Tour an ‘Academy Award-Winning’ home – the house from La La Land, Beaches, and more

Among the palm-lined roads of South Arroyo, Pasadena, a great Tudor Revival-style mansion showcases a bygone era. It’s, therefore, unsurprising that company directors across this century and last have selected the home because the backdrop for numerous films through the decades.

Further to those Hollywood blockbusters, the estate was utilized later for Who’s That Girl and sometimes fortunate television screens in Mad Men, Parks and Entertainment, and also the legendary detective series Columbo. A complete complete listing of the property’s filmography are available here.

The stately British Tudor Revival style home was built in 1920 by architects Sylvanus Boardman Marson and Garrett Van Pelt, who’re celebrated for his or her signature traditional qualities within the Pasadena area. All 7,479 square ft from the chandelier-filled kingdom pays homage to the glamorous heritage – through its eight elegant bedrooms, seven bathrooms, and grand wooden-kissed kitchen.

Notable features incorporate a spacious gym, children’s playroom, along with a media room since this is Academy-approved, in the end. There’s also a luxuriant statement sweeping staircase running with the heart from the property. Meanwhile, remains of the previous century survive in the stained glass home windows and have hearth mantlepieces.

Your garden, which offered because the setting of Laura and Harry’s engagement party in La La Land, is simply as elegant, using its emerald pool, verdant lawn, and classy secret sidebar hidden in the spare room.

The Fir.96-acre estate is presently listed for $8,495,000 with Sally Forster Johnson & Joshua Cruz of Compass. Within their discussion of the house, Joshua recognized the timeless aesthetic from the architectural splendor, discussing: ‘Although I appreciate a few of the new construction around La, our city, and particularly Pasadena has this type of storied past with significant architecture.’

He continues: ‘From the California Builder to mid-century or Spanish style homes, that classic architecture will be timeless and resonate with buyers. A global-class property such as this with your a wealthy history could be something you realized to locate around the New England. That’s something which will resonate using the national and worldwide buyers visiting our city.’

‘Although significant Architectural Qualities will invariably come with an audience, recently we might be seeing a backlash to a lot similarity within the newer construction. That reveals another audience with unique qualities such as this one. Particularly with magnificent grounds,’ Joshua adds.

‘The incredible grounds and compound-like nature from the estate. With moving lawns, soaring trees, patios, gardens, and stunning pools, you’ve all you need in the privacy & comfort of your house. Unlike many homes available on the market, 880 La Loma is wealthy ever. You are feeling the soul and character through every feature. It is a prominent, world-class property that will attract discerning buyers,’ states Sally.

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