Welcome to this charming 1922 home located on a quiet street in the heart of the popular Maxwell Park neighborhood. Come home to a beautifully landscaped front garden and welcoming front porch.  Inviting living room with bay view and elegant fireplace surrounded by built-ins. Formal dining room with original multi-pane windows, charming built-in cabinets and stylish light fixture.  Light-filled vintage kitchen with new stove and refrigerator plus adjacent breakfast room – both with new flooring. Two spacious bedrooms and updated bath with vanity. Sunny level back yard with patio area and luscious new sod- great for relaxation and outdoor entertaining. Other features include attached garage with long driveway, new exterior & interior paint, refinished hardwood floors, new flooring in kitchen, separate laundry room, large basement for storage, new light fixtures.

Enjoy Mills College’s beautiful grounds close by for walking, tennis, swimming, dance and music concerts, lectures and art exhibits. Conveniently located close to AC and BART, easy access to 580 and 13 freeways. Just minutes away from great shopping and restaurants – Farmer Joe’s Marketplace, Peet’s Coffee, World Ground Café, The Food Mill, Sequoia Diner, Communite Table, La Farine Bakery, Degrees Plato Taproom, Homestead Apothecary and Planet Fitness. Maxwell Park has a strong sense of community- a neighborhood residents are happy to call home!



Nestled in-between High Street and 55th Avenue, just south of Interstate-580, Maxwell Park is a popular neighborhood in East Oakland. Originally developed by John P. Maxwell, many of the homes in Maxwell Park were built in the 1920s and 1930s, and when compared to real estate in North Oakland and Downtown Oakland, feature lower prices per square foot. Residents of Maxwell Park are within close proximity to Mills College, small shopping plazas, restaurants, and plenty of public transit options.

As the neighborhood name might suggest, Maxwell Park offers a small community park near Allendale Avenue and Lilac Street. Featuring plenty of trees, a playground, and is directly next to the Peter Pan Nursery School, which has provided a nurturing environment for kids aged 2-6 since 1947. Add in the convenient access to incredible schools like Melrose Leadership Academy, and you can see why families love living in Maxwell Park.

MacArthur Blvd., between Loma Vista and High Street, is just a few blocks from Maxwell Park, and features a variety of popular restaurants, retail stores, and service shops. Some of the notable restaurants include the World Ground Cafe, Fist of Flour Doughjo and Everett and Jones BBQ.

Commuters love Maxwell Park due to the easy access to the AC Transit Route 14, which provides a direct route to the Fruitvale BART station. The bus ride to Fruitvale Station is less than 15 minutes from Maxwell Park, and from here, commuting to the heart of Oakland, or be in San Francisco’s Financial District in less than 30 minutes.


Open Houses:
January 9th, 2-4:30

January 16th, 2-4:30


Additional Showings by Appointment:
Contact Kate Phillips
(510) 406-3840
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Kate Phillips

REALTOR®Enthusiastic Realtor Since 1990Coldwell BankerDRE# 01064343510.406.3840

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