4497 California Avenue

4497 California Avenue

4 Beds 5 Baths 3,833 Sq.Ft.


One of the last homes designed by 20th century architect Kirkland Cutter. Home us listed in the State & National Registers of Historical Places This Monterey Colonial Spanish design is the Rowan House and was the home of Pete Conrad who commanded the Apollo 12 space mission and was the 3rd person to walk on the moon. This stately home is on a large corner lot surrounded by a brick wall with the original olive tree. The yard allows for great entertaining with patio and access to the yard or front and rear balconies from every room. The home has a private guest home with front and back doors and was the 4th bedroom of the house originally. Featuring 3 large bedroom suite all with lots of closet space, a wood paneled parlor with a hidden bar and hidden storage behind the wood panels, 3 fireplaces, a formal living room and dining room along with a breakfast nook and remodeled kitchen. The large kitchen features all new GE Monogram 48" refrigerator, double ovens, warming drawer, dishwasher, pantry, butcher block island, granite countertops, glass cabinets, arched entry to the downstairs bathroom with a built in vanity. The beautiful pegged oak plank wood floors on the main floor have a 5 inch rise wood staircase to upstairs. Recessed lights, A/C, built in shelves, hollywood rollers on the windows, square roman tile tub, cedar lined closets, luggage closet, formal coat closet, original bell pulls. pool, jacuzzi, gardeners shed, large 3 car garage. This is one of the most famous estates and has been featured in many books and magazines.

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4497 California Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807


Frances Escano

Frances Escano



Property Amenities

Laundry room In Garage
Fireplace Library, Living Room, Primary Bedroom
Appliances Built-In Range, Double Oven, Dishwasher, Freezer, Disposal, Refrigerator, Range Hood
Flooring Carpet, Wood
Total Bedrooms: 4
Full Bathrooms: 5
Other Interior Features Wet Bar, Brick Walls, Granite Counters, High Ceilings, Pantry, Recessed Lighting, Bedroom on Main Level, Entrance Foyer, Primary Suite
Area & Lot
Lot Area 0.29 Acres
Living area 3,833 Sq.Ft.
MLS® ID OC23186159
Year Built 1938
School District Long Beach Unified
View Description Courtyard
Architecture Styles Colonial, Spanish
Type Residential
Status Sold
Stories 2
Pool Private
Air conditioning Central Air
Heat type Central, Forced Air
Disability Features None
Water Source Public
Garage Space 3.0
Sewer Public Sewer
Other Exterior Features Rain Gutters
Parking Direct Access, Garage, Garage Faces Side
Lot Features Corner Lot, Front Yard, Garden, Sprinklers In Rear, Sprinklers In Front
Utilities Electricity Connected, Natural Gas Connected, Water Connected
Sales Price $2,350,000

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