Sensational privacy and sweeping Bay views greet you at a handsome mid-century spread, tucked into a coveted private hilltop cul-de-sac in Upper Rockridge.

 

5206 Harbord Drive is the crown jewel of a five-home enclave situated on a rare, large, nearly half-acre lot.

 

5206 HARBORD DRIVE • UPPER ROCKRIDGE - OAKLAND

3++ bedrooms • 3 baths • 3,171 SQ. FT. • 19,118 SQ. FT. LOT


Offered at $1,750,000 | SOLD at $2,200,000

Imagine your own private vineyard on a prime lot with sweeping views and incredible privacy. It’s yours at this splendid Mid-century spread in Upper Rockridge! This is a rare breed, where seclusion mingles with convenience, and dramatic views mingle with proximity to top schools and amenities.

 SWEEPING VIEWS

SWEEPING VIEWS

SPACE, inside and out

With this conjoined two-parcel lot, you are living with space inside and out. Add the gorgeous views and you have a spacious, beautifully maintained sanctuary.

 SKY-LIT ENTRY

SKY-LIT ENTRY

level-In GARDEN ENTRY

An alluring tropical entry unfolds to a dramatic wall of glass that dominates the main level of the home, framing an impressive view that takes the breath away of every visitor.

 DINING ROOM IN THE SKY

DINING ROOM IN THE SKY

Hospitality, sweet!

Dining in the sky is an unforgettable experience, and that view doesn't need anything but a sunset.

ONLY A BIRDS-EYE VIEW CAN HELP YOU APPRECIATE THIS unique property SETTING

A private drive leads to this unique and secluded 5-home enclave.

 

In merging two parcels, there’s plenty of room from which to take in the expansive views.

The land in parcel #5 (below) has established fruit trees, gentle terracing, and a vegetable garden. What's next, your own chicken coop and vineyard? Now conjoined with parcel #4, the property offers unparalleled tranquility and sanctuary in a coveted location. Beautiful, level gardens in the front and rear expand the functionality of this breathtaking property.

 

CONJOINED LOTS ARE NOW RECORDED AS a single parcel

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 THE PRIVATE DRIVE LEADS TO A WIDE, LEVEL FRONT YARD. CROQUET, ANYONE?

THE PRIVATE DRIVE LEADS TO A WIDE, LEVEL FRONT YARD. CROQUET, ANYONE?

 PRIVATE ENCLOSED BACK YARD -- PART FLAT-AS-A-PANCAKE, PART SUNKEN GARDENS, ALL DREAMY.

PRIVATE ENCLOSED BACK YARD -- PART FLAT-AS-A-PANCAKE, PART SUNKEN GARDENS, ALL DREAMY.

 LEVEL ENTRY WITH CLASSIC MID-CENTURY DOOR

LEVEL ENTRY WITH CLASSIC MID-CENTURY DOOR

 PRISTINE MARTINI-READY KITCHEN WITH ROOM FOR GUESTS  AND  CHEF

PRISTINE MARTINI-READY KITCHEN WITH ROOM FOR GUESTS AND CHEF

 GRAND SCALE LIVING & DINING SPACES, SUFFUSED WITH SKY AND LIGHT

GRAND SCALE LIVING & DINING SPACES, SUFFUSED WITH SKY AND LIGHT

One of the unique features of the home is the radiant heat that warms the floors of the main level. The inspiring views and treasured privacy mingle with easy living and endless potential at this sparkling property.

Great mid-century bones in which to repose or entertain, fiddle with or leave as-is... The clean, open interiors, desirable floor plan, and glass-wall views expand the feeling of space.

This pristine 1950s home in special cul-de-sac location has expansive proportions and wonderful floorplan with three bedrooms/two baths upstairs and large entertaining spaces. Downstairs, an enormous family room opens level-out to rear gardens, patio, and access to mini-orchard/your future vineyard. Large bonus room and 3rd bath on lower level suggest a perfect in-law/au pair/teenager suite with separate entry. 3 minutes to coveted schools — Hillcrest K-8, Aurora, St. Theresa, & Holy Names. Popular Rockridge amenities, Claremont Country Club, Village Market, & public transit are also nearby.

the incredible wrap-around deck adds to a sense of INFINITE space.

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The mint-condition eat-in kitchen overlooks the front garden.

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spacious ENTERTAINING for family and guests to socialize with plenty of elbow room.

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 DOWNSTAIRS FAMILY ROOM

DOWNSTAIRS FAMILY ROOM

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An alluring tropical entry unfolds to a dramatic wall of glass that dominates the main level of the home, framing an impressive view that amazes every visitor.

Generous proportions are a hallmark of the home, with wide-open living-dining-kitchen spaces, large bedrooms, and an enormous family room on the lower level with a built-in wet-bar. The family room opens to the rear patio and gardens, complete with a dog run, mini-orchard, and vegetable garden. An exercise room (or au pair/in-law bedroom?), freshly renovated bath, separate entry, and interior access from the double garage all provide the lower level with many options for a variety of uses.