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1520 Monk Road, Gladwyne, PA 19035

$9,990,000

  • For Sale
  • Active
  • Single Family
  • 6 Beds
  • 7 Full Baths
  • 4 Partial Baths
  • 14,738 Sq. Ft.
  • 4 Car Garage
  • Updated 13 days ago
1520 Monk Road, Gladwyne, PA 19035View this property at 1520 Monk Road, Gladwyne, PA 19035
1520 Monk RoadGladwynePA19035
Property Description
Westbourne Woods - A unique, custom build, combining everything on the "must have" list of the most discerning buyer: premier address; solid stone exterior construction, interior finishes evidencing the finest of craftmanship, generous square footage, unique spaces for both living and playing and acres of expertly manicured lawn. This is the home which all the superlatives really do apply. Westbourne Woods is the product of a marriage between the Main Line's premier architect and most acclaimed high end builder. Just 14 years ago, F.L. Bissinger summoned one of his unique, Artisan Revival Style designs to E.B. Mahoney, whose name is synonymous with the highest in quality building standards. The resulting, expertly Colonial residence
consists of three finished levels, positioned on 8 acres, with an additional adjoining lot of more than 6.5 acres available for purchase. Inside are 6-7 Bedrooms, 7 full baths and 4 half Baths, five fireplaces, an in-home theatre, wine cellar, indoor swimming pool, baseball batting cage, gym quarters and a 4 car Garage. Energy is partially supplied by solar panels. Twenty minutes from CC Philadelphia and a short drive from the links of the famed Philadelphia Country Club, drive through the gates of 1520 Monk Rd. Descend the driveway lined with stone walls which are finished with bricked lattice. Cross the cobblestones and enter the massive aged wood double door into a stone floored Foyer. Step down into the formal Living Room featuring floor to ceiling windows, exceptional quatrefoil plaster work ceiling and hand hewed plank hardwood floors. Pivoting between contemporary and traditional, this formal space is designed with multiple seating areas for small or intimate gatherings. Dramatic volume ceiling bar room with outside entrance is highlighted by an exposed stone wall with incorporated candle ledges for twilight entertaining. Steps away is a Library w/fireplace,Family Room w/fp, formal Dining room with hand painted ceiling. An expansive Kitchen w/solarium styled Breakfast Area w three sides of glass, encouraging views of gardens & wooded acres. Ascent the main staircase to a Master Suite w/two Sitting Rooms/private offices and separate "his"and "hers" closets. Master Bath highlighted by stone soaking tub. The walk-out LL offers everything needed for recreation for all ages, theatre, wine celler, lap swimming pool, gym & baseball batting cages.

Full Property Details for 1520 Monk Rd

General

  • Price: $9,990,000
  • Taxes: $134,382 (2018)
  • Status: Active
  • Type: Single Family
  • MLS ID: 1001248523
  • Updated: 7/27/2018
  • Added: 320 day(s) ago

Business

  • Includes: Land Only

Interior

  • Rooms/Areas: Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Family Room, Bedroom 1, Laundry, Other, Attic
  • Interior Features: Master Bath(s), Kitchen - Island, Butlers Pantry, Stain/Lead Glass, WhirlPool/HotTub, Exposed Beams, Wet/Dry Bar, Stall Shower, Dining Area
  • Fireplace(s): Gas/Propane
  • Appliances: Cooktop, Oven - Wall, Oven - Double, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Disposal
  • Flooring: Wood, Fully Carpeted, Stone

Rooms

Bathrooms

  • Total Bathrooms: 11
  • Full Bathrooms: 7
  • Half Bathrooms: 4
  • Main Floor Baths: 2
  • Main - 1/2 Baths: 2

Bedrooms

  • Total Bedrooms: 6

Other Rooms

  • Laundry: Upper Floor

Additional Information

  • Pool: Yes
  • Private Pool: Yes
  • Pool Description: Indoor

Exterior

  • Exterior Features: Lawn Sprinkler
  • Porch/Patio/Deck: Patio(s)

Parking

  • Garage: Yes
  • Garage Spaces: 4
  • Total Spaces: 7
  • Parking Type: Off Street, Off Street, Attached Garage, Detached Garage
  • Other Parking Total: 3

Location

  • Area: Lower Merion Twp (10640)
  • County: Montgomery
  • Development Name: None Available
  • Subdivision: None Available
  • Cross Streets: Youngsford
  • Driving Directions: Youngsford Rd. to right on Monk to house on left

School Information

  • School District: Lower Merion

Heating & Cooling

  • Central air: Yes
  • Cooling Type: Central A/C
  • Heating Type: Gas, Solar Active/Passive, Forced Air
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas, Solar
  • Water Heater: Natural Gas

Utilities

  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Water: Public

Structural Information

  • Architectural Info: Colonial, Traditional
  • Structure Type: Detached
  • Construction: Stone
  • Basement: Yes
  • Basement Desc.: Full, Fully Finished
  • Roof: Pitched, Slate
  • Walls/Ceilings: Cathedral Ceilings, 9'+ Ceilings
  • Entry Location: Center Hall
  • Stories/Levels: 0
  • Stories Description: Lower 1, Main, Upper 1
  • Square Feet: 14,738
  • Sq. Ft. Source: Assessor
  • Living Area: 14,738 Sq. Ft.
  • Finished Above Grnd: 14,738 Sq. Ft.
  • Year Built: 2002
  • Year Built Source: Estimated
  • Property Condition: Average+

Unit Information

Unit 1

  • Bathrooms-Lower: 4

Lot Features

  • Lot Size (Acres): 8.03
  • Lot Size (Sq. Ft.): 349,787
  • Lot Dimensions: 438
  • Lot Features: Level, Sloping, Open, Trees/Wooded, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)
  • Zoning: RA
  • Lot Description: Level, Sloping, Open, Trees/Wooded, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)

Financial Considerations

  • Price Per Sq. Ft.: $677.84
  • Tax w/Assessment: $3,653,000
  • Tax Amount: $134,382
  • Tax Year: 2018

Disclosures and Reports

  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Lot Number: 14

Listed by BHHS Fox & Roach-Bryn Mawr, Lavinia Smerconish

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Schools

Schools serving 1520 Monk Rd

Score
Name
Grades
Distance
8
230 Righters Mill Road, Gladwyne, PA 19035
K-5
1.1 mi
7
325 Tower Lane, Narberth, PA 19072
6-8
1.5 mi
9
600 N Ithan Ave, Rosemont, PA 19010
9-12
2.6 mi
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$9,990,000
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Listed by BHHS Fox & Roach-Bryn Mawr, Lavinia Smerconish

1520 Monk Road, Gladwyne, PA 19035 (MLS# 1001248523) is a Single Family property with 6 bedrooms, 7 full bathrooms and 4 partial bathrooms. 1520 Monk Road is currently listed for $9,990,000 and was received on September 29, 2017. Want to learn more about 1520 Monk Road? Do you have questions about finding other Single Family real estate for sale in Gladwyne? You can browse all Gladwyne real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.