Take a step back in time with this magnficent California craftsman home at 1323 Cota. Located on an oversized lot in the charming community of Old Torrance this beautiful home, built in 1914 harkens back to another era, when homes were built and designed with true craftsmanship and pride. From the moment you enter you are struck by the meticulous details throughout. From the hardwood floors to the custom stained glass windows this home has been well loved for over 100 years. With a lot of over 10,000 feet this wonderful home offers an abundance of yard, patio and garden space. Enjoy warm evenings in the backyard gazebo or lazy summer days in the immense front and backyards. This home is absolutely beautiful and waiting for new owners who truly appreciate what a special home this is.
1323 Cota, Torrance CA 90501
This California Craftsman executive home is a magnificent, rare find. Built in 1914 on huge R2 lot near Nativity Church & Triangle Park, one of the most desirable parts of Historic Old Torrance. This 2 story home has fabulous bones & incredibly retains all its Historic charm. The large front porch that tracks the entire width of the house is perfect for sitting on pleasant evenings. Original front door enters into a large living room with large fireplace. The office features the original built-in desk, a coat closet and is accessed through the original pocket doors. The formal dining room has a grand built-in hutch/buffet & wainscoting. A sunny breakfast room is connected to both the dining room & kitchen. The circular downstairs floor plan is great for entertaining with a separate area for the original staircase that wraps through the center of the house. Upstairs are two large bedrooms & another smaller 3rd bedroom. There are 2 separate two car garages in the rear off the alley. Two additional storage rooms are connected to the first garage. Huge 75′ x 140′ lot (10,500 sqft) has endless possibilities including another one story house (Check with City of Torrance Building Dept). Title & Records Search indicate that this house was once owned by Jarred Sidney Torrance. Truly one of Old Torrance’s best properties & a Once-in-a-Lifetime Opportunity to own a piece of local History. To appreciate this house and its craftsmanship you must see it yourself. Contact listing agent Keith Kyle with Vista Sotheby’s International for more information or for a private showing. 310.251.2344