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Circle down the meandering private driveway and tucked away, awaiting you, is an outstanding, one of kind, timeless, exceptional contemporary residence boasting the impressive architectural design of renowned Lynn Taylor– with perhaps a glimpse of Frank Lloyd Wright? Delightful, tranquil 3.5 bucolic acres where ~nature whispers all around~ in heart of posh, upscale Gwynedd Valley & bordering the Wissahickon Creek and township open space area. Linger awhile appreciating the unique, memorable sculptures tastefully placed amongst the lush landscaping designed by acclaimed Gale Nurseries. The impressive, unique open floor plan featuring soaring ceilings and abundant windows allows for bright, sunny, cheerful surroundings plus marvelous views of the idyllic, parklike setting. Enjoy the stunning in-ground, heated pool or relax on the flagstone patio with its mesh covered trellis. Although nestled away from traffic and noise this incredible property is convenient to major roads and shopping including the new handsome Lower Gwynedd shopping center highlighting Whole Foods and the popular Arpeggio~s restaurant. Adding to the ambience of the area is the newer YMCA and the abundance of parks including the interesting Treweryn walking area. What a remarkable place to call home! Breathtaking interior is captivating from every perspective beginning with the welcoming marble entrance foyer and into the dramatic two-story living room with soaring windows & dazzling sunlight. The focal point of this room is the unique, fascinating, full wall display balcony–perfect for highlighting of artwork or collections. The marble fireplace adds to the ambience and the stunning dining room makes this the perfect space to entertain. Updated white, chef~s kitchen enhanced with 3 skylights, new granite counters, custom glass tile backsplash, expansive island, stainless appliances and ceramic tile floor. The adjoining breakfast room overlooks inground, heated pool, patio with spectacular plantings and abundant flowers. Inviting family room boasts wall of built-ins and double-sided fireplace overlooks kitchen area. Owner~s suite area is a private retreat– delightful place to relax or enjoy splendid views of the picture-perfect setting. Cheerful, spacious master bath features double marble vanity, tub, shower, commode room, dressing area, 2 walk-in closets with organizers. Two additional lovely bedrooms and hall bath. Finished lower level features bright office– possible 4th bedroom plus large laundry room with full wall of built-ins. No worries here: home and stucco inspect done (remediation completed), water, well test done and pool certification done.1 yr warranty. Exceed your expectations!!

Property Highlights

Type

House

Style

Detached, Contemporary

Year Built

1990

Subdivision

GWYNEDD VALLEY

Inside City

Not Specified, GWYNEDD VALLEY

County

MONTGOMERY

Elementary School

SHADY GROVE

Middle School

WISSAHICKON

High School

WISSAHICKON SENIOR

Property Details for 1349 FORDING BROOK RD

1349 FORDING BROOK RD is a house for sale in Gwynedd Valley, PA 19437. This 4562.00 SQFT house sits on a 3.50 acre lot and features 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. Built in 1990, this house has been on the market for a total of 2 months and is currently priced at $1,300,000.

Bedrooms

Bedrooms
3

Bathrooms

Full Bathrooms
3

Other Rooms

Basement
Crawl Space  /  Partially Finished

Interior

Fireplaces
2
Interior Features
Built-Ins  /  Carpet  /  Cedar Closet(s)  /  CeilngFan(s)  /  Dining Area  /  Family Room Off Kitchen  /  Floor Plan - Open  /  Formal/Separate Dining Room  /  Kitchen - Eat-In  /  Kitchen - Gourmet  /  Kitchen - Island  /  Kitchen - Table Space  /  Master Bath(s)  /  Pantry  /  Recessed Lighting  /  Skylight(s)  /  Sprinkler System  /  Stall Shower  /  Store/Office  /  Upgraded Countertops  /  Walk-in Closet(s)  /  Water Treat System  /  Window Treatments
Flooring
Carpet  /  Ceramic Tile  /  Heated  /  Marble
Window Features
Casement  /  Double Pane  /  Energy Efficient  /  Insulated  /  Replacement  /  Screens  /  Skylights
Furnished
No
Appliances
Built-In Microwave  /  Built-In Range  /  Central Vacuum  /  Compactor  /  Cooktop  /  Cooktop - Down Draft  /  Dishwasher  /  Disposal  /  Dryer  /  Dryer - Electric  /  Dryer - Front Loading  /  Exhaust Fan  /  Icemaker  /  Microwave  /  Oven - Self Cleaning  /  Oven - Single  /  Oven - Wall  /  Oven/Range - Electric  /  Refrigerator  /  Stainless Steel Appliances  /  Trash Compactor  /  Washer  /  Water Conditioner - Owned  /  Water Heater - High-Efficiency
Laundry
Lower Floor
Fireplace Description
Gas/Propane  /  Wood

Exterior

Spa
No
Exterior Features
Exterior Lighting  /  Flood Lights  /  Lawn Sprinkler  /  Underground Lawn Sprinkler
Roof
Flat
Patio & Porch
Balcony  /  Patio(s)
Pool
Yes - Personal
Pool Features
In Ground
View
Creek/Stream

Heating & Cooling

Central Air
Yes
Cooling
Central A/C
Cooling Fuel
Electric
Heating
Baseboard - Hot Water
Heating Fuel
Natural Gas
Water Heater
Natural Gas

Services

Municipal Trash Service
No
Electric
200+ Amp Service
Water
Well
Sewer
Public Sewer
Security
Electric Alarm  /  Fire Detection System  /  Security System  /  Smoke Detector
Available Utilities
Cable TV  /  Electric Available  /  Natural Gas Available  /  Phone  /  Phone Connected

Parking

Carport Spaces
2
Attached Carport Spaces
2
Open Parking Spaces
15
Parking
Attached Carport  /  Driveway
Parking Features
Asphalt Driveway  /  Circular Driveway  /  Lighted Parking  /  Paved Driveway  /  Private

Building

Total SQFT
4562.00
Total Finished SQFT
4892
Above Grade Finished SQFT
4562
Below Grade Finished SQFT
330
Below Grade SQFT
330
Property Sub Type
House
Structure Type
Detached
Architectural Style
Contemporary
Foundation
Block
Stories
1
Accessibility Features
None
Common Walls
2 Story Ceilings  /  Cathedral Ceilings  /  Plaster Walls  /  Vaulted Ceilings
Other Structures
Above Grade  /  Below Grade

Construction

Year Built
1990
New Construction
No
Major Renovation
2018
Builder Name
Stevenson
Construction Materials
Stucco

Lot

Acres
3.50
Lot SQFT
152460.00
Zoning
A
Lot Features
Backs - Parkland  /  Cul-de-sac  /  Front Yard  /  Landscaping  /  Level  /  No Thru Street  /  Not In Development  /  Partly Wooded  /  Poolside  /  Private  /  Rear Yard  /  SideYard(s)

Waterbody

Waterfront
No
View of Water
Yes
Waterbody Tidal
No

Community

Subdivision
GWYNEDD VALLEY
County
MONTGOMERY

Schools

Elementary School
SHADY GROVE
Middle School
WISSAHICKON
High School
WISSAHICKON SENIOR
School District
WISSAHICKON

Address

Address
1349 FORDING BROOK RD, GWYNEDD VALLEY, PA 19437
Street Address
1349 FORDING BROOK RD
City
GWYNEDD VALLEY
Zip
19437
Latitude
40.18156052
Longitude
-75.25328064
Directions
East on Penllyn Pike, Right on Gypsy Hill Rd, Left on Hunt Seat, Right on Fording Brook Rd
State
PA

Pricing

Sale Type
Sale
Price
$1,300,000
Price Per SQFT
$284.96

Status

MLS ID
PAMC372670
Status
Active
Published Date
January 10, 2019
Modified Date
March 15, 2019 at 4:00 PM

Taxes & Assessments

City Tax
568.00
County Tax
1606.00
School Tax
9478.0
Tax Assessed Value
464360.0
Tax Lot
062
Tax Year
2018
City Tax Frequency
Annually
County Tax Frequency
Annually
School Tax Frequency
Annually

Terms

Exclusions
Dining Room Chandelier, Small sculpture near patio--not attached.
Inclusions
Washer, Dryer (as is condition) Exterior Sculptures: horse, ballerina, end of pool sculpture, head sculpture at front door.
Road Responsibility
Private  /  Road Maintenance Agreement

Source

Agent
Diane J Williams
Agent Phone Number
2158824627
Office
Weichert Realtors-Blue Bell
Data Source
Bright MLS
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