Stunning Pasadena property with architectural pedigree is full of character and charm. Built by prominent architects Marston & Van Pelt in 1929, this Spanish home has been well preserved and tastefully upgraded through the years. The professionally landscaped grounds are enhanced by water features near the entry and in the courtyard that sets the mood just right. The front entrance avoids all convention and is uniquely designed to enhance privacy as you enter from the side. Seamlessly blending old world charm with modern day amenities this home offers a formal 2-story entry, a step-down living room with fireplace, an elegant dining room, and a recently remodeled gourmet kitchen. Complete with a Sub-Zero refrigerator, 5 burner Wolf cooktop, large center island, stunning granite countertops, beautiful cabinetry, hidden laundry closet and direct access to the garage, this kitchen is the heart of the home. Off the kitchen, dining room, and living room sits a 920 square foot private outdoor courtyard with a partially covered section that creates an incredible outdoor living space which is perfect for entertaining. The first story also features 2 bedrooms (including master with en-suite bath), a powder room, and an office/den with access to a large California basement. Upstairs youll find another 2 bedrooms and a full bathroom. The large upstairs bedroom has a second fireplace and a small balcony overlooking the courtyard below. It also includes an adjacent 12X14 room which is ideal for a nursery, private office, or can be configured as a large master closet. Additional features include hardwood flooring throughout, original hardware, copper piping, newer insulation, foundation bolting, and 50AMP electric car charging outlet in garage. Dont miss this rare opportunity to own a modernized historical work of art!