Price reflects considerable allowance for the buyer who has their mind favorably inclined to "tweak" this charming property into their own lovely, special home and do so in their own time frame. This 4,500 sq ft (approx) classic French style colonial with a cedar shake roof is situated in a quiet, serene "country feel" setting with all the conveniences of suburban living and yet with close proximity to Center City, Philadelphia. The expansive floor plan with distinctive French architectural attributes such as floor to ceiling windows, exposed beamed FR ceiling and mostly hardwood floors throughout reveals itself as being ideal for daily living and entertaining. Enter from front "courtyard" area into a large two story hall w/ curved staircase and formal powder rm. "Open flow" into the lovely DR w/ glass door scenes to patio & rear yard. Both the living room and extra large family room have a fireplace. Modern Kit flows into a greenhouse effect breakfast room and on into the huge family room. NOTE: Further enhance this home...great potential for buyer to create and customize a stunning kitchen "REDO" by opening kit & gr hse breakfast room more fully than existing opening into family room. Library w/built-ins . 2nd powder room. 1st floor also offers a bedroom w/bath (great for guests or au-pair) and fr doors to sm patio. Second floor includes a huge master suite w/dressing area, walk-in closet and two baths. Additional two BRs and bath. There are multiple accesses to various exterior patios/sitting areas. A gorgeous, private large rear lot makes for fantastic views from LR, DR, Kit/Brk rm & family room and along with the pool, offers up the perfect outdoor retreat! Enjoy easy access to center of Gladwyne village, shopping, restaurants, commuter routes (to Phila or points west), etc. Top ranked public and private schools.
Type of Property
3+ Car Parking, Drvwy/Off Str
L Merion Township
Cooking Fuel: Gas Cooking
Dining/Kitchen: Breakfast Room
Garage Type: Attached
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Land SqFt: 52,800
Laundry Type: Main-Floor Laundry
Area: L Merion Township
Lot Area Acreage: 1.210000
Lot Description: Level Lot, Front Yard, Rear Yard, Side Yard
Lot Dimensions: 203
Main Bedroom: FullBath-MBR, DrssngRm-MBR, SitArea-MBR, WalkInClstMB
Main Entrance: Center Hall, Cat
Net SqFt: 4459
Ownership: Fee Simple
Property Age: 43
Zoning Code: R1
Heat: Gas, Forced Air
Cooling: Central A/C
Sewer: On-Site Septic
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, Great Room, Laundry Room
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