Janice Lee janicelee@bhhscal.com


1258 Hillcrest Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91106


Located in Pasadena’s most prestigious Langham Hotel neighborhood, this magnificent English craftsman estate offers sophisticated design and timeless elegance. A circular driveway leading to the portico welcomes one to the grand foyer adorned by a brass chandelier and leaded windows framed by original wood casing, reflecting the classic craftsman design of the 19th century. To the left of the foyer is the parlor anchored by an elaborate marble fireplace, and features crown moldings, original windows and gleaming hardwood floors. The music room/library boasts authentic craftsman built-in cabinets with leaded glass doors, a significant tiled fireplace and a great view of the backyard. Across the foyer is the formal dining room featuring another striking tiled fireplace, a graceful chandelier and wall sconces, architectural details and also amazing views of the rear yard. The family room is centrally located for everyday conversation & casual gatherings. The expansive kitchen equipped with Viking appliances is every chef’s envy. A sizable butler’s pantry with a 2nd refrigerator, a breakfast nook with built-in seating and a wet bar equipped with a wine cooler complete this dream kitchen. A delightful sun-filled conservatory is adjoined and is the perfect sanctuary for an afternoon tea or night time star gazing. All bedrooms are located on the 2nd level. The north wing showcases 3 en-suite bedrooms, a study and an office, both of which feature substantial built-in bookshelves. The luxurious master suite features a fancy carved fireplace mantel piece, sumptuous dual marble bath rooms, multiple wardrobes plus a walk-in closet. The south wing houses the maid’s quarter, a full bath, a laundry room and a craft room. The 3rd floor is a massive recreation room and the attached en-suite bedroom making this the perfect “teenage heaven”. The breath taking French design garden features an infinity pool with spectacular water features, outdoor BBQ island, multiple fountains & patios, a pool bath with outdoor shower and affords alluring panoramic views and unequaled privacy for indoor/outdoor living & entertaining. The custom iron driveway gate under the port-cochere leads to the motor court & a 5-car garage. Set on over 33,000 sqft lot, this English craftsman masterpiece boasts enduring design and indelible pedigree is truly a rare treasure!

Type: Single Family Home
Rooms: 5
Bathrooms: 8
Square Feet: 7,299 Sq. Ft.* (Measured)
Lot Size: 33,875 Sq. Ft.** (Per Assessor)
Age of Home: 1912
Fireplaces: 5

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