One of Claremont's most charming and timeless view homes is on the market for the first time since it was designed and built by the original owners in 1969. This distinctive residence combines the beauty of California Mission Revival design with a sprawling Ranch style floor plan. The soothing sounds of water from the custom tile fountain greet you as you enter the private courtyard. Handcrafted wrought iron light fixtures, imported tile, high beamed ceilings and intricate woodwork are some of the design details that make this home unique. The gorgeous wood paneled library will inspire you, the living areas with french doors will charm you and the incredible views will captivate you. The covered lanai, sparkling pool and expansive decking give the grounds a resort-like atmosphere. This incredible space creates an inviting backdrop for celebrating with family and friends. The hillside retreat also includes a lower level game room w/bath, 2 new A/C units, newer heating, new water heater and a refurbished spanish tile roof. This one of a kind property is situated on a prime view lot in the prestigious Claraboya neighborhood. Community features include parks, hiking and biking trails, The Claremont Colleges, the Claremont Village, excellent public and private schools and a small-town environment. You will feel a sense of calm, away from the city, yet the location is very convenient to travel by car or train to Los Angeles and other sought-after Southern California locations.