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Presenting “Glendower” Estate and Homestead

1221 Meetinghouse Road, Gwynedd, , 19436 Property Website Dated Posted: April 18, 2017

$1,825,000

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Circa 1750

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About This Old House

Glendower Farm is a Historic Estate Property that exudes character, charm & elegance at every turn & is truly immersed in history while also providing all the conveniences & luxuries of today. Documented as one of the most important colonial homes of Philadelphia and its “neighborhood,” & dates back to a patent granted directly to William Penn in 1699. Largest of the original four Evans homes remained with the family from 1699 to 1812, however, its well-preserved legacy of owners includes Philadelphia wealth, society and influence in every generation. Pre-dating the American Revolution, folklore has it that William Penn himself was an overnight visitor. Collection of sealed parchment documents bearing the signatures of the Founding Fathers of Lower Gwynedd is included w/ property. One of the last of its kind for historic importance! A sweeping driveway leads to a breathtaking setting perched in Historic Gwynedd. Nestled on a 2.2 acre home site with stately hardwood trees, specimen plantings, gardens, stone entry walls, walkways & additional two-car Garage. One of a kind! The expansive First Floor offers multiple formal, informal & leisure living areas including a Library/Den/Study to escape the hustle & bustle of the household or function as the nerve center. The Music Room is the showcase to display natural talents. The Family/Great Room is a perfect spot to cozy up & relax after a busy day. The Gourmet Kitchen is a chef\\\’s delight with custom cabinetry, full appliances, granite counter tops & breakfast bar! The Breakfast Room greets you with a walk-in fireplace, beamed ceiling & outdoor vistas. The unique charm of these living areas is enhanced by the interest & warmth of wood fireplaces, deep window sills, wide planked hardwood flooring, beamed ceilings, antique built-in furniture & corner cabinets & custom craftsmen mill work. The impeccable attention to detail is unsurpassed! The 2nd & 3rd floors are accessible by a grand stair case off the centralized center hall. Here your Master Suite awaits! This retreat includes a Dressing Room, lavish Bath & 2 Fireplaces. 5 additional Bedrooms, 3 additional Bathrooms, Laundry Room & Office can also be found on these levels. Outside living & entertainment is conveniently just off of the Family Room. & offers nestled seclusion & vistas of the yard & gardens. Kick up & relax or fire up the barbecue! All for $1,825,000!
Historic Homestead with an additional 1.5 acres for a total of 3.7 acres, plus the barn, pool house, pool, caretaker or in-law quarters & carriage house garage. Enjoy outdoor living, entertainment & the great outdoors- the Pool House & outdoor deck are complete with custom built pool area with elevated spa, two outdoor cooking grills, sound system & is professionally landscaped & manicured to perfection. Offered at $2,500,000
Historic Homestead with the entire 7.8+/- acres, barn, pool house, pool, care taker or in law quarters, carriage house garage, tennis courts & tennis pavilion offered at $3,900,000
All of these offerings are truly a dream come true! Note: Any purchase other than the entirety is subject to Seller securing subdivision approval. Lot sizes & taxes are estimated.

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