248 W Loma Alta Drive Altadena, CA 91001
Sold Price $876,000
List Price $789,000
1 beds
3 baths
1,286 sq ft

Courtesy of deasy penner podley, Nancy McSween. IDX Contact: 626-683-0777

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Nancy McSween

Nancy McSween

Seller’s Agent

DRE# 01775649

Property Description

Welcome to this AMAZING compound in the foothills of Altadena that offers THREE separate legal units. Private and serene, the gated lot is over 10,000 sq ft and offers a Main House, Cottage and Cabin. The main residence has approximately 850 square feet of living space and a 260 square feet basement, currently used as an office. The Guest House and Cottage are currently utilized as Airbnb rentals. All units are fully furnished.The cottage has 298 square feet of living space with a full kitchen, and -3/4 bath. The vintage Cabin has 173 square feet, also with a 3/4 bath. Within the carport is a communal living area with storage and shared washer/dryer and storage. Unique with park-like grounds this extensive compound features river rock terrace, original water well, an outhouse believed to be from the 1920’s, a bridge, and a pond with a separate and private shaded patio area with a brick BBQ. Gracing the land are garden beds, and various fruit trees including an avocado, lemon, tangerine, blood and navel oranges, to name a few.Why not experience the best with close proximity to Chaney and other hiking trails, waterfalls and equestrian riding. This property is not to be missed!

Property Details & Features

Property Type

  • Single Family Residence

Year Built

  • 1948

Appliances and Equipment

  • Dishwasher
  • Gas Cooktop
  • Disposal
  • Gas Range
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dryer


  • 2 3-quarter bathrooms
  • 1 full bathroom
  • 3 total bathrooms


  • 1 total bedrooms


  • 1 total stories
  • Built in 1948
  • 1,286 sqft living area
  • Bungalow
  • Cottage
  • No Common Walls
  • One
  • Concrete
  • Front Porch
  • Porch


  • Wall/Window Unit(s)


  • Incorporated
  • Seller Will Pay Sec. 1 Termite


  • Chain Link
  • Wood


  • Carpet
  • Laminate
  • Tile
  • Wood


  • Raised
  • Slab

Interior Features

  • Furnished
  • Open Floorplan
  • Walk-In Closet(s)


  • Common Area
  • Gas Dryer Hookup
  • In Carport
  • Outside
  • Stacked


  • Property Subtype: Single Family Residence
  • 10 days on market
  • Listed on 2020-07-13


  • County: Los Angeles
  • Subdivision: Other


  • 10412 sqft
  • 0.24 acres
  • Area: 10412
  • Drip Irrigation/Bubblers
  • Front Yard
  • Sprinklers Manual
  • Yard


  • Carport
  • Detached Carport
  • Guest
  • RV Access/Parking
  • One Space


  • Close Of Escrow


  • Guest House
  • Shed(s)
  • Updated/Remodeled
  • Mountain(s)

Security System

  • Carbon Monoxide Detector(s)
  • Smoke Detector(s)

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