Last month, April 2015 the most expensive La Canada luxury home sale was 4725 Hillard Ave. which sold to a cash buyer for $3,600,000. The seller’s purchased this luxury home in 2003 for $2.3m at which time the MLS remarks read:
Known to be one of the most exquisite estates north of Foothill Blvd., this grand Tuscany boasts 5bdrms and 41/2 baths, full guest house, and beautifully landscaped yard with beach entry pool. Each room is magnificently detailed with quality and style. Built in 2001. Approx. 5,400 sq.ft. of living space (per builder) and approx. 20,000 sq.ft. of land.
The MLS remarks for the recent $3.6 m sale read: This two-story architectural estate with Mediterranean influences is elegantly situated behind a privacy gate & offers 4,913 sq. ft. in the main house, & 652 sq. ft. in the guest house. An attractive entry opens to a step down formal living room with fireplace. Across from the living room is the spacious formal dining room. The heart of the home is the chef’s kitchen with an island, top of the line appliances, butler’s pantry & breakfast area. The adjacent family room opens to the covered patio for extended outdoor living. A office/bedroom suite, powder bath, & laundry room complete the main level. A sweeping staircase leads to the upper level with 4 bedrooms including a master suite with a private balcony & walk-in closet. A hallway leads to 3 bedrooms, two of which share a full bath, & one bedroom suite. A guest house studio offers a full bath & kitchenette. Backyard features a pool/spa, fireplace, built-in barbeque. Connected to sewers on bond. Award winning La Canada Schools.