Lafayette Hill, PA 19444
|Features:||Air Conditioning, Forced Air, Garage, Multi-level|
|Bedrooms:||5||Bathrooms:||5 (full: 4, half: 1)|
|Square Feet:||7,873 sq.ft.||Lot Size:||0.80 acres|
|Views:||Golf course view||Property Type:||Detached|
|Neighborhood:||Whitemarsh Val Fms||School District:||Colonial|
Gorgeous custom-built home in desirable Whitemarsh Valley Farms. This is the home you have always admired while driving past the corner of Presidential Drive and Thomas Road! Situated across the street from Whitemarsh Valley Country Club, you get the benefits of golf course views and an easy walk to the pool or first tee box. Built in 2005, this home has a pleasant, open layout with custom millwork throughout and an abundance of upgrades. Enjoy the views from your covered wrap-around front and side porches. There are multiple outdoor sitting areas, lovely gardens, mature trees and vegetation and a side patio with pergola and pillars. The exterior has tremendous charm with its mix of brick and stucco and the well-designed, architecturally appealing roof lines. Enter through your grand foyer with 10-foot-high coffered ceilings and beautiful, wrap-around, open staircase. To your right is your lovely formal living room with marble surround gas fireplace and wood mantel, coffered ceilings and a door that leads to your side porch. You also have access to your light-filled dining room through the large double doors. The dining room has quick and easy access to your kitchen through the butler's pantry, which also has a wine and beverage fridge. The entire back of the house is an open yet warm and inviting living space composed of the large kitchen, eating area and living room. This space features multiple windows that let you enjoy the lush greenery, with multiple doors that allow easy access to the private back and side yards. Your kitchen has ample storage and a large pantry, granite tops, Dacor 5 burner gas cooking range, a Dacor double oven and warming drawer, Sub-Zero Fridge, under counter microwave, Bosch dishwasher, and wine refrigerator, making it a perfect place to entertain and bring your family and friends together. To the left of the kitchen is your family room with cathedral ceilings and a second gas fireplace with stone surround and built-in shelves. Easy access to your side patio and pergola off of the family room. To the left of the foyer is your prominent office space with built-in shelves. Behind the office is a large laundry room and mud room with entrance from the front porch. Don't miss the laundry shoot in the second-floor hallway! Huge, unfinished basement with full bathroom and outside access through the stairs to the garage. The second-floor master suite has 2 huge walk-in closets, vaulted ceiling, master bath with double sinks and soaking tub, and separate shower enclosure. On the second level there are 3 additional bedrooms, 2 full-baths and a bonus room to be used as the 5th bedroom, additional rec room, au pair suite or office. The bonus room above the garage also has a vaulted ceiling and back staircase that leads to the lower level. The princess room has a vaulted ceiling and private bath. Complete with a two-car oversized garage this home, is just waiting for you to move right in and enjoy your new home. Additional features include: surround sound throughout most of the home and outdoor patio, water softening system, Aprilaire Humidifier, Bradford White Hot Water Tank w/ warranty to 9/2026; two zone Lennox heating/air system (one system under warranty) custom cherry wood book shelves in office, custom built in entertainment center, Ipe wood porch, plantation shutters in Master Bath, Pella windows and Doors. Walk to the entrance of the Wissahickon Trails and just a short drive to Chestnut Hill and Ft. Washington State Park.