Structure Type: built works - dwellings - houses

Designers: Marsh, Smith and Powell, Architects (firm); Norman Foote Marsh (architect); Herbert James Powell (architect); David D. Smith (architect)

Dates: constructed 1951

1 story, total floor area: 2,521 sq. ft.

2111 East Woodlyn Road House
Pasadena, CA


Equipped with a butterfly roof, 12-foot ceilings, clerestory windows and glass walls, pergola-covered walkway and swimming pool, this residence by Marsh, Smith and Powell embodied the Modern, indoor-outdoor lifestyle popularized in Southern CA during the 1950s. A large brick fireplace/room divider, that did not rise to the full ceiling height, separated the living and dining rooms, enabling light to pass between the spaces.

Building Notes

This house was for sale in 04/2017 for an asking price of $1.499 million. It occupied a 13,444-square-foot lot and had two-car garage and carport.

PCAD id: 21113