A little bit of heaven. We are pleased to present a unique custom home c.1953 with later 2 story addition in 1961 that is in superb condition and nestles into .83 acres of lush and profuse gardens. The garden with colorful perennials, mature flowering shrubs and trees, private patios perfect for entertaining or for meditation are privately located to the rear of the property and were designed by horticultural star Fred Peck. Even a waterfall! Simply exquisite! And, despite its green setting, it is still within city limits The living room and dining room both enjoy these green vistas. The house offers 2 bedrooms and 2 full baths including a spacious master bedroom and bath that overlooks the natural scenery in the rear. The kitchen is new and sparkling with gas cooking and lots of cabinets and counters. The addition offers a 25x20 great room with wood-burning fireplace, built-in shelving, huge picture window at one end and glass wall and door to a patio at the other. Below the great room is another 25x18 bright room with walls lined with glass shelving that invites use as a studio, library. exercise room, play room, or spacious office. This room has its own exit and could be perfect for a professional office. 1 car garage that could actually accommodate two cars end-to-end. Gas heat and hot water. Central air. This home is on an off-the-beaten-path location in the quaint Chestnut Hill community in northwest Philadelphia, a community with terrific restaurants, a variety of schools and places of worship, unique shops, and great public transportation including 2 separate commuter rail lines--one of which is a quick walk from 194 Lynnebrook Lane. Seller offers $10,000 seller assist to buyer with acceptable offer. Easy to show!
Type of Property
3+ Car Parking, Drvwy/Off Str, Private
Partial, Fully Finished
Building Facade Orientation: Southwest
Cooking Fuel: Gas Cooking
Garage Type: Attached, Garage Door Opener, Oversized Garage
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Land SqFt: 36,154
Laundry Type: Main-Floor Laundry
Lot Area Acreage: 0.830000
Lot Description: Irregular Lot, Open Lot, Trees/Wooded, Front Yard, Rear Yard, Side Yard
Lot Dimensions: 206X156
Main Bedroom: FullBath-MBR, WalkInClstMB
Main Entrance: Foyer
Main Floor Baths: 2
Net SqFt: 2520
Ownership: Fee Simple
Property Age: 55
Roof: Pitched Roof, Shi
Room Count: 7
Zoning Code: RSD1
Heat: Gas, Forced Air
Cooling: Central A/C
Sewer: On-Site Septic
Living Room, Bedroom-Master, Bedroom-Second, Kitchen, Family Rm, Other Room 1, Den/Stdy/Lib, Great Room, Mudroom
Lower 1, Main, Up
15 x 13, level Main
12 x 14, level Main
29 x 18, level Main
25 x 20, level Main
13 x 10, level Main
25 x 18, level Lower 1
Interior Features: Security System, Skylight(s), 9'+ Ceiling, Bay Window, Stall Shower, Energy Efficient Windows
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