Chitra Martin

4242818837  |  02000139
PENDING
Pending

442 N Summit Ave
Pasadena, CA

$1,595,000
  • 3 BEDS
  • 3 BATHS
  • 2 CAR
    GARAGE
  • 2,450 SQ FT

Property Details

Welcome to 442 N Summit Ave! This home boasts great curb appeal with its entrance porch that features roller blinds and a motion detector porch light. The garden is stunning with its mix of green tones, mature trees, and an abundance of herbs and flowering plants. The driveway gate is equipped with a Liftmaster motor for convenience and security. With a Nest doorbell, Nest cameras, and thermostats throughout the house, it can be easily monitored and controlled remotely from anywhere in the world. The bright and well-ventilated rooms are highlighted by classic vaulted ceilings and feature an amazing KraftMaid kitchen that is a chef's dream come true. The home also offers two separate workspaces: a basement studio office with its own sump-pump and sink and an external modular studio that has insulation, a radiant barrier in the roof, and its own air conditioning unit. There is even a quaint chicken coop for those who love to harvest eggs from their own live poultry. Among many features, we also have a 55 gallon barrel of potable water for earthquake preparedness, automatic gas shut-off, Koelher fixtures in every bathroom, living room shades by Delia Heilig, a secure Amazon receiving box, a standup fridge and freezer in the garage and the list of additional benefits goes on and on!
This gorgeous gem is an absolute treasure with a rich history. Built by the famous Greene & Greene Brothers, it is one of the meticulously crafted homes of the era and has been featured in a variety of books and magazines. The home has been tastefully updated throughout to maintain its historical charm while adding modern comforts. Upgrades include copper plumbing, updated electrical, central air & heat, and hardwood floors. The large open deck at the back of the house is perfect for entertaining guests or simply enjoying a quiet moment with a cup of tea while overlooking the spacious backyard. AND a true investor could add 1200 Sq Ft of income property, with a large ADU on the huge 9000 Sq Ft Lot! Minutes away from the Norton Simon Museum, the Rose Bowl, and the LA Metro (Goldline), this historic home is a must-see for those who appreciate notable architecture and timeless beauty.
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