Welcome home to this beauty that will capture your heart with its fabulous location, picturesque setting and gracious living space. Live comfortably in a great neighborhood with homes far apart from one another on well-kept grounds, yet in a convenient location near it all. The sense of solitude is heightened by the positioning of the house, which faces the historic Merion Golf Club golf course, the site of several U.S. Open tournaments, affording stretching, scenic greenery views. Perhaps the best aspect of this gem is its incredible charm and character. This, plus all the modern amenities you desire resulting from a complete renovation, including newer roof, mechanicals, gas forced air heating, central air, main sewer line, and a 2-story addition creating a 1st-floor family room, 2nd-floor master suite with balcony and extended master bath, plus a 3rd garage bay. The spectacular grounds are enhanced by a circular drive, lovely landscaping and hardscaping. The interior ambience is elegant and cheerful, with abundant natural light streaming into every room through generous windows showing lovely views in all directions. The layout is fantastic, providing an easy flow of traffic and a seamless open plan for entertaining not typically found in older homes. A traditional center hall presents large openings to the living room with fireplace and dining room where you can host large gatherings. From the living room, 2 sets of French doors lead to the sunroom and peaceful stone terrace beyond for relaxing, grilling and watching the kids play on the lawn. The dining room connects to the spacious kitchen, which can also be accessed by the center hall, with tons of cabinetry, granite counters, SS appliances and access to the garage. The kitchen-family room are the hub of household activity. Large glass doors that lead to the terrace and wraparound windows in the huge family room with a fireplace and custom built-ins bring the outdoors in with gorgeous views. Ascend to the light and bright master suite with a vaulted bedroom ceiling, private balcony, sitting area with extensive built-ins, walk-in closet and luxurious en-suite bath, the ultimate retreat. Two additional bedrooms, a shared hall bath and laundry room complete the upper level. The private 3rd floor with 2 bedrooms, a full bath and separate HVAC is ideal for guests. There~s also a basement with a 2nd laundry area. Close to all the Main Line has to offer, minutes from local rail stations, down the street from the ~Pig and Whistle~ and a quick trip to the airport. Live the dream!
|7/23/2019 3:00:00 AM||New Value: $1,150,000|