Welcome to 7825 Park Ave....a gracious three story stone colonial in the HEART of Elkins Park. A stones throw away from the train station, this house has everything you're looking for. The lovely curb appeal will invite you in, beginning with the handsome new hardscaping along the front patio. Enter into a wide center hall entry foyer with wainscoting and recessed lighting. The architectural details throughout provide a very cool vibe!! To the left is a den with large windows and gas fireplace with Mercer tile surround, and lovely floor to ceiling built ins. To the right of the foyer is the formal living room with marble surround gas fireplace and beautiful cathedral style windows. Pocket doors lead into large formal dining room with recessed alcove allowing for a huge entertaining space. Glass french doors lead into the spacious family room with walls of windows, and a powder room updated in 2020. Beautifully renovated eat in kitchen added in 2014. Gorgeous granite counter tops, 6 burner gas cooking. double ovens. The glass subway tile blends well with the handsome cabinetry. Eating area with a door to the spacious rear deck that overlooks the rear driveway and basketball net! The large sunroom shines with two walls of windows, exposed stone wall, built in storage and doors leading out to to the porte cochere. Head up to the second floor and notice the wainscoting along the staircase. A beautiful arched leaded glass window with stained glass insert graces the landing. On the second floor is the spacious main bedroom and renovated bathroom (2017) with large stall shower, separate soaking tub and double sinks. Bedroom two is presently used as an office. Bedroom three is very large. Bedroom four is large with 2 large closets. Newer hall bathroom with beautiful subway tile, new vanity and marble sink top. There's much more!! On the third floor you will find bedroom five with built ins, and bedroom six. A wonderful huge bonus family room/playroom is bright and open with a wall of built ins. Another full bath. Closets and attic storage. Unfinished basement used for storage. Detached guest house has ENDLESS possibilities for a private work-from- home office or a "man cave" or "she shed". Well maintained with many upgrades throughout...new hardwood floors on second floor. Front patio beautifully hardscaped in 2017. Both chimneys had flues removed, were repointed, capped, with a new stainless liner on right chimney in 2021. New roof installed in 2021. Don't miss this one!! Here is your opportunity to live around the corner from the train station and all of the restaurants and shops that "downtown" Elkins Park has to offer including the bakery, Creekside Market and Tap, and the Goat House Creamery. Make your appt today!!
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