1543 Monk Road 1 And #2 (Homesites) 1 AND #2 (HOMESITES), Gladwyne, PA, 19035 Properties

1543 Monk Road 1 And #2 (Homesites) 1 AND #2 (HOMESITES), Gladwyne, PA, 19035 Properties

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$10,950,000
222 Days Online

1543 Monk Road 1 And #2 (Homesites) #1 AND #2 (HOMESITES)
Gladwyne, PA 19035

For Sale|Single Family Home|Active
22
Beds
8
Full Baths
2
Partial Baths
14,467
SqFt
$757
/SqFt
1930
Built
Subdivision:
None Available
County:
Montgomery
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Situated on 32.1 acres in one of the Philadelphia Main Line s most exclusive areas, Linden Hill is a singular opportunity to experience estate living at its historic finest, with 21st century amenities. The main residence and its dependencies are in excellent condition, having been magnificently maintained by the present owners. The property is notable for its world-class architecture and its very private, park-like setting. Designed between 1928 and 1931 by Edmund B. Gilchrist for stockbroker Rodman Ellison Griscom, the property was owned for more than 50 years by the Dorrance family of Campbell s Soup Company. Enter Linden Hill s very secluded grounds and travel past fenced pastures and stone outbuildings reminiscent of the quaintest of French villages. An initial courtyard formed by turreted caretaker s quarters, a 10-car garage, stables and additional staff houses leads to the crest of a hill. Soon, at the end of a narrow walled lane, the magnificent manor house and cour d'honneur reveals itself, a majestic example of French Normandy-inspired design of breathtaking scale and symmetry. Pass through the courtyard entry where brick chimney stacks on guest houses cleverly frame the main house, and behold a truly historic mansion, beautifully maintained with complete respect for its origins, yet offering every modern amenity. Its grand-scale formal rooms offer elegant and easy, expansive or intimate entertaining spaces. Private quarters are equally inviting with family living quarters that accommodate guests for short-term or extended stays. Beyond the main house are two pools, a pool house, tennis court and a beautiful aviary, all set within absolutely stunning gardens and grounds. As a picturesque legacy property that can also serve as a family or corporate retreat, look no farther than the timeless and spectacular Linden Hill. Square footage calculation is approximate for the main residence only. This listing includes one guest house with 2 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms off of the main courtyard, a 10-car garage/ barn, 2 charming upper courtyard guest houses, a multi-stall horse barn and woodworking shop. Easy access to miles of surrounding riding trails, center city Philadelphia, trains, renowned schools, shopping and Philadelphia International Airport. A rare treasure! *PUBLIC SEWER NOW AVAILABLE*

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Price 
$10,950,000
Days Online 
222 Days
Bedrooms 
22
Inside Area (SqFt) 
14,467 sqft
Total Baths 
10
Full Baths 
8
Partial Baths 
2
Lot Size 
32.1 Acres
Year Built 
1930
MLS Number 
PAMC2029232
Status 
Active
Property Tax 
$115,058
HOA/Condo/Coop Fees 
N/A
Sq Ft Source 
Assessor
Friends & Family
Recent Activity
an hour agoListing updated with changes from the MLS
3 months agoStatus changed to Active
3 months agoPrice changed to $10,950,000
7 months agoListing first seen online
General Features
Style 
ManorNormandy
Water 
Public
Sewer 
On Site SepticPublic Sewer
Utilities 
Cable TV AvailableNatural Gas AvailablePhone AvailableElectric AvailableMultiple Phone LinesPhone ConnectedUnder GroundWater Available
Electric 
UndergroundGenerator440 Volts200+ Amp Service
Garage 
Yes
Parking 
Circular DrivewayPrivateCrushed StoneLighted Parking
Foundation 
Permanent
Other Structures 
Above GradeBelow Grade
Construction Materials 
Stone
Zoning 
RESIDENTIAL
Levels Count 
2
Interior Features
Flooring 
MarbleCarpetStoneTile/BrickWood
Appliances 
Built-In RangeBuilt-In MicrowaveCommercial RangeDishwasherDryerExhaust FanFreezerIcemakerExtra Refrigerator/FreezerOven - DoubleOven - Self CleaningOven - WallOven/Range - GasRefrigeratorSix Burner StoveStainless Steel AppliancesWasherWater Heater
Laundry 
Main Floor
Heating 
Hot Water
Cooling 
Central A/C
Central Air 
Yes
Basement 
Yes
Basement Description 
FullOutside EntrancePartially Finished
Fireplace 
Yes
Other Interior Features 
Kitchen - Eat-InKitchen - IslandPrimary Bath(s)Sprinkler SystemWalk-in Closet(s)Built-InsBreakfast AreaAdditional StairwayButlers PantryCarpetChair RailingsCurved StaircaseDouble/Dual StaircaseEntry Level BedroomFamily Room Off KitchenFloor Plan - OpenFloor Plan - TraditionalFormal/Separate Dining RoomRecessed LightingSoaking TubStain/Lead GlassUpgraded CountertopsWainscottingWine StorageWindow TreatmentsAttic2nd KitchenCombination Dining/LivingCombination Kitchen/LivingCrown MoldingsDining AreaExposed BeamsKitchen - GourmetKitchen - Table SpacePantrySpiral StaircaseStudioTub ShowerWood FloorsOther
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Exterior Features
View 
Garden/LawnCourtyardPanoramicPasturePondScenic VistaTrees/WoodsValleyWaterOther
Road 
Paved
Personal Pool Features 
In Ground
Lot Features 
Backs to TreesClearedFront YardLevelNo Thru StreetNot In DevelopmentOpenPartly WoodedPondPremiumPrivateRear YardRoad FrontageSecludedSideYard(s)SlopingStream/CreekSubdivision PossibleTrees/WoodedVegetation Planting
Roof 
Tile
Other Exterior Features 
BBQ GrillExtensive HardscapeExterior LightingLawn SprinklerOutbuilding(s)Play AreaSecure StorageStone Retaining WallsTennis Court(s)Underground Lawn SprinklerOtherGutter System
Community Features
Security 
Fire Detection SystemMonitoredMotion DetectorsSecurity SystemSmoke Detector
Accessibility Features 
None
Equestrian Features 
Riding RingPaddockHorses AllowedHorse TrailsStable(s)
Senior Community 
No
Schools
School District
LOWER MERION
Elementary School
GLADWYNE
Middle School
WELSH VALLEY
High School
HARRITON SENIOR
Listing courtesy of Kurfiss Sotheby's International Realty



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