1746 MELMAR RD $649,900



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    • 5 Beds
    • 5 Baths
    • 5,835 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# PAMC637228
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    You won't be disappointed with this absolutely magnificent, all brick custom home with 4 bedroom plus in-law suite, 3 full baths & 2 half baths, on a beautiful, quiet street in the very desirable Biddle Estates and in the prestigious, Blue Ribbon schools, Abington school district. This home has unbelievable curb appeal with a circular driveway, stately portico, flagstone landing & steps and gorgeous, professionally landscaped grounds. Enter through the custom etched double glass doors and into the grand, 2 story foyer with marble floor curved staircase and huge crystal light fixture. On the first floor you'll find the formal dining room with tile floor, huge bay window, chair rail and crown molding, a perfect spot for all your holiday dinners. The spacious eat -in kitchen has flat panel cabinets to the ceiling, tile back-splash, black enamel sink with instant hot, built-in refrigerator, wall oven and microwave/convention oven, pantry cabinet, island with 5 burner gas cook-top and seating for 2, recessed lights, large eat-in area and doors to a huge concrete patio with built-in gas grill for those summer barbecues. The very spacious family room has a gas fireplace with stone surround and bay window. The formal living room is being used as a billiard room and has french doors leading to a great/multi-purpose room with vaulted ceiling. There is a convenient first floor in-law suite with attached full bath. A half bath, workshop and laundry room (washer & dryer included as is) complete the first floor. Second floor: Master bedroom with custom stained glass french doors to a balcony overlooking the beautiful backyard, ceiling fan, recessed lights, huge walk-in closet, sitting room with custom arched wood burning fireplace; remodeled master bath with vaulted ceiling, skylight, custom tile, 2 large vanity sinks with granite tops, large shower with seat and frame-less door, and double linen closet; 3 additional spacious bedrooms with large closets; remodeled hall bath with double vanity with marble top and tile floor and tub/shower surround. The fully finished basement has an exercise room , a game/craft room, cedar closet and through stained glass doors there is an unbelievable sound proof, smoke proof party room with a large wet bar, professional mixing machine, game area, custom lighting, disco ball and hard wood dance floor. Additional features: smoke free, pet free home for 30 years with just 2 previous owners: fully floored attic with pull down stairs; whole house vacuum system; 2 zoned HVAC (upstairs system is brand new, downstairs 7-8 years old); newer hot water heater (1-19-19) and so much more!! (the property taxes for this home are in the process of being appealed)

    • General Features
      • Condo Coop Association Y/N N
      • County MONTGOMERY
      • HOA Y/N N
      • New Construction Y/N N
      • Pool No Pool
      • Sale Type Standard
      • Senior Community Y/N N
      • Tax Annual Amount 19616.00
      • Tax Year 2020
      • Water Access Y/N N
      • Waterfront Y/N N
      • Year Built 1982
      • Zoning V
    • Building Features
      • Basement Type Full
      • Cooling Fuel Electric
      • Cooling Type Central A/C
      • Exterior Features Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Sidewalks, Street Lights
      • Fireplaces Count 2
      • Garage Spaces Count 1.00
      • Garage Type Garage - Side Entry,Garage Door Opener,Inside Access
      • Garage Y/N Y
      • Heating Fuel Natural Gas
      • Heating Type Forced Air
      • Interior Features Central Vacuum, Chair Railings, Crown Moldings, Curved Staircase, Entry Level Bedroom, Family Room Off Kitchen, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Island, Master Bath(s), Recessed Lighting, Skylight(s), Stall Shower, Wet/Dry Bar, Window Treatments
      • Sewer Septic Public Sewer
      • Style Colonial
      • Total Garage And Parking Spaces 1
      • Total Living Area 5835
    • Room Features
      • Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
      • Bathrooms Count Main Level 2.00
      • Bathrooms 5
      • Bedrooms 5
      • Bedrooms Count Main Level 1
      • Full Bathrooms 3
      • Bathrooms Full Main Level 1
      • Half Bathrooms 2
    • Property Features
      • Lot Size Acres 0.73
      • Lot Size Dimensions 324.00 x 0.00
    • Schools
      • School District ABINGTON
    • Room Features
      • Room1 Master Bedroom
      • Level1 Upper1
      • Dimensions1 20 x 13
      • Room2 Sitting Room
      • Level2 Upper1
      • Dimensions2 13 x 11
      • Room3 2
      • Level3 Upper1
      • Dimensions3 14 x 13
      • Room4 3
      • Level4 Upper1
      • Dimensions4 17 x 11
      • Room5 4
      • Level5 Upper1
      • Dimensions5 12 x 10
      • Room6 Game Room
      • Level6 Main
      • Dimensions6 20 x 15
      • Room7 Dining Room
      • Level7 Main
      • Dimensions7 15 x 13
      • Room8 Kitchen
      • Level8 Main
      • Dimensions8 18 x 18
      • Room9 Family Room
      • Level9 Main
      • Dimensions9 21 x 20
      • Room10 Great Room
      • Level10 Main
      • Dimensions10 30 x 13
      • Room11 In-Law/auPair/Suite
      • Level11 Main
      • Dimensions11 20 x 9
      • Room12 Workshop
      • Level12 Main
      • Dimensions12 17 x 10
      • Room13 Laundry
      • Level13 Main
      • Dimensions13 8 x 7
      • Room14 Exercise Room
      • Level14 Lower1
      • Dimensions14 18 x 15
      • Room15 Game Room
      • Level15 Lower1
      • Dimensions15 15 x 12
      • Room16 Basement
      • Level16 Lower1
      • Dimensions16 38 x 16


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        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- Current Price Source New Value: $649,900
        7/17/2020 1:12:16 PM Status Changed Source New Value: PENDING
        6/3/2020 5:11:42 PM Status Changed Source New Value: ACTIVE UNDER CONTRACT
        5/19/2020 6:12:09 PM Price Reduced Source New Value: $649,900 -7.02%
        1/31/2020 12:15:00 PM New in Database Source New Value: $699,000

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