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1130   Virginia Rd, San Marino, CA
The Bougher Estate  
1130 Virginia Rd, San Marino, CA

The Bougher Estate in San Marino, Robert Ainsworth, A.I.A, 1927. The estates architect, Wallace Neffs chief draftsman before opening his own office, is well noted for his plan for Pasadena City College and many other buildings of regional significance. Here, he carefully sited the structures on almost an acre in the estates section of San Marino. This rare offering shares its history and prestige with some of the most significant historic homes in Southern California. Sited amid lush surrounding gardens, the residence opens to an expansive central courtyard with fountain, leading to a full sized pool, spa, outdoor dining area with fireplace, built in grill and vegetable garden. Overlooking the pool is a separate multi-purpose building incorporating a media room, bedroom, office, changing room, baths, sauna, as well as a spacious beamed room with kitchen, bar, fireplace, grill and wood burning pizza oven, perfect for entertaining. Includes: 5 bedrooms, 7 baths, library, office, lounge area with French doors into the courtyard, 3 car garage, wine room and basement. The property is fully gated, private & secure. Here is a rare opportunity to own and luxuriate in one of San Marinos great estates. Approx 2,600 SF Guesthouse with above mentioned amenities not included in overall sq.ft.
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2120   Adair ST, SAN MARINO, CA
2120 Adair ST, SAN MARINO, CA

Designed by noted architect Garret Van Pelt Jr this Charming two-story Spanish style residence with hard to find courtyard and Juliet balcony is located in a premier San Marino neighborhood and features four en suite bedrooms, a large family room, a formal dining room, den/office, bonus room/playroom that could be fifth bedroom and a powder room. In addition, there is a gourmet kitchen that features stainless steel Thermador appliances including gas cook-top with grill, double oven, dishwasher and microwave. Also included is a newer Viking refrigerator/freezer. Upgrades include granite counters-tops, a center isle, marble flooring and custom cabinetry. In addition, there is a breakfast area and a breakfast bar. Truly designed with the cook in mind! Additional features, include a master bath with spa tub, granite counters-tops, marble flooring and dual vanity, dual central air units with nest thermostats, engineered wood flooring, a fireplace in the formal living room, upstairs laundry room, walk-in closets, crown molding, recessed lighting, custom wood blinds and architectural detail abounds. The other bathrooms features travertine flooring. The large lot of over ten thousand square feet features sports court, a two-car detached finished garage, roses and is ideal for enjoying the California outdoor lifestyle! The flexible floor plan is perfect for e
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1440   Park PL, SAN MARINO, CA
1440 Park PL, SAN MARINO, CA

Architect Edwin L. Westberg associated with Wallace Neff is credited with the design of this secluded gated Italian Villa in 1931. It was inspired by the 14th century Davanzati Palace in Florence, Italy. Built by The Foss Designing & Building Company, at the time a well-regarded and prolific local Construction firm. The current owners acquired the original plans from the Huntington Library and restored the estate to its original condition with the addition of modern amenities,gourmet kitchen, solar energy, security system with camera and intercom phone system, four zone central air conditioning and forced air heating and 400 Amp electrical service. The property is located overlooking Lacy Park with incredible views. There is a gym in the finished basement, sparkling pool and separate spa.
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1780   Lombardy RD, SAN MARINO, CA
1780 Lombardy RD, SAN MARINO, CA

~The H.L. Thompson House, Gordon Kaufmann, FAIA 1938~Anchoring San Marinos Architects Row, The HL Thompson House is Gordon Kaufmanns brilliant contribution to this select fellowship. A statement property, perhaps a response to George Washington Smiths Ostoff House and the Parker Toms Residence by Wallace Neff, the Thompson house is bold and impressive without compromise. Only Kaufmanns second Palladian estate, the property imposes its presence from first sight. Public rooms are oversized and grand, hand painted ceilings, a 30x40 drawing room with Italian marble fireplace, a dining room with wallpaper by Zuber & Cie and a walnut paneled library with hidden bar-room caused an article to declare, The most beautiful and tastefully furnished mansion you have ever seen. With the original grounds spanning the entire block, ending directly across from the extensive gardens of Henry and Arabella Huntington, Gordon Kaufmann, placed the Thompson House on the far North/East side allowing the Thompson gardens to flow directly into the Huntingtons, thereby creating the illusion of one continuous flowing sea of green. A monument to the Golden Age of architecture; an opportunity to experience the opulence and grandeur of the lifestyles whos participants were the founders of the institutions and cities that define Southern California today. *2BR/1BA g
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975   Orlando RD, SAN MARINO, CA
The Mrs James Skinner House  
975 Orlando RD, SAN MARINO, CA

The Mrs James Skinner House, Wallace Neff, FAIAAcclaimed as one of Wallace Neffs finest works, The Mrs James Skinner House is located on a flat 1.8 ac parcel in San Marinos prime Estates Area. Built in 1929 for a Chicago widow whos husband had been a founder of Sears Roebuck, and later owned by JB Van Nuys, this fully gated palatial estate is a prime example of the Italian Period Revival style. Overscaled and grand in design, the 6 BR/9BA house proclaims all the splendor and prominence of the pre-depression Golden Age of architecture. Hand painted ceilings, marble floors, antique Baccarat crystal chandeliers, elaborate wrought iron balconies and banisters and a hand carved stone fountain accentuate the style and grace of the estate. Complementing these original characteristics, the property was extensively updated when it was the Pasadena Showcase House, which added modern conveniences and system upgrades. Together with 2BR guest-house, complete with full kitchen, 6-car garage, N/S lighted tennis court, 50 ft pool, formal gardens and front and rear auto gates, the Skinner House represents one of a few landmark estates in the San Marino / Pasadena area. *Detached 2BR Guesthouse w/full kitchen *Fully gated, automatic gates, front and rear *Partially finished basement with wine cellar *Chauffeurs quarters w/bath(currently gym) *50 lap pool w/au
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