One of Cheltenham Township's most distinctive properties! 6 bedroom, 4 1/2 bath elegant stone manor home c.1920 set at the end of a long drive in Wyncote and in the midst of 1.36 acres of green lawns and gardens. One cannot see it from the road! With 2 1/2 stories, this distinctive residence boasts a sparkling first floor sunroom with windows on 3 sides that serves as family room or superb space for entertaining or dining, updated cook's kitchen with favorite Viking stove and oven, a nanny suite with sitting room, kitchen, bedroom, bath and its own separate entrance (perfect for Air BnB?), custom crafted 4 bay carport, and brand new (2021) septic system! 1st FLOOR: Entrance hall that stretches from handsome front Dutch door to door leading to slate patio and broad green lawns; Powder room and coat closet off the front hall; Living room with beautifully crafted built-in bookcases and cabinetry on 3 walls, wood-burning fireplace, and original wall moldings leads directly into the sunroom, extraordinary for its size (20'x20'), for its bright south-facing aspect with windows on three sides, for its beamed high ceiling, and its access to outside slate patios and gardens; Formal dining room large enough for a grand Thanksgiving feast with light-filled windows with deep sills; Efficient butler pantry with small sink and cabinetry including original glass doors on upper cabinets; Efficient updated kitchen offering 6-burner Viking gas stove and electric oven, lots of cabinetry some with pull-out drawers and shelving, counter space with new laminate counters, stainless steel appliances including refrigerator/freezer, new dishwasher, double stainless steel sink, chic island work space, deep walk-in closet for expanded kitchen storage; Laundry room with front-loading washer and gas dryer; Breakfast room with its own exit to outside--But Wait! This could also be the entrance or sitting room for the nanny suite which we'll talk about below! 2nd FLOOR: Stunning main bedroom with fireplace with its own main bathroom with shower over tub and handsome ceramic tile; the main bedroom leads directly to a large secondary room which can serve as sleeping porch, office or sitting area and leads directly to the roof deck with new rubber roof; Hall closet; 2nd bedroom with closet currently used as dressing/closet room; 3rd bedroom, now a guest room with 2 closets and its own full bath with shower over tub and ceramic tile trim; the 2nd floor extends to include another bedroom, a small sitting room and a full bath OR these rooms could be separate from the rest of the 2nd floor and made part of the nanny suite. NANNY SUITE: a two-story space at the north end of the house that includes separate entrance, sitting room, kitchen with gas cooking, stainless steel sink, cabinetry, refrigerator, washer/dryer and chest freezer. A set of steps leads up to the 2nd floor which offers the nice-sized bedroom, a smaller sitting room and a small full bath with soaking tub described above. 3rd FLOOR: two lovely rooms and a full bath with shower over tub, pedestal sink and hall closet; Attic with air handler for CA. Basement: full, unfinished, for utilities, storage, work areas with exit to outside. Gas hot water heat (2018). 40 gallon gas hot water heater (c.2016). 200 AMP circuit breaker electric panel. CENTRAL AIR (2015-and SILA service agreement transferrable to new owner. Cedar shake roof (approx 15 yrs). New rubber roof over sunroom (2020). Gleaming oak floors and handsome brass sconces throughout the 1st and 2nd floors. For more information, please refer to the Seller Disclosure AND to the full pre-listing Inspection Report. Steps from Curtis Arboretum, and priced reasonably, this is an architecturally splendid residence to fall in love with. Showings can start Saturday, 5/15. Quick settlement possible.
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|7/30/2021 3:00:00 AM||New Value: $650,000|
|6/10/2021 6:11:34 PM||New Value: PENDING|
|5/15/2021 12:11:04 AM||New Value: ACTIVE|
|5/13/2021 11:11:11 AM||New Value: $725,000|