All you see from the road is a private tennis court, just across from the 14th green at the Philadelphia Country Club. A long private driveway leads you to a three story oasis in the woods. Any address in Gladwyne is among the most coveted on the Main Line of Philadelphia and if location is everything, six acres adjacent to a private country club off of Lafayette Rd classifies this property as one of our spectacular spaces.
Exposed beams and a white brick fireplace are the focal points of the two story great room that greets you upon entering. Rich hard wood floors lead to a wall of windows that invites the outside in. And with this property, the natural setting truly is spectacular. You have your own private stream running through the back edge of the property where deer and local wildlife enjoy a cool drink. There is an in ground pool with a natural wood deck perfect for entertaining guests during the summer. A stroll through six acres of property unveil a riding ring, your own private tennis court and a barn that is ready to be converted into your special projects area. A three car garage connects to the house so both you and your cars stay warm on those cold winter mornings. An outdoor deck spans the full length of the second floor and the master bedroom has a private deck as well.
Three stories of living space provide you with six bedrooms, five and ½ bathrooms and plenty of room to spread out. You will discover more than 5900 square feet of rustic charm with a contemporary design. This home is perfect for the family looking to make a few of their own home improvements. The lower level of this home can serve as a private living space for the in-laws, an au pair or an independent young adult looking for his or her own personal space. It includes a main bedroom, a large walk-in cedar closet, your own private bath, an exercise room and three different entryways to the back yard.
If you are a golfer, you know that the 27 holes at the Philadelphia Country Club are among the most challenging in the region. This private club is exclusive to its 1000 members and their families, with over half residing on the Main Line and represent the Who’s Who in Philadelphia. This is your view from the front yard of this home in Gladwyne and no reason why you can’t be socializing with this crowd as well. Give us a call today to set up an appointment to visit this oasis in the hills of Gladwyne. Looking for more details, visit this page for the scoop on this home in Gladwyne for sale.