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1620 Monk Road

Gladwyne, PA 19035

Contemporary Mid-Century home with the master suite and a second bedroom with full partially accessible bath for the in-laws located on the main level. This 5740 square foot home was renovated back in 1988-1990. All of the major systems were removed and replaced. Costs to renovate were in the $600,000 range. Between 2010 and 2016 another $250,000 in improvements were made to the home. The home has three heating and air conditioning zones and 400 amp electrical service. The garage has high ceilings, insulated walls with new drywall and trim. New insulated doors with windows and a keyless entry. The architectural design allows for entertaining and large gatherings, allows an owner to age in place because of the thoughtful interior design elements that allow one floor living on the main level. Wider hallways, large door openings, an abundance of sunshine and lots of full height glass windows make this home open and airy. The kitchen serves as the focal point of this open floor plan with ceilings that top out at 13 feet and French doors that lead to a large wrap around deck that covers almost 3 sides of the home. The boundaries between interior and exterior are almost eliminated. Dine outdoors, enjoy the views of woodlands, the mountain views across the river and the rowers below. Families of hawks ride the updrafts in your backyard. Twelve foot wide Pella glass doors create welcome views and natural light into the home. The second bedroom on the main level has been transformed into a tranquil oasis with panoramic views and the perfect environment for a home office. The main floor enjoys wide plank Brazilian Teak flooring that intersects with natural stone in the foyer, a massive fireplace wall in the living room and supports a 9 foot opera size Grand piano. The large living room flows into the dining room and can handle both formal and informal functions. With a simple change of furniture this home has entertained over 250 wedding guests and 180 for an engagement party. The lower level has a large in-law or au pair suite with bedroom, full bath, living room, dining area and its own outside entrance. There is a new spa bath, pool table area, yoga room and three bedrooms with three full baths. The lower level family room also acts as a changing area for family and guests who use the Armond Aquatech custom swimming pool with electric pool cover. This home has many upgrades and has been lovingly maintained.
Status
ACTIVE
Property Class
Residential
Type of Property
Detached
Style
Contemporary, Ra
Design
2-Story
Fireplaces
2
Garage Spaces
3
Parking
Drvwy/Off Str, Private
Has Pool?
Yes
Pool Type
In-Ground Pool
Basement
Full, Fully Finished
Has AC?
Yes
Subdivision
Gladwyne
Area
L Merion Township
City
Gladwyne
County
Montgomery County
Building Facade Orientation: South
Cooking Fuel: Electric Cooking
Dining/Kitchen: EatInKitchen
Foundation: Stone Foundation
Garage Type: Attached, Garage Door Opener, Oversized Garage
Hot Water: Oil
Land SqFt: 36,800
Laundry Type: Main-Floor Laundry, Lo
Area: L Merion Township
Lot Area Acreage: 0.840000
Lot Description: Cul-de-sac, Trees/Wooded, Front Yard, Rear Yard, Side Yard
Lot Dimensions: 138
Main Bedroom: FullBath-MBR, DrssngRm-MBR, SitArea-MBR
Main Entrance: Foyer
Net SqFt: 5740
Ownership: Fee Simple
Porch/Deck: Deck
Property Age: 61
Type: Detached
Roof: Pitched Roof
Zoning Code: RAA
Heat: Oil, Forced Air, Zoned, Energy Efficient Heating System, Programmable Thermostat
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, Great Room, In-Law/auPair/Ste, Professional Off, Workshop, Laundry Room
Master Bedroom
1 x 1, level Main
Second Bedroom
1 x 1, level Main
Third Bedroom
1 x 1, level Lower 1
Fourth Bedroom
1 x 1, level Lower 1
Living Room
1 x 1, level Main
Dining Room
1 x 1, level Main
Family Room
1 x 1, level Lower 1
Kitchen
1 x 1, level Main
5th Bdrm
1 x 1, level Lower 1
Interior Features: Security System, Vaulted Ceiling, 9'+ Ceiling, CeilngFan(s), Second Kitchen, Wet/Dry Bar, Stall Shower, Energy Efficient Windows, Replacement Windows
Appliances: Kitchen w/Pantry, KitCo
Basement Type: Full, Fully Finished
Fireplace Features: Stone Fireplace, LivingRoom/Great Room Fireplace, Main Bedroom Fireplace
Floor: Wood, Fully Carpeted, Stone Flooring
Exterior: Wood, Stone
Swimming Pool: Yes
Tax Year
2016
Total Taxes
$16,170

Area Highlights

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Guard House Inn

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Distance: 1.13 Miles

Rating 20 reviews
Green Bean Coffee

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The Gladwyne Lunch Box

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Rating 28 reviews
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Rating 53 reviews
Mr P Pizza & Pasta

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Ruby Chinese Restaurant

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Rating 40 reviews
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School Information

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The Gladwyne Montessori School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8


Gladwyne School

Type: Public

Level: K-5


AIM Academy

Type: Private

Level: 1-12


Miquon School

Type: Private

Level: PK-6


Welsh Valley Middle School

Type: Public

Level: 6-8


Friends Central Lower School

Type: Private

Level: K-4


Penn Valley School

Type: Public

Level: K-5


Lankenau High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12


Harriton Senior High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

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