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Location, Location, Location!! In the heart of Chestnut Hill, this lovely mid 19th century twin colonial is a must see! This home is move in ready, full of modern updates with old charm. As you walk down Gravers Lane, notice the charming curb appeal and beautiful porch that welcomes you home. This 3 bedroom 2 bath home features beautiful hardwood flooring , updated eat in kitchen, updated bathrooms, and a newly renovated 3rd floor Master suite. Large fenced in yard with patio for entertaining, outdoor shed for storage and off street parking!! Walking distance to the best shops and restaurants Chestnut Hill has to offer. OPEN HOUSE Sunday, January 19th. See you there!!
Photos to come...Occasionally, the right home appears in the right area, with all the right stuff~. This home is that home. Located in Chestnut Hill on Station lane, a tree lined street reminiscent of a city park with a warm suburban feel. This home is on a quite cu de sac approximately 800 feet around the corner from the Gravers train station. Gravers station give you direct access to Philadelphia~s city center. If going down is not your thing that day, from here, it is a short walking distance to cobbles stones of Germantown avenue. This area of Germantown avenue has stone-front buildings of the finest shopping Philadelphia as to offer. Coming home you are greeted with warm hardwood floors stretching throughout the first floor. In the front door to the right and one step down opens to the living room, where is it easy to imagine friends and family hanging out for all kinds of events. The large windows invite the warm sunlight to flush across the room and into the kitchen, brightening and warming all it touches. Step up into the kitchen and have your breath taken away. This is a space that everyone will want to gather and lucky for you is large enough to accommodate the masses. On the technical side it offers everything a gourmet kitchen should offer, Viking commercial stainless steel appliances, stainless steel farmhouse sink. But to see the thought and quality that went into the design, will help to understand why this space is special. Off the kitchen and dining rooms is a sliding glass to the backyard. The second floor has a master bedroom suite with two walk-in closets, and recently remolded master bathroom. Down the hall are two bedrooms, bathroom and second floor laundry area. The partially finished full basement is currently used as a fitness area but it can be one of many things. The space can be a movie room, game room, playroom and more. The backyard and outdoor space are well planted, lighting features and pavers. This space allows entertaining to extend to all areas. From dancing, to yard games, or simply hanging out you will have hours and hours of enjoyment out there and proud to call it your own.
A BEAUTIFUL Townhouse with the "best view in Cobblestone" at Chestnut Hill! New Flooring throughout with Hardwood floors on the First level and carpeting on the second floor. Upgraded Tile craftsmanship in the Bathrooms & Kitchen, Newer Stainless Steel Appliances, Freshly painted throughout, Newer systems and more. The Living room has a Romantic Fireplace and a large, sunny window. The First-floor powder room is new and also a storage closet. The Dining room is next to the Upgraded Kitchen with Granite countertops, upgraded lighting, Stainless Steel Appliances, Gas Cooking, Dishwasher, upgraded Tilework, Refrigerator and plenty of cabinetry. There is a door from the Dining room to the Sweet back-yard Terrace, some outside space to enjoy some flowers with your cup of coffee. The Second Floor has 2 spacious bedrooms with Sunny windows and large closets. There is New luxurious full bath with a double sink off of the Hallway. Walk-up to the 3rd floor Roof Deck to enjoy the Stars! There is an assigned parking spot plus you can park right in front of your Townhouse, How convenient! Enjoy the nearby picturesque villages of Mount Airy and Chestnut Hill and the Lovely Wissahickon Park. A Wonderful place to live and you will be proud to call this Home! Convenient Location... Walk to Shopping in Chestnut Hill,Restaurants, Train station and the Park(The Wissahickon)easy access to Center City Philadelphia and Suburbia too. (Please remove shoes for the Second floor)
Welcome home to this exceptional house in desirable top of the hill location. This thoughtfully-designed new construction house built by premier local builder, Main Street Development, features a floor plan for today's living with architectural details and design of Chestnut Hill's stately older homes. Enter into a gracious marble foyer. Step up to a grand living room with custom coffered ceiling, gas fireplace and walls of windows affording incredible natural light. Open-concept dining room plus Chef's Eat-in Kitchen with custom cabinetry, large island great for entertaining or daily dining, Sub-Zero/Wolf appliances. Gracious hallway with rear yard access plus formal powder room complete this floor. Upstairs features 4 bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms. Enter into the large master suite with spacious Master BR with open sitting area that would make for a great home office with step-out balcony. Fabulous spa-like marble master bathroom with step-in shower, custom double vanity, separate water closet and soaking tub. Large walk-in closet with custom built-ins. Large corner guest suite with fabulous en-suite bathroom. 2 additional large guest rooms plus hall bathroom plus convenient laundry room. Finished lower level with large media room/home gym/play room/home office could be designed to create a 5th BR plus entertaining room full bathroom and second laundry room would make for great au pair/in law/guest quarters. mud room with custom built-in bench and cubbies. Access to attached 2-car garage and heated driveway. Incredible location walk able to all that Chestnut Hill has to offer plus several trains stations. Easy access to Center City, suburbs and major highways. 10 year tax abatement. Truly exceptional home brought to you by former Philadelphia Magazine Design Home Builder. Interior photos of a similar house by the same builder.
Sensational, completely updated twin in truly one of the best walking locations in Chestnut Hill, just steps from Germantown Avenue. From a charming front porch, enter the generous first floor, beautifully opened up, offering a living room with ventless gas fireplace, dining area and custom kitchen. Features include mahogany cabinets, granite countertops and stainless Whirlpool appliances. Upstairs, on the second floor, 3 bedrooms, hall bath and laundry. Heading to the third floor, check out the knockout master suite, featuring the master bath of your dreams! Carrara marble floors, vanity, steam shower with Grohe fixtures and a whirlpool bath. Your own personal spa. It~s all in the details with dark engineered wood floors, plantation shutters and crown moldings throughout, as well as high velocity A/C, upgraded electrical and plumbing. Outside a large two tiered deck just waiting for your next entertaining adventure. A short walk to the train, shops, restaurants, schools, Pastorious Park and the Wissahickon trails. We look forward to introducing you to this exceptional living experience.
Introducing 4 East Chestnut Hill Avenue - A truly exceptional restoration of an historic Mid-19th century renowned Chestnut Hill building into 2 unique, urban residences brought to you by premier builder of a Philadelphia Magazine Design Home. With all of the original historic details and integrity of this classic stone structure including soaring ceilings, exposed stone work and beams, original wood work coupled with redesigned floor plan with all of the modern luxurious features for today's living make this a truly special residence. Enter this totally fabulous 3 BR/3.5 BA residence into a grand black and white marble entry foyer. Ascend to a modern, open-concept living floor with Chef's eat-in kitchen, Sub-Zero /Wolf appliances, custom cabinetry and calacatta quartz countertops including large island perfect for daily dining and entertaining. Lovely dining area plus living room ideal~for today's living. Spacious family room with wet bar. Hall marble powder room plus study with brick and stone fireplace and access to a 500 square foot rooftop deck with built-in planters ideal for entertaining. Upstairs features luxurious master suite with spacious BR, walk-in closet with custom built-in systems. Lux spa-like marble Master Bathroom with custom double vanity, oversized step-in shower and separate water closet. 2 additional guest suites plus laundry room complete this floor. Detached garage with optional car lift plus great grassy yard. All new energy efficient systems including many green features including tank less hot water heater, soy based spray foam insulation. 10 year property tax abatement. Premier top of the hill location just a short stroll to train as well as all of the shops, restaurants and markets that this charming historic section of Philadelphia offers.
Fabulous- Fully updated home with open floor plan, beautiful kitchen and baths. This is the gem you've been waiting for. Charming end of row home loaded with charm and character, yet offering tasteful and thoughtful modern amenities. Completely updated mechanicals, 200 AMP electrical service, well maintained~ roof, new porch roof, new windows, new kitchen and baths. ~ Gorgeous and thoughtfully designed kitchen with stainless steel GE appliances- ~kitchen has white shaker style cabinets, honed granite counter tops, subway tile back splash - Wonderful flow on entire main level, perfect for entertaining. Living room with wood burning fireplace, light & bright sun room plus a cozy family room, rear "mud room" perfect for shoes, boots and backpacks. Main level powder room. Mud room leads to a lovely "in town" garden space complete with a beautiful stone retaining wall and a low maintenance Brazilian hardwood deck. House features 5 bedrooms and bonus room. Master suite has en-suite bath with walk in shower, double sink, dressing room with tons of closets and storage, 2nd bedroom served by fully updated hall bath. 3 additional bedrooms and hall bath on 3rd floor. (Hint: you'll love the yoga room!) Roof is composite slate, windows have been replaced with Anderson casement windows. House is served by a gas heating system (zoned) and the main & 2nd level have been outfitted with Mitsubishi splits that provide economical heat and air conditioning. There is a driveway with parking on the side of the house and a detached 1 car garage. Please don't miss this fantastic offering just steps to Germantown Ave and the heart of Chestnut Hill. You can walk to The Fresh Market, Weavers Way, many wonderful restaurants, Pastorius Park and the train!~
Welcome to 7716 Navajo -- This stately home built in 1925 on a coveted quiet Chestnut Hill block has been fully renovated with all the benefits of new construction while retaining the details of a truly elegant Chestnut Hill house built over 100 years ago. Enter into a grand entry foyer with gorgeous new hardwood floors in a herringbone pattern and arched French doors leading out to rear patios affording incredible natural light A true chef's eat-in kitchen complete with custom cabinetry and open shelving, contemporary quartz countertops and island with seating for 4, Sub-Zero/Wolf appliances including windowed refrigerator, double wall ovens, wine refrigerator ideal for entertaining. Lovely casual dining area with ship-lap and glass cabinets for wine storage. Convenient full-sized laundry room with side by side washer/dryer, custom cabinetry and countertops. Lovely dining room plus an Elegant living room with new coffered ceiling, custom built-ins, gas fireplace and French doors leading to rear patio and gas Off the living room is a lovely enclosed sun porch which if perfect for all year round enjoyment. Powder room completes this living floor. Ascend to the second floor with one entire side of the floor encompassing the fabulous master suite oasis. Large master bedroom with cathedral ceiling and French doors leading to sept-ot balcony overlooking the rear grounds and tree top views. Fabulous spa-like Master Bathroom with oversized step-in shower, custom double vanity with carrara marble sinks, wall faucets, and an elegant free-standing soaking tub. Dressing room complete with custom built-ins. Down the hall are 2 additional large suites plus a convenient hall laundry closet with stackable washer/dryer. Third floor features guest quarters with bedroom, full bathroom and sitting area. Partially finished lower level provides flexible space for media room/play room/home gym/office plus a new powder room. All new systems including new plumbing, new electric plus new roof. 2-car attached garage. Lovely grounds and a fabulous location on a quiet tree-lined block yet just a short stroll from Germantown Avenue and the train. Convenient to Center City, transportation, major highways and the suburbs. Truly exceptional.
All new electrical has just been completed in this beautiful Home with Great Character on a Quiet Street! Enter this spacious Chestnut Hill Twin which features beautiful refinished hardwood floors throughout, lots of updated windows for great natural lighting, custom tile faux fireplace in Living Room, gorgeous woodwork and staircases, Updated Oak Cabinet kitchen with an abundance of granite countertops, Stainless steel appliances, ceramic tile backsplash, soft close drawers, sink overlooking double window, and LARGE pantry. The laundry room/half bath is conveniently located on main level with access to large rear yard. The 2nd level features 3 great size bedrooms with the main bedroom having a great space for a walk in closet, plus a 2nd closet. The ceramic tile hall bath is complete with a tub/shower. The 3rd floor is very spacious with two bedrooms and another full bath with extra space for a dressing room or endless possibilities. Other features of this beautiful home include off street parking, all bedrooms having overhead lighting and/or ceiling fans, glass doorknobs, relaxing front covered porch to enjoy the quaintness of the 'no-outlet' street, full unfinished basement with exterior exit for endless possibilities as well. This home is conveniently located close to Chestnut Hill shops, restaurants and public transportation as well. Be sure to set up a showing today!
Lovingly renovated by its current owners, this 1860's Italianate home has an elegance and sophistication that is truly special. The spacious entry foyer sets the stage with its high ceilings and venetian plastered walls. The living room is large and commanding with eleven foot ceilings, seven foot windows, fireplace, and built-in shelving. Perfect for entertaining, the dining room has two sets of french doors that open to both enclosed and open porches. The kitchen is complete with custom cabinetry, original cupboard and pantry, soapstone countertops, Wolf range, and Sub-Zero refrigerator.Off the kitchen are the renovated mud and laundry room. A light- filled staircase leads to the second floor with the master bedroom, bath, and sitting room, and three additional bedrooms down a long dramatic hallway. The third floor has two additional bedrooms, presently used as studio space, and a former bathroom with cedar closet that awaits remodeling.The homes basement has a small workspace and lots of room for storage.The grounds are lovely and private, with mature, specimen plantings, that can be viewed from both porches. Walkable to top of the Hill's great shops and restaurants, the Wissahickon, and just a few blocks from the train.
Priced to Sell! This Chestnut Hill home was built in 1963 on the former Richard Levick Estate. This move in ready, center hall Colonial has new windows, new stucco, new roof, and is just waiting for your finishing touches. Hardwood floors have been refinished throughout the home. First floor features include a sun filled living room with a wood burning fireplace, a dining room with sliders to a back patio. The family room leads to an eat-in kitchen, a convenient updated powder room and large laundry room with access to the attached garage completes this floor. The second floor includes a master bedroom with a private bathroom, 3 additional bedrooms with ample closet space, a hall bathroom and a bonus room that can be used as a walk-in closet or for storage. The unfinished basement has been professionally waterproofed. There is a new heater, air conditioner, and hot water heater. Just a short stroll to the village of Chestnut HIll and the Regional Rail lines of Chestnut Hill East and Chestnut Hill West . Showings will begin at the Open House on Sunday 11/3.
Rare find in desirable Chestnut Hill! Bright and sunny move-in ready home across the street from the playground with an attached garage and additional private parking. Hardwood floors, spacious kitchen, powder room, neutral decor, and partially finished basement. Walk to restaurants, Farmers Market, and public transportation!
Welcome to Chestnut Hill! This charming 3 bedroom, 2 bath home is conveniently located 1 block from Germantown Avenue and neighboring Water Tower fields, playground and tennis courts. Enjoy the excitement of the neighborhood from the recently renovated front porch or enjoy the beautiful views from the large rear deck! The first floor features hardwood floors, living room, dining room and open kitchen area with large island, granite counters, custom backsplash and stainless appliance. Second floor features 3 bedrooms and new hall bath. Two skylights allow plenty of light to brighten the entire house. The basement is completely finished and includes a full bath with ceramic tiled floors, laundry area, plenty of storage and new hot water heater. This fine home is located within walking distance of public transportation, shops, restaurants, library and schools! Its been well cared for and loved by the owners. An abundance of street parking is available immediately surrounding Water Tower.
A very rare offering. 8315 Seminole Street, built in 1925 by G.W. & W.D Hewitt architects and situated on one of the most prestigious streets in the charming enclave of Chestnut Hill, has been fully restored and re-envisioned for modern living. In 2014, under the guidance of Philadelphia architect John S. Andrews Inc. and in collaboration with a leading NYC interior designer and Chestnut Hill's Starr Osborne, this property was updated to perfection. Upon entering the large three-story foyer, one is embraced by the homes charm and elegance. The living room with a new gas burning fireplace and large original glass windows overlooks the lush surrounding landscape. On the other side of the entry foyer is the dazzling dining room with new shimmering wall covering and chandelier. A lovely sun porch flows off the dining room and offers floor to ceiling views of the property's specimen trees. Also on the first floor are a chic new study with grass cloth wall covering and new custom milled bookshelves, a new powder room, and a new elegant eat-in kitchen with custom cabinetry, Joanne Hudson tile backsplash, Calcutta gold marble countertops, Subzero, Wolf and Bosch appliances, radiant heat floors, banquette seating for up to 10 and a wet bar perfect for entertaining. The kitchen connects to a mudroom with custom cubbies and extra storage. From the mudroom, one can exit to the back terrace that leads to the pebbled patio and a detached two-car garage. On the second and third floors, there are a total of 5/6 bedrooms and 4 full baths as well as a new second-floor laundry room and playroom, both spaces with fitted with custom built-ins. The 2nd-floor master is complete with original wood burning fireplace, new dressing room with island, and an en-suite master bath with two sinks and a large shower with Calcutta gold porcelain tiles from Porcelanosa. All bathrooms were masterfully updated by Dennis F. Meyer Inc. and the whole house was renovated by a team of artisans. All new electrical, a new high-efficiency natural gas heating system, 3 zones of high-velocity cooling as well as a basement cedar closet have been added for modern living. The manageable grounds, just under half an acre, have been skillfully designed over the last four years. New pebble patios, garden beds, and a newly planted wall of trees all help create an outdoor sanctuary. In addition, landscape lighting was added to elegantly note the beauty of the yard and the home in the evening. The homes stone foundation has been sealed and masons have professionally tuck pointed the facade. Premium wireless service throughout the home installed by World Wide Stereo and a new sound system on the main level make 8315 Seminole the rarest of finds a new home steeped in the tradition of the past and one perfect for entertaining and family life. The property is walkable to two commuter train stations, Chestnut Hill's quality shops and restaurants on Germantown Avenue, local public and private schools and the walking, biking and riding trails of the Wissahickon Park. Seller is a licensed PA agent.
Today's buyers will feel right at home in this stately Chestnut Hill single with over 5000 square feet of space, six fireplaces, a lovely half acre lot with loads of privacy and a detached carriage house and garage with an elevator to a finished 2nd floor. Originally built in the 1880s as a Victorian style house, the home was later rehabbed by noted architect Robert McGoodwin and transformed into a French Norman residence. The front entrance with its impressive columns, wide stone steps and welcoming red front door opens to an interior that is gracious and appealing. The first floor consists of a large reception hall, pretty LR with French doors, formal dining room, an expansive and comfortable year round sun room with endless windows, a lovely library with many built ins, a charming up to date country kitchen with open shelving, granite counters, center island and tile backsplash, breakfast room and butler's pantry with a slate floor used for entertaining. All of the main rooms have fireplaces. There is also a laundry area and two powder rooms on the first floor. There is a 3-room main bedroom suite plus bathroom on the 2nd floor with fireplaces in two of the rooms, two additional bedrooms and a large hall bathroom. The third floor offers four rooms, all freshly painted with brand new carpeting, and a bath. The home has been lovingly maintained with central air for the first and third floors, split units on the 2nd floor, updated electric, newer 3-zoned high efficiency furnace and many other upgrades. Refinished wood floors gleam, the closet space in the home is incredible and most rooms have been freshly painted. The detached carriage house with two car heated garage is a delight with an elevator to 2nd floor quarters -- perfect for an in-law, au pair or for use as an office. A long driveway curves from front to back offering additional off street parking. Trains and buses are close by and Chestnut Hill shopping is within walking distance. This is a truly wonderful property in move in condition at an affordable price. Come see.
For building your foundation, consider this quaint Chestnut Hill Twin. Imagine what you~ll achieve and experience in this exceptional home, built with 4 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, hardwood flooring throughout and a spacious backyard. The possibilities are limitless. The proximity to the Wyndmoor train station and the shops and restaurants on Germantown Ave make this an ideal home for anyone looking for all that Chestnut Hill has to offer. Feel its potential in person by booking a private tour today.
MOTIVATED SELLER! ALL REASONABLE OFFERS WILL BE CONSIDERED!This luxurious new construction home built by premier local builders, Baker Street Partners sits on just under .50 acre lot & spans over 5000 square feet. Situated on a quiet friendly street, its only a short walk to all that Chestnut Hill offers; with its family friendly community of cobbled stone streets, restaurants, shopping, parks, walking trails and fun activities. Gracious 2 story reception hall with soaring ceilings and a grand sweeping butterfly staircase draws you into this elegant home. Magnificent details of open spaces, coffered ceilings, detailed mill work, random 7" width hardwood floors and thoughtful moldings showcase a floor plan for today's living with architectural details and design of Chestnut Hill's stately older homes. A masterpiece of design and craftsmanship for today's lifestyle. Entertain in grand style in the large sunlit living room with magnificent coffered ceilings and wainscotting wall trim which flows into the family/den area that features gorgeous back wall of french transomed doors. Brick styled indoor/outdoor gas fireplace with built in shelving and beautiful 9 paneled molding above the reclaimed wood mantle looks out onto the beautiful Pennsylvania blue slate farm styled covered patio and private outdoor space. Large bright formal dining room is stunning with spectacular lighting and contemporary styled french doors that lead into the kitchen. Tremendous top of the line kitchen includes all superior professional Thermadore Masterpiece Collection with a home connection experience that allows you to control your appliances from a smart device! Premium finishes, a true gourmet kitchen! Beautiful suede finished Calcutta style Silestone quartz counter tops. Top of the line furniture style cabinets with all details carefully selected and quality crafted such as aged brass styled hardware. Custom leather seating banquette with an amazing hand crafted English Walnut table. Mudroom off of the kitchen and garage that you will love! Brick styled herringboned patterned flooring with a perfect sized niche covered in Ship Lap to drop off coats and shoes. Beautiful powder room with old styled marble basin sink, Your own sunlit back office space to run the house sits in the most convenient spot with entrance to the covered patio. Back stairs to the 2nd floor are also found off the kitchen. 2nd floor offers a fantastic reading nook at the top of the landing with custom cabinetry. Master bedroom is a private oasis with vaulted ceilings, large spacious closet, en suite bath that features a free standing tub, restoration hardware St. James collection double vanity with Calcutta gold suede finish countertop, heated floor with exquisite basket weave imported stone flooring, oversized double shower with seamless shower doors and private water closet. 3 more bedrooms are offered on this floor with 2 bedrooms sharing a Jack and Jill bathroom with amazing sunlight, beautiful tumble subway tile, double vanity and private water closet. Stunning hall bath that offers a standing shower covered in Carrera marble herringbone design, & designer floor with seamless shower door. 3rd floor offers buyers to customize either a 5th bedroom or dedicated office space with full bath and plenty of storage space. Lower level has full bath, open space for media room, gym or whatever your needs may be! Spacious rooms abound in this home with a flow that is perfect for all of your entertaining needs. TEN YEAR TAX ABATEMENT.
Welcome to 30 West Chestnut Hill Avenue - An historic restoration and renovation of a classic stone house in prime top of the hill location. This 5 BR/3 full plus 2 half BA late 19th century home features a recreated floor plan ideal for today's modern lifestyle.Inviting entry foyer with stone fireplace and original millwork is flooded with natural light. Light oak floors, large windows and white walls give this house a light and airy feel. Spacious living room with another fireplace and gorgeous new crown molding opens to a large dining room with fireplace and French doors opening to covered porch. A true chef's eat-in kitchen including Sub-Zero/Wolf appliances, chic black and white cabinetry, contemporary quartz countertops, island and bar area perfect for entertaining. Rear mud room with custom built-in cubbies and bench plus powder room complete this fabulous living floor. Ascend to the second floor with the luxurious master suite. Spacious MBR with 2 closets plus spa-lie en-suite marble BA, with oversized step-in shower with frame less glass door, double vanity separate water closet and radiant-heated floor. Large light filled guest room plus new hall bathroom and home office/sitting room completed this floor. Third floor features 2 additional guest BR's with adjoining full bathroom. New finished lower level is incredible additional living space. Spacious flexible room ideal for media room/playroom/ gym including wet bar and powder room. Additional room with closet could make a guest BR or flexible living or storage room. With all new systems including new dual HVAC, plumbing, electric, tankless hot water heater and a modern floor plan this house has all the benefits of new construction coupled with all the original character and details of a historic Chestnut Hill house. Gorgeous new landscaping including flagstone patio and enclose yard perfect for dog lovers. Lovely new stone and gravel pathways and plantings. Short walk to the train, shops, markets, restaurants and cafes on Germantown Avenue. Convenient to Center City, major highways and the suburbs. Truly exceptional.
Quiet, Cheerful and Convenient best describe this lovely home. Close enough to the hustle and bustle of downtown Chestnut Hill, yet far enough away to peacefully enjoy the private roof deck, backyard, and flagstone patio. The well-designed floorplan can accommodate almost any layout you are seeking. Nicely updated baths, central air, hardwood floors, stainless steel appliances, and appropriately sized rooms accent the interior. Iconic stone exterior, arched front doorway, deep windowsills, and custom millwork provide timeless elegance to this property. Not too small and not too large, both inside and out. Offering character, charm, functionality, individuality, comfortable space, entertaining space, privacy, efficiency, and a uniquely convenient location. This property has many outstanding qualities.
Presenting 437 West Chestnut Hill Avenue, one of Chestnut Hill's finest estates, set on 2.87 beautifully landscaped acres. The 2 and 1/2 story Georgian Styled residence was designed by noted Philadelphia Architect Arthur Brockie. This one-of-a-kind property has been lovingly updated, cared for and preserved throughout the years, and includes many recent improvements by the current owners. The front to back entry hall with fireplace is the perfect place to greet guests, and both formal and cozy spaces abound. Large formal dining room with fireplace and original moldings, paneled study with built in's and fireplace, formal living room and a delightful sunroom with commanding views of the entire property. The new eat-in kitchen is a chefs delight with center island, prep area, Sub-Zero's, a Viking commercial range and breakfast area, perfect for everyday family meals. Just off the kitchen is the new family room, with custom built-ins, small bar/beverage area and study. The lavish master suite offers his and her updated baths and closets, including an extra-large walk-in closet and separate dressing room. Multiple bedroom suites with updated baths, large second floor laundry and den, inviting and large third floor with additional bedrooms, baths and gym. A carriage house, green house, pool and multiple terraces complete this spectacular estate. Rich with original details and complimented by many recent improvements, this property is one of the area's finest offerings.
Nestled among prestigious Chestnut Hill homes, this property offers great opportunities in a very special location. The home sits on a large wooded lot on a beautiful shaded street. Acclaimed private schools and the Wissahickon Skating Club are a short walk down the road. Standard Colonial style, living room features a large picture window surrounded by built-in bookcases, dining room, an added porch study room off the the dining room, eat-in kitchen, family room with a wood burning fireplace and slider doors. Central air conditioning with 4 bedrooms, 2-1/2 baths. Newer heating and cooling systems. 2 car attached garage. Property can be nicely upgraded. Affordable with so much to offer to a special buyer.
Spectacular new construction in desirable location in Chestnut Hill. 4-stop elevator runs from the finished lower level all the way up to the secondary bedroom floor. Fabulous living floor perfect for today's modern lifestyle. Spacious living room with gas fireplace, coffered ceiling and gorgeous French doors. Center formal dining room perfect for entertaining and holidays. A true Chef's Eat-In Kitchen featuring Sub-Zero/Wolf appliances, custom cabinetry and back splash, choice of quartz/marble/granite counter tops, island with seating for 3-4, wine refrigerator with open shelving ideal for entertaining. Access to rear mud room with custom built-in cubbies and bench area plus convenient powder room. Ascend to the master floor oasis encompassing the entire second floor. Spacious 22x14 Master Bedroom. Runway-style hallway leads to dual walk-in closets with custom built-in shelving and drawers opening to huge spa-like master bathroom with over sized step-in shower with bench, custom dual vanities, luxurious soaking tub and separate water closet. Convenient laundry room plus sitting room or home office complete this floor. Third floor features lovely guest suite with walk-in closet and en-suite bathroom. Two additional bedrooms each with walk-in closets and a shared bathroom plus a second laundry room. Spacious finished lower level with media room/play room/home gym/home office, powder room, plus guest suite with en-suite full bathroom perfect for au-pair or in-law quarters. 2 car garage. Located in the heart of Chestnut Hill, this magnificent schist stone home is just a short stroll to multiple train stations as well as the shops, markets and restaurants on Germantown Avenue. 25 minutes to Center City, easy access to the suburbs, transportation, major highways and Fairmount Park. 10 year property tax abatement. Truly exceptional homes in a lovely enclave of this charming and historic section of Philadelphia.
Spectacular new construction in desirable location in Chestnut Hill. 4-stop elevator runs from the finished lower level all the way up to the secondary bedroom floor. Fabulous living floor perfect for today's modern lifestyle. Spacious living room with gas fireplace, coffered ceiling and gorgeous French doors. Center formal dining room perfect for entertaining and holidays. A true Chef's Eat-In Kitchen featuring Sub-Zero/Wolf appliances, custom cabinetry and back splash, choice of quartz/marble/granite counter tops, island with seating for 3-4, wine refrigerator with open shelving ideal for entertaining. Access to rear mud room with custom built-in cubbies and bench area plus convenient powder room. Ascend to the master floor oasis encompassing the entire second floor. Spacious 22x14 Master Bedroom. Runway-style hallway leads to dual walk-in closets with custom built-in shelving and drawers opening to huge spa-like master bathroom with over sized step-in shower with bench, custom dual vanities, luxurious soaking tub and separate water closet. Convenient laundry room plus sitting room or home office complete this floor. Third floor features lovely guest suite with walk-in closet and en-suite bathroom. Two additional bedrooms each with walk-in closets and a shared bathroom plus a second laundry room. Spacious finished lower level with media room/play room/home gym/home office, powder room, plus guest suite with en-suite full bathroom perfect for au-pair or in-law quarters. 2 car garage. Located in the heart of Chestnut Hill, these detached homes are just a short stroll to multiple train stations as well as the shops, markets and restaurants on Germantown Avenue. 25 minutes to Center City, easy access to the suburbs, transportation, major highways and Fairmount Park. 10 year property tax abatement. Truly exceptional homes in a lovely enclave of this charming and historic section of Philadelphia.
Spectacular new construction in desirable location in Chestnut Hill. Optional 4-stop elevator runs from the finished lower level all the way up to the secondary bedroom floor. Fabulous living floor perfect for today's modern lifestyle. Spacious living room with gas fireplace, coffered ceiling and gorgeous French doors. Center formal dining room perfect for entertaining and holidays. A true Chef's Eat-In Kitchen featuring Sub-Zero/Wolf appliances, custom cabinetry and back splash, choice of quartz/marble/granite counter tops, island with seating for 3-4, wine refrigerator with open shelving ideal for entertaining. Access to rear mud room with custom built-in cubbies and bench area plus convenient powder room. Ascend to the master floor oasis encompassing the entire second floor. Spacious 22x14 Master Bedroom. Runway-style hallway leads to dual walk-in closets with custom built-in shelving and drawers opening to huge spa-like master bathroom with over sized step-in shower with bench, custom dual vanities, luxurious soaking tub and separate water closet. Convenient laundry room plus sitting room or home office complete this floor. Third floor features lovely guest suite with walk-in closet and en-suite bathroom. Two additional bedrooms each with walk-in closets and a shared bathroom plus a second laundry room. Spacious optional finished lower level with media room/play room/home gym/home office, optional powder room, plus optional guest suite with en-suite full bathroom perfect for au-pair or in-law quarters. 2 car garage. Located in the heart of Chestnut Hill, these detached homes are just a short stroll to multiple train stations as well as the shops, markets and restaurants on Germantown Avenue. 25 minutes to Center City, easy access to the suburbs, transportation, major highways and Fairmount Park. 10 year property tax abatement. Truly exceptional homes in a lovely enclave of this charming and historic section of Philadelphia.
Welcome to Beaufort, a truly spectacular property, in the most desirable Chestnut Hill location, beautifully sited on 1 acre overlooking the Wissahickon Valley Park. Designed by Tilden and Register architects, and built circa 1910, this exquisite center hall colonial underwent an extensive renovation in 2013. The first floor features a brightly lit, gracious floor plan with coveted architectural details and moldings. Enter a large entry hall with handsome staircase, formal living room with french doors, large formal dining room, cozy wood paneled library, all with working fireplaces. Fabulous Joanne Hudson gourmet kitchen with all the bells and whistles, adjacent butler's pantry and family room. Upstairs, in addition to a wonderful master suite with sitting room, fireplace and terrace, two floors of bedrooms, baths, laundry, offices and gym The separate carriage house has a 4-car garage and well appointed 3-room apartment. Extensive landscape plan with tiered lawns, stone walls, brick patios, lovely pool with restored bluestone pool surround. Enjoy an extremely private setting, enviable commute to Center City, and a short walk to the Chestnut Hill village, schools, public transportation, just steps from the coveted Wissahickon trails.