145 Cheswold Lane Haverford , PA 19041 $2,299,000

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5Beds
6Full Baths
2Half Baths
6,912SqFt
1989Year Built
2.37Acres
  • MLS# 7004541
  • Residential
  • Detached
  • Active

AreaLower Merion Twp (10640)
CountyMontgomery
SubdivisionNone Available

Agent Remarks

Exceptional location, inspired architectural design & the superior craftsmanship of Hallowell Construction Company combine to create a spectacular fully custom 5 bed 6/2 bath residence as current in terms of flr plan, finishes, formal & informal areas today as it was when completed in 1988. This brick house is set off a long tree lined drive on a flat 2.37 acre parcel ringed by evergreen trees for privacy. The residence is unique as it is in an estate caliber neighborhood & walkable to Haverford Square, the Merion Cricket Club, the Haverford School, & the R5 train line. Marked by an investment in the details that matter, this home offers dramatic spaces, high ceilings on all 3 finished lvls, richly stained chevron & parquetry flring, substantial millwork & plaster walls. A step down 2 story GR is brightened by natural light from multiple exposures while achieving warmth & focus through an elegant wood burning marble crafted FP. The formal DR, impressively scaled for entertaining, opens to a deep brick terrace & beyond to the private rear lawn. A swinging service door accesses the Joanne Hudson designed Kitchen w/ lacquered natural wood cabinets, highest level appliances & an adjacent Brkfst Area. Steps away from the Kit is the Fmly Rm featuring custom cabinetry & a wood burning FP. 2 independent 1st lvl Suites each w/ full baths, provide a truly flexible flrplan ideal for an expanded fmly & guest space or home offices. Well positioned frm both the kit & fmly entrance is a fully outfitted Laundry Rm w/ add'l refrigerator & a convenient laundry shoot frm the 2nd flr. The main flr is completed by a handsome Lib. w/ a deep bay window off the main Foyer. 2 sweeping stairs lead to a deluxe Master Suite w/ extensive custom built-ins & elegant Marble Bath. 3 add'l fmly bdrms & 2 full baths, one en-suite, & several outfitted closets are also found on this 2nd lvl. A flred attic w/ traditional stair access & 2 cedar closets provides generous primary storage. The LL offers important informal rec space w/ large seated bar, full bath & French drs to the terrace & gardens. 2 large storage areas, 1 with 2 cedar closets, & easily accessible mechanicals open to the finished portion on this lvl. A pristine brick European styled home w/ sprawling flat manicured lawns is presented in turn key condition. Carefully maintained thru-out the years of ownership & substantially upgraded w/ generator, new security system, various mechanicals, & Grand Manor roof replaced in 2015.


Sale Info

Total Assessment:  1072600.0

HOA Info

HOA / Other Fees:  N

Restrictions / Certifications

Bedroom Info

Beds:  5

Main Bedroom:  Fullbath-mbr, Walkinclstmb

Bedroom Master1 Level:  Upper 1

Bedroom Second1 Level:  Upper 1

Bedroom Third1 Level:  Upper 1

Bedroom Fourth1 Level:  Upper 1

Baths Info

Rooms Info

Room List:  Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom-master, Bedroom-second, Bedroom-third, Bedroom-fourth, Kitchen, Family Rm, Other Room 1, Other Room 2, Den/stdy/lib, Great Room, Game/mediarm, Util/mudroom, Laundry Room

Dining / Kitchen:  Breakfast Room

Dining Room:  Y

Dining Room Level:  Main

Family Room:  Y

Family Room Level:  Main

Kitchen1 Level:  Main

Laundry Type:  MainFlrLndry

Living Room Level:  Main

Other Rooms Info

Other Room1 Level:  Main

Other Room1 Name:  5TH BDRM

Other Room2 Level:  Main

Other Room2 Name:  OFFICE

Lot Info

Lot Description:  Irregular Lot, Trees/wooded, Frontyard, Rearyard, Sideyards

Acres:  2.37

Land Sqft:  88,427

Lot Dimensions:  36

Lot Number:  053

Farm:  N

Zoning:  R1

Utilities / HVAC

Cooking Fuel:  GasCooking,ElecCooking

Cooling:  Central A/C

Heating:  Gas

Hot Water:  Natural Gas

Sewer / Septic:  Public Sewer

SqFt Info

Sqft:  6912

Parking Info

Parking:  Drvwy/off Str

Parking Capacity:  3-cargarage

Garage Type:  Attached

Property Features

Interior Features:  Securitysys, Cathedral/va, 9FT+ceiling, Baywindow

Pool Type:  Nopool

Porch Deck:  Balcony

Fireplace:  Y

Fireplace Features:  Lr/grfirep, Famroomfirep

Fireplace Count:  TwoFirePl

Appliances:  Kitisland, Kitdoublesin, Kitbuiltinra, Oven-wall, Oven-double, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Disposal, Trash Compactor

Building Info

Est Age:  28

Roof:  Shingleroof

New Construction:  N

Property Condition:  Average+

Basement Type:  Full, Partial Finished

Floor:  Wood, Fully Carpeted, Tile/brick

Main Entrance:  Foyer, Center Hall

Styles:  Contemporary, Traditional