Urban oasis, spectacular mountain, city views

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Description from the owner

  • House
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 4

Bedrooms: 2

Bathrooms: 3

Sleeps: 4

Type: House

Urban oasis, spectacular mountain, city views

Built in 1950 by the noted Pasadena architects Buff & Hensman, our classic mid-century modern home is listed on the National Historic Register. We call it 'Pikes Peak' after the original owner who built the house, Robert Pike. That and the fact that one side is bordered by a magnificent tall outcropping of decomposed granite which serves nicely to insulate the house and give it what we call a 'retreat' feel. Situated on 1/2 acre the main house is 1750 square feet and contains master bedroom with large shower and jacuzzi tub, second bedroom with full bath, modern kitchen with Miele and SubZero appliances, and living room with working gas fireplace ...Read more

About the owner

Mark W.

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Urban oasis, spectacular mountain, city views
Pasadena, California
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The house is located in the Linda Vista Hills area with close proximity to all major freeways, just 15 minutes from downtown LA, 40 minutes to Disneyland, 45 minutes to Santa Monica and the beach. With magnificent views of the San Gabriel Mountains extending all the way to Big Bear and Arrowhead to the east, and Long Beach, Palos Verdes, Catalina, downtown Los Angeles, Santa Monica and the Pacific Ocean to the south and west. To the north, JPL, the Jet Propulsion Lab and the hills of La Canada. Activities include: golf, jogging, hiking, bike riding, tennis and swimming at the Rose Bowl Aquatic Center a short drive down the hill, the City of Pasadena with its many shops, restaurants, movie theaters, bookstores and museums including the renowned Norton Simon Museum. Local attractions include the Huntington Gardens and Library, the Descanso Gardens, Santa Anita Park for the horse racing set, Chinatown, Disney Hall, the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion and the Mark Taper Forum. Come discover why the City of Pasadena is consistently voted one of the "best small towns" on the planet.

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