Welcome home to 2323 8th Street, a brand-new construction dream home in the heart of West Berkeley. This striking beauty is grand and spacious offering elegant and light-filled interiors and an open and airy floorplan perfect for today’s work-from-home needs. A classically neutral palette both inside and out is paired with tastefully bold design choices for a perfect blend of timeless and on-trend finishes. This two-story home with approximately 2,300 square feet of living space features four bedrooms, three full bathrooms and an enormous great room combining the kitchen, dining, and living rooms. Upon entry into the foyer, the dramatic volume of light and space immediately draws you in. The staircase with custom-built railings welcomes you into the inviting interiors with its soothing palette of neutrals, stunning weathered oak hardwood floors, nine-foot ceiling height, and rich wood interior doors for that added design pop. The massive great room is perfect for gatherings and entertaining with walls of windows flooding every corner with natural light. The open-layout kitchen is outfitted with stainless steel appliances including a wine/beverage fridge, durable quartz countertops, ample cabinetry with soft-closing features plus dedicated pantry cabinet, and geometric tile backsplash. A large center island with breakfast bar seating offers a comfortable spot for casual mealtimes. Sliding glass doors connect seamlessly to the outdoor patio with low-maintenance stone pavers for easy indoor/outdoor enjoyment. Working from home is made possible with a bedroom/home office equipped with French doors and walk-in closet and a full bathroom all on the main floor with nice separation of space. At the upper level is a sun-filled landing connecting three bedrooms and two full bathrooms plus a convenient laundry room with washer/dryer units. The enormous primary bedroom is a glamorous retreat with a show stopping and luxurious, spa-inspired en-suite bath complete with separate toilet room, huge walk-in closet, modern fixtures and bold tilework adding sparkle and personality. The second full bathroom has double vanity sinks with separation from the shower/tub/toilet for added privacy and convenience. Two well-proportioned bedrooms, each appointed with generous-sized walk-in closets complete the upper level layout. Additional amenities include tankless water heater, energy saving LED light fixtures and recessed lighting, dual-paned windows, one-car garage with interior access and two electric vehicle chargers, and water/energy-saving automatic drip irrigation system for backyard and side yards. Envision yourselves in this thoughtfully designed property ready for you to call it home. Situated in the popular West Berkeley neighborhood with highly regarded Berkeley school system, just steps from a multitude of amenities in every direction including popular 4th Street shopping and dining and University Ave’s retail/commercial district. With quick and easy access to U.C. Berkeley campus, neighborhood parks, outdoor activities, groceries and daily life conveniences, this central location boasts an enviable Walk Score of 92 and Bike Score of 95. Commuting to San Francisco and its surrounding cities is a breeze with BART, Amtrak, AC Transit bus lines and freeways just minutes away!