This elegant Walter Durham French manor home has been recently renovated,inside and out. The home sits far back from the road. The long Belgian block edged lighted driveway is freshly resurfaced and lined with miniature bushes. Lush plantings cross the front of the property. Mature trees and landscaping are low maintenance. Approach the house through a courtyard featuring statuary and masonry walls covered with flowering vines and custom window boxes. Slate covered steps and custom wrought iron railings match the original gate. A new front entry door with a wrought iron insert completes the theme. The living room has over-sized windows, plantation shutters, and beautiful hardwood floors. The wall above the wood burning fireplace is wired for a large screen TV. Individually room controlled sound system, energy efficient lighting with dimmer switches, and ceiling fans in key rooms, are part of the home design. The eat-in chef's kitchen features a large island, granite counters, Sub-Zero refrigerator,stainless steel appliances. a six burner range top,Fisher Paykel double drawer dishwasher, double convection oven, microwave, beverage fridge,filtered instant hot and cold, and more. The kitchen features ample cabinet space, a pantry with pull-out drawers,and convenient spice racks. The kitchen opens to the rear patio through a new Anderson slider. The large dining room, looks out to a fern garden through the picture window, and opens to the rear patio through a matching Anderson slider, providing great flow for entertaining. Take seven steps up to the second level with a new full hall bath and private master suite with two walk in closets and master bath. The master bath has a granite tile floor and double wide shower with two heads, double sinks,and a full linen closet, jacuzzi,and Toto Washlet. On the next level, five steps up,are three bedrooms with ample closets, a large linen closet, and bath. A fifth bedroom on the next level, can also be used as an office or game room, and has closets, a window, and a skylight. The lower level family room has radiant heat floors, a large picture window,a renovated powder room,and has a private entrance which can be used as a professional office. This home features storm water management system,new gutters and downspouts, additional insulation in attic and the garage door,a brand new fence around pool plus separate area for recreation. Walk to Villanova University, train to CC, Ashbridge Park, and public gardens.
Type of Property
3+ Car Parking, Private
None, Outside/Walkout Basement, Fully Finished
L Merion Township
Cooking Fuel: Gas Cooking
Garage Type: Garage Door Opener
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Land SqFt: 29,800
Laundry Type: Low-Floor Laundry
Area: L Merion Township
Lot Area Acreage: 0.680000
Lot Dimensions: 110
Main Bedroom: FullBath-MBR, WalkInClstMB
Main Entrance: Foyer
Net SqFt: 4463
Ownership: Fee Simple
Porch/Deck: Roof Deck, Patio
Property Age: 58
Roof: Shingle Roof
Zoning Code: R1
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, Laundry Room
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