Delaware County Homes for Sale, Lansdowne Real Estate Listings, 344 Congress Avenue, MLS #6809657 Luxury Homes, Condos, Estates for Sale

344 Congress Avenue

Lansdowne, PA 19050

EXCEEDING ALL EXPECTATIONS!ARCHITECTURALLY PLEASING Spanish-style single,on an oversized lot,w/amazing curb appeal.None like it.Every bit a class act inside too!AN AGELESS BEAUTY!Brick & stone trim on stucco exterior walls.Delightful decor & Olde World details.This suburban oasis in Drexel Plaza is a true blend of character(crystal knobs,random-width pegged floors,ornamental trim,wainscoting,crown moulding,terracotta tile roof,a balcony & archways)that blends with modern amenities to make life easier(gorgeous kitchen,up-to-date wall colors,1st fl partial bath,9 ft ceilings,open 1st fl footprint,200 amp elec,newer gas htr & hot wtr htr,PVC soil pipe,modern CF's,whole house attic fan).Come up the flagstone walkway to the gorgeous,open,L-shaped,curved patio area w/canopy atop & columns.There is even a nook for a grille.Entertain here,or just sit and relax.Check out the balcony effect in front.Wow!The lead glass front door opens to the vestibule entry & center hall w/coat closet.The steps to the 2nd fl originate here.They boast painted risers and stained treds.The pegged floors are wonderful!The expansive LR features wine-colored walls,2 arched French doors that flank the stn FP,& a rounded cased opening to the large DR.Here you'll find deep,moulded trimwork,4-paneled bay windows,coffee & cocoa walls,CR&CM.Look right into the newer kitchen,complete w/marble countertops,lge ceramic flr tiles & b/s,ample maple cabinets w/soft close drawers,stainless appliances & a serving area under double windows,new track lighting & lt fixtures,celery green walls & a window over the deep S/S sink with new faucet.There is an exit door just across from the partial bath and a B/I for spices that once,most likely,held an ironing board.4 good-sized BR's & 2 baths,a hall cedar closet & one for linens takes up the 2nd flr.The master is large,w/hw's,sage walls,a double and 3 single casement windows & 2 cast iron baseboards.One BR boasts a wall safe & a mirrored closet.Another has 3 windows.The CT hall bath shows off a deep tub & new lt fixture over the medicine cabinet.There is an updated Jack and Jill bath as well between the master BR & BR#3.Grey walls,white CT,a pedistal sink,a shower stall & a new medicine cabinet can be found here.The word handed down is that the basement of this 90+ year old home was once a speakeasy during Prohibition!It is waterproofed,has 5 new windows,the walls are parged & the flrs,painted.Newly coated dway.Walk to trolley (20 min to CC)& bus.Free warranty!
Property Class
Type of Property
Colonial, Other
Garage Spaces
3+ Car Parking, Drvwy/Off Str
Pool Type
No Pool
Full, Unfinished
Drexel Plaza
Middle School
High School
U Darby Township
Delaware County
Cooking Fuel: Electric Cooking
Dining/Kitchen: EatInKitchen
Foundation: Stone Foundation
Garage Type: Attached, Garage Door Opener
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Land SqFt: 4,922
Laundry Type: Basement Laundry
Area: U Darby Township
Lot Area Acreage: 0.110000
Lot Description: Level Lot, Front Yard, Rear Yard, Side Yard
Lot Dimensions: 50X125
Main Bedroom: FullBath-MBR
Main Entrance: Foyer, Center Ha
Main Floor Half Baths: 1
Net SqFt: 2000
Ownership: Fee Simple
Porch/Deck: Patio, Porch, Bal
Property Age: 91
Condition: Average+
Type: Detached
Roof: Flat Roof, Tile
Room Count: 7
Upper Floor Baths: 2
Zoning Code: RESID
Heat: Gas, Hot Water, Radiator, Baseboard
Cooling: Wall Unit
Water: Public
Sewer: Public Sewer
Room List
Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom-Master, Bedroom-Second, Bedroom-Third, Bedroom-Fourth, Kitchen
Lower 1, Main, Up
Master Bedroom
15 x 18, level Upper 1
Second Bedroom
11 x 14, level Upper 1
Third Bedroom
11 x 15, level Upper 1
Fourth Bedroom
9 x 13, level Upper 1
Living Room
15 x 19, level Main
Dining Room
15 x 18, level Main
12 x 13, level Main
Interior Features: 9'+ Ceiling, CeilngFan(s), Attic/House Fan, Stained/Leaded Glass, Cable TV-Wired, Bay Window, Stall Shower, Energy Efficient Windows, Replacement Windows
Exterior Features: Sidewalks, StreetLights, Exterior Lighting
Appliances: Oven-Self Clean
Attics: Non-Usable Attic
Basement Type: Full, Unfinished
Fireplace Features: Stone Fireplace, LivingRoom/Great Room Fireplace
Floor: Wood, Tile/Brick
Exterior: Stucco, Brick, Stone
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Total Taxes

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School Information

Great Schools

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Beverly Hills Middle School

Type: Public

Level: 6-8

Penn Wood High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

Bywood El School

Type: Public

Level: 1-5

East Lansdowne El School

Type: Public

Level: K-6

St Cyril Of Alexandria School

Type: Private

Level: K-8

Stonehurst Hills El School

Type: Public

Level: 1-5

Delaware County Seventh-Day Adventist Academy

Type: Private

Level: 1, 3-6, 8

Lansdowne Friends School

Type: Private

Level: PK-6

St. Alice School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

Archbishop Prendergast High School

Type: Private

Level: 9-12

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