5 Beds
3.5 Baths
2,910 SqFt
0.55 Acre Lot
23,958 Sqft Lot
Status Active
Property Type Detached
Price Type
Year Built 1790
Neighborhood Elliger Park
Days on Website 149

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$760,000 – 215 N Bethlehem Pike, Fort Washington, PA 19034

Street View

Courtesy of Jane Douglass, BHHS Fox & Roach-Blue Bell.


Schlater House A gated entry leads to this beautifully restored Circa 1790 Stone Colonial Manor offering a blend of history and elegance with today’s amenities and wonderfully appointed millwork. THIS IS A FABULOUS HOME WITH A SEPERATE TOTALLY REBUILT/NEW COTTAGE BOTH WITH CENTRAL AIR AND FENCED REAR YARD. A wisteria covered arched walkway rear entry, 5 bedrooms, 3.1 baths; office /Entertainment room could be 6 th bedroom, high ceilings, wide plank wood floors, 4 fireplaces including a walk in fireplace. The Living Room fireplace is gas all other fireplaces are wood burning. Relax in the 3 season room which overlooks the picturesque private garden with a fountain, perfect for entertaining or relaxed evenings. The warmth and elegance of the double living room is accented with wood floors, a fireplace, and deep window sills. An expansive totally renovated eat- in country kitchen is a cook’s delight featuring a soap stone center Island, farm sink, an abundance of cabinets, stainless steel refrigerator & freezer. This room includes the large walk – in fireplace and adjoins the formal Dining Room with entry to the 3 season room. 2nd floor is charming featuring Master bedroom accented with a fireplace, exposed wide plank floors and Master bath plus 3 additional bright sunny bedrooms, one has it owns fireplace. The 3rd floor provides a cozy 5th bedroom, full bath and a large office / bedroom. The Main house also includes high velocity central air, fireplace chimneys have been relined with a life time guarantee. Follow the meandering walkway to a quaint rezoned, NEW/ REBUILT, SEPARATE COTTAGE featuring cathedral ceilings, leaded glass windows, Full Kitchen, A living area, 1.5 bathrooms,a private deck, 2nd floor bedroom, beautiful wood floors, new washer and dryer, central air and designed by renowned architect John Milner Group. There is a newer detached over size two car garages plus a separate 1 car garage and newly updated electrical system. Conveniently located near the PA turnpike, downtown Ambler~s restaurants, events, shopping & easy access to Center City. One year 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty. Truly an incredible chance to own this very special home.

Property Details and Features

Appliances and Equipment

  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Oven/Range – Gas
  • Cooktop
  • Stainless Steel Appliances


  • Partial


  • 4 total bathrooms
  • 3 bathrooms on all upper levels
  • 3 full bathrooms
  • 1 half bathroom
  • 1 half bathroom on main level


  • 5 bedrooms on upper levels
  • 5 bedrooms


  • 2,910 sqft living area
  • 2,910 sqft above grade (finished)
  • Built in 1790
  • Structure Type: Detached
  • 2.5 levels
  • Colonial
  • Manor
  • Carriage House
  • Stone


  • Central Air
  • Natural Gas
  • Central A/C

Disability Features

  • Level Entry – Main


  • Rear


  • 3 fireplaces
  • Gas/Propane
  • Wood


  • Hardwood


  • 3 garage spaces


  • Natural Gas
  • Hot Water

Interior Features

  • Crown Moldings
  • Floor Plan – Open
  • Kitchen – Country
  • Kitchen – Eat-In
  • Kitchen – Gourmet
  • Kitchen – Island
  • Kitchen – Table Space
  • Combination Kitchen/Dining
  • Exposed Beams
  • Family Room Off Kitchen
  • Chair Railings
  • Ceiling Fan(s)


  • Basement


  • 151 days on market
  • $261 per sqft


  • County: Montgomery
  • MLS Area: Upper Dublin Twp (10654)
  • Subdivision: Elliger Park


  • 23,975 sqft
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 120.00 x 0.00
  • 0.55 acres
  • Backs to Trees
  • Landscaping
  • Rear Yard
  • SideYard(s)


  • Fenced


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


  • Asphalt


  • School District: UPPER DUBLIN


  • Public Sewer


  • City/Town Tax: $1,515
  • City/Town Tax Pymnt Freq: Annually
  • County Tax: $896
  • County Tax Pymnt Freq: Annually
  • School Tax: $8,828
  • Tax Annual Amount: $11,239
  • Tax Year: 2018


  • Electric Service: 440 Volts
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas

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