$1,795,000

2080 Buttonwood Ln

HUNTINGDON VALLEY PA, 19006

Description

A rare opportunity in coveted Bryn Athyn Boro, this spectacular custom home with European sensibility enjoys long distance views overlooking the Pennypack Watershed from a hillside setting at the end of small cul-de-sac of distinctive homes. And, the beauty of the location is matched by a substantial real estate tax advantage. The dramatic facade is accentuated by double mahogany entry doors and an open veranda that extends along the front of the house. Flanking the entry, French doors in the library and dining room share the view and open to the veranda. The interior is highlighted by a dramatic two-story circular foyer with a center staircase and open balconies on the second floor. The domed ceiling includes a grand Schonbek crystal chandelier and recessed perimeter fiber optic lighting. The marble foyer opens to a step-down great room with a soaring ceiling and large masonry fireplace surrounded by Palladian window walls. 8000 sq.ft of living space includes spacious rooms with unique angles, architectural detail, 7' solid interior doors, and 9' and 10' ceilings. The kitchen, designed for the most discriminating cook, features an oversize SubZero refrigerator/freezer, two full-size Dacor wall oven, desk area, and three parallel islands that contain a Viking cooktop with griddle, two Bosch dishwashers, two stainless sinks with disposals, trash compactor, microwave, track outlets for small appliances, pot rack and large butcher block. There's even a custom brick wood burning oven for gourmet pizza. With a rear wall of glass and a pentagonal sunroom/breakfast room, the kitchen takes every advantage to incorporate the gorgeous, lushly landscaped rear pool and gardens. Separating the kitchen and great room is a fully equipped bar, ideal for gala entertaining, and, adjacent to the kitchen is a sunny office, perfect for party planning. A separate exterior entry accesses a first floor guest suite with full bath finished with Turkish Travertine marble and French doors to a private terrace. The second floor includes a sumptuous main bedroom suite with a raised sleeping/sitting area enhanced by a bowed window wall and a gas fireplace with a marble surround. The marble master bath features a second gas fireplace, whirlpool tub, two separate commode/sink compartments and a large jetted marble shower with double shower heads and a Thermosol steam unit. The dressing area with a mirrored wall of linen storage, spacious vanity with sink, and cabinetry with beverage refrigerator, is flanked by two walk-in closets with built-in s

Details

MLS#PAMC625144
StyleHouse
Sub-TypeResale
StatusActive
Year2001
Days On Site82

Features

Bed(s)5
Bath(s) 5 Full, 1 Half
SQ Feet8,097
Garage4
PoolYes
Acreage3.36

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Area Information

StatePA
CityHUNTINGDON VALLEY
Zip Code19006
AreaBryn Athyn Boro (10603)
Community NameBRYN ATHYN
School DistrictBRYN ATHYN
Listing VS Median (in BRYN ATHYN)
Price:
$1,795,000
low | high
Med:
$1,795,000
50% of Average
SqFt:
8,097
low | high
Med:
8,097
50% of Average
$ / SqFt:
$222
low | high
Med:
$222
50% of Average
On Site:
82
low | high
Med:
82
100% of Average
Listing Updated: 12/07/2019
MLS Number: PAMC625144
Listing Provided By:
Charlotte L Morrison  of  Kurfiss Sothebys International Realty
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