1102 MELROSE AVE $580,000



    SOLD 4/27/2022


    • 7 Beds
    • 3 Baths
    • 3,644 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# PAMC2015958
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    Property Details

    This updated Colonial Victorian home is an architectural delight offering a picture perfect blend of style, sophistication, and craftsmanship located on a quiet street in a friendly neighborhood. This home is conveniently located within walking distance to Myer Elementary School and the delightful Elkins Park town center which features several great restaurants, cafes, and shops. It's the perfect destination for drinks and ice cream on your evening stroll. If you want a little taste of nature and tranquility on your morning jog just head over to Highschool Park. Both the Melrose and Elkins Park and train stations are a short distance from home making your commute to the city feel effortless. As you approach your new home, you will be captivated by several cottage style perennial flower gardens blooming with surprises throughout the seasons and the large wrap around porch where you can sit to unwind after a long day. Inside you will find 7 spacious bedrooms, Including a first floor updated Master with en-suite bath and access to your backyard patio. This is a perfect space in the rear of the home for the in-laws or your live-in Au-pair. The foyer of your new home will  immediately invoke a sense of grandeur and spaciousness as your eyes are drawn from the hardwood floors up the beautifully crafted three story staircase. The first floor boasts 12 foot high ceilings, crown molding, and an abundance of large windows filling each room with natural light and beauty throughout the day. The open concept sitting room enjoys a stylish chandelier and pocket doors to the large dining room which is the perfect place to entertain friends and family this holiday season. On those chilly winter nights, get cozy in front of your brick fireplace located in the family room. This space also features a one-of-a-kind handcrafted built-in  bench providing plenty of space for everyone to enjoy. The recently remodeled kitchen flaunts beautiful cherry colored cabinetry, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, tile flooring, and a doorway leading to the backyard. The truly unique and stand-out feature of this kitchen is the butler staircase leading to the second floor. The second floor, like the first also boasts 12 foot high ceilings in all 3 of the spacious bedrooms and 2 full baths. One of which showcases a newly reglazed vintage clawfoot tub perfect for soaking.  Both bathrooms have been updated this year. All three bedrooms on the second floor feature at least three large windows and closet space. A true gem in a house of this period. The two largest bedroom spaces share a private connecting doorway, giving you unlimited options while creating your perfect sanctuary. Use one of the rooms as a nursery, office, sitting room, art studio or yoga space! As you continue up the stairs to the 3rd floor you will find 3 more spacious bedrooms with valuated ceilings perfect for the kids or guests. The possibilities really are endless with so much space. The unfinished basement is a blank slate perfect for extra storage. Finally, the expansive backyard features a charming flagstone patio and plenty of green open space surrounded by a new 6 foot tall white vinyl privacy fence and natural hedgerow. Make this home your own before someone else does, Book Your Showing Now.

    • General Features
      • Condo Coop Association Y/N N
      • County MONTGOMERY
      • HOA Y/N N
      • Municipality CHELTENHAM TWP
      • New Construction Y/N N
      • Pets Allowed Y/N N
      • Pool No Pool
      • Sale Type Standard
      • Senior Community Y/N N
      • Tax Annual Amount 12495.00
      • Tax Year 2021
      • Water Access Y/N N
      • Waterfront Y/N N
      • Year Built 1903
      • Zoning R4
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Oven - Self Cleaning, Dishwasher, Built-In Microwave, Dryer, Washer
      • Basement Type Full, Unfinished
      • Cooling Fuel Electric
      • Cooling Type Central A/C
      • Electric Service 200+ Amp Service
      • Exterior Features Sidewalks
      • Fireplaces Count 1
      • Flooring Type Wood, Tile/Brick
      • Foundation Details Stone
      • Garage Y/N N
      • Heating Fuel Natural Gas
      • Heating Type Hot Water, 90% Forced Air, Steam
      • Interior Features Stain/Lead Glass, Stall Shower, Crown Moldings, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Wood Floors
      • Roof Pitched
      • Sewer Septic Public Sewer
      • Style Colonial, Victorian
      • Total Garage And Parking Spaces 3
      • Total Living Area 3644
    • Room Features
      • Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
      • Bathrooms 3
      • Bedrooms 7
      • Bedrooms Count Main Level 1
      • Full Bathrooms 3
      • Bathrooms Full Main Level 1
    • Property Features
      • Fencing Vinyl
      • Lot Features LevelFrontYardRearYardSideYards
      • Lot Size Acres 0.22
      • Lot Size Dimensions 70.00 x 0.00
      • Outdoor Living Structures Deck(s), Porch(es), Patio(s)
    • Schools
      • School District CHELTENHAM


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        Property History

        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- New in Database Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $625,000 7.76%
        4/27/2022 3:00:00 AM Sold Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $580,000 -4.92%
        4/13/2022 1:11:23 PM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: PENDING
        3/24/2022 9:41:05 AM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: ACTIVE UNDER CONTRACT
        3/14/2022 12:56:13 PM Price Reduced Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $610,000
        2/6/2022 1:12:54 AM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: ACTIVE
        1/21/2022 9:41:20 PM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: ACTIVE UNDER CONTRACT
        12/11/2021 10:55:54 AM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: PENDING
        11/30/2021 5:11:25 PM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: ACTIVE UNDER CONTRACT

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