The highest priced home sold in Pasadena last month was 1199 Chateau Rd. This Pasadena estate sold for $5,600,000 but was originally listed for $7,600,000. This property was previously listed twice without selling in 2014 and 2015. The third time was the charm, selling for cash in 47 days this past December. Interesting to note is that this home was purchased in 1962 for $85,000.
MLS remarks read: Gated French Chateau inspired estate nestled in a setting with commanding views of the Arroyo Seco, Annandale Golf Course and downtown Los Angeles. This stunning property was designed by noted architects Marston & Maybury and built concurrently with the same materials and craftsmen as the famed St Andrews Church in Pasadena. Filled with timeless architectural details including imported Italian marble, rich woods, ornate plaster details and crystal chandeliers, all built with Old World craftsmanship unparalleled in today’s construction. Enjoy gracious living in a warm and welcoming home featuring a thoughtful floor plan with spacious rooms appropriate for formal events and daily family life. Over two and half acres of vast lawns, flagstone terraces, spacious gardens and a stone BBQ.