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640 Carisbrooke Road
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania PA 19010-3622
Sold For: $2,849,900
Listing ID PAMC2017300
Bedrooms 5
Full Baths 5
Total Baths 6
Partial Baths 1
SqFt 5,500
Acres 1.660
Year Built 1900

Property Description:

Welcome home to 640 Carisbrooke Road in the highly sought after neighborhood of Pembroke Estates. Originally designed and built by Walter Durham in 1939, one of the most prominent architects/builders of the 20th century, this house sits majestically on a 1.7 acre lot and has been completely renovated inside and out. This magnificent home offers 5 bedrooms, 5.1 bathrooms, 3 car garage, a formal yet open floor plan, and all the character of a Walter Durham build remains yet the improvements such as security cameras, sonos, wireless speakers and whole house generator will satisfy the buyer of today. As you drive up, the impressive exterior exudes curb appeal and continues to impress as you enter through the original solid door. The exterior has a new cedar roof and gutter system, new driveway coming shortly; new bluestone patio; new garage doors; and new windows throughout. The first floor offers newly laid 5in plank hardwoods that follow throughout the house; Kountry Kraft kitchen with custom white inset cabinetry, island seating, marble backsplash, and commercial grade stainless steel appliances; formal dining room with floor to ceiling wainscotting and french doors to patio; mudroom off of kitchen with white washed brick flooring, built-in cubbies, and pantry with built-in system; spacious and bright living room with ivory grasscloth wall covering (will be done this week) and wood burning fireplace that looks onto the handsome study with floor to ceiling wainscotting and original gas fireplace with copper mantle; from here there is an attached bar area with beverage fridge and ice maker- perfect for entertaining! There are two master suites for this property and the first floor master offers french doors to the patio and gardens, a large walk-in closet with shelving system, and marble bathroom with oversized shower with frameless glass enclosure and dual vanity. The second level offers a second luxurious master suite with his and her walk-in closets both beautifully outfitted, a gas fireplace, and marble bathroom with dual vanity, soaking tub, and oversized shower. There are two more ensuite tiled bathrooms; fifth hall bedroom; tiled hall bathroom; and laundry room with shelving, cabinetry, and sink. All of this while being in Bryn Mawr- a highly sought after area known for its gorgeous estate homes, high-caliber public and private schools and amenities such as the Ludington Library, Bryn Mawr Film Institute, and Saturday Farmer's Market. Close to Suburban Square and Lancaster Avenue with it's amazing array of dining and shopping options and easily accessible to Philadelphia and NYC via convenient roadways, Acela Train or nearby Philadelphia airport- Bryn Mawr is truly an ideal location. Call today to see this one-of-a-kind property- it is not to be missed!

Primary Features

Municipality: LOWER MERION TWP
School District Name: LOWER MERION
Interior Features: Bar, Built-Ins, Breakfast Area, Butlers Pantry, Combination Kitchen/Dining, Crown Moldings, Floor Plan - Traditional, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Island, Kitchen - Gourmet, Pantry, Primary Bath(s), Recessed Lighting, Soaking Tub, Stall Shower, Tub Shower, Upgraded Countertops, Wainscotting, Wet/Dry Bar, Walk-in Closet(s), Wood Floors
Address: 640 Carisbrooke Road
Exterior Features: Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Gutter System
Outdoor Living Structures: Patio(s)
Cooling Type: Central A/C
Heating Type: Forced Air
Property Sub Type: Detached
IDX City Name: Bryn Mawr
State: Pennsylvania
Postal Code: 19010
Year Built: 1900

Interior Features

Appliances: Built-In Microwave, Built-In Range, Commercial Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Energy Efficient Appliances, Exhaust Fan, Icemaker, Oven - Double, Microwave, Oven/Range - Gas, Range Hood, Six Burner Stove, Stainless Steel Appliances, Refrigerator, Water Heater, Washer
Basement: yes
Basement Type: Full
Bathrooms Count Main Level: 2
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1: 4
Bathrooms Full Main Level: 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1: 4
Bathrooms Half Main Level: 1
Bedrooms Count Main Level: 1
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1: 4
Central Air: yes
Cooling Fuel: Electric
Door Features: Insulated, Six Panel
Fireplace: yes
Fireplace Features: Wood, Gas/Propane
Fireplaces Count: 4
Flooring Type: Ceramic Tile, Marble, Hardwood
Full Baths: 5
Half Baths: 1
Heating: yes
Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Laundry Type: Upper Floor
Levels Count: 2
Window Features: Energy Efficient, Insulated

External Features

Architectural Style: Colonial
Construction Materials: Stone, Stucco
Foundation Details: Stone
Garage: yes
Garage Spaces Count: 3
Lot Size Dimensions: 207.00 x 0.00
Lot Size Source: Assessor
Lot SqFt: 72200
Navigable Water: no
Other Structures: Above Grade, Below Grade
Water Access: no
Water Oriented: no
Waterfront: no

Financial Details

Acceptable Financing: Cash, Conventional
Buyer Financing: Cash
Condo/Co-op Association: no
HOA: yes
HOA Fee: 500
HOA Fee Frequency: Annually
Riparian Rights: no
Sale Type: Standard
Tax Annual Amount: 24593
Tax Assessed Value: 630770
Tax Year: 2021


Above Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
Above Grade Finished SqFt Source: Estimated
Accessibility Features: None
Below Grade Finished SqFt Source: Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
Below Grade Unfinished Area Units: Square Feet
Below Grade Unfinished SqFt Source: Assessor
Inclusions: all appliances
Living Area SqFt Source: Estimated
Lot Dimensions Source: Assessor
Lot Size Units: Square Feet
New Construction: no
Ownership Interest: Fee Simple
Possession: Immediate, 0-30 Days CD, 31-60 Days CD
Property Condition: Excellent
School District Source: Listing Agent
Senior Community: no
Sewer Septic: Public Sewer
Story List: Main, Upper 1
Vacation Rental: no
Water Source: Public
Year Assessed: 2021
Year Built Source: Assessor

Location Information

MLS Area: Lower Merion Twp (10640)
Zoning: R3
Zoning Description: Residential

Zoning Info

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