Welcome Home! Flawlessly nestled on a quiet street in Glenside we find a captivating cape cod lovingly maintained and improved during the sellers' ownership. Boasting sturdy construction wrapped in brick adding replacement vinyl clad double-pane windows and vinyl siding (2001). Searching for that perfect home in the heart of Glenside where a short stroll brings you to parks, schools, Revitalized Keswick Village offering an assortment of places to dine & satisfy your cravings plus quaint shops and of course the renowned Keswick Theater presenting a variety of year-round entertainment. Besides being in the Blue-Ribbon Abington school district you'll have easy access to shopping Centers, main roadways traveling in every direction i.e., New York, the Jersey shore, the Poconos, Jenkintown, Chestnut Hill & Center City, plus public transit & multiple Septa train stations. Upon arrival turning into the driveway, you immediately notice the perennial gardens & the gentle sway of the branches of the ornamental Japanese Red Maple tree. Turning left from the driveway a traditional breezeway connects the garage to the home. Passing through the front door into the foyer with slate floor please hang your coat in the cloak closet then step into the warm & welcoming Living room filled with an abundance of natural light streaming through the sparkling windows. Highlights of the room are arched entry from the foyer, polished hardwood floor, the walk-in bay window and the wood burning brick fireplace with bronze & glass door enclosure & tiled hearth. This spacious room is open to the sizeable den increasing the expansive feel & the entertainment flow of the traditional floor plan. Hardwood flooring continues in the Den & Dining room. To the right of the foyer thru a classic arched entry is the handsome formal dining room ready for gatherings large or small. Adjacent is the renovated Eat-in Kitchen designed with the chef in mind featuring plenty of cabinetry & counterspace, a GE Profile gas range with electric convection oven, built-in microwave range hood, a ceramic sink, dishwasher, attractive ceramic tiled floor & backsplash making meal prep & cleanup a breeze. The striking bay window frames a panoramic picture of the pretty back yard. A main floor powder room completes this level of the home. Ascending the stairs to the `10' x 7' landing on the 2nd floor we find a hall linen closet, 2nd hall closet & a ceramic tiled hall bath offering a soaking tub with shower overhead. There is a large peaceful primary carpeted bedroom and 2 more bright & airy carpeted bedrooms. Adjourning to the multi-purpose walkout basement level there is a laundry room w/double laundry tub, a storage closet, a utility room with work bench, storage closet & an access door to the new concrete steps & custom Steelway Egress door. Slide open the pocket door to the inviting Family room featuring wall to wall carpeting, recessed lighting, natural light cascading through glass block windows, 2 large closets plus 1 cedar closet, a FUjitsu wall unit, a full bath with sink vanity & stall shower and lastly a utility closet for the sump pump & electric panel. Noteworthy improvements include: Weil-McLain gas heater(1998); added a new kitchen Bay window during a total remodel of the Eat-in kitchen ('05); waterproofed the basement with a B-Dry system in '02 & installed a sump pump with battery backup (2012); New 30-year roof ('08) & leaf screens on gutters (2012); Bradford White gas hot water heater & Trane Central Air for the 1st floor were installed in 2011; finished the basement with family room plus full bath & installed FUjitsu Heat pump(2013); installed insulation in the walls & attic(2019). A pretty rear yard with perimeter privacy for outdoor enjoyment, a 13'7" x 11' shed with electric, built-in shelving & concrete floor and a 1 car garage with auto opener complete this offering. Don't miss out - your Holiday & Forever Home is calling you!
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