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Presenting “Glendower” Estate and Homestead

1221 Meetinghouse Road, Gwynedd, , 19436 , , Property Website Dated Posted: July 21, 2017

$1,895,000

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Circa 1750

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About This Old House

Perched in Historic Gwynedd, Glendower Farm exudes character, charm & elegance at every turn & offers all the convenience & luxuries of today. Documented as one of the most important colonial homes of Phila & its neighborhood & dates back to a patent granted directly to William Penn in 1699. Largest of the original four Evans homes remained w/ the family from 1699 to 1812, however, its well-preserved legacy of owners includes Phila wealth, society & 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 nestled on a 3.7 ac homesite w/ stately hardwood trees, specimen plantings, gardens, stone entry walls, walkways, barn, pool house, pool, caretaker or in-law quarters & carriage house garage. One of a kind! The expansive 1st 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 Rm is the showcase to display natural talents. The Fam/Great Rm is a perfect spot to cozy up & relax after a busy day. The Gourmet Kitchen is a chefs delight w/ custom cabinetry, full appliances, granite countertops & Breakfast Bar! The Breakfast Rm greets you w/ a walk-in fireplace, beamed ceiling & outdoor vistas. The unique charm of these living areas are 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 millwork. 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 Rm, lavish Bath & 2 Fireplaces. 5 addl Bedrms, 3 addl Baths, Laundry Rm, & Office can also be found on these levels. Outside living & entertainment is conveniently just off the Family Rm & offers nestled seclusion & vistas of the yard & gardens – kick up & relax or fire up the barbeque! The Pool House & outdoor deck are complete w/ custom built pool area w/ elevated spa, 2 outdoor cooking grills, sound system & professionally landscaped & manicured to perfection. Offered at $1,895,000! Note: Additional 2 acres available.

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