Very unique & charming custom home with lots of character throughout. This home is located on a large corner lot & Historical site in La Verne. Original site of the Hotel La Verne built in 1887 (sister of the Walker House in San Dimas), the hotel became the first David and Margaret Home in 1910. Custom built by Ernie Snell, the first Public Works Director for the City of La Verne in 1949 for his family. The seller loved the home instantly with all the original oak trim and huge amounts of storage. Natural light from north and south into the kitchen keep it always light and cheery with views to nature. Downstairs main house boasts 3 bedrooms, an office & 2 bathrooms, cedar lined entry closet, ceiling fans, huge kitchen with an island, breakfast bar, built in gas stove & walk-in pantry. Large living room with a cozy brick fireplace. Formal dining room. Laundry room. Mother in law quarters or rental/income unit with a separate entrance upstairs features 1 bedroom & 1 bathroom, vaulted ceiling, spacious living room with built-in bookshelves/cabinets, large kitchen with free-standing gas stove & eating area plus washer/dryer area. Approx. 2,993 total sq.ft. of living space. Lovely breezeway leads to the 2 car garage that has lots of extra storage area. Newer roof – approx. 1 ½ years old. Two driveways provided plenty of space for RV/boat parking with a circular driveway in the front making it very convenient. Very private back yard with sparkling swimming pool & spa plus avocado, grape fruit & lemon trees to enjoy. Lovely low tolerant landscaping. Desirable Bonita Unified School District. Close to Damien High school, Western University & La Verne University, downtown La Verne, shopping, restaurants & more! You too will love the history and quality of this unique home.