Stunning 8200 sq. ft. custom Mediterranean contemporary home positioned on 2 ~ private acres across from the 8th Hole of Philadelphia Country Club offers unparalleled living w/ 5 bdrms & 6 full baths in the main house & 1 bdrm w/ full bath in the adjacent cottage. Enter the grand Foyer wrapped w/ windows & highlighted by inset granite floors. To the Right of Foyer find the Formal LR enhanced w/ dramatic, vaulted ceilings, 2 exposures of light & corner set gas log fireplace. A few steps up find an elegant Music Rm, centrally located for entertaining or in home practice, this space connects to both the kit & living area & provides exceptional flow. The expansive Formal DR w/ enclosed wet bar also comes equipped w/ a wood burning fireplace & generous custom built-in cabinets. Its southerly wall is a long gallery w/ views of the private yard & access to the handsome wood-paneled Lbry replete w/ custom bookshelves, a screening area, & a working office space. The 2-story Fmly Rm is flooded w/ light & provides a gas fireplace, custom window seats & shelving. The Bulthaup Kit has no rival. Spectacular chef's kit is complete w/ black granite counter-tops & Bulthaups classic honey toned cabinets w/ brushed stainless accents. Expertly appointed, w/ 2 large under-counter sinks, built-in ice maker, 600 series Sub-Zero refrigeration, Viking stove w/ gas burners, griddle & grill as well as 2 Gaggenau wall ovens & built-in Miele coffee center. Off this main kit is a large outfitted Caterer's Kit offering an addl full sized Sub Zero refrigerator, adjacent large Laundry, & Powder Rm. Access a convenient Mudrm/Fmly Entrance & beyond lies the attached 2 car garage detailed w/ oversized cabinetry & epoxy finished floors. Ascend a custom open stair to the Master Retreat highlighted w/ His & Her bathrms & generous, separate closets & custom storage. Master connects to a bright open gym & to a Southern facing outdoor deck w/ hot tub, enjoying long views of the property's rear & side. 3 spacious, addl fmly or guest bdrms, 1 w/ private bath, the other 2 w/ shared adjoining bath are found on this lvl while the third floor offers a large suite w/ a full bath & expansive closet space. The Finished Basement boasts a Screening Rm, a Game Rm, a Craft's Rm, & a full bath w/ a Sauna, in addition to storage. A detached Guesthouse provides a vaulted-ceiling LR, a full Galley Kitchen, a sizable Deck & a Bdrm w/ its own Bathrm. A 3-car garage on its first lvl finishes this building.
Fabulous executive FURNISHED rental in highly desired Gladwyne, Lower Merion Township. The beautiful home has been meticulously maintained and is being rented furnished. Sitting on a quiet cul-de-sac with easy access to 76, 476, PA Turnpike, Center City and the Philadelphia International Airport and within award winning Lower Merion School District. You will be greeted by a two story foyer with curved staircase. The first floor flows seamlessly with hardwood floors throughout. An open concept kitchen and family room will be where you will gather with friends and family. The spacious eat-in kitchen offers stainless steel appliances, 48" range, Sub Zero refrigerator, granite counter, large center island, two ovens, warming drawer and access to the back patio. The family room offers vaulted ceilings, lots of windows allowing for plenty of natural light and wood burning fireplace. Formal living room, dining room, butler's pantry, private office and mudroom complete the first floor. On the upper level you will find a Master Suite fit for a King and Queen. The en-suite consists of soaking tub, seamless glass shower, separate vanities and access to the unbelievable walk in closet with built-ins and center island. This floor has 4 additional good size bedrooms, two with private baths and two that share a hall bath. Laundry is conveniently located here as well. The amazing finished, walk-out basement provides additional living space and game area with pool table and ping pong table,surround sound, bar, fireplace, in home theater with seating, wine cellar, gym, powder bath and storage. Back up generator, multi zone IT network and televisions throughout! Don't miss your opportunity to live in this gorgeous Gladwyne home! Short or long term lease.
Tucked off a long drive, across from 20 acres of a preserved Natural Lands Trust farm, Black Rock is a transporting, one of a kind property, with a 1917 original stone Carriage House which was updated and expanded in 1998. The original home, highlighted by ten foot open trussed ceilings and modernized by wide cased openings between the spaces, results in a bright and seamless floor plan rarely found in homes of this vintage. A double-sided fireplace transitions between the not so formal Living Room and large, gracious Dining Room. In the living room, a deep-seated bay window enjoys views of the courtyard, front gardens and charming lattice fenced pool. A true Chef's kitchen with Vulcan restaurant level cooking, soap stone and woodblock counters opens to the Family Room with fireplace, custom shelving and wide deck which spans the full back of the home and is warmed by southern exposures. The main house is served by two different staircases with three bedrooms and three baths, office space, large laundry and plentiful storage. The Master Bedroom, absent of any window treatments so as to take in the tree top views, is highlighted by a vaulted ceiling and wood burning fireplace. Although only a few minutes walk to the town of Gladwyne, the natural beauty and privacy enjoyed from the backyard is unprecedented. Rock outcroppings, centennial trees and flat green lawn combine to offer an oasis ideal for individual enjoyment but capable of hosting large gatherings. The sensitive blending of Carriage House to addition happens through the brick floored atrium styled Breakfast Room. Skylights and French door provide access to both the front and back of the property. Streaming with natural light this space joins the informal eating area to a volume ceiling Great Room complete with service kitchen for ease of and expanded entertaining. Offering another office space, two additional bedrooms and four additional full baths on the finished three levels, the addition is meaningful for everyday use as well as separate guest or family space. A detached Garage houses a large Workshop and Studio above the three bays adding visual appeal to the quaint pastoral setting.
This beautiful, custom-built, 5 bedroom home is hidden away in Gladwyne near the Philadelphia Country Club down a private lane through an alley of trees. It is sited on a hill overlooking fantastic views of lawns, orchards and a natural valley terrain in the back of the house. Within, rooms are spacious and generously proportioned, bright, and sunny with large windows bringing the outside in. Lovely wood floors grace the first floor with newly carpeted bedrooms upstairs. There are tall and vaulted ceilings w/ceiling fans in the family room and library/office as well as wood burning fireplaces in the family room and living room. The kitchen has a chef's gas stove, a center island, great counter space for food preparation and a huge pantry closet for storing all your favorite ingredients. There's a wonderful deck off the family room to watch family and friends swim in the pool and to take in fabulous sunsets. Upstairs there are three updated bathrooms. The bedrooms are inviting, each with great views of the beautiful property. One even has access to a small deck balcony for private sunbathing. The fifth bedroom/office is located on the main floor and would be perfect as an au pair/in-law suite or office. There is a finished basement. Owner is responsible for mowing of tall fields three times during growing season, tree maintenance, taxes, and septic. Tenant is responsible for rent, lawn and shrub maintenance, electricity, water, and TV & internet connectivity. If tenant wishes pool to be opened, it is his responsibility for opening, maintaining, and closing, which includes installation of pool cover.
This elegantly renovated colonial home is nestled on a quiet neighborhood in Gladwyne. It has 5 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, 2 fireplaces and beautiful brand new hardwood floors. This freshly painted home makes a great first impression as you walk in the large foyer. The heart of the home is found in its brand new gourmet kitchen with open space concept. The kitchen has granite counters with all new, highly efficient appliances and a convenient center island - everyone's favorite gathering spot. This opens to the sunny dining room with a french door to a brick patio and views of the backyard. The kitchen is adjacent to a large family room with a large brick fireplace. Entertain in style in the gracious living room with additional fireplace. Snuggle up with a good book in the cozy library with rich wood paneling. Upstairs, the large master bedroom with large walk in closet has a spacious, completely renovated en-suite master bath with a large tile glass shower and a copper soaking tub. Also on the second floor are four nicely proportioned bedrooms and two renovated baths. The unfinished basement is conveniently attached to a two car garage and great for storage. Mechanical and electrical systems have been upgraded throughout the house for energy savings and efficiency. Located in Lower Merion Township with award winning schools. The Gladwyne Library, shopping, walking trails & train are minutes away. Convenient to major highways, Amtrak and airport.
Fabulous, completely renovated and MOVE-IN READY 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath home on in the heart of Gladwyne. With approx. 2300 SF of living space, this wonderful property offers comfortable family living indoors and outdoors. NEW nine foot ceiling MASTER SUITE ADDITION, new roof& siding, plumbing&electrical, TWO HIGH efficiency HVAC with all new ductwork, designer kitchen with Caesarstone countertops, bathrooms, second floor laundry-all completed with highest attention to every detail and quality craftsmanship. Newly built roof with skylights over large deck and OPEN-CONCEPT main floor make it PERFECT FOR ENTERTAINING all year around. Family room with additional access to deck with NATURAL GAS BBQ, powder room and oversized closet are also on the main level. The basement area has about 140sqft of finished space and has additional storage area. This home is located in the Award Winning Lower Merion School District. Conveniently located within walking distance to Gladwyne village, Gladwyne park, restaurants, shopping, post office and library as well as major roadways and transportation allowing an easy commute to Center City. The house is also available for sale- pls see MLS#7203594
Sit back on the Front Porch of this charming Farmhouse located in the heart of Gladwyne Village and relax. The first floor boasts a light filled Kitchen, Dining Room, Living Room and Powder Room. The upstairs has three large Bedrooms, Full Bath and Laundry Room. This is a well maintained home with gleaming hardwood floors, great closet space and ample storage in the walk-up attic and dry, unfinished basement. The entire interior has been freshly painted. The large Rear Yard backs up to Gladwyne Park. Walk to schools, shops and the library.~ Landlord will mow lawn and trim shrubbery.~ Easy commute to Center City and Conshohocken.