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735 Norumbega DR

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Italian Luxury in the Hills of Monrovia – Old-world craftsmanship combined with modern luxury amenities in this Tuscan-inspired villa. Located on prestigious Norumbega Drive and set against the backdrop of lush Monrovia Canyon, this south-facing estate features 4 bedrooms and 4 ½ baths with 4,545 sq ft of living space. No expense has been spared to create this masterpiece. The entrance features a curved stairway with iron railings and a beautiful high-ceilinged foyer decorated with hand-painted fleur-de-lis in the dome ceiling above. The cornerstone of the house is the family room that opens up to the kitchen, an open layout that is perfect for any family. Top-of-the-line appliances include a Bertazzoni Heritage Series gas range, Viking refrigerator and microwave, and two dish washers. The entire house is cable and internet ready, and features high ceilings, French oak floors and solid rustic alder doors, moldings and cabinetry. Every bedroom in this villa has an in-suite bathroom, fitting for such a grand estate. Every room in the house features large windows to let in the beautiful natural light that bathes the Monrovia hills. Upstairs and downstairs laundry rooms are incredibly convenient and speak to the attention to detail the architect invested in

Property Details

Days on Market
Year Built
Lot Size
0.29 Acres
Property Subtype
Single Family


Los Angeles

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Listing provided courtesy of PEGGY CHEN , KO TAI REALTY


Lot Acreage
Garage Spaces


Bedroom Features
Master Bedroom
Master Suite
Bathroom Count
4 Full Baths
1 Half Bath

Additional Property Details

Guest House
Available for Lease
Horse Property

Community Features


Located 20 miles northeast of Los Angeles at the base of the San Gabriel Mountains, Monrovia is known for combining small town charm with tech industry. The area that would later become Monrovia was initially lived on by the Tongva tribe and was part of the Mission San Gabriel lands before plots of land were sold to the founders of the Monrovia land and Water Company. The company’s president was William Monroe and the city is named in his honor. Monrovia’s main street, Myrtle Avenue is named for his daughter.

Real Estate:  Because of Monrovia’s long history there is a wide variety of housing stock including Craftsman, Spanish Colonial, and Victorian homes.  Monrovia’s Old Town has been revitalized and is now offers shops and restaurants along Myrtle Avenue along with condos and rental units that make it a thriving community.

Community Life: The Monrovia Friday Night Family Street Fair on Myrtle Avenue is a decades-long tradition that includes a farmer’s market, kids zone, and live entertainment. Monrovia Canyon Park is a great spot for hiking that leads to a waterfall.

Education: Monrovia is served by the Monrovia Unified School District. The district now has one high school, one continuation school, two middle schools and five elementary schools including Bradoaks Elementary School, Clifton Middle School, Mayflower Elementary School, and Monroe Elementary School. Private schools in the area include Calvary Road Baptist Academy and Immaculate Conception School. Mt. Sierra College is a local community college which offers bachelor’s degrees in media arts, business, and technology.

Transportation: Monrovia is reached by the 210 Freeway. The area is served by the Foothill Transit system and the Metro.

Local Attractions: Library Park includes the public library, a band shell, playground, walkways and more.


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