Exceptional beyond words, this stunning 3 Story, Custom Brick Colonial Manor Home with In-Ground Heated Pool, Finished Basement, 4 Car Garage & exciting indoor Basketball Court is nestled on a gorgeous 4 acre lot within an enclave of 4 custom homes privately tucked within one of the most desirable neighborhoods in Gwynedd Valley. Abundant natural light streams through walls of French windows & doors, accenting the stunning custom millwork & hardwood floors throughout this Country-French-flavored home. A circular drive provides the approach to the flagstone walkway leading to the front-to-back Center Entrance Hall. The gorgeous 2-story Family Room w/over 1,000 sq. ft. features a 2nd floor fabulous wrap-around balcony/library w/bookshelves lining the walls overlooking the 1st floor. The Family Room also includes the 1st of 4 fireplaces, multiple seating areas plus a cozy turreted alcove w/window seat overlooking the rear grounds. The heart of the home is the magnificent Country French Kitchen w/tiled floor, granite counters & island, farm sink, professional gas stove, 2 ovens, 2 dishwashers & custom cabinetry. The sun-drenched Morning Room w/vaulted ceiling provides a lovely spot for a cup of tea & the charming separate Breakfast Room includes custom built-ins & a 2nd FP. The exquisite Dining & Living Rms offer the 3rd & 4th FP w/French doors from the Living Room opening to the beautiful Sun Room. The spectacular Indoor Basketball Court can also transform to the perfect space for large parties. The 1st floor also includes an Office, Full Bath & Powder Room. The luxurious yet understated Master Ste features separate His & Hers Dressing Rooms & Full Baths, plus French doors open to a large balcony overlooking the grounds. The 2nd floor includes 5 additional bedrooms, 3 Full Baths, a spacious Laundry Room & fantastic gym w/vaulted ceiling overlooking the Basketball Court. The 3rd floor provides the opportunity for a Guest Suite or Home Office w/2 more finished rooms & Jack & Jill Bath. The fabulous Finished Basement features Media, Game & Recreation areas & separate rooms for more offices & arts & crafts. French doors open to the breathtaking grounds featuring blooming specimen trees & shrubs & highlighted by the expansive pool w/spa framed by flagstone decking. This home is the epitome of comfortable elegance. Minutes from Gwynedd Valley train station, within top-ranked Wissahickon Schools & close to many private schools. Taxes are in the process of appeal.
|6/27/2017 3:00:00 AM||New Value: $2,450,000|