Detached - VILLANOVA, PA
This historically significant 1906 carriage house designed in the Victorian Tudor style by noted Philadelphia architect Wilson Eyre is situated on a private lot which has been professionally landscaped with specimen plantings and features a long driveway edged by tall laurels and multicolored azaleas. This structure began as a barn which was part of a large country estate named Low Walls, two years after completion it was skillfully converted and redesigned as a proper two story center hall home complementing the adjacent larger main house. Totally renovated the floor plan includes a two-story entrance hall large living room with wood-burning fireplace built in bookcases on either end and two sets of French doors opening to the covered flagstone terrace. Also off the hall is a powder room study with bookcases and French doors to a small patio formal dining room and kitchen which adjoins a large breakfast room with bay window overlooking the courtyard large recreation room full bath and a fireside family room with original beaded board ceiling and rough-hewn beams. The kitchen has bleached cherry Woodmode cabinetry new Viking double wall ovens new Bosch dishwasher new Jenn-Air gas cooktop and Subzero refrigerator. Second floor has four bedrooms and three baths walk-in storage closet and large unfinished attic. The level rear yard is enhanced by a large flagstone terrace a fully-renovated brick gardeners cottage with stone counters and large sink a long brick accent wall extending from the cottage extensive flower beds and among other large trees three mature Kansan cherry trees and rare large magnolia macro phyla tree.
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