741 COUNTY LINE ROAD, VILLANOVA, PA 19085
This residence is a stunning brick Georgian Colonial which reflects the architectural richness & exceptional craftsmanship of the finest Main Line homes. This property with its historic floor plan lives in the 21st century. It’s loaded with classical details, has paneled doors, marbled entry, sweeping front staircase, window seats, large picture windows, parquet floors, classical niche shelves and even jib doors designed to be fully concealed. One will enjoy journeying through all the spaces from a generous living room, a conversation-worthy dining room and generously spaced family room with a truly adaptable layout that can be used in multiple ways. There are private nooks and smaller personal areas where you can tuck a little loveseat & sit with a laptop. This home takes the absolute best of tradition…and builds on it.
The elegant 2-story foyer opens to the large Living Room with an ornamental fireplace mantle & oversized bow window. An adjacent paneled Library with wet bar features Custom Built-ins & French Doors to the terrace. The Dining Room has built-in corner niches with a floor to ceiling picture window – a cordial, comfortable and beautifully atmospheric space. The kitchen has warm and cozy finishes, granite countertops, stainless appliances, generous center island, double sinks, wine fridge, and plenty of pantry storage to hide countertop clutter. The Family Room is oversized offering lots of options for a versatile floor plan. It is light filled with two walls of windows, has a vaulted ceiling, media cabinetry, & provides access to the office room with its own outside entrance. The mudroom is a terrific catch-all family entry with room for storage and places to leave your shoes.
The 2nd floor is made up of a Primary Bedroom ensuite with custom walk-in closet & 3 more additional bedrooms & 2 fully updated Baths. Whether kids or guests, there is plenty of room to spread out. The 2nd floor walk in attic which is 17' x 26' could be a 5th bedroom, digital drop zone, or studio. There are two laundry area options, one on the 2nd floor & one in the basement.
The impressive circular driveway is positioned well off the road & makes for a dazzling entry. The surrounding grounds are lush and include a flagstone courtyard, terraces, garden walls, water feature, mature plantings & trees, & a "sport court", which could be a future tennis court, pool, pool house, or large enclosed play area for children. With this property, both the front & back yards are social zones perfect for entertaining. Parties will spill out onto the lawns with ease. The backyard backs up the to the Wistar Road