MLS® ID: ML81753990
712 Almar AVE
SANTA CRUZ, California, 95060 $799,000
Mid-Century gem built in 1951 with the utmost integrity. This California Crafted home reflects a period when pride of ownership still withstands the test of time. Just 6 1/2 blocks to the ocean, 1/4 block to Garfield Park and down the hill from UCSC, this single story bungalow rests on a 5,500 sqft level lot with a gated, private rear yard- perfect for entertaining guests. Completely custom entrance using the elements of earth, stone and wood. Handcrafted stairs, brick planter boxes, drought tolerant landscaping and mature fruit trees surround the home. Additional large living/family room with wood-burning stove, and separate office/guest quarters show the versatility this home for families or investors. Walking distance to Swift Street Plaza (Humble Sea Brewery), Mitchell's Cove, Natural Bridges State Park, Kellys French Bakery and New Leaf, biking distance to Steamer Lane and downtown. Westside Santa Cruz enhances the quality of life and quality defines this house.