500 S WATERLOO RD DEVON, PA 19333

500 S WATERLOO RD DEVON, PA 19333

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Property Type

Residential

MLS#

6925884

Bedrooms

9

Bathrooms

7/2

Square Feet

12762

Lot Size

557568 sq ft

Year Built

1904

List Price

$8,000,000

Classic Georgian Revival Mansion with sophisticated elegance. This extraordinary property epitomizes a different era of living. Built with the grandeur of estates in the early 1900s, the estate sits on 12.8 secluded and beautifully landscaped acres. Opening with a grand marble entry accented with dentil molding and a fireplace, the central focus is the dramatic staircase. In addition to the 9 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms & 2 powder rms, this stunning residence is highlighted with 6 fireplaces and a spectacular 2-story great room with a dramatic balcony/gallery overlooking the space. The interior has an open, airy design with tall ceilings & expansive rooms. With meticulous attention to detail, the mansion has been masterfully updated (designed by Archer & Buchanan) & refreshingly appointed to add a more contemporary ambiance to the living space. Highlighted upgrades include new kitchen(granite counter tops, industrial stove, pot spigot, large center island workspace, counter seating, & walk-in pantry), butler's pantry, breakfast rm. and mudroom. Specialty features added include a 4 floor elevator, home theater, third floor laundry. Redesigned Master suite including bath in marble with radiant heated flooring, custom cabinetry, shower & tub. Quality materials and accents abound with custom woodwork in the billiard rm, custom-carved limestone fireplace in great rm, library wrapped in lush paneling from floor to ceiling, a de Gournay hand-painted wall covering in dining room, 6 sets of mahogany pocket doors & custom low voltage lighting throughout first floor. There is also a charming carriage house on the property with 2 apartments. Both with stunning kitchens, living rms, and dining area's. Carriage house is surrounded by a meandering walkway guiding you through the beautifully landscaped grounds. Plantings include 43 ornamental pear trees, plus forest pansy redbud, Canadian cherry, hydrangea, lilac, magnolia, holly, hemlock & cypress. Off Great room there is a circle garden with fountain & arbor. Not to be missed is the herb garden, raised bed vegetable garden, & raspberry patch. Additional features on the property include lighted tennis court, pool, indoor squash court and 6 car garage. Possible sub-division. Sq. footage of carriage house not included.

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