2608 Birch St., Alhambra – Offered at $768,000


Built in 1923 this charming 3 bedroom 2 bath French cottage style home is centrally located in North West Alhambra. Minutes from the farmers markets in both South Pasadena and Alhambra and only 20 minutes from downtown Los Angeles and 15 minutes from the Rose Bowl. Updates include newer wiring, a 200 amp panel, copper piping and a newer HVAC system. The remodeled kitchen and baths were designed to maintain the original charm and character of the home. The kitchen includes a refurbished O'Keefe and Merritt 1955 stove and two Villeroy & Bach clay fired sinks. The home also features a permitted 1200 sq ft building with 120 amp power perfect for a car enthusiast or home hobbyist. Also included are plans for a 1252 sq ft addition.


  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • 1,810 sq. ft. (per assessor)
  • Living room with fireplace
  • Formal dining room
  • Gourmet period kitchen
  • Peaceful front porch with sitting area
  • Upgraded electrical system
  • Copper plumbing throughout
  • Family room with built in bookshelves
  • Hardwood Oak Flooring
  • Dual pane windows
  • Huge 1,200 sq. ft. permitted garage
  • 9,187 sq. ft. lot (per assessor)