area of Berkeley has sold for $4.25 million. (Circle Visions) 

The home received nine offers — eight over asking — and sold in just 10 days.