MLS® ID: PAMC624620
1242 LAFAYETTE ROAD
GLADWYNE, Pennsylvania, 19035 $2,214,000
Estate compound sitting on 1.8 acres featuring an elegant principal home and a separately deeded cape cod cottage offering a delightful sense of tranquility and majestic long views. Recently and exquisitely updated with the finest materials and appliances, this magnificent house exhibits a perfect balance of spaciousness and intimacy. The home is always welcoming with its naturally bright interiors and open spaces. The gourmet kitchen, with 48" Viking range with double doors, wall oven with warming drawer, wine cooler, double dishwasher, two sinks, together with a full bar in the basement, outdoor slate patio and temperature-controlled wine cellar make this the ideal house for hosting dinner parties and gatherings. The theater/game room and swimming pool further provide endless family fun and entertainment. At the same time, the master bedroom's private balcony offers extraordinary views for miles, and the upstairs library is an ideal spot for peaceful study or relaxation. This special property offers endless possibilities with a first floor bedroom/guest/master and an additional home office. The house also features an elevator with access to all floors. Options for the neighboring cottage are endless ~ income producing, aging parents, artist/author studio, out of town guests.... This unique opportunity to own neighboring properties is located minutes from the center of Gladwyne with all of its amenities and makes for an easy commute into downtown Philadelphia.