In-person showings available! One-on-one in-person showings are now allowed. Please contact the listing agent to schedule. Virtual tours are also available. A sense of beauty and serenity surrounds you the instant you pull up to this lovingly maintained 5 bed 3.5 bath Center Hall Colonial on lush landscaped grounds, in a desirable neighborhood and location! Coined by current owners as ~the house that always shines,~ the residence is meticulous, comfortable, easy to live in, and perfect for a family with gracious living quaEverything has been touched, inside and out. From exterior stone repointing, siding, roof, windows and outdoor patio, to the total landscaping makeover that won the Bala Neighborhood Golden Watering Can for the most stunning grounds graced by dogwoods, azaleas, weeping cherries, and vegetable garden! The level grounds include a large flagstone terrace perfect for entertaining and grilling . The grassy areas offer plenty of room for children to play and for a swing set. The thoughtful updates include a complete attic makeover, all bathrooms, the kitchen, sunroom, mudroom, laundry room, and finished basement, plus HVAC, underground sprinkler, French drain and security systems. With versatile rooms, large bedrooms, multiple living spaces and a dining room that has accommodated 20+ people for holiday get-togethers, this home is built for family enjoyment and hosting/entertaining. Relax and watch movies in the large living room with hardwood floors and a cozy gas-burning fireplace flanked by built-ins. Enjoy the light pouring into the peaceful sunroom with wood ceilings and stone wall as you sip morning coffee and read a good book. Cook up a storm in the lovely kitchen with tiled floors, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and abundant cabinet space. Serve casual fare in the open breakfast room, and formal meals in the huge dining room that can handle a crowd. Also for your convenience on the main level is a guest powder room, and tiled mudroom with built-in cubbies and seat, extensive closet storage, and separate entrance off the 2-car garage and side patio. Up on the second floor, your master retreat awaits with a king-size bedroom, big closets, hardwood floors, and accompanying tiled en-suite bath with shower. An additional 3 bedrooms are bright and spacious with ample storage, sharing a full hall bath with tub/shower combo. The fifth bedroom with refinished knotty pine floors sits on level 3, presenting a large closet, en-suite bath with frameless glass shower, and unfinished storage room. Let the kids play, have parties and sleepovers on the lower level with a multipurpose rec room with a gym area, poker, arts/crafts, you name it! Adjacent is a laundry room with sink, shelving and cedar closet. This house has it all, topped off by a great address near public schools, amenities, and quick access to Center City.
Built-Ins, Carpet, Chair Railing, Master Bath(s), Pantry, Recessed Lighting, Upgraded Countertops, Wood Floors
Built In, Garage - Front Entry, Inside Access
Built-In Microwave, Built-In Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Oven/Range-Gas, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances
Baseboard - Hot Water, Radiator
Front Yard, Landscaping, Level, SideYard(s)
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Listing information last updated on June 4th, 2020 at 10:05am CDT.