Welcome to 7810 Cobden Road located in the desirable and picturesque enclave in Old Laverock. The current owner has reside in the property for 39 years and they are very saddened to leave. Built in 1974 this well maintained center hall colonial offers four spacious bedrooms, two full bathrooms and a main floor powder room. As you approach this great property you immediately take notice of the manicured and well-appointed landscape showcasing an array of beautiful flowering trees, ornamental shrubs, landscape lighting and gardening walls. As you enter this beautiful home you will be met by spacious foyer showcasing a floor to ceiling window and gleaming parquet floors that continue throughout the main level. To the right of the foyer is the voluminous and elegant formal living room highlighting a floor to ceiling gas brick fireplace. To the left of the foyer you will encounter a large great room that flows into the formal dining room. Both the living and great room windows boast classic plantation shutters. The dining room stages a gorgeous illuminated built in wall unit with sliding glass mirror doors and an integrated bar. Also located in the dining room are French doors leading outward to the rear outdoor space. The updated kitchen offers an abundance of cabinet space, newer stainless steel appliances including Dacor double wall ovens, wine cooler and a convenient wet bar. Adjacent to the kitchen through the sliding glass door you will discover an inviting and private sun room topped off with a relaxing hot tub. Parting the sun room you will encounter an Anderson sliding French door that open onto the private patio boasting a retractable awing for those hot summer days. Completing the main level is a combination mudroom and laundry room providing easy access to the two-car garage and to an exterior door leading to the newly paved driveway (2020). Ascending to the 2nd level you will find the owner's suite providing a full bathroom, large walk-in closet and a built in vanity. Completing this level are three additional good-sized bedrooms and a full hall bathroom. There is a partially completed basement with an abundance of storage space and open layout to create your favorite room. Many outdoor gatherings will be enjoyed by all in the private backyard oasis boasting a new patio and uninstructed views of the gardens, a perfect arrangement for outdoor activities and relaxation. Other noteworthy improvements in 2019 include: new HVAC, hot water heater, washer/dryer and a new roof with attic fan and newly install gutter guards system that flows into in-ground drainage system. The home also features 16 new Pella windows that were installed in (2013). The location also allows for stress-free access to some of the area's best private schools, including Springside Chestnut Hill, Germantown Academy, LaSalle College High School and Germantown Friends. Close to bicycle and walking trails of the Forbidden Drive in Fairmount Park, restaurants and shops in Chestnut Hill, the Philadelphia Cricket Club and only a short 25-minute drive into Central Philadelphia and 90 minutes to Manhattan. This is truly an exceptional and well-maintained home not to be missed.
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|7/11/2021 1:11:07 PM||New Value: ACTIVE UNDER CONTRACT|
|6/22/2021 2:11:39 PM||New Value: $525,000|
|6/11/2021 10:42:44 AM||New Value: ACTIVE|
|6/8/2021 10:41:09 AM||New Value: ACTIVE UNDER CONTRACT|
|6/4/2021 12:13:00 AM||New Value: $549,900|