Own a historic courtyard dwelling from the Spanish Revival period of the 20s. Welcome to La Casa Torre, designed by noted local architect Everett Phipps Babcock. Enter the home through a panel door with speak easy, into a foyer with Saltillo tile, cloak closet and curving staircase to the second floor. Step down into the light filled living room anchored by a formidable fireplace. The formal dining room is flooded with natural light. The adjoining kitchen has Saltillo tile floor, open beam ceiling, lapis lazuli tile counters and custom wood cabinets. A back door leads out to a quiet plaza area and access to the subterranean garage. Upstairs are three bedrooms each with their own bathroom. The master bedroom has a Juliet balcony and another balcony. There is a spacious, organized walk-in closet. The full bathroom has pale yellow period tile with black tile trim. Throughout this masterpiece are period details and hardwood floors. The home is situated in the sought after Madison Heights neighborhood, close to the Cal Tech campus, south Lake Ave shopping, Huntington Gardens, the Metro and freeways. Come by even if just to look. You won’t get this chance again.
- Historic Spanish Revival home
- Everett Phipps Babcock, Architect
- Madison Heights
- Hardwood Floors
- 2-Car, Side-by-Side Parking
- Lushly Landscaped Interior Courtyard
- 2-Story, Bedrooms Upstairs