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1460 Avonrea Road
San Marino, CA 91108


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Property Remarks

This historic English-style Craftsman home was built by San Marino founder and 5-term mayor Richard H. Lacy and has been thoughtfully restored and well-maintained. From the welcoming foyer to the secluded pool and spa area, this landmark mansion boasts impressive history and elegance. A majestic oak tree greets you as you approach through a gracefully extended drive on near 2/3 of an acre of beautifully landscaped, park-like grounds. This gracious home features classic architectural detailing and more than 7,500 SF of inviting living space includes grand-scale entry hall, living room, formal dining room, library, family room, conservatory, breakfast room, butler's pantry & a beautiful kitchen. More than 1,000 SF space in the lower level includes an oversized laundry room, gym room &storage

Property Details

MLS#
817002337
Days on Market
32
Year Built
1907
Stories
3
Square Feet
7,557
Lot Size
0.67 Acres
Property Subtype
Single Family
Source of SqFt
Public Records
Source of Lot Size
Public Records

Location

State
CA
Area
San Marino (655)
County
Los Angeles

Schools

Elementary
CHECK SCHOOL DISTRICT
Junior High
HUNTINGTON SCHOOL
Senior High
SAN MARINO HIGH SCHOOL
School District
San Marino Unified

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Listing provided courtesy of Sabrina Wu , COMPASS


Exterior

Lot Acreage
0.67
Garage Spaces
2
Waterfront
No

Pool
Fenced
Patio Features
Concrete Slab
Deck(S)
Patio Open
Wood
Roofing
Shingle
View
Trees/Woods View
Security
Carbon Monoxide Detector(S)
Security System - Owned Or Leased
Smoke Detector

Interior

Kitchen Features
Gourmet Kitchen
Granite Counters
Island
Pantry
Remodeled
Bedroom Features
All Bedrooms Up
Master Retreat
Master Suite
Walkincloset
Bathroom Features
Double Vanity(S)
Dual Entry (Jack & Jill) Bath
Powder Room
Shower And Tub
Shower Over Tub
Steam Shower
Bathroom Count
3 Full Baths
1 Half Bath
1 Three Quarter Bath
Interior Features
2 Staircases
Basement
Additional Rooms
Dining Room
Master Bedroom
Library
Basement
Family Room
Formal Entry
Gym/Exercise
Living Room
Office
Separate Family Room
Walk In Pantry
Retreat
Walk-In Closet
Cooking Appliances
Built-In Gas
Oven
Range
Equip/Appliances
Dishwasher
Garbage Disposal
Gas Dryer Hookup
Refrigerator
Flooring
Carpet
Hardwood
Fireplaces
Other
Laundry
Individual Room
Inside

Additional Property Details

Guest House
No
Available for Lease
No
Parking Spaces
2
Horse Property
No
Maids
No

Style
Craftsman
English
Property Condition
Updated/Remodeled
Lot Description
Back Yard
Fenced
Fenced Yard
Front Yard
Landscaped
Lawn
Single Lot
AC/Cooling
Attic Fan
Central A/C
Zoned A/C
Heating
Central Furnace
Parking
Garage Is Attached
Other Structural Features
Balcony
Custom Built
Full Copper Plumbing
Rain Gutters

South Pasadena

From its early days as a way station for horse travel between Los Angeles and Pasadena, South Pasadena has grown to be a community highly prized for its role as a quiet enclave surrounded by larger cities. Some think South Pasadena is part of Pasadena, but this small town is its own entity with its own police and fire departments.

Real Estate:  Nicknamed the City of Trees, South Pasadena is replete with tree-lined streets and many older homes rich in classic charm. Craftsman and bungalow styles feature prominently here. There are also some condominiums and apartment structures.

Community Life: Despite its small size, South Pasadena has many parks. One of the most known is Eddie Park. The historic Eddie House and grounds were donated to the City of South Pasadena by the Eddie family and is a beloved local landmark. The Arroyo Seco Park includes walking trails and supports multiple habitat types that are home to native wildlife. The park showcases the history of the area through trailside displays and plant identification markers throughout.

The South Pasadena Farmers’ Market takes place on Thursday near the Metro Gold Line at South Pasadena Station. The Mission West District attracts both locals and visitors with its combination of well-rated local restaurants and charming independent shops.

South Pasadena is the oldest self-builder of floats in the Rose Parade. The all-volunteer organization receives some funding from the local Chamber of Commerce but also raises money each year for the float construction.

Education: The area is served by the South Pasadena Unified School District which is comprised of five schools. There are three elementary schools (Monterey Hills, Marengo, and Arroyo Vista) as well as South Pasadena Middle School, and South Pasadena High School.

Transportation: The Metro Gold Line makes commuting between South Pasadena and other areas very convenient. South Pasadena is also served by the Metro Bus systems. Several years ago the city adopted a bike plan to help provide for creating safe options for bicycle riders of all levels.

Local Attractions: One popular local landmark is the Watering Trough and Wayside Station. It was built in 1906 by architect Norman F. Marsh and designed to impress visitors arriving at the Santa Fe Railway station across the street. The South Pasadena Historical Museum is housed in the former Meridian Iron Works building and shows artifacts and vintage photographs that chronicle the early years of South Pasadena. 

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