What a pretty house! In the midst of cool green trees and natural areas, this 5 bedroom, 3 1/2 bath stone 3-story colonial sits at the top of a gentle rise above the street. It is a modest-sized detached home, but it offers all the amenities of a larger home, just easier to care for: hardwood floors, new kitchen open to the sunny dining room, extra rooms on the 1st floor for either office or fun, master bedroom suite with a knock-out master bath, plenty of closets/storage space, finished man-cave in the basement, open fenced rear yard. 1ST FLOOR: Center hall with coat closet; Living room; Enclosed heated and carpeted sunporch with built-in shelving at one end; Office (or maybe separate small sitting room depending on your needs?); Brand new powder room; Rear stairs; Sunny dining room perfect for a large feast!; Updated kitchen separated from the dining room by a large arch that can be open between the two rooms OR can be closed with elegant leaded glass pocket doors. The Kitchen offers high counters, plenty of oak cabinetry, gas cooking, dishwasher, sink with garbage disposal under light-filled deep bay window, refrigerator/freezer. All appliances are stainless steel; Large family room surrounded by windows and glass sliding door to patio is just off the kitchen--great for sunlit morning breakfasts or afternoon tea with serene views of gardens and trees. 2ND FLOOR: Master bedroom with wall of closet, crystal chandelier and recessed lighting and luxurious master bath with whirlpool tub and separate glass shower; 2 more sizeable bedrooms each with closets and ceiling fans; Full hall bathroom updated with new water and drain lines, shower over tub, vanity with marble counter, very cool mirror and LED lighting; Hall linen closet. 3RD FLOOR: 2 big bedrooms; Full bath with shower over tub; Sizeable storage room that is accessed from one of the bedrooms or from the hall. BASEMENT: Finished family room with vinyl flooring, dropped ceiling and 84 inch projection screen on one wall; unfinished area includes large storage room full of shelves, work area, laundry area with washer and dryer, utilities, more storage, exit to outside. MORE GREAT FEATURES: new roof in 2016, high ceilings, freshly painted interior, security system, amazing natural sunlight throughout! One-car detached garage. Super location walkable to either Mount Airy Village (Weavers Way Food Co-op, High Point Cafe, Big Blue Marble Bookstore, Henry School) or to the woods along the Wissahickon Creek. Convenient commuter train and bus.
Listing courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach REALTOR-Chestnut Hill