• 1353 BARROWDALE RD, JENKINTOWN, Pennsylvania, 19046

  • $649,900
This beautiful Chestnut Hill stone, cedar shake roof cape has a wonderful curb appeal, it is surrounded by mature specimen trees, bushed and perennials and is located on a professionally landscaped picturesque 3/4 acre. This lovely home is located on one of the prettiest streets in the Rydal area of Abington. Enter the home through a wide foyer that leads into an elegant living room featuring a marble fireplace, bay window and parquet floor. The formal dining room has a custom granite top buffet and handsome built-ins, marble tile floor and a double French doors leading to an all glass attractive solarium/sunroom. The exquisite family room addition features high tray ceilings with indirect lighting, solid natural black walnut wall paneling, built by artisans who built the Bryn Athyn cathedral, a raised landing with floor to ceiling bookshelves, random-width wood-pegged floors and a gas fireplace. The spectacular kitchen has a dramatic cathedral beamed ceiling and a large triangular high window. This fabulous kitchen features amazing amount of cabinets, many with pull-out drawers, beautiful granite counters, handmade ceramic tile backs-plash imported from Italy, center island with 2nd sink, 5 burner gas cook-top, double wall oven, new dishwasher, refrigerator, wine cooler and porcelain tile floors. There is a breakfast area with floor to ceiling windows overlooking the tranquil back yard. A door from the kitchen opens into the slate floored an inviting sun-room. A cozy den with built-ins and an updated powder room complete the main level. The spacious master suite includes a walk-in fitted closet, a large marble master bathroom with oversize shower and whirlpool tub, a dressing area with vanity and a sitting room with an additional closet. There is also a lovely large window with a window seat. There are 3 additional large bedrooms, one with a private bathroom and a hall bath. The laundry/mudroom with a back entrance is conveniently located on the lower level and it includes the 2nd powder room. The finished basement has built-ins to store toys and games making it a great area for play room. There are large closets and storage throughout the house. The oversize garage has extra storage area. A circular driveway and a separate wide driveway to the garage affords easy access and plenty of parking. The house is with-in short walking distance to the Rydal Train Station allowing for a 20 minutes ride into Center City. Do not miss this unique wonderful family
(215) 885 - 8100
PostedMarch 05, 2018