A home that wins your heart from the moment you lay eyes on it, this wonderful 3BR 2.5 bath Carriage House is as charming as they come. The location is sensational, on a quiet cul-de-sac in prime Villanova near top-rated Lower Merion schools. The curb appeal is like a storybook, with pristine, lush landscaped grounds (.84 sprawling level acres), tall stately trees & new outdoor lighting. A wide magical tree-lined drive leads to the enchanting, freshly-painted residence graced by a covered entry, window shutters & dormers, a new asphalt roof as well as the barn-style detached oversized garage. The home boasts 2 stories of impeccably renovated living space exuding the perfect balance of rustic tradition & modern luxury. Exquisite woodwork, refinished wood floors, wood beamed ceilings, tasteful wainscoting, moldings & built-ins, a brick fireplace, brick floors & other distinctive architectural elements create incomparable character. Upgrades abound with custom closets, lighting, carpeting, window treatments, new AC & security systems, hot water heater & above-ground oil tank among them. Light-filled rooms, open doorways & an airy flowing layout for entertaining make the ambience truly one of a kind. The entryway opens into a comfortable sitting room adorned with built-in cabinetry, wood beamed ceilings & hardwood floors, perfect for reading or conversing. Host guests in the expansive living/family room with brick flooring, a wall of built-in shelving & huge brick fireplace to cozy around. French doors lead to the beautiful rear stone patio & massive fenced yard for the family, pets & summer parties! The living/family room is open to the very large dining room with wood flooring & a huge front-facing window overlooking the scenic property. Cook to your heart's content in the updated kitchen with Rutt wood cabinetry, new wood floors, new granite countertops, new stainless steel appliances, recessed lighting, a pantry & open windowed breakfast area with outside access. The main level also features a laundry room with separate entrance & beautiful powder room with wood beamed ceilings & wainscoting, new wood sink vanity, new marble floor. Upstairs houses 3 bedrooms & 2 full baths set down a long hardwood floor hallway, which includes the sunny master suite. A walk-up attic & first floor laundry complete the allure.