MLS® ID: PAPH810146
737 W ALLENS LANE
PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania, 19119 $1,595,000
This elegantly appointed stone colonial estate is one of a kind and sits on a 2.73- acre private gated property with park-like grounds. This home is open, airy, dramatic and fabulous for living and entertaining with wonderful indoor and outdoor spaces. Beginning with the gated circular driveway and pulling up to the front entrance with Corinthian columns and a marble walk-thru center hall this home will not disappoint. Home highlights include 6-7 bedrooms, 4.3 baths, a dramatic foyer with marble flooring, crown molding, high ceilings a stunning staircase and great flow thru the main rooms. The bright and sunny living room features a wood burning fireplace with ornate mantle and marble surround. The large family room has handsome built-in bookcases, a wood burning fireplace and French doors that open to the back patio. The formal dining room, perfect for parties for a crowd as well as intimate dinners, has beautiful hardwood floors and an oversized bay window that overlooks the backyard. The small den is an ideal space for a first-floor office or a second family room. The kitchen adjoins a spacious breakfast room with side entrances to the driveway and side yard, Kitchen features include granite counters, double ovens, and a 5-burner gas cooktop and laundry area. A formal powder room completes the first floor. The second floor includes 4 spacious bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms plus a master suite that features a separate sitting area/dressing room and a master bathroom. The third floor has 2 bedrooms, incredible closet and storage space. The finished basement is perfect for a recreation room or gym, has a fireplace, plenty of storage space, a powder room and sauna. Beautiful patios and grounds create a wonderful setting for entertaining friends and family. A 3-car detached garage and private office with a separate entrance complete this magnificent estate. This home is located near the Chestnut Hill~s wonderful shops and restaurants, Allen's Lane Park, Mount Airy train station, public transportation and is an easy commute to Center City.