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488 South San Rafael Avenue

Pasadena, CA 91105

6bed 3bath 4pt. baths 8,573sq ft $933 / sq ft SFR
Lot Size2.2acre Built1925 On site148days
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Designed by the renowned Southern CA architectural firm of Marston, Van Pelt & Maybury, this stunning Italian Revival estate is prominently sited high on the West bank of the Arroyo Seco, offering panoramic views of the Colorado Street bridge, Federal Court House with a San Gabriel mountains backdrop! A fifty foot gallery reception hall welcomes you to incredible high ceilings and rooms of enormous scale. Batchelder tile flooring and expansive hardwood floors lead you to rooms of floor-to-ceiling windows and French doors to surrounding patios and gardens. The reception hall leads to an intimate courtyard and loggia, connecting the North and South wings of the residence. Walnut coffered ceilings are featured in both the massive living room and dining room. The library features a masterfully carved, corner cast stone fireplace, dramatic arched windows and built-in bookcases. The dining room offers dramatic Arroyo views through high-arched windows and an intricately carved fireplace mantel. The main staircase features cast stone Italian Revival columns and recessed arched leaded windows lead you to the private bedroom suites on the second level. The lower level has the flexibility of being an extend family quarters with kitchen, fireplace and entrance
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MLS #316005058 , Listed on 05/02/16 by RAY HAYES, License# 00919767, DILBECK REAL ESTATE
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MLS Listing Information for 488 South San Rafael Avenue

Interior Features


  • Individual Room


  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Built-in Gas
  • Granite Counters


  • 2 Master Bedrooms
  • Master Retreat
  • Master Suite


  • In Library
  • In Den
  • In Living Room
  • In Dining Room
  • Wood

Dining Room

  • Breakfast Room
  • Formal Dining Room
  • Dining Room

Misc. Rooms

  • Den
  • Library
  • Den/Office
  • Garage Apartment
  • Guest/Maid's Quarters
  • Office
  • Utility Room
  • Wine Tasting
  • Billiard Room

Floor Coverings

  • Hardwood
  • Stone Tile

Family Room

  • Family Room

Exterior Features


  • 3 Garage Spaces
  • Circular Driveway
  • Garage - Three Door
  • Detached Garage
  • Parking Space

Roof Type

  • Spanish Clay Tile

Lot Size

  • 2.2 Acres


  • Mountain View
  • Bridge
  • Canyon
  • Tree Top
  • Trees / Woods

Stories Desc.

  • Three or More Levels

Pool Type

  • Tile
  • In Ground


  • Block Wall Fence
  • Wrought Iron Fence
  • Deck(s)
  • Open Patio
  • Rock Patio
  • Stone Patio



  • Natural Gas
  • Forced Air


  • In
  • Connected & Paid


  • Central A/C
  • Zoned A/C


  • District/Public

Condo Features

Building Description

  • Balcony
  • High Ceilings (9 Feet+)

Additional Information


  • Los Angeles


  • 2 Staircases
  • 9 Foot Ceilings
  • Entry TV
  • High Ceilings (9 Feet+)

Cross Street

  • S/nithsdale And N/la Loma

Land Lease Type

  • Fee

Listing Agent

  • License# 00919767 (Lic. #00919767)

Property Sub-type

  • Single Family

Handicap Features.

  • Elevator


  • 0


  • PSR1

Originating MLS


Tract or Subdivision

  • Na647

Energy Features

  • Double Door Entry
  • French Doors

Land Lease Fee (Yearly)

  • 0

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Price History for 488 South San Rafael Avenue

Date Event Price Source
05/02/16 New Listing $7,995,000 CARETS
07/30/12 Sale $5,330,000 Public Records
06/28/90 Sale $3,000,000 Public Records

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Public Record Information for 488 S San Rafael Ave

Beds 6
Full Baths 5
Partial Baths 0
Property Type Single Family Residence
Sq. Ft. 8573
Lot Size 96464
Year Built 1925
FIPS 06037
APN 5714031002
Source Public Records

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This 6 bedroom, 7 bathroom Single Family home for sale in Pasadena, CA is currently listed for $7,995,000. Featuring a lot size of 2.2 Acres, 488 South San Rafael Avenue was built in 1925 and has been on ERA.com for 148 days.

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