525 Walnut Lane Swarthmore, PA
$ 1,495,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#PADE538922
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyDELAWARE
  • CitySwarthmore
  • AreaSwarthmore Boro
  • NeighborhoodNONE AVAILABLE
  • Zip19081
  • StyleColonial
  • Year Built1929
  • Taxes25060
  • Price$ 1,495,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage4496
  • Lot Size0.76 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
BHHS Fox & Roach-Media
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

A home of this stature seldom comes on the market. Built in 1929, this signature stone colonial home has been completely renovated and offers everything a buyer hopes to find for ideal living in 2021 and beyond. A inviting marble entry leads to a dramatic two story Reception Room with an elegant turned staircase. The main floor offers a grand Living Room with an impressive fireplace which adjoins a large office with a bank of windows allowing you to enjoy natural beauty in your work environment. The spacious open floor plan of the Kitchen includes a substantial dining area for casual Sunday suppers, and is open to a Family Room with a beamed ceiling. The Family Room is filled with abundant natural light from windows overlooking the patio and yard. The Dining Room and Butler Pantry allow for gracious formal entertaining . There is a dazzling artist studio that could be used as a Sitting Room, Conservatory, or second Office. Between the second and third floor--there are six Bedrooms two of which are Master Suites. One of the Suites is serviced by an elevator, making this home ideal for multi-generational family comfort. The four full and two half baths throughout the home have been elevated to the luxury standard of today with rich finishes. The beauty of this home extends to the outdoor space which includes substantial hardscpaing and a tranquil koi pond on a .75 acre lot. According to the seller the square footage is 5124sq ft. The quaint Village of Swarthmore provides shopping and dining opportunities to enjoy year round. The campus of Swarthmore College abounds with cultural events for the community to enjoy within the unparalleled setting of Scott Arboretum. Don't miss this special home--showings to begin on March 1st!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Swarthmore-Rutledge School Elementary School Strath Haven Middle School Strath Haven High School
Price History
2/26/2021 Listed $1,495,000

General Features

Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional
Accessibility None
Appliances Built-In Microwave, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer - Electric, Intercom, Oven - Double, Oven - Self Cleaning, Oven - Wall, Oven/Range - Electric, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Trash Compactor
Architectural Style Colonial
Association Y/N No
Basement Full
Bathrooms Count Main Level 2.00
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Stone
Cool Fuel None
Cooling Central A/C
Days on Market 11
Electric 200+ Amp Service
Exterior Features Extensive Hardscape, Play Area
Flooring Carpet, Ceramic Tile, Hardwood
Garage Spaces 1.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Hot Water, Radiant
Interior Features Additional Stairway, Attic, Built-Ins, Butlers Pantry, Carpet, Cedar Closet(s), Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Elevator, Exposed Beams, Family Room Off Kitchen, Floor Plan - Traditional
Levels 3
MLS Area Swarthmore Boro (10443)
Middle/Junior High School STRATH HAVEN
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Patio/Porch Features Patio(s)
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 332.52
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Very Good
Roof Shingle, Metal
Security Features Security System
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name NONE AVAILABLE
Tax Annual Amount 25060.0
Tax Lot 026-000
Tax Year 2021
Total Rooms 19
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 4496
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 4
Bathrooms Count Lower Level 1 0.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 3.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 1.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 4
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 3
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level 2
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 6
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 4
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 2
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Fireplace Features Brick, Gas/Propane, Mantel(s), Marble, Wood
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 2
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water S/W Changeover
Laundry Type Main Floor
Living Area 4496
Number of Elevators 1
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Sitting Room, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Bedroom 5, Kitchen, Family Room, Foyer, Bedroom 1, Mud Room, Office, Bedroom 6, Attic, Bonus Room, Conservatory Room, Full Bath, Half Bath
Total Baths 6
Total Bedrooms 6
Total Fireplaces 4

Exterior Features

# Of Attached Garage Spaces 1
Garage Features Inside Access
Lot Dimensions 80.96 x 207.00
Lot Size Acres 0.76
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 33062.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Total Parking Spaces 1
Type of Parking Attached Garage
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Attic Upper 2 Attic - Floored
Bedroom 1 Upper 1 Fireplace - Gas,Flooring - HardWood
Bedroom 2 Upper 1
Bedroom 3 Upper 1
Bedroom 4 Upper 1 Flooring - Carpet
Bedroom 5 Upper 2
Bedroom 6 Upper 2 Built-Ins
Bonus Room Upper 1 Primary Bedroom - Dressing Area
Bonus Room Upper 1 Primary Bedroom - Dressing Area
Conservatory Room Main
Dining Room Main Built-Ins,Fireplace - Wood Burning,Flooring - HardWood
Family Room Main Flooring - HardWood
Foyer Main Flooring - Marble
Full Bath Upper 2 Flooring - Tile
Full Bath Upper 1 Countertop(s) - Granite,Double Sink,Flooring - Tile
Full Bath Upper 1 Flooring - Tile,Soaking Tub,Countertop(s) - Solid Surface
Full Bath Upper 1 Double Sink,Countertop(s) - Quartz
Half Bath Main Flooring - Marble
Half Bath Main Countertop(s) - Solid Surface
Kitchen Main Countertop(s) - Quartz,Dining Area,Double Sink,Flooring - HardWood,Island,Kitchen - Gas Cooking,Pantry
Living Room Main Built-Ins,Crown Molding,Fireplace - Gas,Flooring - HardWood
Mud Room Main Built-Ins
Office Main Ceiling Fan(s),Flooring - Vinyl
Sitting Room Upper 1
Sitting Room Upper 1 Cathedral/Vaulted Ceiling,Flooring - Carpet


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19081

AVG $540K
AVG $11,463
AVG 69
Year Built
AVG 1957
AVG 52
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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