Home of the Week: Grand Craftsman on Johnston Lake

Situated on Johnston Lake in the prestigious south San Rafael area of Pasadena, this grand Craftsman, custom designed by architect Doug Ewing, was built in 2006/7. The home features a great room boasting 18′ ceilings, a boulder fireplace, and wood-beamed ceiling, all open to the view beyond. The magnificent master suite with fireplace, elegant bath… Keep reading

The Thompson Moseley House | Quintessential 1959 Buff, Straub & Hensman Post And Beam

Gently sited on more than half an acre on a slight knoll, The Thompson Moseley House, built in 1959 – represents the pivotal and seminal early pitched roof “post and beam” work by Buff, Straub & Hensman. Exceptional restoration, true to its original design and modernized by Space Int’l, it capitalizes on today’s desired style… Keep reading

1885 New England Colonial Revival

This exquisite home built in the late 1800s is an excellent example of the New England Colonial Revival-style of architecture in Southern California. Its character defining features borrowed from Colonial New England include a steep gable roof, symmetrical window placement, a prominent porch with classical columns across the front facade, narrow clapboard wood siding, and… Keep reading

Home Of The Week: San Rafael Area Estate Atop A Knoll Overlooking Serene Johnston Lake

Set above a quiet street on a knoll overlooking the serene Johnston Lake this gated 1925 San Rafael estate embodies timeless elegance with modern comforts. The luxurious main residence and generous guest house have been meticulously remodeled. The architecturally compelling living room offers double-height cathedral ceilings, providing tremendous volume and light from the soaring windows… Keep reading

A Beautiful Mid-Century Modern Home Located in Pasadena’s San Rafael Neighborhood

Private and commanding, 60s era modern sits on a spacious, verdant lot tucked away on a cul-de-sac in Pasadena’s coveted San Rafael area. Thoughtfully and completely redesigned, there is seamless transition between indoor and outdoor spaces. The open and flexible floor plan of adjoining living, dining and family rooms, framed with walls of windows and… Keep reading

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