65 S San Rafael Avenue Pasadena, CA
$ 3,649,900
Property Attributes
  • MLS#IV20110577
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CityPasadena
  • AreaPasadena
  • Zip91105
  • StyleCustom Built,English,Tudor
  • Price$ 3,649,900
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage5411
  • Lot Size0.8 Acres
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Property Description

PASADENA- HISTORIC SAN RAFAEL- THE JOHN BACON RESIDENCE- Built in 1927 and expertly maintained and updated to reflect current living standards; This magnificent example of English Country Architecture sits as anchor to one of Pasadena's most prestigious streets! Designed by Sylvanus Marston of the noteworthy Pasadena Architectural firm of Marston, Van Pelt and Maybury, this grand 6 bedroom 7 bath home is privately enveloped by the mature landscape of its nearly one acre gate guarded setting. Dramatic interior living spaces are highlighted by expansive rooms emanating from the foyer and all possessing unique and period finishes perfectly preserving an era of architectural splendor and patina nearly impossible to reproduce. Separate formal living and dining rooms; Study with original walk-in vault; Large island kitchen re-mastered to today's conveniences with adjoining family room, butler's pantry and breakfast room; Interior laundry and service rooms; The private family quarters of the second floor contains 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and a "playroom". The house is set thoughtfully in the center of the site and is accented by the mature landscape, specimen quality century old trees and beautiful pebble surface free-form swimming pool and spa! Reside in a piece of history just a short stroll over the Historic Colorado Street Bridge to Old Town Pasadena and all of the amenities of the world class city!

Elementary School High School
McKinley Elementary School Blair High School
Price History
6/9/2020 Listed $3,750,000
10/19/2020 3% - $3,649,900

General Features

Appliances 6 Burner Stove, Convection Oven, Dishwasher, Double Oven, Electric Oven, Freezer, Disposal, Gas Range, Indoor Grill, Microwave, Range Hood, Recirculated Exhaust Fan, Refrigerator, Water Heater Central
Architectural Style Custom Built, English, Tudor
Assessments Unknown
Assessments Y/N Yes
Attached Garage Yes
Attached Structure Detached
Community Features Gutters, Storm Drains, Street Lights, Suburban
Construction Materials Frame, Plaster, Stone Veneer, Stucco
Cooling Central Air, Zoned, Electric
Directions Colorado Blvd West from Old Town Pasadena to South on San Rafael Avenue
Facing Direction East
Flooring Carpet, Stone, Tile, Wood
Garage Spaces 2.00
HOA Fee 0.00
Heating Central, Zoned, Forced Air, Natural Gas
High School Blair
High School 2 BLAIR
High School District Pasadena Unified
Interior Features 2 Staircases, In-Law Floorplan, Balcony, Beamed Ceilings, Built-in Features, Crown Molding, Granite Counters, High Ceilings, Pantry, Recessed Lighting
Levels Two
Listagentaor Inland Valleys
Listing Agent BRAD ALEWINE - BRE#01104973
Listing Agent State License 01104973
MLS Area 647 - Pasadena (SW)
Parking Features Auto Driveway Gate, Direct Garage Access, Driveway, Concrete, Driveway Level, Garage Faces Side, Garage - Single Door
Patio/Porch Features Lanai, Patio Open, Front Porch, Roof Top, Slab, Stone, Terrace
Pool Features Private, Filtered, Gunite, Heated, In Ground, Pebble, Waterfall
Price Per Square Foot 674.53
Private Pool Yes
Property SubType Single Family Residence
PropertyCondition Additions/Alterations, Building Permit, Turnkey, Updated/Remodeled
Roof Slate, Synthetic
Security Features Automatic Gate, Security System, Smoke Detector(s)
Sewer Public Sewer
Source System CRMLS
Spa Features Private, Gunite, Heated, In Ground
Special Listing Conditions Standard
Utilities Cable Connected, Electricity Connected, Natural Gas Connected, Phone Connected, Sewer Connected, Water Connected
View Neighborhood, Pool, Trees/Woods
Zoning PSR4

Interior Features

3/4 Baths 1
Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Appliances Y/N Yes
Common Walls No Common Walls
Eating Area Breakfast Counter / Bar, Breakfast Nook, Dining Room, Separated
Fireplace Features Family Room, Living Room, Gas, Gas Starter, Wood Burning, Masonry
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full + 3/4 Baths 5
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 2
Heating Y/N Yes
Laundry Features Gas & Electric Dryer Hookup, Individual Room, Inside
Laundry Y/N Yes
Main Level Bathrooms 3
Main Level Bedrooms 1
Room Type Attic, Basement, Bonus Room, Den, Dressing Area, Entry, Family Room, Foyer, Guest/Maid's Quarters, Jack & Jill, Kitchen, Laundry, Library, Living Room, Main Floor Bedroom, Master Bathroom, Master Bedroom
Total Stories 2
Window Features Casement Windows, French/Mullioned, Wood Frames

Exterior Features

Door Features French Doors, Panel Doors
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter, Raised
Lot Features 0-1 Unit/Acre, Back Yard, Corner Lot, Corners Marked, Front Yard, Landscaped, Lawn, Level with Street, Lot 20000-39999 Sqft, Irregular Lot, Secluded, Sprinkler System, Sprinklers In Front, Sprinklers In Rear
Lot Size Acres 0.8048
Lot Size Area 35057.0000
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 35057.00
Lot Size Units Square Feet
Parking Y/N Yes
Patio Y/N Yes
Road Frontage Type City Street
Road Surface Type Maintained, Paved
Spa Yes
Sprinklers Y/N Yes
Total Parking 8.00
Uncovered Spaces 6.00
Water Source Public


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 91105

AVG $3.6M
AVG 43
Year Built
AVG 1956
AVG 26
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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