MLS® ID: 1001228837
1061 WATERLOO RD
Berwyn, Pennsylvania, 19312 $699,000
Here's your chance to own a piece of history. Home needs work but is a great opportunity for the right buyer. This Pennsylvania stone farmhouse is the real deal. A historical landmark (noted but not formally registered) on a Level 1+ acre Easttown Township lot. Spacious and updated through the years, the first of two front doors opens into a formal entrance foyer, with the original wide plank flooring the house was built with, a front parlor with detailed 19th-century millwork, library with a small, charming 19th century glass/mullioned closet and original plasterwork, an an updated kitchen that leads to the modern and large-scale dining room with its salvaged-wood floor and hand-made custom paneling under a hand-crafted plaster ceiling medallion. In the spacious and bright living room, floor-to-ceiling windows and a stone fireplace overlook the tennis court and pool. The living room can easily hold a pool table in addition to comfortably seating many in the television area. Completely renovated from the studs in 2008, the living room has a ~-inch custom teak floor, floor outlets, energy-efficient lighting, is wired for cable and has French doors that go out to the limestone terrace. On the second floor are three adjacent bedrooms and a fully renovated bathroom with spacious shower, pure white marble countertops, Carrera marble walls and heated floors, Italian crystal handles on the drawers and high-end fixtures. The home offers both cozy rooms with numerous original architectural details, built-in corner closets, several fireplaces, working shutters and deep windowsills alongside gracious dining and living rooms with space to accommodate large gatherings. The in ground salt-water swimming pool and a tennis/sports court may need some attention, but are ready to come back to life. The grand master bedroom suite with floor-to-ceiling windows and a stone fireplace above the back living room. This gorgeous vaulted space overlooks the grounds and is ready for a new look.