A home of singular distinction in the historic heart of Gwynedd Valley created in 2009, privately sited along the banks of the Trewellyn Creek. A European influenced design by renowned architect Rene Hoffman featuring fieldstone and contemporary standards of large windows, open floor plan and character design details. The interior millwork designed and built by Jonathan Trueblood represents the absolute pinnacle in artisanal architectural finishes. The creek and wooded views afford privacy unequalled in the immediate area. The property consists of a discreet 5.7acre site accessed down a long driveway and over a wooden bridge. The house of 12,278 + square feet includes 5 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms, a dynamic master suite with his and her dressing rooms and private bathrooms. Generous in layout, the interior spaces are intimate. While traditional in style with contemporary touches, the overall house conveys casual elegance. The central family great room invites all to congregate in stone-walled and hand-hewn beamed warmth. Personal retreats and common areas offer the peace and the comfort of a well-loved home. A magnificent mahogany library provides a commanding view of the Trewellyn Creek valley. A personal, home theater follows the reclaimed grist mill-themed architecture, provides an intimate screening experience with a sophisticated lighting program to enjoy your favorite shows on top technical equipment. The Creek Room features a bespoke fireplace with a free-edge surround of oak flitches 30" wide balancing a radius of bay windows right above the creek's edge. A complete gym and related sauna make for a well-appointed lower level. Included in the price; an adjoining building site of 1.66 acres included in the nearly 5.7 acre total for future development or for larger event parking. Outbuildings include a garage with oversized parking for three automobiles, workspace and an independent apartment above. A garden house with more vehicle spaces and storage complete a welcoming entrance courtyard. Specifications and complete details are available upon request. We welcome you to plan a visit to tour the property in person.
Bid December 14?20 Currently $3.76M Selling Without Reserve Showings Daily 1?4PM & by Appointment. As soon as you pull up the gated drive to 1336 Gypsy Hill Road and take in all that the historic 3-story mansion has to offer, you'll never want to leave this 12,299 sf. oasis. Built in 1898 and known to host famous guests including Princess Grace and General MacArthur, it's no secret why this 8-bedroom manor is one of the most coveted in the area. With multiple living areas, formal dining room, mahogany details, 10 fireplaces, a huge master suite, sunroom with Jacuzzi, and home office, there's plenty of space for everyone to relax, unwind, and find his or her own place in this Pennsylvanian haven.
Tucked away on a private lane, sited on 2.76 Acres in prestigious Gwynedd Valley is the location of this exceptional, custom built Estate Home. 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, exquisite 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. 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. Adjacent Family Room has 12' ceiling, custom built-in cabinetry, millwork detail, and 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. Front or Back stairs lead to the second floor hosting the Owner's Suite featuring 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. 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. "In-Law" suite, is a spacious, two room suite with a full bathroom and near private access from the back stairs of the home. 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!
Old world elegance defines this majestic stone front Country French Manor Home providing breathtaking views while sitting atop of one of the premier lots in Gwynedd Valley. The specimen plantings and park like 3 acre grounds can be savored from the flagstone patios and numerous balconies. Meticulously crafted interior features patina walnut floors, extensive moldings and built-in cabinetry, 6 fireplaces, etched and leaded paned doors and sophisticated fixtures and finishes throughout. The main floor offers a gourmet kitchen with limestone heated floors featuring a full Sub Zero Refrigerator and freezer, Thermador Stove and Mele Dishwasher. There is a step down expanded great room, a Butler Pantry and Gardener's pantry and work room, a gorgeous wood paneled study, and formal living room and dining rooms and two powder rooms complete this level. The second floor features an expansive master suite with tray ceiling and luxurious marble bath as well as 4 additional large bedrooms. The lower level with media/game room includes a separate bar area, new carpet installed and flows out to a flagstone terrace overlooking the serene beauty of this must see property. There is also an alarm system, sprinkler system, three car heated garage, central vac system and Sport Court for fun and leisure. Award winning Wissahickon School District. One of the finest estates in the area in a location convenient to major highways, shopping and schools, yet tucked away in a serene, park-like setting. BE SURE TO CHECK OUT THE AERIAL SHOTS OF THE PROPERTY AND THE SURROUNDING AREA IN THE VIRTUAL TOUR LINK
Exquisite details and outstanding upgrades are found in every corner of this Stunning and Stately 3 story, 5 Bedroom, 11 Year New Custom Manor Home, strikingly situated on a gorgeous, beautifully manicured 1.19 Acre lot, located in the heart of Gwynedd Valley, featuring an exciting Finished Walkout Lower Level, ELEVATOR & 4 CAR GARAGE. The 1st floor, with 10' ceilings, hardwood floors, rounded wall corners and arched openings offers a Living Room w/tray ceiling & 1st of 5 gas fireplaces, and a Dining Room w/tray ceiling & custom granite dining room table & 10 chairs included. The outstanding Gourmet Kitchen includes a coffered ceiling, granite counters, center island, Viking Range with 2 ovens and 6 burner stove, pot filler and top of the line appliances, and a connecting Butler's Pantry is actually a 2nd kitchen, with 2nd sink, Bosch cooktop, 2nd dishwasher, 3rd oven & mini-fridge. The Breakfast Room is open to the Sun Room and Family Room with 2nd fireplace, breathtaking coffered ceiling, bar w/granite counter, fridge & ice-maker & custom built-in w/1 of 4 included TVs. The handsome 1st Floor Study offers a coffered ceiling, custom mahogany walls & shelving & 3rd fireplace. 2 sets of stairs access the 2nd floor. An unbelievably luxurious Master Suite awaits, complete w/Bedroom w/vaulted ceiling and 4th fireplace, exterior Balcony, 2 walk-in closets, spacious Sitting Room, amazing Breakfast Bar w/sink, mini-fridge & microwave, & incredible His & Hers bathrooms w/radiant-heated floor & connecting Spa Shower w/3 shower heads. The 2nd floor features 3 additional bedrooms w/en-suite, totally upgraded Baths plus a large Laundry Room. The 3rd Floor offers the 5th Bedroom/IN-LAW SUITE w/Full Bath, Sitting Room & Bonus Room. Your guests may never want to leave the Finished Lower Level after they play a game of pool at the included 9' professional pool table, exercise in the Gym, shower in the Full Bath, have a drink at the 2nd bar in the Recreation Room with 5th fireplace and then recline in the included chairs in the MOVIE THEATER. The attached 2 Car, heated Garage connects to the detached 2-Car Garage w/ready-to-finish 2nd floor from an UNDERGROUND TUNNEL in the Lower Level. A gorgeous Paver Patio expands across the rear of the house & connects to 2nd Garage. Minutes from Gwynedd Valley train station. Stucco was completely remediated in 2018 w/warranty. 1 Year Home Warranty included. This is the home of your Dreams! Ask about available ADJACENT 1.07 ACRE LOT.
Unbelievable Potential 5 Lot Subdivision Possible In Exclusive Gwynedd Valley. Circa 1739 Farmhouse, Large Barn (Circa 1802), And Other Outbuildings. Two Parcels: 617 Plymouth Road ? Lot #1 ? Frontage 445 Feet, Lot Size 299,257 Square Feet, 6.87 Acres More Or Less, Assessment $500,000, Taxes $12,546, House Size 5,548 Square Feet, Parcel 390003571008; 621 Plymouth Road ? Lot #2 ? Frontage 195 Feet, Lot Size 80,150 Square Feet, 1.84 Acres More Or Less, Assessment $144,540; Taxes $3,627.00, Parcel 390003572007; Both Parcels To Be Sold As A Package, Per Stipulation In Deed; Near Train, Post Office, Shopping And Restaurants; Two Spring Houses; Bounds On Wissahickon Creek (Flows To Fairmount Park); Many Towering Sycamore Trees; Possible Horse Farm; Private Serene Location; Public Water & Public Sewer Available; Area Supports Homes Valued At $850,000 And Over $1 Million.
Absolutely Charming, Completely Renovated 5 Bedroom, 5.5 Bath Stone Colonial with over 6800 sq.ft on a gorgeous 1.78 acre, fenced lot with brand new Roof, heated Pool, raised stone Hot Tub, Sports Court & Finished Basement, with possible 1st floor Bedroom Suite, located in the heart of Gwynedd Valley, within walking distance of the Gwynedd Valley Train Station. This fabulous home is situated far back from the street down a long, Belgian-Block lined drive. Warmth permeates from every corner, with the stunning appointments of random-width, pegged, hardwood floors, crown molding, chair rails and custom cabinetry throughout the 1st floor. The delightful, updated Gourmet Kitchen features granite counters, a center island with extended pastry table, double farm sink, Viking gas stove, Subzero refrigerator and tiled backsplash and is open to the outstanding Family Room addition with vaulted ceiling, exposed beams, gas fireplace and walls of windows providing streaming sunlight thru-out. There are 2 Studies on the 1st floor: a handsome Library w/gas FP and custom bookshelves is accessed from the Family Room, & a 2nd Office includes additional custom shelving. The exquisite Formal Living Room with FP includes a wall of windows overlooking the rear yard, and the extra-large formal Dining Room is the perfect entertaining space. The spacious 1st Floor Gym is adjacent to a Full Bath including a separate Sauna. This room, with its own access from the exterior, is currently used as the Pool Cabana but could easily be converted to a 1st Floor Master Bedroom or In-Law Suite. The 2nd floor offers a stunning Master Suite w/tray ceiling, Sitting Area & FP, plus separate Sitting & Dressing Rooms w/built-in custom dressers & 2 fabulous walk-in closets. The luxurious Master Bath features marble floors and counters, whirlpool tub and shower w/marble surround. 4 additional bedrooms with 2 additional Full Baths (1 en-suite) complete the 2nd floor. The partially Finished Basement w/Full Bath is the perfect space for Fun & Games! The exciting wooded, rear grounds feature a beautiful brick paver patio w/pergola, flagstone patio, heated pool, raised stone spa & sports court, enveloped by lush landscaping. Also included: Central Vac; security system & multi-zoned HVAC. Easy access to all major routes, Whole Foods, Wegmans & Trader Joe's. Excellent Wissahickon School District was recently rated 10th in the state. 1 Yr Home Warranty. If you are looking for charm & warmth, look no further!
1357 Gypsy Hill Rd, is truly a unique home located on one of Lower Gwynedd Township's most coveted streets. This character filled and inviting home has everything you have been looking for in a property. Fresh new color palette, refinished floors, new tile back splash, dimmers, so many new updates makes this home move in ready. Enter into a bright and grand front entrance foyer with open staircase, beautiful custom millwork and luxury finishes throughout entire home. The formal living room with a rare Valley Forge Marble fireplace surround and mantel opens to custom designed cherry paneled library with fireplace. Spacious formal dining room includes extensive molding, wainscoting and a chandelier with a center medallion detail. Seating for 12 makes this room perfect for your next Holiday Party or business entertaining. For your entertainment there is a home theater with automated drapes, custom cabinetry and state of the art electronics. Curl up with a book in this comfortable living room and enjoy the fireplace. Spacious Kitchen with state of the art amenities, new tile back splash and ample food prep space that will please any chef. Second floor features a cozy Master suite with, master bath, his/her closet and adjacent sitting room or office overlooking the peaceful grounds. 4 additional roomy bedrooms and 4 bathrooms complete the second floor. Lower level features a game room, wine cellar with cedar racking including both passive and active cooling. Tasting room with cigar ventilator for those inclined! The back yard is truly your own retreat. Mature landscaping and herringbone brick walks, lovely two tier deck off the back of the house. The carriage house in the back can accomodate 4 cars below, and above could be a lovely in-law suite or potential income producing rental. All of this in the award winning school district of Wissahickon.
As you travel down the lane, you are transformed to another place. Tranquillity surrounds you, sunlight streams through the trees. This property allows you the convenience of day to day life but the sense that everyday you're on vacation. This Mid-Century modern home features strategically placed windows allowing the outdoors in from every room. Gorgeous wide planked hardwood floor and special details you will miss if you rush through this home. Large spacious rooms at every turn allow you the feeling of space. If you are tired of viewing the same floor plan and want something special, visit this one of a kind home. Please note: Public Sewer & Water hook up at end of driveway.
WHAT A DEAL! Come tour this custom Trublood contemporary, situated at the end of a private lane, on a maturely landscaped lot with direct access to the green ribbon trail. Enter the home from the covered front porch, into a spacious two-story foyer, and start your tour. On the right is a formal living room with wood-burning fireplace, walk through large opening with pocket doors to the formal dining room. Off this is a bright updated,sunny...eat-in kitchen with granite counters, brand-new down-draft oven, pantry, breakfast area and sliders to the deck and backyard. The deck has another set of doors that lead into the warm and inviting family room. The family room has a stone fireplace with custom built-ins too, and offers easy access to the first floor's amazing master suite. This space is spa-like...spacious, light and airy- private updated bathroom, walk-in closet, stairs to a private loft and vaulted ceilings too. Also on the main floor, is a powder room and a very functional laundry room. Heading upstairs, you will find two spacious bedrooms and another full bathroom. The floor-plan allows for the owner to live in the home like it is a ranch if desired, especially since each floor has a separate heating/AC zone. For any storage needs, you have a partially finished basement, crawlspace, floored attic access over the 2 car garage and great closets throughout the home too. The home has been freshly painted throughout and most of the carpeting is brand new or newer. The roof, HVAC and hot water heater are also newer. The location is a dream, you can walk to the Gwynedd Valley train, Bocelli's Italian restaurant and you are minutes from a fabulous trail walk with water-falls and creek views. This home is special...as is its setting.