Category Archives: Ranch

2197 Andrews, Oakland

This unusual brick ranch needs a bit of love but could be a real showstopper. It was built by Charles Elsenius who was a local brick mason and also the founder of Woolsenius Tile which supplied the tile for numerous … Continue reading

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21 Moyer, Oakland

This substantial ranch style home on the edge of Piedmont has a decidedly understated façade, barely visible behind the large brick walls and oversized trellis. But inside, the home proves exceedingly warm and inviting with exposed beams, walls of wood, … Continue reading

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2868 Kelly, Hayward

This intriguing Hayward ranch needs a bit of love but is packed full of potential. It was designed by the original owners for their own use and the lavish interior woodwork and interesting clerestory windows tucked between the beams demonstrate … Continue reading

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1380 Summit, Berkeley

This unusually well-preserved Berkeley mid-century is an especially nice take on the familiar and ubiquitous ranch house. Its wood laden interiors and ample glazing make for particularly gracious spaces, and the long views across the bay are an added bonus.

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769 Bay Tree, El Cerrito

Edificionado is pleased to have represented the buyer of this pristine custom El Cerrito ranch. The home has only been owned by one family since it was built in the early 60s and has been obsessively maintained over all those … Continue reading

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1104 King, El Cerrito

This charming El Cerrito ranch is a bit reminiscent of William Wurster’s work in the early 40s with its carefully placed oversized windows and rustic simplicity. The exterior of the home is clad with unfinished vertical board and batten siding … Continue reading

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294 Grizzly Peak, Kensington

Today we feature an interesting transitional home that was built in 1940. It has a number of features such as the prominent garage and low hipped roof that would later become associated with the familiar ranch style homes that would … Continue reading

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3601 Arcadian, Castro Valley

Edificionado is pleased to have represented the buyers of this time capsule ranch in Castro Valley. The home has been in the same family since it was new and is loaded with period flavor. Not only is the original kitchen … Continue reading

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79 Silverwood, Lafayette

Today we have a particularly impressive Lafayette ranch to share designed by Robert Klemmedson. Klemmedson is one of our favorite local mid-century architects and his homes rarely disappoint. Even his more mainstream designs such as this one feature wonderfully considered … Continue reading

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2205 Harvard, El Cerrito

This custom El Cerrito ranch boasts an impressive living space oriented to capture an enormous view of the bay through its west-facing wall of glass. The home is a rather nice example of the real potential of the ranch house … Continue reading

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