A grand home worthy of the discerning buyer s attention, this Bryn Mawr beauty sits on a pristinely landscaped 2.9 acre property highlighted by mature trees, lush plantings and blooming gardens, affording a most picturesque, private setting. Set back from the road on a lovely cul-de-sac, the magnificent parklike environs features a lifestyle enhanced by sprawling lawns, an expansive flagstone patio, lovely hardscaping, a large heated rectangular swimming pool , three-room cabana with two-full baths, and a lighted tennis court for the ultimate in outdoor enjoyment. Yet minutes away are conveniences such as top schools, shopping, restaurants, the train station and easy access to I-476. A circular driveway leads to a flagstone walkway and courtyard that welcomes you to the interior of the home through double mahogany front doors at the covered entry. The impeccably designed interior is as impressive, warm and welcoming yet elegant and upscale, made so by open arches bathed in natural light by abundant windows on all sides and a seamless layout for the ultimate in indoor-outdoor living and entertaining. The interiors are enhanced by gleaming oak flooring, handsome millwork, tasteful finishes & custom built-ins throughout. Beyond the main entry doors, a spacious center foyer flanked by open arches leads through rear double French doors to a large flagstone patio, Viking gas grill & dining area for summer cook-outs and family gatherings. A comfortable formal living room and sophisticated dining room, both with gas fireplaces, provide the ideal flow and setting when hosting guests. Connecting the dining room to the spacious kitchen is a butler s pantry and wet bar for easy serving. Tailored to the cook and functioning as the heart of the home, the impeccably-designed gourmet kitchen is appointed with granite counters & large center island made for congregating. Top-of-the-line appliances include a side-by-side Sub-Zero refrigerator/freezer & Viking range. Adjoining is an open vaulted sun-bathed breakfast room with triple walls of windows, perfect for savoring both meals and views of a landscaped rock wall, outdoor terrace and rear grounds. The large family room, where the kids can watch TV while meals are being prepared, is highlighted by a double sided fireplace, oversized window and custom-built cabinetry. Also on this level are a library/game-room, formal powder room, and a second powder room off the mudroom that accesses the 4-car attached garage. A majestic staircase rises to a sun-filled upper landing introducing five spacious bedrooms, each with walk-in closets & en-suite baths. A luxurious master bedroom retreat has a cathedral ceiling, separate sitting room with built-ins, fitted walk-in closet & dressing area, and spacious master bath with a dual-headed shower, Jacuzzi tub & dual vanities. There is also an upstairs laundry room, computer area for the kids, large cedar closet and rear staircase. The expansive fifth bedroom can also serve as a home office and includes an extensive built-in bookcase. The finished lower level extends the living space with a fully-equipped wet bar, media room, generous recreation room, and mirrored home gym. In addition, there is a downstairs sixth bedroom with walk-in closet and full bath. The walk-out lower level opens to the rear grounds, pool and tennis court, offering a country club like lifestyle. The list of amenities goes on, with a recently updated 6 zone HVAC system. Not many homes can compare to the lifestyle, amenities, privacy and location of this exceptional Main Line gem!
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