MLS® ID: 1000872002

1221-A MEETINGHOUSE RD

Gwynedd, Pennsylvania, 19436

$1,989,000 Active
  • 6 Beds
  • 6 Baths
  • 6950 SQFT
Presenting "Glendower"! Arched fieldstone entry walls flank your "Welcome Home" leading to a sweeping driveway as you are immediately taken aback by the grandeur of this historic homestead. Perched on 3.7 acres & complemented by stately trees & lush gardens, this elegant home is nestled in a secluded settling that can't be duplicated. The history & folklore includes George Washington stopping by en route to Valley Forge, Forefathers of the Declaration of Independence escaped to Glendower for county retreats, a stop on the underground railroad, Abe Lincoln's Grandmother resided for a time, hand written sheep skin deeds used to convey its ownership through the years. Formal living areas offer original wide plank random width hardwood floors, high ceilings, tall windows w/ deep window sills, detailed moldings & built-in hutches & cabinetry. Cozy-up to any of the 7 wood burning fireplaces. Escape to the Library or kick-up & watch the game in the Family Room, be entertained in the Music Room, greet guests in the formal entry hall & host grand events in the inter connecting Living, Dining & Music Rooms. The household can catch up on their daily activities while dining informally in the original summer Kitchen warmed by a walk-in fireplace that was used for the daily cooking in its day. Master Suite offers a retreat from the hustle & bustle of the household, a Princess Suite & 3-4 additional Bedrooms & 3 Baths, super convenience of a 2nd floor Laundry & back staircase. 2+ car Garage w/ the luxury of auto openers makes coming home a seamless effort. Garage connects directly to the homestead through a window paned enclosed breezeway, so you never have to bear the outdoors & inclement weather. This informal entry offers multiple closets & shelfed storage. Outside living offers multiple settings to relax, entertain guests, have a picnic & fire up the built-in barbeque. Terraces, patios, decks, canopy areas & in ground pool, it's your choice! The Barn has been restored & conver
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Listing courtesy of Coldwell Banker Preferred-Blue Bell

Amenities

  • Zip
    19436
  • Office name
    Coldwell Banker Preferred-Blue Bell
  • Subdivision
    None Available
  • SQFT
    6950
  • Bedrooms
    6
  • Full baths
    5
  • Half baths
    1
  • Property type
    Single Family
  • School district
    WISSAHICKON
  • Junior high
    WISSAHICKON
  • High school
    WISSAHICKON SENIOR
  • Year built
    1752
  • Lot size
    5.7
  • Tax year
    2018
  • Office ID
    CBPREBB
  • Agent ID
    3120760
  • Agent name
    David J. J Caracausa
  • Tax amount
    $ 34510.0
  • Purchase Type
    Active
  • Price Range
    $1.75m-$2m
  • Square Feet Range
    5000-7000 sq ft.
  • Bedrooms Range
    4+ Beds
  • Full Baths Range
    4+ Baths
  • Acreage Range
    5 - 9.9 acres
  • Year Built Range
    1989 (and earlier)

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