This Marston & Mayberry Italian Revival is quintessential Pasadena

Located in the beautiful Huntington Library District, this Marston & Mayberry designed Italian Revival estate was originally built in 1928.

This Marston & Mayberry Italian Revival is quintessential Pasadena

Stunning old world architecture and craftsmanship have been married seamlessly through the years, with tasteful updates and modern amenities added in a whole house renovation. The spectacular grounds feature meticulous landscape design starting with the entry courtyard centered on a gorgeous limestone fountain imported from France.

This Marston & Mayberry Italian Revival is quintessential Pasadena

The formal entryway, with dramatic sconces and hidden closets, leads into a gracious formal living room with a stone fireplace flanked by french doors leading to a covered seating area lushly covered in bougainvillea. A jewel box library is lined with rich walnut bookshelves and an old world map of Italy covering the ceiling.

This Marston & Mayberry Italian Revival is quintessential Pasadena

The formal dining room has beautiful arched built-ins and connects directly to a large butler’s pantry. The spacious kitchen is the heart of the home with an informal dining area, a marble-topped island, limestone countertops, an imported Limestone hood and Wolf range/oven, a SubZero refrigerator, and a walk-in pantry. A 2,400-bottle wine cellar is downstairs from the kitchen.

This Marston & Mayberry Italian Revival is quintessential Pasadena

The downstairs rooms are connected by a gallery with four sets of Palladian doors that open to a dramatic exterior courtyard. Upstairs, the main bedroom enjoys a separate seating area, a large walk-in closet, and a beautiful main bathroom with a freestanding tub and marble topped vanities. Four additional bedrooms en-suite bedrooms, an additional office, and the laundry room complete the second floor.

This Marston & Mayberry Italian Revival is quintessential Pasadena

The center courtyard features a circular fountain and a large seating and dining areas and a built-in BBQ. The lush grassy lawn beckons to the gorgeous pool overlooked by an outdoor fireplace.

This Marston & Mayberry Italian Revival is quintessential Pasadena

The charming guest house is located just off of the pool area. With an outdoor dining area, a separate outdoor seating area, a living room/bedroom with vaulted ceilings, a kitchenette and a bathroom, this space can be used as both a pool house and a guest house.Additional amenities include a 900 square foot gym and half bath over the three car garage.

This Marston & Mayberry Italian Revival is quintessential Pasadena

This spectacular home and its incredible grounds are a historic treasure and quintessentially Pasadena. 1620 Lombardy, Pasadena is listed at $11,500,000 by Ted Clark and Heather Lillard.

 

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