Welcome to 525 Penllyn Pike, known as "The Orthodox Cottage", this elegant estate home situated on 1.76 acres in Lower Gwynedd is rich with history. If you are looking for the perfect blend of historic charm and the convenience of modern day amenities, then look no further. The original Main House was built in 1827 and it has been seamlessly blended with an addition designed by the renowned architect R.A. Hoffman in 2004. No detail has been overlooked. Staying true to its early 1800's roots, you will find the home has all the sophisticated touches you'd expect to see like random width hardwood flooring, classic crown & dental moldings, oversized baseboards, multiple fireplaces, built-in shelving & cabinetry, original Mercer Tiles, and so much more! Looking for modern day amenities? Step into the chef-inspired gourmet kitchen with custom-built cherry cabinets, granite countertops & island, a 6-burner stainless steel Wolf Stove, stainless steel Wolf double wall oven, 36" Sub Zero Fridge & 36" Sub Zero Freezer, 2 Asko dishwashers, and a Gaggenau Steamer; truly a dream kitchen. Looking to entertain? In addition to the kitchen and great room, an oversized formal dining room with an elegant crystal chandelier has plenty of room for your guests or relax in the living room by the fireplace or open one of the French doors and spend some time in the bright solarium enjoying the perfect views that this property offers. Upstairs, the owner's suite features a gas fireplace as well as a separate dressing room plus 5 additional bedrooms on the second and third floors. There is a separate suite (perfect for an au pair suite or home office) located on the second floor of the addition with large great room, separate bedroom, full bath and loads of storage. An oversized 3 car garage with additional storage space round out this incredible home. Truly a property not to be missed!
Type of Property
3+ Car Parking, Private
Full, Partial Finished
L Gwynedd Township
Cooking Fuel: Gas Cooking
Dining/Kitchen: Breakfast Room
Foundation: Concrete Foundation
Garage Type: Attached, Inside Access to Garage, Garage Door Opener, Oversized Garage
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Land SqFt: 76,568
Laundry Type: Main-Floor Laundry, Up
Area: L Gwynedd Township
Lot Area Acreage: 1.760000
Lot Description: Level Lot, Front Yard, Rear Yard, Side Yard
Lot Dimensions: 207
Main Bedroom: FullBath-MBR, DrssngRm-MBR, SitArea-MBR, WalkInClstMB
Main Entrance: Foyer, Center Ha
Main Floor Half Baths: 2
Net SqFt: 8812
Ownership: Fee Simple
Porch/Deck: Patio, Porch
Property Age: 189
Roof: Flat Roof, Pitche
Upper Floor Baths: 4
Year Rehabilitated: 2004
Zoning Code: A
Heat: Gas, Hot Water
Cooling: Central A/C
Sewer: Public Sewer
Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom-Master, Bedroom-Second, Bedroom-Third, Bedroom-Fourth, Kitchen, Family Rm, Other Room 1, Other Room 2, Other Room 3, Den/Stdy/Lib, Sun/Florida Room, Great Room, In-Law/auPair/Ste, Loft, Other Room 4, Game/Media Room, Mudroom, Laundry Room
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