• Sold
  • Single Family

1624 W Montgomery Ave Villanova, PA 19085 Get directions

$865,000 $194/Sq. ft.
5 Beds 4 Baths 1 Partial Bath 4,463 Sq. ft. 29,800 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Age 61 Years
  • MLS# 1000273011
  • Listed 2 Years 3 Months 1 Day Ago

Overview

A delightful rear yard with sparkling pool enhances this 5 BD, 3/1 BA traditional home which was designed by noted Main Line architect, Walter Durham. Set far back from the road and screened by gorgeous specimen plantings for privacy, this home offers classic, old world construction and charm yet features new world amenities. Embraced by estate-style fencing, the rear yard offers ample room for recreation and the front yard is pre-wired for an electric gate. A long driveway with Belgian block leads to an attached 2-car garage plus a gracious parking courtyard with loads of parking space. Guests are greeted by an an original wrought iron gate, new masonry walls, statuary, specimen plantings, landscape lighting, & custom wrought iron railings. The new front door opens to a serene Entrance Hall & expansive Great Room. Large windows are clad in plantation shutters, & the area over the fireplace is wired for a TV. The Dining Room offers scenic garden views thru large windows. Sliders to the rear patio create great flow for entertaining. The gourmet Kitchen has been completely renovated w/new cabinets, flooring, island, granite counters, SubZero, 6-burner gas cooktop, double ovens, 2 dishwasher drawers, plus a beverage refrigerator. The sunny Breakfast Area also opens to the patio. Just a few steps down from the Kitchen is a Family Rm with radiant heat flooring, large windows, & Powder Room. Bedrooms were combined on the 2nd floor to create an expansive Master BD Suite with TWO walk-in closets. The luxurious Master BA has a double shower & 2 sinks, spa tub & Toto WashJet. 3 more BD, closets, & 2 more renovated baths complete the 2nd & 3rd fl. The top floor has a window, skylights, & flexible space for a 5th BD, au pair, office, exercise, game rm, or media rm. Short staircases between levels provide convenient access when needed, yet offer privacy between rooms as well. Other upgrades incl. fresh paint, refinished wood floors, energy efficient lighting, ceiling fans, storm water management, new gutters/downspouts, and a multi-room built-in sound system. This 4,463 s.f. home is located in sought-after Lower Merion school district near universities, Ashbridge Park, & Stoneleigh, a new National Lands Trust garden. Only 5 minutes to train stations and easy access to the Blue Route, Schuylkill Expressway, Center City, hospitals, corporate centers, Airport, train, plus shops, restaurants, and movies in the charming villages of Wayne & Bryn Mawr.

Features

Bedrooms

  • Bedrooms: 5

Bathrooms

  • Full Bathrooms: 3
  • Half Bathrooms: 1

Interior Features

  • Master Bath(s)
  • Kitchen - Island
  • Ceilngfan(s)
  • Kitchen - Eat-In

Building and Construction

  • Total SQFT: 4463
  • Above Grade Area: 4463
  • Colonial Style
  • French Style
  • Levels Count: 3+

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Lot Size: 0.68

Garage and Parking

  • Type of Parking: Attached Garage
  • Inside Access
  • Garage Door Opener
  • # of Attached Garage Spaces: 2
  • Total Garage and Parking Spaces: 5

Heating and Cooling

  • Gas
  • Central A/C

Appliances

  • Cooktop
  • Oven - Double
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Built-In Microwave

Pool and Spa

  • Pool: Y

School Information

  • Elementary School: Gladwyne
  • Middle School: Welsh Valley
  • High School: Harriton Senior
  • SchoolDistrictName: LOWER MERION

Other Property Info

  • County: Montgomery

Listing Information

  • Property Type: Residential

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
8 Gladwyne School K-5 2.9 mi
7 Welsh Valley Middle School 6-8 4.2 mi
9 Harriton Senior High School 9-12 0.9 mi
NA Holy Child Private School at Rosemont PK-8 0.7 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.

Neighborhood

Property History for 1624 W Montgomery Ave

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2018-04-06 Sold - - BrightMLS
2018-02-05 Listed $899,000 $201 BrightMLS
2017-09-19 Price Changed $899,000 $201 BrightMLS
2017-09-01 Price Changed $929,000 $208 BrightMLS
2017-06-20 Price Changed $949,000 $212 BrightMLS
2017-05-16 Price Changed $989,000 $221 BrightMLS
2017-04-17 Price Changed $1,000,000 $224 BrightMLS
2017-03-24 Listed $1,025,000 $229 BrightMLS
2017-03-15 Listing removed $1,050,000 $235 BrightMLS
2017-01-25 Price Changed $1,050,000 $235 BrightMLS
2016-12-29 Price Changed $1,075,000 $240 BrightMLS
2016-09-09 Price Changed $1,100,000 $246 BrightMLS
2016-05-02 Listed $1,165,000 $261 BrightMLS
2006-05-26 Sold - - BrightMLS
2006-03-28 Listed $625,000 $140 BrightMLS
1999-10-12 Sold - - Public Record
1996-04-02 Sold - - Public Record
1988-06-16 Sold - - Public Record
1985-10-15 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.