This exceptional character Craftsman estate is located in the ever most popular and desirable “Marengo” Neighborhood. Architecturally established large-covered front porch adds to the aesthetics of this grand and handsome “English Arts & Craft” style home and is a pleasing addition to this prestigious neighborhood. Spacious formal living room features picturesque brick fireplace, elegant wainscoting and original hardwood floors. Adjacent to the living room is the stately library/office and formal dining room highlighted by built-in China cabinet, wood beam ceiling, brick fireplace and French doors. Downstairs is complete with galley kitchen, breakfast room, laundry room and 3/4 bath. Upstairs offers central full bath and five bedrooms, each with their own unique features such as dual closets, hardwood floors and built-in window seat. The color effects throughout the interior, along with the ideal amount of natural light, harmonizes beautifully with the flow of the home. Expansive fully gated back yard boasts lush and whimsical mature trees. Relax on the oversized deck while enjoying the beauty of the expansive yard with views of the sparkling, oversized pool with tranquil spa. The renowned South Pasadena Unified School district is an award-winning recipient of the California Most Distinguished Blue Ribbon Schools, for all 5 schools (South Pasadena High School, South Pasadena Middle School, Marengo Elementary, Arroyo Vista Elementary and Monterey Hills Elementary). Subject property is conveniently located close to SPHS, SPMS and Marengo Elementary School.