This classic circa 1930's estate is a triumph of style and rarity. Perched atop a private promontory point overlooking the Pomona Valley, this approx. 4,700 square foot home graciously reflects the Spanish-Italian style that inspired its architect. The center/hall design recalls fine early California estates and provides a central axis for the ground floor public rooms. The expansive living room, features hand-hewn mahogany beams, hand painted murals, a fireplace, and exquisite Spanish tile floors creating a classic setting for elegant entertaining. The formal dining room features elegant 11 ft high ceilings, and overlooks one of the home’s expansive gardens and courtyards with views to the Sierra mountains. The kitchen affords modern conveniences while maintaining the quality and warmth of its original conception, including a butler’s pantry, beautifully melding rich hardwood cabinetry with fine craftsmanship so uncommon these days. One of the many unique spaces includes a wood-paneled library with its own fireplace that affords a cozy escape. Awaken in the treetops in the extensive upstairs master suite filled with cool breezes and natural sunlight from the many windows providing a stunning morning view. Outside on one of the many terraces, you will find a swimming pool and spa situated on a westerly facing terrace perfect for those summer sunsets. Other noteworthy features include beautiful crown moldings, stunning balconies, courtyard, mature oaks, and redwood construction. Set on nearly one and a half acres with mature landscaping and breathtaking views, this residence is located in the exclusive Ganesha Hills area and offers all the elements necessary to make it one of the most unique and beautiful properties in the San Gabriel Valley. It represents a rare opportunity for the discriminating buyer.