Nestled on a quiet street, this exquisite estate in Gladwyne by well-respected builder John Samar stands grandly amid lush landscaped grounds on a sprawling level lot with plenty of lawn for all to play. Experience the elegance of a finely-crafted, impeccably-maintained manor home that enjoys a prime location minutes from the highly-regarded Philadelphia Country Club & other amenities. A flagstone walkway winds to an elegant covered entrance. Greeting you inside is an impressive 2-story reception hall with Brazilian cherry floors throughout the main level, a turned staircase, walk in coat cupboard & Palladian window brightening the ambience. Double doors & tasteful moldings with fluted pillars frame the entrance to the wainscoted dining room with recessed lighting & remote dimming that enhances the viewing of artwork. The same type of gracious entryway leads into the formal living room with a gas fireplace, perfect for entertaining. The adjoining library offers walls of custom built-ins, white painted paneled detailing & a large window with scenic views. Glass-paneled doors open to the family room through a hallway with a coat closet & powder room. The open flow between the kitchen, breakfast room & family room keeps everyone connected & extends to the rear flagstone patio via glass-paneled doors. The sun-filled gourmet kitchen is a dream setting for the chef & family to gather with a huge center island, open breakfast room, workstation desk, Yorktowne cabinetry, granite countertops & top-name appliances. An equally stylish & functional wet bar/butler's pantry assures easy serving. The vaulted family room is lovely & light-bathed with massive windows overlooking greenery & a floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace. A tiled mudroom accesses a walk-in pantry, storage closet, powder room & 3-car attached garage. Main & rear stairs ascend to the 2nd story enriched by oak wood floors. Five spacious bedrooms, 3 with en-suite baths, one hall bath, laundry & stairs to attic. The private master retreat has a fireplace, enormous walk-in closet, sitting room & deluxe bath with dual vanities, Whirlpool tub & frameless glass shower. A day-lit walkout lower level with full-height ceilings presents a finished rec room, full bath and an unfinished area for storage/mechanicals. Central vacuum, a sophisticated alarm system, irrigation for the flower beds & front/rear fountains are added bonuses. Close to the heart of Gladwyne and Rtes. 76/476.