1871 Sierra Madre Villa Avenue, Pasadena

Offered at $1,575,000

Situated on almost a half-acre of sprawling landscaped grounds in a desirable tree-lined neighborhood above the Eaton Canyon golf course, this charming home has been beautifully remodeled and features an open floorplan with light-filled rooms, hardwood floors, crown moldings, dual-paned windows, recessed lighting, and a great wrap-around deck and patio that overlooks the tranquil backyard with grassy lawn and swimming pool.

Double front doors usher guests into a formal, bright entry hall with skylight. A lovely living room with a marble fireplace and picture window, and an inviting dining area, are perfect for hosting friends and family. The remodeled cook’s kitchen features a large center island, granite counter tops, Wolfe cooktop and oven, stainless steel appliances and gorgeous garden views. Three sets of sliding glass doors open to an expansive deck, ideal for alfresco dining and California outdoor living.

Completing the main level are three spacious bedrooms and two remodeled bathrooms, including a sumptuous master suite with a corner fireplace, walk-in closet and French doors to a private patio. The lower level is the perfect retreat for long-term guests or as a convertible den with built-in book shelves, a large storage closet, and sliding doors to a charming covered patio and gorgeous backyard. A kitchenette, storage room and a bathroom with laundry facilities, complete this comfortable home. Additional amenities include newer central air and heat system, copper plumbing, tankless water heater and two basement storage areas.

The focal point for outdoor fun is the serene, fenced backyard with an inviting heated pool, verdant grassy lawn, rose garden, fruit orchard (peach, guava, persimmon, lemon and orange), and expansive grounds for hosting an event, playing ball, gardening and pure relaxation. Convenient to hiking trails, golf courses and just minutes to Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s, Starbucks, restaurants, shops, Metro Gold Line station and easy freeway access, this gorgeous property offers tremendous potential and is the ultimate retreat.