This property sold for $1,900,000 over 1 year ago.

68 Rincon Road

Sold for $1,900,000 68 Rincon Road KENSINGTON CA


68 Rincon Road, KENSINGTON, CA

House in KENSINGTON, Contra Costa County, CA, 94707


  • Sold Price
    $1,900,000
    on 02/14/2014
  • 24 beds /
  • 6.5 baths /
  • 21,725 sqft /
  • ~3 acres /
  • 1925 built /

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Agent's Summary

MLS# 40637682


A 60 room 1925 Spanish Revival mansion, converted to a monastery in the 1940's and enlarged and renovated in 1953 to its present form, designed to accommodate a community of 24 nuns, with a separate Caretaker's Cottage. It has been used by the nuns until recently.

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Amenities of 68 Rincon Road, KENSINGTON


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Last Changed 5 months ago
The Building

21,725 Sqft

Building Type:

detached

Stories:

two

Construction Status:

existing

Exterior:

stucco

Foundation:

full basement

Roof:

rolled composition, tile, other

Style:

spanish

Interior
Disabled Features:

elevator

Additional Equipment:

water heater gas

Flooring:

hardwood floors, linoleum, tile, vinyl

Kitchen:

laminate counters, dishwasher, eat-in kitchen, gas range/cooktop, pantry, other

Lower Level:

basement, laundry facility, other

Street Level:

2.5 baths, other

Upper Level:

4 bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, other

Additional Rooms:

Guest House, other

Financial & Terms
HOA fee:

no

Point of Sale Ordinance:

yes

Disclosures:

easements, nat. hazard disclosure, Special Studies Zone

Inspections/Reports:

pest control, roof inspection, soils, other

Possession:

COE

Terms:

cash

Location
Area:

Kensington

District/Neighborhood/Subdivision:

Other

The Property
3.124

Acres

Pool:

no

Lot Description:

irregular, premium lot

Pool:

none

Views:

bay, Golden Gate Bridge

Yard Description:

back yard, fenced, front yard, side yard, back sprinklers, front sprinklers, side sprinklers

Taxes
City Transfer Tax:

no

Baths
Master Bath:

shower over tub

Non-master Bath:

tile, other

Heating & Cooling
Cooling:

none

Fireplaces:

brick, dining room, woodburning, other

Heating:

1-zone forced air

Utilities
Water/Sewer:

public sewer, public water

Appliances
Laundry:

in basement, other

Schools
School District:

West Contra Costa

Parking
Garage/Parking:

None

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Walk Score 48

Schools Near 68 Rincon Road


Name Type Grades Students GreatSchools Rating * Distance
Kensington Elementary School Public K-6 559 10.0 0.3 mi
El Cerrito High School Public 9-12 1303 4.0 0.7 mi
Portola Middle School Public 6-8 466 4.0 0.9 mi
St Jerome Catholic School Private K-8 201 N/A 0.8 mi
Prospect Sierra School Private K-8 442 N/A 0.8 mi
Harding Elementary School Public K-6 365 6.0 0.9 mi
Fairmont Elementary School Public K-6 555 5.0 1.2 mi
Albany Middle School Public 6-8 900 9.0 1.2 mi
Madera Elementary School Public K-6 525 9.0 1.3 mi
Albany High School Public 9-12 1200 9.0 1.3 mi

* GreatSchools scores are based on a scale from 1 to 10, where 10 is above average.

Schools with a green circle serve 68 Rincon Road, schools with a red circle do not. Schools with an orange circle are either private or do not have a defined service area and may not serve 68 Rincon Road.

The school service areas are not definitive and should only be used as guidance. GreatSchools Ratings provided by www.greatschools.org

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