Remarkably Renovated and Masterfully Updated 4 Bedroom Brick Farmhouse with over 5600 sq ft situated on a gorgeous 2.72 acre lot tucked within a highly desirable Whitemarsh neighborhood, with outstanding attention to every possible detail to create this special Colonial with a Contemporary Twist. 2 separate entrance-ways, 1 from Willow & 1 from Spruce, connect to provide access to this special home. A flagstone walkway leads to the covered flagstone front Porch. Refinished hardwood floors are offered in most 1st floor rooms. The entrance Foyer opens to the exciting 2-story Living Room with the 1st of 4 FP (wood-burning), a wall of windows and a view of the 2nd floor hallway bridge. Adjacent to the Living Room is the Great Room, featuring the 2nd FP (propane gas), a full wall of display shelves, & 4 concealed closets including one w/wet bar & subzero mini-fridge & 2 with felt- lined shelves for crystal & china storage. A door provides access to an exterior covered flagstone patio. French doors open to the Library/Office w/custom shelving & stunning full-height integrated wood doors w/2-way function. The Dining Rm offers the 3nd FP (wood-burning) & a swing door opens to the most wonderful, updated Kitchen, Breakfast Rm, Sun Rm & Family Rm. The De Giulio designed Kitchen w/Neff custom cabinetry features imported porcelain tiled flooring, a center island w/honed marble counter, oversized Franke sink, seating for 6 & Miele dishwasher (1 of 2). The perimeter offers honed marble counters, a Wolf 48 range w/2 ovens, 4 propane gas burners plus French cook area, double wall ovens, marble backsplash w/sliding marble doors accessing concealed cabinets, custom range hood, 2 Subzero refrigerators w/refrig & freezer drawers below, Dacor warming drawer & full height pantry cabinet. The Kitchen is open to 2nd Family Rm w/4th FP (gas) & wall of custom cabinetry w/included, integrated TV. The gorgeous Breakfast Rm includes a marble counter, 2nd Miele dishwasher, Scotsman ice-maker, Neff cabinetry & Franke sink w/instant hot or chilled, filtered water. A French door leads to the 2nd flagstone Patio. This room also offers the 1st of 2 Laundry closets w/washer & dryer. A cozy, circular Sun Rm w/newer roof & walls of windows provides an alternative space for dining or offers a quiet place to read a book, & a door provides exterior access. The spacious Mud Rm provides a concealed walk-in closet w/shelving, drawers, cubbies & hooks, & a door from this room provides access to the driveway & detached 2 Car Garage (which could easily be connected). 2 sets of stairs provide access to the 2nd floor. The Master Bedrm Ste offers end-tables w/marble tops, a TV niche w/TV, built-in bench & 2nd Office w/work station plus access to the 1st of 2 walk-in closets. The sensational, updated Master Bath (2016) includes a radiant heated marble floor, stand-alone Porcelanosa Tub, spa-steam enormous double shower w/frameless glass door, marble surround & 3 shower heads, 2 sinks w/Glassos counters, a morning kitchen w/hammered nickel sink, filtered instant hot & cold water & concealed mini-fridge, & 2nd walk-in closet w/concealed TV behind a mirrored door. A lighted bridge walkway w/hardwood floor leads to the 2nd Laundry Rm/cedar closet & to 3 additional bedrooms w/new carpet, 1 en-suite bth & 1 Jack & Jill bath, both w/Downsview custom cabinetry. The partially Finished Basement includes a spacious Gym plus 2nd finished rm. Multiple doors provide access to the fantastic, sprawling exterior grounds w/ample room for a pool (approved plans available), surrounded by lovely specimen trees including Maples, Copper Beech, & rare Katsura w/heart shaped leaves. Other fun facts: New Marvin windows; security system, generator, water softener & rear yard irrigation system. Minutes to 2 train stations, Ft. Washington State Park, Germantown Academy & town of Ambler. 1 Year Home Wty. Adjacent house w/pool on 2.46 acres available for extra price. Special is an understatement here!
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