Grande Dame Tudor in Eagle Rock

5024 Monte Bonito Ave.
Los Angeles, CA
Offered at: $935,000
Sold Price: $975,000
MLS Number: 817002210
Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 2
Garage Spaces: 2
Year Built: 1927
Building Size: 2600 Square Feet
Lot Size: 6250 Square Feet
Property Type: Single Family
Property Status: Sold
Property Features: Central air, Central air/heat, Forced air heating, Hardwood floors, Security system, Walk-in closets

Proudly perched above an Eagle Rock street stands this 90-year-old, grande dame Tudor. Precious details include antique chandeliers, electrical and light face plates and door knobs, graceful archways, and prominent paned glass window. From the peaceful front porch, step into the foyer and then enter the breathtaking living room with barrel ceiling, ornamental fireplace with raised brick hearth, crystal chandelier, built-in shelves and a floor to ceiling window allowing a superb view of mature trees. This room flows easily into a spacious family room with crown and baseboard molding. This could be a terrific media room. Also the living room flows easily into the formal dining room with coved ceiling, a unique chandelier, and plenty of natural light. The kitchen has its own informal eating nook surrounded by windows and including a built-in china closet. Noteworthy kitchen features are checkerboard, vinyl tile floor, granite counter, wood cabinetry with new hardware, double stainless steel sink with Moen gooseneck faucet, Kenmore Elite stainless steel dishwasher, GE Profiles stainless steel 5-burner oven/range with hood vent and Kenmore stainless steel fridge. There’s also a pantry closet and recessed lights. The hallway has its own charm with a built-in desk, a linen closet and cloak closet. The three bedrooms downstairs include a master bedroom with wall to wall closets with sliding glass doors, cabinets overhead, and a good sized office/den area with sliding glass doors to the backyard. The laundry room is off the office area and has a soaking sink and cabinets. The other two bedrooms are good sized, one has carpeting, the other, hardwood. The roomy bathroom has a soaking tub and shower overhead, faux stone tile flooring, skylight, an updated sink with cabinets and framed mirror over it and light sconces. Upstairs are two more bedrooms, one could be a second master with walk-in closet and built-in drawers. The landing is carpeted with a large closet. The bathroom has a stand alone shower, double sinks with faux marble counter and plenty of cabinets. The backyard is fully enclosed and includes a patio area to sip a glass of wine at the end of a long day. The detached 2- car garage includes an additional work space with work bench. This character rich home includes earthquake retrofit, central air/heat installed 2015, Nest smart thermostat, replaced oven and fridge 2013, newly painted exterior trim, drought tolerant front yard landscaping, automatic irrigation, whole house security and exterior security lights. Its location is walking distance to Von’s and CVS, not to mention equidistant between two trendy areas, Old Town Pasadena and Eagle Rock Blvd/Colorado. It’s also in the sought after Dahlia Heights Elementary School district. There is soul in these bones waiting to nourish your own.