1380 Lombardy Road, Pasadena
Situated in a prestigious estate neighborhood by the renowned Huntington Library & Botanical Gardens, this prominent Monterey Colonial revival was designed by Pasadena’s most celebrated master architect, Reginald Johnson, as his very own personal residence. Retaining its timeless charm and original character, this architectural treasure has been lovingly maintained and updated over the decades, and features a comfortable floor plan with a step-down beamed living room, elegant formal dining room, a mahogany library, remodeled kitchen open to a fabulous family room, five spacious bedrooms, seven bathrooms, six fireplaces, a theater, wine cellar, gym, swimming pool, putting green and lovely original gardens by noted landscape architect, Katherine Bashford.
Perfect for outdoor enjoyment and entertaining, the sprawling grounds boasts lovely rose, azalea and camellia gardens, bricked patios and grassy lawn areas, framed by mature olive and plum trees. Adjacent to the sparking pool is a barbecue pavilion with fridge and fireplace, perfect for alfresco dining. Convenient to South Lake shops, markets and restaurants, Caltech, Polytechnic School, Huntington Library Gardens, Langham Huntington Hotel, and with easy access to downtown Los Angeles, west and east sides, this exceptional masterpiece is a rare gem for the most discerning buyer.