|Presenting an absolutely exceptional colonial farmhouse, situated on a private 4.5 acre property in Whitemarsh Township. Move right in to this fabulous residence where nothing has been spared in the thoughtful renovations and additions. Architectural designs by Peter Zimmerman and most recent renovations/additions by Blake Development. The front entryway opens to a center hall, flowing beautifully to the living room, dining room and study. Handsome office/library with fireplace and full bath could also be a lovely first floor master. Cooking and entertaining is a delight in the spacious, gourmet, eat in kitchen with Professional GE Monogram/Subzero appliances, custom cabinetry and wet bar. Adjoining family room with exposed barn beams, stone fireplace and French doors leading to a beautiful flagstone terrace. Mudroom, large laundry and powder room. On the second floor, a master bedroom to die for with fireplace, spacious, well appointed master bath with steam shower, radiant heat and large walk in closet. 4 additional bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. Walk up attic for storage. The lower level offers bar, media room, 1200 bottle wine cellar, powder room and gym. Outstanding features throughout the house include detailed millwork and moldings, custom lighting, whole house stereo sound, random width flooring, five fireplaces, abundant closets and thoughtfully designed built in storage spaces. New cedar shake roof, updated mechanical, electrical systems. 3 car detached garage with guest suite and bath. The latest addition to this fabulous compound is the 1400 square foot “Party Barn” loaded with all the amenities you could hope for. Nano doors open to flagstone terrace with fireplace overlooking pool. Mature, meticulously maintained landscaping designed by Carter Van Dyke complete the picture. All said, an exciting opportunity to own a magnificent property in a premium country location, just minutes to Chestnut Hill, Erdenheim Farm, and an easy commute to the Main Line and Center City.
|Address:||7021 Lafayette Avenue|
|Lot Square Feet:||159,865|