Originally built in 1949, this Pasadena residence was reimagined as a New England Colonial by architect Christopher Ward in 2013. Standing on half an acre in the Langham Hotel area, the stately home is characterized by bright, light-filled rooms, handsome wood paneling and built-ins. Large French doors in the formal living areas open onto landscaped grounds with a pool and entertainer’s patio.
Location: 905 Hillcrest Place, Pasadena, 91106
Asking price: $7.78 million
Year built: 1949
Architects: Christopher Ward
House size: 5,390 square feet, five bedrooms, five bathrooms
Lot size: 0.49 acres
Features: Detailed molding, French doors, paneled ceilings, hardwood flooring, built-ins, library, loggia, formal living room, dining room, updated kitchen, two master suites, pool, pool house, outdoor entertainment center, outdoor kitchen
About the area: There are 99 homes for sale in the 91106 ZIP Code at an average price of $527 per square foot, according to Realtor.com. The average sale price in that area over the last 60 days is about $904,000.
Agent: Maureen Hollingsworth, 626-396-3904, Sotheby’s International Realty