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Pasadena California Bungalow Homes for Sale

Pasadena is known for a variety of architectural styles including modern and character homes.

Pasadena bungalow examplePasadena is known for many historic neighborhoods.  One of the more well known is Bungalow Heaven.  You will also be able to find many examples of California Bungalows in Historic Highlands and Garfield Heights.

Most people don't realize this, but many of the original bungalows were built out of a box using a Sears kit.

Many of these wonderful homes cost around $1,000 and were delivered to Californians eager to build the low-slung, often single-story homes with the deep verandas and overhanging eaves that protect them form California's powerful sunshine.

Bungalows are very convenient for the homeowner in that all living areas are on a single story and there are no stairs. A bungalow is well suited to persons with impaired mobility, such as the elderly or those in wheelchairs. 

With bungalows, strategically planted trees and shrubs are usually sufficient to block the view of neighbors. 

Bungalows are 1 or 1½ story houses, with sloping roofs and eaves with unenclosed rafters, and typically feature a gable (or an attic vent designed to look like one) over the main portion of the house. Ideally, bungalows are horizontal in massing, and are integrated with the earth by use of local materials and transitional plantings. This helps create the signature look most people associate with the California Bungalow.

See some examples of currently available California bungalows for sale below.

Newest Bungalow/California Homes For Sale

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$849,000

626 Palisade, Pasadena

Welcome to 626 Palisade! No need to preview this staged property. Brand new gated top shelf custom home on a huge park like lot. Downstairs you will find an open spacious...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS SB14245987

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$849,900

61 South Oak, Pasadena

Location, Location, Location!! Close to everything, Caltech, Pasadena City College, Old Towne, Shopping and Restaurants. This wonderfully remodeled Traditional 1923 Bui...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS OC14241564

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$817,900

88 Arlington, Pasadena

Fannie Mae HomePath. Absolutely Gorgeous Southwest Pasadena Home! This Home Is in an Excellent Neighborhood! Large Living Room with Fireplace. Marble kitchen counter tops...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS 314033247

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$459,900

847 Merrett, Pasadena

This move-in ready home has been completely Remodeled with a NEW kitchen including designer Carrara Marble countertops, New cabinets and Stainless Steel Appliances. You w...

  • Beds 2
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS OC14237134

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$519,000

1642 North Los Robles, Pasadena

Price Reduction! This Impeccable custom built Craftsman Bungalow built in 1911 has been maintained with tender loving care. The original interior wood shines beautifully....

  • Beds 2
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS SR14178253

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$607,900

275 West Montana, Pasadena

Fannie Mae HomePath. Absolutely Gorgeous Northwest Pasadena Home! This single-story home features four bedrooms (one is open to the family room, it could be used as an of...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS 314032984

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$489,000

291 North Garfield, Pasadena

This is the most adorable little bungalow home you will ever see. No need for a car when you live here. Just a stone's throw to Pasadena Old Town with shops and restaur...

  • Beds 2
  • Baths 1.0
  • MLS AR14230477

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$475,000

175 Madre, Pasadena

Back on the market!!! Bank directed new approved sales price. Located in a desireable area of pasadena between colorado blvd & del mar. Great potential for rental or owne...

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  • MLS CV13224985

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$375,000

1128 South Lincoln, Pasadena

This is a nice quaint home located near Rose Bowl in Pasadena. Location is convenient to shopping, stores, eating, and Downtown LA...also Glendale and Arcadia areas to th...

  • Beds 2
  • Baths 1.0
  • MLS 14789263

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