Rydal - If you are a lover of nature, this is the property for you! This unique farmhouse is located on 2.55 acres of magnificent grounds that overlook the Audubon Bird Sanctuary property. You enter the property from a private driveway, past the tennis court on the left to 2 circular driveways. Immediately you will notice the exquisite grounds of mature trees and plantings. There is an open deck overlooking these grounds that serves as a perfect spot for entertaining and enjoying the surroundings. An in-ground pool is tucked away overlooking the beautiful grounds. The property was originally part of a 100 acre farm. The foyer with a ceramic tile floor connects the original farmhouse with a newer addition of a 2 story family room plus a library loft with a floating staircase connecting these 2 rooms. Beautiful woodworking compliments these 2 rooms and plenty of windows offers plenty of light. Lovely pegged hardwood floors are throughout the first level. There is an indoor balcony from the library loft area to the second floor of the original farmhouse. The kitchen offers an eating area in front of a greenhouse-type window and brick fireplace. The 2nd floor consists of a master suite with master bath and dressing area, 3 additional bedrooms and 2 additional baths and a small office. The laundry room is located on the 2nd floor as well. The 3rd floor features the 5th bedroom and a bath as well as a spacious attic storage area with easy access. Finished basement, large storage room/utility room with electric hot water heater, steam (oil) heat boiler (2009), newer oil tank in basement, central air in the newer portion of the home as well as a new asphalt roof (2017) on newer portion of the home. There is also a slate portion of the roof. This property is located in the award winning Abington School District (Rydal Elementary) and within a short drive of Trader Joe's, Whole Foods, Abington-Jefferson Hospital and Holy Redeemer Hospital, restaurants and the Hiway Theater in Jenkintown. This home is just waiting for your personal touch. You will not be disappointed with the fabulous grounds!
About this Area
Rydal, in Abington Township, Montgomery County, Pa., is a community of tree-lined streets and stately houses, many built of stone, dating to the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The advent of passenger-train service in 1888 between Philadelphia and the area triggered residential development, and this suburban area off of the historical Old York Road was born. To this day,...
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