656 SHELLBARK LN $1,600,000



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    • 6 Beds
    • 6 Baths
    • 5,000 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# PAMC2001528
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    OPPORTUNITY IS KNOCKING...a 5,000 square foot modern farmhouse style renovation that resides in Bryn Mawr on a quiet cul-de-sac in the award winning Lower Merion School District. This sought after location offers unsurpassed access to all major roadways, the Bryn Mawr Train Station, Independent Schools, Medical & Corporate Centers, shopping and entertainment facilities. A black metal roof accents the warm & welcoming front porch entry and the mudroom addition. The main roof is a newly installed CertainTeed Max Def Charcoal Shingle. The exterior is clad in an elegant and low maintenance combination of Mist Grey James Hardie Plank and brick sealed in White Elastomeric Paint. Black shutters complete modern farmhouse look. Exterior doors are Therma true and the windows are Vinylume. The porch is bluestone, walkways are slate and the expansive Patio in the rear of the home is also slate. Enjoy a level backyard, mature plantings and trees have been maintained to frame the .75 acre property; it is a perfect setting for a pool. The interior features a center hall layout with view from front to back in Durham's style. An open concept Living and Dining Room create a warm space for entertaining by the fireplace. Behind French doors a handsome Library offers the privacy necessary for todays professional. This home accommodates multi-generational living or the need for long term guest arrangements with a first floor In-Law Suite that is complete with a walk in closet and private full Bath. A second Bedroom or Office and full hall Bath are also located on the main floor. The Gourmet Kitchen has been outfitted with custom white cabinets, white quartz, Island Seating, a Wolf Range & Convection Microwave Drawer, Kitchen Aid Refrigerator and Dishwasher, a built-in Banquet and Wet Bar. An intentionally oversized pet and child friendly Mudroom connects the garage to the home; complete with storage and sink. Beautiful hardwood floors continue throughout the the upper level. Find repose in the gracious Master Suite with large windows, a substantial walk-in closet and dressing area. The Master Bath provides a Spa like atmosphere with it's Carrera marble finishes and freestanding soaking tub and shower. There are three additional sizable Bedrooms and two beautifully designed full Baths on this floor. The Laundry room-generously proportioned to act as a catch all and provide for an organized home. A finished Lower Level equips the home with a Recreation Room that has sunny windows and 2 forms of egress, a Powder Room and Exercise or Craft Room. This property will be available by appointment only beginning July 1, 2021. to arrange a private tour. Expected Delivery- end of July-early August. Additional Specifications Include: Fire Safety /Sprinkler System-throughout. Hardwood floors-except where noted below. Tile and marble flooring-Bathrooms, Mudroom and Laundry Room. Basement- carpet. Custom Cabinetry-Kraftmaid 2 car Garage-attached. Architect-Lorraine Bradshaw of Media, Pa.

    • General Features
      • Condo Coop Association Y/N N
      • County MONTGOMERY
      • Historic Y/N N
      • HOA Y/N N
      • Municipality LOWER MERION TWP
      • New Construction Y/N N
      • Pet Restrictions No Pet Restrictions
      • Pets Allowed Y/N Y
      • Pool No Pool
      • Sale Type Standard
      • Senior Community Y/N N
      • Tax Annual Amount 11307.00
      • Tax Year 2021
      • Water Access Y/N N
      • Waterfront Y/N N
      • Year Built 1959
      • Zoning 1101;RESIDENTIAL
      • Zoning Dscrp One family
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Built-In Microwave, Commercial Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Refrigerator, Range Hood, Oven/Range - Gas, Stainless Steel Appliances
      • Basement Type Full, Windows, Fully Finished
      • Cooling Fuel Natural Gas
      • Cooling Type Central A/C
      • Fireplace Features Wood, Mantel(s)
      • Fireplaces Count 1
      • Flooring Type Hardwood, Ceramic Tile, Carpet
      • Foundation Details Block
      • Furnished No
      • Garage Spaces Count 2.00
      • Garage Type Garage - Side Entry,Garage Door Opener,Inside Access
      • Garage Y/N Y
      • Heating Fuel Natural Gas
      • Heating Type 90% Forced Air
      • Sewer Septic Public Sewer
      • Style Traditional
      • Total Garage And Parking Spaces 2
      • Total Living Area 5000
    • Room Features
      • Bathrooms Count Main Level 2.00
      • Bathrooms 6
      • Bedrooms 6
      • Bedrooms Count Main Level 2
      • Full Bathrooms 5
      • Bathrooms Full Main Level 2
      • Half Bathrooms 1
    • Property Features
      • Lot Features Cul-de-sac, Level, Private, Rear Yard
      • Lot Size Acres 0.72
      • Lot Size Dimensions 96.00 x 0.00
      • Outdoor Living Structures Patio(s), Porch(es), Roof
    • Schools
      • Elementary School GLADWYNE
      • High School HARRITON SENIOR
      • School District LOWER MERION


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    Property History

    Date Event Price Percent Change
    -- Current Price Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $1,600,000
    8/27/2021 1:41:23 PM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: ACTIVE UNDER CONTRACT
    7/2/2021 5:11:30 AM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: ACTIVE
    6/24/2021 8:59:00 PM New in Database Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $1,600,000

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