3811 Mount Rubidoux Dr. Riverside, CA 92501
PRICED AT $749,000
Welcome to the Leroy Simms House. A large Mission Revival or Prairie Style home Perched along the mountain side in the Mt Rubidoux Historic District of Downtown Riverside. Featuring Picturesque Panoramic Views of the city. Designed by Pasadena noted architect Lester S. Moore, and built by H.L. Travers & Sons in 1912. This two story home is a perfect example of the Arts and Crafts Movement. The home is recognized by the city and designated Structure of Merit #354. The two story home has large rooms, quarter sawn oak floors, beamed ceilings, many original light fixtures and most of the wood detail remains. The main floor features a wraparound front siting porch, formal entry, a large formal living room with a beautiful bay window, and a window seat. The den is breathtaking with original wood paneled walls and tiled fireplace. The kitchen is spacious with an island and large pantry. Upstairs are 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and access to a wraparound balcony. The master bedroom is nicely sized with a retreat, or office, views from every window, its own master bath and a walk in closet. A fourth bedroom was converted to the walk in closet. The home sits on a large lot, with a two car garage. The property is walking distance to Mt Rubidoux, Fairmount Park and Downtown.