Central Alameda Distinctive

    Queen Anne Victorian

    2141 Santa Clara Avenue

    5 Bedrooms - 2.5 Baths


    Offered at $1,295,000




  • Details

    Precisely restored over the past 40 years this 1894 Queen Anne Victorian exhibits the legacy,
    history and culture of Alameda in the 1890’s. The serene garden entry with a San Francisco cobble
    stone path enhances the stature of this grand home.

    Restored Exterior

    The exterior restoration accents the Turret, Gabled Roof, Art Glass Windows, Bay Windows, Corinthian Columns and Balustrade Entry. All displayed in a historical paint scheme.

    Classic Entry

    From the entry porch you are greeted through the walnut front door and entry hall with a butlers alcove. The front living room parlor features a Rheem Estate wall mirror and classic bay windows.

    Elegant Details

    The adjoining formal dining room is enhanced by a Cast Iron fireplace baked to look like granite, hand painted faux marble baseboards and trim, Ram bulls eye corners and bay windows. Restored pocket doors separate the entry, living room and dining rooms. The main living rooms feature original restored oak floors.

    Chef's Kitchen

    The kitchen has been updated with granite counters, 10 burner commercial stove with vent and cushioned melted tire flooring. The spacious preserved service pantry connects the kitchen and dining room. From the kitchen you access a full at grade basement.

    Outdoor Living

    The main floor maids’ room has been converted to an office suite/plaster room with an adjacent full bath. The back deck has been recently rebuilt to enjoy outdoor lounging and entertaining with access to the back gardens and garden shed.

    The Bedroom Level

    The distinctive restored eucalyptus gum wood banister stairway with silk sisal carpeting leads to the upper level. The dramatic central hall connects the bedroom level. The spacious four bedrooms are outfitted with padded fabric wall covering and bay windows, The split bathroom has been renovated in a vintage style in sync with the homes classic details. A former upstairs kitchen has been replaced with a romantic den outfitted with moldings from the Governor’s mansion in Sacramento.

    Central Location

    Enjoy the ease of living with a quick stroll to Park Street shopping dining and entertainment.

  • Schedule

    Public Open Houses


    Saturday, April 22nd, 1:00 - 4:00pm

    Sunday, April 23rd, 1:00 - 4:00pm


  • Map and Directions

  • Gene Boomer

    calBRE# 01068834

    Gene Boomer is a positive, energetic and successful Realtor in our East Bay community. Always a high achiever, Gene’s strong interpersonal skills, his calm and thoughtful approach to challenges, as well as his ability to listen to his clients have enabled him to maintain his consistent production. Gene has been a Realtor for over 18 years and has produced exciting results for his clients. As a top producing agent he has earned the Legend Award for quality and consistent performance. In addition, Gene is a Fine Home and an E-Home Certified agent.


    Gene is a UC Berkeley graduate, with extensive years of business expertise. Gene has applied his past management experience and interpersonal skills as well as his analytical abilities to his successful real estate career. Gene’s commitment to professionalism and supportive personal service, continues to enhance his business development.


    Gene is an Oakland native who is involved in making Oakland a great place to live. Much of his personal time is spent gardening, hiking, cooking, traveling and volunteering. Gene and CoCo currently volunteer as a Therapy Pet team doing visiting hospitals, nursing homes and hospice.

  • Contact Gene

    calBRE# 01068834

    The Grubb Company
    1960 Mountain Boulevard
    Oakland, CA 94611
  • 50 years of real estate excellence