This spiffy mid-century ranch was designed by A.I.A. architect Alfred T. Wilkes. Located in the San Rafael Hills area of Pasadena, the 1,946-square-foot home features four bedrooms, two baths, an updated kitchen with built-in banquette, parquet floors, and a fireplace in the sunken living room. Per the listing, it's had only two owners since being built in 1951. Asking price is $975,000.
· 1431 Brixton Road [Deasy Penner]