Price
$ 2,099,000
1325 OLD GULPH RD, Villanova, PA 19085  
  • 8 beds
  • 9 baths
  • 9,265 sqft

1325 OLD GULPH RD, Villanova, PA 19085  

Historic Grace and Modern, Luxury Living. High on a hill above a pond on Old Gulph on Philadelphia's storied Main Line stands an historic, country house gem. Situated amid the elegant residences of the Harriton Farm community,the property enjoys a rare combination of private serenity & the convenience of superior location. The expansive residence is the essence of refinement and comfort, accommodating large numbers of guests & providing those who frequently entertain a gracious, expansive, elegant setting. Originally built in 1842, the house preserves the best features of the past, even as it assures the essence of modern comfort. After undertaking an extensive renovation in 2003, the new owners have added a swimming pool w/spa,waterfall & flagstone decking, wine cellar & lovely apartment above garage. Flagstone walkway leads to a 2 story flagstone terrace w/massive columns & the original front door opens to the L/R w/hardwood floors, two seating areas, fireplaces w/original tiled surrounds,bookcases & cabinetry. Pocket doors lead to a parlor providing access to terrace. The family room has abundant windows w/plantation shutters, including a bow window to the front. Formal dining room w/wainscoting & fireplace w/wood stove insert. The center island kitchen, offering every convenience a gourmet cook could wish for, is both spacious & bright. Adjacent mudroom has a door to the 3 car detached garage, which offers a finished 2nd story. An architecturally significant staircase rises to the upper floors & descends to a lower level with a wet bar, temperature controlled wine cellar, billards area, powder room and storage areas. Upstairs the master retreat has original hardwood floors, windows on 3 exposures, chair rail moldings, sitting room with built ins and an en suite bath w/whirlpool tub & frameless glass shower. On floors two & three seven additional bedrooms & a laundry room offer versatile space for an office, gym, rec room,etc. Iconic Harriton Manor House is a

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  • Listing Type Single Family
  • Listing ID 1000284025
  • Bedrooms 8
  • Bathrooms 9
  • House Size 9,265 sqft
  • Lot Size 1.01 acres
  • Listing Status Active
  • Year Built 1840
  • County Montgomery
  • Full Bath 6
  • Half Bath 3
  • Subdivision Harriton Farm
  • Floors 2.5
  • Garage 3.0
  • County School District LOWER MERION
  • Fees 1500.0
  • Taxes 39074.0
  • TaxYear 2018
Listing courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-Bryn Mawr

Sold Info

Date Sold for * Help Change
05/01/2001 $687,500 N/A
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