On a wide tree lined street, NE of the city center rests a light & bright character bungalow on a deep, private lot. Updated for today’s lifestyle yet keeping all the original charm, it’s been featured in Design Sponge and Apartment Therapy because it’s just that cool. Located in NE Pasadena between Bungalow Heaven and Altadena this charming home works for every lifestyle. Perfect for a young family, married couple or single professional. The layout and location offers the best of how ever you choose to live the LA dream……The bright, light living room has high ceilings, a wood burning fireplace, lots of original windows, hardwood floors and unique detailing. Formal dining room is open to the kitchen island and just off the living room. Also, has lots of light from the large window and high ceilings.Rare for this era of home, there is a real Master suite (this photo only shows you about half of the Master bedroom). There is a Colonial door to the large, deep, landscaped back yard from both the Master bedroom and the mud room/laundry room off the kitchen.
Modern Master bathroom with large, modern glass shower, open shelving, pedestal sink and Victorian Hex tile.
The master also has a HUGE walk in closet!
Plenty of peaceful places to relax and entertain in the large, private backyard which was designed and fully landscaped with native, drought tolerant plants, fruit trees and grass by Canterbury Landscaping (the designers of the Descanso Gardens revamp) with a new sprinkler and bubbler system, incredible views of the San Gabriel Mountains as well as a built-in conversation or fire pit!
Other local favorites include Carmela’s Ice Cream, Mint Leaf Indian, Lavender & Honey, Lark coffee shop close by on Washington Blvd. Pasadena comes with great history (Rose Bowl Parade, also being the first capital of California) and is always evolving. There is a strong community here that supports mom and pop shops (like Vroman’s Bookstore, Pasadena Sandwich Company, Garni’s Meat Market, Jones Coffee, plus movie nights in Victory Park (which is a few blocks away)!
Walk to schools, the Farmers Market, parks and Ice Cream! Only minutes to hiking, Gold Line, Whole Foods, hiking trails, Hastings Ranch shopping area (Ralphs, Whole Foods, Trader Joes, the new LA Fitness gym), Huntington Gardens in San Marino, the Santa Anita Racetrack / Westfield Santa Anita Mall in Arcadia, CalTech, Pasadena Community College, Lake Ave and the Gold Line to Downtown LA. Conveniently located close to the 210, from here you can avoid all the traffic around Old Town Pasadena and the Rose Bowl which gets congested during game days and concerts, but still only a 10 min drive away from those areas! Arroyo Secco Weekend or U2 anyone? Kids Space? Hiking? What’s your pleasure, Pasadena has got you covered. How about Alice Dog Park, the cleanest, largest, grassiest and best dog park in LA!
NE Pasadena is without a doubt, the next “it” spot, don’t miss out on this great house at a price that will be going way up if you wait until next year. Now is the time. This is the house. Welcome home!Call or email Cari Field at 323-251-1034 or email@example.com if you are interested in scheduling a viewing or come say hello at one of the following open houses:
Thursday June 15th from 10 am – 2 pm
Saturday June 17th from 2 – 4 pm
Sunday June 18th from 2 – 4 pm
If you still want more, check out the video tour below……