Seller represented by:
Tracy Pulos with BHHS Fox & Roach Wayne-Devon Sales Office

Buyer represented by:
John McAleer with BHHS Fox & Roach Haverford Sales Office

208 Poplar Ave Wayne, PA 19087
  • Sold
  • Single Family

208 Poplar Ave Wayne, PA 19087 Get directions

$815,000 $376/Sq. ft.
4 Beds 3 Baths 1 Partial Bath 2,165 Sq. ft. 11,238 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Stylecolonial_revival, craftsman_bungalow
  • Age 116 Years
  • MLS# PADE521940
  • Listed 1 Year 2 Months 7 Days Ago


Come enjoy living in this charming home just a few blocks downtown Wayne~ one of the most popular communities in the Main Line! This turn of the century (c.1905), 4 BD, 3.5 BA Arts & Crafts style home is located in a coveted walk to Wayne location. A large covered, wrap-around front porch invites relaxation overlooking the gorgeous gardens. Front door leads to the spacious Entrance Hall, with room for a seating area, which overlooks the Living Room with brick fireplace. A new French door leads to the charming Screen Porch, which is ideal for outdoor dining. adjacent Dining Room has a bay window, built-in storage cabinet, and doors to the Kitchen & rear deck. The floor plan is flexible (previous owners used the front room as their Dining Room & this room as their Family Room.) The Kitchen features extensive display and storage space in the Craftsman-style solid wood cabinets. Stainless appliances include a gourmet Wolf gas range, dishwasher, and French door refrigerator. This level also has a Storage/Pantry area and Powder Room. A turned staircase leads to the 2nd floor. The current owners combined 2 bedrooms to create a luxurious Master BD suite and added a new En Suite Master BA, dry sauna, & walk-in closets. Bedroom 2 has a built-in Murphy bed to facilitate multiple uses for guests & residents. The full Hall Bathroom has a marble-tiled floor & reproduction pedestal sink. A linen closet completes the 2nd floor. Bedroom 3 is on the 3rd floor and has an en suite, updated 3rd full BA. Bedroom 4 is currently used as a bright & sunny Office, and features built-in bookshelves. There is also a large cedar closet & attic storage. The dry, partially-finished Basement has areas for a Rec Room, Washer & Dryer, separate hobby room, & utilities. In addition to the covered front porch & screen porch, outdoor areas include a sunny rear deck off the Kitchen & Dining Room and a patio with gas fire pit, all of which overlook beautifully landscaped grounds. Leaded glass windows, high ceiling heights, hand-crafted millwork, and gleaming wood floors enhance this home. Other features include a new roof (2015), new tankless water heater (2016), central A/C (2012), stone rear steps in garden (2018), and new roof (2015) and garage door (2017) on the detached 2-car Garage. Garden shed has electricity and could also be used as a playhouse. Membership is voluntary for the North Wayne neighborhood association (NWPA) which organizes activities for residents of this area, including Progressive Dinners, Soap Box Derby, & more. Stroll into town to enjoy live music and outside dining at Wayne's plethora of restaurants as well as parks, schools, shops, and the library. The train station provides convenient access to Center City, and commuting to corporate centers and the Airport is easy via the Blue Route (Rte. 476.) Highly-ranked Radnor Township schools make this a community that is always in demand. Schedule your visit today! Please note that Delaware County is conducting a real estate tax reassessment, effective January 1, 2021. If you have any questions or concerns about the impact of this process on the future real estate taxes for this property, you should contact the Delaware County Treasurer's Office or call the Tax Reassessment Hotline

  • Seller represented by:
  • REALTOR ® Tracy Pulos with BHHS Fox & Roach Wayne-Devon Sales Office
  • Buyer represented by:
  • REALTOR ® John McAleer with BHHS Fox & Roach Haverford Sales Office



  • Bedrooms: 4


  • Total Bathrooms: 4
  • Full Bathrooms: 3
  • 1/2 Bathrooms: 1

Interior Features

  • Built-Ins
  • Crown Moldings
  • Kitchen - Island
  • Primary Bath(s)
  • Stain/Lead Glass
  • Stall Shower
  • Wood Floors
  • Cedar Closet(s)
  • Walk-in Closet(s)
  • Basement


  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Oven/Range - Gas
  • Stainless Steel Appliances

Heating and Cooling

  • Cooling Features: Central A/C
  • Heating Features: Steam
  • Heating: Yes

Land Info

  • Lot Size Acres: 0.257989
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 11238

Garage and Parking

  • Garage Spaces: 2
  • Garage Features: Garage - Front Entry
  • Parking Features: Asphalt Driveway, Crushed Stone, Detached Garage

Homeowners Association

  • Association: No
  • Calculated Total Monthly Association Fees: 0

School Information

  • Elementary School: WAYNE
  • High School: RADNOR
  • Middle School: RADNOR M
  • School District: RADNOR TOWNSHIP

Other Property Info

  • Municipality: RADNOR TWP
  • Annual Tax Amount: 6809.0
  • Source Listing Status: Closed
  • County: DELAWARE
  • Disclaimer: Standard
  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Area: DELAWARE
  • Source Neighborhood: NORTH WAYNE
  • Subdivision: NORTH WAYNE
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Total Square Feet Living: 2165
  • Year Built: 1905
  • Above Grade Finished Area: 2165
  • Construction Materials: Frame, Masonry
  • Property Age: 115
  • Levels or Stories: 3
  • Structure Type: Detached
  • House Style: Craftsman, Colonial
  • Total Area Sqft: 2165

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
4 Wayne El School K-5 1.5 mi
6 Radnor Middle School 6-8 0.5 mi
8 Radnor Senior High School 9-12 1.4 mi
NA Valley Forge Military Academy Private School 7-12 0.4 mi

School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Maponics, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.

Property History for 208 Poplar Ave

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2020-09-16 Sold - - BrightMLS
2020-07-09 Listed $799,000 $369 BrightMLS
2014-11-12 Sold - - BrightMLS
2014-10-03 Price Changed $750,000 $346 BrightMLS
2014-09-22 Relisted $760,000 $351 BrightMLS
2014-09-15 Listing removed $760,000 $351 BrightMLS
2014-07-26 Price Changed $760,000 $351 BrightMLS
2014-06-03 Listed $774,900 $357 BrightMLS
1985-11-21 Sold - - Public Record

The price and tax history data is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from local jurisdiction. Contact your REALTOR® directly in order to obtain the most up-to-date information available.