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, banquette seating area, 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, study desk nooks & ample closet space. 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.
Type of Property
Building Facade Orientation: East
Building Floors: 3.00
Foundation: Stone Foundation
Gross SqFt: 4,819
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Land SqFt: 25,003
Laundry Type: WasherInUnit, Dr
Area: Swarthmore Borough
Lot Area Acreage: 0.570000
Lot Dimensions: 186X175
Ownership: Fee Simple
Property Age: 99
Roof: Pitched Roof
Total Units: 2
Zoning Code: RES
Heat: Gas, Radiator, Baseboard, Zoned
Cooling: Central A/C
Sewer: Public Sewer
Interior Features: Security System, CeilngFan(s), CableTVAvail, WindowTrmts, Fireplace, Energy Efficient Windows
Exterior Features: StreetLights
Basement Type: Full, Unfinished
Floor: Wood, Fully Carpeted, Stone Flooring
Exterior: Wood, Stone
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