The beautiful Fairbanks residence designed by J. Lawrence Stimson in South Pasadena – Pasadena Weekend
The Fairbanks Home was designed and constructed by J. Lawrence Stimson in 1908, and is an early instance of what turned his hallmark of stately properties with fantastically executed particulars and the best supplies. The property was initially offered in 1909 to Charles Warren Fairbanks, Vice President of Theodore Roosevelt, and was most lately owned by Dr. Gil Victor Anderson, America’s first professor of emergency medication. Set on simply over half an acre within the coronary heart of the Oaklawn Tract – well-known for its entrance flanked by the historic Greene & Greene stone gates – it’s now in the marketplace for the primary time in sixty years.
The welcoming, light-filled ground plan is elegantly proportioned and related to immediately’s way of life, with a dramatic entrance and grand staircase setting the tone for relaxed household residing and lavish entertaining. Advanced geometry and harmonious union of complicated kinds create an interwoven mix for every public area. The lounge is anchored by a dramatic fire the place extensive home windows move to the ground and provide sunny southern publicity.
The library options mahogany wall brackets and a mantle over the hearth, whereas the formal eating room is adorned with a curvy rail and star fire bordered by book-matched flame-patterned panels surrounding inexperienced Grueby tiles. The yard, accessed by means of a formidable set of glass doorways and a wall of home windows, overlooks the manicured courtyard.
The spacious eating kitchen gives a number of work areas and is designed to accommodate large-scale occasions with two meals preparation areas. Moreover, two bogs, an outsized laundry room, and an adjoining butler’s pantry full the principle ground.
Six bedrooms, together with a stunning major suite, and 4 bogs span the second ground, with full of life units of home windows and ample closets all through. A west-facing sunroom fills the steps with daylight and is properly suited to use as an workplace or video games room. A full attic and huge basement, with over 2,400 extra sq. toes, present ample storage and growth potential.
Noteworthy facilities embody an elevator, newly refinished oak and maple flooring, wealthy moldings, unique wooden home windows, clapboard and plaster partitions, new exterior paint, and a revised basis.
In again, a large driveway results in a three-car indifferent storage, with a carport and workshop, plus a pickleball/sport court docket. Fruit bushes, mature specimens and tall hedges mix to offer privateness and an intimate really feel on a road recognized for its architecturally important residences.
It is a once-in-a-generation alternative to personal an exquisite Craftsman property in a main location and with award-winning South Pasadena faculties.
Sq. toes: 5814 sq. toes
Land dimension: 23,795 sq. toes
12 months of development: 1908
Provided for $4,200,000
To take a digital tour of the property, go to www.217Oaklawn.com.
For extra info please contact:
Catherine “Tink” Cheney
Makes a speciality of luxurious actual property
Coldwell Banker Actual Property
388 Southlake Road, Pasadena CA 91101
Mobile phone: (626) 233-2938
Workplace: (626) 356-8129
Fax: (626) 440-0455
Steve and Lisa Hossler
Coldwell Banker Actual Property
Calligraphy LLC #00840777 and #01399982
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