Set on a quiet, tree-lined street in the coveted San Rafael area of Pasadena,this elegantly remodeled and updated family home is a rare find. The fully remodeled and large, airy kitchen with Viking range, stainless appliances and custom cabinetry is centered on a beautiful walnut topped island. A sunny breakfast nook nestled into a built-in bench seat is surrounded by windows. The kitchen and family room area function wonderfully for modern living with an open floor plan and French doors leading out to a completely re-envisioned back yard. Professionally landscaped, the lawn leads to a sparkling new pool and jacuzzi flanked by seating on each side and a fire pit. Under a pergola covered with trumpet vine there is a shaded dining area and an outdoor kitchen. Steps away, French doors lead to a separate pool/office/guest house with a nicely updated bath. The gorgeous living room features a fireplace, window seat and original wood paneling. In the master suite of the three-bedroom home, double doors open to a beautifully appointed his/hers bath and a lavish window-lit soaking tub. With charming San Rafael neighborhood park close by as well as access to the Arroyo Seco hiking trails, this wonderful home and neighborhood offer quintessential Pasadena living.