The location was too special to build the ordinary. Dramatic dimensions, flexibility of space, light airy rooms, charm personified & a fresh new face are reflected in this majestic French Country home with hipped roof, eye-brow dormers, quoins and a show stopper 2 story Palladian window. Situated on 1.83 acres of park-like grounds in the much sought after community of Pennock Woods. As you enter, the gracious Reception Hall leads to sophisticated & charming living areas replete with many windows looking out on private wooded grounds, a sparkling pool & large deck. The inviting Living Room with a wood burning fireplace, radiates hospitality & charm & provides the formal area for traditional furnishings & entertainment. Thru a set of pocket doors, you enter the cozy Sun Room with a wall of windows, Terra-cotta floors & the proper atmosphere for your favorite plants. Thru French doors is the Great Room with Fireplace & soaring ceiling which emphasizes spaciousness & comfort & opens to the over sized deck-perfect for indoor/outdoor entertaining. Dine in uncrowded comfort in the formal Dining Room-designed for lavish entertaining or small intimate dinners. An elegant Powder Room is located off the Reception Hall. The "Cooks' Kitchen" is a recipe for success with its efficient & open styling, 2 prep areas, loads of storage space, built-in appliances, 2 sinks & a large breakfast area where charm & sunshine await you. A second Powder Room, Pantry, Laundry Room & 3 car garage complete this level. On the Upper Level is the Main Bedroom Suite, situated for privacy, and features a separate sitting area, wall of closets, walk-in closet, & luxurious bath with whirlpool tub, glassed in shower & double vanity with granite counter tops. Sumptuous comfort & coziness characterize this area. Four other Bedrooms, each with its own full bathroom, a second laundry area & 2 other rooms which can be used as bedrooms, guest suite, maid's quarters, office, workroom or playrooms complete this level. Walk-up stairs lead to a spacious unfinished attic. The sports crowd will retreat to the beautifully finished, walk-out Lower Level rec room where there is a separate room for exercise equipment, game room, TV area, office, kitchen & full bath. Great space for an In-Law Suite. This truly is a family center that lets the soul of the house shine thru. Architect designed & custom built, this elegant home will delight your senses. Buy a way of life & we'll arrange the details!
Your Buyer will like the curb appeal of this 3 story stone and wood siding Colonial situated on 2.2 wooded acres in Pennock Woods. Enter the Foyer w/ h/w floors that are in many of the rooms & a double coat closet. To the right is the formal LR w/ dental crown molding, chair rails & h/w floors. The French doors lead to a step down Sun Room w/ tile floor that over looks the backyard; this room has 2 skylights that allows wonderful light to pour in and it is surrounded by windows. There is a French door that leads to the deck overlooking the wooded backyard. The formal DR has h/w floors, dental crown molding & a chair rail. This DR is perfect for holiday celebrations. The two story FR has a floor to ceiling stone wood burning fireplace. Picture yourself curled up reading your favorite book in this room. There are double doors to a deck that looks out onto the woods. Look up to the second level & see the balcony that overlooks this room w/ its custom bookcases. The FR is adjacent to the eat in Kit w/ glass sliding doors again to the deck. There is also an electric remote awning to keep you cool in the summer. The Kit has h/w floors, white cabinets some w/ glass fronts & custom tile back-splash. The counter tops are granite & this includes the large island. All of the appliances are of the best quality which will help you prepare your meals. Also located on this floor w/ its own entrance is a Office/BR and full bath that could be used as an in-law suite. There is an over-sized three car garage. Walk up the wooden staircase to the second level, there are new h/w floors throughout the second floor hallway. Enter the large Master Suite with a vaulted ceiling, gas fireplace & a private balcony looking onto the backyard. There is a large walk-in closet. The En Suite has double sinks, large stall shower, jacuzzi, tile floor & a spacious storage closet. There are 3 additional BRs, one w/ its own bath. The Hall Bath has double sinks & a has a bath/shower that has a spa like feel since it is surrounded in porcelain tile which looks like wood. The large Laundry Room is also located on the second floor which makes laundry easy. The Third Floor has a loft area with 2 sky lights, wood beams, a built in bench, 2 double cedar closets & a door to the attic which could be finished. The walkout lower level has a desk area w/ granite counter tops, a Billiard Room & FR w/ gas stove that could make for a great man cave. Completing the lower level is a BR with full Bath.
This must see property in beautiful Pennock Woods is situated on almost 1.5 acres of plush grounds great for entertaining both inside and out. Enter through the grand foyer that leads both into a the living and dining rooms. There is an open ended butler's pantry with a sink and granite counter tops that flows into a gourmet kitchen. The adjacent french doors will take you outside to an enclosed patio over looking the beautiful mature landscape. Many upgrades through out this home along with a finished walk out basement. Sellers are motivated. Award winning Abington School district.
Back on the market with OVER 100K in recent upgrades! Designed by celebrated local architect Theodore (Ted) Brandow, inspired by the work of Frank Lloyd Wright, passionate about art & design, Ted created this home to achieve 1) uncompromised living, 2) showcasing art in natural light & 3) having the home be a work of art unto itself. After 17 months of design & design changes, the result was an architectural achievement that is unique, distinctive & compelling, exceeding all requirements & expectations. Set upon one of the most desirable lots in Meadowbrook, on a cul-de-sac street, this avant-garde masterpiece is perched upon close to an acre and a half of serene beauty to include a small creek running along & within the back property boundary. Whether you enter through the oversized 3-car garage, with its own sunroof, or the greenhouse entrance at the end of the new slate walkway, you are drawn into the open & bright interior sporting vaulted ceilings & 2 more skylights. Nothing is ordinary. Of greatest importance is how one feels inside this Abington Township jewel. For the full virtual tour, please click the film icon.
Meadowbrook - Welcome to "The Carriage House" located on the corner of Bryant Lane and Warner Road. This 1880's carriage house has been well-maintained and is waiting for a special buyer who appreciates the charm and unique features of this home. Beautiful gardens of jasmine, azaleas, laurel and Japanese holly surround this special home. You will enter into a large living room with stone fireplace, beamed high ceilings and 2 ceiling fans - this is where the carriages where kept. The floors are pegged random width. The spacious dining room housed the horses and leads to a covered side porch. An updated eat-in kitchen features an electric range, dishwasher, double sink, instant hot, disposal, microwave, ceramic tile back splash and hardwood flooring. 1st floor powder room. A library/den with plenty of bookshelves is located off the living room. Large laundry room with an original built-in hutch leads to a lovely private patio with cobblestone walk-ways around the gardens. The second floor features a large family room/playroom with ceiling fan and storage areas. This room could easily become a master bedroom suite and connect to the full ceramic tile bath with stall shower. There are 3 bedrooms and an additional ceramic tile hall bath with tub/shower unit and newer vanity. A large hall closet and back staircase complete the 2nd floor. This property is available immediately. Close to Holy Redeemer and Abington-Jefferson Hospitals, Penn State Abington, Whole Foods, shopping and restaurants. Located in the award winning Abington School District (Rydal Elementary), this property is close to several SEPTA train stations with easy access to Center City Philadelphia. If you are looking for a unique home in a wonderful neighborhood, this is the home for you!
Why continue to rent when you can buy? Move-in ready, maintenance free terrace level garden condo located in the Hill House in Meadowbrook has just been renovated and awaits its new owner. The tiled foyer welcomes you to this great property. Living Room is flooded with natural light, gleaming hardwood floors and built-in shelving and cabinetry. The kitchen will delight the cook with its subway tiled backsplash, stainless steel appliances, new countertops and breakfast bar, opens to the dining area with sliding glass doors that lead to a fenced private yard which has recently been completely redone with river rock, circular slate walkway and a paver patio, perfect for outdoor dining and entertaining. Both master bath and hall bath have been updated. The laundry area is neatly tucked behind a sliding barn door which completes this must see condo. HOA includes water & sewer, cable with HBO, insurance, lawn care, common and exterior area maintenance, snow removal, trash removal, and management.
Introducing "Dogwood," an enchanting, absolutely charming and entirely renovated front-to-back 3-story, 6 Bedroom Stone Colonial with 2 Master Suites including one on the 1st Floor, beautifully situated on a magnificent 3.29-acre lot in a superior Meadowbrook location, lushly and colorfully landscaped, with slate roof, attached 4-Car Garage and Carriage House. Hardwood floors, custom millwork & French doors thru-out and over $900,000 in recent improvements have perfected the blend of character with practicality to provide the comfort and elegance permeating this special country estate. The Center Entrance Hall opens to the spacious Formal Living & Dining Rooms both featuring hardwood floors & wood-burning fireplaces. The completely renovated Gourmet Kitchen (2007) offers a radiant heated, tumbled marble floor, granite counters, Dacor stainless ovens & 6 burner gas stove, Miele dishwasher & 42" cherry cabinetry and connects to the Butler's Pantry with 2nd dishwasher, wine cooler & Scotsman ice-maker. French doors from the Dining Room open to the Sun Room with walls of windows overlooking the grounds. The sun-drenched Family Room provides an entertainment center, plus a French door provides access to the rear Patio. The 1st Floor Master Suite w/new hardwood floors & gas fireplace features a half bath w/vessel sink & marble floor plus a totally renovated, elegantly appointed Full Bath (2012) with radiant heated marble floor, vanity with marble counter, stand-alone Victoria & Albert tub & spa steam shower w/3 shower heads. 2 staircases provide access to the 2nd floor which offers a 2nd Master Suite w/new hardwood floors, dressing room & Full Bath, plus 3 additional bedrooms & 2 renovated full baths (2016). The 3rd floor offers a 6th Bedroom plus terrific Recreation/Exercise Room w/fireplace plus renovated Full Bath (2016). The main house was connected to the Garage & Carriage House in 2007 with a new laundry room and a delightful 3-season Sun Porch w/vaulted ceiling. The 1-bedroom Carriage house can be rented. The magnificent rear grounds feature 2 slate patios, a Pergola with fountain and seating. Over 45 dogwoods plus specimen crape myrtles, hollies and cypress accent the grounds, with perennials providing a constant display of colors throughout the seasons. Other special features include an upgraded security system and 7 zones of heat & air. Easy access to major routes & train station. Access to public sewer may be possible. 1 Year Home Warranty included.