Home is in quiet neighborhood with manicured yards close to Arcadia High School, and Holly Ave Elementary. Features include a lovely living room with high vaulted ceilings with plenty of light emanating from upstairs windows. The formal dining room is tastefully decorated and ready for entertaining family and friends during the holidays. The kitchen is open to a spacious breakfast area and family room. The Den is graced by a fireplace, wet bar, and powder room. The down-stair bedroom can be use by in-laws or out of town guests. The upstairs has Master Bedroom, double sinks, walk-in closet, sunken tub, with a breath-taking view of the mountains. The sparkling pool has a heated spa, patio in the center of the yard surrounded by fruit trees. Just painted, however it needs some updating.
This quintessential early California ranch is sited on over 1 acre of flat land with sweeping lawns, a swimming pool, guest house, chicken coop, vegetable garden and room for a tennis court. The property has been published in multiple magazines after a complete re-build by well known local designers who re-imagined the property with meticulous attention to detail coupled with clean, unpretentious design. The massive and open kitchen flows into the family room functioning beautifully for day-to-day living but also creating wonderful spaces for entertaining. The home is flooded with natural light from multiple sets of french doors and dutch doors that foster an indoor-outdoor connection. This is California Living at it finest.
Masterfully conceived and finely crafted, this residence stands out as an exceptional compound. The project was developed with an emphasis on indoor/outdoor living and a mix of traditional and modern design. In sync with the natural arroyo landscape and the quietude of its surroundings. The ambience of this carefully composed property is defined by a thoughtful integration of special paving, decomposed granite and drought tolerant landscape. The amenities that serve the property include 2 guest suites, a pool, pool house, pool bath, office/library, a green house and organic garden. These features are in addition to the Main Residence of 4 bedrooms/3.5 bath carefully planned with distinct public and private functions emphasizing the splendor of a great room living/dining/kitchen enclave
The current owner has made several recent improvements including the addition of a second kitchen, new exterior lighting and tasteful repainting of the house in January 2015. The open and fluid floor plan is designed such that the breathtaking views are captured from every room. The gourmet kitchen has cherry wood cabinets, granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances. The lower floor boasts a spacious high-ceilinged living room, large dining area, family/media room and breakfast nook, all designed to maximize enjoyment of the surrounding views. There is also a powder room, private guest suite, and ample storage. Upstairs are the master suite, two more bedrooms with shared bath, multiple balconies, adjacent office and library and built in wall to ceiling cabinetry. Outdoor amenities include a built-in barbeque, patio areas and an infinity edge salt water pool and spa. The garage space is 1400 square feet with room for multiple vehicles and a workshop.
Magnificent historic home on a large wooded property with privacy and gorgeous views of Brookside Golf course, Rose Bowl, Pasadena & The San Gabriel Mountains. Excellent for entertaining and family life. It has been restored, updated and expanded to preserve the feeling of an historic property yet provide the conveniences of contemporary living.The home has 5 large bedrooms, 5-1/2 bathrooms and, impressive public rooms including a formal dining room, entry, a redwood paneled living room and a family room both with wood burning fireplaces. A gourmet kitchen with Subzero refrigerator/freezer; a 60'' six burner, two oven, grill and griddle Viking range; a combined Thermador convection oven, microwave and warming drawer; two sinks and two Meile dishwashers.The property also features an expansive back yard, 3 car garage, pool, a pool house and a tack room (artist retreat).(see virtual media and attached document Other 1 for more information)
Breathtaking gated trophy estate on a private, flat 50,369sq.ft. north/south facing lot in the exclusive Oaks, has a modern floor plan with downstairs master suite, guest house with full kitchen and fireplace, north/south facing lighted tennis court and elegant pool/spa. Imposing automatic gates welcome you onto the circular driveway accented with koi pond. Two-story grand entry with curved staircase and reception area immediately impresses. To the right is the elegant office/library with fireplace, custom built-ins and leaded glass windows with serene views of the mature grounds. The formal living room w/ 25ft barrel ceiling, second story overlook and elegant rotonda is perfect for entertaining. Downstairs master bedroom grand suite is complete w/ fireplace, 2 sitting areas,
Private & secluded! Originally built for J.N. Van Patten by Marston and Van Pelt. Your first view of this impressive English Manor estate is as you pass through the iron gates up the long drive. Updated residence is situated on 1.67 acres overlooking Arroyo Seco with views. This residence features an impressive entrance hall, his/hers guest bathrooms, master suite with sitting room and four additional bedroom suites. Gracious living room with fireplace & library alcove, formal dining room, family room opening to rear terraces, and a state of the art kitchen with all appliances, built-in breakfast table & desk, center island, and butler's pantry. interior designed by Matthew White. Landscaped grounds include motorcourt, private playground, pool/spa, rear terrace with outdoor dining/BBQ.
Gated French Chateau inspired estate nestled in a setting with commanding views of the Arroyo Seco, Annandale Golf Course and downtown Los Angeles. This stunning property was designed by noted architects Marston & Maybury and built concurrently with the same materials and craftsmen as the famed St Andrews Church in Pasadena. Filled with timeless architectural details including imported Italian marble, rich woods, ornate plaster details and crystal chandeliers, all built with Old World craftsmanship unparalleled in today's construction. Enjoy gracious living in a warm and welcoming home featuring a thoughtful floor plan with spacious rooms appropriate for formal events and daily family life. Over two and half acres of vast lawns, flagstone terraces, spacious gardens and a stone BBQ house pr
Enjoy the privilege and prestige of a unique Greene and Greene landmark home. The Cordelia Culbertson House is the most detailed of all the Greene and Greene masterpieces, and their ultimate sophisticated design. The grandeur and nuance of the 1911 design creates a feeling of timeless elegance in 8,559 square feet of living space awash with natural light. The home features a large sunlit entry, grand living room, large formal dining room, wide bright gallery, and garden-view sitting room. The master suite wing is comprised of a spacious bedroom, sumptuous marble bathroom and dressing room lined with custom closets. In addition to the master, there are 2 generous bedrooms, each with en-suite baths (in all the home has 7 bathrooms). The large center-island kitchen has 2 adjoining pantries,
This gracious home was built in 1915 by one of Pasadena's famous architects, Myron Hunt. This beautiful property sits on top of a hill that lends itself to mountain views and park-like gardens. Mr. Hunts' most notable buildings were The Pasadena Public Library, The Rose Bowl, The Huntington Art Gallery, The Huntington Hotel-now The Langham, buildings at Cal Tech, LACMA and famous residences throughout Southern California. The new interior arrangement yielded additional square feet. It boasts Five bedrooms, Seven bathrooms (2 full, 3 3/4 and 2 1/2 baths), Gourmet kitchen with Wolfe 6 burner stove, Sub-Zero
Situated on Millionaire's Row, along tree-lined Orange Grove Boulevard and Madeline Drive, is one of the largest and most significant architectural treasures in Pasadena, California. The Cravens Estate was built in the late 1920s, using only the finest materials and world-renowned designers, artisans, and workers, it boasts approximately 20,000 sq. ft. of living space and was constructed of steel reinforced concrete, brick veneer, imported European finishes, and a Vermont slate roof. It was known as the most expensive home ever built in Pasadena, according to a LA Times story dated February 6, 1955. It was designated as a Cultural Heritage Landmark by the City of Pasadena in 1971. It was honored as the Pasadena Showcase House of Design in 2010, when it was partially renovated and restored. First time on the market in over 55 years, this is a once in a lifetime opportunity for someone to add their own chapter to the illustrious history of this magnificent estate.
This gracious 1910 estate in the Oak Knoll neighborhood has been the Pasadena Showcase House of Design twice, both in 2015 and in 1993. Designed by Fernand Parmentier, a leading champion of the Arts and Crafts movement, it has many Craftsman elements, from horizontal bands of windows to Honduran mahogany beams and moldings. A foyer hearth with built-in settle, a grand salon ceiling of intricately carved plaster and a stunning fireplace surround of green Grueby tile add to the rich ambiance. The completely remodeled Craftsman style kitchen features apron-front sinks and an island with statuary Grigio marble counter. The master bath has a floating glass shower stall sized for two. A large carriage house now serves as a guest home. The expansive grounds include a swimming pool, wisteria arbor, koi pond, and outdoor kitchen with wood-fired pizza oven.
Designed by the prestigious firm of Marston & Van Pelt with Palladianism in mind, Arden Villa is one of those grand estates that is all at once infamous & private. Cloistered behind massive gates, which open to 100 yard tree-lined driveway & away from prying eyes the main residence offers grand entertainment rooms, lavish Master suite, 11 lavatories, game rooms, wine cellar, office spaces & possibilities for more sleeping quarters/entertainment spaces. The extensive grounds include vast manicured gardens, lily ponds, tennis court, swimming pools & tranquil spaces. The recent addition of a secondary residence located at 1193 Arden, has created the opportunity for a truly private compound. Arden Villa is known as the Dynasty Mansion as it is home to the infamous Lilly Pond where Krystle & Alexis played out one of their classic catfights. Enduring design, charming upgrades & permanent pedigree make this Palladian Masterpiece the perfect backdrop for a Royal Lifestyle with Olympian Calm.