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$2,500,000
81 Days Online

4497 California Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90807

For Sale|Single Family Home|Active
4
Beds
5
Full Baths
0
Partial Baths
3,833
SqFt
$652
/SqFt
1938
Built
Subdivision:
New Bixby (Nb)
County:
Los Angeles
Listed by Tammy Newland-Shishido of Keller Williams Realty

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Just dropped the price $500,000.This estate has never been on the market (has sold privately for all owners). One of the last homes built by 20th century architect Kirtland Cutter who designed hundreds of homes and buildings and whom is listed in the State and National Registers of Historical Places. This Monterey Colonel Spanish design "Rowan House" was the home of Pete Conrad who commanded the Apollo 12 space mission and was the 3rd person to walk on the moon. The neighbor's all refer to this estate as the astronaut home. This stately estate is located on a corner lot with lots of room for entertaining and currently has a private guest house as part of the home. The bell pulls are still part of the house. Surrounded by a brick wall fence, this home is one of the most famous homes located in Bixby Knolls and has been featured in many magazines and articles. Featuring 4 bedrooms (with one currently being a separate guest house), a wood paneled parlor/billboard room with a hidden bar, 3 fireplaces, a formal living room, formal dining room, remodeled kitchen, breakfast eating area, upstairs living space, cedar lined and walk in closets, drip and sprinkler systems, hollywood rollers on windows, square roman tile tub, luggage closet, formal coat closet (could be elevator space if needed), basement that could be a great wine cellar, gardening shed, pool and private backyard which is perfect for entertaining. French doors surround the house leading to the backyard and balconies off most of the rooms, both upstairs and on the main floor. The beautiful pegged oak plank wood floors are on the main floor with 5 inch rise wood staircase to upstairs. The large kitchen features all new GE Monogram 48" refrigerator, double ovens, warming drawer, dishwasher, pantry, butcher block island, granite countertops, breakfast eating area, glass cabinets, arched entry to bathroom and dining room, built in shelves, recessed lights and lots of storage. The main floor entertaining space has a large living room,parlor/den, built in vanity, 1/2 bathroom. Upstairs has 3 private bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms & french doors leading to the balconies both front and back

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Listing Snapshot
Price 
$2,500,000
Days Online 
81 Days
Bedrooms 
4
Inside Area (SqFt) 
3,833 sqft
Total Baths 
5
Full Baths 
5
Partial Baths 
N/A
Lot Size 
0.2873 Acres
Year Built 
1938
MLS Number 
OC22243914
Status 
Active
Property Tax 
N/A
HOA/Condo/Coop Fees 
N/A
Sq Ft Source 
Assessor
Friends & Family
Recent Activity
4 weeks agoListing updated with changes from the MLS
4 weeks agoPrice changed to $2,500,000
3 months agoListing first seen online
General Features
Style 
ColonialSpanishTraditional
Construction 
Brick
Parking 
Direct AccessDrivewayGarage
Parking Spaces 
3
Sewer 
Public Sewer
Number of Stories 
2
Acreage 
0.2873
Water 
Public
Property Sub Type 
Single Family Residence
Garage Spaces 
3
Attached Garage 
Yes
Zoning 
LBR1N
Listing Conditions 
Trust
Property Condition 
Turnkey
Interior Features
Cooling 
Central Air
Heating 
Central
Flooring 
StoneTileWood
Interior 
AllBedroomsUp
Fireplace Features 
LibraryLiving RoomMaster Bedroom
Laundry Features 
In Garage
Window Features 
Roller ShieldsScreens
Fireplace 
Yes
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Exterior Features
View 
NoneTrees Woods
Fencing 
Brick
Pool 
true
Spa 
Yes
Pool Features 
In GroundPrivate
Spa Features 
Private
Private Pool 
true
Lot 
Corner LotDrip Irrigation BubblersFront YardSprinklers In RearSprinklers In FrontLawnLandscapedSprinklers TimerSprinklers On SideSprinkler System
Patio And Porch 
CoveredDeckPatio
Road Frontage 
City Street
Community Features
Association Dues 
0
Community Features 
BikingStreet Lights
Senior Community 
No
MLS Area 
6 - Bixby, Bixby Knolls, Los Cerritos


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