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256 Farm Road, Haverford, PA 19041


  • Sold
  • Closed
  • Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Full Baths
  • 1 Partial Bath
  • 4,189 Sq. Ft.
  • 3 Car Garage
256 Farm Road, Haverford, PA 19041View this property at 256 Farm Road, Haverford, PA 19041
256 Farm RoadHaverfordPA19041

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Property Description

Welcome! A picturesque private road just off Laurel Lane leads you to this historic Frank Furness farmhouse in the heart of desirable Northside Haverford. Situated on almost an acre with a swimming pool that affords the utmost privacy. The circular driveway leads to a three car garage. First Floor: This lovely home is unique in character, design and privacy! Enter through the front door to a foyer that flows into the eat-in kitchen with lots of storage space that opens to a very nice deck. Through the butler's pantry is the dining room that has French doors leading to a lovely flagstone terrace that is perfect for entertaining. The Living Room/Family Room is a very nice size, and there is also another nice size room with a fireplace
with an outside entrance. There are three original fireplaces on this floor and an original telephone room that now serves as a coat closet. A laundry area and powder room complete the first floor. Second Floor: Master bedroom with fireplace and master bath has a his and her dressing room. There are two additional bedrooms each with their own bath. Third Floor: Two smaller rooms with a generous sized bathroom.

Full Property Detailsfor 256 Farm Road


  • Sold For: $1,012,500
  • Taxes: $18,871 (2015)
  • Status: Closed
  • Type: Single Family
  • MLS ID: 1003457541
  • Added: 1, 399 day(s) ago

Property History

  • 256 Farm Road, Haverford, PA
  • Sold at $1,012,500 on 4/7/15


  • Includes: Land Only


  • 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), Butlers Pantry, Wet/Dry Bar, Kitchen - Eat-In
  • Fireplace(s): BrickFirePl
  • Appliances: Cooktop, Built-In Range, Oven - Wall, Oven - Self Cleaning, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Disposal
  • Flooring: Wood, Fully Carpeted



  • Total Bathrooms: 5
  • Full Bathrooms: 4
  • Half Bathrooms: 1
  • Main Floor Baths: 1
  • Main - 1/2 Baths: 1


  • Total Bedrooms: 5
  • Master Bedroom: Master Bedroom - Fireplace - Other, Upper 1
  • Master Bedroom 2: Master Bedroom - Master Bedroom - Dressing Area, Walk-In Closet(s), Unspecified
  • Bedroom 1: Bedroom 1, Upper 1
  • Bedroom 2: Bedroom 2, Upper 1
  • Bedroom 3: Bedroom 3, Upper 3

Other Rooms

  • Living Room: Living Room - Fireplace - Other, Main
  • Family Room: Family Room - Fireplace - Other, Main
  • Kitchen: Kitchen - Kitchen - Gas Cooking, Pantry, Main
  • Dining Room: Dining Room - Fireplace - Other, Main
  • Laundry: Main Floor, Main
  • Other Room 1: Other, Upper 3

Additional Information

  • Pool: Yes
  • Pool Description: In Ground, In Ground


  • Porch/Patio/Deck: Deck(s)


  • Garage: Yes
  • Garage Spaces: 3
  • Parking Features: 3+ Car Parking, Off Street, Inside Access, Garage, Garage Door Opener


  • Area: Lower Merion Twp (10640)
  • County: Montgomery
  • Development Name: None Available
  • Subdivision: None Available
  • Cross Streets: Laurel Lane
  • Driving Directions: Gray's Lane to Laurel Lane. right on Farm Road
  • Direction Faces: Southeast

School Information

  • School District: Lower Merion
  • High School: L Merion

Heating & Cooling

  • Central air: Yes
  • Cooling Type: Central A/C
  • Heating Type: Gas, Hot Water, Radiator, Baseboard
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
  • Water Heater: Natural Gas


  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Water: Public

Structural Information

  • Architectural Info: Farm House
  • Construction: Wood Siding
  • Basement: Yes
  • Basement Entrance: Yes
  • Basement Desc.: Partial, Unfinished, Outside Entrance
  • Roof: Flat, Shingle, Wood
  • Windows: Bay/Bow
  • Entry Location: Foyer
  • Stories Description: Main, Upper 1
  • Square Feet: 4,189
  • Sq. Ft. Source: Assessor
  • Finished Above Grnd: 4,189 Sq. Ft.
  • Year Built: 1885
  • Year Built Source: Estimated
  • Property Condition: Average+

Additional Structures

  • Other Structures: Above Grade

Lot Features

  • Lot Size (Acres): 0.94
  • Lot Size (Sq. Ft.): 41,100
  • Lot Dimensions: 287
  • Lot Features: Level, Sloping, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)
  • Zoning: R1
  • Lot Description: Level, Sloping, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)
  • Fencing (Description): Other

Financial Considerations

  • Price Per Sq. Ft.: $268.56
  • Tax w/Assessment: $577,530
  • Tax Amount: $18,871
  • Tax Year: 2015
  • Heat Included: Yes

Disclosures and Reports

  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Lot: 42

Listed by Kurfiss Sotheby's International Realty, Linda Knox
Sold by BHHS Fox & Roach-Haverford, Virginia M West

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Schoolsserving 256 Farm Road

School District:Lower Merion School District
School Name
Gladwyne Elementary School
230 Righters Mill Road, Gladwyne, PA 19035
1.2 mi
Welsh Valley Middle School
325 Tower Lane, Narberth, PA 19072
2 mi
Harriton Senior High School
600 N Ithan Ave, Rosemont, PA 19010
1.9 mi
Disclaimer: School data provided by Pitney Bowes. School attendance boundaries are for reference only. Contact the school directly to verify enrollment eligibility.

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Listed by Kurfiss Sotheby's International Realty, Linda Knox
Sold by BHHS Fox & Roach-Haverford, Virginia M West

256 Farm Road, Haverford, PA 19041 (MLS# 1003457541) is a Single Family property that was sold at $1,012,500 on April 07, 2015. Want to learn more about 256 Farm Road? Do you have questions about finding other Single Family real estate for sale in Haverford? You can browse all Haverford real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.