Dramatic free-standing condo in a gated community. Set back from the street, in a 4-unit complex, 1149 Hearst is the perfect single family home alternative. Two lovely outdoor spaces, adjacent to the unit, one w/ a beautiful container garden and screened w/ greenery, & the second, directly off the din rm, offer the perfect place to enjoy a cup of coffee or a glass of wine. Close to the Fourth St shopping district, The Gilman District, public transit & many restaurants and cafes, this handsome property offers convenience as well as a peaceful garden setting. Features include: large living room w/ soaring ceiling, fireplace, 2 sliding doors to a tranquil outdoor space & an area tucked away, perfect for a hm office or a guest area, din rm w/ sliding doors to a 2nd outdoor space, refreshed kitchen w/ all new stainless steel appliances (9/22), new flooring (9/22), freshly painted cabinets & bright, cheerful countertops, & in-unit laundry, 2 bedrooms, both upstairs, with large closets, vaulted ceiling & new carpeting (9/22), & 2 full baths, one on each floor. Additional amenities include: good closet space throughout, freshly painted interior, newly refinished hardwood floors, new light fixtures, storage rm and 1 dedicated off st parking space. 1.6 miles to UC Berkeley.