Tucked away from the street, this fully walled splendid Italian Palazzo, originally commissioned by Kevin Costner, sits graciously on a sprawling approx. 32,000 square foot lot.
1820 FAIRMOUNT AVENUE, LA CANADA, CALIFORNIA
Grand rooms and garden vistas work together to create a serene and majestic setting. The metal framed wrought iron front door opens to a grand foyer. The expansive living room, adorned with a gorgeous hand sculpted fireplace, bar, and high ceilings with custom fresco by Claudio Sgaravizzi, is outlined by an array of arched French doors creating a seamless transition between indoor and outdoor.
The impressive dining room with a Juliette balcony, Venetian Murano glass windows and a stunning starry sky “di sotto in sù” fresco on the high ceiling, enjoys the same views. The gourmet kitchen offers elegant wood custom cabinets,center island, granite counters, copper sink, and high-end appliances.
The family room opens to a stunning terrace overlooking the swimming pool. The intimate library/office has intricate Venetian boiserie inspired details. The bottom floor also offers a quaint guest suite.
The grand staircase with its unique wrought iron banister leads to four suites, an office and a theater. The master suite which offers a fireplace, dual bathrooms and walk-in closets, a veranda and views of the lavish grounds, exudes romanticism.
The property has state-of-the-art Creston Media Control, security, sound system, and lighting. The estate also features multiple terraces, a splendid arched beamed ceiling loggia with skylight and a Moroccan inspired sitting area, manicured gardens, gorgeous plants, a resort-like swimming pool and spa, gym, sport court, and a playground.
Across the pool is a private connoisseur’s retreat with a downstairs game/tasting room and a 1,000 bottle wine cellar. This impressive compound previously selected for the Tour of Architectural Treasures of La Canada Flintridge, is an excellent example of the importation of a Mediterranean paradise in Southern California.
Sotheby’s International Realty – Pasadena Brokerage
800 E Colorado Blvd Ste 150
Pasadena, California, 91101
- Property ID: 3B49CJ
- MLS ID: 317001213