1221 Marengo Avenue
1221 Marengo Avenue
1221 Marengo Avenue
1221 Marengo Avenue
1221 Marengo Avenue
1221 Marengo Avenue
1221 Marengo Avenue
1221 Marengo Avenue
1221 Marengo Avenue
1221 Marengo Avenue

1221 Marengo Avenue

1221 Marengo Avenue, South Pasadena, CA 91030

Welcome to South Pasadena, where charm & craftsmanship converge in this delightful craftsman home. Nestled in a coveted location, this residence invites you in through a covered entry porch, adorned with a classic clinker brick & wood railing, setting a welcoming tone from the moment you arrive. Upon entering through the oversized front door, you'll be greeted by the warmth of original hardwood floors & a decorative brick fireplace, creating a cozy ambiance. The room features wood-beamed ceilings & louvered shutters on the 2 windows anchoring the impressive front door. Adjacent to the living area is a versatile den or office space, complete with crown molding & a convenient walk-in closet for added storage. Opening from the living room, the dining room awaits with wood-beam ceilings, original hardwood floors & a beautiful antique chandelier. From the dining room & passing through the sun room you'll enter the bright & airy breakfast nook, surrounded by windows that allow natural light to cascade in, creating a serene setting for enjoying your morning coffee or casual meals. The adjacent kitchen features original Douglas fir floors, tile countertops, wood cabinets & a Viking Professional gas range, ensuring both style & functionality. Conveniently located off the kitchen is the laundry room, complete with a utility sink & a 1/4 bathroom. Access to the backyard is also provided, with a grassy area, a brick patio & landscaped surroundings, perfect for outdoor entertaining. Back inside, the hallway leads to the first of 3 bedrooms, showcasing original hardwood floors, oversized base molding & a walk-in closet. A full bathroom with a tub & separate shower stall awaits at the end of the hallway, featuring classic period-specific tiling & fixtures for added charm. Upstairs, discover the 2 remaining bedrooms. The first room features Douglas fir floors, dual-pane windows, crown molding & ample closet space. The 3rd bedroom also with Douglas fir floors, skinny wood-paneled walls & a skylight add to the character of this space, which also includes a convenient 1/4 bath with a sink. Additional features of this home include a detached 2-car garage, a basement utility area & an enclosed backyard with gated access for added privacy. With its timeless craftsmanship & desirable location, this South Pasadena craftsman home offers a unique opportunity to embrace the quintessential California lifestyle. Don't miss out on making this your dream home!



2,295 Sq.Ft. LIVING AREA

7,683 Sq.Ft. lot

Jason & Laura Berns

Jason & Laura Berns

Features & Amenities


  • total bedrooms3
  • Total bathrooms3
  • full bathroom1
  • Laundry room Washer Hookup, Gas Dryer Hookup
  • Flooring Wood
  • Fireplace Decorative, Living Room
  • APPLIANCES Gas Range, Refrigerator, Dryer, Washer
  • other interior Features Beamed Ceilings, Crown Molding, Bedroom on Main Level, Walk-In Closet(s)

Area & Lot

  • Status Sold
  • Living Area2,295 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Area7,683 Sq.Ft.
  • MLS® IDP1-16953
  • TypeResidential
  • YEAR BUILT1911
  • NeighborhoodSouth Pasadena
  • Architecture StylesCraftsman
  • View DescriptionNone


  • Garage Space2.0
  • water SourcePublic
  • PoolNone
  • lot featuresBack Yard, Front Yard
  • parkingDriveway, Garage
  • AIR CONDITIONINGWall/Window Unit(s)
  • sewerUnknown
  • SubstructureQuake Bracing, Raised


  • Sales Price$2,524,500
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