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$2,500,000
6 Beds
5, 4 half Baths
8,870 SqFt
4.54 Acre Lot
197,762 Sqft Lot
Status Active
Property Type Detached
Year Built 1953
Neighborhood Fort Washington
Days on Website 197

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$2,500,000 – 7021 Lafayette Avenue, Fort Washington, PA 19034

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Courtesy of Camilla F Whetzel, Kurfiss Sotheby’s International Realty.

Description

Presenting an absolutely exceptional private compound, situated on 4.5 acres in Whitemarsh Township. Move right in to this fabulous residence where nothing has been spared in the thoughtful renovations and additions. Architectural designs by Peter Zimmerman and most recent renovations/additions by Blake Development. The front entryway opens to a center hall, flowing beautifully to the living room, dining room and study. Handsome office/library with fireplace and full bath could also be a lovely first floor master. Cooking and entertaining is a delight in the spacious, gourmet, eat in kitchen with Professional GE Monogram/Subzero appliances, custom cabinetry and wet bar. Adjoining family room with exposed barn beams, stone fireplace and French doors leading to a beautiful flagstone terrace. Mudroom, large laundry and powder room. On the second floor, a master bedroom to die for with fireplace, spacious, well appointed master bath with steam shower, radiant heat and large walk in closet. 4 additional bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. Walk up attic for storage. The lower level offers bar, media room, 1200 bottle wine cellar, powder room and gym. Outstanding features throughout the house include detailed millwork and moldings, custom lighting, whole house stereo sound, random width flooring, five fireplaces, abundant closets and thoughtfully designed built in storage spaces. New cedar shake roof, updated mechanical, electrical systems. 3 car detached garage with guest suite and bath. The latest addition to this fabulous compound is the 1400 square foot Party Barn loaded with all the amenities you could hope for. Nano doors open to flagstone terrace with fireplace overlooking pool. Mature, meticulously maintained landscaping designed by Carter Van Dyke complete the picture. All said, an exciting opportunity to own a magnificent property in a premium country location, just minutes to Chestnut Hill, the PA turnpike, and an easy commute to the Main Line and Center City.

Property Details and Features

Appliances and Equipment

  • Built-In Range
  • Oven – Double
  • Oven – Self Cleaning
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Disposal
  • Energy Efficient Appliances
  • Built-In Microwave

Basement

  • Full

Bathrooms

  • 9 total bathrooms
  • 1 bathroom on all lower levels
  • 8 bathrooms on all upper levels
  • 5 full bathrooms
  • 4 half bathrooms

Bedrooms

  • 6 bedrooms on upper levels
  • 6 bedrooms

House

  • 8,870 sqft living area
  • 7,370 sqft above grade (finished)
  • 1,500 sqft below grade (finished)
  • Built in 1953
  • Structure Type: Detached
  • Wall & Ceiling Types: Cathedral Ceilings
  • 2 levels
  • Colonial
  • Stucco

Cooling

  • Central Air
  • Electric
  • Central A/C

Fireplaces

  • 5 fireplaces

Floors

  • Wood
  • Stone

Foundation

  • Concrete Perimeter

Garage

  • 3 garage spaces

Heating

  • Natural Gas
  • Forced Air
  • Zoned

Interior Features

  • Kitchen – Island
  • Butlers Pantry
  • 2nd Kitchen
  • Kitchen – Eat-In

Laundry

  • Main Floor

Listing

  • 199 days on market
  • $339 per sqft

Location

  • County: Montgomery
  • MLS Area: Whitemarsh Twp (10665)
  • Subdivision: Fort Washington

Lot

  • 159,865 sqft
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 586
  • 4.54 acres
  • Trees/Wooded
  • Front Yard
  • Rear Yard
  • SideYard(s)

Parking

  • 3 open parking spaces

Pool

  • In Ground

Property

  • Other Structures: Above Grade,Below Grade
  • Outdoor Living Structures: Patio(s)

Schools

  • School District: COLONIAL

Sewer

  • On Site Septic

Taxes

  • Tax Annual Amount: $14,402
  • Tax Year: 2018

Utilities

  • Electric Service: 200+ Amp Service
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas

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