Recent price improvement. Seller says sell! Welcome to Stillpond! A rare oasis of 2.27 acres of wooded property in the highly coveted, walkable, neighborhood of St Davids-Walk to Wayne! This 4 bedroom, 2.5 baths custom built, contemporary home is one of a kind and overlooks a pond, waterfalls, a stream and your very own GROTTO with stalactites and a fairy tale like stone bridge. Situated off of an extremely private cul de sac, down a long drive to the home with extra parking along a stone sitting wall. Enter through double doors to a bright, sunlit, 2 story foyer with skylights. Step down to the gracious living room with floor to ceiling windows offering views of the amazing property, a buttress beamed ceiling and a stone fireplace (floor to ceiling) with 2 custom built in wood and art storage/display boxes. Random width, wide oak, peg hardwood floors. Adjacent is a dining room with a bar and built in marble countertops and cabinets/shelving. Adding more natural light is an L shaped, double walk out, set of sliding doors which offers amazing property views. Murano glass pendant lamps, hand selected from Italy, over the dining table add artistic flair to the Dining Room area.
Throughout most of the first floor the home has Mexican terra cotta tiles, neutral paint and decor, along with recessed lighting. Continue on to the family room/open kitchen area with welcoming white, KitchenAid appliances and a butcher block countertop. The Chantilly white walls are complemented by hand painted botanical tile backsplash (which matches the fireplace surround) and a custom wood ceiling. The large family area has a 2nd wood burning fireplace and a long wall hearth. The sliding doors lead to the large two tiered deck with wire railings overlooking the grotto and pond. Back to the entry foyer- on the right is a powder room and to the left is a coat closet both convenient for guests. Continuing down the hall to a very large home office/family room. This space could easily be converted to a first floor, primary bedroom suite. This room includes an atrium with spectacular views of the property, a custom oak wine bar, vinotemp cooled wine storage and custom oak bookshelves. There is an adjacent mudroom area with a side door and a doggy entry. The mudroom door leads to an estate fenced side yard and a walkway to an extra room above the detached 2 car garage which could serve as a workshop or playroom. SECOND FLOOR- Up the floating hardwood stairs to the second floor open balcony which overlooks the Living Room. To the left is the primary suite which is entered through a sitting/exercise/home office room adjacnet to the primary bedroom which has a fireplace and 2 walk in closets. The en-suite primary bath is a peaceful retreat with white Carrara floor tiles and countertops, double sinks and a walk in shower. To the right are 3 additional bedrooms and a shared hall bath. The mechanics of the home are located in a meticulously maintained Utility Room with an exterior entrance and include a Rain Bird irrigation, central vacuum, alarm system, a Weil Mclean boiler and more. All maintenance records are available along with dates of service. There is also a Kohler generator.
The property taxes are $19,904 and were included in the Delaware County reassessment 2021.
Conveniently located to take a leisurely walk to Saint Davids, the train, or downtown Wayne. A few blocks to 476 Blue Route highway, PHL airport and King of Prussia mall. Don't miss this one!