Stunning North Haverford estate on one of the most coveted lots on the Main Line. This timeless stone colonial with slate roof is situated on 2.4 serene acres at the end of a private lane right behind the Merion Cricket Club and walking distance to Haverford train station and town center. The highest quality architectural detail, craftsmanship and materials are matched by private, pristine grounds that include lush yard, pond, pool with spa, flagstone patios and terrace. Enter thru the front door to a grand two-story foyer with marble entrance and wide planked peg wood flooring. Open to an extended living room with soaring ceilings, fireplace and oversized deep silled windows that overlook the grounds. Step up to the dining room with parquet floors, built ins of the finest carpentry and large bay window. The renovated kitchen features custom white cabinets, Viking stove, Sub-Zero fridge and opens to a sun drenched breakfast room with cathedral ceiling, skylights, sitting area and fireplace. This home offers the finest millwork and moldings throughout - including a stately office that peacefully overlooks the pond and walks out to terrace. Upstairs a luxurious master suite includes a sumptuous master bath and expansive walk in closet. Three additional bedrooms, two with jack and jill bath and one en suite complete the second floor. A third floor suite, accessed thru the back staircase, has private bedroom, full bath and large open space for office. Well placed skylights and windows bring in generous natural light. A walk out lower level features the finest knotty pine, stone fireplace and bar, large windows and walkout to terrace. A full bath, gym and laundry room complete this level. Situated up and back off the private lane this home has graceful street presence and embraces the breathtaking property at every turn - the breakfast/ family room, dining room, living room, office and lower level all walk out to the utterly tranquil setting. Unparalleled pride of ownership and first time on the market in over 20 years. Once in a lifetime opportunity to own this North Haverford treasure.
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