65 S San Rafael Avenue

65 S San Rafael Avenue

65 S San Rafael Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91105

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!



5,411 Sq.Ft. LIVING AREA

0.8 Acres lot

Brad Alewine

Brad Alewine

Features & Amenities


  • total bedrooms6
  • Total bathrooms7
  • full bathrooms4
  • three quarter bathroom1
  • half bathrooms2
  • Laundry room Electric Dryer Hookup, Gas Dryer Hookup, Inside, Laundry Room
  • Flooring Carpet, Stone, Tile, Wood
  • Fireplace Family Room, Gas, Gas Starter, Living Room, Masonry, Wood Burning
  • APPLIANCES 6 Burner Stove, Convection Oven, Double Oven, Dishwasher, Exhaust Fan, Electric Oven, Freezer, Disposal, Gas Range, Indoor Grill, Microwave, Refrigerator, Range Hood, Water To Refrigerator, Water Heater
  • other interior Features Beamed Ceilings, Built-in Features, Balcony, Crown Molding, Granite Counters, High Ceilings, In-Law Floorplan, Multiple Staircases, Pantry, Recessed Lighting, Attic, Bedroom on Main Level, Dressing Area, Entrance Foyer, Jack and Jill Bath, Utility Room, Walk-In Pantry, Walk-In Closet(s)

Area & Lot

  • Status Sold
  • Living Area5,411 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Area0.8 Acres
  • MLS® IDIV21000406
  • TypeResidential
  • YEAR BUILT1927
  • Architecture StylesCustom, English, Tudor
  • View DescriptionNeighborhood, Pool, Trees/Woods
  • High SchoolPasadena Unified


  • Garage Space2
  • water SourcePublic
  • utilitiesCable Connected, Electricity Connected, Natural Gas Connected, Phone Connected, Sewer Connected, Water Connected
  • PoolFiltered, Gunite, Heated, In Ground, Pebble, Private, Waterfall
  • roofSlate, Synthetic
  • lot features0-1 Unit/Acre, Back Yard, Corner Lot, Corners Marked, Front Yard, Sprinklers In Rear, Sprinklers In Front, Irregular Lot, Lawn, Landscaped, Secluded, Sprinklers Timer, Sprinklers On Side, Sprinkler System, Street Level, Walkstreet, Yard
  • parkingConcrete, Direct Access, Driveway Level, Door-Single, Driveway, Electric Gate, Garage, Garage Faces Side
  • HEAT TYPECentral, Forced Air, Natural Gas, Zoned
  • AIR CONDITIONINGCentral Air, Electric, Zoned
  • sewerPublic Sewer
  • SubstructureFrame, Plaster, Stucco
  • HOA AmenitiesGutter(s), Storm Drain(s), Street Lights, Suburban
  • security FeaturesSecurity System, Security Gate, Smoke Detector(s)
  • other exterior FeaturesConcrete, Front Porch, Lanai, Open, Patio, Rooftop, Stone, Terrace


  • Sales Price$3,475,000
  • Zoning PSR4

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