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650 DODDS LN
GLADWYNE, PA 19035

$4,999,999 
  • 13 Beds
  • 9/3 Baths
  • 13,500 sqft
  • Single Family | Detached
  • Active
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Property Description for 650 DODDS LN, GLADWYNE PA 19035

Rocky Crest is a grand dame of the Main Line, a very privately situated, c. 1908 estate on 15+ acres (5.9 are preserved for perpetuity). Its design reflects classic, timeless principles of scale, proportion and detail. Winding your way down the private lane feels like you've arrived at a proper English country house, from the fancy wrought-iron gateway to the imposing, columned, and pedimented front facade. Its setting, designed by landscape architect Thomas W. Sears, consists of formal gardens and terraced lawns rolling out to sun-dappled expanses dotted by mature trees. Inside, a grand reception foyer runs front to back. Throughout the home French doors provide access to terraces able to comfortably host a large soiree. While Rocky Crest's formal rooms are magnificent, with exquisite millwork and moldings, fireplaces, soaring ceilings and oversized sash windows, its everyday spaces are eminently livable. The fully updated, custom kitchen features top-grade fixtures, finishes and appliances. The large dining area also accesses an informal dining/family room and sunroom beyond. These rooms and a richly paneled study are the heart of the home. They access a veranda where al fresco dining is on order throughout the summer. Private quarters (13 BR/9.3BA) are located on the second and third floors, accessible via a grand staircase, elevator or rear staircase. To one side is a series of five guest en-suite bedrooms. The main bedroom suite comprises an entire wing and has its own sitting room with fireplace, an office/nursery, well-designed dressing rooms, and his and her baths, all updated. There are five bedrooms and two full baths on the third floor, plus generous storage. Notably, each bedroom has lovely views of the grounds. A wet bar on the first floor hides a stairwell down to a space finished in the "Rathskeller" tradition with fireplace and plenty of space for table games or fitness area. A nearly Olympic-sized pool, complete with pool house, and tennis court provide more recreational opportunities. Separated from the main residence is a carriage house/garage with two one-bedroom apartments above and stables converted to a fun wine-tasting room with climate-controlled cellar able to hold 1,000 bottles. Rocky Crest, so magnificent in its repose, will rise to any occasion, whether used as a family house or a place to entertain ? a must-have estate home for the buyer who wants the quality of old-world craftsmanship along with important modern updates.

  • Property Class: Residential
  • Listing Status: Active
  • City: GLADWYNE
  • State: PA
  • Zip: 19035
  • Township: L Merion Twp
  • Area: L Merion Twp
  • Class: Single Family
  • Property Subtype: Detached
  • Approx Lot Size: 15.000
  • Stories: 3
  • Fireplaces: Yes
  • Beds: 13
  • Baths Total: 12
  • Baths (F/H): 9/3
  • Living Area (SqFt): 13,500 sqft
  • Lot Sq Ft Apx: 412513.00
  • Year Built: 1910
  • Listing#: 6936109
  • School District: L Merion
  • Tax Year: 2017
  • List Date: 3/1/2017
  • Last updated on: 8/19/2017

Property Features for 650 DODDS LN, GLADWYNE PA 19035

  • Appliances: Kitisland, Kitdoublesin, Kitbuiltinra, Oven-Double, Oven-Self Cleaning, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Disposal, Trash Compactor, Built In Microwave
  • Design: 3+Story
  • Property Age: 107
  • Fireplace Features: Brick, Lr/Grfirep, Famroom, MBR, Dinroomfirep
  • Foundation: Stonefound
  • Heating: Gas, Hot Water
  • Interior Features: Securitysys, Cathedral/Va, Cabletvwired, Whirlpool/Hottub, Woodstove, Elevator, 2Ndkitchen, Wet/Drybar, Stallshower
  • Main Entrance: Center Hall
  • Pool Type: Ingroundpool
  • Sewer Septic: Public Sewer
  • Water: Public
  • Basement Type: Full, Fully Finished
  • Cooling: Central A/C
  • Exterior: Stone
  • Fireplace: Three+Fps
  • Garage Spaces: 3-Cargarage
  • Handicap: None
  • Laundry Type: Mainflrlndry, Upprflrlndry
  • Main Bedroom: Fullbath-Mbr, DRSSNGRM-MBR, Sitarea-Mbr, Walkinclstmb
  • Porch Deck: Patio, Porch, Balcony
  • Room List: Den/Stdy/Lib, Sun/Florida Room, Workshop, Game/Mediarm, Util/Mudroom
  • Cooking Fuel: Gascooking
  • Dining Kitchen: Breakfast Room
  • Exterior Features: Tennis Court(S)
  • Floor: Wood
  • Garage Type: Attached
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas
  • Parking: 3+Carparking
  • Styles: Other
  • Adult 55+ / 62+: False

Additional Information for 650 DODDS LN, GLADWYNE PA 19035

  • County: Montgomery-Pa
  • School District: L Merion
  • Condo Association: False
  • HOA: False
  • Basement: True
  • Central Air: True
  • Farm: False
  • Fireplace: Three+Fps
  • Interior Square Feet Source: S
  • Lot Dimensions: 689
  • New Construction: False
  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Rooms: 30
  • Swimming Pool: Yes
  • Tax Year: 2017
  • Total Assessment: 3105000.00
  • Total Taxes: $110,920
  • Water Front: False
  • Bedroom Master1 Level: Upper 1
  • Dining Room: True
  • Bedroom Second1 Level: Upper 1
  • Family Room: True
  • 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: 6936109
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