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Home of the Day: a French Revival in Pasadena

Home of the Day: a French Revival-style residence in Pasadena's Oak Knoll

Formal gardens and intimate outdoor spaces lie hidden behind tall hedges on the grounds of this French Revival-style residence found in Pasadena’s Oak Knoll neighborhood. Built in 1922, interiors balance modern conveniences with an Old World aesthetic that includes original custom finishes, hardwood and marble flooring. A sun room with delicate coffered ceilings and a checkered floor, a garden room and a reflection pool are among the notable features.

Location: 1241 South Oak Knoll Ave., Pasadena, 91106

Asking price: $3.25 million

Year built: 1922

House size: 3,742 square feet, four bedrooms, four bathrooms

Lot size: 0.29 acres

Features: Detailed molding, hardwood flooring, updated kitchen, butler’s pantry, grand staircase, library, living room, dining room, sun room, garage apartment, motor court, formal gardens, fountains, terrace, pool

About the area: There were 75 homes sold in the 91106 ZIP Code over the last 90 days at a median sale price of $510,000, according to Redfin. The median list price in that area is $619,000.

Agent: Susan C. Mohr, 626-696-4816, Partners Trust Real Estate Brokerage and Acquisitions

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