Patio and porch: Balcony, Deck(s), Patio(s), Porch(es), Terrace
Pool Features: In Ground
Located in prestigious Gwynedd Valley, is this incredible custom built, & exceptional home designed by renowned architect Rene Hoffman. 12 years young, this custom home is set on a quiet street surrounded by & backing up to a walking trail & 7 acres of open space. Amenities & details to truly appreciate, plus only minutes from the Gwynedd Valley train station. Simply stunning exterior is complete w a Wissahickon Schist cut stone facade & mahogany door. Every room inside has been thoughtfully designed, carefully decorated & impeccably maintained. Offering 9,716 sq ft of living space on 3 levels, class, warmth, & elegance surround you. Quarter sawn oak hardwood floors, arched doorways, custom millwork & attention to detail surpass expectations. Perfectly appointed sitting room w a gas fireplace featuring a stone surround, formal dining room w a tray ceiling, wainscoting & pocket door opening to a custom butler's pantry w dual dishwashers. The gourmet kitchen is loaded w amenities any discerning buyer would expect in a luxury home such as custom cabinetry, high-end appliances, rounded & spacious breakfast room plus views of the flagstone terrace & pool area below. Spacious & stunning family room has a cherry wood coffered ceiling, stone hearth fireplace, complete w 2 sets of French doors to the terrace & wet bar w fridge & ice maker allowing you to entertain w ease. Main level master bedroom suite is simply spectacular featuring a gas fireplace, stained pine tray ceiling, room darkening powered shades, outside access to the flagstone terrace & views of the very private rear grounds. Enjoy the his & her master bathrooms which are complete w radiant heat, water closets, & custom walk-in closets. Finishing off the main level is a home office w custom built-ins, 1st floor laundry room & 2 powder rooms. The 2nd level provides space and comfort for your loved ones featuring custom millwork, 4 en-suite bedrooms offer walk-in custom closet systems & absolutely tasteful finishes. An additional den area w a wet bar adjacent to the 4th en suite bedroom serves as a separate space guests and family can use to relax without being in the main family room or could easily be converted into an In-Law/Au Pair Suite. This wonderful bedroom configuration ensures privacy for family & guests. The amazing finished lower level offers 9.5' ceilings & everything else you need in your special custom home such as a full bar, a climate-controlled wine cellar, another beautiful gas fireplace, a media/recreation room, a home gym, a gorgeous full bathroom, & an abundance of natural light from 3 sets of french doors (and several full size windows) that lead out to flagstone terrace, pool and hot tub. You will be able to truly vacation at home w this backyard oasis that includes a gorgeous in-ground pool & hot tub, lower & upper flagstone terraces & outdoor fireplace for relaxed evenings w loved ones and guests. Professional hardscaping & landscaping w irrigation & professional outdoor lighting system. Quality of this magnitude is not easy to find. Additional features include: 5 fireplaces all gas (Outdoor fp & front room fp can be converted back to wood burning), solid interior doors, custom millwork, security system w zoned cameras, sprinkler system w well, central vac, 6 Zone HVAC w humidifiers, reverse osmosis water system including water softeners, 600 AMP electrical & generator plus heated garage floors w a gladiator garage system to keep all your things organized . Located in top ranked & award winning Wissahickon School District & also close proximity to several prestigious private schools. Please request your own private tour of this special home to see the property in person & allow us to showcase your new lifestyle!