Nestled in one of Pasadena's most idyllic neighborhoods and on a coveted one-block-long treelined street known for its beautifully preserved architecture, gorgeous mountain views, side walks, old fashioned lamp posts, and friendly neighbors. Built in 1934, and loved and enjoyed over the years by only 3 families, 850 Adelaide Drive offers stunning craftsmanship and a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity not to be missed. This Traditional style bungalow charmer features 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, and a 327 square foot (taped) basement bonus space. Many of the homes' original details have been preserved, including; gleaming hardwood floors with parquet inlay, crown molding, wood sash windows, doors, and hardware. In addition, there is a cheery south facing kitchen w/ attached breakfast room, a separate laundry room, and a covered front porch - the perfect place to enjoy your early morning cup of coffee or a good book.
The floor plan of the home is bright and airy and highlights a spacious living room anchored by a wood burning fireplace & mantel flanked by original built-in cabinetry & enhanced glass shelving and beautiful windows offering views out to the front and side gardens. The formal dining room, with a wall of windows, leads to a private side covered patio through a French door. There are 3 well-proportioned bedrooms, including a primary bedroom with direct access to the private rear yard complete w/ an expansive covered deck.
Additional amenities on the property include; a hallway full bath, a 3/4 ensuite bath, French doors, sconces, forced heat & AC, Post security system, spacious attic, mature landscaping, fig & Meyer lemon trees, and a detached 2-car garage.
Located close to the East Washington Village, Roseways bike path, the Metro Gold Line, Hastings Ranch shopping, Victory Park Saturday Farmers' Market, Alice's Dog Park, and a multitude of restaurants, coffee houses, ethnic groceries, and terrific private and public schools. Don't miss this home and make it 'Where Your Home Happens.'