Great Living – Less Maintenance! Are you longing for a place to live with great space without the hassle of maintaining a single-family home? 51 S Merion Ave, in the heart of Bryn Mawr, in the lovely community of Danley, just might be your answer. Urban Suburban walk to town Danley consists of 28 newer townhomes. The bustling Bryn Mawr lifestyle affords a collage of people, arts, boutique shopping, gourmet restaurants, Bryn Mawr Hospital, and access to the Paoli- Thorndale & Septa 100 trains. This 3-bedroom 4.5 baths 4-year-young townhouse in Lower Merion Township is one of the largest models in the community. A neutral color pallet along with oversized windows creates a bright and sunny space. The open floor plan is great for keeping an eye on young kids, entertaining large groups of guests, or watching the gas-burning fireplace from the kitchen while prepping a meal. The extra-large kitchen has island seating for six and room for a separate dining table which can seat eight to ten more folks. Comprised of stainless appliances including a five-burner gas stove, and over the cooktop exhaust fan, a porcelain farmhouse style sink, and a separate prep sink sunken into black granite countertops complimenting the white cabinets is a dream for a chef! From the main floor exit to a large outdoor private deck and enjoy an evening under the stars. A convenient powder room and pantry closet complete the main living level. Enter the lower level from the two-car garage with an individual driveway for extra parking. There is community guest parking as well. Stepping inside you will find a room that can serve as an office, a study, or an in-law/au-pair bedroom with a full bathroom with shower, hall closet, and an egress window. The second floor has two large ensuite bedrooms one with a double bowl vanity and mosaic-tiled tub shower combination bathroom, and the other a single bowl vanity with tub shower combination. Each bedroom has oversized fully outfitted closets. The second-floor laundry room is large enough for a free-standing washer and dryer with two storage cabinets above the appliances. The spacious top-floor master suite, with a walkout roof deck, boasts a master bath with an oversized seamless glass door shower and large vanity with a double bowl sink. A custom full-length closet is fitted with shelves, hang rods, and drawers for organized living. Take advantage of walks to the Ludington Library, summer music concerts in the town park, and a movie at the Bryn Mawr Institute. This townhome is move-in ready!
Are you tired of overstuffed, overfilled rooms with no closet or storage space cluttering your mind? Are you longing for a light filled home with form and functionality? Do you desire scenic views from every window inviting the outside in? The living is easy in this 5,220 square foot Mahoney Built Mid-Century Modern Four Level Split that the current owner has expanded & renovated. This home with circular & extended drive is perfectly placed on an acre lot is characterized by simplicity with minimal ornamentation and flexibility to use the open concept as best suits the new owner. The floor plan encompasses four spacious bedrooms and four full baths. The master suite is in a category all its own with a vaulted ceiling, a huge walk-in closet, a gas fireplace, a sumptuous master bathroom and a private sitting area just outside the bedroom currently used as a home office but could easily serve as your private get away place. Also located steps from the owner’s bedroom is a cedar closet, double door linen closet and attic entrance for tons of off-season storage. The three auxiliary bedrooms, one with en-suite bath, each have a double door closet providing more usable storage space. A hall full bath with tub shower & the laundry are on third level. On that level is found a linen closet providing more convenient storage! The main living space with beautiful hard wood floors is a sea of light with large picture windows in the living room and dining room. The living room has a wood burning fireplace for cozying up on a cold winter night as you watch the snow fall from inside your toasty home. The renovated hard wood floored kitchen with stainless appliances and granite counter tops opens to a breakfast room that could alternatively serve as a play area. Topping off the main level is a tranquil four-season vaulted ceiling sunroom with French Doors and a wall of windows. As if that is not enough, there is more on the lowest level, all above grade, large raucous room with a built-in bar, a fireplace and full bath with shower. This is the perfect place to host birthday, large holiday, and Super Bowl Parties. There is plenty of space for a home gym. French doors open to patios and a large heated inground pool on one of the most beautiful lots, extending way beyond the pool fence, in Lower Merion. Transportation, private and public schools, and five-star dining are close by. Highly rated Lower Merion public schools offer a tremendous educational experience. Do not miss the chance to call 1010 Great Springs your home. Move-in ready so just unpack your bags and start living large.
Living is easy in this custom built 4 bedroom 2.5 bath classic Colonial situated on 1.1 idyllic acres at the end of the cul-de-sac of a simply beautiful Radnor street. Enjoy a peaceful easy feeling meandering down the tree lined street to your private getaway. Surrounded by resplendent, mature landscaping and a picture perfect recently renovated inground swimming pool, you will feel lucky to live here, as the current owners have for fifteen years, and to vacation at home all summer long. Your new home has 3810 square feet of luxury living! A large center hall welcomes all who enter the home and guides you through glass French doors to an elegant light-filled living room with a fireplace and windows on 3 exposures. The spacious dining room with hardwood floors and huge glass doors extends gatherings out onto an expansive wood deck providing the perfect space for entertaining. The roomy updated gourmet kitchen will be the most popular room in the house. It is enriched with sturdy wood cabinets, granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. Your office has a fireplace and a wall of built in bookshelves. Upstairs features 4 large bedrooms and including the master suite with plenty of closet space and a laundry area adjacent to your master bath. The finished walkout lower level has a large recreation room with fireplace and access to the pool and the oversized Garage. Radnor School District, close to trains to Center City and close to shopping – life here is good. Hot weather will be no problem just dive in to your pool and enjoy!
Welcome home to this beautifully maintained, classic 2 story stone colonial. Located on a coveted street in Bryn Mawr, this prime location is walkable to Preston Park, the Polo Field, and Haverford College Trails. Explore the burgeoning restaurant scene in both Bryn Mawr and Haverford, while also taking advantage of easy access to public transportation. The curb appeal begins with a charming front covered porch and real stone front facade. Once inside, you will be enchanted by classic old home features – deep window sills, a floor to ceiling stone fireplace, gleaming random width hardwood floors, original solid doors and extra high floor molding. An open floor plan highlights a bright white kitchen with granite counter tops and gas cooking, center island with stool seating, dining room accented with wainscoting and a 6 light rectangular chandelier. Additional recessed lighting with dimmers provides ample light with opportunity for mood lighting. The wide hallway at the entrance offers a coat closet and convenient powder room. On the other side of the entry hallway is a spacious living room, a perfect place for family gatherings around the fireplace. Recessed lighting and handsome brass wall sconces with dimmers create the perfect ambiance for any occasion. Step down from the living room into a sun-filled, multi-purpose room which is currently being used as a family room but could also serve as a large office. This room leads to the backyard patio and is also accessible from the kitchen creating a circular flow for entertaining. The impressive master suite includes a roomy bedroom with hardwood floors, two oversized closets, and a luxurious bathroom. The bathroom consists of a soaking tub, a seamless glass shower, double sink with a vanity, a full wall mirror and skylights. A full bathroom with tub-shower combination and two additional bedrooms plus a small bonus room complete the second floor. Other features include new HVAC (2018), new roof (2016), new siding (2016), new washer(2018), new garbage disposal ( 2017), new sump pump(2018), and a huge completely fenced back yard (2015). There is a one car garage and single driveway plus off street parking for 3+ cars. Smart Thermostat (Ecobee) and 4 Nest Smart Smoke/Carbon Monoxide Detectors in house. Neutral color paint completely painted in 2015. This home is move-in ready. Don~t miss this opportunity! Located in the highly ranked Coopertown Elementary School zone.
Charm abounds in this beautifully maintained, move-in ready traditional 3-story Wayne colonial that seamlessly blends old & new. Much thought & effort has gone into adding newer features & upgrades without disturbing original 1920s character.A solid slate walkway accented by a stacked stone front garden leads to a portico & front door w/ glass paned sidelights. The hand laid retaining wall wraps around the house & leads to a large recently installed backyard slate patio. Inside you will notice newer gleaming hardwood floors throughout the main level & 2nd floor. The large living room offers a fireplace highlighted by decorative wood mantel & slate hearth. Deep window sills are an elegant older home favorite feature. No old window hassle, all first & second floor windows have been replaced. A special feature of the living room is a rediscovered, once hidden, twelve pane transom window. Original French doors lead to a more intimate space that current owners used as a toy/play room. It can be an office, reading or music room. The elegant dining room has white picture frame wainscoting & large bay window. Wonderful dinners can be served from the delightful kitchen w/ white cabinets & black granite countertops. Stainless-steel stove/oven, dishwasher and refrigerator were all purchased in 2018. Adjacent to the kitchen is a large flexible room which current owners used a a family room. It has sliding glass doors leading to the patio and flat half acre yard not often found in downtown Wayne, where you can kick a soccer ball, run the bases or play badminton! Full length fences run down the side yards with a natural hedge fence along the back. After play, drop off soiled clothes in the mudroom for washing in the newer full-size stacked washer dryer. The mudroom has a storage bench w/ hooks on a coat rack & fully outfitted closet. A quaint powder room & pantry closet complete the first floor.Five bedrooms & three full baths on the 2nd and 3rd floor provide options. The bright & spacious second floor landing gives way to the master bedroom with closets & new master bathroom w/ white subway tile, glass enclosed shower & Carrara marble topped vanity. A large hall bathroom with shower tub combination and a wall of mirrors is perfect for rinsing off a brood. Two large hall closets provide plenty of space for towels & linens. The 3rd floor is newly carpeted w/ separate en suite bed & bath. There is additional open space on the 3rd floor for study area, sitting room, small office or au pair. The 3rd floor has its own heat zone and the 2nd floor has two heat zones. The 2nd and 3rd floor share one A/C zone. The first floor has its own heat and A/C zone. Comfort levels for all!Additional upgrades include new doors & hardware. All knob & tube removed & new wiring. New hot water heater & all new copper plumbing in basement and wherever exposed walls allowed access. Bulky radiators were removed & replaced with sleek, low-profile Runtal radiators allowing for easier furniture placement. Newer HVAC includes a new boiler, 2 air handlers, radiators & new ductwork. In addition, Cat5e was hardwired to most of the rooms. This special home with 2 car detached garage & ample driveway parking is located in much loved South Wayne. Walkable to the Paoli Thorndale train line to the city and the quaint town with excellent restaurants (Paramour-Wayne Hotel), shops, activities, and its own cinema is the reason Wayne is always voted one of the best places to live in the country! Close to highly rated Radnor Middle School and High School. The Chanticleer Garden, Downtown Wayne Historic District, North Wayne Historic District, Pennsylvania Railroad Station at Wayne, South Wayne Historic District and Wayne Hotel are all located on the National Register of Historic Places. Providing not only an excellent home but an excellent lifestyle.
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 2.5 beautifully planted acres this gracious expanded brick colonial on a tranquil Willistown private lane is a true find. The 7000 + square foot home combines fine interior finishes with outdoor privacy. Drive down your landscaped drive with guest parking area and plenty of turn around space with more parking in front of your three car garage. A back yard magnificent outdoor living space is ideal for entertaining.It features a recently resurfaced Armond pool with fountains, gorgeous perennials &an awning covered flagstone patio. Sports enthusiast? Play outdoor games on your near soccer field sized flat side lawn. This home has been lovingly &meticulously maintained and updated. The vaulted ceiling true gourmet kitchen will delight your chef self and your caterer for a large party in your home! White cabinetry with under lighting, Wolf 5 burner gas stove top &stainless steel ovens, Asko & Miele dishwashers, 2 farm sinks, built-in Sub Zero, Scotsman Ice Maker, Aqua Link 4 Pool Remote, granite counters, custom country tile backsplash, oversized island with seating & sunny Breakfast Area it will serve as a warm family gathering space. You will have your own West Wing – a 2006 Master Bedroom addition with Southern exposure.A custom tile floored entrance to sitting room with fireplace & beverage center & large tray ceiling master bedroom with French doors to your covered outdoor patio and pool. What an incredible calming Zen like master spa bath! Large walk in shower, separated toilet & bidet, air jet soaking tub that fills from ceiling& double vanity with custom slate and tile wall. Master is complete with two large walk-in outfitted closets& personal laundry. Other special rooms are highlights each of which would make any home special. All make this home spectacular. An expansive Library with floor to ceiling bookshelves, over-sized windows & large fireplace, formal Dining Room with double stone fireplace & additional seating area, off the kitchen East wing Family Room with laundry room leading to Sun Room with enough space for table tennis& media. 2nd level features 4 ensuite Bedrooms. One a suite ideal for au-pair, in-laws or 2nd floor Master. Additional amenities include custom millwork, newer cedar shake roof, whole house generator, 32 zone rainmaker sprinkler system, 5-zone HVAC system & walk-up attic. Conveniently located to Radnor Hunt and Waynesborough Country Club & close to shopping, corporate centers & train to Philadelphia &airport.
As you enter Limehouse Rd into the cul-de-sac you will love the bucolic setting and the home’s excellent curb appeal. Step inside this center hall colonial and appreciate the natural light from the morning sun streaming through its living room picture window. The thoughtfully-designed floor plan makes for easy living. A custom fireplace with marble surround and crown molding highlights the large formal living room. The dining room has crown molding, chair rail and built-in china cabinet. The family room opposite the living room has a cozy brick raised hearth fireplace with wooden mantle to take the chill out of any cold winter night. You will love having a large kitchen that spans across almost the entire back of the home. You can delight in looking out into your large brick patio and gorgeous back yard through the windowed doors of the kitchen dining area. Finishing off the first floor is a Laundry- Mud Room with utility sink and a powder room with pedestal sink. Upstairs, the master bedroom with large and long walk in closet, has a brand new en suite master bath.
The second level boasts three additional amply sized bedrooms all with large closets and a hall bath. Located in the center of the upstairs is a surprisingly large hall closet making off season clothes storing a breeze. A finished walk out lower level is comprised of a media room, wet bar, 2nd powder room and an office. The flexible nature of the lower level allows for multitude of uses – a children’s play area, an exercise room or a work from home office space. The current owners have meticulously maintained the home’s systems. The location is primo just minutes away from the acclaimed Town of Wayne! Located conveniently close to shopping (King of Prussia Mall) with short drive access to major highways (76, PA Turnpike and Rte. 202) yet still in a walkable to Bob White Park neighborhood this great Chester County home should be on your must see very soon list!
Discover your own paradise in this unique spacious newly remodeled contemporary home at one with nature. Tons of natural light fill this multi vaulted ceiling home through an abundance of floor to ceiling windows. In 2014, the owner created a much desired totally open floor plan by gutting and redesigning the main living area, which as in all contemporary homes is on the walk in 2nd level. The show-stopper kitchen is both aesthetically pleasing & highly functional. No wasted space here, every drawer and cabinet has a purpose. The glazed custom cabinets are adorned by glass doors and custom lighting. Along with an adjacent dining area there is bar seating and a restaurant style booth. The antiqued marble countertops in the kitchen and leathered granite on the bar beautifully accent the gorgeous cabinets. The appliances are all stainless steel and excellent quality. These include a 36′ Wolf gas range top with hood, Wolf convection/steam double ovens, a Wolf 30′ drawer microwave & KitchenAid refrigerator. All faucets and sinks are high end. There is a food prep area and a separate wet bar with sink and a built-in wine fridge. The newly installed floors are 4′ custom reclaimed Oak boards, hand scraped and finished on site. Other custom accents include wood trim on the walls made from repurposed barn wood and stacked stone through-out. The kitchen/dining area opens to the generously sized Great Room and newly renovated powder room. There is an inviting large walk-out to deck Master Suite with a stacked stone gas fireplace, two walk in closets, dressing room with sink & Master Bath with a whirlpool tub, walk-in shower and 2nd sink. On the first level, you have three more bedrooms surrounding a walk-out to back yard living area with a sliding glass door & wall of windows. A full bath with tub, laundry room, exercise room and entrance to the attached two car garage complete the first level. From the instant you drive down your long drive to your .75 acre gorgeous lot your stress level will drop. In his best-selling book, The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success, Deepak Chopra suggests one commune with nature every day. Here you can do that inside and out. Own a home that is terrific for both entertaining or quietly meditating on the expansive back deck. A terrific location close to both downtown Wayne and King of Prussia shopping is icing on the cake and the top rated T/E school district make buying this home a no-brainer!
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.