MLS® ID: PADE438688
118 WALNUT AVENUE
WAYNE, Pennsylvania, 19087 $1,500,000
Make yourself at home in this stunning 19th century Victorian historic home with its exquisite details and charming characteristics throughout. 118 Walnut Ave offers historically cohesive finishes and authentic architectural detail with its grand formal entertaining spaces, with all the amenities needed for modern living. Situated on lush landscaped front and back yards with respective porches on both sides , perfect place to sit outside and enjoy the day! The fieldstone and cedar exterior with a magnificent porte-cochere leading to the outdoor carriage house/garage greets you as you walk up to that covered front porch spanning from one side of the front to the other. Step off the porch and into the foyer where you will find rich hard wood floors, extensive millwork, grand stairwell, high ceilings, custom Period windows replaced throughout. From the moment you enter, elegance radiates through the home as formal spaces show off features of the 19th century modest era. From the family room to the left with a deep seated bay window and classically pretty fireplace; to the enchanting living room to the right with handsome oak pocket doors, center piece wood burning fireplace, built-in bookcases with glass showcases and built-in bench seats, PLUS, secret door to the powder room offering stealth convenience on the main level! Continuing on to the lovely dining room with natural sunlight beaming in from the wall of windows and door to rear porch, built-in china cabinets, this expansive and impressive space is perfect for entertaining! Continue through the home into the completely renovated kitchen where you will find upgraded stainless steel appliances such as gas stove, dishwasher, and refrigerator. The island under cabinet color and backsplash complimented by the wood cabinetry and wet bar carry the 19th century ambiance in this gorgeous updated kitchen. Large island with breakfast bar complete this space. Carrying on upstairs the middle landing offers a unique space to make your own sun-filled home office or music room as it once was back in the 1800s! The upper levels are home to the 6-7 bedrooms this amazing Victorian home boasts. The second floor features three bedrooms and a master suite. Find relaxation in the large master suite that was elegantly designed with multiple windows, fireplace, and an abundance of closets. The master bath features a luxurious claw foot tub, glass enclosed stall shower and beautiful oversized pedestal sink . The three secondary bedrooms are all generously proportioned in size, one of which has a cozy fireplace to enjoy. The second level is complete with a conveniently located laundry room. Continue upstairs to the third floor to find two more bedrooms and a bonus room that could easily be expanded with plumbing carried up to the third level. Create memories in the backyard with fire-pit area and a large back porch! All this, plus, You will enjoy all that Walnut and Wayne has to offer ~ Block parties, holiday parties, parades, and festivals. Don't miss your opportunity to continue the legacy of this wonderful historic home in a truly special walk-to-Wayne location. Showings begin Friday 3/8 at 9AM.