PASADENA- HISTORIC SAN RAFAEL- THE JOHN BACON RESIDENCE- Built in 1927 and expertly maintained and updated to reflect current living standards; This magnificent example of English Country Architecture sits as anchor to one of Pasadena's most prestigious streets! Designed by Sylvanus Marston of the noteworthy Pasadena Architectural firm of Marston, Van Pelt and Maybury, this grand 6 bedroom 7 bath home is privately enveloped by the mature landscape of its nearly one acre gate guarded setting. Dramatic interior living spaces are highlighted by expansive rooms emanating from the foyer and all possessing unique and period finishes perfectly preserving an era of architectural splendor and patina nearly impossible to reproduce. Separate formal living and dining rooms; Study with original walk-in vault; Large island kitchen re-mastered to today's conveniences with adjoining family room, butler's pantry and breakfast room; Interior laundry and service rooms; The private family quarters of the second floor contains 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and a "playroom". The house is set thoughtfully in the center of the site and is accented by the mature landscape, specimen quality century old trees and beautiful pebble surface free-form swimming pool and spa! Reside in a piece of history just a short stroll over the Historic Colorado Street Bridge to Old Town Pasadena and all of the amenities of the world class city!