Designed by John Andre Gougeon, AIA, a leading exponent of postwar minimalist architecture in So Cal who studied under Buff,Straub & Hensman. Perfectly situated in Pasadena's premier San Rafael neighborhood, this rare one-owner Post & Beam captures spectacular north & eastern views of the San Gabriel Mountains. W/approx. 2,883 sq. ft. (taped) on both the main & lower levels, this 4BR/3 BA home emphasizes the use of expansive glass & wood throughout & offers tremendous livability. The interior spaces are light-filled & open, blending the indoors & outdoors - perfect for enjoying California living at its best. The formal entry w/slate flooring, opens to the LR anchored by a stunning stone fireplace & access to a deck overlooking the sparkling salt water pool. The eat-in kitchen is spacious w/a center island, breakfast bar, walk-in pantry, laundry closet, skylights, & direct access to the carport. There are 3 well-proportioned BRs on the main level, w/ a master suite w/3/4 bath & dual vanity, abundant mirrored closets, built-ins, window seat, & access to a balcony. The lower level, with 981 sq. ft. (taped) is part of the original design, features a spacious Madmen style family room w/a custom tiki bar, storage, & multiple glass doors leading to the pool, patios, & flat grassy area w/fruit trees.There is also a 3/4 bath w/dressing area, a 4th BR or den/office, & craft room. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity so don't miss this home and make it 'Where Your Home Happens.'