1199 Chateau Road, Pasadena  

Offered at $6,630,000

Built: 1930

Home: 9,861 sf (assessor)


Lot: 2.59 acres (assessor)

Bedrooms:  7

Bathrooms: 7

Chauffeur’s Quarters: bedroom, bath & kitchen

A gently winding drive leads to this gated French Chateau inspired estate nestled in a serene setting with commanding views of the Arroyo Seco, Annandale Golf Course and downtown Los Angeles.  This stunning property was designed by noted architects Marston & Maybury and built concurrently with the same materials and craftsmen as the famed St Andrews Church in Pasadena.  Filled with timeless architectural details including imported Italian marble, rich woods, ornate plaster details and crystal chandeliers, all built with Old World craftsmanship unparalleled in today’s construction. Enjoy gracious living in a warm and welcoming home featuring a thoughtful floor plan with spacious rooms appropriate for formal events and daily family life. Over two and half acres of vast lawns, flagstone terraces, spacious gardens and a stone BBQ house provide the perfect setting for entertaining on a grand scale.

Highlights include:

*Belgian cobblestone courtyard

*Dramatic entry with sweeping hand-chiseled solid marble staircase

*Library with floor to ceiling walnut paneling & hidden Prohibition Era bar

*Lower level “speakeasy” with hand painted murals hiding secret bar & wine room

*Otis elevator servicing first/second floors and lower level game room

*Attic with over 700 sf of storage space