The charm, character & quality of yesteryear are beautifully embodied in this Classic 2-story Center Hall Stone Colonial in a prime Main Line locale, modernized for today's discerning family. This grand 1910-built home boasts many original features that were lovingly maintained over the years for appreciators of such fine architectural integrity; with numerous upgrades made by the current owners. This expansive 6 bedroom 3.5 bath residence exudes dignity and beauty with a stately exterior and lush landscaped grounds to make its presence known! A long gated drive proceeds through picturesque greenery & arrives at a vision that is the embodiment of elegance. Cars are received in the spacious off-street parking area with a detached garage. A covered entryway and large, peaceful front porch gives way to the gracious center hall entry foyer, where glass-paneled French doors on both sides lead to the formal living & dining rooms. Hardwood floors, exquisite moldings & wainscoting enrich the ambience, as does a lovely fireplace to gather around with your guests. Double sets of French doors in the living room open to a serene sunroom where you can enjoy a coffee or cocktail and conversation as you gaze at nature views. Owners took great care to redesign and renovate the kitchen that is now a chef's delight with sunny windows, abundant wood cabinetry & pantry storage, wood floors & stainless steel appliances. Here in the heart of the house you can enjoy morning fare in the open breakfast area, get some paperwork or homework done in built-in work station, and most importantly, laugh & cook together! A glass door opens to the small rear deck & parking court. Bedrooms are well-sized & comfortable with plentiful closets & updates to the baths. The 3rd floor servants' quarters remains, with an apartment-sized kitchen, bedrooms, full bath & cedar closet ? perfect for creating an in-law suite! Owners also added a powder room & closets in the home. Other highlights are a full basement, & central air. Host summer parties or sit back & watch the little ones play in the spacious backyard where you can close the gate & sit under the cool shade of the Katsura tree. The tradition and allure of Main Line living shine in this comfortable, classic family-friendly home. Located in an excellent community, minutes from the Bala Cynwyd & Merion Station commercial districts, top-rated schools, and the Septa bus lines & Regional Rail lines to Center City.
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