The median home value in Gladwyne,
PA is $640,000.
the county median home value of $262,700.
The national median home value is $209,892.
The average price of homes sold in Gladwyne,
PA is $640,000.
Approximately 79.25% of
Gladwyne homes are owned,
compared to 15% rented, while
6% are vacant.
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The Best of the Main Line! Custom built 2 year young stone colonial with all the bells and whistles and every feature one would want in a new home. This stunning masterpiece sits at the end of a cul de sac bordered on 3 sides by open preservation and unobstructed views in arguably the most coveted of lots and locations in the highly desired Fenimore community. The exterior of this stone beauty is essentially zero maintenance and built with top of the line materials requiring little to no attention for years to come. From the moment you step inside you'll be captivated by the views, natural light and attention to detail this home provides throughout. The floor plan is extremely livable and comfortable whether it is a home for 2 or for 10. Custom on-site finished hardwood floors, thick yet clean crown, and floor moldings, top of the line Pella windows and a carefully thought out open concept floor plan provides an ease of living not found in other homes. The chef's kitchen features beautiful classic white custom cabinetry, an oversized island, exceptional countertop space, 2 sinks, Wolf 6 burner stove, double Wolf wall ovens, full-size Sub Zero refrigerator and freezer, unbelievable sized pantry and a wet bar making this the perfect entertaining space. Off the kitchen, you'll find one of two outdoor dining and entertaining areas (also zero maintenance) overlooking one of the most majestic vistas in Gladwyne. The Family Room off the Kitchen/Breakfast Room offers a wonderful space for watching game or quiet conversation and is enhanced by the reclaimed wood-beamed ceilings, floor to ceiling stone gas fireplace and wonderful 180-degree views. There are four private bedroom suites on the second floor each with their own ensuite baths and a bonus space great for a homework/study room, second office or game room. The Master Suite in this home is one not to be missed. Enter thru double doors and you'll be captivated by not only the stunning ceilings, stone gas fireplace but the breathtaking and private view overlooking preservation. Here you will also find two incredible Fifth Avenue inspired custom closets and an incredible bathroom with a shower suited for two, radiant heated floors and a spa-like soaking tub. The Garden level in this home is not to be missed and features windows in each room providing incredible light, and two sets of doors leading to the outdoor loggia and pool area. Here you will also find a professional grade Theater Room with seating for 10+ great for a night at home or sleepover. There is also a Billiards Room and bathroom for the Pool. The outdoor Loggia features beautiful Pennsylvania bluestone, a stone fireplace and outdoor television area enhanced by the stunning marine-grade on-site finished wood ceiling and provides wonderful shade next to the infinity pool/spa. Other features include an incredible driveway made of stone pavers with terrific parking space including a three-car garage with beautiful oversized wood doors.
Desirable Gated Main Line Estate is located across the street from Philadelphia Country Club. Originally built with the highest quality of materials, this home exemplifies luxury living. The two story entrance hall with venetian plaster walls and stone floors allows you to enjoy spectacular views right through to the outdoor grounds and pool area from the front door. The entryway opens to a magnificent formal living room boasting of a two story limestone fireplace, columns and a balcony with custom iron railings from the second floor overlooking the room, A family room with fireplace and adjoining separate bar/ pool room open up your entertaining space even more. A formal dining area located in the front offers a cozy yet sophisticated dining experience for you and your guests. Multiple temperature controlled wine cabinets showcases your best bottles while keeping them conveniently close by. The gourmet chef's kitchen has too much to list! Perfect for entertaining or someone that loves to cook , this one has a commercial grade range and oven, a large center island and 2 built in subzero custom refrigerators along with multiple dishwashers, refrigerator drawers, custom silverware drawers and an entire built in wall of custom cabinetry. Quaint round seating area overlooking the backyard allows for quiet family dinners. Off the kitchen is a large walk in pantry with an abundance of shelving and an additional butler's pantry with stove, microwave and refrigerator. The master suite offers 3 levels of privacy with a main level workout room with mirrored walls, steam and sauna rooms, sitting area, office space with fireplace and private spiral staircase to the upstairs where the bedroom, dual bathrooms and two walk in custom closets are located. A fireplace in the bedroom is the perfect ambiance for relaxing at the end of the day and multiple balconies off the master suite let you enjoy the outdoors with a cup of coffee in the morning or a martini in the evening. The third level of the master suite offers a recreational space and small balcony overlooking the area. Four additional bedrooms with private baths along with a laundry area and a study complete the second level of this home. A spiral staircase to the third level offers quiet space for reading or relaxing that overlooks the 2 bedrooms below along with a storage area and an amazing octagonal rooftop observatory for the want to be astronomers and stargazers! This 15317 square foot entertaining mecca offers everything you and your guests could possibly want. Don't let bad weather stop you from enjoying the pool! The lower level is complete with an indoor pool with amazing hand painted murals, a bar, both a full bathroom with lounge area and a powder room. Enclosed by all glass you can open the pool area up to include a large family room with entertainment center and tv viewing area. An outdoor pool with a stone and brick walking bridge that crosses over the pool, a pool house, full bathroom , cooking area, covered patios, beautiful gardens and fountains and outdoor kitchen extend your entertaining space when the weather is good. A huge laundry area on the lower level keeps the pool towels always clean and ready. Radiant heat throughout the home and a whole house generator ensures you will never be cold or without power. So much more to see, this one is a must see!!
Welcome to 1236 Lafayette Road! Set atop a gentle Gladwyne hill and sharing a driveway with another lovely home, this Cape Cod cottage offers the perfect amount of space. The first floor has wonderful flow from room to room and includes an eat-in kitchen with access to the backyard, dining room, living room, family room/office and 2 bedrooms with 2 full baths. The second floor has 2 additional bedrooms with 2 additional full baths. The large unfinished basement has an outdoor entrance, natural light and plenty of space to do the laundry. This charming home has great potential. The location among estate homes is elegant and private, yet friendly with a neighbor just across the drive. 1236 Lafayette offers a quick drive into the village of Gladwyne, easy access to the 40 miles of the Bridlewild hiking trails for weekend walks, and convenience to major highways and transportation, whether heading east into Philly or west to Valley Forge. Come visit and polish this gem to perfection!
Lovely updated 4 bedroom, 3 full bath Colonial with an expansive 2 story addition in the desirable Gladwyne neighborhood of Maplecrest Circle. Amazing location, walking distance to Gladwyne Village, schools, parks, library, post office, and access to Rolling Hill trails. Hardwood floors throughout the first & second floors. Sun filled living room with wood burning fireplace, lots of built-ins, full updated bath, and large family room with rear access to private landscaped rear yard ( addition from 2015). The open floor plan of the dining & kitchen area is perfect for entertaining. The gourmet kitchen, complete with white custom cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, tile backsplash, stone countertops, gas cooking, built -in microwave and a seperate breakfast area, all completely renovated in 2017. 2nd floor features a large Master Bedroom suite with walk - in closet, cathedral ceilings, and sizable neutral tiled bathroom. Additional 3 sun filled bedrooms with lots of windows, walk in closets, full bathroom, linen closet & spacious laundry room complete the 2nd floor. This home also features a large deck, perfect for summer BBQ~s, heated hot tub (2017), fenced in private rear yard, swing-set & garden shed ( 2017) .
This move-in ready, pristine condition 5 bedroom, 4 full bathroom, 2 half bathroom home is on a landscaped wooded lot, on one of the most prestigious, sought-after streets in Gladwyne! Nestled on a quiet cul-de-sac, this expansive 6,200+ sq ft residence enjoys peace, privacy, and an in-ground heated pool with hot tub for the ultimate outdoor enjoyment. Inside, an open, airy 2-story foyer welcomes you into an ambiance of elegance. Abundant natural sunlight streams in through large windows, while exquisite details add classic character such as hardwood floors, extensive millwork and built-ins, including a built-in bar. For entertaining, the layout is superb. Host guests and gather with family in the 2-story great room and spacious, finely-appointed open kitchen where you~ll find culinary inspiration watching the sunrise. The master suite is a luxurious retreat with a spa bath for unwinding. Generous family and guest bedrooms, a 3rd floor suite - perfect for a teenager, nanny or home office, and finished walk-out basement enhance living comfort. Filtered water in the kitchen, a Sonos system with phone app and indoor/outdoor speakers, a new Timberline Weather Watch roof in 2014 with transferable warranty, new skylights in 2014, a new hot water heater and sump pump installed late 2018, whole house generator with warranty, new driveway under 3 years old, and HVAC controlled remotely via Honeywell phone app are among the upgrades and special features. The exceptional location is just a short walk to the quaint village of Gladwyne, and provides direct access to miles of scenic Bridlewild walking trails.
Here is your opportunity to own a ranch home in one of the most prestigious zip codes on the Main Line. This ranch home is situated on approximately .81 acres according to the public records. It has 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. There is an one car attached garage and driveway parking. This property is occupied. Inspections are not available. It is being sold in as-is condition. There is no for sale sign at the property. Contact with occupants is prohibited.
Nestled far back from the road is a gracious Walter Durham stone colonial home, set on 2+ rolling acres. There are 6-7 bedrooms generously sized , 6.5 baths, and 6 fireplaces. Spacious, light-filled rooms feature wonderful millwork, oversized, original, French doors, gorgeous, random-width, pegged oak floors and deep window sills. In addition to the main home, the property includes a detached 3-car garage/carriage house with a 2-story loft suitable for conversion to a nanny / in-law suite or studio space as well as a charming stand alone root cellar. Enter through the center hall with open stairway to the wood-paneled library, expansive living room and elegant dining room, which all have working, wood-burning fireplaces. A powder room, coat room and service area with wet bar is also accessible from center hall. Kitchen with cherry cabinetry, vintage Delft and Country Floor tiles includes a glass-enclosed breakfast nook and fireplace. Adjacent family room connects to a step-down playroom/au-pair suite with a full bath. The Master bedroom suite on the second floor has an abundance of closet space, a fireplace and sitting room/baby nursery, along with an updated marble bathroom with jetted soaking tub, large glass-enclosed shower and Herbeau fixtures. This floor also has 3-4 additional bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, a hall linen closet, and storage/ironing room. The third floor hosts 2 large bedrooms with plenty of closets and a full bathroom. This home is a Class 2 Historic property with an original portion built in Circa 1800's. The last addition was constructed in 1939 by Walter Durham. It is rare to find such a classic beauty, carefully updated to meet the needs of today's family.
Located in Gladwyne, Pennsylvania adjacent to the Philadelphia Country Club. Designed by Frederick Kissinger, AIA; built by E. B. Mahoney Builders; landscaped by Charles Gale and Associates, ASLA; Interior Design by Florence Hawkins, AID. Designed, constructed, landscaped and decorated 2001 to 2004.Construction is 2 feet thick poured concrete (steel re-enforced) underground walls 10 feet deep; on top of which are 12~ x 8~ concrete block to roof apex, surfaced by custom made over-sized 8~ x 4~ ~Monticello~ brick to roof apex, backed by two running courses of 6~ X 6~ wood studs with double insulation, and 5/4 drywall. Interior ceiling height is 16 feet on first floor except for the family room where the ceiling height is 25 feet. Lower level ceiling height is 10 feet except in the movie theater where the ceiling height is 14 feet. Second floor ceiling height is 12 feet except in master bedroom where it is 16 feet. Attic ceiling height is 10 feet. All exterior window and door surrounds are custom made limestone. All windows are custom made Colby windows. Roof is slate. Roofs over front entrance and pavillons are copper with all downspouts also being copper. Hardwood floors throughout entire house including all closets. Forced hot air heat and air conditioning with all three heaters, air conditioners and outside heat exchangers new in 2019. Kitchen, family room, back entrance hall, family first floor powder room and greenhouse/potting room are also in addition heated via in-floor radiation conduction heat. Second floor master bathrooms and closets are also in addition heated via in-floor radiation heat. There are four garages. The garage floors are also heated with in-floor radiation conduction heat. Custom over sized crown moldings and baseboards throughout the house. Custom plaster moldings throughout the house. Custom fireplaces (herring bone brick lined) throughout house including carved marble and yellow onyx fireplace (living room), carved Honduran mahogany fireplaces (library and breakfast room), carved limestone fireplace (family room) and carved painted fireplace (master bedroom). All fireplaces are both wood burning or gas burning with auto controls. Family room has two overhead ceiling fans and each outdoor pavilion has an overhead ceiling fan as well as the lower level sitting room. All ceiling fans have auto controls. Wet and dry bars in entrance foyer are custom carved yellow onyx. Hot water heater (125 gallon) replaced new in 2019. Electric service is 600 amps. All lighting systems are Luton
1247 Country Club embraces the rich architectural heritage of old English vernacular architecture, but lightens the style with the introduction of glass, high ceilings and modern accents~ Interrupting the old and ushering in a more modern and stylish architectural future.Country Club Lane offered Weiss a unique opportunity to blend styles of old and new. The lots unique shape and generous size allowed site planning and architectural design to be centered on the concept of infusing maximum sunlight into the floor plan and blending indoor and outdoor spaces. Extraordinary sunlight and blending indoor and outdoor space evoked visions of Napa Valley, allowing Weiss to embrace the rich architectural heritage of old English vernacular architecture prevalent throughout the Main Line while lightening the style with the introduction of glass, high ceilings & modern accents. A monochromatic color scheme keeps the color palate quiet... layered, varying textures and natural materials work together to create a look reminiscent of a luxury boutique hotel or of a Napa vineyard estate. Home is not complete. Estimate completion is Spring 2020
MUST SEE INSIDE to appreciate this 4,600 sq.ft. custom built bright and cheery home in the coveted neighborhood of Gladwyne. Set on the quiet side of Waverly Rd on almost an acre of private lushly landscaped ground this home is an oasis for the buyer who wants a spacious well built home and privacy while still being part of a well established neighborhood with convenience to the city. The two-story center foyer with elegant marble flooring and a curved hardwood staircase welcomes you in and immediately you can appreciate the view of the rear yard and the tranquil setting. Off the center hall find a formal dining room that easily seats 12 with hardwood flooring and a formal living room with hardwood flooring and dual sided fireplace. A separate spacious room with vaulted ceiling is directly off the living room and makes a wonderful playroom/office/or even first-floor bedroom. Off the kitchen find the vast great/family room (with original hardwood flooring underneath carpet) and fabulous breakfast area with vaulted ceiling and skylights making it the center of the home's activity. Surrounded by walls of windows overlooking the private, level rear yard it makes one feel part of nature and and provides ample space for entertaining with its wet bar, fireplace and open floor design. The contemporary style cooks kitchen with its island, rich granite countertops, decorative glass backsplash, newer Kitchen Aid double ovens, Bosch dishwasher, cooktop with griddle and Grohe faucet makes cooking a delight. A sunny office to accommodate 2 people is located off the back staircase on the first floor (or could convert to a huge mudroom), plus a separate laundry area as you enter from the oversized 3 car attached garage. A FULL bath on the first floor is also discreetly tucked off the hallway. Ascend the staircase to the second floor and find a spacious master bedroom suite with a 3rd fireplace, custom walk-in closet, separate soaking tub, and walk in shower. Three other nice size bedrooms with good closet space share a hall bath., plus a separately HVAC zoned 5th bedroom and full bath is located off the back staircase but it's also accessible from the second floor, making it perfect as an au pair or guest suite. This home has been meticulously maintained, lovingly cared for and updated by the original owners- NEW ROOF & NEW GUTTERS (comes with a 50-year warranty), HVAC (2018), a 3 car oversized attached garage, very efficient utilities (gas & electric ave. $250/mo.) , plenty of storage, private rear patio, plus a full basement with 1,918 sq.ft. of additional dry space with high ceilings that could easily be finished. Conveniently located to 76 you can be downtown in 20 minutes, and within 2 minutes enjoy the charming Village of Gladwyne with its shops, market, stores, and wonderful playground and parks plus award-winning Lower Merion Schools (Gladwyne Elementary). Can't beat this location and so much space to truly make this into your dream home! Some rooms virtually staged in photos.
~Rocky Crest~ is off a private lane, down a winding driveway and behind an elegant wrought-iron gateway entry, this neoclassic estate built in 1906 for James S. Austin was designed by Bunting & Shrigley Architects. Classical in form, scale, proportion, and detail, its imposing, columned pedimented front fa~ade makes it a grand dame residence of the Main Line. It is very privately situated on 9.47 +preserved acres (adjoins 7.5 preserved acres ). The Pew Family bought the estate in 1910, adding the pool and bathhouse in 1934 and altering the garage and stable. The Burch family purchased the property in the 1990~s and undertook a complete renovation. Its old-world features were seamlessly repaired/refreshed and modern amenities were added.You enter a grand reception foyer that runs front-to-back with French doors opening to a fabulous terrace and formal garden. Throughout the home, there are formal and intimate everyday spaces. French doors provide access to grand-scale terraces for relaxing and entertaining and, in certain bedrooms on the second floor, French doors open to small balconies with incredible views.Formal rooms are magnificent, with exquisite millwork and moldings, fireplaces, soaring ceilings and oversized sash windows as in the large elegant dining room and step-down living room/library. French doors and window surrounds provide access to another terrace and beautiful views. A beautiful paneled study is just off the living room. Its everyday spaces are remarkably inviting and comfortable. The updated, custom kitchen features top-of-the-line appliances, fixtures and finishes and includes an ample dining area and access to a cozier informal dining/family room with fireplace. The sunroom just beyond accesses a terrace for perfect al fresco dining. The private quarters are located on the second and third floors, accessible by a grand staircase, elevator or back staircase. One wing houses two-bedroom en suites, one with fireplace, and two bedrooms en suites with sitting rooms, as well as a laundry room for convenience. The larger wing of the home houses the main bedroom suite which is comprised of a bedroom/nursery/office en suite, large sitting room with fireplace, sleeping quarters, well-designed dressing rooms with custom built-ins, and his and her updated bathrooms. On the third floor, there are a plethora of rooms (now used as 5 bedrooms and one hall bathroom) that can be used at the owner~s discretion, such as for weight/exercise rooms, playrooms, etc. Also, there is a generous amount of storage, including a walk-in cedar closet.The lower level is Rathskeller-like with huge fireplace and plenty of space for table games, a media room, etc. Access to this space is tucked away on the first floor through a hidden stairwell in the wet bar room.The property also boasts an Olympic-sized pool with pool house and a tennis court. A carriage house features a 4-car garage, 2 one-bedroom apartments, and, converted from stables, a wine tasting room complete with climate-controlled cellar able to hold 1,000 bottles.Its setting is breathtaking with its mix of formal gardens and extensive rolling terraced lawns and mature specimen trees. All was designed and created by the renowned 19th century landscape architect, Thomas W. Sears. This property offers perfect living for today~s modern family. Add its access to the Bridlewild Trails, its proximity to some of the most highly regarded public and private schools in the country, countless near dining and shopping options, and access to major transportation modes and routes, Rocky Crest is a definite must-see!NOTE: Property has been reassessed effective with 2020 tax year. New assessment indicated and taxes ESTIMATED to total approximately $75,957 at 2019 millage rates for 2020.NOTE: Hardscape repair/replacement of front porch, back terrace, and front courtyard steps scheduled for Spring, 2020.NOTE: Residence has a Generac whole-house electric back-up system.
Ideally positioned so as to capture endless views and evening sunsets on private terraces, find this stunning, fully custom 4/5 bedroom gated European Villa located in the coveted suburb of Gladwyne. Through handsome Bermuda cedar double doors enter to extraordinary Receptions Rooms. Full walls of windows designed to elevate the indoor/outdoor connection, pair seamlessly with the 10 ft high ceilings and the open floor plan of this sunlit residence. Stunning formal spaces, including entrance seating area with in-wall saltwater tank, dramatic Living Room with fireplace and exceptional formal Dining Room, as capable of hosting 20 for a serviced meal as an intimate dinner for two, flow to the in- demand family gathering areas. An exceptional Kitchen with full height natural American cherry cabinetry, 12 ft ceilings, professional grade appliances which include sub-zero refrigeration, Thermador 6 burner gas cooking and ovens,Bosch dishwashers and warming drawers. Stone counters in this high performance kitchen provide excellent flat prep space, while the Butlers pantry, highlighted with glass display cabinetry offers yet more storage and an additional dishwasher and wine chiller .A separate Breakfast Room, brightened by a sweep of windows and glass doors to the western facing side lawn and dining terrace is warmed and charmed by a corner gas fireplace. Beyond, is a welcoming Family Room with large television wall, electric shades for enhanced viewing and surrounding custom storage/shelving. Steps away from the Living room, the Main level Master Suite offers deluxe appointments delivered to exacting standard and in a neutral, sophisticated color palette. The Bedroom is positioned at tree top level with French doors and balcony that overlook the pool and professionally landscaped grounds. An elegant all marble Bath with his and her water closets, under window tub and seated marble steam shower, connect to generous His and Her outfitted closets that manage even the most indulgent collections. A wide staircase leads to the garden level and 3 additional family bedrooms, each with en-suite baths and a large, bright, well designed office/library. An additional seating area, currently purposed as the Billiards Room, sits just off an inviting TV/Lounge space, making this the ultimate guest or family retreat. Glimpsed from the master suite but accessed from the garden level is a resort quality Pool, spa, changing Cabana with kitchenette, bath and four Season screened loggia with electronic enclosures for weather protection when inclement. Gym, Sauna and primary storage are also found on this level. Positioned for pure privacy on the highest level of the home and accessed by a full sized elevator is a truly exceptional work/escape space, open to a wide deck ideal for relaxing and enjoying uninterrupted views of the breathtaking grounds. Expanded guest space can be found in the independent guest house with full bath, lounge, automated clothing racks for exceptional storage and sound protected shooting range. No detail has been overlooked in the design, execution or maintenance of this exquisite home. Roof and septic system replaced in 2019. Also included with lot - Tax I.D. # 40-00-37712-003
This pristine custom built stone Tudor has some of the most exceptional details you will find. 1340 Fenimore Lane offers a carefully executed blend of old world quality materials and details with a very sensible and modern layout and rooms of terrific proportion. This home is neutral, warm, inviting and most importantly Turn-key! Inside you will find soaring ceilings, a state of the Art Gourmet Chef's Kitchen, Family Room with vaulted ceilings with reclaimed antique wood beams and trim, beautiful American cherry hardwood floors throughout the first and part of the second floors. 5 generous Bedrooms suites with upgraded bathrooms, a sumptuous Master Suite with vaulted ceiling and beautiful windows and natural light overlooking the private rear yard which backs up to Preservation land. The lower level provides great natural light for the recreation room and playroom and there is an additional full bathroom and hockey room which could easily be converted to a wine cellar. The house tax appeal was successful and effective as of 1/1/20. Reduced estimated annual taxes are now $44,000.
This spectacular 5 bedroom, 4 full bath, 3 powder rooms, over 6,000 square foot luxurious masterpiece is located in the heart of Gladwyne. This marvelous estate features custom millwork and architectural features throughout with meticulous attention to detail. This fabulous residence has a grand center hall entrance with a wide stairway, a spectacular open floor plan with spacious light-filled rooms, high ceilings, and gorgeous hardwood floors throughout. The first floor features an oversized gourmet kitchen with large center island that can seat up to 4 bar stools, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, 6-burner Wolf stove, custom cabinetry, beautiful tile backsplash, large pantry, and an oversized sunny breakfast room. The grand family room has high ceilings, gas fireplace, and beautiful windows overlooking the backyard. The generous-sized, sunny dining room complete with wainscoting, crown molding, tons of light and a butlers pantry that includes a sink, wine fridge and ice maker. The large living room has a beautiful fireplace, floor to ceiling windows, overlooks the lush side yard and has French doors leading to the office /den with tons of light and a sliding glass door to a private patio. A large walk in coat closet, oversized mudroom, 2 powder rooms and access to the 3-car garage completes the first floor. The second floor boasts a luxurious master bedroom suite with separate sitting room, large walk in closet and a lavish en suite with his and her vanities, soaking tub, glass enclosed shower and water closet. 4 spacious bedrooms, 2 with en suite bathrooms, a large hall bathroom with double vanity and an oversized laundry room with sink complete the second floor. The third floor features a bonus room that can be used as a playroom or second family room. The incredible lover level features a recreation room with built in granite wet bar, exercise room, half bath and a separate room that can be used as a bedroom/office with access to the side yard. The beautifully landscaped yard created the perfect setting for gatherings both large and intimate. This spectacular home is in the award winning Lower Merion School District, walking distance to Gladwyne Village shops, Gladwyne Elementary School, Gladwyne Library and easy access to 476, 76, Center City and the PHL Airport.
Estate compound sitting on 1.8 acres featuring an elegant principal home and a separately deeded cape cod cottage offering a delightful sense of tranquility and majestic long views. Recently and exquisitely updated with the finest materials and appliances, this magnificent house exhibits a perfect balance of spaciousness and intimacy. The home is always welcoming with its naturally bright interiors and open spaces. The gourmet kitchen, with 48" Viking range with double doors, wall oven with warming drawer, wine cooler, double dishwasher, two sinks, together with a full bar in the basement, outdoor slate patio and temperature-controlled wine cellar make this the ideal house for hosting dinner parties and gatherings. The theater/game room and swimming pool further provide endless family fun and entertainment. At the same time, the master bedroom's private balcony offers extraordinary views for miles, and the upstairs library is an ideal spot for peaceful study or relaxation. This special property offers endless possibilities with a first floor bedroom/guest/master and an additional home office. The house also features an elevator with access to all floors. Options for the neighboring cottage are endless ~ income producing, aging parents, artist/author studio, out of town guests.... This unique opportunity to own neighboring properties is located minutes from the center of Gladwyne with all of its amenities and makes for an easy commute into downtown Philadelphia.
This extraordinary private retreat is set perfectly at the top of a rolling hill of Gladwyne offering an unbeatable blend of grandeur, tranquility and beautiful vistas. The home was meticulously and exquisitely renovated with the finest materials from 2009-2014 with an attention to every detail evoking a wonderful balance of space and yet remains intimate. In the top-notch gourmet kitchen with top drawer appliances including a Viking gas double range, twin dishwashers, two sinks, beverage cooler, wall ovens and deluxe walk-in pantry, you have an easy flow to the family room with its vaulted ceiling and cozy gas fireplace. Set adjacent to this gathering room and kitchen, there is access to the outdoor patio, natural gas grill and pool - this gathering space for family and friends connects beautifully to the outside. To balance this fun and busy entertaining space, there is a serene balcony off the master bedroom, wonderful for slowly waking to the morning or unwinding at the conclusion of the day. In addition to the first floor office, there is the most beautiful 3rd floor space you have ever seen! There, the options are endless! It could be an amazing office, a second family room up and away from the more active family room on the first floor, a playroom or a space dedicated to the daily routine of homework!The excitement of the home extends to the lower level where you will find a custom built climate controlled wine cellar, an extensive games and play area and a screening area. Get ready for game day as you enjoy a beautifully designed bar complete with fridge, bar tap, dishwasher and more. 1242 Lafayette has a quiet elegance paired with a welcoming warmth that make it the perfect spot to call "home". Come and visit-you don't want to miss it!
Seize this rare opportunity to custom craft your own newly constructed Estate, majestically set on a premier, private 1.6 acre lot in coveted Gladwyne. This exquisitely crafted exterior, designed by renowned Archer Buchanan Architects and constructed by master builder Ken Cassella, was inspired by the grand English country homes of Sir Edwin Lutyens in the 1920's, using only the finest, timeless materials including 8" stone, 4" cement plank siding, grey slate roof, copper gutters and downspouts and large Pella Architectural Series windows. Breathtaking interior features and framed spaces are ready to finish by the builder of your choice after purchasing "as-is".The already framed graciously large rooms and open floorplan include 10-foot ceilings on the First Floor, 9.5-foot ceilings on the second floor, a grand open foyer with 4" solid mahogany door, spacious Living Room and Library with fireplaces, generous Dining Room, Butler's Pantry, expansive Gourmet Kitchen layout with adjacent sun-filled Breakfast Room and Family Rooms, each with glorious views of the private grounds, future terraces and pool if desired, Home Office, elevator shaft with access to all 4 levels and a Second Floor In-Law Suite, and Mudroom leading to the oversized 3 car garage and rear staircase. The magnificent Main Staircase in the rear of the Entrance Foyer leads you up to the Second Floor, offering 6 large en-suite bedrooms, each with their own full Bathroom and walk- in closet. The existing Master Bedroom framing defines a Sitting Room, Bedroom, sizable walk-in His and Hers closets, and stunning Master Bathroom space to accommodate every feature and amenity. The Third Floor and full Lower Level offer over 5000 square feet of flexible multi-purpose space to accommodate your future Gym, Media Room, Indoor Golf Range, Wine Room and more! Don't miss your chance to create your dream residence with a premier Main Line builder on an extraordinary acre lot in Gladwyne. A tremendous value!
This lovely private 5 bedrooms 4 1/2 bedroom contemporary home awaits a new owner. This home is open and airy with high ceilings and wonderful natural light. The main floor offers a beautiful foyer, both formal living and dining rooms, the kitchen opens up to a lovely family room. A large master suite with sitting room/ workout area and a sleeping porch that overlooks the large heated saltwater pool.Another bedroom with en suite bath, laundry room and mudroom complete the main floor. The lower level offers 4 additional bedrooms, 2 baths, and an additional family room. This house is perfect for entertaining or just relaxing at home. This home located in Gladwyne makes for an easy commute to center city or a quick ride to the airport. Don't miss the opportunity to make this house your new home.
To be Built - Custom build this Exquisite Farmhouse Style Home set on a most sought after quiet tree lined street in Gladwyne (Bloomberg ranked Gladwyne as the 6th most-affluent Zip code in the entire country). This level 1.76 acres of ground is surrounded by mature trees and is the perfect setting to build your dream home. This Farm house is designed by Award winning Ann Capron Architect. Custom build with all the luxurious details you desire. The lot can easily also accomodate a swimming pool and pool house. This proper main line estate will be delivered with a stone and Hardiplank exterior. The interior of the home will showcase a professional gourmet Kitchen w Island seating, dining room with butler's pantry, great room with coffered ceiling and fireplace, living room and office/study that opens to an optional solarium. 5 bedrooms (with an optional 6th bedroom), 4 full bathrooms (with an optional 5th). Gorgeous custom cabinetry, marble, quartzite, and moldings. Enter into the home via a grand foyer. Ascend the main staircase to a Master Suite with a fireplace, sitting room, large walk-in closets and a Master Bathroom complete with a marble bath, multi spray shower and designer soaking tub. Attached 3 car garage (with an option for a 4th bay). Prime Main Line location close to Philadelphia Golf Club, easy access to highways and center city. Award-winning Lower Merion schools.
Welcome to 1120 Vaughan Lane, a unique farmhouse with 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths in addition to a studio on top of the two-car garage with adjoining shed. This home is situated on a quiet street all within sought after Gladwyne and award winning Lower Merion School District. Set back on a large lot, a stone walkway leads to a lovely porch that welcomes you to this one of a kind home. Enter the home into the foyer with arched entry into the living room with bay window that fills the room with natural light. Living room opens to the dining room with french doors that lead to the inviting screen in porch where you can relax with your morning coffee. Eat-in kitchen boasts a pantry closet, formica countertop, backsplash and breakfast room with tall ceilings and hardwood floors. A powder room completes the main level. Upper level features a master bedroom with bath, three additional bedrooms and a hall bath. The finished basement provides additional living space along with storage area for all of your storage needs. The backyard offers the potential for great entertaining and gardening. Conveniently located close to local schools, shopping, restaurants, community playground with tennis courts and just a short commute to Center City Philadelphia. This home is being sold as-is. Do not miss out on this opportunity!
Classic stone colonial set on two and a half bucolic acres, 1044 Stony Lane has been tastefully renovated and professionally decorated throughout using the finest materials and high end finishes creating a one of a kind masterpiece. The location, across from Philadelphia Country Club, overlooks acres of privacy while offering a convenient commute to the city or to many Main Line attractions. Beautiful kitchen with wood cabinetry, granite counters, large butcher block island, built in sub zero refigerator, wine refrigerator, double ovens, microwave oven, and 5 burner Thermador range. Large breakfast room/sitting room adjacent to the kitchen includes built in desk and bar area. The kitchen also overlooks a two story family room with fireplace and access to the slate terrace. Handsome paneled library/office with fireplace. Spacious formal dining room and large living room each boast a fireplace. Off the living room is a slate floored sunroom overlooking the grounds and pool. Second floor master suite with his and her baths, dressing area. Two additional bedrooms with on suite baths. Rear hallway has two more bedrooms, hall bath, laundry and back stair case. Finished basement with exercise area, second laundry, and large family room with fireplace.
Discover a newly renovated 6280 square foot Country Home with all the special features you have been waiting for! This open Concept floor plan was crafted & designed by Rock Creek Investments and F.L.Bissinger Architects. It is located on a beautifully landscaped acre in the estate section of Gladwyne, featuring many specimen plantings. A lighted circular driveway and a three car attached garage provide plenty of parking for you and your guests. Walk into the sunny 2-story foyer and this home opens up before you. See the bright Kitchen, with its customized wood inset cabinets, top of the line appliances (Thermador & Sharp) beautiful marble and granite countertops and backsplashes. A marble island comfortably seats 4 so family and guests can easily gather at mealtime. The Dining area and Great room, featuring a masonry wood burning fireplace, complement this wonderfully large open space that looks out to a spacious yet private open back yard with a covered Porch Veranda for dining alfresco! The appointed Formal Dining room, showcasing another masonry fireplace, provides an intimate private setting for special occasions. As you walk up the oak & wrought iron staircase, you will find a luxurious Master bedroom suite comprised of a spacious bedroom with a large marble bathroom and grand customized walk-in closet. There are 3 additional bedrooms with 2 fully renovated bath plus laundry facilities that complete the upstairs. A choice of a private office or in-law/nanny suite with full bath and powder room are located on a lower level. An additional assortment of architecturally appointed details, such as the arched clerestory foyer window, sliding pocket doors, solid wooden doors, detailed millwork, designer hardware, antique chandelier and numerous low-voltage, recessed lighting fixtures throughout the house add to creating a very special and unique interior. The low-maintenance exterior features a State of the Art security system, extensive outdoor lighting, all new "Simonton" insulated windows, a brand new architectural shingled roof with matching gutters and downspouts. As a result of the high efficiency 5-zoned gas hot water heating system with 2 gas hot water heaters, plus a new central air conditioning system and over 80 new LED ceiling lights, the utility bills should show a meaningful reduction in energy costs. An added bonus is a built-in whole house generator so you are never out of electric, even when you are away You will note the house was designed with many windows to optimize the views & sunlight. This is a better than new construction value and has even lower taxes! A pool can be located in the level rear yard. So, don't miss this truly special home!!
For the Family at the Pinnacle of Success~ Fenimore, one of the last of the great Main Line estates, has been converted to the lifestyle of today. Set on 5.89 acres with additional surrounding conserved ground, this magnificent stone house has a Ludowici tile roof. There is a separate six-car garage with an apartment, a pool and numerous stone walks and terraces. The plantings are in a wonderful mature state. The interior, with 6 bedrooms, 7 baths (two in the master suite) and 2 powder rooms has been imaginatively updated to include every expected modern amenity. This remodeling was sensitively carried out to complement the elegant original details of the house. This is an indoor-outdoor house with French doors throughout. It lends itself to intimate family activity as well as gracious large-scale entertaining. Monogram the towels and move in!
Westbourne Woods - A unique, custom build, combining everything on the "must have" list of the most discerning buyer: premier address; sold exterior construction, interior finishes evidencing the finest of craftsmanship; generous square footage; unique spaces for both living and playing and acres of expertly manicured lawn. This is the home which all the superlatives really do apply. Westbourne Woods is the product of a marriage between the Main Line's premier architect and most acclaimed high end builder. Just 14 years ago, F.L. Bissinger summoned one of his unique, Artisan Revival Style designs to E.B. Mahoney, whose name is synonymous with the highest in quality building standards. The resulting, expertly Colonial residence consists of three finished levels, positioned on 8 acres, with an additional adjoining lot of more than 6.5 acres available for purchase. Inside are 6-7 Bedrooms, 7 full baths and 4 half Baths, five fireplaces, an in-home theatre, wine cellar, indoor swimming pool, baseball batting cage, gym quarters and a 4 car Garage. Energy is partially supplied by solar panels. Twenty minutes from CC Philadelphia and a short drive from the links of the famed Philadelphia Country Club, drive through the gates of 1520 Monk Rd. Descend the driveway lined with stone walls which are finished with bricked lattice. Cross the cobblestones and enter the massive aged wood double door into a stone floored Foyer. Step down into the formal Living Room featuring floor to ceiling windows, exceptional quatrefoil plaster work ceiling and hand hewed plank hardwood floors. Pivoting between contemporary and traditional, this formal space is designed with multiple seating areas for small or intimate gatherings. Dramatic volume ceiling bar room with outside entrance is highlighted by an exposed stone wall with incorporated candle ledges for twilight entertaining. Steps away is a Library w/fireplace,Family Room w/fp, formal Dining room with hand painted ceiling. An expansive Kitchen w/solarium styled Breakfast Area w three sides of glass, encouraging views of gardens & wooded acres. Ascent the main staircase to a Master Suite w/two Sitting Rooms/private offices and separate "his"and "hers" closets. Master Bath highlighted by stone soaking tub. The walk-out LL offers everything needed for recreation for all ages, theatre, wine celler, lap swimming pool, gym & baseball batting cages.
Magnificent 1.74 acre parcel with views of Philadelphia Country Club in award winning Lower Merion School District. Gourmet Open Kitchen and Family Room make it the perfect home for entertaining. Or Choose your own Builder and Design your Dream Home. Lot offered Separately as Well. Interior Photos are architectural renderings only