Completed in 1927 by noted architect Robert Ainsworth, AIA, this two-story Monterey Colonial estate has been completely updated and restored by its current owners.
The Monterey Colonial style is distinguished for its tile roof and second-floor balconies.
The five-bedroom home balances original period architectural elements with today’s modern conveniences resulting in a tranquil, sophisticated update to the original Bougher Estate.
Situated on almost an acre in prestigious estates area, this property is in a neighborhood among many architectural homes in the historic neighborhood of San Marino, which is located adjacent to Pasadena.
This home is perfectly sited allowing for usable front, rear and side yards.
A central brick courtyard with fountain and original Portuguese tile leads from the main house to the side and rear lawns.
French doors open out to the patio.
This classic estate is listed for $10.9 million with Brent Chang and Linda Chang of Compass.
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