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Storybook English Cottage in Pasadena California



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436 South Craig Collage

436 South Craig Avenue

436 South Craig Avenue Front View

List Price: $725,000

Sales Price: $680,000

Sales Date: June 16,2011

MLS#: 22149279

Year Built: 1925

Bedrooms/Bathrooms: 3 bedrooms and 1.75 baths & Guest Quarters with an additional bath

Interior Square Footage – Data per Assessor: 1,409 sq. ft.

Lot Square Footage – Data per Assessor:  8,446 sq. ft.

Parking: 2-Car Dettached Garage and Porte Cocher

Additional Features: Central Air Conditioning & Heating, Tankless Water Heater, Fireplace, California Basement, Laundry inside Garage

Nestled between Caltech and Huntington Library, this picturesque English cottage offers “old world” charm. Warm and inviting, a spacious, light-filled living room has casement windows, an exposed brick wall with a brick fireplace, gleaming hard wood floors and a Solatube skylight. It opens up into a formal dining room, also with a Solatube, that leads to an enclosed sun room porch through French, sliding glass doors.

Living Room 436 South Craig

Living Room to Dining Room 436 South CraigDining Room 436 South Craig Avenue Pasadena

The kitchen has recently been updated with granite counter tops, new sink, faucet, garbage disposal and newer energy efficient vinyl windows. A serving window opens into the dining room and makes it a pleasure to entertain and captures the character of this 1925 home perfectly.

Kitchen 436 South Craig Avenue Pasadena California

Kitchen 436 South Craig

A generous front bedroom features french windows, hardwood floors and paneled walls which are a beautiful addition to this home’s atmosphere. The second bedroom with its large windows creates a tranquil environment and is serviced by a full bathroom with period cabinetry and yellow tile.

Front Bedroom 436 South Craig Avenue Pasadena California

Bathroom 436 South Craig Avenue Pasadena

Middle Bedroom 436 South Craig

A light & bright master bedroom features lots of windows and a sitting area overlooking a large and lovely yard. The 3/4 master bath has colorful tiles, a new pedestal sink and flooring.

Master Bedroom 436 South Craig Avenue

An enclosed sun porch adds to the charm, functionality and living space of this home. It is approximately 200 sq. ft. and is not included in the assessor’s data.

Sun Room Family Area - 436 South Craig

Sun Room 436 South Craig

A California basement offers extra storage and has a tankless water heater.

A private yard with many fruit trees including Meyer Lemon, Avocado – the tastier ‘Fuerte’ variety, Apple, Satsuma Mandarin, Pomegranate, Guava, Fig, and Blood Orange truly highlight the joy of living in Pasadena where everything grows year round!

Yard - 436 South Craig Avenue Pasadena

Yard View From Guest House 436 South Craig Avenue Pasadena

This Caltech gem has a nostalgic design with modern conveniences like central air conditioning & heating, CAT-5e ethernet wiring and tankless water heater. The exterior of this home has been coated with Tex-Cote on stucco and wood trim with the original product carrying a life-time warranty. The entire house has been re-piped with copper plumbing from street to back of house, including verticals to faucets – garage excluded.  The roof has been inspected and roofer certified.

And… one of the most surprising features is hard to find guest quarters over the garage provide a wood paneled bedroom with bathroom, beautiful views and privacy. Perfect for guests or in-laws.

Guest House

Guest House Caltech Home

Guest House Bath

Offered exclusively by Irina Netchaev

436 South Craid WalkScore

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Pasadena Schools Assigned to this Home:

Blue Ribbon (2009) Hamilton Elementary School is just a few minutes away!

436 South Craig Pasadena Schools