October 2021 the most expensive home sold was 2360 Shields St. La Crescenta. This beautiful home was originally listed for $1,795,000 and sold in ten days for $2,000,000. Interesting to note the sellers purchased this home is 2020 for $1,487,000. But since their purchase they made numerous updates.
MLS Remarks for 2360 Shields St. La Crescenta read: Escape from the city to this 1937 remodeled Traditional home on a large lot in the desirable Briggs Terrace Neighborhood. This is only the second time in 20 years that the home has been on the market! This charming home features six bedrooms and three attractive full bathrooms. Many upgrades including new flooring and painting throughout the house. New landscaping in the front and rear yards, new exterior lighting, new irrigation system, remodeled kitchen and bathrooms, new security camera system and much more. There is a fully remodeled, delightful attached lower-level guest suite with a separate entrance. Additionally, there is a vintage 300 SF rustic cabin that can be used as a pool house and offers another place for gatherings. The Cabin is thought to pre-date the home.
Upon entering this appealing home, you are greeted by a large, open living/dining room combination that overlooks the lush backyard and pool. There is a sliding glass door leading to a delightful balcony to share a coffee or a glass of wine. The living room features a white brick fireplace that is also visible from the dining room. There are new attractive chandeliers in the bedrooms. There is a warm and cozy TV nook adjacent to the newly remodeled kitchen. Done with English kitchen style in mind, there is a new stainless steel, glass window top of the line LG refrigerator, a Kohler Chef’s faucet, new bronzed hardware, all new lighting, stainless double oven, stainless dishwasher and a new U-LINE ice machine. There is a center island with room for bar stools, and an electric cook top range. There is also a bright kitchen window box for growing fresh herbs.
Two bedrooms on the main level can be used as a his and hers offices. The large master bedroom has an updated master bath and two generous sized closets. The double doors in the master bedroom open to the gorgeous backyard. The backyard has a vegetable garden, a rose garden, over 10 different fruit trees, a newly planted grass area, a large pool area, gazebo and firepit. There is a large bar near the pool that can be used to serve drinks during a pool side dinner, a covered patio for dining and plenty of room around the large pool. This is a special home with unique characteristics and many extras. This home is being marketed as an AS-IS Sale.