Home of the Week: Ultramodern Living Amidst Charming Pasadena

Behold Pasadena’s first Proto Home, a cutting-edge architectural that integrates sustainable innovation and exclusive technology into its state-of-the-art structure. Designed in tandem with acclaimed jewelry designer Christian Tse, this ultramodern home flaunts character and personality to parallel the allure of the nearby Arroyo and iconic Pasadena bridge just moments away. The property, located at 161 California Terrace, is listed with Partners Trust’s Founding Pasadena Partner Giusy Mele-Brown and offered at $1,998,000.

161 Cal Terrace FS-43

This revolutionary Smart Home boasts an inherent sense of fluidity amongst its wide-open floor plan, inclusive of nearly 3,600-square-feet of indoor and outdoor living space. Each room operates around the patented Proto Core: a centralized utility infrastructure to monitor and control all mechanical, technology and automation systems, creating an incredibly efficient and eco-conscious home.

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Upon entering, a spacious foyer gives way to a boundless layout, the designer chef’s kitchen seamlessly integrated with the dining room and great room. A shiftable kitchen island and multigenerational, changeable wall structures frame a home whose prefab malleability allows for flexible living.

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An inpour of natural light through walls of glass windows and doors complements an array of contemporary and custom finishes throughout, forming a seamless union of indoor and outdoor spaces. The impressive great room flows beyond sliding doors to a vast patio with dual seating areas, a far-reaching backyard and stunning pool and spa.

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While the first-story contains two bedrooms and a remarkable tile bath connected to the Proto Core, the second story is comprised of three additional bedrooms, accessed by a grand yet minimalistic glass railing staircase. Overlooking the great room below, a balcony leads into the luxe master, which enjoys two closets, a fireplace, and a spa-like bath with a gorgeous free-standing tub.

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Flush with new wave technology, Pasadena’s first Proto Home showcases the efficiency and ethicality of comfortable California living. The embodiment of tasteful modernity amidst a coveted Pasadena locale, this 8,600-square-foot property presents a rare opportunity to live a life entirely evolved.


161 California Terrace is listed with Partners Trust Founding Pasadena Partner Giusy Mele-Brown. For more information on this property, click here.

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