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1343 Fording Brook Road

AMBLER, PA 19002
  • $3,250,000
  • STATUS: Active Under Contract
  • ON SITE: 63 Days
  • ID#: PAMC2057682
Under Contract
UPDATED: 77 min ago
$3,250,000
  • 6
    BEDS
  • 2.76
    ACRES
  • 7
    BATHS
  • 2
    1/2 BATHS
  • 12,767
    SQFT
  • $255
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
2003
County:

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Description

Welcome to 1343 Fording Brook Lane, truly one of Gwynedd Valleys most idyllic custom manor homes. Luxury at its 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+GG 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.

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1343 Fording Brook Road AMBLER, PA 19002

  • Price: $3,250,000
  • Status: Active Under Contract
  • On Site: 63 Days
  • Updated: 77 min ago
  • ID#: PAMC2057682
6
Beds
7
Baths
2
½ Baths
2.76
Acres
12,767
SQFT
$255
$/SQFT
2003
Built
Neighborhood:
Polo Club
County:
Montgomery
Area:
Lower Gwynedd Twp (10639)
Elementary School:
Shady Grove
Middle School:
Wissahickon
High School:
Wissahickon Senior
School District:
Wissahickon
Property Description
Welcome to 1343 Fording Brook Lane, truly one of Gwynedd Valleys most idyllic custom manor homes. Luxury at its 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+GG 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.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style ManorTraditional Construction Materials Stone Exterior Features Exterior LightingOutbuilding(S)Other Fencing Fully Garage Spaces 5.00 Garage Type Garage - Side EntryGarage Door OpenerInside Access Garage YN Yes Lot Features Front YardRear YardPrivateSideyard(S) Other Structures Above GradeBelow Grade Parking Features Circular DrivewayLighted ParkingPaved Driveway Parking Types Attached GarageDrivewayDetached Garage Pool No Pool Riparian Rights YN No Roof Slate Water Access YN No Water Oriented YN No Water View YN No Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Above Grade Fin SQFT 10370 Appliances Central VacuumBuilt-In RangeCooktopDishwasherDisposalIcemakerMicrowaveOven - DoubleOven - Self CleaningOven - WallRefrigeratorSix Burner StoveStainless Steel Appliances Basement FullFully FinishedHeatedOutside EntranceWalkout LevelOtherWorkshop Basement YN Yes Below Grade Finished Area 2397 Below Grade Unfinished Area 0 Cooling Central A/C Fireplace Features Gas/PropaneMarbleStoneBrick Fireplace YN Yes Fireplaces Total 6 Flooring Hardwood Heating Zoned Heating YN Yes Interior Features Additional StairwayBarBreakfast AreaBuilt-InsButlers PantryCarpetCentral VacuumChair RailingsCrown MoldingsCurved StaircaseDining AreaFamily Room Off KitchenFormal/Separate Dining RoomKitchen - GourmetKitchen - IslandKitchen - Eat-InPrimary Bath(S)PantryRecessed LightingSaunaSkylight(S)Soaking TubSprinkler SystemStall ShowerUpgraded CountertopsWainscottingWalk-In Closet(S)Wet/Dry BarWine StorageWood Floors Laundry Type Upper Floor Levels 3 Room List Living RoomDining RoomBedroom 2Bedroom 3KitchenGame RoomBedroom 1Exercise RoomLaundryOtherMedia RoomPrimary BathroomFull Bath Security Features Exterior CamerasFire Detection SystemSecurity SystemSmoke DetectorSurveillance Sys Upper Level1 Bedrooms 5

Property Features

Acceptable Financing CashConventional Accessibility Features Doors - Swing In2+ Access Exits Assessment Year 2022 Association YN No Builder Model Custom Builder Name Guildi Central Air YN Yes Condo YN No Cooling Fuel Natural Gas Electric 200+ Amp Service Foundation Details Block Heating Fuel Natural Gas Hot Water Natural Gas Municipality Lower Gwynedd Twp Navigable Water YN N New Construction YN No Original MLSNumber 802002127018 Ownership Interest Fee Simple Possession Negotiable Sale Type Standard Senior Community YN No Sewer Public Sewer Structure Design Type Detached Tax Annual Amount 41655.00 Tax Assessment Amount 1528300.00 Tax Lot 23 Vacation Rental YN No Water Source Public Window Features CasementBay/BowPalladianSkylightsTransomTriple Pane Zoning Aa

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©2023 Bright MLS, All Rights Reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Some properties which appear for sale may no longer be available because they are for instance, under contract, sold, or are no longer being offered for sale. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS or Murray & Co. Real Estate. Some real estate firms do not participate in IDX and their listings do not appear on this website. Some properties listed with participating firms do not appear on this website at the request of the seller. Data last updated: 2023-02-03T22:52:07.08.
 
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