Presenting "Ropsley," an architecturally significant, one-of-a-kind four-acre country estate designed by Mellor, Meigs & Howe in 1917, in the desirable Wyndmoor neighborhood. Tucked behind winding stone walls, the entire arrangement of rooms, forecourt, gardens and service courts were designed with the compass in mind, highlighted by the compass in a beautiful mosaic on the floor of the parlor. This exceptionally thought-out home includes sight lines designed in order to present the most pleasing views from each room. The level at which the main floor is set offers dramatic views of the parterre and grounds with mature trees and landscaping. The home was completely updated and restored by the current owners and is replete with many original details and all modern systems. Upon entering the rotunda, with a dramatic circular staircase forming the center of the house, you are immediately struck by the exquisite craftsmanship and detail. The large parlor with hand-carved stone mantle, original timber framed ceiling, and Enfield tile floor leads to the wood-paneled drawing room with full bath. Floor-to-ceiling windows look out on the stately terraces and pool. The dining room with built-ins and fireplace provides the perfect space for more formal entertaining, while the family room with vaulted ceiling and corner fireplace offers a respite for cozy gatherings. The chef's kitchen with vaulted 2-story ceiling and large center island with adjacent, sunlit morning room will quickly become a go-to spot for coffee overlooking the rear grounds. Upstairs, the master wing offers a large master bath with pretty views of the property, a convenient study and laundry, and a large, adjoining bedroom with ensuite bath. The second floor living room offers access to the separate in-law or au pair suite, with full, eat-in kitchen, full hall bath and two bedrooms. The third floor of this home offers a large bedroom with a living area with kitchenette and second laundry. There are two additional cottages on the property, perfect for extended family or rentals. Located just minutes from regional rail, major highways and the shopping and restaurants of Chestnut Hill. Ropsley is a truly spectacular estate.
Upon entering the gates to this impressive property, you feel as if you have been transported into a private and secluded country estate, yet you are just minutes to Chestnut Hill and Center City Philadelphia. This beautiful five bedroom home is located on one of the most desirable streets in Wyndmoor, encompassing 1.68 acres of mature plantings, perennial gardens, period stone walls, and including a one bedroom carriage/guest house. The home was designed by renowned Philadelphia architect Frank Rushmore Watson in 1924. The first floor begins with an unbelievable entry vestibule highlighting the arched solid front door, which upon opening invites guests down a beautiful brick paved center hall opening to the large, step down beamed great room with gas fireplace and original stained glass window. The first floor also includes sun room with gas fireplace, large sun-filled paneled dining room with custom built-ins, gas fireplace and large windows overlooking a beautiful wisteria framed slate patio and gardens, large updated eat-in kitchen with granite counters, Sub-Zero and Wolf appliances, large center island and open sitting area/den, formal powder room, and mudroom/laundry room. The second floor includes an updated master suite with gas fireplace, walk-in closet and dressing area, balcony overlooking grounds, large full bath with double vanity, walk-in glass framed shower and large soaking tub, study/office with built-ins, two additional large en-suite bedrooms with walk-in closets and updated full baths, and bonus room, perfect for a reading room, study or yoga room. Third floor includes two bedrooms with full hall bath and oversized media room/game room with built-ins and oversized walk in cedar storage closet. All this and a wonderful one bedroom carriage house with full bath, kitchenette and interior and exterior entrance, attached two-car garage, updated systems, walk to Chestnut Hill and just a short drive to Center City.
Welcome home to the gorgeous neighborhood of Biddle Woods Road in Springfield Township. Rarely are homes offered for sale in this eight-home cul-de-sac community. This spectacular home is situated in a private cul-de-sac community surrounded by acres of lush landscape, woods and streams. Only eight custom homes are part of this community which was once known as The Biddle Estate. Your home is just minutes from Chestnut Hill and easy access to Center City Philadelphia. Enjoy warm evenings on the gated front patio with lovely waterfall and Koi pond. As you enter the home through the grand entrance you will be greeted with a stunning center hall foyer that has a soaring breath-taking grand staircase. This staircase is fit for royalty or just a grand entrance! The staircase extends from the lowest level of the home to the 2nd floor. Cathedral ceilings and skylights wash the two-story living room with an abundance of natural light. You will find an exquisite marble fireplace, french patio doors opening onto a multi-level Trex deck and gazebo from the living room. The deck and gazebo overlook a private park-like backyard which is perfect for outdoor /indoor entertaining. The large gourmet kitchen includes a dining area addition. Floor to ceiling windows and patio doors once again invite the outside into to every room. A first floor full bath, hall closet, dining room, laundry room, office with fireplace and inside-access to the garage completes the first floor. Continuing our tour up the grand staircase you will find a beautiful master suite with yet another fireplace. There is a large walk-in closet and master bath. The bath includes a spa tub, double sinks, glass shower enclosure and marble flooring. The second bedroom is also a suite and is ideal for a guest room. The third and fourth bedrooms share a nice-sized hall bath. The lower level was previously used as reading and music room and has endless possibilities to fit your specific needs. There is an elevator, new generator, gym adjacent to the master suite just above the three-car attached garage. There is every space imaginable in this special home. The pictures do not capture the flow or grand feel of this home? you must visit to experience this home's true character! Truly a unique one-of-a-kind home that could be yours!
Warmer weather is finally here, and this home has the perfect yard and kitchen access for summer entertaining! Located on one of the most desirable and quiet one block streets in Wyndmoor, this five bedroom, 4 1/2 bath home on 1/2 acre will please even the most discerning buyer. Expansive rooms, high ceilings, open floor plan, private fenced yard with in-ground pool and hot tub, and two covered porches are just a few highlights of this lovingly maintained home. The Living Room features hardwood floors and triple window flooding the room with natural light. Direct access to the Office/Den with bay window and built-in bookshelves. The spacious Family Room with stone fireplace is highlighted by a wall of windows overlooking the beautifully landscaped and private backyard. Open to the adjacent Family Room is the updated Kitchen and Dining area, converted from a two car garage, providing a fabulous amount of space. Features include granite counters, stainless appliances including a Viking range, and oversized island with plenty of storage. French door leads to the outdoor oasis with large flagstone patio and 50-foot in-ground pool with attached hot tub, perfect for long days of summer entertaining. And gardeners will love the attached climate controlled greenhouse with automatic roof panels! Additionally, the main level features two bedrooms, each with private updated full baths, making an ideal layout for guests, in-laws or au pair suite. Classic black & white floor tile welcomes you into a 2nd foyer area with powder room and mudroom. Upstairs, the substantial Master Suite is a sun-drenched haven with custom wainscoting and moldings, huge walk-in closet with custom built-ins, updated bathroom with walk-in shower and separate sinks. A smaller attached bedroom completes the Master Suite, perfect as a nursery, dressing room, exercise area or cozy reading room. The 2nd bedroom upstairs, at 20x22, is a sweeping space, and currently functions as a 2nd family room/playroom with built-in shelves and two closets. An additional nice sized bedroom with walk-in closet and hall bath complete the upper level. New roof (2017), new pool heater (2016), updated alarm system (2017) are just a few of the upgrades that make this a truly special home. Minutes to 476, shops & restaurants of Chestnut Hill, Center City, and public transportation. This is a special home meant to be seen!
We are proud to present one of Wyndmoor's favorite properties. Set on a beautiful .71 acre corner lot, with gorgeous mature landscaping, flagstone paths and terraces, creating an extremely private setting 12 months of the year. Move right in to this wonderful home with features that include a brightly lit, gracious floor plan with comfortable living spaces, lovingly renovated and maintained. Enjoy the formal living room with fireplace, cozy den, dining room and large gourmet kitchen/family room with fireplace. Wonderful master bedroom with ample closetry and a fantastic master bath. Three additional bedrooms, three and one half baths. Several options for home office, loads of storage and a 2 car garage, complete this home that is an absolute gem. Take advantage of award winning local schools, walk to shops, markets and public transportation. Look no further, as this is as good as it gets!
Welcome to this four bedroom, three and a half bath colonial set on a private cul-de-sac in desirable Wyndmoor, Montgomery County. This impressive home was built to maximize its gorgeous vista-like views of the Wissahickon Valley from every floor. This handsome home offers an open main floor layout with an abundance of natural light and lovely hardwood floors; spacious living room with fireplace; dining room with sliders opening onto deck; spacious and open kitchen with granite tops, stainless steel appliances, breakfast bar, walk-in pantry, homework station and breakfast room with skylights; adjacent great room with vaulted ceilings and French doors to the rear yard; convenient first floor study and powder room. The second floor offers a spacious master bedroom suite with hardwood floors and full bath, two additional, good sized bedrooms with ample closets, hall bath and full sized laundry room. The finished sunlit lower level is partially above grade and at ground level with large fourth bedroom suite, and full bath; perfect as a finished basement, play room, guest suite, in-law suite or media room. Access to the 2-car garage completes this level. The rear deck and spacious back yard are perfect places to entertain family or friends. The roof was installed in 2009. Conveniently located just a short drive from the shops and restaurants of Chestnut Hill, Flourtown and close to major roads and public transportation. Don't miss this one!
Here is the very rare opportunity for the not too big/not too small Ranch style house with the desirable location you have been hoping and waiting for. Decidedly open and architecturally interesting living space. Big master suite addition. Central air, hardwood/brick tile flooring, skylights, recessed lighting, built-ins, great closets. An architect's 1995 addition with other skilled improvements throughout enhance the original 1950 stucco house. Entry hall with coat closet. Large living room with wet bar and glass doors to patio. The dining room is open to the living room and kitchen. Attractive, bright kitchen with gas cooking, white cabinetry, lots of counter space, greenhouse window. A very appealing master suite has a bedroom with 3 large closets, window seat, and high peaked ceiling; bath with double vanity/whirlpool tub/glass stall shower; front sitting room/study with closet. Two lovely additional bedrooms, one now used as a den. A hall laundry closet is right near the bedrooms. Pleasant hall bath with shower over tub. Big finished basement room now used as an office could be a great family/play room. Oversized built-in 2 car garage with workspace counter/cabinets and attic. This exceptionally appealing house with a very sensible plan allows for either traditional or modern design options. 2017 Vivant solar roof panels for green efficiency. Really delightful stone patio and pergola. The house is sited with privacy in mind on a terrific lot. A beautiful township park is across the street from the property. Fabulous close to everything location.
Wow! Welcome to this amazing home that has been completely renovated in the heart of desirable Wyndmoor. Enter into the gracious living room featuring a fireplace, refinished hardwood floors and french doors that lead into the cheerful sun-room featuring upgraded tile floors. The formal dining room is the perfect size for entertaining which flows into the gorgeous new expanded kitchen featuring quartz counters, upgraded stainless steel appliances, new cabinets, marble back-splash, hardwood floors, and an atrium door that leads out to the fabulous yard. Step upstairs into the master suite featuring a gorgeous new bath with upgraded tile and stall shower. There are two additional bedrooms and a beautifully renovated hall bath that complete the 2nd floor. Plus there's a newer roof, new hot water heater, upgraded electrical system, refinished hardwood floors, and fresh paint throughout. And the private backyard is fenced in featuring a relaxing patio perfect for barbecuing. The Septa train station is just minutes away making for an easy commute to Philadelphia and the great shopping and restaurants in Chestnut Hill are just a short drive away. The sellers have done a magnificent job renovating the home so all you have to do is unpack!
Welcome to this Carefully and Newly Renovated Cape Cod Home in popular Wyndmoor neighborhood. Style, Quality, Workmanship, Conveniences, Location and comfort. It has been thoughtfully appointed. Walk into an impressive open floor plan concept with Hardwood Floors, and recessed lights. Kitchen was design in such elegance that will not Disappoint you. 42" White shaker cabinets, Granite Counter top, Glass subway tile, modern light fixture, breakfast bar, and all stainless steel appliances are a striking finishes that make this a perfect place to entertain. Great size Dining room is ready for all your holidays and family events. Your living room is complemented with a beautiful designed Gas Fireplace for cozy winter nights, large windows bring lots of natural light. The 2 large bedrooms on the main floor shares a fully renovated hall bathroom with modern vanity and ceramic tile encased large walk in shower. Custom made handrails staircase will lead you up to the second floor where you will find your large master bedroom with en-suite modern full bathroom. your fourth bedroom is right across the hallway and enjoys a beautifully design hallway bathroom with great choice of ceramic tile and backs plash encased bathtub and modern vanity. Brand new carpet T/O the second floor. Your laundry room is conveniently located on the second floor. A beautifully landscaped backyard is a great way to entertain and enjoy summers days and nights. A large shed is right beside the house and will be great for all your tools and storage. This Beautiful house has All new windows, new roof, New Siding, new HVAC, new hot water Heater and so much more. Conveniently located off of Paper Mill Road, minutes to Chestnut Hill, train station, Route 309 and Pa Turnpike. The Real Estate market is boiling, and an amazing property such as this house won't last long. Schedule your showing NOW!
You won't want to miss out on this bright, updated, and well-maintained 3 bedroom, 1.5 bath home in Wyndmoor. This 1,500 square-foot, semi-detached home is packed with original details, freshly painted exterior and plenty of character with its gorgeous hardwood floors and exposed brick. Big windows flood the living and dining area with an abundance of light, making the 9 ft. tall space open and inviting. The updated eat-in kitchen boasts new stainless steel appliances, gas cooking, rich granite countertops, fresh tile floors, and generous cabinet space. On the way to the backyard, you will find a contemporary half bathroom on the first floor and plenty of additional space for a laundry room, home office, or storage. The hardwood floors continue throughout the upstairs, adding warmth to 3 spacious bedrooms. With plenty of space and light, the first bedroom is airy and sunny. The second bedroom is large and has great closet and storage space. The third bedroom is crisp and bright, perfect for a guest bedroom or home office. Also on the second floor is a full bath with dazzling tile work and new finishes. Head outside to the sprawling, fenced-in backyard with plenty of patio and green space for entertaining. The basement is clean, newly finished, new painted walls and carpet, making it a great additional space to utilize for entertaining, storage or whatever your needs require. With a small front porch and street parking, this lovely home offers contemporary charm, character, and comfortability. Don't wait and make your appointment today!
Showings start Thursday, June 21st. Rare opportunity to live in highly desirable Wyndmoor for under $250k. This charming home on a quiet, tree-lined street is walking distance to the heart of Wyndmoor. The 1st floor offers a spacious family room, separate dining room and an open kitchen with granite counters, stainless steel appliances and a breakfast bar. The 2nd floor consists of 3 bedrooms and a full bathroom. The BONUS sunroom and the finished basement with powder room offer even more sq ft. The back deck and the lush, green backyard are a sanctuary and is perfect for gardening and outdoor entertaining. There's more: 1-car garage, NEW HVAC, hardwood floors throughout, lots of natural sunlight, sliding glass doors, etc. Great location! Walking distance to Laurel Beech Park, Wyndhill Park and Mermaid Park. A couple minutes to all of the shops, restaurants and cafes in Chestnut Hill and Mount Airy. Easy access to Lincoln Drive and 309. This is located in coveted Springfield School District! **The finished basement and sunroom are not included in the sq ft** All offers will be reviewed on Monday, June 25th.
Charming Stotesbury Townhouse. 2 bedroom, 3.5 bath, large entry foyer with powder room leads to bright open living room with vaulted ceilings and working fireplace. Slider door off of the dining room leads to spacious deck with private view of valley below. Kitchen is connected to a den/office that leads to the main floor laundry and the attached 1 car garage. Large Master Bedroom with full bathroom, soaking tub, shower and double vanity sink. Spacious second bedroom and full hall bathroom. Walk out basement includes large living area, bonus bedroom and a full bath with a stall shower. Plenty of closets and storage in basement and throughout the house. Heating and air conditioning units and water heater replaced in 2013. Showings need *24 hours notice*. Showings only on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 1pm-8pm and Sunday 1pm-4pm.