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Mid-Century Modern, Zen Hideaway Hillside Home W/ Private View

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Last updated: 12/14/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Pasadena house description

There is a week minimum stay @ this Property........This Beautiful 1952 mid-century modern home, is located on the hillside in the Pasadena Rose Bowl area. The location is key. It is completely surrounded by nature and is unique in the privacy that it provides.

An Artist's Retreat; This is a rare gem of a home and truly provides a sense of peace and well being as you would find in worldwide retreats. It is a zen hideaway all your own to discover. It has two bedrooms and two newly renovated bathrooms and kitchen. The main floor overlooks and surrounds the original pool, which takes center stage, especially @ night when the turquoise blue glows and lights up the back yard. There is a cozy cabana off the poolside, which has three twin beds. There are two decks that are perched out over the canyon below. One covered balcony has a double bed. There is an original gas fireplace in the living room for cozy nights and floor to ceiling glass panel that make up half the room. Vienna wood floor and original Terrazzo Flooring throughout. This one must be viewed in person to receive the full effect. Sit on the balcony soaking up the sun, take a swim at your private modern tree-house. Do yoga or meditate in the quiet and serenity of the natural surroundings. Regain a sense of yourself and bask in the beauty of your private retreat.

This home is nestled within a private canyon in the Rose Bowl area of Pasadena, California. A short five minute drive from Old Town Pasadena for dining, shopping, movies, museums and groceries. It is a great base for exploring nearby Los Angeles and just far away enough to get lost in the serenity of the natural landscape that surrounds this beautiful zen Hideaway. The house is designed around a refreshing vintage pool. Beds are situated on the covered balconies to sleep under the stars and be one with nature as if in a modern tree-house. Due to the traquility of nature set in a wonderfully private neighborhood that surrounds together with respect for the neighbors there are to be no parties at this home. This home is for those who come to soak in the beauty which surrounds both outdoors as well as from inside this home. A zen base from where to regain your senses.

Please View the Video to feel the essence of this Zen Hideaway....... Peace.


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Here's the latest Review ......
Five Stars,'Secluded Luxury' , August 8, 2011By Elmer Marx (Juneau, Alaska USA)
Our family of four stayed in this beautiful home for a week of R and R. Although it is located less than five minutes from Old Town Pasadena, the house has an isolated feel. There are no close neighbors within view. Our two children loved the pool and enjoyed the trails and wildlife on the property. We spotted a mother and baby dear, a falcon, and numerous rabbits from the upper sleeping balcony. The home is tastefully and artistically decorated and has a wonderful, open floor plan with plenty of light and warmth. We would certainly return to this delightful home. The house is located close to Hollywood, Universal Studios, the LA Zoo, Eaton Canyon and other attractions. Old Town Pasadena has great shopping, theaters and dining. We enjoyed the Gold Class Cinema where we were served dinner with the movie. We recommend this house to all.

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Please use caution when using fire or matches...we are located in a fire zone..Thank you....moreless

          • Not Suitable For Children:

            The Pool is the main concern here....moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            Extra deposit fee of $250.00 requested for Pets traveling with guests....moreless

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Bedroom 2

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          • Sleeping Porch

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          • King size beds (1) In Master Bedroom, Queen size Beds (1) A Unique Round Queen Bed in Guestroom, Double Beds (1) On the sleeping Porch, Twin or Single Beds (2) In Cabana, Poolside...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Entertainment

          • DVD Player
          • Music Library:

            Bring your own music library on your ipod to utilize the two ipod docks available....moreless

          • Satellite / Cable
          • Stereo

          Attractions

          • Arboretum
          • Botanical Garden
          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Restaurants
          • Zoo

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Fitness Center
          • Groceries
          • Hospital
          • Laundromat
          • Massage Therapist
          • Medical Services

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Bird Watching
          • Horseback Riding
          • Outlet Shopping
          • Photography
          • Scenic Drives
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

          • Golf Course View:

            As seen from top of the hill...located in the hillside of Linda Vista Neighborhood near to the Rose Bowl....moreless

          • Mountain View:

            Private Canyon view is all yours... Watch the deer and other wildlife up close and personal, right from the comfort of the home and covered balcony decks....moreless

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cycling
          • Equestrian Events
          • Golf
          • Hiking
          • Mountain Biking
          • Mountain Climbing
          • Swimming

          General

          • Air Conditioning
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Gas Fireplace
          • Linens Provided
          • Washing Machine
          • Wireless Internet:

            bring your computer and connect to the world in the comfort of the treehouse....moreless

          Kitchen

          • Cooking Utensils
          • Dishwasher
          • Ice Maker
          • Kitchen:

            High end amenities...Modern, Newly Renovated...moreless

          • Refrigerator

          Outside

          • Balcony
          • Deck / Patio
          • Lanai / Gazebo
          • Outdoor Grill

          Pool / Spa

          • Private Pool
          • Jetted Tub:

            Cozy for one or two people...very relaxing. An essential part of the treehouse experience. Located in the MBR....moreless

           

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          Nov 4 - Nov 3, 2015
          7 night min stay

          $3,500 $10,000
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          • Taxes Not included

          Cancellation policy:

          100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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          Location

          An Enchanted Forest Below...A short yet, steep steps to the Natural Landscape of The California Oak Forest which surrounds this property... You will discover The Newest Addition: 'The Floating Bed'. As showcased in the home of the future at Disneys's Epcot Hotel. It is a round king sized hammock style, rope suspended Floating Bed. It is suspended from a secure Oak Tree and rounds out The Treehouse Effect. Please view in phots......Come , Explore & Enjoy!

           

          Owner info

          Year Purchased: 2004

          About the owner: Hello... Thank you for your interest in my private retreat for your stay in the Los Angeles Area. After traveling the globe for 25 years, I have had the pleasure of experiencing the world's Best. From Castles to farm homes to thatched huts to a tent in the Sahara and this is the spot that has stopped me in my tracks of traveling. A place to reflect, regain your senses and relax. This home is for those who have an appreciation for Mid-Century Modern Architecture, Art, Nature and Lifestyle. I offer this home as an exclusive stay in an Artist's Home.

          Why the Owner Chose Pasadena:
          I am originally from Long Island, N.Y. I have lived in Pasadena for the last 30 as my homebase while traveling. It was originally attending nearby Art Center College of Design, which brought me to Pasadena and I have stayed in the area ever since graduating. My background is in Film, Photography, Interior & Garden Design. I feel that Pasadena is a World Class City, offering Culture and The Arts. The Norton Simon Museum, The Huntington Library & Botanical Gardens, The Rose bowl Stadium and National New Years Day Parade to name a few of my favorites. It has an east coast feeling as you drive through the tree lined streets. However as you look out from the home into the distance you are transported and you could be anywhere in the world.

          The Unique Benefits at this House:
          Tranquility. Rest. Relaxation. Privacy. Balance.


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          Speaks: english

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          Photos

          • Front Exterior

            Front Exterior

          • Covered Sleeping Balcony. A great spot to perch yourself and watch the animals.

            Covered Sleeping Balcony. A great spot to perch yourself and watch the animals.

          • Modern European style Kitchen.
Gas stovetop,Double Wall Oven,Dishwasher & more.

            Modern European style Kitchen. Gas stovetop,Double Wall Oven,Dishwasher & more.

          • A birdseye view from an organic bench perched at the top of the property for you

            A birdseye view from an organic bench perched at the top of the property for you

          • The Spacious Living Room w/ fire place, desk and view worth staying in for.

            The Spacious Living Room w/ fire place, desk and view worth staying in for.

          • Master Bedroom and ensuite bathroom w/ jacuzzi Tub for Two.

            Master Bedroom and ensuite bathroom w/ jacuzzi Tub for Two.

          • Tv/Guest Room w/ direct access to the Bathroom. This room is cozy & cocoonlike.

            Tv/Guest Room w/ direct access to the Bathroom. This room is cozy & cocoonlike.

          • The Pool Cabana. A place to lounge in the shade poolside, with 3 twin beds.

            The Pool Cabana. A place to lounge in the shade poolside, with 3 twin beds.

          • Garden with Recycled Concrete Stairway.This is a Eco Friendly Home & Enviornment

            Garden with Recycled Concrete Stairway.This is a Eco Friendly Home & Enviornment

          • The treehouse from the trail below.

            The treehouse from the trail below.

          • Mountain View from the Sleeping Porch w/ Organic Wood Benches & unique vantage.

            Mountain View from the Sleeping Porch w/ Organic Wood Benches & unique vantage.

          • View from Stairway to Heaven
mountain view

            View from Stairway to Heaven mountain view

          • Outdoor Seating by the lemon tree and surrounded by  a succulent & herb garden.

            Outdoor Seating by the lemon tree and surrounded by a succulent & herb garden.

          • Dining Room, seats 6-8

            Dining Room, seats 6-8

          • A gas fireplace instantly add a cozy atmoshere.

            A gas fireplace instantly add a cozy atmoshere.

          • Master Bathroom Vanity/ Open Shower. Tiled floor & walls, with natural light.

            Master Bathroom Vanity/ Open Shower. Tiled floor & walls, with natural light.

          • Guest bathroom with Onyx tile floor & walls, European Fixtures & Designer toilet

            Guest bathroom with Onyx tile floor & walls, European Fixtures & Designer toilet

          • Lower balcony/Pool Cabana with 3 daybeds for relaxing poolside. Imported Decor.

            Lower balcony/Pool Cabana with 3 daybeds for relaxing poolside. Imported Decor.

          • A Meditation spot amongst natures backdrop.

            A Meditation spot amongst natures backdrop.

          • A Secret resting place on the floating bed under the forest of California Oaks.

            A Secret resting place on the floating bed under the forest of California Oaks.

          • 5 Minutes to Old Towne Pasadena
for Shopping, Eating, Entertainment & Museums.

            5 Minutes to Old Towne Pasadena for Shopping, Eating, Entertainment & Museums.

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          This listing was first published here in 2008.

          Date last modified - Tuesday, December 16, 2014

          $3,500 per week (USD)
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          2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
          Sleeps 4

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          Minimum stay: 7 nights
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          Member since: 2008
          Speaks: english
          • Response time: Within 24 hours
          • Response rate: 90%
          • Calendar last updated: 12/14/2014
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