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Saturday, June 23, 2012
12 Latham Park Elkins Park, PA 19027
12 Latham Park Elkins Park, PA 19027 $375,000 Status:ACTIVEBeds:6 Bed Baths:4 Bath House Size:5,169 Sq Ft Lot Size:1.12 Acres Year Built:1910
This gracious 1910 English stone Colonial still retains tremendous architectural details. Located on prestigious Latham Park, this nearly 5,200 S.F. Wissahickon schist estate property is sited on a large double-lot of over 1 acre of level & open ground. A rear entry (gated) drive takes you to the detached 2-car carriage house while ample street parking is available out front. Brick walkways lead up to the covered front porch. The original double-hung windows have limestone trim and there are original wrought iron light fixtures that grace the front entry. There are leaded glass sidelights and also in the over-sized, arched front door. The central entry hall is larger than most living rooms (20' x 17') with a corresponding large 2nd floor landing. The staircase is located in the corner with more leaded glass windows, while the other corner houses the powder room. With 6 bedrooms, 3.5 baths and a huge eat-in kitchen, this wonderful property is awaiting the right visionary to restore its inherent beauty.
General Information Beds 6 bed Baths 4 bath House Size 5169 sq ft Lot Size 1.12 Acres Price $375,000 Price/sqft $73 Property Type Single Family Home Year Built 1910 Neighborhood MELROSE PARK Style Colonial Stories 3 Garage 2 Property Features
Status: ACTIVE County: MONTGOMERY Area: 10631 Subdivision: MELROSE PARK Approximately 1.12 acre(s) Age: 102 year(s) old 3 total full bath(s) 1 total half bath 11 total rooms 3 stories Type: Detached Family room Basement is Full, Unfinished 2 fireplaces 2 car garage(s) Inclusions: Dishwasher, Disposal, Kitchen Cook Top, Kitchen Pantry, Oven-Double, Oven-Self Cleaning, Oven-Wall Community features: Lawn Maintenance, Snow Removal Approximate lot is 200X4878 Lot size is between 1 and 2 acres Utilities present: Public Water, Public Sewer Call agent for details on association fee info. School District: Cheltenham Basement Dining room Hardwood floors Master Bedroom Parking features: 3+ Cars parking, Driveway/Off Street, Private parking, Detached MainFloorBathroom Living Room
Brick Fireplace, Family Room Fireplace, Living Room Fireplace Heating Features
Gas, Hot Water Exterior Construction
Stone, Stone Foundation Roofing
Pitched Roof Interior Features
Access Panel, Finished Attic, Breakfast Room, Fully Carpeted, Tile/Brick Flooring, Vinyl Flooring, Wood Flooring, Security System, Upper Floor Laundry, Dressing Room-Master Bedroom, Full Bath-Master Bedroom, Gas Cooking, Master Bedroom is 20x19 Bedroom 2 is 18x16 Bedroom 3 is 18x12 Bedroom 4 is 20x15 Bedroom 5 is 16x15 Foyer is 20x18 Breakfast Room is 18x11 Living Room is 24x18 Dining Room is 20x16 Family Room is 23x12 Kitchen is 15x15 1 Half Bath on Main Floor, 3 Full Baths on Upper Floor, Master Bedroom is on Upper Level, Second Bedroom is on Upper Level, Third Bedroom is on Upper Level, Fourth Bedroom is on Upper Level Exterior Features
Sidewalks, Street Lights, Patio Listing brokered by
Prudential Fox & Roach Realtors-Chestnut Hill |(215)247-3750 Listing Agent
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