Sold on 2/22/2018
  • 5 Beds
  • 3/1 Baths
  • 4463 sqft
  • Single Family | Detached
  • Closed

Property Description for 1624 W MONTGOMERY AVE, VILLANOVA PA 19085

A delightful rear yard with sparkling pool enhances this 5 BD, 3/1 BA traditional home which was designed by noted Main Line architect, Walter Durham. Set far back from the road and screened by gorgeous specimen plantings for privacy, this home offers classic, old world construction and charm yet features new world amenities. Embraced by estate-style fencing, the rear yard offers ample room for recreation and the front yard is pre-wired for an electric gate. A long driveway with Belgian block leads to an attached 2-car garage plus a gracious parking courtyard with loads of parking space. Guests are greeted by an an original wrought iron gate, new masonry walls, statuary, specimen plantings, landscape lighting, & custom wrought iron railings. The new front door opens to a serene Entrance Hall & expansive Great Room. Large windows are clad in plantation shutters, & the area over the fireplace is wired for a TV. The Dining Room offers scenic garden views thru large windows. Sliders to the rear patio create great flow for entertaining. The gourmet Kitchen has been completely renovated w/new cabinets, flooring, island, granite counters, SubZero, 6-burner gas cooktop, double ovens, 2 dishwasher drawers, plus a beverage refrigerator. The sunny Breakfast Area also opens to the patio. Just a few steps down from the Kitchen is a Family Rm with radiant heat flooring, large windows, & Powder Room. Bedrooms were combined on the 2nd floor to create an expansive Master BD Suite with TWO walk-in closets. The luxurious Master BA has a double shower & 2 sinks, spa tub & Toto WashJet. 3 more BD, closets, & 2 more renovated baths complete the 2nd & 3rd fl. The top floor has a window, skylights, & flexible space for a 5th BD, au pair, office, exercise, game rm, or media rm. Short staircases between levels provide convenient access when needed, yet offer privacy between rooms as well. Other upgrades incl. fresh paint, refinished wood floors, energy efficient lighting, ceiling fans, storm water management, new gutters/downspouts, and a multi-room built-in sound system. This 4,463 s.f. home is located in sought-after Lower Merion school district near universities, Ashbridge Park, & Stoneleigh, a new National Lands Trust garden. Only 5 minutes to train stations and easy access to the Blue Route, Schuylkill Expressway, Center City, hospitals, corporate centers, Airport, train, plus shops, restaurants, and movies in the charming villages of Wayne & Bryn Mawr.

  • Property Class: Residential
  • Listing Status: Closed
  • State: PA
  • Zip: 19085
  • Township: L Merion Twp
  • Area: L Merion Twp
  • Class: Single Family
  • Property Subtype: Detached
  • Approx Lot Size: 0.680
  • Stories: 3
  • Fireplaces: Yes
  • Beds: 5
  • Baths Total: 4
  • Baths (F/H): 3/1
  • Living Area (SqFt): 4463 sqft
  • Lot Sq Ft Apx: 29800.00
  • Year Built: 1959
  • Listing#: 6950120
  • School District: L Merion
  • Tax Year: 2018
  • Close Date: 4/6/2018
  • List Date: 3/24/2017
  • Last updated on: 7/18/2018

Property Features for 1624 W MONTGOMERY AVE, VILLANOVA PA 19085

  • Appliances: Kitisland, Kitcooktop, Oven-Double, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Built In Microwave
  • Design: 3+Story
  • Property Age: 59
  • Fireplace Features: Lr/Grfirep
  • Heating: Gas
  • Interior Features: Ceilngfan(S), Cabletvwired
  • Main Entrance: Center Hall
  • Pool Type: Ingroundpool
  • Sewer Septic: Onsiteseptic
  • Water: Public
  • Basement Type: None
  • Cooling: Central A/C
  • Exterior: Stucco
  • Fireplace: Onefp
  • Garage Spaces: 2-Cargarage
  • Handicap: None
  • Laundry Type: Lowflrlndry
  • Main Bedroom: Whrlpool-Mbr, Fullbath-Mbr
  • Porch Deck: Patio
  • Cooking Fuel: Gascooking
  • Dining Kitchen: Eatinkitchen
  • Exterior Features: Fencing, Exteriorlght
  • Floor: Wood, Tile/Brick
  • Garage Type: Attached, Insideaccess, Gardooropner
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas
  • Lot Description: Levellot, Openlot
  • Parking: 3+Carparking
  • Roof: Pitchedroof
  • Styles: Colonial, French
  • Adult 55+ / 62+: False

Additional Information for 1624 W MONTGOMERY AVE, VILLANOVA PA 19085

  • County: Montgomery-Pa
  • School District: L Merion
  • Elementary School: Gladwyne
  • Middle School: Welsh Vlly
  • High School: Harriton
  • Condo Association: False
  • HOA: False
  • Basement: False
  • Central Air: True
  • Farm: False
  • Fireplace: Onefp
  • Interior Square Feet Source: A
  • Lot Dimensions: 110
  • New Construction: False
  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Rooms: 9
  • Swimming Pool: Yes
  • Tax Year: 2018
  • Total Assessment: 436200.00
  • Total Taxes: $15,752
  • Water Front: False
  • Bedroom Master1 Level: Upper 1
  • Dining Room: True
  • Dining Room Level: Main
  • Other Rm1 Name: 5TH BD
  • Other Rm1 Level: Upper 1
  • Bedroom Second1 Level: Upper 1
  • Family Room: True
  • Family Room Level: Lower 1
  • Other Rm2 Name: Breakfst
  • Other Rm2 Level: Main
  • Upper Floor1 Baths: 3
  • Bedroom Third1 Level: Upper 1
  • Kitchen1 Level: Main
  • Bedroom Fourth1 Level: Upper 1
  • Living Room Level: Main
  • Listing Area: L Merion TWP
  • Subdivision: None Available
  • Listing ID: 6950120
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