Listed by Matty Hurtado with Coldwell Banker Realty

1324 Gates Place

South Pasadena, CA, 91030


$603 per ft²
$603 per ft²
 - For Sale
5 Beds
6 Baths
5,795 ft²
Built 1925
A truly stunning home like no other! This magnificent French Chateau-inspired South Pasadena Estate is perfectly placed to command sweeping landmark & mountain views! From its dramatic facade to the gorgeous interior's 8 decorative fireplaces, intricate brickwork is on display across this remarkable 1925-built home. Natural light spills through the glass ceiling in the atrium-like foyer with a water fountain & expansive windows throughout that capture breathtaking panoramas, including the Colorado Street Bridge & the San Gabriel Mountains. Beautiful white oak hardwood flooring, striking built-ins, coved ceilings, picture rails & impeccable millwork adorn the formal gathering areas on the main level which include a formal entry, spacious formal living room with a private lookout balcony & picture windows, a study with vintage built- ins, an elegant formal dining room with parquet floors & French door faux balconies & a guest bath. While retaining unique old-world elements, the kitchen was beautifully remodeled with high end appliances, custom cabinetry, Carrera marble counters & center island, large pantry, two pairs of French doors, and easy access to your very private patio, walking paths, and waterfall w/lush landscaping. Unwind in the top level featuring 4 bedrooms, 2 of which are ensuite with spacious closets. The bedrooms are separated by a square mezzanine balcony w/ skylight above & wrought iron rail with views down to the foyer, kitchen & formal gathering areas of the house. An office/sitting room, two beautiful bathrooms, & more electrifying views round out the bedroom level. The lower level serves as this Estate's grand entertainment space complete with a great/family room, grand Ballroom with eight sets of original French doors leading out to a large balcony, your own private bar, cedar lined wine cellar, laundry room & a full guest bath. Offering income-generating and extended family potential, this property sits on nearly one half acre and showcases a private lower-artist's studio with 3/4 bath as well as an enchanting guest house above the garage w/ open floor plan, 1 bedroom, slate floors, skylights, charming kitchen, full bath, & pot belly gas fireplace. South Pasadena is known for its top rated schools, award winning Farmer's Market, horse stables, trails, golf course, hiking trails, shops & restaurants & so much more! Owners are licensed Realtors.

Interior Features

Kitchen Appliances
Dishwasher, Free-Standing Range, Gas Range, Ice Maker, Refrigerator, Range Hood, Water To Refrigerator, Water Heater
Total Bedrooms
Full Bathrooms
Half Bathrooms
3/4 Bathrooms
Interior Features
Built-in Features, Brick Walls, Balcony, Chair Rail, Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Molding, High Ceilings, Pantry, Paneling/Wainscoting, Quartz Counters, Stone Counters, Recessed Lighting, Storage, Bar, Wood Product Walls, Atrium, Entrance Foyer, Multiple Master Suites, Walk-In Pantry, Wine Cellar, Walk-In Closet(s)
Laundry Description
Washer Hookup, Inside, Laundry Room, Stacked, Upper Level
Floor Description
Concrete, Stone, Tile, Wood
Decorative, Dining Room, Family Room, Guest Accommodations, Library, Living Room, Master Bedroom, See Remarks, Recreation Room
Central Air, Dual, Gas, High Efficiency
Central, Natural Gas

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size
0.48 acres lot
Exterior Features
Brick, Concrete, Deck, Front Porch, Open, Patio, Porch, See Remarks, Terrace, Guest House
Architectural Style
Lot Details
Back Yard, Drip Irrigation/Bubblers, Front Yard, Sprinklers In Rear, Sprinklers In Front, Irregular Lot, Landscaped, Secluded, Sprinklers Timer, Sprinklers On Side, Sprinkler System, Sloped Up, Yard
Composition, Copper, Flat, Mansard, Mixed, Reflective
Public Sewer, Sewer Tap Paid

School Information

High School
South Pasadena
Middle/Jr High
South Pasadena
Elementary School
Arroyo Vista

Other Property Details

Area Name
658 - So. Pasadena
Association Amenities
Dog Park, Golf, Gutter(s), Stable(s), Park, Street Lights
Garage Spaces
Door-Multi, Driveway, Garage, Garage Door Opener, Other, Paved, Private, Side By Side, Tandem, Uncovered
Parking Total
Los Angeles
Cable Available, Electricity Available, Natural Gas Connected, Phone Available, Sewer Connected, Water Available, Water Connected
Water Source
Pool Description
Total Stories
Buyer Agency Compensation

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