Address
1101 Lafayette Road Bryn Mawr, PA
Price
$ 4,850,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#PAMC641434
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyMONTGOMERY
  • CityBryn Mawr
  • AreaLower Merion Twp
  • NeighborhoodBRYN MAWR
  • Zip19010
  • StyleColonial
  • Year Built1929
  • Taxes84033
  • Price$ 4,850,000
  • Bedrooms8
  • Full Bathrooms9
  • Half Bathrooms5
  • Sqr Footage14927
  • Lot Size5.8 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
BHHS Fox & Roach-Haverford
Property Description

In-person showings available! One-on-one in-person showings are now allowed. Please contact the listing agent to schedule. Virtual tours are also available. Grandness exudes from this palatial Main Line Georgian estate nestled on 5.8 magnificent lush acres in exclusive Northside Bryn Mawr. A private pillared entry culminating with a circular drive reveals an impeccably conceived brick Colonial built in 1929 by renowned Philadelphia architect Bunting & Shrigley. The iconic ~In Fields~ boasts a breathtaking setting with stunning hardscaping & landscaping, and thoughtful renovations made to the magazine-quality interiors over the years. With 19 rooms, 9 beds & 14 baths, here awaits a sophisticated showplace for living & entertaining beyond compare. Splendid nature vistas are enjoyed from all vantage points of the home as well as from serene outdoor patios & the rear in-ground gunite pool oasis. A stately covered front entrance revels incredible architectural beauty pouring throughout the house. Meticulously-restored original & classic details including rich oak flooring, beautiful millwork, moldings, woodwork, ceiling beams, built-ins, 4 wood-burning fireplaces & other refined elements intermingle with high-end modern amenities & systems for the most discerning. Open archways & ceilings up to 11~ optimize of airiness, while generous oversized windows & glass French doors bathe gracious rooms in natural light. The consummate host is afforded the ultimate layout with a large formal living room, regal dining room that can accommodate a crowd, and premium chef~s kitchen with custom cabinetry & moldings, granite counters, center island, decorative backsplash, commercial-grade stainless steel appliances & a butler~s pantry. The sun-drenched breakfast room with vaulted ceiling opens to the outdoors and the comfortable family room for relaxing around the fire. Sip cocktails or read in the charming study and wood-clad cherry library with coffered ceiling & wall of built-ins. The sleeping quarters indulge you with a luxurious master suite featuring a sitting area plus his/her dressing rooms & spa baths. Also upstairs are 7 more en-suite bedrooms, a huge lodge-like media/billiards/game room with built-in entertainment center & full bar, gym, and 3rd floor vaulted bonus room/office/studio. Recreation continues on the amazing lower level complete with a media/multipurpose room & unique 19-seat art deco theater with Wethuge media, bar & kitchen and chic art deco powder room. A 3-car garage and superior location minutes from shopping, dining, the train, top schools, Center City & the airport heighten the allure of this rare one-of-a-kind jewel.

Price History
3/6/2020 Listed $5,099,000
7/28/2020 5% - $4,850,000

General Features

Accessibility None
Appliances Built-In Microwave, Built-In Range, Commercial Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Icemaker, Oven - Double, Oven - Self Cleaning, Oven - Wall, Oven/Range - Electric, Refrigerator, Six Burner Stove
Architectural Style Colonial
Association Y/N No
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Brick
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
County MONTGOMERY
Exclusions All draperies, all Library audio equipment (except in wall speakers), Dining room chandelier, Breakfast room chandelier
Exterior Features BBQ Grill, Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Play Area, Secure Storage
Flooring Hardwood, Marble
Garage Spaces 3.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Radiant
High School District LOWER MERION
Interior Features 2nd Kitchen, Bar, Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Butlers Pantry, Cedar Closet(s), Chair Railings, Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Double/Dual Staircase, Exposed Beams, Family Room Off Kitchen, Floor Plan - Traditional
Levels 3
MLS Area Lower Merion Twp (10640)
New Construction No
Open Parking Spaces 12.00
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Features Circular Driveway, Paved Driveway
Patio/Porch Features Breezeway, Patio(s), Terrace
Pool Features In Ground
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 378.11
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Good, Very Good
Real Estate Owned Y/N No
Roof Pitched, Slate
Security Features Fire Detection System, Monitored, Motion Detectors, Security System
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Septic
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name BRYN MAWR
Tax Year 2019
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning RA

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 12827
Above Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Full, Outside Entrance, Partially Finished, Walkout Stairs, Workshop
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Lower Levels 3
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 9
Bathrooms Count Lower Level 1 3.00
Bathrooms Count Main Level 2.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 7.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 2.00
Bathrooms Full All Lower Levels 1
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 8
Bathrooms Full Lower Level 1 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 6
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 2
Bathrooms Half All Lower Levels 2
Bathrooms Half All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Half Lower Level 1 2
Bathrooms Half Main Level 2
Bathrooms Half Upper Level 1 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 8
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 5
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 3
Below Grade Finished Area 2100
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 9
Half Baths 5
Heating Fuel Oil
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Living Area 14927
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Kitchen, Family Room, Den, Foyer, Breakfast Room, Mud Room, Recreation Room, Media Room, Primary Bathroom
Total Baths 14
Total Bedrooms 8
Total Fireplaces 4

Exterior Features

# Of Attached Garage Spaces 3
Garage Features Additional Storage Area, Built In, Garage Door Opener, Inside Access, Oversized
Inclusions None
Lot Dimensions 983.00 x 0.00
Lot Size Acres 5.80
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 252648.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N Yes - Personal
Total Parking Spaces 3
Type of Parking Attached Garage, Driveway
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19010

Price
AVG $1.63M
$4.85M
Taxes
AVG $21,704
$84,033
Visits
AVG 77
482
Year Built
AVG 1956
1929

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