Beautiful Chip Vaughn built Center Hall Colonial in Bryn Mawr, north of Ashbridge Park. NO STUCCO!! Sided in 2016 with HardiPlank with 75% of the windows replaced! As the saying goes, there are three things that matter in real estate, location, location & location. Beech Road is one of the most coveted cul-de-sac streets in Bryn Mawr. About 22 years ago this 1 acre parcel at the end was discerningly selected by its current owners as the perfect, quiet setting for building their dream home. Designed by renowned architect Ann Capron, the home reflects her open floor plan design with high-ceilings and natural light. As you enter into a 2 story foyer with grand wide stairway, you will love the formal living room with exquisite mill work and gas fireplace to your left and dining room to your right. Walk back into your cathedral ceiling Family room that opens into a breakfast room and white kitchen. On the other side of the Family Room is a large Office/Study and powder room. Upstairs, the master bedroom suite with ample closets and large Master Bath is smartly situated on one end of the home. Down an ample hallway passed an overlook are four additional spacious bedrooms, one with anteroom, on the other end of the home complimented by two additional full bathrooms. The basement is unfinished but has high ceilings and plumbing for a bathroom. Newer HVAC, large garage and long wide driveway with parking. Sit on your deck and enjoy the serenity of your back yard. Close to everything yet quiet and private. What more could you want for your forever home!
On 1.8 well maintained beautifully landscaped park like acres this Bryn Mawr cul de sac cape is a true find offering fine finishes inside & privacy & tranquility outside. An oversized swimming pool surrounded by recently sealed brick decking leads to a charming English Garden with flagstone walkway to a pebble-walking trail through the yard & around the perimeter. The property is completely fenced stopping deer from entering & assuring perennial specimen plantings and indigenous trees are not destroyed. Your private park also has open lawns for an existing garden & for a future playground or tennis court.
The front of the home boasts an EP Henry driveway, wall, parking spots and walkway to the home and includes a circular drive and three car garage with extra space for storage. The garage doors, gutters and windows (Pella) are updated. Drainage system from the house to the curb. How’s that for tip top shape. The first floor has mostly hardwood flooring and floor plan that supports cozy living & elegant entertaining. A 1st floor private master bedroom suite with custom cabinetry closets and an updated master bath with handmade tile & heated floors including in the steam shower makes one floor living possible. The updated and upgraded all gas kitchen has, hand crafted custom solid maple cabinets with matching handmade door for inside garage access, Italian hand blown pendant light fixtures, high end granite counters & newer Miele stainless appliances. There is under cabinet and in cabinet lighting for a romantic or dramatic effect. There are even heated floors! No cost was spared in the renovation of this quality kitchen.
The house also features a formal living room with custom mill work, built in book cases and cabinets & architectural crown molding and granite surround fireplace; dining room with accent picture window; den with full length brick wall with marble surround fireplace and office with built ins too. To the rear of the house with windows and sliding glass doors out to the pool is an oversized four-season sun room with a heated sitting area tile floor. You will feel one with nature while being securely protected from the elements. Upstairs you will find 3 large bright bedrooms, 2 en suite, and a large spacious landing for homework desks or a reading cove. In addition, there is a huge walk in storage closet with additional space to expand this 4 bedroom 3.5 bath into a five bedroom home.