Introducing 437 West Chestnut Hill Avenue one of Chestnut Hill's finest estates set on 2.87 beautifully landscaped acres. The 2 and 1/2 story Georgian Styled residence was designed by noted Philadelphia Architect Arthur Brockie. This one-of-a-kind property has been lovingly updated cared for and preserved throughout the years and includes many recent improvements by the current owners. The front to back entry hall with fireplace is the perfect place to greet guests and both formal and cozy spaces abound. Large formal dining room with fireplace and original moldings paneled study with built in's and fireplace formal living room and a delightful sunroom with commanding views of the entire property. The updated eat-in kitchen is a chefs delight with center island prep area Sub-Zero's a Viking commercial range and breakfast area perfect for everyday family meals. Just off the kitchen is the family room with custom built-ins small bar/beverage area and study. The lavish master suite offers his and her updated baths and closets including an extra-large walk-in and dressing area. Multiple bedroom suites with updated baths large second floor laundry and den inviting and large third floor with additional bedrooms baths and gym. A carriage house green house pool and multiple terraces complete this spectacular estate. Rich with original details and complimented by many recent improvements this property is one of the area's finest offerings.
We are very proud to present this exquisite brand new home ideally located on the 8th hole at The Philadelphia Cricket Club's historic St. Martin's 9 hole golf course. No expense has been spared in the design and creation of this fabulous residence. Sited on one beautifully landscaped acre surrounded by 37 acres of green space recently preserved in perpetuity by The Natural Lands Trust at the edge of Fairmount Park. The outstanding open floor plan features a fantastic foyer with fireplace living room dining room first floor master or guest suite overlooking the golf course. Your choice! Fabulous gourmet kitchen features Poggenpohl cabinets Sub Zero refrigerator/freezer wine cooler and ice maker Wolf duel fuel range with double ovens hood and microwave Bosch dishwasher. Luca di Luna stone perimeter counters backsplash and Cardosa stone island. Large mudroom leads to private guest suite over the two car garage. Dramatic stainless staircase leads to the second floor offering yet another luxurious master suite with soaring ceilings generous walk-in closets fireplace and a marble bathroom equipped with all the amenities one could ask for. Large family room with fireplace and balcony two additional bedrooms with en suite baths complete the living spaces. Outdoor entertaining or just relaxing is a natural on flagstone terraces and porches on front and rear of the property. The lower level offers 1800-2000 square feet additional unfinished space perfect for theater gym wine cellar or whatever finishes a buyer could dream of. This is truly a unique opportunity to enjoy a world class sports facility hike or bike in the wilderness of the Wissahickon trails all the time just a short walk to Chestnut Hill shopping restaurants schools and a short train ride to Center City. Eight years remain on the ten year tax abatement. Further details on the website at 607saintandrews
Welcome to Mulberry House a wonderful Chestnut Hill Colonial that has been meticulously cared for and expanded throughout the years. The home's many original details are complemented by a whole host of modern updates that make this property a truly remarkable opportunity. The first floor is a masterpiece with high ceilings large rooms plaster moldings random width floors custom built-ins sweeping main stair window-doors to the terrace original fireplaces and solarium. The library is large and versatile with original built-in bookcases and fireplace. The spacious formal living room is the perfect space for large family gatherings and entertaining. The adjoining dining room features original hand-carved trim plaster moldings access to the terrace and a large bay window overlooking the beautiful grounds with specimen plantings. The custom chef's kitchen was completely redone and expanded by the current owners; an open and bright layout that flows into the adjoining family and morning rooms makes this the perfect central hub for today's modern family. The kitchen features custom Rutt Cabinets and built-ins 2 Bosch Dishwashers 2 Sub-Zero's AGA Range custom hood and beautiful Corian granite and cherry counters. The family room has a custom fireplace and built-ins and the morning room offers walls of windows a dining area sitting area and double doors to the rear yard. The side family entrance has a secluded brick patio tucked behind an original garden wall and the rear family entrance has additional storage powder room and access to the oversized two car garage. The master suite is flooded with natural light and includes a sitting/dressing room with fireplace multiple closets and full bath. The second suite is large with multiple closets and a lovely bath. The rear part of the second story was completely revamped and improved by the current owners with the third bedroom and adjoining bathroom large laundry and second floor family room (which could easily be converted to a bedroom with bath access). The third floor consists of a large bedroom suite with bath and a possible fifth bedroom. A large cedar room huge linen closet full basement 2-car garage and additional tool garage offer ample storage. Centrally located this property offers great walkability to the Avenue in Chestnut Hill for shopping and dining and to trains nearby clubs and hiking trails.
Introducing Chestnut Hill's Premier New Address: One West. These twenty distinctive residences offer a maintenance-free lifestyle in the heart of historic vibrant Chestnut Hill. These tastefully designed homes include the finest finishes private terraces and expansive living spaces where you'll welcome friends and family. With indoor parking and a variety of floor plans to choose from One West combines the most appealing qualities of traditional Chestnut Hill living with the best contemporary possibilities. This 2 bedroom 2.5 bath Penthouse unit offers 2704 square feet of luxurious respite from the bustle of everyday life. The open plan of the living and dining rooms allows for maximum sunlight and provides the perfect space for relaxation and entertaining. Wow your guests with glorious views of Chestnut Hill Fairmount Park and the Center City skyline. Discover the joy of cooking in the gourmet kitchen with granite center island 6-burner gas range and breakfast bar Thermador appliance package built-in convection microwave Fieldstone Cabinetry and a custom tile backsplash. The spacious master suite with terrace access offers two walk-in closets and bath with marble double vanity soaking tub and walk-in shower. A guest bedroom suite with large walk-in closet and full bath offer a secluded place for guests. A large study hall bath and laundry with storage area complete this fantastic home. One of Philadelphia's most desirable neighborhoods Chestnut Hill is known for its rich history unique architecture impressive parklands and lively commercial district. With an address that is central to this urban village One West offers a location that is singularly Chestnut Hill. Just 30 minutes to Center City Philadelphia via regional rail Chestnut Hill is the perfect example of a transit-oriented development.
Reminiscent of traditional homes of the French countryside Hillcrest is a gorgeous 1925 Chestnut Hill estate home offering European charm and modern livability. The setting is astonishing with over 2.5 acres of sweeping lawns overlooking the historic Morris Arboretum elaborate gardens with original fountain mature trees front and rear bluestone patios and balconies to enjoy the breathtaking views of Whitemarsh Valley. The house has been recently extensively renovated and offers many fine interior details including several marble fireplaces antique french oak paneling in the library (recently professionally restored) multiple french doors beautiful trim and original mirrors. The first floor is gracious and boasts a formal dining room large formal living room library sun room and an eat?in kitchen with traditional butler's pantry. On the second floor the lavish master suite creates a luxurious retreat with a radiant heated marble master bathroom and custom closet. Also on the second floor is a new laundry room and 2 additional bedrooms ? one of which has an adjoining sitting room. The third floor features 2 bedrooms/office and walk-in attic which is great for storage. The finished basement offers even more space ideal for a game/play room. With brand new electrical wiring and multiple wireless access points that provide high-strength WiFi throughout the home ? the security system smoke/Co2 detectors thermostats and doorbell are all controlled via smart phone. The home features a hot water loop system and is efficiently heated by a recently installed double boiler. This property also includes multiple parking spaces 2 car garage and a fully updated self-sufficient carriage house ? ideal for a rental property au pair or home office. With expansive lawns for recreation and walkability to both the Avenue and Forbidden Drive Hillcrest is a true anomaly with both the feel of a countryside oasis and urban conveniences. The driveway entrance is tucked away off of Germantown Avenue ? please do not enter without an appointment.
How would you like to live in a stunning home which is unique custom built of high quality and steps from Forbidden Drive Chestnut Hill College and Whitemarsh Valley Country Club. Exceptional location; a Chestnut Hill address in an Award Winning School District Springfield Township and without Philadelphia taxes. This extraordinary eight year old custom home on 1.2 acres features exceptional craftsmanship and attention to every detail. Designed by Rene Hoffman this incomparable home has been thoughtfully designed and exquisitely appointed for both indoor and outdoor living. With over 4 000 square feet of living space on three levels this home offers an open floor plan on the main level including a Living Room with a two sided fireplace Dining Room Office/Study and State-of-the-art kitchen with oversized island custom cabinets granite countertops and stainless steel Thermador appliances. A Wet Bar Powder Room and Mudroom complete the main floor. The upper level features a fabulous Master Suite with a second two-sided fireplace many built-ins walk-in closet spa-like Master Bath and adjacent Laundry area. There are two additional Bedrooms and a Hall Bath. The full finished walk-out lower level includes an expansive Living Area with fireplace and built-in bar Exercise Room and a full Bath a second Laundry Room with dog bath. The spectacular exterior is a combination of stone stucco and hardy backing featuring multiple patios a custom salt water Pool Pavilion and Pool house with Kitchen and full Bath. No expense was spared to create a resort-like setting with every amenity for gracious living and entertaining. Three heating and air conditioning zones and full foam insulation make this home energy efficient as well. Minutes away from the Shoppes of Chestnut Hill with easy access to major routes this property is wonderfully private yet conveniently located.
Introducing Chestnut Hill's Premier New Address: One West twenty distinctive residences offering a maintenance-free lifestyle in the heart of historic vibrant Chestnut Hill. These tastefully designed homes include the finest finishes and expansive living spaces where you'll welcome friends and family. With indoor parking and a variety of floor plans to choose from One West combines the most appealing qualities of traditional Chestnut Hill living with the best contemporary possibilities. A corner unit 4B offers approximately 2247 sq. ft. and features 3 bedrooms and 3 full baths. The bright open layout of the dining room living room and kitchen is perfect for entertaining or simply relaxing. The gourmet kitchen is well appointed with a breakfast bar Thermador appliance package 6 burner gas range built-in convection microwave solid wood cabinets by Fieldstone Cabinetry granite countertops custom tile backsplash and adjacent pantry/laundry with a Bosch washer and dryer. The dining room and living room feature French doors opening to the expansive terrace. The large master suite with walk-in closets and master bath with marble double vanity also includes a frameless glass shower and separate bathtub. Next to the master suite is a guest bedroom with full bath and large closet. A second guest bedroom with full bath completes this fantastic unit. One of Philadelphia's most desirable neighborhoods Chestnut Hill is known for its rich history unique architecture impressive parklands and lively commercial district. Just 30 minutes to Center City Philadelphia via regional rail Chestnut Hill is the perfect example of a transit-oriented development. With an address that is central to this urban village One West offers a location that is singularly Chestnut Hill.
This stone 3-story English Village styled house enjoys a beautiful private location bordering Pastorius Park. Designed by H. Louis Duhring this handsome 6+ bedroom home offers beautiful original architectural details including a stone entry way multiple fireplaces hardwood floors and hand-carved woodwork. The gallery entrance hall leads to a large formal dining room with fireplace and doors to the rear terrace and pool. The library is charming and cozy with original beamed ceiling and corner fireplace. Step up into the expansive and light-filled living room with large hearth fireplace and French doors to a side terrace. The kitchen is bright and open and offers hardwood floors an adjacent morning room overlooking the pool and a den with built-in storage and desk. Great family entrance with ample closet space powder room and laundry room with access to the partially finished basement. The second floor offers a master suite with private bathroom fireplace and walk-in closet. Four additional bedrooms one with balcony overlooking the rear yard and 2 full bathrooms off of the hall complete the second floor. Large third floor with 2 additional bedrooms full bath and ample storage. Custom pool surrounded by a flagstone terrace and 2-car garage all on a private acre of land complete this lovely home. In a fantastic walk to everything location just steps from the train shops and dining of vibrant Chestnut Hill.
Age: Over 50 Years Old
Amenities: Sky light, Security System, Security System
Architecture Style: Other
Exterior Type: Stone
Floor Covering: Brick, Carpet - Full, Tile, Wood
Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
Heating System: Steam
Lot Size: 0.94 Acres
Roof Type: Slate
Rooms: Bedroom, Full Bath, Half Bath
8100 Lincoln Dr, Philadelphia, PA 19118
8 Beds | 4 Full Baths | 2 Half Baths
8100 Lincoln Dr, Philadelphia, PA 19118
8 Beds | 4 Full Baths | 2 Half Baths
The architectural integrity of this estate charms you into another era. Lovingly and painstakingly restored by the current owner, this iconic Victorian will have you talking. Every room is grand and inviting. Each of the seven fireplaces has a unique carved mantel and is fully restored. Every system has been updated, and the essentials of the 21st century are met with style and care. The first floor consists of light filled living room with spectacular windows, paneling, fire place, and coffered, carved ceiling. The dining room could hold a state dinner. The back end of the house has the requisite cook's kitchen with high-end appliances, and the necessary adjacent family room for weekday evenings together. There are many exterior doors on the first level to make outside entertaining a breeze. There are seven family and guest bedrooms upstairs, as well as a billiard room, and upstairs sitting room. Four large sunny full bathrooms, bountiful closets, and chute to the main floor laundry room keep all the necessities of life under control. The central air and heating systems have five convenient zones to make for the most efficient energy. All updated in 2007. The detached carriage is a marvelous garden folly that would make a practical and spacious garage. In every architectural survey book of Philadelphia, you will find this stunning Victorian lady.