275 Manzanita Avenue Sierra Madre, CA 91024
Sold Price $2,437,430
List Price $1,950,000
4 beds
3.5 baths
3,519 sq ft

Courtesy of Deasy Penner Podley, Diane Scalzo. IDX Contact: 626-355-2384

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Diane Scalzo

Diane Scalzo

Seller’s Agent

DRE# 02036286

Property Description

A treasured home with every convenience and amenity for a wonderful life in the Village Community of Sierra Madre. This single level, Mid-Century Ranch presents a delightful curb appeal offering an open concept floor plan w/ 3,519 sqft, four bedrooms, four baths plus the benefit of an at-home office or guest room. With magazine-worthy landscaping, and sited on nearly a half-acre, double lot of 19,014 sqft, this home offers the right blend of privacy and welcoming appeal. The features and upgrades must be seen to realize the extraordinary character of this beloved home. The epitome of SoCal Living is apparent with a Great Room concept offering a vaulted wood ceiling, clerestory windows, plus a wall of glass that seamlessly unites to the impressive Zen-like rear gardens. The focal point of the Great Room is a floor to ceiling fireplace enriched by pine accents that complete the feeling of home. An updated chef’s kitchen is thoughtfully designed for large gatherings and offers space for a breakfast table. The master suite offers a quiet retreat, 2 walk-in closets, stand-alone shower, soaking tub, vaulted wood ceiling & access to the picturesque yard. The 3 additional bedrooms are enhanced w/ built-in shelves. One of the 3 rooms is a mini suite w/ its own 1/2 bath. An At-home office offers a wonderful work environment w/ a fireplace, a large desk w/ built-in shelving plus a Murphy bed for guests. The front yard is designed to enjoy a year-round flower display and fruit trees from the south facing covered porch. The home offers a fully paid solar system, plenty of off street parking w/ a brick accented driveway and a garage w/ space for hobbies plus a loft for storage. An RV drive is discreet and offers full hook-ups for guests. The dreamy rear yard allows for every entertainment desire w/ a grand Oak Tree, an oversized salt-water pool, hot tub, shower, multiple sitting areas and a Cabana area w/ a built-in BBQ, TV, audio system & fire pit to warm the night air. All will enjoy a fenced half-sports-court for activities from basketball to pickle ball and a finished Little Cottage Co. shed w/ an unpermitted 1/4 bath. The family dog is not forgotten w/ a comfortable dog run w/ direct dog door access from the home. Sierra Madre is a walking-biking-hiking sort of town, with acclaimed schools and a charming downtown *See Amenities & Upgrades List

Property Details & Features

Property Type

  • Single Family Residence

Year Built

  • 1955

Appliances and Equipment

  • Built-In Range
  • Barbecue
  • Double Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Electric Cooktop
  • Gas Oven
  • Gas Water Heater
  • High Efficiency Water Heater
  • Refrigerator
  • Self Cleaning Oven
  • Dryer
  • Washer
  • Satellite Dish


  • 1 half bathroom
  • 1 3-quarter bathroom
  • 2 full bathrooms
  • 4 total bathrooms
  • 4 bathrooms on main level


  • 4 total bedrooms
  • 4 bedrooms on main level


  • 1 total stories
  • Built in 1955
  • Stories: 1
  • 3,519 sqft living area
  • Mid-Century Modern
  • Traditional
  • No Common Walls
  • HardiPlank Type
  • Stucco
  • Vertical Siding
  • One
  • Front Porch
  • Open
  • Patio
  • House


  • Biking
  • Foothills
  • Hiking
  • Street Lights
  • Suburban
  • Park


  • Central Air
  • Dual
  • Zoned


  • Service Entrance
  • Sliding Doors

Exterior Features

  • Awning(s)
  • Lighting
  • Rain Gutters
  • Sport Court


  • Excellent Condition


  • Den
  • Great Room


  • Carpet
  • Tile
  • Wood


  • Raised
  • Slab


  • Attached garage
  • 2 garage spaces


  • Central
  • Fireplace(s)
  • Zoned

Interior Features

  • Beamed Ceilings
  • Built-in Features
  • Ceiling Fan(s)
  • Crown Molding
  • Granite Counters
  • High Ceilings
  • Open Floorplan
  • Pantry
  • Recessed Lighting
  • Storage
  • Bar
  • Wired for Sound
  • All Bedrooms Down
  • Dressing Area
  • Multiple Master Suites
  • Walk-In Closet(s)


  • Gas Dryer Hookup
  • In Garage


  • Property Subtype: Single Family Residence
  • 8 days on market
  • Listed on 2021-06-10


  • County: Los Angeles
  • Subdivision: Not Applicable


  • 19014 sqft
  • 0.44 acres
  • Area: 19014
  • Dimensions: 100 x 190
  • Back Yard
  • Front Yard
  • Garden
  • Gentle Sloping
  • Lawn
  • Landscaped
  • Near Park
  • Rectangular Lot
  • Sprinklers Timer
  • Sprinkler System
  • Trees

Energy Saving

  • Solar


  • 2 total parking spaces
  • Garage Faces Front
  • Garage
  • RV Hook-Ups
  • RV Access/Parking
  • Workshop in Garage


  • Heated
  • In Ground
  • Lap
  • Pebble
  • Pool Cover
  • Permits
  • Salt Water
  • Waterfall


  • Close Plus


  • WalkScore: 74
  • Gazebo
  • Shed(s)
  • Cabana
  • Updated/Remodeled
  • Turnkey
  • Mountain(s)
  • Peek-A-Boo


  • Composition


  • Elementary School: Sierra Madre
  • Middle School: Sierra Madre
  • High School: Pasadena

Security System

  • Prewired
  • Security System
  • Closed Circuit Camera(s)
  • Carbon Monoxide Detector(s)
  • Fire Detection System
  • Smoke Detector(s)
  • Security Lights


  • Public Sewer


  • Above Ground
  • Fiberglass
  • Heated


  • 220 Volts For Spa
  • Standard
  • Cable Available
  • Cable Connected
  • Electricity Available
  • Electricity Connected
  • Natural Gas Available
  • Natural Gas Connected
  • Sewer Available
  • Sewer Connected
  • Water Available
  • Water Connected


  • Custom Covering(s)
  • Double Pane Windows
  • Plantation Shutters
  • Shutters
  • Wood Frames

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