1101 Lafayette Rd

BRYN MAWR, PA, 19010

$4,799,000

$321 per ft²
$4,799,000
$321 per ft²
Active
Active
 - For Sale
beds
8 Beds
baths
9 Full Baths
carpenters-square
14,927 ft²
property_type
Residential
calendar
Built 1929
Grandness exudes from this palatial Main Line Georgian estate nestled on 5.8 magnificent lush acres in exclusive Northside Bryn Mawr. A private pillared entry culminating with a circular drive reveals an impeccably conceived brick Colonial built in 1929 by renowned Philadelphia architect Bunting & Shrigley. The iconic In Fields boasts a breathtaking setting with stunning hardscaping & landscaping, and thoughtful renovations made to the magazine-quality interiors over the years. With 19 rooms, 9 beds & 14 baths, here awaits a sophisticated showplace for living & entertaining beyond compare. Splendid nature vistas are enjoyed from all vantage points of the home as well as from serene outdoor patios & the rear in-ground gunite pool oasis. A stately covered front entrance revels incredible architectural beauty pouring throughout the house. Meticulously-restored original & classic details including rich oak flooring, beautiful millwork, moldings, woodwork, ceiling beams, built-ins, 4 wood-burning fireplaces & other refined elements intermingle with high-end modern amenities & systems for the most discerning. Open archways & ceilings up to 11 optimize of airiness, while generous oversized windows & glass French doors bathe gracious rooms in natural light. The consummate host is afforded the ultimate layout with a large formal living room, regal dining room that can accommodate a crowd, and premium chef s kitchen with custom cabinetry & moldings, granite counters, center island, decorative backsplash, commercial-grade stainless steel appliances & a butler s pantry. The sun-drenched breakfast room with vaulted ceiling opens to the outdoors and the comfortable family room for relaxing around the fire. Sip cocktails or read in the charming study and wood-clad cherry library with coffered ceiling & wall of built-ins. The sleeping quarters indulge you with a luxurious master suite featuring a sitting area plus his/her dressing rooms & spa baths. Also upstairs are 7 more en-suite bedrooms, a huge lodge-like media/billiards/game room with built-in entertainment center & full bar, gym, and 3rd floor vaulted bonus room/office/studio. Recreation continues on the amazing lower level complete with a media/multipurpose room & unique 19-seat art deco theater with Wethuge media, bar & kitchen and chic art deco powder room. A 3-car garage and superior location minutes from shopping, dining, the train, top schools, Center City & the airport heighten the allure of this rare one-of-a-kind jewel.
MLS ID:
PAMC680588
Listed:
1/17/21
Updated:
5/12/21

Interior Features

Kitchen Appliances
Built-In Microwave, Built-In Range, Commercial Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Icemaker, Oven - Double, Oven - Self Cleaning, Oven - Wall, Oven/Range - Electric, Refrigerator, Six Burner Stove, Stainless Steel Appliances
Total Bedrooms
8
Full Bathrooms
9
Half Bathrooms
5
Interior Features
2 nd Kitchen, Bar, Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Butlers Pantry, Cedar Closet(s), Chair Railings, Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Double/Dual Staircase, Exposed Beams, Family Room Off Kitchen, Floor Plan - Traditional, Kitchen - Gourmet, Kitchen - Island, Primary Bath(s), Pantry, Recessed Lighting, Upgraded Countertops, Wainscotting, Walk-in Closet(s), Wood Floors
Floor Description
Hardwood, Marble
Cooling
Central /
Heating
Radiant, Heat Pump(s), Hot Water, Steam

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size
5.8 acres lot
Exterior Features
Grill, Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Play Area, Secure Storage
Architectural Style
Colonial
Roof
Pitched, Slate
Sewer
Public Septic

School Information

School District
LOWER MERION

Other Property Details

Area Name
Lower Merion Twp (10640)
Attached Garage
Yes
Garage Spaces
3
Parking
Circular Driveway, Paved Driveway
County
MONTGOMERY
Water Source
Public
Pool Description
Yes - Personal
Zoning
RESIDENTIAL

Property History

Date
Event
Price
Value
4/22/21
Price Change
$4,799,000
-3%

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