Almost Pasadena. File this one under strange but true. Almost Pasadena is a place in Pasadena and not in Pasadena at the same time. A place where some people live within the Pasadena city limits, some don’t live in any city at all, and some can leave the city of Pasadena without leaving the house. Continue reading →
Posted onMay 17, 2014|Comments Off on Pasadena Caltech area Spanish-style home – SOLD above asking price with multiple offers.
Update: This one is gone but there are others like it out there. Call me and we will find the one for you…
Classic 1928 Spanish in prime Caltech area of Pasadena. First time on the market in 50 years! Filled with charm and character with period details intact, this beautiful home features hardwood floors throughout, a large and inviting living room, Batchelder-style fireplace, formal dining room plus cozy breakfast nook, and an updated kitchen.
Posted onSeptember 9, 2013|Comments Off on 3 Bedroom Mt. Washington Spanish-Style Home For Sale
Wow, this amazing 1930’s Spanish-style home on Mt. Washington has all kinds of great things going for it. Character details galore, a Batchelder fireplace, and a location on one of the best streets in the neighborhood.
Posted onAugust 12, 2012|Comments Off on University Hills Short Sale Home For Sale
This might be the best deal in Los Angeles real estate today! Located in the historic University Hills area of Northeast Los Angeles (NELA) this 3 bedroom 3 bath home is a short sale listed at $349,000. Continue reading →
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Posted onMay 9, 2012|Comments Off on Gothic-Themed Medieval Revival Home in Los Feliz
This remarkable gothic-themed home is located North of Los Feliz Boulevard on one of the most exclusive streets in the 90027. Sited on a street-to-street lot just down the hill from Frank Lloyd Wright’s amazing Ennis-Brown house, this Medieval-style home boasts city views from many of its rooms. Continue reading →
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I’ll never forget the day I found out my home had a Batchelder fireplace. Many years ago I was in a tile store in Pasadena and saw something that looked very familiar. I asked the salesperson, “what is that tile?” She said “it’s a Batchelder reproduction.” I said “I have that same tile on my fireplace.” Her eyes got huge and she exclaimed “you have a Batchelder fireplace?” I said “I do now.” Who knew?
Anyway, enough about me. This week I had the unexpected pleasure of viewing two homes for sale in Pasadena with exquisite Batchelder fireplaces.
The first of these homes, located in the North Pasadena Heights Landmark District, features not one but two Batchelder fireplaces! Continue reading →