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731 THOMAS RD
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19118

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$2,050,000
Sold on 1/22/2017
  • 7 Beds
  • 6/2 Baths
  • 6795 sqft
  • Single Family | Detached
  • Closed
731 THOMAS RD, PHILADELPHIA - 28579838

Property Description for 731 THOMAS RD, PHILADELPHIA PA 19118

One-of-a-kind location, one-of-a-kind house, "Andorra House," is an exquisitely updated center hall stone Colonial nestled in one of the area's most desirable locations. Located just steps from the Northwestern end of historic Forbidden Drive and offering exceptional access to both the wonderful amenities of Chestnut Hill and the Wissahickon Valley section of Fairmount Park. Originally designed by noted architect Robert McGoodwin and built for William Harper, owner of Andorra Nursery. Once surrounded by several hundred acres, the home is filled with many original details including multiple fireplaces, high ceilings, gorgeous woodwork, exceptional moldings and deep windowsills, along with many modern updates; this home offers gracious spaces for everyday living and entertaining. Light-filled grand center entrance hall; large formal dining room with fireplace; living room with custom lighting, built-ins, gas burning fireplace and multiple French doors; study with fireplace and access to the large covered porch with fireplace. A totally renovated gourmet kitchen, with Viking and Sub-Zero appliances, Carrara marble countertops and radiant heated slate floors with adjoining sunlit breakfast room are perfect spaces for family gatherings. The rear bar room/den, a convenient mud room and rear powder room offer easy access to the attached garage and a separate, large, one bedroom in-law suite with recently renovated kitchen. The spacious master suite with fireplace offers an updated bath, attached dressing room with fireplace and ample closet space. There are two additional bedrooms, each with ensuite baths, and a second floor laundry. The third floor offers three bedrooms, a media room with surround sound, two hall baths and crafts room. All set on 1.62 lovely landscaped acres, this absolutely immaculate home is conveniently located and move-in ready. Don't let this treasure pass you by!

  • Property Class: Residential
  • Listing Status: Closed
  • City: PHILADELPHIA
  • State: PA
  • Zip: 19118
  • Area: Springfield Twp - 10652
  • Class: Single Family
  • Property Subtype: Detached
  • Approx Lot Size: 1.620
  • Stories: 3
  • Fireplaces: Yes
  • Beds: 7
  • Baths Total: 8
  • Baths (F/H): 6/2
  • Living Area (SqFt): 6795 sqft
  • Lot Sq Ft Apx: 70478.00
  • Year Built: 1921
  • Listing#: 6861362
  • School District: Springfield Mont
  • Tax Year: 2017
  • Close Date: 3/10/2017
  • List Date: 9/16/2016
  • Last updated on: 4/29/2017

Property Features for 731 THOMAS RD, PHILADELPHIA PA 19118

  • Appliances: Kitisland, Kitpantry, Dishwasher, Disposal
  • Design: 3+Story
  • Property Age: 96
  • Fireplace Features: Lr/Grfirep, MBR, Gas/Prop, Nonfunct, Dinroomfirep
  • Foundation: Stonefound
  • Heating: Gas, Hot Water, Radiant
  • Interior Features: SecuritySys, 9Ft+Ceiling, CeilngFan(s), StallShower
  • Main Entrance: Foyer, Center Hall
  • Pool Type: Nopool
  • Sewer Septic: Public Sewer
  • Water: Public
  • Basement Type: Full, Unfinished, Outside/Wlko
  • Cooling: Central A/C
  • Exterior: Stone
  • Fireplace: Three+Fps
  • Garage Spaces: 4+Cargarage
  • Handicap: None
  • Laundry Type: Upprflrlndry
  • Main Bedroom: Fullbath-Mbr, DRSSNGRM-MBR
  • Porch Deck: Deck, Patio
  • Room List: Den/Stdy/Lib, In-Law/Aupair/Ste, Util/Mudroom
  • Cooking Fuel: Gascooking
  • Dining Kitchen: Breakfast Room
  • Floor: Wood
  • Garage Type: Attached, Insideaccess, Gardooropner
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas
  • Lot Description: Rearyard, Sideyard(S)
  • Parking: 3+Carparking
  • Roof: Slate
  • Styles: Colonial
  • Adult 55+ / 62+: False

Additional Information for 731 THOMAS RD, PHILADELPHIA PA 19118

  • County: Montgomery-Pa
  • School District: Springfield Mont
  • Condo Association: False
  • HOA: False
  • Basement: True
  • Central Air: True
  • Farm: False
  • Fireplace: Three+Fps
  • Interior Square Feet Source: A
  • Lot Dimensions: 67
  • New Construction: False
  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Swimming Pool: No
  • Tax Year: 2017
  • Total Assessment: 774300.00
  • Total Taxes: $30,266
  • Water Front: False
  • Bedroom Master1 Length: 15
  • Bedroom Master1 Width: 16
  • Bedroom Master1 Level: Upper 1
  • Dining Room: True
  • Dining Room Length: 23
  • Dining Room Width: 18
  • Dining Room Level: Main
  • Other Rm1 Name: Study
  • Other Rm1 Length: 16
  • Other Rm1 Level: Main
  • Other Rm1 Width: 15
  • Bedroom Second1 Length: 18
  • Bedroom Second1 Width: 15
  • Bedroom Second1 Level: Upper 1
  • Family Room: True
  • Other Rm2 Name: Cntrhall
  • Other Rm2 Length: 35
  • Other Rm2 Width: 14
  • Other Rm2 Level: Main
  • Upper Floor1 Baths: 6
  • Bedroom Third1 Length: 17
  • Bedroom Third1 Width: 12
  • Bedroom Third1 Level: Upper 1
  • Kitchen1 Length: 27
  • Kitchen1 Width: 14
  • Kitchen1 Level: Main
  • Other Rm3 Name: Bar Room
  • Other Rm3 Length: 14
  • Other Rm3 Width: 16
  • Other Rm3 Level: Main
  • Main Floor Half Baths: 2
  • Bedroom Fourth1 Length: 15
  • Bedroom Fourth1 Width: 10
  • Bedroom Fourth1 Level: Upper 1
  • Living Room Length: 18
  • Living Room Width: 26
  • Living Room Level: Main
  • Other Rm4 Name: 3RDFLR
  • Other Rm4 Length: 23
  • Other Rm4 Width: 10
  • Other Rm4 Level: Upper 1
  • Listing Area: Springfield TWP - 10652
  • Laundry Room: True
  • Subdivision: Lafayette Hill
  • Listing ID: 6861362
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