Looking for a MOVE-IN READY, STATELY STONE AND BRICK COLONIAL WITH INCREDIBLE CURB APPEAL, perfectly located in one of Bala Cynwyd's most desirable neighborhoods? Don't miss this 5 Bedroom (plus den), 3-1/2 Bath home, featuring a seamless blend of updated features with the character and details of its 1930s construction, all with great flow for family living and entertaining. With newer cedar shake roof, the house is flanked one one side by a double garage and the other by a spacious screened porch. Stone walkways surrounded by landscaped garden beds lead to the arched front door. In back, a fenced walkway lined by roses, a stone patio and deck are perfect for peaceful outdoor dining and relaxation. This classic beauty is minutes to trains, shops, dining, trails and parks, with easy access to center city Philadelphia. The center entry foyer immediately shows off the gorgeous newly refinished oak hardwood flooring found throughout the first and second floors. To the right is the spacious living room with wood-burning fireplace, custom built-ins, windows on three exposures, and access to the screened porch. To the left is the large dining room, with bay window and restored wrought-iron chandelier. The recently updated kitchen features gray cabinetry with quartz countertops, subway tile, stainless steel GE Profile appliances, and a sunny breakfast room. A half bath with newer fixtures completes the first floor. The kitchen opens onto a deck with steps down to a stone patio and fenced back and side yards. The second floor features a spacious master bedroom suite with 4 closets (one walk-in) and renovated luxurious master bath with glass shower and Grohe fixtures. Down the hall are 2 large bedrooms and updated bath with original Art Deco tile. At the end of the hall are rear stairs to the kitchen, and a totally charming family room/den with 15 ft vaulted beamed ceilings, wood-burning fireplace, built-ins, wet bar with refrig and closet (which could be refitted as a second floor laundry area), and a curved staircase to a carpeted loft area. This space will quickly become your favorite at-home relaxation spot. The renovated third floor has 2 spacious bedrooms--one with newer double skylights and cedar closet, and full bath with soaking tub. There's an abundance of storage and closet space The full basement with pantry and laundry area is ready to outfit to your particular needs--the partially divided space could be finished to become your home gym, playroom or more. Updated mechanicals include a newer gas furnace, central air, 200-amp electrical service, and separate 200-amp service in the double garage (which is accessible from both the exterior and the basement). Please note the tax record indicates 2759 square feet. The seller believes that with finished third floor space including 2 bedrooms and bath, the finished square footage is over 3100 square feet. This wonderful home has been carefully maintained and updated. Only a job transfer makes it available. Now you can make it yours!
Additional Stairway, Built-Ins, CeilngFan(s)
Exterior Lighting, Extensive Hardscape, Deck(s), Patio, Wood Fence
Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.
|Price Reduced||$684,900||$14,600 (2.09%)|
|Price Reduced (from $719,900)||$699,500||$20,400 (2.83%)|
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Listing information last updated on October 20th, 2019 at 3:20am CDT.