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Rowena Emmett
La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011
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Listing 3 out of 10
$1,150,000 For Sale

678 Alta Vista Drive
Sierra Madre, CA 91024

3 beds, 1 full, 2 partial baths | Single Family Home
2,181 sq ft; lot: 9148 sq ft lot - MLS# 819003645
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Ensconced at the top of the Sierra Madre Lower Canyon, charming 3 level home, peaceful, secluded & rustic setting with 3 bedrooms & 3 baths. Living Room has 18-feet-high A frame style ceiling with windows to bring the outdoor in. Hardwood floors & beautiful fireplace. Doors lead to a front deck overlooking the grounds & stunning views! Kitchen has granite counters, wood cabinets & farm-style sink. Adjacent, is the dining area with Dutch door leading to upper deck for dining & enjoying outdoors. Lower level has fireplace with a 60's style step down area and 2 rooms, making a large area for more inspiration & creativity! There is also bath, large walk-in closet, & laundry room. Upstairs has 2 bedrooms, one is the master suite. Large bath centers the area & spacious walk in closet. Master overlooks living room. There is efficient eco-friendly Daikin multi-zone cooling & heating. Outdoors offers beautiful, serene setting with 3-tiered patio & yard areas. 2-car garage is at the lower level of property, parking for up to 8 cars, an. This home is owned and occupied by Frank Simes, composer, producer and musical director of The Who. Frank and his family have enjoyed this home for the past 15 years! Endless inspiration, outdoor living at its finest.


  • Property Type: Single Family Home
  • Sub Type: Single Family
  • Listing Status: Active
  • County/Area: Los Angeles County
  • Zip Code: 91024
  • Year Built: 1948
  • Subdivision/Neighborhood: Sierra Madre (656)
  • School District: Pasadena Unified
  • Sq.Ft.: 2,181 sq ft
  • Style: Cabin, Rustic
  • Stories: 3+-Story
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Full Baths: 1
  • 3/4 Baths: 2
  • Garage: 2-Car
  • Fireplace: Gas, Decorative, Raised Hearth, Living Room, Other, Fireplace
  • Lot Size: 9148 sq ft lot
  • Baths: 3
  • View: Canyon View, City View, Mountain View, View
  • Zoning: SRR1-CUP*
  • Agent License Number: 00790083
  • Appliances: Dishwasher, Garbage Disposal, Water Filter
  • Bathroom Features: Shower and Tub, Shower Over Tub, Shower Stall
  • Bedroom Features: Master Suite, WalkInCloset
  • Builders Tract Code: Not Applicable - 1007242
  • City Code: 10000053887
  • Co-Agent License Number: 00558068
  • Common Walls: Detached/No Common Walls
  • Cooking Appliances: Cooktop - Gas
  • Cooling Type: Other, Zoned A/C
  • Eating Areas: Dining Area
  • Entry Location: Mid Level
  • Exterior Construction: Wood
  • Floor Material: Hardwood, Stone Tile, Wood
  • Heating Fuel: Electric
  • Heating Type: Other, Zoned
  • Interior Features: Cathedral-Vaulted Ceilings, High Ceilings (9 Feet+), Living Room Deck Attached
  • Kitchen Features: Granite Counters
  • Laundry Locations: Individual Room
  • Levels: Three Or More Levels
  • Lot Location: Canyon, Hillside
  • Lot Size SQFT: 9125
  • Lot Size Source: Public Records
  • Other Structural Features: Balcony, High Ceilings (9 Feet+)
  • Patio Features: Deck(s), Patio Open, Wood
  • Roofing: Composition Shingle
  • Rooms: Entry, LivingRoom, Media/Music Room, Walk in Pantry, Walk-In Closet
  • Square Footage Source: Public Records
  • Total Floors: 3
  • Total Garage Spaces: 2
  • Windows: Skylights
Courtesy of Deasy Penner Podley, Edward Afsharian (CalBRE: 00790083)




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