This magnificent French Normandy style home combines unique design, charm and exquisite architecture. Custom-built by Dean Chagan in 1952 for his brother and upgraded in 1991, this home features 8,111 of interior Sq Ft, 5 spacious bedrooms, 5 Full and 2 half bathrooms, 4 Fireplaces and 3-car garage. The property is located in the award-winning Lower Merion School District and sets on a 1.63-acre lot with a lovely in-ground Pool/Spa, a Pond and beautiful gardens. Only minutes from Philadelphia and a short drive from the amazing shopping and fine dining at Suburban Square.
This home is absolutely stunning. Entering the home, you are welcome by the impressive marble 2-story Foyer with a balconied overlook. From there you will see the gorgeous Great Room with a stone Fireplace and French Doors leading out to a splendid flagstone Patio with outdoor high-end appliances, including fridge and BBG Stove, landscaped Gardens and the Pool and Spa for great entertaining.
Adjacent to the Great Room, you will find the Breakfast Room with a bay window and bench seating and a fantastic custom Kitchen, designed by Joanne Hudson that offers a Butler’s Pantry, high end cabinetry, appliances and finishes.
The large step-down formal Living Room with wood burning Fireplace is a great entertaining area that connects to the magnificent vaulted ceiling, cherry paneled library with Fireplace and French Doors that open to lovely gardens.
The Second Floor consist of an impressive Master Suite with a Fireplace and luxurious en-suite with heated floor, marble bath tub, glass steam shower, custom vanities, custom built-ins, his and her walk-in closet and dressing areas. Four additional bedrooms, two with en-suite baths and two sharing a full bath complete the Second Floor.
From the attached over-sized 3-car garage you can enter the house to a convenient kitchenette and laundry room and then to the Kitchen.
A fully walk-out finished lower level offers large theater/media/entertainment and exercise rooms. This lower level features a bonus room with another kitchenette, a full bathroom and plenty of storage. This Main Line original is a warm, welcoming and true turn key home. Schedule your visit today!