840 51st Street

Oakland, CA 94608
Single Family Home

A superb modern twist to a classic bungalow!

Remodeled and modern bungalow with dual pane windows and wood floors throughout. Sunny and open floorplan, tall ceilings with an appropriately placed skylight. Seamless connection between the living and large dining area. Spacious light-filled bedroom has a walk-in closet. Sensational bathroom with an Indonesian teak doors entryway, handsome wall mounted sink and claw foot tub. Open and contemporary kitchen has stainless appliances and Caesarstone counter tops. Kitchen window above sink looks out onto the private outdoor hideaway. Multilevel deck is surrounded by verdant natives. This calm arena is an ideal place to enjoy a meal, BBQ or, admire the morning light with a cup of coffee.

The extensive attic space provides plenty of dry storage. Additionally, there 2 sheds on the property one designed for bike storage. Private off- street parking.

This section of North Oakland serves as quick access to the Temescal District; chalk-full of award winning restaurants. Likewise, 840 51st is very close to the MacArthur BART station, local and Transbay Bus lines plus the new MacArthur Annex (MLK and 40th) – serving great coffee, beer garden and fresh eats.

  • 98 – Bike Score
  • 84 – Walk Score
  • Home built in 1910*
  • Lot sq ft – 3150*
  • House sq ft – 936*

*As per public record

Some of the Sellers Updates Include:

  • Custom Walnut Shelving
  • Refinished Hardwood Floors
  • Mature and Mostly Native Landscaping – Front and Backyards
  • New Light Fixtures
  • Detached Bike Shed
  • Recent Interior and Exterior Painting



Sold for $
Year built
Single Family Home
Recent Sales


  • Attached Garage
  • Attic/Storage
  • Backyard
  • Basement
  • Bonus Room
  • Breakfast Nook
  • Built-ins
  • Car Port
  • Close to Transit
  • Craftsman Details
  • Deck
  • Detached Garage
  • Dining Room
  • Dual-pane windows
  • Eat-in Kitchen
  • En-suite
  • Fireplace
  • Front Porch
  • Garden
  • Hardwood Floors
  • High Ceilings
  • In-law/separate entrance
  • Laundry
  • Laundry Room
  • Living Room
  • Low Pest Report
  • Master Bedroom
  • Mature Fruit Trees
  • Mature Trees
  • Modern Kitchen
  • New Foundation
  • New Furnace
  • New Roof
  • Newer Foundation
  • Off-street Parking
  • Office
  • On-demand Water Heater
  • Open Floor Plan
  • Original Details
  • Parking Space
  • Patio
  • Pet-friendly
  • Porch
  • Private backyard
  • Remodeled Bath
  • Remodeled Kitchen
  • Seismic Retrofit
  • Shed
  • Skylights
  • Storage
  • Studio
  • Two-story
  • Updated Bath
  • Updated Electrica;
  • Updated Electrical
  • Updated Kitchen
  • Updated Plumbing
  • Views
  • Wainscotting
  • Walk-in Closet
  • Walkable
  • Yard