Elegantly appointed with a touch of European charm related to its French Eclectic style, 1512 Rose Villa Street is a historic opportunity within the esteemed Rose Villa-Oakdale Landmark District. Nestled in the heart of the block, the street is lined with vintage lamp posts and a canopy of blooming Magnolia trees, setting a picturesque scene. The captivating exterior showcases a grassy lawn and an enchanting ivy-trimmed chimney, epitomizing the charm of the home and neighborhood. This timeless home, originally built in 1922, has undergone improvements and alterations throughout the years while preserving its grace and character. Comprising four bedrooms, two and one quarter bathrooms, multiple entertaining spaces and a pool deck, this home is ready for a new era of ownership. Upon entry through the dedicated foyer, discover the formal living room graced by Cathedral ceilings, oversized windows, and a majestic fireplace serving as the room's centerpiece. Seamlessly connected, the living room effortlessly flows into the adjacent formal dining room, perfectly complemented by the butler's pantry and kitchen for easy entertaining. The kitchen marries the breakfast room and family room naturally with views of the outdoor deck, private backyard and sparkling pool. An intelligently designed private wing awaits within this home, fostering privacy and a harmonious flow through an L-shaped hallway connecting three spacious bedrooms. Adding versatility, a secluded fourth bedroom or office occupies its own space on the second level. The basement presents a significant space for whatever your creative heart desires. The lot is completed with an extra long driveway and detached garage. A prime Pasadena location, just a block away from prestigious Caltech and close to the beautiful Huntington Gardens. With easy access to freeways, this is a rare opportunity to own in such a sought after location. Moreover, it bears the legacy of being the cherished residence of the renowned children's book author, Eve Bunting, who wrote over 250 classics. The history associated with this house adds an extra layer of distinction and inspiration to its rich history.