MLS® ID: PAPH775496
326 W ALLENS LANE
PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania, 19119 $1,275,000
Magnificent home on a private acre -just two blocks to train. Restaurants, bars, library and the Weavers's way coop are just a few blocks away. Entry to Fairmount park across the street. Inside and out will delight you.9.5 foot ceilings, hardwood floors, a sizable kitchen , plus a 40 x 20 foot gunite swimming pool. The pool has a wireless electric cover to keep it safe and clean. It is conveniently located next to the carriage house which has a full bathroom. Want to be an organic farmer? The raised beds are waiting for you. Asparagus, raspberries and snow peas are already planted. The side lot is huge - plenty of space to play. Sunlight floods the 24 x 17 foot kitchen. You will love making meals with your stainless appliances which include kitchenaid gas cooktop, double wall oven and french door refrigerator. The 15 foot by 5 foot island makes food prep easy and is a great place to hang out and enjoy your company. Entertaining is easy because the large sliding doors lead directly from the kitchen to the patio. In the winter you will enjoy cosy meals next to the gas fireplace. The formal dining room and living room both have wainscoting, crown molding and french doors. Dining room bay window leads to a private stone courtyard. Living room has a wood-burning fireplace and large windows(including french doors which lead to the patio) on 3 sides. Custom glass atrium at back entry protects you from the elements when entering the home from the driveway. Family room with bay window. No more dragging the laundry room down to the basement - the laundry is conveniently located next to the back door. After a muddy hike in the Wissahickon you can throw everything directly into the washing machine.Second Floor has 3 full baths and 4 bedrooms plus an office. The Master Bedroom has a walk in closet. Master bathroom has new vanity with carrara marble counter and new LED touch sensor mirror. Back bedroom has bay window overlooking pool and trellis. The third floor has 2 bedrooms and a hall bath. There is a cedar closet on the third floor and a large walk in attic space.Heating system new in 2010 - ultra high efficiency gas heat and hot water zoned system.Carriage house has parking for 2 cars and an undeveloped apartment. Walk to the shops and restaurants on Germantown Avenue or to the Co-op or the HighPoint. Entrance to Fairmount Park trails across the street. Seller is a licensed real estate agent in PA. 2 blocks to Chestnut Hill West SEPTA.