5900 Charter Oaks Drive
5900 Charter Oaks Drive | Castro Valley | Columbia Community
4 bedrooms | 3 baths | 3-car garage | Approx. 2,244 sq ft | Approx. 6,300 sq ft lot | Built 1985 | HOA dues $56 mo.
Twilight photos to the Bay will follow once the weather clears. This 4-bedroom, 3-bath home with 3-car garage is in the middle of the Columbia Community. It is quite grand with cathedral ceilings, an elegant ceiling fan and tall out of reach pane windows that provide abundant natural light in the living and dining room areas. The highly manicured landscape surroundings the pathway to the home.
Upon entry, to the right is an elegant formal living and dining room with high angled ceilings. The graceful stairway is at the center of the foyer and leads to the bedrooms. The office/bedroom and full bath are on the entry level as well.
The family room, dinette and kitchen, all have recessed lighting and private exterior views of the backyard deck that is line with trees. The kitchen features freshly painted cabinetry with updated stainless -steel appliances, granite counters and a large sink. The family room is cozy with a fire place and overlooks the backyard for sunset watching. Take a dip in the spa at the end of the day. Redwood deck recently built. Side yard has an orange and lemon tree and planters for a vegetable garden.
The master bedroom suite has its own wing with high ceiling, a contemporary fan, private updated master bath with soaking tub, and walk-in closet. Baseboards are updated throughout. All upstairs bedrooms enjoy newer carpeting and ample natural light.
This home is move in ready!
The community pool, jacuzzi and children’s pool is a short distance away.
The Castro Valley schools are highly desired and have been recognized in California as “Exemplary” in the recent years. Commute to SF via CV BART, or enjoy easy access to I580, I680, I880.
Welcome to Castro Valley
Nestled in a quiet valley surrounded by oak-studded rolling hills, Castro Valley enjoys a rural atmosphere in the midst of urban Alameda County.
With the San Leandro Hills extending along its northeastern edge, Castro Valley boasts such natural amenities as an extensively developed park system, a swimming lagoon, and an 18-hole golf course.
There are approximately 20 parks in Castro Valley of various sizes. Lake Chabot Regional Park offers many activities such as boating, hiking, shaded or sunny walk paths and many family picnic areas. There is also an annual spring fishing derby for fishermen of all ages. Another popular area is Cull Canyon Park hosts a swim lagoon and picnic areas. Also Castro Valley Community Center offers multiple activities; children’s play structure, baseball and soccer fields, tennis courts, basketball courts and center for exercise and dance classes.
This vibrant community of a little more than 60,000 residents hosts an annual Fall Festival and car show, a chili cook-off, and a rodeo parade, Castro Valley Light Parade – Meet in the Streets. Also the Castro Valley Chamber of Commerce works hard to introduce new business and are proud to offer food trucks at the Adobe Art Center each Tuesday for the Castro Valley Street Eats.
Seasonal farmers' markets sell fresh produce from the nearby Central Valley. Youth activities include softball, baseball, soccer, and basketball leagues, as well as a track club. Historic Rowell Ranch Rodeo holds rodeo events and chooses a Rodeo Queen each year. Castro Valley’s Adobe Art Gallery displays group art exhibits, student exhibits, and children's and senior art.
The 516 seat Center for the Arts sits on the Castro Valley High School campus and features a proscenium stage, high-tech lighting, and a world-class sound system, created by Tony award-winning sound designer Elton Halley and Meyer Sound. The Center also includes a large exhibition space, also utilized as a recital hall, conference center and art gallery; classroom and rehearsal space; a state-of-the-art control room, an electronic marquee, and box office.
The mission for the Castro Valley Arts Foundation is to provide our students and community with artistic experiences that educate, enrich and entertain by securing resources for the Castro Valley Center for the Arts. The foundation has a unique partnership with the Castro Valley Unified School District (CVUSD). The Foundation is committed to augment the Center for the Arts infrastructure; ensuring requisite staffing, program development, equipment replacement and facility enhancements.
Castro Valley homes range from 10-acre properties with plenty of room for horses to custom-built homes with views of the surrounding hills and three-bedroom, single-family homes close to schools and shopping