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20 Golf House Rd

Haverford PA, 19041

$1,887,500


$236.35 per sqft

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8 Beds

7,986 sqft

Residential

Built in 1925

One of the few homes which face celebrated Merion Golf Club, this classic colonial styled estate home has been newly refreshed and hosts 8+ bedrooms, 6 Full & 2 Half baths on a flat, verdant 1.45 acres w/ pool, deep blue stone terraces & spacious 2 Bedroom Cottage above the home's garage. A stone path winds by colorful gardens while window boxes overhead offer a glimpse of the warm welcome to come. The wide foyer capable of greeting & entertaining large gatherings features an almost rm wide impressive sweeping staircase. Gracious is the first word that comes to mind as the formal rms, Dining on the right & Living rm to left, are glimpsed from this reception rm. A wood burning fp w/ surrounding milled shelving opens to an enclosed side porch. Outfitted w/ refrigeration, bar sink & storage w/ charming brick floor, this space is as inviting as an overflow to formal living as it is to taking indoor shelter from the adjacent pool & terrace. Capable of seating 20 or more w/ ease, the DR provides 2 points of access to the butler's pantry & swinging service door to the kit. Updated w/ white cabinetry, an oversized seated island & best quality appliances, the contemporary floor plan belies the home 10 years, flowing from the kit. into the seated tv area & then to a breakfast rm w/ fireplace, custom designed w/ banquette set in a rm wide picture window to take advantage of the golf course view. The owner, a prominent interior designer, removed an existing wall to open the kit. to a proper fmly rm. Highlighted by 10-foot ceilings, this space provides yet another area for informal relaxation adjacent to the kit. & enjoys western views & afternoon light. Ascend the main stair to a 2nd lvl fmly rm w/ double French doors & full view of Merion's stately clubhouse. Hear the pings of golf balls while enjoying the eastern exposure & morning light. A multi-room master suite consisting of Master Bedroom, his & her outfitted marble baths & custom vanities, hers w/ a soaking tub & his w/ an oversized shower, open to a well-considered dressing rm & sitting rm. 3 additional fmly bedrms & 2 full renovated baths are also on this lvl. The 3rd floor boasts high ceilings & as many as 5 add'l rms. Ideal as either bedrm, playrm or generous office space, this 3rd lvl is far from attic space & possesses all the comfort of the 2nd lvl. A separate 2-bedrm cottage set overtop the garage provides exceptional space for short stay, long term guests or full-time staff.

PADE438930

MLS ID

March 15, 2024

Updated

Map

20 Golf House Rd
Haverford PA, 19041

Interior Features

Total Stories

3


Bedrooms

8


Full Bathrooms

7


Half Bathrooms

2


Interior Features

Kitchen Island, Bar, Walk-In Closet(s)


Laundry Description

Main Level


Fireplace

Yes


Fireplace Description

Gas, Wood Burning


Cooling

Yes


Cooling Description

Central Air, Ceiling Fan(s)


Heating

Yes


Heating Description

Hot Water, Oil

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size

1.45 Acres


Architectual Style

Colonial, Traditional


Sewer

Public Sewer

School Information

School District

HAVERFORD TOWNSHIP

Other Property Details

Area Name

HAVERFORD TWP


Taxes

$37,186


Tax Frequency

Annually


Days on Market

155


Garage

Yes


Garage Spaces

4


Parking

On Street, Detached


Parking Total

8


View

Yes


View Description

Golf Course


County

DELAWARE


Water Source

Public


Pool

Yes


Pool Features

In Ground

Listed by Lavinia Smerconish, with Compass RE
Listing Contact: 6106155400 

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