Amy Cimetta, Vista Sotheby’s International Realty

225 Highland Place

Monrovia, CA 91016

Listing Price: $2,198,800

Status: Active

Bedrooms: 6

Baths: 5

Sqft: 4,648

Lot Size: 17,337

Listing ID: TR21244072

County: Los Angeles

Year Built: 1910

Property Type: Residential

Sub Type: Single Family Residence

A little bit of history can be found here on one of the most desirable treelined streets in Monrovia. This 1910 Craftsman styled home provides many original features that have been maintained over its many years. Boasting over 5300sf between the main house and the separate guest house along with a 3-car garage, you can't get any better than this when it comes to space, amenities and features. As you walk up the front steps you can just feel the time and effort placed into building and preserving this magnificent home. Granite exterior with its 4-rock flared columns front porch, ideal for sitting and relaxing. Upon entry you will see the beautifully restored hardwood floors, high box beamed ceilings, and large wood burning granite fireplace in the formal living room plus diamond patterned windows add to the character of this home. Stained glass windows flank the extensive dining room with a built in side board buffet and hutch along the wall. Updated oversized kitchen includes custom cabinetry, granite counters, stainless steel appliances and so much more. With a total of 6 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms including one bedroom and 1.5 bathrooms downstairs, you will be able to make this your forever home. Many added features include; batten wainscotting with a plate rail, picture rails throughout the halls, character filled lighting, built in reading benches in multiple locations, a breakfast nook, butler's pantry, basement with laundry and wine cellar, and attic offering plenty of storage. You even have an office with a fireplace and a family/game/warming room with fireplace to spend those family fun filled evenings that includes a double French door out to the back patio. A Porte cochere growing wisteria over the driveway with partial electric iron gates that lead you to the 3-car garage offering plenty of parking and the 600+sf guest suite that includes 2 bedrooms or 1 bed and office, Living room, kitchen and bathroom, making it ideal for an in-law's suite, college aged child, Nanny quarters, Business work space and so much more. Added modern amenities include Solar (prepaid so new owner benefits) freshly painted exterior, new A/C installed in 2018, new carpet in the main house, new LVT flooring and range in guest house, and new wood fence on East side of home. Within minutes to downtown Monrovia for restaurants and shopping. Too many features make this one, a must see to appreciate!

Primary Features

Cooling Type: Central Air

County: Los Angeles

Heating Type: Solar

High School District: Monrovia Unified

Lot Features: Sprinkler System

MLS Area Major: 639 - Monrovia

Special Listing Conditions: Standard

View Type: Mountain(s), Peek-A-Boo

Year Built: 1910

Zoning: MORL*


Association: n

Community Features: Mountainous

Land Lease: n

Laundry Features: Dryer Included,Washer Included

Laundry: y

Lease Considered: n

Lot Size Source: Assessor

Lot Size Units: Square Feet

Property Attached: n

Property Sub Type: Square Feet

Senior Community: n

Tax Lot: 30

Tax Tract Number: n/a

Water Source: Public

Well Report: n

Year Built Source: Assessor

Interior Features

Appliances: n

Bathrooms Full And Three Quarter: 4

Common Walls: No Common Walls

Cooling: y

Fireplace Features: Dining Room

Fireplace: y

Garage Spaces: 3

Heating: y

Levels: Two

Room Type: Attic, Den, Entry, Family Room, Guest/Maid's Quarters, Master Bedroom, Two Masters, Walk-In Closet

Spa: n

Sprinklers: y

Stories: 2

External Features

Attached Garage: y

Fence: n

Lot Size Square Feet: 17,337

Parking Total: 3

Parking: n

Patio: n

Pool Features: None

Private Pool: n

View: y

Location Information

Country: US

Amy Cimetta

Amy Cimetta

Broker Associate, MBA


License: 01774767

Vista Sotheby’s International Realty

2501 N. Sepulveda Blvd, 2nd Floor
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

310.542.9054 direct

310.428.8804 cell

“I have bought and sold many houses and Amy is the best agent I've ever had.”

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