1343 Fording Brook RoadGwynedd Valley, Pennsylvania19002United States
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Welcome to 1343 Fording Brook Lane, truly one of Gwynedd Valleys most idyllic custom manor homes. Luxury it's finest. This Stately ALL field stone Masterpiece is situated at the end of a picturesque and private lane and is perched on a lush...
Welcome to 1343 Fording Brook Lane, truly one of Gwynedd Valleys most idyllic custom manor homes. Luxury it's finest. This Stately ALL field stone Masterpiece is situated at the end of a picturesque and private lane and is perched on a lush serene almost 3 acre lot. This highly acclaimed Michael H. Visich designed/Guidi built estate is Masterful in design and offers the very finest in design/craftsmanship/millwork and quality materials. It is 100% in absolute true move in condition and was meticulously, maintained and enhanced by the current owners. In fact, the fine neutral interior paint is still drying. Enter the meticulously maintained grand circular drive to the bluestone entry terrace and mahogany doors to a grand scale foyer flanked by stunning living room and dining room both with imported marble fireplaces. Adjacent is a handsome office with detailed built-ins and fireplace, a sunny and bright music room/octagonal solarium, butler's pantry with ice maker, wine fridge and wet bar and large walk-in pantry that leads to the Architectural Digest worthy natural light filled kitchen with picturesque updated custom Wakefield cabinetry, 6 burner Thermador cook top, large breakfast room space with beautiful Pella French doors leading to the grand blue stone terrace off kitchen and family room ideal for grand entertaining. The family room is both spacious with 12’ ceiling and cozy with beautifully cut fieldstone, coffered ceilings, custom mantle perfectly complimenting the homes exterior and new custom entertainment center. There are also 2 half bathrooms, built in cabinetry, numerous closets, arched doorways, coffered tray ceilings, classic built ins and both front and back stairs to the second and lower levels. The second level is as impressive as the first. The primary bedroom suite is fit for royalty and a true sanctuary featuring yet another marble gas fireplace, newly configured spacious closet with outfitted with professional closet system, large island with granite counter tops, hardwood floors, spa bathroom with his/her limestone vanities, and large Juliet balcony overlooking the meticulous rear grounds and perfect for star gazing. Also features a private sitting room with yet more custom cabinetry throughout. Down the beautifully arched long hallway are four more En Suite bedrooms all with custom built-ins, bathrooms and professional organizers in walk in closets. There is a newly configured spacious laundry room and large in-law suite just off the back staircase that leads to the mudroom. The 3rd floor offers a grand open bedroom/playroom/2nd office space/painting studio whatever your heart desires with a full bath as well. This space also features a large storage room as well. The lower-level offers is a sight to see and includes a Movie Theater, Wine cellar, Bar area with dishwasher, sink, beverage refrigerator, adorable playroom/craft room with custom murals, glass enclosed exercise studio ideal for yoga, barre, exercise equipment then head straight to your full bath with steam shower or relax in your sauna. French doors lead you outside and there is plenty of natural light as well. In addition to the three car attached garage with newly epoxied floor, fresh paint and tesla electric charger, there is a stately 2 car detached carriage home with new installed kitchenette, full bath and bedroom for your out of town guests or au pair. Current owners have done significant upgrades including (to name a few) whole house generator, upgrading/replacement of HVAC systems, elaborate security system with cameras, bathroom renovations, primary bedroom closet remodel, install of hardwood floors, painted 85% of home interiors and some exterior, new water softener, installed new fencing around property, landscaping, carriage house remodel and the list goes on! This home is situated close to Philadelphia, outstanding schools, PA turnpike, bustling downtown Ambler, 3 train stations, Princeton, NYC all in range.