Pasadena's iconic Villa San Pasqual registered historic and built by Lionell V Mayell in 1954. This ground level condo in the desirable South Lake district offers modern comfort in a vintage setting and is currently registered as Mills Act offering preservation and special property tax savings. The one-of-a-kind community features wide floating staircases and a facade that highlights its 1950s origin, while inside, the condo has been tastefully updated. The refinished hardwood floors throughout and new plantation shutters that flood the space with natural light make this a special place. The kitchen boasts new stainless appliances including a dishwasher, updated countertops, chic tile flooring and an elegant backsplash. Not to be outdone, the bathroom has classy accents of its own--from gorgeous dark cabinetry to a custom designed shower/bathtub. The unit includes a stacked washer and dryer, an abundance of storage space and A/C in the living and bedroom. A lovely semi-private front porch area and detached garage with parking space simply sweeten the deal. The close proximity to the restaurants and shopping means everything you need will always be at your fingertips. The monthly HOA dues of $446.01 include electricity, gas, water, trash, sewer, and many other personalized property services.