Buff, Straub & Hensman, Architects :: The Thomson Residence, 1957
The Thomson Residence, circa 1957. Buff, Straub & Hensman.This widely published home is an important example of the architects' early post and beam work. The City of Pasadena bestowed the 2012 Preservation Award to the home for its museum quality restoration (2011-2012). Virtually every surface was restored or rebuilt to exacting detail. All new systems, including plumbing, electrical, roof and zoned HVAC. The Kitchen features Sub-Zero refrigerator and Miele appliances. The soaring 2 story glass and wood structure is located in the Poppy Peak Historic District in the San Rafael Hills of Pasadena and offers stunning San Gabriel Mtn and City views. Expansive decks and patios offer gracious indoor/outdoor flow. This spectacular jewel of a home also offers Mills Act tax savings for its next lucky owner. Property is being sold via plumBid on Saturday, 5/19 from noon-1:30pm. Please visit plumBid for property information, reports & disclosures, terms & conditions, and bidder registration requirements. The list price is the minimum acceptable bid price.