Quietly tucked away in a bucolic setting, and yet just minutes in walking distance to so many desirable spots!!! Privacy is yours at 201-203 Greenwood Avenue, set way back from the street, located in the heart of Jenkintown Borough. Whether your dream is of beautiful, private grounds, easy living, multi-family living, or investment opportunity, this property will excite and delight!! There are two houses on the property; both are zoned duplexes. The main house underwent a dramatic renovation in 2012... The tasteful upgrades and quality finishes bring a fresh and modern aesthetic to this one of a kind property. The main house welcomes you with its impressive wood pergola, lit up at night for a beautiful effect. Enter the custom glass front door and step into the entry foyer... and prepare to fall in love!! Step down into the expansive living room with a gas fireplace as its focal point. With many oversized windows and glass french doors leading to the rear patio, this space brings the outside in!! The formal dining room, which overlooks the living room, has handsome bamboo wood flooring, original wainscoting, a built-in server with soapstone counter (for hot food buffet) and beautiful glass shelf built-ins. A charming sun room is located off of the dining room, with an exposed stone wall and skylights, and sliders leading to the side yard. Fabulous cook's kitchen with fresh white cabinetry, granite counter tops including the center island with gas cooktop, where you can take a seat and watch the cook in action!! All stainless appliances, appliance garages and loads of storage space. Complete with glass tiled backsplash and recessed lighting, this is where your guests will gather! Now, for the first floor bedroom wing... enter through double doors into a hallway with built-in bookshelves. Two bedrooms flank this part of the house. The owner's bedroom suite with its brick fireplace, has many windows, 3 closets and a wall of fabulous built-in storage. Exciting ensuite bathroom has a large walk-in shower with multiple shower heads, a water closet with toilet, sink with vanity and built-in linen storage. The second bedroom also has a brick fireplace and a fabulous ensuite bathroom with a beautifully tiled shower, sink with vanity and a huge window. On the second level, you will appreciate the spacious and lovely third bedroom with an ensuite bathroom with shower and tub. Great views of the park-like setting!! The fully fenced backyard is heavenly with its incredible trees, beautiful plantings and all around wonderful outdoor spaces. Additionally, there are three (3) other residences on the property, included in the sale; all offer 2 bedrooms and 1 bath. One unit is on the second & third floor of the main house, with its own private entrance. The other two units are located across the driveway and also have their own respective private entrances. The current owner has consistently rented all three units, and the monthly income flows in. The large circular driveway offers plenty of off street parking. Walkability is key in this fabulous location...right down the street from Jenkintown's Septa train hub!!! Jenkintown Borough offers many restaurants, shops and destinations that are all very walkable from the property. But wait... what if you have extended family who want to live on the same property?? All three units are ideal for family members or guests from out of town. However you choose to use the property, one thing is for sure... you have found a quiet respite from life's everyday demands, and a property with great flexibility for today's living. Once home to the President of Beaver College, this estate is not to be missed!!!! Note: this property contains additional parcel 10-00-01232-018 (with additional taxes) for a total of .98 acres.
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