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1031 Barberry Road, Lower Merion Township, PA 19010

$1,900,000

  • Sold
  • Closed
  • Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 6 Full Baths
  • 2 Partial Baths
  • 9,149 Sq. Ft.
  • 2 Car Garage
1031 Barberry Road, Lower Merion Township, PA 19010View this property at 1031 Barberry Road, Lower Merion Township, PA 19010
1031 Barberry RoadLower Merion TownshipPA19010

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Property Description

Hidden on one of the Main Line's most coveted streets, this extraordinary Northside Bryn Mawr estate situated on 2.79 spectacular acres with an adjacent lot available for purchase, offers tremendous privacy amidst the formal English gardens and hardscaping that perfectly complement the Durham & Irvine-designed home. Originating out of Walter Durham's earliest work, which is considered his best and most stylized, this prized home evokes the spirit of an English country manor home. Several additions in the early 90's enhanced and added generously-proportioned living spaces to optimize comfort for the entire family, with an ideal open flow for large-scale or casual entertaining. Enter through the gated, stone entrance columns to the
stone-walled Belgium block motor court enhanced by the front stone fountain and statuary. Originally designed for entertaining and a more formal lifestyle, its many additions have made it perfectly suited for today's more casual living. With the pool, pool house and paddle court, as well as multiple secluded flagstone patios, it's easy to imagine summers filled with fun or just relaxation in a resort-like environment. A traverse Entrance Foyer with formal Powder Room and enclosed bar area lead to the step down Living Room with fireplace and French doors leading to a sun-filled Music Room (which could also be used as an office or sun room). The formal Dining Room opens into the Family Room so guests can retire in comfort for coffee and dessert. The large island Kitchen flows into the Breakfast Room which is bathed in sunlight and overlooks the pool and English gardens designed by the renowned Gale Nurseries. From here, enter a glass enclosed hallway to the newest addition to this magnificent home. The 2 story Library is spectacular and truly one-of-a-kind and simply must be seen to be appreciated. The second floor boasts a renovated Master Suite with his and her Bathrooms and closets, and a full dressing room. There are 3 other en-suite Bedrooms plus a mirrored Exercise Room with stairs that lead to the garage. The Third Floor is finished as a Playroom but could easily be a fifth bedroom with ample room to add another full bath. Additional storage space and closets finish this floor. A spectacular yet comfortable home with breathtaking outdoor spaces.

Full Property Detailsfor 1031 Barberry Road

General

  • Sold For: $1,900,000
  • Taxes: $67,313 (2017)
  • Status: Closed
  • Type: Single Family
  • MLS ID: 1000281857
  • Added: 239 day(s) ago

Property History

  • 1031 Barberry Road, Lower Merion Township, PA
  • Sold at $1,900,000 on 12/14/17
  • Listed at $3,100,000 on 8/30/17

Business

  • Includes: Land Only

Interior

  • Rooms/Areas: Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Family Room, Bedroom 1, Exercise Room, Laundry, Other, Office, Media Room, Attic
  • Interior Features: Master Bath(s), Kitchen - Island, Butlers Pantry, WhirlPool/HotTub, Stall Shower, Dining Area
  • Fireplace(s): Marble
  • Appliances: Cooktop, Oven - Wall, Oven - Double, Oven - Self Cleaning, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Disposal, Built-In Microwave
  • Flooring: Wood, Fully Carpeted, Tile/Brick, Marble

Rooms

Bathrooms

  • Total Bathrooms: 8
  • Full Bathrooms: 6
  • Half Bathrooms: 2
  • Main Floor Baths: 2
  • Main - Full Baths: 1
  • Main - 1/2 Baths: 1

Bedrooms

  • Total Bedrooms: 4
  • Master Bedroom: Master Bedroom, 26 x 17, Upper 1
  • Master Bedroom 2: Master Bedroom - Master Bedroom - Dressing Area, Master Bedroom - Sitting Area, Walk-In Closet(s), Unspecified
  • Bedroom 1: Bedroom 1, 16 x 14, Upper 1
  • Bedroom 2: Bedroom 2, 15 x 13, Upper 1
  • Bedroom 3: Bedroom 3, 18 x 13, Upper 1

Other Rooms

  • Living Room: Living Room - Fireplace - Other, 30 x 17, Main
  • Family Room: Family Room - Fireplace - Other, 22 x 18, Main
  • Kitchen: Kitchen - Kitchen - Gas Cooking, Island, Pantry, Double Sink, 19 x 16, Main
  • Dining Room: Dining Room - Fireplace - Other, 19 x 16, Main
  • Office: Office, 17 x 16, Main
  • Theater/Media: Media Room, 24 x 14, Main
  • Exercise Room: Exercise Room, 22 x 16, Upper 1
  • Laundry: Basement, Lower 3
  • Other Room 1: Other, 22 x 16, Upper 1
  • Other Room 2: Other, 17 x 16, Main
  • Other Room 3: Other, 24 x 14, Main
  • Other Room 4: Other, 21 x 21, Main

Additional Information

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

Exterior

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

Parking

  • Garage: Yes
  • Attached garage: Yes
  • Garage Spaces: 2
  • Parking Features: 3+ Car Parking, Off Street, Attached, Garage, Inside Access, Garage Door Opener, Oversized

Location

  • Area: Lower Merion Twp (10640)
  • County: Montgomery
  • Development Name: None Available
  • Subdivision: None Available
  • Cross Streets: Mt. Pleasant
  • Driving Directions: From Rte 30, N on Spring Mill Rd, Rt on Mt Pleasant, Left on Barberry.

School Information

  • School District: Lower Merion
  • Elementary School: Gladwyne
  • Middle School: Welsh Vlly
  • High School: Harriton

Heating & Cooling

  • Central air: Yes
  • Cooling Type: Central A/C
  • Heating Type: Gas, Forced Air, Radiant, Zoned
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
  • Water Heater: Electric

Utilities

  • Sewer: On Site Septic
  • Water: Public
  • Utility Description: Cable TV

Structural Information

  • Architectural Info: Normandy
  • Construction: Stone
  • Basement: Yes
  • Basement Desc.: Partial, Unfinished
  • Roof: Pitched, Metal, Tile
  • Entry Location: Foyer
  • Stories Description: Lower 1, Main, Upper 1
  • Square Feet: 9,149
  • Sq. Ft. Source: Assessor
  • Finished Above Grnd: 9,149 Sq. Ft.
  • Year Built: 1930
  • Year Built Source: Estimated
  • Property Condition: Average+

Additional Structures

  • Other Structures: Above Grade

Lot Features

  • Lot Size (Acres): 2.79
  • Lot Size (Sq. Ft.): 121,532
  • Lot Dimensions: 371
  • Lot Features: Irregular, Level, Sloping, Trees/Wooded, SideYard(s)
  • Zoning: RA
  • Lot Description: Irregular, Level, Sloping, Trees/Wooded, SideYard(s)

Financial Considerations

  • Price Per Sq. Ft.: $338.83
  • Tax w/Assessment: $1,863,950
  • Tax Amount: $67,313
  • Tax Year: 2017

Disclosures and Reports

  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Exclusions: See Broker.
  • Inclusions: See Broker
  • Lot: 6

Listed by BHHS Fox & Roach-Devon, Joan H Lewis
Sold by BHHS Fox & Roach-Bryn Mawr, Brandey Whitaker

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Schools

Schoolsserving 1031 Barberry Road

School District:Lower Merion School District
School Name
Grades
Distance
Gladwyne Elementary School
230 Righters Mill Road, Gladwyne, PA 19035
K-5
1.3 mi
Welsh Valley Middle School
325 Tower Lane, Narberth, PA 19072
6-8
2.6 mi
Harriton Senior High School
600 N Ithan Ave, Rosemont, PA 19010
9-12
1.1 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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Community Infofor 1031 Barberry Road

Listed by BHHS Fox & Roach-Devon, Joan H Lewis
Sold by BHHS Fox & Roach-Bryn Mawr, Brandey Whitaker

1031 Barberry Road, Lower Merion Township, PA 19010 (MLS# 1000281857) is a Single Family property that was sold at $1,900,000 on December 14, 2017. Want to learn more about 1031 Barberry Road? Do you have questions about finding other Single Family real estate for sale in Lower Merion Township? You can browse all Lower Merion Township real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.