57 Benton Avenue is a fully detached single family home overlooking a peaceful street island park.
Minutes south of trending downtown Bernal Heights, lies Saint Mary’s Park, a beautiful bell-shaped neighborhood nestled among the rolling hills. This affordable fully detached 3 Bed 2 Bath 1 Car Pkg home treasured by the same family for decades, is freshly painted accentuating its lovingly preserved architectural details. Upstairs, two large bedrooms are situated at the rear of the house, both accompanied by roomy walk-in closets, hardwood floors and garden views. The former lushly landscaped garden, water element, roses and Meyer lemon tree, sits aback the downstairs bedroom, full bath and sitting room. A spacious south facing garage has ample room for a workshop, storage and laundry.
Beautiful period hardwood floors accented in decorative mahogany trim complement the large formal dining room and bright living/family room, where five large picture windows afford expansive views to the south. The living room’s wood-burning fireplace is trimmed in Aztec tile and accented by arched alcoves to either side, with a pitched ceiling lending spaciousness to the whole room.
Parquet tile in the entry frames an adjoining coat closet and opens into a generous, well-lit kitchen with west-facing windows. The kitchen with its cozy breakfast nook, ample cabinetry and pantry storage, provides lots of counter space.
Downstairs is a large, south facing, pristine garage with dedicated laundry area and plenty of extra storage and room for a workshop.