700 Berkshire Avenue
La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011


Beds: 7
Baths: 7 | 3
Sq. Ft.: 18,190
Type: Single Family Home
Listing #316006115
The Crown Jewel Estate of La Canada Flintridge and Pasadena Showcase House for 2016, this majestic home is believed to have been designed by noted architect Myron Hunt for Senator Flint. Originally known as the Dryborough Estate, the home was used in the 1976 movie W.C. Fields and Me and was also the Pasadena Showcase house in 1987. Completely renovated and updated and located on one of the most prestigious streets in La Caada, the Mission Revival Mansion is surrounded by just under 2 acres of park-like grounds, made up of three separate parcels, with a separate guest house, 4-car garage and a total of 18,190 square feet of living space. Details abound with elegant long hallways, original wood paneling, 6 magnificent fireplaces, large outdoor front porch and many balconies that enhance the 360-degree views. The home is surrounded by expansive and manicured park-like grounds, complete with sport court, putting green, rose gardens, fruit and palm trees, fountain, pond and horse corral.
Property Features
Location Information
County: Los Angeles
Builder Tract Code: Not Applicable-634
MLS Area: La Canada Flintridge
Community: Gutters
Directions: Exit 210 on Berkshire, take Berkshire to the East. Property is on South Side of Berkshire just before Commonwealth.
Interior Features
Common Walls: No Common Walls
Windows/Doors Description: Doors: Service Entrance, Windows:
Rooms: Two Masters, Entry, Den, Master Suite, Living Room, Separate Family Room, Formal Entry, Workshop, Basement, Dressing Area, Guest/Maid's Quarters, Master Bedroom, Loft, Family Room, Attic, Art Studio, Main Floor Bedroom, Walk-In Closet, Utility Room, Office
Interior: High Ceilings (9 Feet+), 2 Staircases, Elevator, Beamed Ceilings, Cathedral-Vaulted Ceilings, Recessed Lighting, Crown Moldings, Granite Counters, Balcony, Built-Ins
Full Baths: 7
1/2 Baths: 3
Spa: In Ground, Private
Has Dining Room: yes
Has Family Room: yes
Eating Area: Dining Room
Has Fireplace: yes
Fireplace Description: Den, Dining Room, See Remarks, Family Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom
Heating: Central Furnace
Cooling: Central
Floors: Stone, Wood
Laundry: Dryer Included, Washer Included, In Kitchen, Individual Room
Appliances: Gas & Electric Range, Ice Maker, Refrigerator, Barbecue, Double Oven, Garbage Disposal, Range/Stove Hood, Microwave, Dishwasher
Has Basement: yes
Entry: Ground Level With Steps
Exterior Features
Stories: Three Or More
Construction: Stucco
Exterior: Rain Gutters, Corral, Barbecue Private
Roof: Tile
Septic or Sewer: Conventional Septic
Utilities: Underground Utilities
Security Features: Automatic Gate
Parking Description: Auto Driveway Gate, Circular Driveway, Gated, Guest
Has Garage: yes
Garage Spaces: 4
Parking Spaces: 4
Has Sprinklers: Yes
Patio / Deck Description: Covered, Porch - Front
Has a Pool: yes
Pool Description: In Ground, Private
Other Structures: Guest House
Is a Horse Property: yes
Exposure Faces: North
Lot Description: Lawn, Back Yard, Sprinkler System, Front Yard, Horse Property, Sprinklers Timer, Yard
Lot Size in Acres: 1.98
Lot Size in Sq. Ft.: 86, 249
Zoning: LFR140000*
Has View: yes
View Description: Mountain, Trees/Woods, Panoramic
Additional Information
Property Type: SFR
Property SubType: Single Family Residence
Year Built: 1918
APN: 5657001039
Status: Active
HOA Fee: 0
Lot Square Feet Source: See Remarks
Listing Agent CA BRE #: 1923778
List Date: 2016-06-30 00:00:00.0

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This listing is courtesy of: Timothy Durkovic Dilbeck Real Estate - CA BRE # shown above if in IDX data
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