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1343 Fording Brook Rd
  • Gwynedd Valley, PA 19002
$2,850,000
6 beds | 7.2 baths | 12,767 sqft
  • Details
    • Basement
      Yes
    • City
      Gwynedd Valley
    • County
      Montgomery
    • Elementary School
      Shady Grove
    • Garage Spaces
      5
    • High School
      Wissahickon Senior
    • Middle School
      Wissahickon
    • Property Class
      Residential
    • Status
      Active
    • Style
      Colonial
    • Subdivision
      Polo Club
  • Additional Information
    • Building Facade Orientation:
      Northwest
    • Condition:
      Average+
    • Cooling:
      Central A/C
    • Foundation:
      Concrete Perimeter
    • Heat:
      Hot Water, Zoned
    • Hot Water:
      Natural Gas
    • Laundry Type:
      Upper Floor
    • Lot Area Acreage:
      2.76
    • Lot Description:
      Sloping, Open, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)
    • Lot Dimensions:
      26
    • Net SqFt:
      12,767
    • Ownership:
      Fee Simple
    • Porch/Deck:
      Patio(s), Balcony
    • Roof:
      Slate
    • Sewer:
      Public Sewer
    • Structures:
      Above Grade, Below Grade
    • Type:
      Residential
    • Utilities:
      Cable TV
    • Wall/Ceilings:
      Cathedral Ceilings, 9'+ Ceilings
    • Water:
      Public
    • Zoning Code:
      Aa
  • Dimensions

    Room List: Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Kitchen, Family Room, Basement, Library, Breakfast Room, Bedroom 1, Exercise Room, In-Law/auPair/Suite, Laundry, Mud Room, Solarium, Media Room, Bedroom 6

    Stories: Lower 1, Main, Upper 1, Upper 2

  • Amenities & Features
    • Appliances:
      Cooktop, Oven - Wall, Oven - Double, Oven - Self Cleaning, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Disposal, Built-In Microwave
    • Basement Type:
      Full, Outside Entrance, Fully Finished
    • Fireplace Features:
      BrickFirePl, Marble, Gas/Propane
    • Floor:
      Wood, Fully Carpeted, Tile/Brick, Stone, Marble
  • Fees
    • Tax Year:
      2018
    • Total Taxes:
      $54,612
  • Description

    W-O-W! You may want to practice saying that word ahead of viewing 1343 Fording Brook Road in Gwynedd Valley. Exquisite does not even begin to describe this jaw-dropping custom-built estate home tucked away on a private lane on 2.76 acres in prestigious Gwynedd Valley. Will 6 Bedrooms, 7 Full Baths, 2 Partial Baths, 12, 767 Sqft of living space, and a 5 Car Garage do? Oh wait, we forgot to mention the finished lower level of the home complete with a Theater Room, Wet Bar, Wine Cellar, Playroom, and a fabulous glass-enclosed Exercise Room with mirrored walls and a ballet barre, too. But, wait there is more- the Carriage House. We know you are going to want to see this one in person, but let us first take you on a written narrative: The fieldstone facade and solid Mahogany door invite you to view the elegant interior which comprises nearly 13, 000 sq. ft. of living space. The gleaming, field-finished hardwood flooring, gorgeous millwork, arched doorways, and the beautiful, Pella French doors and windows are among the first impressions upon entry. Flanked on either side of the elegant, recessed foyer are both the formal living and dining rooms, each have fireplaces adorned with imported marble hearths. The gourmet kitchen has all the amenities the most discerning buyer would expect in a luxury home, including a large, center island, butler's pantry, high-end appliances and a breakfast room with access to rear, courtyard. The adjacent family room has 12' ceiling, custom built-in cabinetry, millwork detail, and a fireplace. Also on the main level are both the uniquely appointed octagonal solarium, and thoughtfully designed study featuring an additional gas fireplace, coffered box ceilings, and custom built in shelving. Choose between the front or back staircase to lead to the second floor hosting the owner's suite featuring a sitting room, dressing room, 2 walk-in closets, and the bedroom highlights a marble fireplace, and a juliette balcony with soaring views of the rear grounds of the property. The master bathroom showcases separate vanities with limestone, oversized stall shower, water closet, and jetted tub. Four additional en-suite bedrooms all have walk-in closets, built-in shelving and full baths. The "in-law" suite, is a spacious, two room suite with a full bathroom and near private access from the back stairs of the home. The finished lower level of the home does not disappoint with its' theater room, wet bar, wine cellar, playroom, and a fabulous glass-enclosed exercise room with mirrored walls and a ballet barre, too. Also included on this level is a full bath with steam shower and separate, cedar sauna for your post work-out routine. Walk-out to the level, rear yard to find ample space to customize an in-ground pool. Completing this magnificent estate is the enviable Carriage Home featuring an additional two-car garage with great, upper level space offering a full bathroom, and laundry. This Estate Home is truly a perfect retreat!

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  • Average Days on Market Residential

    67 April 2019
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  • Average Price per SqFt Residential

    $41,461 April 2019
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  • Total Monthly Inventory April 2019

    193
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  • New Listings Residential

    58 April 2019
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  • Percent of Asking Price Residential

    99 % April 2019
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Understand the educational environment and opportunities around this area before moving in.
Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School
Type: Private
Level: 9-12
Gwynedd-Mercy Academy Elementary
Type: Private
Level: K-8
Wissahickon Senior High School
Type: Public
Level: 9-12
Lower Gwynedd El School
Type: Public
Level: K-5
Wissahickon Middle School
Type: Public
Level: 6-8
Gwynedd Friends Preschool & Kindergarten
Type: Private
Level: K
Blue Bell El School
Type: Public
Level: K-5
St Anthony-St Joseph Elementary School
Type: Private
Level: PK-8
Easter Seals of Southeastern Pennsylvania
Type: Private
Level: N/a
North Wales El School
Type: Public
Level: K-6

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