Ex-Raiders coach Dennis Allen sells Bay Area home for $3.625 million

Ex @RAIDERS head coach Dennis Allen sells his Alamo home for above the asking price

Dennis Allen didn’t record too many victories during his tenure with the Oakland Raiders, but the former head coach is exiting the Bay Area with a solid win in the real estate column. Allen sold his home in Alamo on Wednesday for $3.625 million -- $126,000 above the asking price.

The Tudor-inspired Traditional, built in 2003, sits on slightly more than an acre with wide views of the surrounding foothills. Entered through a double-height foyer, the 5,336 square feet of living space is highlighted by wide-plank hardwood flooring, marble finishes and custom molding.

Among living spaces is a living room with a fireplace, a formal dining room, five bedrooms and 5.5 bathrooms. A two-way fireplace sits between a kitchen with a large center island and a family room with custom built-ins.

Outdoors, the manicured grounds contain a pool and spa, large expanses of grass and a covered pavilion with a kitchen and fireplace. Elsewhere is a bocce ball court and a small vineyard set on a sloping edge of the property.

Allen, 42, compiled an 8-28 record as head coach of the Raiders and was relieved of his position following an 0-4 start to the 2014 season. In January, he rejoined the New Orleans Saints, where he had coached from 2006 through 2010, as a senior defensive assistant.

Records show that Allen paid $2.995 million for the home in June 2012.

Khrista Jarvis of J. Rockcliff Realtors was the listing agent. Jennifer Hatter of RE/MAX Accord represented the buyer.

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