The house is an example of the architect's ability to combine diverse… (Susanne Hayek )
Architect Wallace Neff combined elements of Tuscan, Spanish and Mediterranean Revival styles in creating the '20s Gates House. Entered through the original wrought-iron gates, the restored home looks out on the Rose Bowl.
Location: 3 Richland Place, Pasadena 91103
Asking price: $2.9 million
Year built: 1925
House size: Five bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, 5,042 square feet
Lot size: 18,619 square feet
Features: Den, breakfast bar, living room fireplace, beamed ceiling, restored and original light fixtures, French doors, hardwood floors, laundry room, covered patio, swimming pool, tile roof, detached garage
About the area: In the third quarter, 38 single-family homes sold in the 91103 ZIP Code at a median price of $352,000, according to DataQuick. That was a 9.3% price decrease from the third quarter last year.
Agent: Deborah Maxson, Sotheby's International Realty, (626) 688-7857
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