"Four Chimneys" is nestled amongst mature trees and the rolling hills of the much sought-after Rydal neighborhood. This meticulously constructed home distinctively combines old world charm with the most modern of amenities, and has been welcoming its families with good energy for over 100 years. A peaceful retreat is in store with its tree-lined perimeter, sprawling yard and heated in-ground pool. The heated tile flooring in the vestibule with hand crafted wood-carved entry way is a welcome in and of its self. A chef's kitchen boasts top of the line stainless steel appliances, in-door grill, 3 ovens, granite countertops, ice maker and twin custom furniture style refrigerator/freezers. The master retreat has two fireplaces, newly updated in-suite bath with glass enclosed shower, claw-foot soaking tub, radiant floor heat and walk in closets. All of the secondary rooms are generous in size and well appointed. Set up for entertaining, the first floor rooms are all a short distance to the heart the house, the kitchen and the butler's pantry as well. With 9 wood-burning fireplaces, a comfortable fire is always an option from just about anywhere. This home has 3 separate stair cases, original hardwood flooring, glass and iron hardware throughout. The updated center hall bathroom and laundry room on the second floor help blend the new with the old. The large detached garage has previously approved plans to convert to living quarters, full bath for the swimming pool recreation and plenty of storage. This home is conveniently located near Penn State's Abington Campus, Septa's regional rail line, hospitals, shopping including Whole Foods, Trader Joe's and more. Come see why Abington was voted Money Magazine's top places in the country to raise a family.
Type of Property
3+ Car Parking, Street, Drvwy/Off Str
Cooking Fuel: Gas Cooking
Garage Type: Detached
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Land SqFt: 64,600
Laundry Type: Upper-Floor Laundry, Bs
Area: Abington Township
Lot Area Acreage: 1.480000
Lot Description: Front Yard, Rear Yard, Side Yard
Lot Dimensions: 271
Main Bedroom: FullBath-MBR, DrssngRm-MBR, WalkInClstMB
Main Floor Half Baths: 1
Net SqFt: 6042
Ownership: Fee Simple
Porch/Deck: Patio, Porch
Property Age: 104
Roof: Pitched Roof, Shi
Room Count: 13
Upper Floor Baths: 3
Zoning Code: V
Cooling: Central A/C
Sewer: Public Sewer
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, In-Law/auPair/Ste, Workshop, Other Room 4, Mudroom, Laundry Room
The data relating to real estate for sale on this website appears in part through the TREND Internet Data Exchange program, a voluntary cooperative exchange of property listing data between licensed real estate brokerage firms in which Kurfiss Sotheby's International Realty participates, and is provided by TREND through a licensing agreement.
The information provided by this website is for the personal, non-commercial use of consumers and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing.
Data last updated: 12/08/2016.
Some properties which appear for sale on this website may no longer be available because they are under contract, have sold or are no longer being offered for sale.
Some real estate firms do not participate in IDX and their listings do not appear on this website. Some properties listed with participating firms do not appear on this website at the request of the seller.