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731 Thomas Road

Philadelphia, PA 19118

One-of-a-kind location, one-of-a-kind house, "Andorra House," is an exquisitely updated center hall stone Colonial nestled in one of the area's most desirable locations. Located just steps from the Northwestern end of historic Forbidden Drive and offering exceptional access to both the wonderful amenities of Chestnut Hill and the Wissahickon Valley section of Fairmount Park. Originally designed by noted architect Robert McGoodwin and built for William Harper, owner of Andorra Nursery. Once surrounded by several hundred acres, the home is filled with many original details including multiple fireplaces, high ceilings, gorgeous woodwork, exceptional moldings and deep windowsills, along with many modern updates; this home offers gracious spaces for everyday living and entertaining. Light-filled grand center entrance hall; large formal dining room with fireplace; living room with custom lighting, built-ins, gas burning fireplace and multiple French doors; study with fireplace and access to the large covered porch with fireplace. A totally renovated gourmet kitchen, with Viking and Sub-Zero appliances, Carrara marble countertops and radiant heated slate floors with adjoining sunlit breakfast room are perfect spaces for family gatherings. The rear bar room/den, a convenient mud room and rear powder room offer easy access to the attached garage and a separate, large, one bedroom in-law suite with recently renovated kitchen. The spacious master suite with fireplace offers an updated bath, attached dressing room with fireplace and ample closet space. There are two additional bedrooms, each with ensuite baths, and a second floor laundry. The third floor offers three bedrooms, a media room with surround sound, two hall baths and crafts room. All set on 1.62 lovely landscaped acres, this absolutely immaculate home is conveniently located and move-in ready. Don't let this treasure pass you by!
Property Class
Type of Property
Garage Spaces
3+ Car Parking
Pool Type
No Pool
Full, Unfinished, Outside/Walkout Basement
Has AC?
Lafayette Hill
Springfield Township
Montgomery County
Cooking Fuel: Gas Cooking
Dining/Kitchen: Breakfast Room
Foundation: Stone Foundation
Garage Type: Attached, Inside Access to Garage, Garage Door Opener
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Land SqFt: 70,478
Laundry Type: Upper-Floor Laundry
Area: Springfield Township
Lot Area Acreage: 1.620000
Lot Description: Rear Yard, Side Yard
Lot Dimensions: 67
Main Bedroom: FullBath-MBR, DrssngRm-MBR
Main Entrance: Foyer, Center Ha
Main Floor Half Baths: 2
Net SqFt: 6795
Ownership: Fee Simple
Porch/Deck: Deck, Patio
Property Age: 96
Condition: Average+
Type: Detached
Roof: Slate
Upper Floor Baths: 6
Zoning Code: AA
Heat: Gas, Hot Water, Radiant
Cooling: Central A/C
Water: Public
Sewer: Public Sewer
Room List
Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom-Master, Bedroom-Second, Bedroom-Third, Bedroom-Fourth, Kitchen, Other Room 1, Other Room 2, Other Room 3, Den/Stdy/Lib, In-Law/auPair/Ste, Other Room 4, Mudroom, Laundry Room
Lower 1, Main, Up
Master Bedroom
15 x 16, level Upper 1
Second Bedroom
18 x 15, level Upper 1
Third Bedroom
17 x 12, level Upper 1
Fourth Bedroom
15 x 10, level Upper 1
Living Room
18 x 26, level Main
Dining Room
23 x 18, level Main
27 x 14, level Main
16 x 15, level Main
35 x 14, level Main
Bar Room
14 x 16, level Main
23 x 10, level Upper 1
Interior Features: Security System, 9'+ Ceiling, CeilngFan(s), Stall Shower
Appliances: KitIsland, KitPa
Attics: Pull-Down Stairs
Basement Type: Full, Unfinished, Outside/Walkout Basement
Fireplace Features: LivingRoom/Great Room Fireplace, Main Bedroom Fireplace, Gas/Propane Firepalce, Non-Functional Fireplace, Dining Room Fireplace
Floor: Wood
Exterior: Stone
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School Information

Great Schools

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Our Mother of Consolation Catholic

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

The Crefeld School

Type: Private

Level: 7-12

Jenks John S School

Type: Public

Level: K-8

Evan Thomas Institute

Type: Private

Level: 1-8

Philadelphia -Montgomery Christian Academy

Type: Private

Level: PK-12

Springside Chestnut Hill Academy

Type: Private

Level: PK-12

The Waldorf School Of Philadelphia

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

Renaissance Charter School

Type: Charter

Level: 6-8

Regina Coeli Academy

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

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