Beautifully restored in 2011, a Charles F. Driscoll Craftsman Modern designed 1912 historic treasure located in the heart of the Oak Knoll / Langham area! This stately residence with a unique hilltop perspective was extensively renovated in 2011. The home offers privacy for a growing family or ideal for those who love to entertain. The exterior boasts the architectural design of the past with today's modern touch to freshen the exceptional and roomy interior with an expansive formal living and dining rooms. A modern open gourmet kitchen with custom imported cabinetry and an array of high-end European appliances. The family room offers access to garden and pool area with lots of light. Upstairs adorn six bedroom suites including a master suite with luxurious bath. One bedroom downstairs currently used as library/den. An entertainer's expansive and finished basement that can be used for a future movie theater and or wine cellar and games room. Renovated two bedroom guest house with its own legal address above the three car garage would be a perfect in-law suite or potential maids quarters or rental income apartment. Beautifully manicured landscaped grounds with saltwater pool, spa and loggia that further enhance the indoor-outdoor California lifestyle.
Located in the prestigious 24-hour guard gated Whispering Pines Estate community, this custom-built gorgeous estate boasts nearly 6,800 square feet of premiere living space with spectacular city and mountain views. The impressive entrance accented with classic columns and leaded glass double doors open into a dramatic two-story foyer with stunning dual staircases. The grand scale public rooms include an elegant living room with fireplace, beautiful paneled library, guest powder room, a gracious family room with wet bar, fireplace and entertainment center. The formal dining room flows nicely into the newly updated gourmet kitchen boasts breakfast area, an oversized center island with prep sink, gleaming granite countertops, brand new appliances, custom cabinets and a separate wok kitchen.
Architectural Modern Estate under construction w/ anticipated completion fall of 2018. This spectacular estate offers stark sensual lines combined a cladding of wood, stone & sand immediately draw your senses.The home that will be built on this amazing site in Pasadena's Linda Vista is perhaps one of the most anticipated homes to come to the area in many years. This home captures it's soul from the past artist and architects that have made Pasadena's architectural provenance great. Created by a collaboration led by Thomas Lake Builder, inside of the home promises to be as visually exciting as the outside. The home will offer the latest smart home technology, energy efficiency & create a small ecological footprint. Perched on a knoll overlooking rose bowl area & San Gabriel mountains.
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.
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.
This gracious 2015 remodeled estate in the prestigious Langham Hotel area and has been the Pasadena Showcase House of Design in 2015 and 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.
A once in a lifetime opportunity to acquire a World Class estate. One of a kind property, a Mediterranean European villa with spectacular views of the city, making it a private paradise. A magnificent entry with dramatic high ceilings. The main house is surrounded with beautiful grounds, a sparkling outdoor salt water swimming pool and spa with waterfalls as well as many areas for large scale entertaining. In addition to the Main House, there is a complete 2 bedroom and 1.75 bath Guest House and a basement which is used as a gym and game room. The property is sold in AS IS condition. Owner is a real estate California broker.
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.