Thru the Gated Entryway & up the winding drive is a Beauty of a Home that has become one of the Grand Dames of Main Line Living, sitting on 16.5 magnificent acres. No expense was spared in the Planning, Design & Finish of this Exceptional Luxury home, which spanned a 3 year construction period & for which the cost basis far exceeds the Offering Price. Appreciate the genius of R.A. Hoffman, who laboriously designed this Beauty & carefully sited her to greet the Morning Sun and wish the setting Sun Adieu. This Architectural Wonder flows gracefully with Subtle Angles and Fine Lines. Look up to the Roof, Coiffed with Cedar Shake which continues to flow beyond the Roofline and drapes the side walls & Covered Porches. PA dry laid & stacked Stone exterior walls give a feeling of strength and stability. The Court Yard like area houses three separate two car garages (total of 6 garages) one being attached to the main house & one having a second level that can easily be finished as a Guest Quarters. Designed to look like she was born at the Turn of a Previous Century, she exudes Fun and Youthfulness, and a Confidence that this feel will continue once you enter the Main Door. Step into the Stunning Entrance Hall and you can feel this Lovely Home Embrace and Welcome you! A Sampling of just some incredible appointments: Gorgeous Wood Inlay Floors, a Rarely seen Floating Spiral Staircase spanning 3 Levels, a Blend of Old World Charm w/ Rumford Style Fireplaces & Trim to modern conveniences w/Elevator to all 3 Floors, Advanced Energy Efficiency w/ multi zoned HVAC and Electronic Technology ( annual Heating & Cooling savings) as well as Heated Floors throughout,Solid Interior Cherry Doors & varied Wood Species Trim-Wainscoting & Mantle Finishes. This Masterpiece is designed for Entertaining w/a Flowing & Open Floor plan w/Exterior Porches, Expansive Inground Gunite Pool & Cabana & Extensive Landscaping & Waterfall. On the casual side is the Custom Kitchen w/ Hand Made Cabinetry accented by Granite Countertops & Professional Series appliances. The Master suite will enchant you with it's formed accent Plaster Ceilings expertly designed & created by local craftsman, amazing Walk-in Closet w/gorgeous Custom Cabinetry & Opulent Master Bath. The Lower Level has been extensively finished & will amaze & delight w/ it's Home Theatre & so much more. Bring that Buyer who's looking for Comfort, Prestige & Value. Only a personal tour will convince you your home search is over.
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|6/1/2018 3:59:00 PM||New Value: $4,350,000|