981 Meetinghouse Rd

Estimated Monthly Payment: $4,729/mo 981 Meetinghouse Rd, Rydal, PA 19046 MLS# PAMC605034 Residential Listing Status: ACTIVE
5,812 sqft
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Location, location, location: Perfect combination of being well-connected yet private. Set back half an acre from Meetinghouse Road, this 4br, 3.2 bath gorgeous 1950s Cape Cod, located in the highly sought after Abington school district, has been completely redesigned and updated. With a very functional open floor plan, recessed lighting and hard wood floors throughout the entire house and a Bose music system that is wired throughout the main floor as well as the Master Bedroom, the house is tastefully modern. Skylights and bay windows provide lots of natural light even in the winter months. The main level welcomes you into the foyer with exposed brick and an open stairway leading into the first floor. There is an expansive, formal living room with crown moldings, a beautiful brick-mantled gas burning fireplace and a bay window. Continue on to the bright formal dining room with a stained-glass bay window, which leads you into the gourmet chef's kitchen. This sunny, lovely room is fitted with Viking appliances from the Viking Professional Line that includes double ovens with griddle, grill and warming station, bread warmer, trash compactor, over-sized fridge, additional drink fridge, microwave and dishwasher (latest model added in 2018). With granite counters, large center island with breakfast bar, plenty of wood cabinetry, a deep pantry and an entrance to the slate-floored screened-in back porch with an EP Henry patio makes this a perfect place to congregate when entertaining. A spacious sunken family room with lots of natural light and a full bath with new vanity (2017) and new tiles (2019) off the kitchen, plus a 4th bedroom/den that features a wet bar and large portrait window which also leads to the enclosed porch and a half bath complete the first floor. Upstairs is the well-appointed master suite that boasts the spacious bedroom, a 14x14 walk-in closet/dressing room and a 4-season sunroom complete with stone floor, gas stove and 3 skylights. The Master Bath


6/2/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM
6/2/2019 1:00PM - 3:00PM


boasts over $40k in upgrades to include: granite counters, custom tile work, stall shower with waterfall and dual nozzle heads, built-ins, radiant-heat floors and a deep claw-foot tub. Bedrooms 2 and 3 are both ample-sized and each have two large closets and nooks. The full hall bath with radiant heat floors and marble-topped sink and a cedar hall closet complete the second floor. Basement is partially finished with a 3- room suite with one room that could potentially be used as an additional bedroom. Outside to the beautiful 2.18 acre yard which abuts into the Crosswicks Sanctuary (a National Audubon Society Sanctuary) the property guarantees a quiet, natural retreat. Hear birdsong in the Spring and watch deer and rabbits wander through the property.The grounds also boast a completely refinished pool with concrete decking, pool house with outside bar that has had 15K$ upgrades (completed in 2019), a changing room, storage room and half bath. The grounds in back are also fully fenced and there is fencing around the pool. New roof, 4-zoned heating/AC, New Upper A/C, New Main floor heat, Alarm System and Solar Panels (transferable lease). Home Warranty included. A 2 minute drive to the Rydal SEPTA station for connections to Downtown, 4 minute drive to the Jenkintown Borough Downtown area that is home to independent shops and restaurants, 4-minute drive to Whole Foods/Trader Joes/Acme for your grocery needs and an 8-minute drive to Target for everything you might need (or not), this property really is in a prime location. Make it yours before it~s gone!
Cape Cod
Above Grade, Below Grade
Asphalt Driveway
Heat Pump(s), Forced Air, Central
Electric, Natural Gas
Central A/C
Public Sewer


Outbuilding(s), Play Area, Play Equipment
In Ground
BrickFirePl, Gas/Propane
Built-In Microwave, Commercial Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Indoor Grill, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer, Oven - Double, Oven/Range - Gas
Bay/Bow, Skylights
Ceramic Tile, Hardwood, Heated, Slate, Stone, Tile/Brick, Wood


Full, Partially Finished
Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Kitchen, Family Room, Sun/Florida Room, Laundry, Bonus Room


Abington Junior High School
Abington Senior



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