MADISON HEIGHTS HISTORIC GEM
THE ROOSEVELT HOUSE
This gorgeous “one-of-a-kind” 1921 Colonial Revival home located in the prestigious Madison Heights Landmark District presents impressive curb appeal. As a one owner home for over four decades, this special property is now being revealed for sale. Offered are a 4,811± square feet home with five bedrooms and five baths and separate guest quarters, all on a beautifully landscaped lot of 17,537± square feet. An inviting entry with central hall leads to the spacious common rooms. The formal living room features an oversize Batchelder fireplace with windows galore for natural light. Dine in a lovely formal dining room adjacent to the butler’s pantry. The large kitchen includes a center island that is a cook’s delight. The kitchen opens to a breakfast room overlooking the beautiful rear yard. A built-in desk area, an abundance of storage, and walk-in pantry are additional features for ease of living. The family room offers a projector and remote-controlled drop-down viewing screen for one’s entertainment pleasure. The peaceful patio areas and yard are easily accessible for convenient indoor/outdoor Southern California living. Adjacent to the family room and formal living room are a large office with built-in bookcases and desk, and a wet bar with wine refrigerator. The main level also offers a powder room, maid’s room and full bath, and laundry room with sink.
Upstairs offers an additional four spacious bedrooms, study room and reading room. The master suite is exceptional, providing a sitting retreat with marble fireplace and access to a large terrace which overlooks the breathtaking grounds. The master bath includes an oversize shower, separate tub with spa, double sinks, water closet, and cedar lined walk in closet. A bedroom suite with full bath and views of the mountains, and two additional bedrooms that share a full bath complete the upstairs sleeping arrangement. The study/homework room and reading room provide spaces for additional privacy and relaxation. A huge attic is partially finished and include a bath with shower, entertainment room with sink and refrigerator, and television area. The unfinished area of the attic can be used to fit one’s needs as a luggage room or for storage. Additionally offered are separate guest quarters including a bedroom, living room and bath with tub. The front yard offers an expansive lawn and walkway, and the rear yard features a lovely English Garden, magnificent mature Magnolia tree and brick patio. Additional features include mountain views, elaborate crown moldings, restored original white oak hardwood floors, new carpet, new interior paint, recent exterior paint and newer roof, cedar lined closets, porte cochere leading to a two-car garage, central air conditioning and heating, and alarm system. Close to South Lake shops, restaurants and schools!
Disclaimer – The Roosevelts were not the original owners. Details are per Assessor, with Buyer to verify.Back to All Listings