114 Los Altos Drive, Pasadena, CA 91105

$10,800,000
10
BD
12
BA
10,082
SqFt
List Price
$10,800,000
Status
ACTIVE
MLS#
P1-17164
Year Built
1929
Bedrooms
10
Bathrooms
12
Living Sq. Ft
10,082
Lot Size
73,600
Acres
1.69
Lot Location
Back Yard, Cul-De-Sac, Sloped Down, Front Yard, Garden, Lawn, Lot Over 40000 Sqft, Landscaped, Near Park, Rectangular Lot, Secluded, Sprinkler System, Street Level, Trees, Yard
Days on Market
44
Property Type
Single Family Residential
Style
Custom, Mediterranean, Other, Spanish
Property Sub Type
Single Family Residence
Stories
Two Levels
Neighborhood
Other

Property Description

The 1920s was the Golden Age for Southern California architecture and an era of unprecedented wealth, where opulent mansions were built in spectacular locations. Famed architect Wallace Neff created one such masterpiece in1928, The Charles H Thorne House, an exceptional Spanish Colonial revival for the chairman of retail giant Montgomery Ward. Perched on a majestic 1.7-acre view knoll overlooking the San Gabriel Mountains & Valley, this magnificent estate sits on a private gated lane in the exclusive Los Altos neighborhood, across from Annandale Golf Club & minutes from DTLA & the West side. Lovingly restored by its owners of 50 years, Neff masterfully crafted this lavish view home around a romantic central courtyard with flowering bougainvillea & fountain, inspired by the Mission San Juan Capistrano. With its thick arched walls, intricate grillwork, carved doors, ornate fixtures & patterned tiles, this gated oasis features a versatile floorplan with grand public rooms, 3 fireplaces, a stunning LR boasting 20' tall beamed ceilings, a dramatic DR, cozy den. comfortable library, spacious chef's kitchen, ten BRs, remodeled BAs, refinished wood floors, newer HVAC, copper plumbing, guest quarters & much more. Enjoy breathtaking views of glorious sunrises, sunsets & changing vistas from this magical oasis! Featured in several books & publications, and eligible for listing in the National Register of Historic Places, this treasured Wallace Neff gem awaits its next lucky custodian.

Additional Information

HOA
4500
Frequency
Annually
Association Amenities
Maintenance Grounds, Management, Security
Other Buildings
Guest House, Storage
Appliances
Barbecue, Double Oven, Dishwasher, Free-Standing Range, Gas Range, Refrigerator, Range Hood, Tankless Water Heater, Dryer, Sump Pump, Washer
Pool Description
None
Fireplace Description
Den, Gas Starter, Living Room, Primary Bedroom, Raised Hearth
Heat
Central, Forced Air, Zoned
Cooling
Yes
Cooling Description
Central Air, Zoned
View
Bridge(s), City Lights, Courtyard, Canyon, Landmark, Mountain(s), Neighborhood, Panoramic, Valley, Trees/Woods
Exterior Construction
Concrete, Plaster, Stucco
Patio
Concrete, Covered, Open, Patio, Porch, Screened, Terrace, Tile
Roof
Spanish Tile
Garage Spaces Total
4
Sewer
Public Sewer, Sewer Tap Paid
Water
Public
Interior Features
Beamed Ceilings, Built-in Features, Balcony, High Ceilings, In-Law Floorplan, Multiple Staircases, Pantry, Recessed Lighting, Storage, Attic, Bedroom on Main Level, Dressing Area, Entrance Foyer, Main Level Primary, Multiple Primary Suites, Primary Suite, Utility Room, Walk-In Pantry, Wine Cellar, Walk-In Closet(s)
Attached Structure
Detached

Listing courtesy of Listing Agent: Carol Chua (carol@coldwellbanker.com) from Listing Office: Coldwell Banker Realty.

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