Jania Daniels of HomeSmart Realty Advisors added a new listing for sale at 349 Gerard Ave in Elkins Park. For additional details, click here.
Welcome home to Charming Gerard, which is a completely Restored 1919 colonial home that has been designed with a Modern Farmhouse style. Live in the beautiful historic Elkins Park community, walking distance to the regional train station, High-School Park, Myers Elementary and several quaint shops. After parking under your private car port you can unwind in your Jacuzzi brand 4-6 person Hot Tub before even stepping inside. Once you walk in you are greeted by the multi-purpose room that was formally a wrap around porch. Now this enclosed front porch is additional living space and can be used as an amazing office, kids play room, library or family room. This room features 2 fans, 5 windows with great light exposure and refinished original red oak hardwood floors. The living room features a wood burning fireplace that has been tiled in a grey stone, original hardwood floors and a restored pocket doors that leads to the formal dining room. The dining room offers a great space for entertaining and offers you additional seating with a built in bench and includes a half bathroom. The 1st floor ends with the show stopping kitchen that is open concept, modern with a farmhouse twist. The kitchen features 15+ feet ceilings with shiplap panels, a 6ft island, custom cabinets with a built in microwave/oven wall unit, wine bar, quartz counter-tops, stainless steel appliances, washer/dryer hook-up and large pantry. From the distressed hardwood look on the floor tile to the lighting in the ceiling, the kitchen will be both a space for conversation along with entertaining. Upstairs you have 3 beautiful bedrooms with a hallway bathroom that has deep jetted tub that allows you to relax after a long day. The main bedroom has a private bathroom and a unique ceiling arch with special lighting that feels as though you are in a hotel suite. From the 2nd floor there is access to the attic stairway where the HVAC units are housed and ample additional storage is available. The 4th bedroom is in the finished basement that also has access to the backyard. The basement features new carpet throughout, new drop ceiling in the bedroom area and an additional storage room. Outside you will be just as excited to both entertain or unwind as this home has a beautiful back yard, with a built in grill, custom pergola, boxed in vegetable garden and of course your personal Jacuzzi situated in the most private part of the yard. This home has only had 2 families live here prior, so don't wait, it won't last long.