Delaware County Homes for Sale, Swarthmore Real Estate Listings, 490 Riverview Road, MLS #6859955 Luxury Homes, Condos, Estates for Sale

490 Riverview Road

Swarthmore, PA 19081

Substantial Price Improvement! Available Immediately....Just steps from Swarthmore Swim Club on a large corner lot & quiet no through street, this high-end, five-bedroom home w/attached guesthouse is not to be missed. This is the definition of curb appeal w/gabled roof, stone pillars & mature trees. Flowering shrubs line a flagstone path from the three-car drive. Inside, the foyer offers sight lines through the open-concept main level. Formal living room w/ hardwood floors, stone fireplace, & piano nook w/access to a patio. Sunny dining room boasts chair rail & French doors leading to the kitchen. Chef's dream kitchen w/large granite island, custom cherry cabinets, radiant heat stone flooring, wet bar w/wine fridge & butler's sink, s/s cooktop, dbl oven, integrated refrigerator & powder room. Step-down into the den perfect for entertaining, w/gas fireplace & mixed tone wood floors. Mudroom leads out to private outdoor space--stone patio w/built-in fire pit & separate 2-tier flagstone patio w/space for grilling, outdoor dining & lounging. The second level offers 3 spacious bedrooms & a bonus room w/washer & dryer. Bedrooms 1 & 2 are filled w/natural light and study desk nooks. Both share the hall bath w/double sink & deep tub. Continue into the master suite where you'll discover a generous dressing area, walk-in closet, & built-in media center. The ensuite bath offers a jetted tub, stone countertops, oversized tiled shower w/bench seat & rain showerhead, dual vanities & privacy toilet. The third level, cork flooring, nine-foot ceilings w/recessed lighting, half bath & deep storage makes for a great playroom, teenage hangout, home gym or office. Several windows make this a bright living space. Private bedroom perfect for guests opens onto a side deck w/beautiful views of the peaceful neighborhood. Half bath (tub plumbing available) completes the third level. Through the second level bonus/laundry room, cross over to the guesthouse. Bedroom w/stone fireplace plus full bath w/ shower/tub combination, recessed lighting & stackable washer/dryer. Downstairs an eat-in kitchenette, powder room & open living space w/ 4 glass doors offer beautiful natural light. Potential for a media room, au pair or in-law suite, Air B&B, yoga studio, or home office. Leave the guesthouse through a private entrance & enjoy additional outdoor dining space. Short walk to SRS Elementary, the shopping & amenities of the Village of Swarthmore, or hop a train to the city.
Status
ACTIVE
Property Class
Residential
Type of Property
Detached
Style
Colonial
Design
3+Story
Parking
3+ Car Parking, Drvwy/Off Str
Pool Type
No Pool
Basement
Full, Unfinished
Has AC?
Yes
Subdivision
None Available
Middle School
STRATH HVN
High School
STRATHHAVN
Area
Swarthmore Borough
City
Swarthmore
County
Delaware County
Building Facade Orientation: East
Cooking Fuel: Gas Cooking
Dining/Kitchen: EatInKitchen
Foundation: Stone Foundation
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Land SqFt: 25,003
Laundry Type: Upper-Floor Laundry
Area: Swarthmore Borough
Lot Area Acreage: 0.570000
Lot Description: Corner Lot, Level Lot, Front Yard, Rear Yard, Side Yard
Lot Dimensions: 186X175
Main Bedroom: Whrlpool-MBR, FullBath-MBR, DrssngRm-MBR, SitArea-MBR, WalkInClstMB
Main Entrance: Foyer, Center Ha
Main Floor Half Baths: 2
Net SqFt: 4819
Ownership: Fee Simple
Porch/Deck: Patio, Porch, Bal
Property Age: 99
Condition: Average+
Type: Detached
Roof: Pitched Roof, Shi
Room Count: 12
Structures: Second House
Upper Floor Baths: 3
Upper Floor Half Baths: 1
Zoning Code: RES
Heat: Gas, Zoned
Cooling: Central A/C
Water: Public
Sewer: Public Sewer
Room List
Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom-Master, Bedroom-Second, Bedroom-Third, Bedroom-Fourth, Kitchen, Family Rm, Other Room 1, Other Room 2, Other Room 3, Loft, Professional Off, Other Room 4, Laundry Room
Stories
Lower 1, Main, Up
Master Bedroom
24 x 15, level Upper 1
Second Bedroom
12 x 16, level Upper 1
Third Bedroom
22 x 12, level Upper 1
Fourth Bedroom
12 x 15, level Upper 1
Living Room
13 x 26, level Main
Dining Room
13 x 15, level Main
Family Room
12 x 19, level Main
Kitchen
17 x 22, level Main
Off/gym
27 x 14, level Upper 1
Bonus
11 x 11, level Upper 1
Guest Hs
16 x 37, level Upper 1
Interior Features: Skylight(s), CeilngFan(s), Cable TV-Wired
Exterior Features: StreetLights
Appliances: KitIsland, KitPa
Attics: FinshedAttic
Basement Type: Full, Unfinished
Fireplace Features: LivingRoom/Great Room Fireplace, FamRoomFireP
Floor: Wood, Fully Carpeted, Stone Flooring
Exterior: Wood, Stone
Tax Year
2016
Total Taxes
$23,275

Area Highlights

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Olive Garden Italian Restaurant

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Distance: 0.12 Miles

Rating 55 reviews
Charlie Brown's Steakhouse

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Rating 54 reviews
QDOBA Mexican Eats

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Rating 29 reviews
Pei Wei

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Rating 88 reviews
Panera Bread

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Rating 32 reviews
Bertucci's

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Rating 72 reviews
Heng's Thai Cuisine

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Distance: 0.27 Miles

Rating 107 reviews
Outback Steakhouse

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Distance: 0.28 Miles

Rating 63 reviews
Fiesta Maya Mexican Grill

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Distance: 0.31 Miles

Rating 41 reviews
Famous Dave's Bbq

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Distance: 0.53 Miles

Rating 7 reviews

School Information

Great Schools

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Swarthmore-Rutledge School

Type: Public

Level: K-5


Huntington Learning Center

Type: Private

Level: N/a


Sabold El School

Type: Public

Level: 2-5


Edgewood El School

Type: Public

Level: K-5


Ridley High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12


Our Lady Of Perpetual Help

Type: Private

Level: PK-8


Notre Dame De Lourdes School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8


Calvary International Christia

Type: Private

Level: K-12


Grace Park El School

Type: Public

Level: K-5


Richardson Middle School

Type: Public

Level: 6-8

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