• 8240 THOMSON RD, ELKINS PARK, Pennsylvania, 19027

  • $284,800
Captivating expanded cape cod wrapped in brick & vinyl boasts a setting beyond compare~ Peacefully tucked away on a quiet tree lined street in Elkins Park the home is framed by 4 season perennial gardens providing an endless array color complimented by specimen plantings rivaling the displays at Morris Arboretum.Upon arrival one is instantly aware that the home and grounds have been painstakingly cared for and improved. The quiet, picturesque back yard offers panoramic views of more gardens ablaze with color while tall trees line the perimeter granting natural seclusion & privacy. A large partially covered deck spans the back of the house overlooking an expanse of lush green grass awaiting bare feet and warm weather entertaining with lawn games. Features of the home: a traditional floor plan of sizeable rooms bathed in natural light streaming through replacement windows; a warm & inviting living room with 4 panel bow window & classic brick FPL with brick hearth, brass & glass doors and mantle. Adjourn into the handsome dining room through an ageless arched entry to set the table for an intimate dinner or a larger festive gathering. The eat-in kitchen presents plenty of counter space & cathedral top oak cabinetry(plus a stained glass door on the corner cab), slatted ceiling with crown molding,recessed lights,gas s/c range, dishwasher, microwave, stainless sink w/disposal ~ all for the chef; adjacent is a first floor powder room. The main floor addition includes a first floor MBR/guest bedroom and a large FmRm with 2 atrium doors accessing the rear deck. The 2nd flr hosts: a hall bath (tiled walls, sink vanity & tub w/shower); 4 bright & airy bedrooms each w/generous closets & breezy ceil fans. Step down into the extra feature~ an in-law suite addition over the garage boasting high cathedral ceiling, circle top window, 2 ceil fans & recessed lights enhancing a huge open bedroom with sitting area & ensuite bath. Descending stairs from the kitchen we find a versatile basement comprised of a utility/storage/workroom with laundry facilities and separate sizable playroom with wall of storage closets. The home has 3 different heat zones(oil hot air heat(original house),HVAC wall unit heat & air(MBR/guest BR) & gas fired baseboard heat(In-law suite). Additionally there are 8 ceiling fans strategically placed throughout. Finally we have an attached oversized one & 1/2 plus car garage to complete the offering. Welcome HOME !!
(215) 641 - 2500
BayWindow,Replacement Windows
PostedJune 16, 2017