Spectacular south facing gated estate on an incredible 1.4 acres located in the most prestigious area of Arcadia. In the style of fine estates in Beverly Hills, Pasadena and San Marino, this majestic home designed by noted architect Allen Siple who designed homes for Pres. Nixon, Spencer Tracy, Dinah Shore and other celebrities is extraordinary in craftsmanship and grandeur. The hand-carved wooden front door opens to a stunning entry. The impressive large living room has a magnificent high ceiling with Old World crafted wooden beams. The regal office off the entry has a massive stone fireplace spanning the complete wall. A large family room with matching high ceiling and wooden beams is an entertainment center with a fully equipped bar and a pool table area. The formal dining room is showcased by walls of windows overlooking the lush rear yard and expansive patio. The kitchen wing has a breakfast area, maid's suite, and laundry room. The first floor is completed by a large private suite perfect for older parents or visiting relatives. An impressive hand-carved stairway leads from the entry to the upstairs. The large master suite boasts a sitting area, dressing room lined with closets and a large walk-in closet. The updated master bath with marble floors, countertop and shower has a relaxing soaking tub. Two generous sized bedrooms have a jack-and-jill updated bathroom and both have treetop and mountain views. An inviting bedroom suite over the garage welcomes weekend guests. The enormous rear yard is a private and peaceful retreat. The expansive patio can accommodate a festive party of friends or an intimate dinner. There is a north-south tennis court and a sparkling pool plus a gazebo and a green house. This is a magnificent one-of-a-kind property.