The Crown Jewel of Chestnut Hill: Magnificent Norman style mansion on 5 Acres in prestigious Chestnut Hill, superbly restored and updated for today's living.
Property DescriptionOne of Chestnut Hill's most magnificent Estates on 5.04 acres with pool,tennis court and 3 bedroom guest cottage. This exceptional all stone Norman mansion has been totally renovated to perfection while maintaining the old world integrity of this architectural master piece. One enters through the stone walls into a Belgium block court yard. The entertaining rooms all are grand size with fireplaces. Paneling in the Great Room is from a 1650 hunting lodge of King James II of England. There is a Family Room, Billiards Room, wet bar, and bowling alley for casual entertaining. There is a huge new country kitchen with dining and sitting area adjoined by a Butler's pantry. The master suite has a fireplace, spa bath and sitting room with a fireplace. Four of the other bedrooms have fireplaces. There are also his and her offices and conference/meeting room. The terrace overlooks the spectacular grounds which back up to the Wissahickon Park. The four car garage is entered through port-cochiere into a 2nd walled court yard. This Estate is truly the Philadelphia Story.