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Welcome home to this recently updated 4 bedroom/2 full bathroom twin with a driveway AND garage in Chestnut Hill, walking distance to The Avenue's shops and restaurants. First floor boasts an open floor plan with new flooring. Exposed brick alcove with shelving offers a nice accent between the living room and dining room. Updated kitchen with plenty of cabinet and counter space and a large pantry. Rear of the first floor also offers a full bathroom and access to the driveway and backyard. Second floor has an extra large bathroom with claw foot soaking tub and extra large shower, as ell as two large bedrooms. Front bedroom features a wall of closet space and was used as the master. Third floor offers two additional spacious bedrooms. Basement offers plenty of storage space, washer and dryer. Property had two zones for heating and air conditioning. Long driveway with plenty of off-street parking and patio and yard area, perfect to enjoy the Spring weather and host a BBQ! Come make this your home today.
"Hollowood," a miniature estate in Chestnut Hill, is a picture from a storybook. Wonderful collection of three lovingly restored 19th century out-buildings nestled on a breathtaking 3 acre hillside riven by a whispering brook. Enchanting gardens with a delightful combination of manicure and naturalism provide an incredible setting for open-air entertaining. Main residence is a carefully restored carriage house with custom woodwork crafted to match the period of the original details. Total square footage of main residence is 2,538 sq. ft. Main level features a large living space with fireplace, balcony, exposed beams, and wide plank floors, as well as library, dining room with exquisite built-ins, kitchen, and powder room.~The upper level offers the master suite with 2 Juliet balconies overlooking the gardens, 2 full baths and an additional versatile living space. The lower level bedroom has an en suite bath and glass doors leading to a stone terrace and fountain.~Spacious second residence, featuring library with skylights, kitchenette, bedroom and 1~ baths, offers space for guests or opportunity for passive income. Total square footage of the second house is 2,070 sq. ft.Greenhouse studio with reflecting pond & wood stove is perfect for an afternoon retreat or warming up between sledding runs. Eleven flagstone and brick terraces dotting the landscape provide ideal lookout points from which to enjoy the magic of "Hollowood." This peaceful retreat is within walking distance to the village of Chestnut Hill and offers quick and easy access Center City Philadelphia and New York via rail.
Amazing Value in the heart of Chestnut Hill! Incredible Stone Twin! Work was hand done meticulously by a former owner. The level of quality really must be seen to be appreciated fully. Beautiful hardwood floors thruout the entire house have incredible inlay detail around the perimeter. It~s just amazing. The living room has incredible light and an amazing fireplace with an built in wood stove. The kitchen features soap-stone counters, a new refrigerator, and a built in farmers sink. Also on the first floor is a formal dining room which leads to a back deck overlooking the yard. There is also a powder room on this floor. The 2nd floor features 2 bedrooms, along with a large dressing room off the master. Master bath has tumbled marble tile thruout with an impressive open shower. The 3rd floor has 3 additional bedrooms and a classic victorian style bathroom. The basement is partially finished and includes a great mud room/storage area leading to the yard. Close to everything Chestnut Hill, steps from the Chestnut Hill East station, Germantown Ave shopping and restaurants are just blocks away. Truly a spectacular home.
This gorgeous, elegant 1938 stone Colonial Revival is a home to fall in love with! Beautifully decorated in luxe textures and bathed in lovely natural light, it offers all the space and amenities you want but in a manageable size. Designed by noted architects, Tilden & Pepper, it has many distinctive period details including random-width, pegged oak floors, deep window sills, arched doorways, a slate roof, and beautiful stonework. The current owners have made significant improvements while respecting the home's architectural integrity. The updated kitchen has a Viking stove and other stainless steel appliances, soapstone counters, a center island, large pantry, and a slate floor. The beautiful master suite has a dressing room and a renovated bath with custom vanity and stall shower with penny tile. Enter via a lovely reception room with slate floor. Also on this level are a large family room (great for entertaining), a powder room, laundry, exercise/storage room, and utility room. On the main level are a gorgeous living room, wood-paneled den, and formal dining room, all with wood-burning fireplaces, a powder room, kitchen, and butler's pantry. Down the hall from the kitchen is the original servant's wing with 3 rooms and a full bath, offering many options: office space, a guest or au pair suite. The dining room is pure French romance, with Zuber scenic wallpaper and wall panels hand-painted by a local artist. On the upper floor are all four main bedrooms and three full baths. The grounds are stunning, with many specimen trees, hydrangeas and perennials, and a circular driveway leading through an archway to a courtyard and 3-car garage. The location is so convenient, steps from the Cricket Club, SCH Academy, and the Wissahickon Park, and a 10-minute walk to the train to Center City.
An amazing opportunity awaits in Chestnut Hill! This twin home is in a fabulous location in a quiet neighborhood and within walking distance to the train station. Sited on a flat lot with plenty of fenced-in yard space, this home has tons of character and is waiting for the right owner to put some TLC in to make it a modern beauty! Standout feautres include a large living and kitchen area, 2 fireplaces, a charming front porch which wraps around the side, plus the perfect yard for outdoor entertaining. Ideal location near the restaurants and shops that Chestnut Hill is so well known for. Property is being sold as-is, but buyers are welcome to inspections for informational purposes.
Welcome to "Greystock Lodge," an architecturally significant circa 1908 Tudor home set back on one of the most desirable and private streets in Chestnut Hill. This exceptional home has been lovingly updated by the current owners, while still highlighting the gorgeous original details such as hand carved millwork, pocket doors, picture rails, deep windowsills and leaded glass windows. A long, covered walkway leads to the main foyer entrance hall with beamed ceiling, gorgeous original paneling, french doors to the terrace and the main gracious staircase with original carvings. To the right is the formal living room with gas stove, doors to the terrace and inviting window-seats framing views of the grounds. To the left is the dining room with fireplace, and sunlit renovated gourmet kitchen with leather-finish marble countertops, brushed metal subway tile backsplash, custom cabinetry, large center island with special "The Galley" sink, ample pantry space, breakfast area with banquet seating and skylights, rear staircase, and downstairs half bath. A gorgeous butler's pantry is next to the kitchen, with an additional dishwasher, ice drawer and ice maker, glass-doored cabinets and built-in bentwood sink. Step down to the expansive great room, with vaulted, beamed ceiling, huge windows, and built-in bookcases flanking the fireplace. Underneath the main staircase is the temperature-controlled wine storage display, which adjoins a tucked away, private office with fireplace. The second floor master suite offers great light and views across the valley, with a huge master bath with soaking tub, walk-in steam shower, custom cabinetry, and doors to the bespoke, dual walk-in closets. A full hall bath with clawfoot tub, laundry room, sitting room with balcony and an additional bedroom suite with full bath and fireplace can be found on the second floor. The third floor features the beautiful screen panel from the 3-story organ that once lived at Greystock. Several hall closets and a massive cedar closet provide ample storage space. Two large bedrooms, one with lofted area, a full hall bath and sitting room complete this upper floor. A built-in BBQ grill with outdoor sink set into one of the multiple bluestone terraces provides a perfect space for warm weather entertaining. A garden shed offers extra storage space and there is also a 2-car garage. Conveniently located close to the shops and dining of Chestnut Hill, and just a few blocks from two train stations, making for an easy commute to Center City. Don't miss this absolute gem!
Charming and enchanting, this beautifully renovated and updated 19th Century Chestnut Hill farmhouse will captivate you from the moment you walk in. Deep window sills and window seats, gorgeous hardwood and pine floors throughout, generous room sizes, high ceilings and custom moldings are just some of the timeless features of this meticulously maintained home. Thoughtfully and carefully renovated in recent years, this is a fabulous home for both formal and informal entertaining yet with everyday living in mind. The main floor features a large living room highlighted by a gas fireplace, cozy library with built-ins and a family room with wet bar. The eat-in kitchen offers granite counters, subway tile backsplash, ceramic tile flooring, and Bosch and JennAir stainless appliances. The handsome dining room includes a gas fireplace, built-ins and two sets of doors that open to a delightful sun porch overlooking a serene rear yard enhanced by a flagstone patio, specimen plantings and a small pond. Bright and airy with windows that bring the outside in, the inviting master suite overlooks the majestic rear yard and offers a tray ceiling with recessed lighting, an updated limestone bath and both a walk-in and a double closet. Three additional bedrooms, one with ensuite bath, and another full bath round out the upper levels of this home. Additional assets include central air, neutral decor, updated baths, recessed and custom lighting, Buderus heater new in 2010, custom window treatments, mudroom, security system, waterproofed basement, generous storage and closet space and a rear shed. Located on a very desirable Chestnut Hill street within easy walking distance of the Wissahickon trails, Shoppes of Chestnut Hill, dining and public transportation, this special home awaits the most discriminating buyer.
Welcome home to 9506 Wheelpump Lane. This classic brick cape cod is the perfect home for everyone, with a first floor master suite and guest bedroom plus full bathroom on the first floor and the perfect layout for entertaining. The minute you walk in the door you feel right at home. The kitchen features an island with room for stools, 48" GE Monogram Gas Range with Double oven, DCS Convection Wall Oven, large Sub-Zero side by side refrigerator. Sit in the sun filled breakfast room and watch the birds out your window while enjoying the wood burning fireplace. There's so much to love here on Wheelpump Lane. With 2-stories and 4166 sq. ft, there's enough space for in-laws and guests. 9506 Wheelpump is located on a flat 1/3 acre bordering Morris Arboretum on a quiet street in one of Chestnut Hill's most coveted and private neighborhoods. The many upgrades and amenities include an elegant master suite with custom walk-in closet and a lavish Alaskan-onyx bath with mosaic tile, large shower with frameless doors and a Restoration Hardware vanity with double sinks. The second floor bath has a jetted tub and honed travertine tiles. Systems were updated including a brand new Carrier furnace with central A/C, pex plumbing & upgraded electric with new panel and basement is fully water-proofed with a new BQ Basement system. Owners completely replaced the septic system. Newer windows, interior doors, gutters, exterior trim and shutters, and brand new garage doors. Plenty of closets and storage. The flat lot has several rare plantings and offers a true nature lover's oasis in Philadelphia. Enjoy your own secret garden with bordering the arboretum - 92 acres of lush and colorful gardens earned Morris recognition as the #1 Most Stunning University Garden and Arboretum! Close to trains, restaurants, shopping, museum, the Wissahickon, parks and this home also has easy access to major highways.
Beautifully upgraded and lovingly maintained brick colonial in sought after Chestnut Hill. Features include a fabulous new kitchen with Quartzite countertops, Marmoleum tile floor (a "green product"), all stainless steel appliances, a sizable center island. The kitchen is open to an elegant dining room with wainscoting, and sliding doors to the back patio and large yard. The living room has large windows and a wood fireplace. You'll also find gleaming hardwood floors throughout the home. Upstairs, there are 4 spacious bedrooms, the Master bedroom has its very own newly renovated bathroom. All rooms are sunny and have great closet space. There is an attached garage with access to a welcoming "mud room", with a ton of space for your shoes, coats, and things like a stroller or walking accessories for your dog. The basement is huge and offers exceptional storage space or the possibility for finishing it . Let's talk about location, location, location! The R7 train stop to Center City is just a block away, and you're only a short walk from the shops and restaurants on Germantown Ave. We can't wait to show you this rare find at a reasonable price in popular Chestnut Hill!
Spectacular new construction in desirable location in Chestnut Hill. Thoughtfully designed and nestled among stately homes these exceptional houses are built by premier builder of Philadelphia Magazine's Design Home 2014. Fabulous living floor with soaring ceilings. Spacious living room with fireplace and coffered ceiling with gorgeous French doors leading out to a front porch reminiscent of old Chestnut Hill. Center formal dining room great for entertaining and holidays. Huge Chef's Eat-in Kitchen with 10 foot island for casual dining. Sub-Zero/Wolf appliances, custom cabinetry, pantry and built-in desk area. Access to rear mud room with custom built-ins and bench area plus convenient powder room. Ascend to the master floor oasis encompassing the entire second floor. Spacious 22 x 15 Master Bedroom with step out balcony. Runway-style hallway leads to dual walk-in closets with custom built-ins opening to huge spa-like master bathroom with over sized step-in shower with bench, custom dual vanities and sauna. Access to sitting room or home office with step-out balcony and connecting powder room complete this floor. Third floor features lovely guest suite with en-suite bathroom. Two additional bedrooms with shared bathroom plus laundry room. Spacious finished lower level with media room/play room/home gym/home office plus 5th bedroom and full bathroom for au-pair/in-law quarters/guest quarters. Hallway leads to optional wine cellar with original exposed stone walls. Enclosed rear yard is great for dog lovers. 2 car rear garage with fabulous roof top deck with pergola. Located in the heart of Chestnut Hill, these detached homes are just a short stroll to the shops, cafes and restaurants on Germantown Avenue as well as just a block to the train. 25 minutes to Center City, easy access to the suburbs, transportation, major highways and Fairmount Park. 10 year property tax abatement. Truly exceptional homes in a lovely enclave of this charming and historic section of Philadelphia. Only one house left!
Introducing 2 East - A truly exceptional restoration of an historic Mid-19th century renowned Chestnut Hill building into 2 unique residences brought to you by premier builder of Philadelphia Magazine Design Home. With all of the original historic details and integrity of this classic stone structure including soaring ceilings, exposed stone work and beams, original word work coupled with redesigned floor plans with all of the modern luxurious features for today's living make these truly special residences. This totally fabulous 3 BR/3.5 BA residence features an open-concept living area with chef's eat-in kitchen with Sub-Zero /Wolf appliances, custom cabinetry and mitered edge calcutta quartz counter tops including large island perfect for daily dining and entertaining. Lovely dining area plus family room perfect for today's living. Spacious formal living room with soaring ceilings. Hall powder room plus study with access to the most fabulous 500 square foot roof top deck with built-in planters and optional outdoor kitchen perfect for entertaining. Upstairs features luxurious master suite with spacious BR, walk-in closet with custom built-in systems. Lux spa-like Master Bathroom with custom double vanity, step-in steam shower plus soaking tub and separate water closet. 2 additional guest suites plus laundry room complete this floor. Additional lower level room with separate entrance adds approximately 300 sq ft of either living space home office/home gym or great for storage. Detached garage with optional car lift plus great enclosed grassy yard perfect for dog lovers. All new energy efficient systems including many green features including tank less hot water heater, soy based spray foam insulation. 10 year property tax abatement. Premier top of the hill location just a short stroll to train as well as all of the shops, restaurants and markets that this charming historic section of Philadelphia offers.
This is your chance to own a home in Chestnut Hill across from Pastorious Park! It is one block from The Avenue and close walking distance to the trains. You will have a garage and your very own parking spot in front of your home!!! Summer concerts can be enjoyed from your front deck and from your enclosed front porch. The first floor is perfect for entertaining--it has 9 Ft ceilings, original hardwood floors, fresh paint, newer kitchen, half bath, and a family room with laundry. The second floor has a master bedroom with sitting area , 2 additional bedrooms and a full bath. In addition, the back courtyard offers more private entertaining space with a separate entrance from Abinton Avenue. This house cannot be missed--!!
Don't miss you chance to view the beautiful condo in Chesnut Hill! Property has been updated throughout, featuring a new kitchen, central air/heat, updated floors, new bathrooms, and fresh paint! Walk inside the front doors to be greeted by a beautiful, warm living area with an offset half bath near the doorway. The dining area is of ample space, and the remodeled kitchen great for entertaining guests. Walk upstairs and you have two well sized bedrooms, suitable for guests or little ones. Both bedrooms have access to a large full bathroom. Head upstairs to the 3rd floor, and be taken back by a gigantic master suit featuring tall ceilings, an office area, and a full sized freshly remodeled bathroom. This is one of the nicest, and largest units in the complex. If you want to live in one of the most desirable areas of Philadelphia, at an affordable price, you must not let this opportunity pass you up.
Looking for a private get-away within the city of Philadelphia? Check out the 3-D Tour above! The location of this property can't be beat. Tucked away at the end of a private lane in Chestnut Hill on the banks of Wissahickon Creek and adjacent to the Morris Arboretum. This home is the perfect "get away" from the hustle of the city with all the benefits of being close to it all. This custom built 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath home has been meticulously maintained and upgraded. The kitchen features granite countertops, cherry wood cabinets and stainless steel appliances including Viking stove, SubZero fridge, double wall oven and wine/beer fridge. The first floor features a large living room with fireplace, den/library with a fireplace, as well as a large dining room with a beautiful chandler. The second floor features a large master bedroom with fireplace, master bath with separate soaking tub and an attached dressing room. There are three other bedrooms and two full bathrooms on the second floor. All bathrooms have been nicely upgraded. Dine outside on your large awning covered patio, relax in or by your heated in-ground pool, or stroll the grounds and enjoy the wildlife around you and in the creek at the end of the property. The second house on the property is the "pool house", fully equipped with shower, dressing room and bathroom. Cooper roof, updated mechanicals. Walking distance to Chestnut Hill College, Wissahickon Park and Forbidden Drive.
Lower Price in Higher Neighborhood! Bring All Offers for This Brand-New Rehab! Absolutely Sweet Chestnut Hill New Rehab Home featuring 3 Bedrooms, 1-Bath, Separate Living and Dining Rooms, Front Porch, and Finished Basement. Perfect, Impeccable Rehab includes Newly Refinished Hardwood Floors and Stairs, New Windows, New Roof, New Kitchen Appliances, New Granite Countertops, New Hot Water Heater, New Bedroom Doors, Newly Reglazed Bathtub, and New Paint Throughout. See uploaded Seller-Paid Inspection Report with items Done/Replaced. Finished Basement with washer/dryer gives even more living and storage space. Located within walking distance to all the shops on Germantown Avenue. Walkscore is "Very Walkable. Most errands can be accomplished on foot." Street parking is relatively easy. Enjoy gracious living within and great space outdoors, for either quiet personal time or for fun entertaining. Come see and you will want to call this place "Home".
Welcome home to this exceptional house in desirable top of the hill location. This thoughtfully-designed new construction house built by premier local builder, Main Street Development, features a floor plan for today's living with architectural details and design of Chestnut Hill's stately older homes. Enter into a gracious marble foyer. Step up to a grand living room with custom coffered ceiling, gas fireplace and walls of windows affording incredible natural light. Open-concept dining room plus Chef's Eat-in Kitchen with custom cabinetry, large island great for entertaining or daily dining, Sub-Zero/Wolf appliances. Gracious hallway with rear yard access plus formal powder room complete this floor. Upstairs features 4 bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms. Enter into the large master suite with spacious Master BR with open sitting area that would make for a great home office with step-out balcony. Fabulous spa-like marble master bathroom with step-in shower, custom double vanity, separate water closet and soaking tub. Large walk-in closet with custom built-ins.Large corner guest suite with fabulous en-suite bathroom. 2 additional large guest rooms plus hall bathroom plus convenient laundry room. Finished lower level with large media room/home gym/play room/home office could be designed to create a 5th BR plus entertaining room full bathroom and second laundry room would make for great au pair/in law/guest quarters. mud room with custom built-in bench and cubbies. Access to 2 car garage and heated driveway. Incredible location walk able to all that Chestnut Hill has to offer plus several trains stations. Easy access to Center City, suburbs and major highways. 10 year tax abatement. Truly exceptional home brought to you by former Philadelphia Magazine Design Home Builder. Interior photos of a similar house by the same builder.
We are excited to present this handsome custom residence, situated on just under half an acre on a quiet street in a favorite Chestnut Hill location. A short walk to Germantown Avenue shopping, restaurants, train, and the coveted Wissahickon trails. Blake Development is committed to the highest quality standard features including exterior blend of Board and Batten, John Hardie board siding, Wissahickon schist stone accents and a hand split cedar shake roof. Hardwood floors, 9 ft ceilings, custom millwork and cabinetry. Enter a gracious center hallway, the first floor offers great room, formal dining room, and study. Gourmet kitchen outfitted with SubZero and Wolf appliances, marble countertops, breakfast area, and mudroom . Second floor is a generous floorplan including a master bedroom suite, three additional bedrooms with en suite baths, laundry room and plenty of closet space. Beautifully finished lower level outfitted spaces for exercise, media, game room, wine cellar and full bath. Walk-out to rear yard. Two car garage, ten year real estate tax abatement. This house is a gem! The finest new construction you have come to expect from one of Philadelphia's premier custom builders. Note:photos represent prior projects. Floorplans in document section
One West Quick Delivery. Unit 4C is a lovely 1 bedroom, 2 bath condo with study and 1 car parking. The gourmet kitchen is open to the living room and dining area complete with wet bar. Spacious master suite features a large walk-in closet and master bath with separate tub and shower. A private study with a full bath completes this bright unit. One of Philadelphia's most desirable neighborhoods, Chestnut Hill is known for its rich history, unique architecture, impressive parklands, and lively commercial district. With an address that is central to this urban village, One West offers a location that is singularly Chestnut Hill. Just 30 minutes to Center City Philadelphia via regional rail, Chestnut Hill is the perfect example of a transit-oriented development.
It's Your Lucky Day! Back On Market!A brisk Winter Morning finds you walking to "The Hill" for those uber good Cinnamon rolls from The Night Gallery, and to pick up the just published Train Schedules from the "Oh-So-Convenient" Chestnut Hill East and West Stations! You just love leaving your car parked in the Oversize 1-Car Garage or Private Driveway. Standing in front of your Recently-Purchased Resplendent Remodeled Colonial, you cannot believe how lucky you were to find this Heavenly "Hill" Home! At the corner, cement stanchions distinguish this Plush, Private .25 Acre as part of the Historic Levick Estate! Amid Tall Trees and Freshly-Landscaped Beds, the All-New Exterior actually glistens in the morning sun--Roof, Patio, Porch, Insulated Garage Door,Stucco, Electric Service, plus All New Windows too! Your Daughter's Cruze is sitting in the Recently-Repaved Driveway. She's home a lot more often since you moved so close to Springside! Opening the New Decorator Doorway, Sunshine is Streaming into the Light and Lovely Living Room and reflecting off the Heavenly Hardwood Floors--just refinished! A fire has been set in the Wonderful Wood-Burning Fireplace, and the table has been set in the Delightful Dining Room.Super New Sliders allow you to "Dine with Nature"!! Awesome aromas drift from the Cozy Country Kitchen. An early Brunch has been planned. After All, we need to get ready for the Eagles Pre-Game Show, and the Tailgate Party you will be having in the Big, Beautiful Backyard. Royal promised to deliver and install the Pool Table by 2 today. Now that you have that Big, Wide-Open Basement, with Waterproofing System, and Just-Painted Floor, at least you can get some games of Eight-Ball in this Winter, while taking a break from the Drywall Project! Your Better Half is already planning 2 more bedrooms for that Fabulous, Floored Walk-Up Attic! With Four(4) Fabulous Bedrooms all ready, the "Attic" Project Can wait till Spring! Master Suite has a Private Bath with New Shower and plenty of Closet Space. The Guest Room connects to a 20-Ft Bonus Room--could be Sitting Room or Ideal In-Home Office! Yes, Fall, Winter, Summer or Spring, this Cozy Chestnut Hill Home has everything!!
We proudly offer this Chestnut Hill Estate (Double Lot), so rich in Philadelphia history. As you approach, you first appreciate its beautiful detailed craftsmans stonework, serene setting and gracious appeal. Enter the front door, you are drawn to a turned staircase and private office donned with rich teak wood, cathedral ceiling and a woodburning fireplace. Continue to even more grandeur as you step down to a formal living room with parquet floors and four French Doors spilling out to the Flagstone Terrace overlooking the Wissahickon Trails. An exquisite setting for formal entertaining with a magnificent full wall fireplace! Additional features include an ~En Suite~, a spacious kitchen and a large family room with yet a 3rd fireplace! Lends to updating, but features many timeless details like marble windowsills, marble bathrooms with double vanities, multi Zoned A/C , slate roof, circular driveway and detached garage with second floor on adjoining lot. Total lot (8919-8921 Crefeld) just under 1 acre. Commutability and walkability is like no other!! Not one, but two Regional Rail lines within blocks, this is an easy and convenient transport to Center City. Biking, Hiking and trails of Fairmount Park within sight, and quaint Chestnut Hill eateries, theater, library, and brewery at your fingertips! All showings through Listing agent; allow 24 hours for showings Recent appraisal shows sq footage to be less than city records.
Enjoy this location nestled on a quiet street in desirable Chestnut Hill. This home has abundant space throughout with room to expand. The generous lot size is almost one acre, with lovely well-maintained trees and shrubbery. From the entry foyer throughout is a feeling of openness with a large well-appointed kitchen and dining room to the warm fireplace graced living room which opens to a high ceiling entertainment room with skylights and windows of morning sunlight. Admire the expanse of shiny wood flooring throughout this home. There is an ample size bedroom and updated full bath completing the first floor. The full basement(Traverine flooring) has been tastefully finished with a TV/theater area for hanging out.(sump pump & Radon System & Lochinvar Boiler) The upper floor has three more spacious bedrooms with two more beautifully updated bathrooms.Master has cathedral ceilings. Nearness to the shops of Chestnut Hill and the park setting of Wissahickon add great value to this home.
Motivated Seller. House in need of some work but priced appropriately to reflect the work needed. Structural repairs have been completed. This Great Chestnut Hill location is walkable to all of your favorite spots. Just steps off of Germantown Ave. yet tucked away in its very own private and tranquil setting on 1/3 acre surrounded by trees. Property in need of some TLC but the price for this location, space and layout is still phenomenal. This 2-story single, Center Hall Colonial with garage, has a very pleasant floor plan and generously sized rooms. Enter the first-floor foyer where you will have your living room to your right and your dining room to the left. Along the entire back of the home, facing your beautiful large yard, sits your open concept for the kitchen and living room with easy access to your patio and yard. Plenty of windows allow loads of natural light into this space. Ample cabinets and countertop space with room for expansion and room for a kitchen table. This floor is complete with 2 generous pantry closets and a laundry / mud room with half bath. The second level of this home offers 3 large bedrooms and a cute library / reading nook with a window seat. The master bedroom suite has a large walk-in closet and bright bathroom. Plenty of closet space for storage on both living levels of this home and dual zoned HVAC. This home is a clean canvas just waiting for your love and personal touches to make it your Home. It is a rare opportunity in Chestnut Hill to have a Single home in this price range. Pull down attic steps for additional storage. Don't wait! Set up your appointment today. Engineering Report states:There was loose and degradable fill material that has consolidated over time, causing settlement of the structure. The remedial measures arrested future settlements, they will not correct or reverse any settlements that have already occurred. In 2011 Grouting work was completed. In 2018 Advanced Geoservices Corp. evaluated the work from 2011 and observed that there has been no movement of the foundation wall since 2009. No further corrective actions are needed.
Blake Development, one of Philadelphia's premier custom builders is delighted to offer for sale an exciting new project in Chestnut Hill. A beautiful custom home on just under one acre, surrounded by 37 acres of green space recently preserved in perpetuity by The Natural Lands Trust, at the edge of Fairmount Park. The home is designed with a thoughtful open floor plan offering approximately 7100 square feet on two levels. Exterior materials include board and batten, Hardie plank, Wissahickon schist stone and cedar shake roof providing a traditional Pennsylvania farm house style, combined with a contemporary architectural design. Enter the very gracious foyer with breakfast room, spectacular kitchen and family room with stone fireplace to your left. Study, living room with fireplace, dining room and powder room to your right. The custom kitchen offers Wolf and SubZero appliances, large island and custom cabinetry. The mudroom features built-in cubbies, a large food pantry, and second powder room opening into the attached two car garage. Enjoy the fabulous park views from a covered, screened porch. Upstairs, a spacious master bedroom suite complete with large walk-in closet, master bath with soaking tub and shower. Designed for today's living in mind the three/four additional bedrooms, all with ensuite baths. Generous laundry room, ample storage and hardwood floors throughout. Large lower level, beautifully finished with high ceilings, game room, bar, home theatre, gym and wine cellar. Outside a woodland paradise with mature shrubbery, privacy wall and pool with flagstone surround and terraces. Truly a unique opportunity to enjoy one of the areas very best locations! Just steps away from a world class sports facility, hike or bike in the wilderness of the Wissahickon trails, all the time just a short walk to Chestnut Hill shopping, restaurants, schools and a short train ride to Center City. *10-year tax abatement on improvements.
Rarely offered 3 Bedroom, 3 Full and 1 Half Bath Townhome in the sought after community of Tavistock in Chestnut Hill. Lovely, Williamsburg style end unit in private location. Open Living Room with wood burning fireplace and Dining Area. Updated Kitchen and Powder Room. Hardwood floors throughout the first floor. French Doors open to rear Patio. Second floor includes 2 Bedrooms, each with its own full Bath, one with Laundry. Third floor features a large loft area, which could be used as a Master Bathroom, with updated Full Bath and walk-in Closet. Full, partially finished Basement offers lots of storage. New windows, HVAC unit, heat pump, and water heater. Parking spot in private lot. Close to train, restaurants and shops of Chestnut Hill. This home is a must see!
A Chestnut Hill gem; sized just right for everyone. Sited above the street, this beautiful 1920's stone single with professionally landscaped yard, two-car garage, ample first floor living space, seven bedrooms, and three full and one half baths offers the perfect floorplan for everyday living and formal entertaining. Enter the arched front door into a spacious foyer with coat closet and powder room. Straight ahead is the elegant dining room with french doors to a large flag stone terrace that runs almost the length of the house. To the right is the large kitchen with DACOR range, BOSCH dishwasher, and granite counter tops. Off the kitchen by the back door is the mud room with large pantry closet. The spacious two car garage is right off the kitchen door. To the left of the front door is the living room with custom mill work, built-in bookcases, beautiful wood burning fireplace, and plenty of windows. Beyond the living room is the charming sun room with stone floor, windows on three sides, and doors to the front and back of the house. Ascend the beautiful turned staircase to the light-filled second floor landing. There is also a back staircase from the kitchen. The large master bedroom has a walk-in closet and its own updated bath. There are three more bedrooms on the second floor and a hall bath with whirlpool tub and shower. One bedroom has french doors to a roof patio with a beautiful view of the back yard. The third floor has three more ample bedrooms and a hall bath with claw-foot tub. Whether you need more bedrooms, or home office, or workout space, or in-law suite, this house is just large enough. Walking distance to shopping and dining on Germantown Ave., two train stations, Morris Arboretum, Woodmere Art Museum, the Wissahickon Valley and the trails of Fairmount Park, and local schools; the property offers you the kind of privacy you want, in a neighborhood that's full of life. Don't miss this opportunity.