FOR SALE – A Corner Building with Parking – At Shattuck & Blake, Berkeley
This is a highly visible corner on a major commercial street. The property is midway between two BART stations, is on major bus routes, and has on-site parking.
County records show this lot as being 5,470 +/- square foot with 41.5+/- feet fronting on Shattuck Avenue and 131.62+/- feet along Blake Street. An open, paved parking area faces Blake Street Behind an older 2-story wood frame building with about 2,000 square feet on each floor. Ceilings are about 14′ feet high downstairs and nearly 11′ upstairs.
A self-service laundry occupied the ground floor for many years, discontinued in 2005. County and owner’s records show office uses upstairs but the city has records of more recent residential uses. The property is vacant.
An abandoned fuel tank is under the sidewalk near the south west corner of the building and the parking area. Old floor tiles may contain asbestos.
An adjacent property has a right for emergency egress across the property.
This property is being offered for sale by the estate of the previous owner. The estate has little actual knowledge of the condition property, its size and history. No court approval of a sale is required.
This information is believed reliable but is not guaranteed and should be independently verified by prospective buyers.