This spectacular and private Spanish Mediterranean Castle is perched above the street on Little Mt Rubidoux, with unobstructed vistas to the green-belt bike path and the mountains beyond. The dramatic entrance features a hand-crafted quartz stairway leading past a lily pond and fountain to a grotto-vaulted stone entry with massive oak door. The home boasts features of the famed local architect Henry Jekel, including a grand staircase, stained glass, wrought iron railings, uniquely hand-textured walls and a rooftop tower. Main floor features a formal living room, elegant fireplace, a two-story, dark wooden-beam cathedral ceiling w/original painted stencil trim. French doors open to a covered patio and a library/den, 1st floor bedroom w/full ensuite, large formal dining room, kitchen and alcove, top-of-the-line appliances, a family sized breakfast room, plus walk-in pantry. 2nd floor features a ‘Juliet’ balcony overlooking the living room, huge master suite, large windows, adjacent dressing room and master bath in French and Italian limestone with walk-in closet, 2 more bedrooms, one w/ full ensuite bath. The home offers three patios, a large waterfall and 30 ft. pond with an island, bridges and a gazebo, with lush mature foliage. Rear gardens with stone-walled terraces and a granite cliff; a back gate gives easy access. A 3-car garage is at the front street. Great for entertaining, the home has rich history of parties attended by Jack Benny and other notable Californians.
|Square Feet||≈ 3,500|
|Sub-Type||Single Family Residence|
|Listing Brokerage||WINDERMERE R.E. TOWER PROP.|
|Listing Agent||FREDERICK GORDON|
|Listing Agent BRE #||01503278|
|Co-Listing Agent||CRYSTAL COLEMAN|
|Co-Listing Agent BRE #||01879574|
|Fireplace||Family Room,Living Room|
|View||Mountain,Park Or Green Belt|
Based on information from California Regional Multiple Listing Service, Inc. as of Saturday, October 6, 2018.
This information is for your personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties you may be interested in purchasing.
Display of MLS data is usually deemed reliable but is NOT guaranteed accurate by the MLS.
Buyers are responsible for verifying the accuracy of all information and should investigate the data themselves or retain appropriate professionals.
Information from sources other than the Listing Agent may have been included in the MLS data.
Unless otherwise specified in writing, Broker/Agent has not and will not verify any information obtained from other sources.
The Broker/Agent providing the information contained herein may or may not have been the Listing and/or Selling Agent.