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640 Gate House Lane

PHILADELPHIA, PA 19118
  • $3,595,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 8 Days
  • ID#: PAPH2033170
UPDATED: 22 min ago
$3,595,000
  • 4
    BEDS
  • 1.03
    ACRES
  • 4
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 4,354
    SQFT
  • $826
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
2012
County:

School Ratings & Info

Description

We are proud to present 640 Gate House Lane! Welcome to this contemporary marvel constructed in 2012 on a coveted lane in the leafy section of Chestnut Hill, in Northwestern Philadelphia. The beauty of this modern masterpiece +GG designed by Philadelphia+GGs famed FURY Design, Inc and built by award-winning McCoubrey/Overholser construction +GG is its fabulous location nestled high above the Wissahickon Valley within Fairmount Park and the perfect harmony of the building materials: stone, zinc, slate and Sapele wood. Interior Design by Fisher Grey Studio and landscape design by Heidi Shusterman. The owners+GG profound attention to detail created a house manageable in size; comfortable yet modern; open but extremely private.The open floor plan flows from the entry to natural-light soaked living room to dining area, all with top-of-the-line sliding doors that frame a view more reminiscent of Vermont or New Hampshire than Philadelphia. Just through the sliding doors is an expansive and thoughtfully designed and very private 1600 square foot deck surrounded by nature. All rooms have heated slate floors or wide burnt pine boards. The gourmet kitchen features a Wolf range; Subzero refrigerator and wine cooler; Miele in-wall coffee/espresso machine; dual Miele dishwashers; and Caesarstone countertops. The adjoining media room has sliding glass doors that open onto a tranquil front courtyard with gurgling Japanese water feature, and next to it, dual storage sheds with +G+green+G- roof that can house bikes, garden tools and trash cans. Back inside, stroll up the floating staircase to find a gorgeous main suite with a private balcony; bathroom with a luxurious, oversized shower and spacious floating dual vanities; and enormous walk-in closets. The second floor also features three additional bedrooms, a full spa-like bathroom w/ soaking tub and a large laundry room. While you already feel like you+GGre in a treehouse, one floor up you+GGll find the 3rd floor fitness room and office with a bird+GGs-eye view of the Wissahickon Valley.If you love all the benefits of a luxurious modernist home set in the tranquility of Nature, 640 Gate House Lane can be yours +GG just 20 minutes from downtown Philadelphia and in close proximity to the shops and restaurants of Chestnut Hill. No matter the season, residing at 640 Gate House Lane is like living in a fairy tale.

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640 Gate House Lane PHILADELPHIA, PA 19118

  • Price: $3,595,000
  • Status: Active
  • Updated: 22 min ago
  • ID#: PAPH2033170
4
Beds
4
Baths
1
½ Baths
1.03
Acres
4,354
SQFT
$826
$/SQFT
2012
Built
Neighborhood:
Chestnut Hill
County:
Philadelphia
Area:
19118 (19118)
School District:
The School District Of Philadelphia
Property Description
We are proud to present 640 Gate House Lane! Welcome to this contemporary marvel constructed in 2012 on a coveted lane in the leafy section of Chestnut Hill, in Northwestern Philadelphia. The beauty of this modern masterpiece +GG designed by Philadelphia+GGs famed FURY Design, Inc and built by award-winning McCoubrey/Overholser construction +GG is its fabulous location nestled high above the Wissahickon Valley within Fairmount Park and the perfect harmony of the building materials: stone, zinc, slate and Sapele wood. Interior Design by Fisher Grey Studio and landscape design by Heidi Shusterman. The owners+GG profound attention to detail created a house manageable in size; comfortable yet modern; open but extremely private.The open floor plan flows from the entry to natural-light soaked living room to dining area, all with top-of-the-line sliding doors that frame a view more reminiscent of Vermont or New Hampshire than Philadelphia. Just through the sliding doors is an expansive and thoughtfully designed and very private 1600 square foot deck surrounded by nature. All rooms have heated slate floors or wide burnt pine boards. The gourmet kitchen features a Wolf range; Subzero refrigerator and wine cooler; Miele in-wall coffee/espresso machine; dual Miele dishwashers; and Caesarstone countertops. The adjoining media room has sliding glass doors that open onto a tranquil front courtyard with gurgling Japanese water feature, and next to it, dual storage sheds with +G+green+G- roof that can house bikes, garden tools and trash cans. Back inside, stroll up the floating staircase to find a gorgeous main suite with a private balcony; bathroom with a luxurious, oversized shower and spacious floating dual vanities; and enormous walk-in closets. The second floor also features three additional bedrooms, a full spa-like bathroom w/ soaking tub and a large laundry room. While you already feel like you+GGre in a treehouse, one floor up you+GGll find the 3rd floor fitness room and office with a bird+GGs-eye view of the Wissahickon Valley.If you love all the benefits of a luxurious modernist home set in the tranquility of Nature, 640 Gate House Lane can be yours +GG just 20 minutes from downtown Philadelphia and in close proximity to the shops and restaurants of Chestnut Hill. No matter the season, residing at 640 Gate House Lane is like living in a fairy tale.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Contemporary Construction Materials Frame Direction Faces Northwest Garage YN No Lot Features SlopingTrees/Wooded Other Structures Above GradeBelow Grade Parking Types None Patio And Porch Features Deck(S)RoofBalcony Pool No Pool Riparian Rights YN No Roof Flat Water Access YN No Water Oriented YN No Water View YN No Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Above Grade Fin SQFT 4354 Appliances Built-In RangeOven - Self CleaningCommercial RangeDishwasherRefrigeratorDisposal Basement Other Basement YN Yes Below Grade Finished Area 0 Below Grade Unfinished Area 0 Cooling Central A/C Fireplace YN Yes Fireplaces Total 1 Flooring WoodFully Carpeted Heating Forced Air Heating YN Yes Interior Features Primary Bath(S)Kitchen - IslandButlers PantrySkylight(S)Ceiling Fan(S)Wet/Dry BarStall ShowerKitchen - Eat-In Laundry Type Upper Floor Levels 3 Rooms Total 15 Security Features Security System Upper Level1 Bedrooms 4 Walls Ceilings 9'+ CeilingsHigh

Property Features

Acceptable Financing CashConventionalPrivate Accessibility Features None Assessment Year 2021 Association YN No Central Air YN Yes Condo YN No Cooling Fuel Electric Cross Street Mccallum Electric 200+ Amp Service Federal Flood Zone YN No Foundation Details Brick/Mortar Heating Fuel Propane - Owned Historic YN No Horse YN No Hot Water Electric Lease Considered YN No Municipality Philadelphia Navigable Water YN N New Construction YN No Original MLSNumber 801072044036 Ownership Interest Fee Simple Possession 0-30 Days Cd31-60 Days CdSettlement Sale Type Standard Senior Community YN No Sewer Public Sewer Structure Design Type Detached Tax Annual Amount 10697.00 Tax Assessment Amount 764205.00 Tax Lot 98 Utilities Cable Tv Vacation Rental YN No Water Source Public Window Features Energy Efficient Year Built Effective 2012 Zoning Rsd1

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©2021 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 Your Home Realty | Long & Foster 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: 2021-10-15T19:52:50.493.
 
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