The best of both worlds! This is your opportunity to live in one of the best neighborhoods in Pasadena, yet remain only minutes away from hip and popular Eagle Rock and Highland Park. Set along the wooded and picturesque Arroyo Seco, San Rafael is one of the most beautiful neighborhoods in LA County. Built in 1948, this single-level, 2-bedroom, mid-century San Rafael Hills residence has been lovingly maintained and updated while preserving its original charm. Stunning treetop views are accentuated by windows throughout. Highlights include original wood floors, open kitchen with breakfast bar and inside laundry. Sliding glass doors lead to a large private patio with outdoor home theater system complete with large screen and speakers. Improvements include newer roof with permit in 2009, new water heater, central air and heat, Nest thermostat, designer two-tone paint, ceiling fans, crown moulding, recessed lighting, alarm system and a detached two-car garage with driveway for additional off-street parking. Close to Downtown Los Angeles, Pasadena Art Center, CalTech, and JPL. Don't miss out on this true gem!