980 Roxbury Road, San Marino, CA
Built in 1936 for a Beverly Hills doctor, this charming French Normandy home on a tree-lined San Marino street has timeless grace and appeal. In the living room, a light-filled front bay window and a fireplace create a warm ambiance for family and guests. Across the room, a multi-pane window frames a view of the romantic walled stone patio and shaded lawn. In the airy kitchen, a large pass-through opens wide to the family room, making for easy gatherings. A full wall of windows and french doors link itsmoothly to the stone patio beyond. A sunny formal dining room, a bedroom suite and laundry area complete the first level. An elegant curving staircase rises to the second floor, where two additional bedrooms share a full bath. The upstairs bedrooms are flanked by over 500 square feet of closet space/ storage. Off the Master Bedroom, a spacious office overlooks the patio and yard - an ideal setting for work and creativity with built-in desks, bookshelves and cabinetry. The mature landscaping isexceptional with old growth trees including a massive Podocarpus tree, ideal for a swing or tree-house. There is a two car garage. This beautiful jewel of a home is located in San Marino's award winning Blue Ribbon school district.