1217 Forest Avenue
1217 Forest Avenue

1217 Forest Avenue

3 Beds 2 Baths 1,636 Sq.Ft.


Located in a popular tree-lined neighborhood adjacent to the iconic Rose Bowl, this immaculate one-story traditional is spacious and charming, and features a private, resort-like backyard with a gorgeous new pool, spa and landscaping. A newly-paved driveway and walkway lead guests to a cozy front porch shrouded by lush greenery and a formal entry hall with hardwood floors. The open and bright floorplan features a large living room warmed by a handsome fireplace and a picture bay window. The versatile dining room / family room is perfect for gatherings and opens to a remodeled cook's kitchen with Quartz counters, abundant wood cabinets and stainless steel appliances. A convenient washer-dryer alcove and a three-quarter bathroom are located by the kitchen and rear exit door. Three light-filled and spacious bedrooms plus a large remodeled full bathroom complete this sweet home. An entertainer's delight, the spectacular backyard boasts a covered porch and a large terrace surrounding an inviting pool and spa with Pebble Tec finish, framed by lush privacy hedges and trees. Perfect for hosting friends and family, this stunning outdoor entertaining area is the perfect place for gatherings large or small, alfresco dining and enjoying our beautiful California weather. A two-car garage with roll-up doors and a long, gated driveway adjoins. Other highlights of this special property include central air conditioning and heating, copper plumbing, updated electrical, a California basement, an attic with pull-down staircase, Pentair pool equipment and a newer composition roof. Just steps from the Rose Bowl, Brookside Golf Course, Aquatic Center, Old Town Pasadena shops and restaurants, and with convenient access to the 210, 134 and 110 freeways, this is indeed a 'home sweet home'!

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1217 Forest Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91103



Property Amenities

Laundry room Inside, Stacked
Fireplace Gas Starter, Living Room
Appliances Dishwasher, Gas Range, Gas Water Heater, Microwave, Refrigerator, Range Hood
Flooring Tile, Wood
Total Bedrooms: 3
Three-Quarter Bathrooms: 1
Full Bathrooms: 1
Other Interior Features Built-in Features, Open Floorplan, Pull Down Attic Stairs, Recessed Lighting, All Bedrooms Down, Bedroom on Main Level
Area & Lot
Lot Area 7,261 Sq.Ft.
Living area 1,636 Sq.Ft.
MLS® ID P1-6769
Year Built 1949
View Description Neighborhood,Pool
Architecture Styles Custom, Traditional
Type Residential
Status Sold
Stories 1
Pool Fenced, Filtered, Heated, In Ground, Pebble
Air conditioning Central Air
Heat type Central
Water Source Public
Garage Space 2
Security Features Carbon Monoxide Detector(s), Security Gate, Smoke Detector(s)
Sewer Public Sewer
Other Exterior Features Lighting, Rain Gutters, Covered, Open, Patio
Parking Concrete, Driveway Level, Door-Single, Electric Gate, Garage Faces Front, Garage, Garage Door Opener, Paved, Side By Side
Lot Features Lawn, Landscaped, Level, Near Park, Near Public Transit, Paved, Rectangular Lot, Sprinkler System, Street Level
Roof Composition
Utilities Cable Available, Electricity Connected, Natural Gas Connected, Sewer Connected, Water Connected
Sales Price $1,380,000

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