This one-of-a kind multi parcel estate (914 & 916 Black Rock Road) is situated in a secluded, private grove on 2+ acres of mature land within easy walking distance of the historic village of Gladwyne. The Estate includes the Main House & Barn at 916 Black Rock Road, & Guest Home (currently rented) at 914 Black Rock Road. The Main Home is 13 years new, with 5 bedrooms, 4 full & 1 half bathrooms. It's first floor master is surrounded by 2 private gardens, & features his-and-hers walk-in closets plus a spa-like bathroom w/ a wall of windows & private access to a secret garden. Random-width wood floors run throughout the first floor, which includes a formal living room w/ fireplace, a large dining room surrounded by windows & doors that open onto a flagstone patio overlooking the property, and a large family room with stone fireplace & vistas that bring the outside in. Its doors lead to multi-level flagstone patios for entertaining in manicured gardens. The kitchen boasts a large island w/ seating, plus solid wood cabinets in beautiful rich wood tones topped with black soapstone counter tops. Antiqued white wood cabinets set apart the fully-equipped butler's pantry, abundant w/ storage, a second dishwasher, & a wine refrigerator. Lower level features a bespoke 1,000+ bottle wine cellar, large game room/entertainment area, personal gym, full bathroom w/ steam shower, & extra pantry & storage areas (including cedar closet). The Barn renovation preserved its history by salvaging & maintaining the original floors, ceiling beams, & barn doors, & enhanced the building to include: 2 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, full kitchen, a living room w/ fireplace, large dining area, flagstone patio, 2-car attached garage, laundry, & a large meeting/party room w/ a kitchen staging area. The Guest Home is a charming, absolute head-turner, surrounded by a white picket fence. Built in 1700-1800's, it's original wood floors, slate floors, and divided glass windows have been lovingly maintained. The second floor offers 4 bedrooms & 2 full bathrooms. The main level has 3 fireplaces, an eat-in full kitchen, a formal living room with built-ins, formal dining room, an office/library, a large family room, & a powder room. In addition, the main level features a bright, spacious sunroom that looks out on, & opens up to, a lovely flagstone patio. 2-car detached garage. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to own an outstanding piece of the Main Line: Its history and future!
Listing courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-Wayne.