This classic 5-bedroom, 3.5-bathroom Tutor Home in Lower Merion School District awaits your personal touches! A gracious foyer welcomes you and gives you glimpses of the home's rich history, as well as views thru the French doors to the covered patio and private yard. The foyer is flanked on either side by a gracious, expansive living room and dining room. The sweeping turned staircase leading up to the open 2nd floor foyer brings natural light through a large leaded glass window to the generous space. The spacious living room has beautiful architectural detailing, including a sculpted ceiling, original built-in bookcases and a focal fireplace that makes this a wonderful place to entertain. Off of the living room, a window-filled large year-round sunroom offers views of the private backyard. The classically appointed formal dining room with a crystal chandelier, detailed moldings and front to back large windows offers more space to entertain. An original butler~s pantry with built-in cabinetry and kitchen connect to the elegant dining room. The kitchen is complete with an eat-in area, door to large stone patio and stairs to the basement and second floor. The first floor is complete with a laundry/ mudroom off of the back door. The 2nd floor has a master bedroom suite with a separate tub and shower bath and large walk-in closet. The 2nd and 3rd bedrooms share a jack-n- jill bath, with tub. There is a 4th bedroom, a full bath off of the hall and several hall closets for linens and storage. A 5th bedroom, currently used as an office, has French doors leading to a balcony overlooking the private backyard. A bonus 'English Pub', fully adorned with a bar and built-ins makes this homes history come alive. In addition, this 2nd floor offers a large family room (playroom/game room) off of the back stairway leading to the kitchen. More than most 2nd floors offer! The 3rd floor, is finished with a full staircase and is currently used as storage space but can offer more living space if so desired. The unfinished basement offers potential for the new owner to make it their own. Formally used as a commercial space with a separate entrance off of the driveway, the space boasts potential for many rooms and a bath. Located in Lower Merion Township with award winning schools and close to Lankanau Hospital, shopping, train stations, a bus stop and downtown, this home is a must see and not a drive-by.
Listing courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-Rosemont. Selling Office: .