Want to get away? But what if that getaway was your house? Where you live. What if that house was a place to recharge and be nourished after the daily urban grind. Here’s your rare opportunity. This house. Its location is in the one of a kind, highly desirable Pasadena Glen neighborhood, developed over a hundred years ago as a private vacation destination, today coveted for its world away feel yet minutes from the Gold Line and downtown LA. Doubly rare for the neighborhood, this home is one of a handful that has a creek running through its backyard. Crack the window at night and be lulled to sleep by the burbling below. Nestled in a quiet canyon, there are no street lights, no freeway sounds. This is nature as it was intended to experience. Price? Priceless. Do you have what it takes to live in this house? It’s not for everyone. You will know once you cross the threshold for the house will choose you.
Entering the front door, one is greeted with open floor plan spaciousness. The living room is off to the side. The family room with soaring ceiling is anchored by a wood and gas burning fireplace. Its gravitas grounds the space, from its herringbone pattern to its deep throated draw. Also an expansive wet bar is nearby with a unique granite conglomerate counter quarried from the Mediterranean. The formal dining room is enhanced by French doors opening out to the deck. The kitchen offers a double oven, 4-burner plus griddle range, trash compacter, Bosch dishwasher, porcelain double sink, lively, White Ice granite countertop, plenty of oak cabinets, pantry closet, an organizer desk and informal eating area. A sliding glass door opens out onto the deck. Two main level bedrooms are private with spacious closets. There’s also a full bathroom, a half bathroom and a laundry room. Upstairs, removed from the downstairs hubbub, the master bedroom offers a soaring ceiling with exposed beams and large windows for an up close and personal view of the San Gabriel Mountains.
Stroll out onto the balcony and kick up your feet. There’s a spacious walk-in closet with access to attic storage. The bathroom has a soaking tub without the noisy jets - be still, soak and relax. A giant window allows the feeling of being immersed in a natural mountain spring. Then get ready for the sleep of your life. Also upstairs is a second master with en-suite bathroom, its own balcony and an optional office or walk-in closet. Outside back, there’s a 650 square foot deck made of Brazilian walnut, eco-friendly Fiberon, It offers plenty of room for an outdoor kitchen patio furniture, chairs, fire pit and even a hot tub, if desired. You can live out there year round. Your backyard is the entire Glen. To grow up in an environment such as this is unheard of in LA County. That’s why no one who lives here ever leaves. That brook. Do you hear it? Come. Dream. Live.
- Built in 1985
- 2 upstairs master suites with balconies
- Plenty of storage
- Year round creek in backyard
- 3-car attached garage
- Located in coveted Pasadena Glen neighborhood
- Minutes from Gold Line & Downtown LA
- Surrounded by nature