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1520 Monk Road

Gladwyne, PA 19035

Westbourne Woods - A unique, custom build, combining everything on the "must have" list of the most discerning buyer: premier address; solid stone exterior construction, interior finishes evidencing the finest of craftmanship, generous square footage, unique spaces for both living and playing and acres of expertly manicured lawn. This is the home which all the superlatives really do apply. Westbourne Woods is the product of a marriage between the Main Line's premier architect and most acclaimed high end builder. Just 14 years ago, F.L. Bissinger summoned one of his unique, Artisan Revival Style designs to E.B. Mahoney, whose name is synonymous with the highest in quality building standards. The resulting, expertly Colonial residence consists of three finished levels, positioned on 8 acres, with an additional adjoining lot of more than 6.5 acres available for purchase. Inside are 6-7 Bedrooms, 7 full baths and 4 half Baths, five fireplaces, an in-home theatre, wine cellar, indoor swimming pool, baseball batting cage, gym quarters and a 4 car Garage. Energy is partially supplied by solar panels. Twenty minutes from CC Philadelphia and a short drive from the links of the famed Philadelphia Country Club, drive through the gates of 1520 Monk Rd. Descend the driveway lined with stone walls which are finished with bricked lattice. Cross the cobblestones and enter the massive aged wood double door into a stone floored Foyer. Step down into the formal Living Room featuring floor to ceiling windows, exceptional quatrefoil plaster work ceiling and hand hewed plank hardwood floors. Pivoting between contemporary and traditional, this formal space is designed with multiple seating areas for small or intimate gatherings. Dramatic volume ceiling bar room with outside entrance is highlighted by an exposed stone wall with incorporated candle ledges for twilight entertaining. Steps away is a Library w/fireplace,Family Room w/fp, formal Dining room with hand painted ceiling. An expansive Kitchen w/solarium styled Breakfast Area w three sides of glass, encouraging views of gardens & wooded acres. Ascent the main staircase to a Master Suite w/two Sitting Rooms/private offices and separate "his"and "hers" closets. Master Bath highlighted by stone soaking tub. The walk-out LL offers everything needed for recreation for all ages, theatre, wine celler, lap swimming pool, gym & baseball batting cages.
Status
ACTIVE
Property Class
Residential
Type of Property
Detached
Style
Colonial, Tradit
Design
3+Story
Fireplaces
3
Garage Spaces
4
Parking
3+ Car Parking, Drvwy/Off Str
Has Pool?
Yes
Pool Type
Indoor Pool
Basement
Full, Fully Finished
Has AC?
Yes
Subdivision
None Available
Area
L Merion Township
City
Gladwyne
County
Montgomery County
Cooking Fuel: Gas Cooking
Dining/Kitchen: Breakfast Room
Garage Type: Attached, Detached
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Land SqFt: 349,787
Laundry Type: Upper-Floor Laundry
Area: L Merion Township
Lot Area Acreage: 8.030000
Lot Description: Level Lot, Sloping Lot, Open Lot, Trees/Wooded, Front Yard, Rear Yard, Side Yard
Lot Dimensions: 438
Lower Baths: 2
Lower Half Baths: 2
Main Bedroom: FullBath-MBR, DrssngRm-MBR, SitArea-MBR, WalkInClstMB
Main Entrance: Center Hall
Main Floor Half Baths: 2
Net SqFt: 14738
Ownership: Fee Simple
Porch/Deck: Patio
Property Age: 14
Condition: Average+
Type: Detached
Roof: Pitched Roof, Sla
Upper Floor Baths: 5
Zoning Code: RA
Heat: Gas, Solar Act/Pass, Forced Air
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, Den/Stdy/Lib, Great Room, Workshop, Game/Media Room, Mudroom, Laundry Room
Stories
Lower 1, Main, Up
Interior Features: Security System, Vaulted Ceiling, 9'+ Ceiling, Stained/Leaded Glass, WhirlPool/HotTub, Exposed Beams, Wet/Dry Bar, Stall Shower
Exterior Features: Lawn Sprinkler
Appliances: KitIsland, KitPa
Attics: Walk-Up Attic
Basement Type: Full, Fully Finished
Fireplace Features: LivingRoom/Great Room Fireplace, FamRoomFireP, Main Bedroom Fireplace, Gas/Propane Firepalce
Floor: Wood, Fully Carpeted, Stone Flooring
Exterior: Stone
Swimming Pool: Yes
Tax Year
2016
Total Taxes
$128,020

Area Highlights

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Guard House Inn

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Distance: 0.87 Miles

Rating 21 reviews
Green Bean Coffee

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The Gladwyne Lunch Box

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Maria's Ristorante on Summit

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Rating 53 reviews
Mel's Kitchen

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Mr P Pizza & Pasta

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Spring Mill Cafe

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School Information

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Conshohocken El School

Type: Public

Level: K-3


Conshohocken Catholic School Elementary

Type: Private

Level: PK-8


Conshohocken Catholic School (Pk-8)

Type: Private

Level: PK-8


Harriton Senior High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12


Miquon School

Type: Private

Level: PK-6


St. Katherine Day School -Upper

Type: Private

Level: N/a


Villanova Academy For Honor Studies

Type: Private

Level: PK-6


AIM Academy

Type: Private

Level: 1-12


The Gladwyne Montessori School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8


Ridge Park El School

Type: Public

Level: K-3

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