Jaw-dropping, one-of-a-kind, 8 bedroom Victorian stone mansion in Merion Station with separate Carriage House on 1.76 acres. This home boasts many of the charming finishes of an older home, as well as the contemporary renovations of a new home. As you approach, you are welcomed by a beautiful wrap-around porch and classic porte-cochere. This home features pocket doors, gleaming hardwood floors, intricate stained glass windows, elevator, gracious staircase, 9-foot ceilings, 4 fireplaces, and extensive moldings and wainscoting. Great entertaining space in both the formal Living Room, Dining Room, Family Room, and Library. Plus, a totally renovated eat-in chef's kitchen with addition, including 2 dishwashers, 2 sinks, 6-burner gas stove, 2 Sub-Zeros, double ovens, large counter, and full butler's pantry. Lower level is finished with multiple separate spaces, including 2 playrooms, media room, gym, and full bath. 4-5 Family Bedrooms, plus 2 rear Bedrooms and 6 Baths compliment the second and third floors. In addition to all this fabulous space, there is a 2-story Carriage House with apartment/renovated Guest Suite. All of this is in Lower Merion School District and within walking distance to the Train. Minutes to Center City. This is an opportunity of a lifetime to live in a classic Main Line Estate.
A perfect blend of old-world charm and elegance with today's modern amenities, situated on one of Merion's most coveted streets!!!!! This gracious center hall Stone Colonial, with 7 bedrooms and 4 1/2 bathrooms has been meticulously maintained and tastefully updated. The first floor features an updated and expanded Kitchen with an open-plan breakfast area and family room. French doors lead from breakfast area to flag stone patios and private, professionally landscaped back yard. Second floor features six bedrooms and 3 bathrooms and a laundry room. The master suite is fitted with custom closets and has a stunning newer, luxury master bathroom. An large, charming original linen closet is located on the 2nd floor landing. Large play/family area on the third floor, as well as a guest/au pair bedroom and bathroom. Two-car attached heated garage, alarm system, 3 zone air and heat and many other upgrades and features. This special home is beautifully appointed, has large, well proportioned, sunny rooms, hardwood floors and beautiful architectural details throughout ? a treat to see!!!
Built in 1900 and nestled on a 1 acre corner lot in most desirable Merion Station, this stately and timeless mansion boasts outstanding craftsmanship, exquisite mill work, the charm of yesteryear and today's amenities. You are welcomed into an elegant entrance hall, with gorgeous wood paneling, marble floors, fireplace, and 3 large sets of French doors opening unto the front southern terrace. To your right is a spacious living room, with f/p, and French door access to the terrace, as well as the 4-season sunroom. To the left of the entrance hall, the original sitting room now features a large closet, a cozy window bench, powder room, and small butler area complete with sink, storage, display shelves and pass through to the kitchen. Make your way up a couple of steps through the archway flanked by exquisitely carved wood columns to a most elegant formal dinning room, with marble faced f/p, and lots of south facing windows, and large French door to the sunroom/den which serves as an informal family space with access to the outdoor patio. A bright large butler's pantry, with plenty of cabinetry, display area, counter space, sink, oven, connects the dining room to the extra-large gourmet kitchen featuring radiant heated tile floor, and 2 of everything: stoves, fridges, microwaves, sinks, and dishwashers. There is plenty of counter space and a lovely breakfast area. Ascend the main staircase, passing on your right a handsome library with rich wood paneling,and custom bookshelves; the perfect place to curl up with a book or work. Located down the hallway, the master suite is its own little oasis. The master bedroom is spacious with a large sun-room/sitting room, his and hers closets and a luxurious master bath. Two other large bedrooms each with full bath, laundry room, walk in linen closet and tons of storage space complete this floor. The third floor showcases 2 large bedrooms and 2 full baths, as well as a smaller bedroom, and a cedar closet. The lower level offers a large play/game/media room, a guest suite with access to the outside, and lots of additional storage. There is a detached 3 car over-sized garage/carriage house with an upper level apartment- an ideal home office or guest suite. Located in award winning Lower Merion School District, and near shopping, dining, places of worship and transportation. There are 5 heating/cooling zones.
Here is your opportunity to live 15 minutes from Center City and yet enjoy over an acre of green space and the top ranked schools of Lower Merion. This inviting 5,500 sq ft, 6 bedroom/6 bath home needs a little freshening but has been home to countless celebrations and family get togethers thanks to its sun filled living room, elegant dining room, spacious eat in kitchen, two large family rooms and walk out to a blue flagstone terrace onto a huge, level backyard, perfect for summer parties. In winter, control 6 zones of radiant heating to warm each floor of the house. In summer enjoy two seperate zones of cool comfort. Aside from the a dramatic marble foyer and porcelain kitchen tile, the rest of the house has hardwood flooring throughout. Top it all off with a timeless slate roof. Many other touches such as a walk in cedar closet, central vac system and a moveable wet bar that cruises out of a wall make this a truly special house. A separate carriage house in the back could be brought back to life as a 2 bdrm guest house or office. The extended driveway can easily fit 6 cars in addition to the attached 2 car garage. So close to everything - walk to train, stores, restaurants & houses of worship. Convenience and serenity found on a quiet, tree lined street in desirable Merion Station; it is the perfect location.
FABULOUS HOME - NOT ON THE TRAIN SIDE!!! Sized for a growing family, this sunlight drenched home delivers flexibility with its dramatic open floor plan on the first floor, the privacy of second floor bedrooms and rambling master suite on the third floor. The open floor plan includes a side Entry Hall with 2 separate staircases to upper floors, windowed powder room and light flooded Breakfast Nook. The slate tiled Family Room is accessed by the timer lit front walk through the arched glass door with side light panels and features abundant windows, recessed lighting and a garden sink. Two sets of French doors lead into the light filled Living Room with its stone fireplace and mantle sconces, large built-in bookcases framing a wall of windows. The adjacent kitchen has large Craftsman styled windows, granite counter tops, stainless farm sink with disposal, Bosch dishwasher, Sub-Zero refrigerator, prep sink with disposal, AGA stove (negotiable) with 2 AGA ovens, 4 gas burners, two conventional electric ovens (one convection), glass fronted cherry cabinets. The dining room has large custom windows, built in cherry cabinets and plenty of space for a large table and chairs. Kitchen and dining room are flanked by an extensive works pace with built-in desk and cabinets. Ascend to the second floor, with its center hall, full bath and linen closet. This level boasts a master bedroom with bath with as well as three additional bedrooms, one with a stack-able washer and dryer discretely tucked behind a closet door. The third floor is comprised of a master suite with a bedroom with a wall of arched windows and built-in bookcases, windowed seating area, large walk-in closet and spa-like bathroom with marble tiled shower, separate jetted tub and heat lamps. This area could easily be divided into separate bedrooms. The home features a neutral color palette and newly re-finished floors throughout in addition to many striking Craftsman architectural touches. The fully fenced yard has a prime location in the center of a block in a family-friendly neighborhood, this home is close to transportation, restaurants, shopping and houses of worship. Award winning Lower Merion school. Don't miss this fantastic home - it won't last long.
This gracious stone colonial is a dream come true in Merion Station! As you come up the walkway, you are greeted with professionally landscaped shrubs that enhance the stone exterior. Entering the home, to one side is a grand Living Room with a beautiful wood burning fireplace, crown moldings and gleaming hardwood floors. There is a door to the outside covered porch where you can enjoy the day. To the other side of the front door is a cozy Family Room, a great place to relax at the end of the day. The Dining Room is flooded with natural light from the French Doors that lead to the rear Patio. The Dining Room is very spacious allowing for plenty of room for dinner with family and friends. There is a built in cabinet and serving bar as well. The Eat in Kitchen has all new stainless steel appliances, plenty of cabinet space and ample counter tops. There is another door leading to the rear Patio which is sizable and where you can sit and enjoy the mature shrubs and trees. There is abundant level space for a play area. The Master Bedroom suite includes a full bath and loads of closet space. There is plenty of space to also include a comfortable chair and table as well. The other 3 Bedrooms are all good sized and have ample closet space. One of them includes a private Bathroom and there is a hall bathroom as well. The Lower Level is fully finished providing room for a playroom, office or anything that is needed. The Laundry is also located on this level. This home has been tenderly cared for over the years. In recent years all of the hardwood floors have been refinished, fresh paint both inside and out, new heating and cooling systems were installed, new hot water heater and so much more. This home is conveniently located within walking distance to schools, shopping and places of worship and has easy access to major roads and transportation. You have been waiting for this one!
This picturesque center hall stone colonial on a beautiful tree lined street captures all the craftsmanship and allure of era's past. Enter into the large center hall foyer with turned staircase, powder room and pristine wide plank hardwood flooring. To your left you will encounter a large family room complete with deep set window sills, beautiful millwork, fireplace with classic mantle and french doors leading to a side covered porch. To the right of the center hall foyer you will enter into a large dining room with classic corner hutch, extensive millwork and swing door leading to the amazingly sized kitchen which awaits your personal touch. From the kitchen you can access the nicely sized mudroom with exit to rear of property, in addition to a back staircase leading to the 2nd level. The 2nd level has hardwood floors throughout, four(4) nicely sized bedrooms, 2 baths and a linen closet. Travel up to the 3rd level down the small hallway and you will be flanked by bedrooms number five (5) and six (6), a full bathroom and a large cedar closet with drawers. Lower level runs the full length of the property, high ceilings, natural sunlight and has stairs to bilco doors which creates endless possibilities for walkout/up finished basement. There is also an attached heated garage with courtyard setting in the rear. First time on the market in nearly 50 years! Don't miss the opportunity to be the newest neighbor on this wonderful, quaint Merion Station street. Professional photos will be uploaded next week. OFFERS, IF ANY, WILL BE PRESENTED MONDAY 4/23
Large Center Hall Stone Colonial with 5 bedrooms and 3.5 baths. Features include spacious room sizes throughout, beautiful hardwood floors, replacement windows, newer furnace, updated kitchen, and bathrooms. The center hall is flanked by a sprawling Living room with patio access and a sizable dining room with large bay window. There is a 1st floor powder room, den, and breakfast nook off the kitchen. Upstairs features a generous master bedroom suite with walk in closet and updated bathroom, hardwoods floors throughout, an updated hall bath serving 3 bedrooms, and hall to bonus 5th bedroom/au pairs suite with full bathroom. Don't miss the finished basement and 2 car attached garage! This home is in need of some interior and exterior maintenance/upkeep and is being sold AS IS. All inquiries to co listor Megan McGowan
Welcome to 504 Oak Road, a meticulously cared for and tastefully updated 4 bedroom 2 ~ bath stone Colonial. This exceptional home is ideally located just one block from Narberth and a quick walk to the Blue Ribbon award winning Merion Elementary School. With its classic design and gracious proportions this home provides a fantastic floor plan for entertaining and comfortable care free living. Interior features include deep silled wood replacement windows with custom blinds, handsome millwork, rich hardwood floors, functional built-in shelves, and a fabulous first floor family room addition. The inviting open front porch, private rear deck, fenced in yard, with flowering shrubs, perennial plantings and mature trees, and an oversized one car garage highlight the exterior. Location, Location, Location best describes the quick commute via car, train or bus to Center City Philadelphia and the walkability to quaint Narberth offering year-round community events, the Narberth Movie Theater and popular Narberth Park. From the inviting open porch enter through the front door into the Living Room with a wood mantled gas fireplace. The entry into the Dining Room is flanked by built in shelves with dining room features including wall sconces, chair rail, crown molding, a built-in corner cabinet, coat closet, and another very spacious closet. The modern Kitchen features abundant cabinetry, a Bosch dishwasher, gas range, built-in microwave, and double sink. Back stairs from the kitchen leads to a cozy bedroom and half bath. Through the kitchen enter in to a bright and fabulous Family Room including an eating area just off the kitchen. The south west exposure of the family room is ideal and very pleasant! Exit the family room onto the rear deck overlooking the level, fenced in backyard. The Second floor features the Master Suite with two closets, a ceiling fan and a tastefully redone Master Bathroom with pedestal sink, tub and mirrored cabinet. The 2nd bedroom has 2 sets of built in shelves and a double door closet. The 3rd bedroom also with built in shelves and cabinets can be accessed from the 2nd floor hallway or from the back stairs. An updated hall bathroom with pedestal sink and a spacious stall shower, and the 4th bedroom with its own half bath finish off the second floor. There are pull down Bessler stairs to a large floored and insulated attic. The basement has a laundry/utility area, and Bilco doors leading to the backyard.
Wonderfully located, 5 bedroom, 3 story home, blends classic Main Line tradition with modern updates throughout. Beyond the formal dining room and living room is an updated entertaining area with open floor plan just off the kitchen. Terrific flow with lots of windows splashing sunlight across intricately inlaid hardwood floors. Carefully designed dual-zone air conditioning keeps the blend of old and new comfortable all year. A half mile to Merion elementary, 1/2 block to the train, and shops in either Bala Cynwyd or Narberth. Home is set back from street on a lot with large front yard and mature landscaping. Fun block with great schools, parks, in a peaceful and serene setting.
This special house has so much going for it, starting with the gorgeous grounds that distinguish it, front & back. The location is what every family desires, affording privacy, perennial gardens & plenty of lawn for enjoying your time at home, as well as close proximity to shopping, Narberth & the Merion Station train just a block away. It's a perfect solution for families moving out from the city (or anywhere for that matter!), looking to take advantage of the area's great schools without losing their lifestyle or convenience. Live on an amazing street in a fabulous neighborhood that is upscale & family-friendly. A long drive proceeds towards the extremely well-built, impeccably maintained residence, enriched by stone accents. A charming front porch is the perfect spot for savoring the scenery. Mom & dad can read a book while the little ones play in the hammock, have drinks with friends on a warm night, or sip morning coffee in solitude. Inside is just as breathtaking, with hardwood floors, high ceilings, original exposed brick walls & other stylish elements throughout. A designer color palette graces the beautifully modern yet tasteful interior from the gracious entryway to the large airy living & sleeping quarters. A center hall with a turned staircase, built-in bench & sizable closet whisks you through wide openings to the stunning living room & dining room to the right & left. A fireplace, built-ins & access to a screened porch enhance the living room's ambience. Elegant woodwork, cabinetry & built-ins, center island & breakfast nook adorn the gourmet kitchen that accesses the peaceful deck & yard. A powder room is ideally situated for guests. The house is wonderful for entertaining, with many unique spaces to experience & lots of options for visitors from out of town. Bedrooms are nicely spaced, so adults can roam about at night. Three bedrooms (one en-suite with a steam shower) & a full hall bath occupy the quiet 2nd level. Ascend to the incredible loft-like 3rd-story open space dramatized by vaulted ceilings, skylights & a huge wall of exposed brick: possibly your dream studio, home office or master suite! Two more spacious bedrooms with generous closets & a full hall bath complete the versatile 3rd floor. An unfinished basement provides storage, laundry & an exit to the deep, lush backyard.
House Needs Total Rehab Including Roof, Hardwood Floors and Much More. Seller requires potential buyers to execute disclosure and submit with their offer. Disclosure is the notice of screening attached in document section of MLS. Property sold in "as-is" condition; purchaser is responsible for use and occupancy and any and all inspections. As per rules, agent must accompany all buyers to any and all showings; this will be strictly enforced, as the house is being monitored.
Old world charm is abundant throughout this one hundred year old stone Colonial in highly desirable Merion Station. Upon arrival, you're greeted by the large covered front porch, a perfect place to sit and relax. Entering the home, you'll find a grand formal living to the right adorned with built in cabinetry on both ends of the room as well as a white brick fireplace and hardwood floors. To the left, is the large dining room complete with chair rail, crown molding, hardwood floors and elegant glass paneled french doors that open to the front porch. Just beyond the dining room, you'll find a kitchen with stainless steel appliances, butcher block island and pantry. Continue through the kitchen to a secluded den and large powder room. Upstairs on the second floor you'll find a generous master bedroom complete with a sitting area and lovely built in cabinetry along with a shower-tub combo bathroom adjacent to the master bedroom. Two additional bedrooms are on the second floor, both with multiple windows, built in cabinetry and are serviced by a jack and jill bathroom. On the third floor there are 2 more bedrooms with hardwood flooring and a full bathroom with claw foot tub. There is a full unfinished basement complete with washer, dryer and plenty of room for storage. Outside the read of the house a 2 car detached garage, grassy backyard and small brick patio await. Conveniently located, this home is walking distance to the Merion Septa Station (4 min walk) and Merion Elementary School. If you're looking for old world craftsmanship, this home is a must see!