The median home value in Villanova, PA is $1,150,000.
the county median home value of $860,000.
The national median home value is $277,796.
The average price of homes sold in Villanova, PA is $1,150,000.
Approximately 86% of Villanova homes are owned,
compared to 8% rented, while
7% are vacant.
Villanova real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale.
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Perfectly situated on a 1.45-acre lot, on a quiet cul-de-sac in a well sought Villanova neighborhood, you will find 1224 Lakemont Road. A lovely 5-bedroom, 5-bathroom (3 Full, 2 Half) home that is equipped with everything you want or need. Not only is the home itself wonderful but the neighborhood and proximity to nearby parks, and major highways add to the value of this already highly valued home. The lovely PA Bluestone walkway leads to the front door that opens to the bright and airy two-story foyer. To the left is the formal dining room with large windows that drench the space with warm natural light and overlook the expansive front yard. Off the dining room is the updated kitchen, which features granite countertops, plenty of maple soft-close cabinets, and stainless-steel appliances. The appliances include a Wolf 4-burner gas stove, and Kitchen Aid double ovens, built-in microwave, refrigerator, and dishwasher. The kitchen is spacious and well-maintained making cooking that much more enjoyable. From the kitchen there are doors leading to the side patio, as well as the wonderful, oversized attached 2-car garage with epoxy finished floors. The family room is open and sun-filled and includes a gas fireplace, radiant heat, and a powder room. This room leads to the back deck that overlooks the sweeping backyard with space to design the grounds to suit your needs. Relax on the peaceful deck and soak in the nature and outdoor space around you. This is the perfect place to spend warmer days: reading, relaxing, or catching up with family and friends. Back inside is the elegant formal living room with the second gas fireplace that will keep you warm on colder days. The first floor is complete with the first two bedrooms. The first bedroom is currently being used as an office and is well-sized with a deep closet and built ins. The second is the primary bedroom featuring two large closets with built-ins and a large ensuite bathroom with a double sink vanity, heated towel bar, stall shower and soaking tub. A full hallway bathroom completes the main floor. Upstairs are the three additional bedrooms which are well-sized and feature hardwood floors and deep closets. They share the Jack-and-Jill style full bathroom with a double sink vanity, bathtub, and stall shower. The upstairs hallway closet includes plumbing and could be easily converted into another bathroom, if desired. Open to the large unfinished attic space that is perfect storage space or could eventually be converted into additional living space. The cozy lower level has so much to offer with a wet bar great for entertaining, a powder room, photo lab, and huge back storage room. The lower level is perfect for a game room with its pool/billiard room, an at-home gym, entertainment space, or extra living space to sit back and relax by the gas fireplace. Additionally, there is a full house generator. From the lower level you can exit to the back patio which is a great space to grill when the weather gets warm. This home is filled with so much character and has been meticulously cared for and loved. With its lovely sun-filled indoor living spaces and its expansive grounds, all while in a highly desired neighborhood, this home will be a pleasure for its new owners!
This spectacular, 4 bed, 2.5 bath Colonial is conveniently located on a quiet cul-de-sac in sought after Villanova In the heart of Lower Merion, around the corner from the brand new Black Rock Middle School and just minutes from downtown Wayne, Bryn Mawr, Conshohocken, KOP mall, Radnor R5 train Station, local Trolley stops, and major highways. This home has it all and is an unbelievable value. The 1st floor has an inviting entryway, a lovely formal living room, dining room, family room with gas fireplace adjacent to the eat-in kitchen with double oven, cooktop and stainless steel refrigerator, large, light-filled sunroom overlooking manicured grounds and back terrace, powder room, mud room/laundry room and attached 2-car garage. The 2nd floor features a master bedroom with walk-in closet, built-in dressing table and mirror, and en suite bathroom with glass shower. Three other spacious bedrooms and a hall bathroom with bath tub complete the second floor. There is plenty of hang out space in the expansive, finished Lower Level which includes a large storage room and utility closet. Feel secure with a full-house generator and enjoy the landscaped, flat, front yard, beautiful flagstone terrace, and private, fenced-in backyard which serves as an oasis for relaxing or entertaining. Wonderful shopping and delicious restaurants are close by. This property is a must-see!
A rare refurbished log barn in Villanova, 1408 Rene Road is truly one-of-a-kind. Its rustic appeal and character-filled features, like wrap-around porch, branch railings and natural wood structure, paired with its unbeatable functionality, flow, and ample living space, make this unique spot the perfect place to call home. As you enter this magnificent estate, the first thing you will see is the spacious living room with reclaimed hardwood floors, a cozy wood-burning fireplace, and incredible beamed ceilings, trusses and log walls that give it a warm & inviting feel. Large white and red wine refrigerators and a wet bar with a game table underneath the stairs make this room ideal for entertaining. To the right of the entrance, there are French doors that lead you to a step down office with custom built-ins, which adds to the functionality of this level. Surrounding two story windows and a large solarium skylight allow natural light to flow in during the day and frame the nearby city lights and stars at night. Past the living room, you will find the handsome gourmet kitchen, which features a large island, soapstone countertops, farmhouse sink, gas fireplace, and high-end appliances. The heart of the kitchen is the beautiful Aga stove which exemplifies the way this home blends ageless charm and modern luxury. Off the main kitchen is a smaller full service kitchen and pantry. The main kitchen, along with a big, bright breakfast area, is lined with windows and has access to the incredible rear yard. A mudroom, first-floor laundry room, and powder room add to the functionality and convenience of this home. The gem of the first floor is the private ownerÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂs suite. As you walk into the primary bedroom youÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂll find ample space, a large walk through closet, a gas fireplace, and a laundry room. Two large separate marble bathrooms, one with luxurious soaking tub, are attached by a two story shower. The second floor has four bedrooms and three full bathrooms, two of which are en suite, and one is a Jack & Jill bath. There is also a convenient second floor laundry room. A spiral staircase takes you up to a third floor, which includes a broad finished loft area with custom built-ins, a full bath and a sweeping view of the living room below. The finished lower level has a den, theater, full bath, and sizable art studio equipped with a sink, cabinets, microwave oven and a gas fireplace. The lower level has access to the backyard and an attached two-car garage. There is also a separate one-bay garage, which connects to sizable conditioned storage space. Outside, the wooded grounds of this stunning property are perfect for relaxing, entertaining, and simply enjoying the outdoors. With its large partially heated and covered deck, charming gazebo, and in-ground saltwater heated pool, the tree-lined backyard, with ever-changing gardens, has tons of space to enjoy and provides optimal privacy for you & your loved ones. All this in the nearby green spaces like the Philadelphia Country Club, Stonleigh Garden, Chanticler, and Morris Arboretum yet still an easy commute to City Center and close to trendy shops & restaurants.
This exquisite stone estate manor home seamlessly blends high quality construction, modern luxury amenities, an expansive floor plan, and a transitional design aesthetic. Located on a breathtaking cul-de-sac in a highly desirable Villanova neighborhood, this property abuts the iconic Ardrossan Estate. Extensive updates and sophisticated architectural elements abound throughout this 5-bedroom, 4-bath, 2-powder room residence. The McIntyre Capron custom-designed home is accessed from a circular driveway surrounded by lush landscaping and mature specimen plantings. A custom mahogany arched front door opens to a spacious foyer that has a direct sight line to a wall of windows and French door that leads to the spectacular, private, level yard. High ceilings and detailed millwork set the tone for the superior workmanship in this home. The living room is highlighted by a gas fireplace with slate hearth, large windows, and custom built-in bookshelves. French doors from the living room and foyer open into the library. A formal powder room in between the living room and dining room and a double-width front hall coat closet add to the extra amenities that make this the perfect home for entertaining. The large dining room easily accommodates seating for 12-14 people. The butlerâs pantry is equipped with a Sub-Zero wine refrigerator and a stainless-steel sink. The gourmet chefâs kitchen features a 48â BlueStar gas range, Sub-Zero refrigerator, Bosch double-ovens and dishwasher, Caesarstone countertops, Wood Mode cabinetry, center island with counter seating, and a show-stopping custom-designed glass front walk-in china closet. The open concept kitchen adjoins a sun-filled breakfast room with vaulted ceiling and windows that reveal breathtaking views of the rear grounds. Accessed from both the breakfast room and the kitchen is the family room, the focal point of which is a stunning custom floor-to-ceiling surround that features a gas fireplace and media center. A Sonos sound system streams music through ceiling-mounted Boston Acoustics speakers throughout the first floor and outdoor patio. Custom built-in bookshelves and reading bench, motorized window shade, and remote-controlled ceiling fan perfect the comfort enhancements of this room. Completing the first floor is a mudroom with slate floor, a second powder room, and access to an oversized 3-car garage. Ascend the main staircase to the grand scale primary bedroom suite with dressing area and two large walk-in closets. The primary bathroom has twin vanities, walk-in shower, and a soaking tub with jets. Another en-suite bedroom has a walk-in closet, built-in bed frame, headboard, and nightstands, and bathroom with skylight. Three additional generously sized bedrooms have all been professionally decorated. The Jack-and-Jill hall bath has two sinks and a bathtub with shower. Carpeted stairs lead up to a sprawling unfinished third floor that provides abundant storage space. The convenient second floor laundry room with a large utility sink completes this level and a back staircase returns to the kitchen. The lower level comprises a game room with a Polk audio surround sound system, professionally equipped office space, full bathroom, home gym, and additional storage and mechanical rooms. This incredible light-filled home has countless amenities for easy living, including a 220v line to charge an electric car, wireless Lutron lighting system, Generac generator, security system, Meraki wifi extenders, and conveniently placed USB port electrical outlets. Recent updates include two furnaces, hot water heater, and smart thermostats. From the custom hand-chiseled stonework and flagstone windowsills to the herringbone brick design on the chimney, no detail was spared in the construction and design of this exceptional house. Located in the Radnor School district in the heart of the Main Line, this property is just moments away from downtown Wayne, Chanticleer Gardens, and the Blue Route.
Situated on nearly one acre in Villanova Radnor Township, this property is located on Radnor Valley Golf Course. Radnor Valley Drive is a secluded double cul de- sac street with no cut through traffic. A few hundred yard to the West are Overbrook Golf Club and Academy of Notre Dame. This home is a Mid -century modern home which was completely renovated to the original shell. Construction completed in July 2022. Interior and exterior walls and roof were removed to the studs. All new plywood, insulation and cement board were installed. All windows were enlarged and replaced with Viwinco energy efficient windows. Sliding doors are made by Anderson. The roof has CertainTeed Landmark shingles. This property was completely reconfigured and rebuilt by Main Line builder Vince Sposato The floor plan now has open kitchen with all high end Thermador appliances including double wall ovens, built in microwave, gas cook top with exhaust vent and stainless steel refrigerator and freezer. A walk in pantry was created for storage. There is an quartz island for food preparation with room for seating. Directly off the kitchen , there is a flag stone patio accessed through sliding glass doors. This patio provides views of the adjacent golf course. The kitchen flows into a family room featuring a gas fired brick fireplace A few steps up leads into is Master bedroom with two walk-in closets, private bath and access to new deck which also overlooks the backyard and golf course. There is private room off Master Bedroom which can be used as home office or studio. Laundry room is also on this level. The next level features three(3) bedrooms with two(2) full baths . The top level of the home houses the fifth(5th) bedroom and full bathroom. Great thought and craftsmanship was used to bring this property into a Modern home in the award winning Radnor Township School District.
Come See This Main Line Beauty! Truly a show stopper with its elegant curb appeal, you won't miss this home on the block. Beautifully renovated exterior with a new roof, new windows, new stone and vinyl siding, and meticulous landscaping. Enter right into a bright grand foyer with new marble flooring, which opens to a sunken family room and a new eat in kitchen with granite counter tops, custom cabinets, stainless steel appliances and tile flooring. Large dining room with seating for 10+ and spacious living room with a fireplace. There is also a main floor bedroom, full bath and a laundry room which is located off of the kitchen to allow for first floor living. Upper level features three large bedrooms, full bath and master suite. Finished basement offers additional living space for storage, playroom, work area, office etc. There is also plenty of room for outdoor entertaining with the new oversized composite wrap around deck.
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Perfectly positioned on the corner lot of Mount Pleasant Rd and Prospect Hill in Villanova, one of the most desirable neighborhoods on the Main Line, 1501 Mount Pleasant Rd has officially hit the market! Sitting on just over .75 acres this once split level was revamped in 2001 with the addition of a master suite floor taking this stunning property to approximately 6,200 Sq Ft. In addition, added features including the floor-to-ceiling vaulted kitchen with customized arch windows, remodeled half bath on the main level, and additional sunroom with heated flooring are just several key highlights, which has created a desirable oasis for any homeowner. Upon entry into your large foyer with custom limestone floors, you are greeted by an abundance of natural light and expansive views of the main level family and dining room, sunroom/library, and breakfast area just off of the ultimate chef's kitchen. Complete with top-of-the-line appliances including a sub-zero refrigerator/freezer, Wolf 6-burner stovetop, and tons of storage and cooking space, you will be ready for any occasion from family meals to larger parties. As you make your way to the second-floor living quarters, you will find three bedrooms and an additional flex living space (currently being used as an office). Conveniently located just off of the original master and ensuite bath you will find the laundry room enhancing the second floor. Continue upstairs, where your must-see master suite awaits! Including a sitting area, a separate wing for the master closet with additional storage space, cathedral ceilings, a master fireplace, his and her personal closets, an ensuite master spa with soaking tub, and a private terrace to enjoy your morning coffee. Make your way downstairs to the lower level and get ready to mix things up! Here you will find the ultimate entertainment space including two additional bedrooms with a shareable full bath, media room, built-in wet bar with dual wine coolers, sunroom with a full bath and sauna, and access to your private pool and backyard. With plenty of extra space surrounding the private pool, the options are endless. Enjoy cooking out back with your Wolf grill, or planting fresh vegetables and herbs in your personal garden as you watch the kids play. Located in the award-winning Lower Merion School District, with easy access to tons of restaurants, shopping and entertainment, major highways, and public transportation, this Main Line gem will not last long. Make your appointment today!
Ultimate privacy, unmatched serenity, and unrivaled luxury await you at this 7 bedroom, 8.4 bath custom estate on arguably the most desirable lot in its sought-after Villanova neighborhood. Constructed and maintained by the renowned E. B. Mahoney Builders and sprawling across two lush acres that have been expertly landscaped with uplighting, not one detail of 893 Parkes Run Lane has been left undone. A long cobblestone-lined driveway leads you to this iconic Pennsylvania Fieldstone and wood-sided residence truly representative of the homeâs established neighborhood. The grand two-story foyer instantly welcomes you with soaring ceilings, a circular main staircase, light maple wood floors, moldings, and custom built-ins that can be found throughout most of the home. With ample space for living, dining, and entertaining, walk through the foyer and into the two story great room showcasing a wood burning fireplace, built-ins, and a wall of windows overlooking the peaceful backyard oasis. Walk past the wet bar and fall in love with the chefâs kitchen featuring two center islands, an efficient work space, pantry, and access to the rear upper patio. High-end kitchen appliances include a Thermador 8-burner range and double oven, SubZero fridge and freezer, a double sink, and single sink. Adjacent, a breakfast room has corner built-ins and french doors that open to the rear upper patio. Off of the kitchen, a butlerâs pantry with a sink and dishwasher will guide you to the formal dining room offering vistas of the front of the property. A first floor bedroom suite with a full bath is the perfect space for a guest, in-law, or nanny suite. The first home office provides access to a front terrace, while the second home office and a bonus den provide access to a rear terrace. Rounding out the main level, there are two powder rooms, including one with distinctive travertine stonework and one-of-a-kind wallpaper illustrating construction plans of the home, a storage room, and mudroom with plenty of built-ins, an exit to a covered porch, and entry to the three-car garage. Escape each evening to your beautiful primary suite located on the second floor. Youâll find large windows, built-ins, a walk-in closet, and sitting area that leads to another private terrace showcasing views of the rear of the property. The ensuite primary bath boasts a travertine walk in shower, a double sink vanity with built-ins, and a private water closet. Nearby, bedrooms 3-6 each have walk-in closets, high ceilings, and ensuite bathrooms. Currently in use as a craft room with a separate sitting area and its own full bathroom, this space can be converted into a seventh bedroom if desired. Before accessing the rear staircase, take note of a second floor laundry room. Seamlessly host friends and family year-round, as the walk-out lower level is equipped with an entertainment room that has a projector and stadium screen, horseshoe wet bar with copper detailing, game room, fitness room, steam room, 2nd washer and dryer, a full bathroom, and a walk in cedar closet. Moreover, there is access to a utility room with ample storage and which houses the HVAC and electrical systems. In addition, there is an emergency back-up generator. Not to be missed, enjoy everlasting solitude outdoors thanks to the in-ground saltwater pool, hot tub, pergola flagstone patio, and a putting green. Additionally, a pool cabana hosts the propertyâs fourth powder room, a bar area, built-in grill, wood burning fireplace, and an eating area with a sink and mini fridge. A driveway sensor provides an alert as to when a visitor is stopping by. What truly sets this homeâs location apart from the rest is its nearby proximity to Radnor walking trails, Chanticleer Gardens, and the many esteemed attractions of both Wayne and Villanova.
Enjoy the finest standard of living in the prestigious and gated community of Wrenfield. This highly-coveted townhome features three bedrooms, three full bathrooms, and a main level half bathroom. The main foyer naturally leads to the spacious Living Room with a wood-burning fireplace and large windows that intercept the north-western light. The living space opens up to the formal Dining Room, perfect for entertaining large crowds or hosting an intimate gathering. Through the exiting double doors, you will find the large Family Room and informal dining spaces. An exquisite wet bar with glass shelving, gold sink, and white cabinetry can be found next to the second fireplace. This room also has large skylight windows and access to the private backyard and patio. Continuing into the Kitchen, you will find abundant storage, a large island with two sinks and a dishwasher, two stacked ovens, fridge, and electric stove with an overhead vent. A half bathroom will complete the main level of this home. The second level can be accessed by the main staircase or an elevator that reaches all three levels. Upstairs, the Primary suite entrance has a balcony that overlooks the Foyer. Inside, the Primary Suite has high ceilings, built-in storage, two walk-in closets, and a luxurious bathroom. The Primary Bathroom features dual sinks, separate steam shower and jacuzzi tub, and private bathroom with a bidet. The remaining two bedrooms will also be found on the second level, sharing a full bathroom with a steam shower. The laundry room is located in the fully-finished basement along with the remaining full bathroom, entertaining area, and multiple finished and unfinished storage areas. 3D Matterport tour available. Under 30 minutes to Center City, 30th St Station, and the PHL airport.
New Construction to be built by Sposato Homes, set on a level almost one acre lot in an established neighborhood setting. Situated perfectly with a perimeter of mature landscaping, this home features well proportioned rooms, a flowing open floor plan that effortlessly merges classic architecture with modern design. The exterior offers a charming wide front porch, and stately hardy plank siding. Inside, a fabulous floor plan allows for effortless entertaining and chic everyday living, with large windows making the space light and bright. Enter through the double entry to a wide open foyer with a stunning staircase and you are welcomed by warm hardwoods and eye catching moldings throughout the main floor. The foyer is flanked by a large living room and a dining room with a fabulous butlers pantry and pantry closet. The Gourmet kitchen is a chefâs dream with custom cabinets, quartz counters, and an 8 foot island with ample seating. The island anchors the space and opens to the breakfast area with doors opening to the large patio overlooking the quiet backyard. Continue to the cozy family room with a luxe coffered ceiling and gas fireplace. Off of the foyer is a hallway accessing the hall closet, formal powder room and a private office/playroom. The first floor is finished with a 3 car garage, a Mud Room including a powder room, built-in bench and cubbies covered side entrance, and a convenient back staircase. A Luxurious Primary Suite features an optional tray ceiling, two walk-in closets and an elegant main bath with stunning finishes including an oversized shower with a built in seat, a free standing soaking tub with views of the back garden below and a double vanity. Four additional spacious bedrooms include 2 suites with private bathrooms and walk-in closets, the remaining two bedrooms share a bathroom with two vanities and separate bath and toilet room. A large laundry room and hall linen closet completes this level. An additional 2,294 sqft is ready for your finishing touches in the lower level! With 2 zone HVAC, Pella Wood windows and custom wood trim this home has quality finishes and all the bells and whistles you are looking for! A stunning level lot with room for a pool makes this the perfect home! All of this is located in the award-winning Lower Merion School District convenient to Center City, major highways and all the Main Line has to offer! Call for more information today! This home can be delivered in approx 12 months. **Property can fit a Swimming Pool**
TO BE BUILT. Stunning modern 6,000 square foot plus home on 1.4 acres of bucolic grounds on a top, quiet tree lined estate street in Villanova (not including walkout lower level). 3 car garage, open floor plan, 5 beds, 5.2 baths, soaring ceilings, state of the art modern kitchen with Wolf/Sub Zero appliance package. Here you can build your dream home and never need to worry about being the most expensive house on this magnificent street. This property offers endless opportunities to create the home of your dreams. Fully customizable, room for a pool. Public sewer. Well known highly reputable local Builder. Contact listing agent for more info.
1.4 acres of bucolic grounds on a top, quiet tree lined street in Villanova. Here you can renovate or build new and never need to worry about being the most expensive house on this magnificent street. This property offers endless opportunities to create the home of your dreams. Recent updates include the kitchen with stainless appliances and newer first floor master bath. The sun-filled lower level is walk-out and offers additional living and entertaining space. Room for a pool. Public sewer available. Well known highly reputable Builder available to do customization, renovation or a new construction home.
Welcome to this beautifully maintained single family home in Villanova with a fantastic layout, this home has so much to offer its next owners. The entryway of the home opens into a two story foyer with a curved staircase. Included on the first floor are an eat-in kitchen, separate dining room, office with elevator, living room with high ceilings, and sizable laundry room. Fantastic natural light, sliding doors and large room sizes are just a few of the features to mention. The second floor houses a large primary bedroom with two walk-in closets, vaulted ceilings and a large primary bathroom. Also included on the second floor are a total of three additional bedrooms, one with a generous en-suite bathroom, and a hallway bathroom. Additional features of the home include a large basement ideal for finishing plus storage space, two car attached garage, whole house generator, beautiful landscaping, and recently insulated attic for additional storage.
A fairytale come true is how you feel when you arrive at this home. Situated in an idyllic setting at the end of a cul de sac and featuring a private lane, this stunning 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom home is the epitome of luxury. This meticulously renovated home by premiere Main Line builder Cullen Construction boasts exquisite attention to detail and elegance. As you walk up the front steps and through the front door youâre greeted by a foyer with a grand staircase, intricate crown molding, beautiful mahogany hardwood floors, and 14â vaulted ceilings. Straight ahead you will find the formal living room showcasing french doors that lead straight out onto the backyard patio and large windows that leave the room sun soaked. A wood burning fireplace sits at the front of the room that features a beautiful gold hearth and mantel with statuesque custom detailing. To the right through an arched doorway is the formal dining room, perfect for all of your family holidays and celebrations. It features a unique built-in custom cabinets ; ideal for displaying and storing dishes, glasses, placemats and more. The large bay windows allow the natural light to stream in and look out onto the enchanted gardens. The spacious kitchen features a custom island with granite countertops and plenty of cabinet space for storage, a custom built-in fridge, a double oven, dishwasher, a cooktop, custom cabinets and more. An open floor plan leads you into the family room with a wood burning fireplace, french doors leading out onto the backyard, a quaint breakfast nook with window seating, and tons of space for entertaining. Beautiful, large windows throughout the room let the light pour in. As you walk up the second staircase you will find the first bedroom suite and guest bedroom. There is a private office off the ownerâs suite, a bathroom featuring a shower and custom bathtub, and hardwood floors throughout. The guest bedroom also has a full private bathroom and tons of closet space. Step down to a "room with a view". Overlooking the front yard sits this. gem of a bedroom with its own bath. Off the formal living room is a wet bar, powder room, and den with a stunning wood burning fireplace and custom built-ins. Just off of the den, the second primary bedroom has a wood fireplace, custom windows, and lots of closet space. As you walk up the hall you will find the spacious and impressive en suite bathroom featuring a walk-in shower, clawfoot tub, built-in cabinets, and a door leading onto the backyard patio where you can have your morning coffee. The 2 acre plus yard features exquisite gardens, custom built stone walls, a charming bridge overlooking a pond, a gunite heated pool, lovely patio, and a pool house that could also be used as a guest suite. Close to all major shopping, schools, universities, restaurants, and more, this home sits in the perfect location. It is truly an oasis of divine elegance.
Incredible opportunity to create your dream home on a beautiful lot in Lower Merion. This 5 bedroom home designed by renowned architect, Cecil Baker, has unique architecture for a new buyer to capture while adding an updated twist. The property currently sits on approximately 4 acres but is in the process of being subdivided and will be sold with approximately 2.4 acres. The home features spacious bedrooms, immense amounts of natural light, 2 fireplaces, a large functional basement, multi-car carport and separate garage with additional storage, a pool, and sits on a stunning lot with privacy. 655 Matsonford Rd is located just minutes from some of the best shops, restaurants, major highways and public transportation in and out of the city and of course award-winning schools in the Lower Merion school district. Property is being sold as is.
Welcome to Braemere, a beautiful Walter Durham English Country Estate home' of approximately 8500 sq ft, built in 1937. The Property is to be sold on a 4.3 acre lot , with an additional 2.3 acre lot subdivided, to be sold separately. Alternatively, the entire 6.7 acre lot can be purchased ( see LA). A magnificent slate roof, copper gutters and original stone walls, within a peaceful and secluded setting. The property sits behind automated gates, on this prestigious street of just 5 homes in the heart of Villanova. The interior has been meticulously refurbished and professionally redesigned by a reputable Main line builder specializing in period and historic renovations. The interior finishes are complete, including white shaker style cabinets using a local artisan custom cabinet maker in Malvern, and quartz counters .Appliances are all stainless steel, including a Fisher Paykel range . Two full size Viking dishwashers at either end of the kitchen adjacent to deep stainless sinks. A French door Dacor refrigerator, GE monogram French door electric wall oven and additional 5 in 1 wall oven. Most plumbing and electric have been replaced including a gas driven generator. Enter through the original front vestibule and appreciate original hardwood floors, dentil moldings, and an exquisite Schoenbeck crystal chandelier, estimated value $15-20K The elegant carved staircase is illuminated by the only remaining original steel framed window which is to be retained to preserve the historic integrity of the residence with the addition of a clear interior panels with humidity and ventilation vents ,The sunken sitting room is another classic Walter Durham feature with shelves and bookcases flanking the entrance There are 4 fireplaces in the home, 3 on the first floor and one in the primary suite, all newly converted to gas for efficiency The formal dining room overlooks the expansive rear yard with views of Arrowmink creek in the distance and a large Gazebo, with power, to enjoy cozy summer evenings together with friends. The extensive grounds have been pruned, weeded, and trimmed to allow for uninterrupted views . The paneled library/office has a door out onto the stone patio, and covered outdoor area. The fireplace is surrounded by original bookcases and bookshelves. The magnificent Family room has a vaulted ceiling with exposed timbers, painted white, a new hardwood floor, dramatic stone fireplace, with gas insert, and a Palladian window, overlooking the inground pool, with built in hot tub and splendid waterfall. Patio doors lead from this room as well as the adjoining breakfast room to the stone walled terrace beyond. The primary bedroom suite upstairs, with dramatic vaulted ceiling, has a gas fireplace and huge walk-in custom closet, created by the same cabinet maker who built the kitchen and bathroom cabinetry. The bathroom with radiant heated floor is finished with attractive white and grey ceramic tile, dual vanities, a free-standing tub and walk in shower. The remainder of the second floor has 2 guest bedrooms with ensuite baths and 2 additional beds which share a jack and Jill style bath. A huge bonus room sits over 3 of the 5 car garages with endless possibilities to suit the buyer and their lifestyle. The basement is finished, a great space for hanging out, complete with a full bath. BUILDER IS OFFERING A $75k CREDIT TOWARDS INDIVIDUAL CUSTOMIZATION OF THE 2ND FLOOR BEDROOM/BATHROOM CONFIGURATION AND A 50K TOWARDS OTHER AREAS, AS REQUIRED. The property sits in an elevated position overlooking the extensive grounds. This superb location is private but easily accessible to highways, Trains, shops, the King of Prussia Mall, and restaurants. Center city and Philadelphia international airport less than 30 mins away.
Offering privacy and timeless sophistication, this 17-acre estate just 30 minutes from Philadelphia and 90 minutes from New York City was once a prized piece of Ardrossan, the most extraordinary estate on Philadelphia s esteemed Main Line. Now known as Albermarle, this collection of masterfully and recently restored and expanded, English-style stone buildings is set behind a gated entry and feels like your own 21st-century village: A main residence, guest house, entertainment barn, pool and tennis court now serve as a much-loved family gathering place with a clock tower building used by the owner as a small, well-outfitted, high-tech headquarters for his business interests. Every piece of the estate has been fine-tuned for today s lifestyles and is complemented by Chuck Gale s picturesque hardscaping and landscaping and vista views of conservancy land. Importantly, this hidden world, located in a prime ZIP code, offers very reasonable property taxes. Inside the main house, the expansive open floor plan showcases generously proportioned living, dining and great rooms and one of the best chef s kitchens on the Main Line. Plentiful windows and French doors embrace the exceptional setting and allow for indoor-outdoor flow. Fireplaces stand ready for winter evenings. Formal living and dining rooms are comfortably sized for entertaining. The expansive kitchen readily meets the demands of the largest events in both its design and array of pro-grade appliances, but its casual, fireside dining area no doubt will be a favorite for every day. A grand-scale great room, lodge-like in its feel, offers a soaring fireplace, wet bar, and access to a wine cellar. The views from the extensive patios and other outdoor spaces feel endless. Closing out the main floor is a paneled study, designed to be a quiet retreat, an en suite bedroom, bonus and Laundry rooms. Private quarters are on the second floor. There is a spacious, sumptuous main bedroom suite two additional en suites and an office, offering a total of six bedrooms in the main residence. A separate, charming stone guest house, set up as a twin and fully updated with two separate and complete living spaces, provides four additional bedrooms. The clock tower offices, also fully restored right down to the timepiece in the tower, now house a reception area, two executive offices, three additional offices, board room with video/large screen equipment, Cat-5 wiring, kitchen, two full baths and four oversized garage bays. For entertaining, the rebuilt, all-season stone bank barn has it all: game/media areas, wet bar, fitness space on the upper level and two bathrooms. This building also offers three additional parking bays for a total of seven on the property. Plan on warm-weather entertaining by the pool, where its lounge area and fireplace are seamlessly integrated into expert hardscaping, and the views are breathtaking. For the buyer seeking a complete, turnkey residence to center family life, business and entertaining, within walking distance to golf and country club facilities, along with a legacy property that offers an exclusive heritage, look no further than the Main Line s Albermarle. ***Please note: Selected interior photos have been digitally staged to refresh the home s appearance.