Lynnewood Hall one of the largest surviving Gilded age Mansion in the Philadelphia area..... 2 parcels 310000820004 and 310000823001 ( 33.85 Glorious Gated Acres )Endless Possibilities For Development in MU 3 ( Mixed Use Overly District ) museum location, condo conversion with clothing shops, restaurants, banks, music venue ,hotel lodging or movie studio production center. This 110 room Neoclassical mansion was designed by architect Horace Trumbauer for industrialist Peter A.B.Widener between 1897 and 1900
Set upon over an acre of land in one of the most sought after sections of Elkins Park, "Hollyoak" as she's referred to by the locals for almost 100 years, has greeted and socialized with countless of Philadelphia's elite. During the Prohibition, Hollyoak was known for her "Speakeasy" with hidden access that is still there today. This stately manor home was built in a time where true craftsmanship was something to be marveled. This breathtaking stone colonial has undergone a meticulous and tasteful renovation. Combining the finest materials and vision of today with the unique stone work and carpentry performed by those proficient in their craft, the eye for detail used to bring this piece of history back to life is has been met with sheer artistic talent and a high level of success. The kitchen has been updated with soapstone countertops, state of the art, stainless steel appliances and solid wood cabinets. The master bath is a total oasis with walk in shower, multiple shower heads and tasteful features. Set amongst a sprawling 1.12 acre lot, this home boasts a garden, reminiscent of the Japanese (Edo) Kanazawa Walking Garden, large rear yard with in-ground pool and 3 car detached garage that could be used as an artist studio, apartment or other. The apartment has a renovated bathroom with marble flooring and clawfoot tub. This home boasts large rooms, newer heater and great flow. The third floor has 3 spacious rooms, newly added laundry room and updated bath. The restored second level sleeping porch has the most breathtaking views. Close to shopping, train and all the major arteries. Come see why Hollyoak is such a pillar to society.
The stately 2 story fluted columns of this expertly constructed, and lovingly restored Greek Revival Granite Masterpiece have stood countenance over leafy, graceful Ashbourne Road since 1925. Tucked behind the privet hedge, the beckoning and glorious facade offers visions of yesteryear's finest architecture and craftsmanship, yet provides a welcoming home serving current tastes and~discerning eyes. The juxtapositions play endlessly in tandem and provide depth to the Art of living: classic but fresh, grand yet earthy, light dancing~with rich dark woods, wamth and cools, strength~of Granite~yet offering soft respite with its cozy corners,~romping lawns, or lazy sun deck, al fresco dining or formal gatherings...epic entertaining awaits with rooms that beautifully link through grand French doors. Nestle with a book in your cozy Library, enjoy the 3 wood burning firepaces adding nuance and glorious focal points to your grand rooms. Connect and converse in your lightfilled Family Room grounded by Mercer tiles with access to the patio. Replete with a storied past, the current owner has run with the baton handed and employed today's expert Craftsmen~to help shine new light on this home and property's glorious tomorrows:~repointing all exterior~stone work;~terracotta tile roof restoration; new roof decking;~original pergola and historic railings rebuilt and restored; dormers and sunporch restored; new garage roof with heat added to studio above;~interior and exterior of two structures freshly painted; 'Thibault' wall paper added throughout formal halls;~stunning renovation of~3rd floor Bath;~high velocity AC added;~Boiler replaced;~woodwork restored; basement brick walls re-built with~floors,~walls and ceilings treated with a designer finish. Fantastic and strategic location for easy access to Northwest & Northeast Philadelphia, Center City, Montgomery County, NYC and beyond. Enjoy the plethora of area restaurants and shopping, walk to beloved Creekside Food Coop. Easy 5 stop commute to Center City then directly on to the airport!
This all brick, impeccably maintained, 3-story Georgian Colonial is just exquisite! Built in 1923, this home successfully blends old world elegance with modern convenience. This home was made for entertaining, with a beautiful flow, large windows that let in tons of natural light, and beautiful grounds. Stroll up the brick walkway to the covered front entrance. The Center entrance hall welcomes you with gleaming wood flooring and beautiful crown and trim moldings. The formal Living Room has a wood burning fireplace, built-in shelving, and two sets of French doors that lead to the Sunroom. The Living Room also flows into the back Family Room, with widows all around and an exit to the back patio. The Formal Dining Room is spacious and connects to the Kitchen via the Butler's Pantry and slate floored Breakfast Room. The kitchen is a chef's dream, with gas cooking, high-end appliances, white cabinetry, black quartz counters, glass tile backsplash and a huge pantry. Right off the kitchen is the back staircase, a half bath, and a convenient mudroom with doors that lead to the back patio and huge, fully fenced-in, back yard. The second floor features the master bedroom with wood burning fireplace, the master bath, 3 more bedrooms and a hall bath. The master bath connects the master bedroom and one of the other bedrooms, creating an option for a beautiful master sitting/dressing room. Both back bedrooms have access to a balcony overlooking the back yard. The third floor features a huge open space that's perfect as a large bedroom or playroom. It also has 2 more bedrooms and a newer full bath. The basement is fully finished and includes a half bath, a laundry room and space for storage. Original details include Crown molding, Detail molding, Beautiful mantels, French Doors and Built-in shelving. Additional home features include 2-zone heating, one year old 2-zone central A/C, new hot water heater, security system, updated bathrooms, replacement windows and 2 car garage. All this in the sought after neighborhood of Elkins Park; a short walk to the train, Creekside Coop Market, Public Library, Parks, Shopping and restaurants.
Elegance and detailed craftsmanship describe this turn of the century 17 room English Country Manor in an amazing architecturally preserved neighborhood. Situated on 1.5 acres, this magnificent residence showcases a grand foyer entrance with coffered ceiling and the treasured split staircase leading to 6 bedrooms. The main floor consists of a formal dining or billiard room, butler's pantry, separate breakfast room with plate rails, and an amazing formal living room accented with period oak paneled wainscoting, leaded glass windows with crests, an ornate fireplace with a high efficiency wood burning insert and sitting alcove. Mud room back entrance leads to spacious 21x13 eat-in kitchen with built in SubZ refrigeration, Viking Range, Double ovens, subway tiled back splash, granite countertops and center island. The pocket doors are accented by the rich hardwood floors that flow through out. Well preserved old world woodwork and moldings accent the entire house. Genuine gas burning sconces are still hung in their original locations. Huge bonus room on the 3rd floor currently being used as an office. The sprawling 1.5 acre corner lot holds a large detached stone and paver patio with a spa covered by a full wooden pergola. An absolutely marvelous place to relax or entertain. Three covered porches overlook the front yard. The rear of the property has the original carriage house stone walls and could possibly be rehabilitated into a garage or work shop. Melrose Park train station is two blocks away (15 minutes to Center City and 45 minutes to PHL). Come see this finely crafted dream home in the high end community of Elkins Park.
Spectacular Breyer Woods Custom home with a magnificent view as if you were on a country side looking over the grounds,Enter into a huge foyer area with 9ft plus ceilings thru out most of the home,this main level has a living room with fireplace,exit to deck,dining room with mirrored ceiling,,great room for entertaining spiral staircase to upper level half tiled bathroom,gourmet eat in kitchen,built in dishwasher,garb disp,double sink,pantry,wall oven with electric cooking, exit to deck area,lower level has lighted stairway boasts 2 full bedrooms with each having their own tiled full bathrooms plenty closets & storage also sauna ,1 bedroom exits to a lower level patio for those cool nights,laundry room in this lower area,upper level has 2 large bedrooms,full 2pc tiled bathrooms with a whirlpool,loft is used for an office has custom built ins,in this area you can overlook into great room,central air/ heating,2 car garage,with parking area for 3 or more cars,custom built by first owners,make appointment to get the full picture, EZ to show on combo with 24 hr notice
Do not miss the opportunity to own one of Melrose Park's most unique properties! This grand Tudor stone mansion with 6279 Square Feet of living space sits on a corner lot with 1+ acres of Private fenced and gated grounds. The walk up to the main entrance is nothing short of spectacular and highlighted by a terrace the length of the home and a beautiful covered porch. The marble entryway and Grand Staircase, vaulted ceiling with grand chandeliers, and newly refinished hardwood floors immediately tell of the home's grandeur. The 1st floor office/library offers recessed bookcases and a gas fireplace, perfect for work or enjoying a night cap. The remodeled living room has an ornate wood burning fireplace, high resolution projection TV for family movie night and entrance to the expansive sun room with window walls and a gas fireplace for those chilly evenings. The kitchen is every cook's dream. Over 75 square feet of granite counter tops, a huge island with under counter wine cooler, tile backsplash, pantry and beautifully designed tile flooring, with ample sized breakfast nook. The powder room and formal dining room with beautiful ornate molding round out the main floor. Walk up the Great Main Staircase to the 2nd floor to the Master Suite and two additional bedrooms, each with their own Jacuzzi tub. The Master Suite also includes a multi-head electronically controlled shower for two, a private dressing room and sauna room or walk-in closet. The ample sized laundry room rounds out the 2nd floor. The 3rd floor has 3 bedrooms, a full bath and a separate room/office off one of the bedrooms. Each of the 3 floors has its own HVAC systems. The 2930 square foot basement has plenty of room for storage or finishing, and features a walk out to the rear yard with a large playground set and a detached garage with additional storage room, and a tool/garden shed. Current homeowners have invested in significant upgrades, including NEW kitchen, UPGRADED baths, NEW three-zone central A/C, UPDATED electrical, and all NEW appliances throughout the home. With all this home has to offer, a better value cannot be found. The house also provides easy access to downtown Philadelphia - only 8 miles from City Hall - via Elkins Park train station which is walking distance, as well as Elkins Park restaurants, Co-op Market and the 309 Corridor Suburbs. This is a truly one of a kind home, be sure to schedule your tour today!
You'll find space to spawl in this Elkins Park beauty nestled on a large lot w/pretty mature trees & many windows allowing abundant natural light to fill the rooms. It offers fresh paint throughout, parquet floors, storage galore w/endless closets, 2 stone fireplaces & 1st floor family room w/adjoining bath. 1st floor master suites- one w/his & her double-closets & jetted tub & one w/a walk-in closet & beautifully tiled shower. The gourmet kitchen is packed w/special features which consists of granite tops, pantry w/pull-out shelves plus an additional nearby pantry, stainless appliances including a 5-burner gas cook-top & double ovens, recessed lighting & tile back-splash. New heating & central air systems, detached 2-car garage w/opener & breezeway & patio & front porch for outdoor enjoyment. Situated within close proximity to local parks & schools, shopping, major roadways & more.
Welcome to your new home. Located in the desirable sub-division Latham Park, something speaks in volume as you approach the top of the street. Maybe it's the breath taking wrought iron gates that stand in excess of ten feet, or maybe it's the amazing view that you get as you enter into the development; with homes on both sides of the street elegantly separated by meticulously maintained islands with picturesque landscape. Whatever it is, you just know that the drive down the street to view 34 Latham Park will not leave you disappointed. The 2.5 story, stacked stone constructed home has plenty to offer. Boasting over 3,400 square feet of lavish living space, this home was designed to please. Immediately as you walk into the expanded foyer your eyes are drawn to the detail and craftsmanship that is clearly conveyed through the wide wraparound staircase. A handsomely sized living room is accented by a huge stone gas fireplace and leads into the sunken office space. Natural sunlight can often be found pouring through the windows subsequently drenching the formal dining room in natural sunlight as well as the sunken family room that sits conveniently off to the side of the house. The spacious kitchen offers modern appliances, ample counter space, freshly painted cabinets and an exit leading to the rear 3-season room and enormous fenced in rear yard. A convenient half bathroom just off of the kitchen completes the main level. On the second floor you will find 3 generously sized bedrooms that are tied together by a large full hallway bathroom. The master suite is inviting with hardwood floors that expand throughout the 2nd floor with the exception of the full master bath and full hallway bathroom. But there's more... 2 additional bedrooms, a large cedar closet and a 3rd full bathroom can be found on the upper level. The basement also offers additional space that can be used for any recreational desire one sees fit as well as leaves room for storage. Oh, let's not forget to mention that almost every window has been recently replaced helping keep the right temperature indoors while saving on utility cost, too. The exterior of the property has been properly maintained and offers a great deal of privacy as well as vibrant landscaping that flows through the .56 acre lot. Parking is made simple by using the lengthy driveway that wraps around the house leading you to the two car, stacked stone garage with electricity!!
Nestled in a charming neighborhood in Abington Township you will find this spacious five bedroom custom built home. Perfectly situated at the end of a impassable street perched on a small hill, with beautifully manicured landscaping is a home you will not want to miss. As you head up the paver walkway to the front door you can't help but notice the the pristine condition in which the original owners have maintained the grounds. Enter into the foyer, with the dramatic two-story ceiling and curved staircase, you will not be disappointed. The spacious living room is to the right with a private den to your left. The den offers an old stone fireplace and built-ins with old world charm. The kitchen is in the back of the home and offers a french flare. Off the kitchen is a private patio for outdoor entertaining. The dining room is conveniently located off the breakfast room and offers built ins with tons of storage. A private first floor hall leads to the powder room and large laundry room. The second floor offers a spacious master suite with built-ins, a walk in closet, second closet and large master bath. A newer tiled shower and recently tiled floor can be found in the bath. And if that weren't enough you will love the sun filled atrium off the master bath. A hall bath large bedrooms finish this floor. If you are looking for more space for either bedrooms or entertaining you will enjoy the finished basement with access to the garage and rear yard. Need more room for off season clothes? The spacious cedar closet is located in the storage part of the basement. The Elementary school is within walking distance. Lastly you will find new carpet in the living room, staircase, upstairs hall and master bedroom. The windows were replaced in 2009 and the roof was redone in 2016. With all this home has to offer it won't last long. Schedule your appointment now.
Welcome to 8229 Fairview Road... an incredible, one of a kind Stone Colonial set on one of Elkins Park's prettiest streets! Immediately notice the gorgeous front yard, professionally landscaped with beautiful plantings. The flagstone walkway leads to a beautiful custom entry way. The Center Hall Foyer is set off by its angled ceiling&windows that frame the entryway. Stunning wide plank hardwood flooring is shown through out the main floor. A handsome Den shows a marble, woodburning fireplace, & leads to a well placed Office with built-ins. The pretty Formal Dining Room has large windows. The Eat-In Kitchen is full of charming details: custom Nakashima wood cabinetry, mosaic tile backsplash, double wall ovens, cooktop with hooded vent, a breakfast bar with stools, plus a large eating area, and access to the back yard through double glass doors. Now for the "piece de resistance"... a breath taking Living Room/Great Room addition, dramatic and light filled, with incredible architectural details - wood ceilings, exposed stone wall, custom built-ins, wood burning fireplace, skylights and recessed lighting - truly make this magnificent space the focal point and heart of the home. Floor to ceiling glass windows allow breathtaking views of the expansive rear deck and incredible grounds. A spacious Powder Room with a granite countertop with contemporary sink, and pretty tiled flooring completes the first floor layout. Upstairs, the Master Bedroom has a large closet and Master Bathroom with a beautiful shower and tub with glass sliding door & pedestal sink. Three additional large Bedrooms all have ample closet space. The Hall Bathroom has a stall shower & updated fixtures. The Finished Basement adds wonderful living space with its beautiful flooring, stone fireplace, ceiling with exposed wood beams, bright and spacious Laundry Room plus a 5th Bedroom with Full Bath, creating the perfect guest quarters! Incredible outdoor spaces create the ideal backdrop for all of your entertaining needs with the private level rear yard, as well as the patio underneath the huge deck. Newer hot water heater installed in Nov 2013. Newer rear flat roof over addition. Close to the Elkins Park train station,& all of the restaurants and shops in wonderful downtown Elkins Park - including Creekside Co-op! Plenty of Township playgrounds&parks including the dog park in Curtis Arboretum. This house has to be seen to be believed! Make your appointment today! Assessment is under appeal.
Majestically sited at the intersection of Twelfth St and Valley Rd in Elkins Park this all stone home has a commanding presence. Enter this stunning home into the marble foyer with sweeping staircase. The Expansive living room with fireplace is an elegant space. The dining room is large enough for entertaining on a grand scale or perfect for an intimate dinner party. The modern kitchen with breakfast room and butlers pantry is a sun-drenched space. The Library/family room is a handsome space. Upstairs the Master suite is an indulgent space with en-suite bath. Three large bedrooms include a guest room with new en-suite bath. All of these rooms are over sized with great closet space and bright windows. The new hall bath is a bonus. The Air conditioning is new as well as the heater and Hot water heater.2 car attached garage with inside access adds convenience. Hardwood floors, detailed mill work, paneled rooms are the hallmarks of homes built with sensitive care and intense pride.Outside is a nice sized yard with large flat play areas. Great location, Close to Places of Worship,2 train stations, Creek-side Co-op, Playgrounds, Ball fields, neighborhood restaurants,shops and coffee house. Come enjoy the parks, pools, libraries and schools of Cheltenham Township. Easy Access to major Universities and Hospitals, manageable commute to Center City and Easy access to major hi-ways. This is a truly beautiful house you will want to call HOME!
One of the most beautiful streets in Elkins Park boasts this stately all Stone Colonial on a half acre lot. There are open grounds and an enclosed area with patio and pool. Enter the marble floored center hall flanked by a gracious living room with fireplace, and formal dining room. The hall goes through to a breakfast area which connects to the living room by a bright atrium, and then into the huge family room, with wet bar, p/rm, exit to driveway and sliders to a flagstone patio. The patio goes to the pool area and a slate patio to the side yard. This is a fabulous entertaining area, bright spacious, and flows beautifully with the entire first level. Kitchen has Chambers electric cook top w/grille and electric oven. It is bright spacious and goes into the laundry room with storage. The main level is completed with a second p/rm and large office or additional family room. All rooms are bright with large windows, and mot have been replaced throughout the house. Upper level has a main bedroom with walk in closet and bath with stall shower. There are three more bedrooms, all large with fitted closets. In the large hall there is a bathroom with shower over tub, large cedar closet, and pull down stairs to partially floored attic with a closet and room for storage. There is a full basement with outside exit. One side is a finished playroom/family room and the other is the utility room. Outside is a newly paved driveway with an entrance to the family room and large storage area. Pool has not been opened for several years and Seller makes no warranties. Seller is a licensed Pa. Real Estate Broker.
This rarely available bi-level unit is located in the highly desirable Briar House condominium complex. This unit boasts an amazing 3200 - sq ft equally divided among two floors along with TWO (2) assigned indoor parking spaces. Upon entering you are welcomed by a foyer that makes you feel like you're in a house and not a condominium. The over-sized living room has enough floor space for all of your furniture and even a grand piano. The living room is open to the dining room and allows for an over-sized entertaining space that leads to a over-sized screened in outdoor patio. The large eat in kitchen has granite counter tops, TV area along with a huge walk in pantry. First floor also has a bath making it convenient for quests. The second floor has two bedrooms and two full baths. The master suite has two over-sized walk-in closets that are complete with custom built-ins. The master bath has a walking shower, soaking tub, bidet and double sinks. The second bedroom is equally as spacious with additional custom walk-in closets and a full bathroom with a fuji style tub shower combo. There is also a third area that could be utilized as a home office or den. The second floor has an additional screened in porch to enjoy the tree top views and outdoor weather. This unit has an amazing large floor plan with a abundance of storage space. The bi-level layout makes you feel like your living in a house but with all the modern conveniences of living in a full-service building. The Briar House has 24-7 Doorman, 24-7 onsite garage attendant, full-time on-site maintenance, expansive outdoor swimming pool, complimentary chauffeur driven car to assist in your day to day daily tasks of getting around town, porter services to assist with your groceries and luggage to your unit. Condo fees include digital Comcast cable that includes HBO and Showtime. All HVAC systems were recently replaced. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to put your creative touch on this rarely available bi-level unit to make the home of your dreams. OPEN HOUSE JUNE 3, 2018 12pm-3pm
Welcome to this gracious & elegant 3000 Sq. Ft Center hall Colonial, situated on a beautiful half an acre lot in the heart of Elkins Park. This wonderful family home offers great space and modern amenities. There are unique architectural details such as archways, beamed ceiling, random-width wood-pegged floors, crown molding and floor to ceiling windows throughout the main level. The first floor feature a inviting spacious foyer, lovely living room with fireplace, seven floor to ceiling windows and built-ins, a large elegant dining room, a fabulous family room with sliding doors to flagstone patio overlooking beautiful back yard, spectacular kitchen that includes granite counters, custom cabinets, imported tumble marble backsplash, center island with gas cook-top, stainless still appliances, double wall oven, two dishwashers, two sinks and a large pantry closet. Off of the kitchen there is a very attractive breakfast room/sitting room with slate floor, beamed ceiling and sliding glass doors to back patio & yard, completing the main level is an office, powder room and backstairs. The upper level includes a large master suite with master bath, hall bath, second bedroom with French doors to roof deck, 3rd large bedroom and 2 additional bedrooms suite with the third bathroom and a laundry room, this wing can be accessed through the back stairs or through the main upper level. The back yard is like your own private park with beautiful specimen trees and bushes. Walking distance to the Elkins Park train Station and Creekview Coop. Easy to show, immediate possession possible. Do not miss this fabulous property.
Rambling split level in the highly desirable Elkins Park neighborhood of Abington Township. Wonderful location, award winning school district, a large corner lot and an expansive home. Hardwood floors grace the main level and upper level of the home. Newer windows allow lots of natural light and beautiful views of the private lot. The main level offers a living room with a natural stone fireplace, dining room, and kitchen with a lovely, natural flow. Sliding doors out to a multi level brick patio makes this an easy home for entertaining. The lower level has a comfortable family room with a half bath and access to the lower, covered patio area. In addition, the lower level has two bonus rooms. One can be used as an office or craft room and the other could be the 5th bedroom. To continue, the basement level is unfinished but large and offers great storage or the ability for more living space. The upper level is comprised of four nicely sized bedrooms, two full baths and an additional en suite half bath. The master bedroom is quite large with a sunken seating area with a ceramic wood stove. The master bathroom has been newly refinished. There are many unique features to this home making it one of a kind. It has tons of space and endless possibilities and is just waiting for it's new owner.
Welcome to the newest gated community in Elkins Park. Built by Mignatti to reflect timeless European design. A beautiful enclave with fountain in center surrounded by just 38 Town Homes. House is entered via gated courtyard with door to 2 car garage and the front door. Foyer enters living room, formal dining room, p/rm, cc, hall to family rm w/gas f/p, and exit to patio and back yard. Outstanding state of art kitchen w/42" cabinets, granite counters, tile back splash, 5 burner gas cook top, built in wine cooler, dbl elec. ovens, DW and Disp. All stainless appliances, center island, and breakfast area with wall of windows. All of first floor has beautiful HW floors. Main Bedroom is huge w/tray ceiling and wonderful sitting area. Mast Bth with Jetted tub and walk in shower. Laundry on upper level. Separate area with two bedrooms and bath SOT. Basement has been updated recently and could be an additional suite as it has a full bathroom. There is also a utility room with storage area. This home is a treat to see.
This charming & spacious (3560 SF) Queen Mary Style Victorian twin is located at Elkins Park's premier historic house area, The property's classic architectural details have been meticulously preserved and There are many distinctive architectural details such as natural chestnut & oak beamed ceiling, a brick fire place with Mercer tiles & a wood mantle. natural wood crown molding & woodwork, built-in shelving, and unique windows that gives this home a special ambience. First floor includes a living room, formal dining room, kitchen and Butler's pantry. 2nd floor includes den with brick fire place, master bedroom , master bathroom, & third bedroom and bathroom. There is a huge family/game/billiard room on 3rd floor with pool table included & 2 more bedrooms & full bathroom. 2 car detached garage, brand new roof, Superb location with access to shopping, dining, public transportation.
Fully remodeled home is now ready! Located on a quiet tree lined street in Elkins Park. This 2.5 story Stone and Stucco colonial offers wood floors throughout, large Living room, formal dining room, main level study or office, kitchen and powder room. 2nd level has three bedrooms with a hall bath and master bedroom with a fireplace and master bathroom. 3rd level has two rooms and bath. Full basement, rear deck and detached two car garage. Come see it today!
Gracious Stone Colonial set back with mature plantings, a gardeners paradise! This center hall has been beautifully updated. You will enjoy the fine details of the large sun filled living room with wood burning fireplace, built in niche and large walk in storage room. Spacious dining room with large front facing window is great for Holiday Dinners and entertaining. This kitchen will delight any cook! Lots of great wood cabinets for storage, plenty of counter space, recessed lighting, stainless appliances offer a great place to cook and not miss out on the fun. Extended counter space makes a great place to pull up a chair or use the space for serving food. Kitchen opens to the highlight of the house! An enormous family room with bright bay window allows you to enjoy the beaucolic setting. Step outside into a gardeners paradise! Relax on your deck with outside speakers, perrienal plantings and fruit trees, fenced yard. You will enjoy the park like setting, just in time for those summer BBQ's! Second floor features a beautiful Master Bedroom with recently renovated en suite. Large walk in shower with custom glass doors, European inspired cabinetry and beautiful tile. Plenty of closet space. Additional two bedrooms with spacious closets. Beautiful hall bath, partially renovated with bathtub. Don't miss the pull down attic space that was converted into another space currently used as a guest bedroom/office. This overlooks the beautiful rear yard. Full finished basement and powder room, mechanical/storage area and laundry room. This home has been lovingly maintained and upgraded throughout. New Hardwood floors on the first floor, newer windows,Heating/AC 2016, Roof Replaced 2013/2015 on addition, new fence 2017. Conveniently located walking distance to Melrose Park Station with easy access to Center City/Airport. A quick commute to area Universities and Hospitals, 309,476 and Turnpike. Buy with confidence, 1 Year Home Warranty.
Absolutely fabulous 1920 3 story Colonial! Where else to find the warm appeal of elegant beauty but here, within the lovely community of Elkins Park! Located on a quiet street within walking distance to the train, the park, Creekside Food Market, elkins perk, and our wonderful restaurants, library, bakery and bookstore. As you walk to the house you see a lovely patio. As you enter the vestibule you are led to a grand foyer with high ceilings. The first floor has 7 rooms. There is a music room, large dining room and wonderful kitchen with tin-like stamped backsplash! A unique touch is the barber shop chair which has been in the home for years and a half bath. The home has much natural light flooding through. The second floor has 4 rooms and one can easily be used as libraries or craft rooms. There is also a full bath on the second bath. The third floor has 2 more rooms and 1 more bath. There is every so much more to the home then this so be certain to stop by our open house Sunday 7/15 from 2-4 or make an appointment. Don't wait long! This beauty won't last!
Welcome home to this Gracious all stone 4 bedroom 3 1/2 bath center hall colonial in popular Elkins Park. From the moment you arrive you are greeted with gorgeous gardens and greenery. Wide open foyer leads to large fireside living room and 2 exits to the most delightful screened porch large enough for parties and gatherings. Big beautiful dining room with lots of pretty views. Fully equipped chef's kitchen with pantry and exit to rolling back yard. Full lower level with room to play and separate laundry. Inside access to garage. Super pretty staircase and railings. On the second level you'll find three generously sized bedrooms with closets galore. Ensuite main bedroom. Windows everywhere. Lots of natural light. Third floor offers 1 more inviting bedroom plus a bonus den/office/workout room both with skylights and a new stunning bath. This picture perfect home is conveniently located near schools, hospitals and universities. Just a short commute to the city by train. Close to Creekside Coop, Trader Joe's and Whole Foods. Ready now for lucky new owners. A perfect choice!!
Charming Dutch Colonial on a beautiful tree lined street with a cozy neighborhood feel. Center Hall entrance features a spacious Living Room with decorative fireplace and adjoining family room. Great for entertaining or just relaxing. Nicely remodeled Kitchen with Granite Countertops and breakfast bar, with new Stainless Steel oven, dishwasher and microwave. Additional pantry and butler's storage and powder room. Enjoy the open feeling shared by the Dining Room with plenty of space for Holiday Dinners and lots of natural light! There is an additional room that could be suitable for an office, den, sunroom or mudroom with outside exit to a spacious deck, well landscaped yard and 2 Car detached garage. Second floor features a nice sized Master Bedroom and 2 additional bedrooms. The bathroom has been remodeled with a classic subway tile design in crisp white. Walk up to the Third Floor attic for newly refinished space with handsome wood look floors. Currently being used as a TV/Play area and Guest Suite. Charming eyelash windows and peaked roof. Over 500 sq feet of additional living space. Don't miss the large finished lower level (approximately 825 sq ft) with plenty of room for entertaining and laundry room. Unfinished portion of the basement has plenty of space for storage and mechanicals. Most of the house features beautiful hardwood floors. Walking distance to Elkins Park or Jenkintown Train Stations. Convenient commute to Center City, Airport, 309,476 and Turnpike. Area Hospitals and Universities are nearby.
Beautiful center hall colonial on idyllic street in the heart of Elkins Park. So many wonderful things to say about this home! Updated and expanded eat-in kitchen with large windows, cherry cabinets, granite countertops and exit to large deck with stairs to yard. Large and bright living room with FP, recessed lighting and bay window. Fabulous, window filled sun-room/den. Foyer entry with powder room and two sets of french doors leading to both living room and dining room. Large finished basement with new carpet and sliding glass doors to patio and yard. This home boasts five large bedrooms with ample closet space. Second floor has large Master bedroom w/en suite bathroom, 2 additional bedrooms and a renovated hall bath. Third floor has two additional large bedrooms and a third full bath with charming claw foot tub/shower. Sellers have just installed a brand new roof, all the of the windows have been updated, hardwood floors throughout. Newer dishwasher and water heater. Ample storage in both basement and attic area. Walk to parks, ice cream shop, local Elkins Park train station and downtown Elkins Park with co-op, coffee shop, bookstore, 3 restaurants and a bakery. Easy access to Philadelphia and 309. This is a wonderful home and won't last! Make your appointment today.
New Price!! Welcome to 929 Stratford Avenue located on a fantastic block in Elkins Park, a neighborhood rich with culture, art, and a strong sense of community. Located close to the train, schools, shopping, and restaurants. This home has been owned and meticulously maintained by one family for over 40 years and has so much to offer! The impressive front yard is professionally landscaped with colorful flowerbeds and a tasteful brick walkway leading to the front patio. As you enter the home, you immediately notice the decorative front door and wood floors that continue throughout most of the first floor. There is a large living room with neutral carpeting, a wood burning fireplace and windows surround. The family room offers a built-in window seat and lots of storage space. The traditional formal dining room is perfect for dinner parties with a large bay window overlooking the front gardens. The completely renovated kitchen includes stunning granite countertops, cheerful tile backsplash, high-end double ovens, built-in refrigerator, abundant cabinets, and an eat-in area. There is also a half bath on this floor and two good size closets. The bright and airy second floor has 5 spacious bedrooms each with large closets including a master suite complete with ensuite, and a full hall bathroom. The finished basement has a recreation space, a utility area, laundry area, deep cedar closet, and a work space. There is an attached garage and attic for additional storage. The driveway, with parking for 3+ cars, leads to the back deck, garage, and Sunporch where you can sit and enjoy your privacy while admiring the back gardens. Newer Roof and AC system! Don't miss this truly lovely home. Schedule your showing today!