Romantic Country Cottage

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Romantic Country Cottage

4 Beds      2 Baths      2199 SF      7965 SF Lot      BUILT 1926      Multiple Garden Areas      2-Car Garage with Barn-Style Doors      $1,180,000    SOLD

840 Victoria Dr, Pasadena, CA 91104, USA

Surrounded by Chinese Elms, Cypress and Eucalyptus trees, this Classic California cottage is reminiscent of a romantic French or English country home.  It is located in Casa Grande, one of the most desirable neighborhoods in North Pasadena.

A formal entry leads to a spacious living room with barrel ceilings, wood burning fireplace and French doors leading to a private side courtyard with a tranquil fountain and natural gray slate perfect for al fresco dining.

An arched entry opens to a formal dining room showcasing trey ceilings and another set of french doors opening to the patio. Kitchen has black quartz counters, stainless steel appliances including a Thermador Professional gas stove and Sub-Zero refrigerator, butler's pantry and over-sized stainless hood. A sunny breakfast room/study, off of the kitchen, overlooks the peaceful garden and quiet street.

Two bedrooms with large windows, a generous hall with storage and a bathroom with marble vanity and wainscoting complete the first level along with the laundry room leading to the back garden and path to the garage.

Upstairs offers a master suite with walk in closet and beautiful views of the mountains as well as the romantic garden below, a full bath and a fourth bedroom or study.  Both upstairs bedrooms have individual European-style air/heat units in addition to central air conditioning and heating, for energy conservation.

Hardwood floors throughout, moldings, bead board, tons of small details contribute to the home's natural elegance.

A 2-car garage with a sliding barn-style door offers additional storage and is right next to a mature grapevine.

  • Multiple outdoor areas including a courtyard/patio for entertaining with soothing fountain and a very private, romantic garden with mature trees, double swing and more.
  • Wood flooring throughout
  • French doors and windows that open up to the garden and courtyard
  • Gorgeous kitchen with high end stainless steel appliances including Thermador and Sub-Zero
  • California basement
  • Walk-in closets
  • High end finishes
  • Breakfast room that can be used as an office overlooking the garden and street
  • Copper plumbing inside the home
  • Roof is approximately 7 years old
  • Earthquake retrofitted - bolted and braced to the foundation
  • Central A/C & Heating AND energy efficient wall units
  • 2-Car garage with tons of storage and barn-style doors
  • Mature producing grapevine

Grocery Stores

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Restaurants

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