Montgomery County Homes for Sale, Gwynedd Valley Real Estate Listings, 1238 Forest Hill Dr, MLS #6729011 Luxury Homes, Condos, Estates for Sale

1238 Forest Hill Dr

Gwynedd Valley, PA 19437

Every important feature is NEW in this OUTSTANDING 5 bedroom stone colonial with finished basement and 3-car garage in a highly desirable Gwynedd Valley neighborhood with over $300,000 in recent improvements including NEW ROOF, HVAC, WINDOWS, GUTTERS, Hardie-plan SIDING and incredible state-of-the-art brand NEW GOURMET KITCHEN. A double-wide circular drive with stone pavers welcomes you to this special home. The 2-story entrance hall opens to the Dining Room with hardwood floor & Living Room with gas fireplace. The handsome Library features a wall of customs bookshelves plus a deep-sill window, perfect for a window seat. The exciting BRAND NEW KITCHEN (2015) is absolutely stunning and includes every possible amenity including a heated, tiled floor, center island with Caesar stone counter with seating for 5, perimeter leathered granite counters, extra deep & wide stainless sink; stainless appliances including a 6-burner Thermador professional range w/double ovens; warming drawer, glass cabinets, tiled backsplash, self-close drawers and cabinets, and even a charging station drawer for electronics. The adjoining MUD/LAUNDRY ROOM is also NEW and features cubbies, a bench seat & included washer and dryer. The beautifully appointed Family Room, open from the Kitchen, provides a wood-burning fireplace w/floor-to-ceiling stone wall & a wet bar w/granite counter. 2 staircases provide access to the 2nd floor. The stunning Master Suite offers a built-in entertainment center w/flat-screen TV INCLUDED, 2 walk-in closets and a gorgeous UPDATED MASTER BATH with radiant-heated Jerusalem stone floor, poured concrete dual sinks & counters, and a delightful spa steam shower w/frameless glass door. 4 more Bedrooms w/2 Full Baths complete the 2nd floor, including a separate staircase for the 5th bedroom, creating a perfect in-law or au-pair suite. The FINISHED BASEMENT has brand new carpet, extra high ceilings, a cedar closet plus ample storage. The lovely rear yard features a deck with built-in seating & pergola leading to a gorgeous flagstone patio surrounded by matures trees & shrubs. Wissahickon School District has recently been ranked #1 in the state for test scores. Walking distance to Gwynedd Valley train station w/easy access to center city, and close to the town of Ambler with 1st run movie theater and great restaurants. This is a winner!
Property Class
Type of Property
Garage Spaces
3+ Car Parking, Drvwy/Off Str
Pool Type
No Pool
Full, Fully Finished
Has AC?
Forest Hill
Middle School
High School
L Gwynedd Township
Gwynedd Valley
Montgomery County
Cooking Fuel: Gas Cooking
Dining/Kitchen: Breakfast Room
Garage Type: Attached, Inside Access to Garage, Garage Door Opener
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Laundry Type: Main-Floor Laundry
Area: L Gwynedd Township
Lot Area Acreage: 1.020000
Lot Description: Level Lot, Trees/Wooded, Front Yard, Rear Yard, Side Yard
Main Bedroom: FullBath-MBR, WalkInClstMB
Main Entrance: CathCeilEntr
Main Floor Half Baths: 1
Net SqFt: 4694
Ownership: Fee Simple
Porch/Deck: Patio
Property Age: 27
Condition: Average+
Type: Detached
Roof: Pitched Roof, Shi
Upper Floor Baths: 3
Year Rehabilitated: 2006
Zoning Code: A
Heat: Gas, Hot Water
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, Other Room 3, Den/Stdy/Lib, Great Room, Other Room 4, Game/Media Room, Mudroom, Laundry Room
Main, Upper 1
Master Bedroom
15 x 20, level Upper 1
Second Bedroom
14 x 15, level Upper 1
Third Bedroom
13 x 13, level Upper 1
Fourth Bedroom
14 x 14, level Upper 1
Living Room
15 x 20, level Main
Dining Room
13 x 15, level Main
Family Room
17 x 20, level Main
16 x 27, level Main
Bedrm 5
13 x 31, level Upper 1
Game Rm
15 x 15, level Basement
Rec Rm
22 x 25, level Basement
18 x 18, level Main
Interior Features: Skylight(s), Vaulted Ceiling, 9'+ Ceiling, CeilngFan(s), Attic/House Fan, Cable TV-Wired, Sauna, Water Treatment System, Wet/Dry Bar, Stall Shower, Replacement Windows
Appliances: KitIsland, KitPa
Attics: Pull-Down Stairs
Basement Type: Full, Fully Finished
Fireplace Features: Stone Fireplace, LivingRoom/Great Room Fireplace, FamRoomFireP, Gas/Propane Firepalce
Floor: Wood, Fully Carpeted, Tile/Brick
Exterior: Stucco, Stone, Other
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Area Highlights

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Bocelli Restaurant

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Distance: 0.78 Miles

Rating 70 reviews
Spring House Tavern

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Rating 44 reviews
Il Giardino Pizza Cafe

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Rich's Other Place


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Rating 27 reviews
Andy's Diner


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Rating 67 reviews
Mandarin Inn


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Rating 11 reviews
Vic Sushi


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Rating 98 reviews
Po Le Cucina

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School Information

Great Schools

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Gwynedd-Mercy Academy Elementary

Type: Private

Level: K-8

Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School

Type: Private

Level: 9-12

Wissahickon Senior High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

Lower Gwynedd El School

Type: Public

Level: K-5

Wissahickon Middle School

Type: Public

Level: 6-8

St Anthony-St Joseph Elementary School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

Blue Bell El School

Type: Public

Level: K-5

Holy Family Learning-Ambler Day School

Type: Private

Level: 5-12

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