Malvern Bank House of the Week: This House on the Hill in Gladwyne is a Spectacular Find

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Gladwyne house.
Images via Bright MLS.
1115 Bryn Tyddyn Drive in Gladwyne is listed for $2,499,000.

Grace, elegance, and charm abound in this 6+ bedroom, 5 bath estate home situated on an almost 2-acre park-like parcel positioned off of three cul de sac lanes and bordering other multi-acre estates and conserved grounds.

Informal areas include a large bright family room located off the home’s southern exposure and boasting three sides of the glass and French door exit to sprawling lawns and covered terraces.

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The gorgeous and historic architecture offers large columned terraces and peaked roofs. Bryn Tyddyn, or ‘house on the hill,’ is truly one of the Main Line landmark properties.

With portions of the original structure dating from 1836, and its largest part of the home built in 1915, this house offers extraordinary high ceilings, handsome hardwood flooring, and 9 fireplaces, on the home’s three finished levels.

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dining room in Gladwyne house

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Adding to the sunlit spaces is a welcoming color palette, excellent floorplan, and extraordinary millwork. The first level does offer a compilation of formal spaces including the living room, gorgeous dining room with oversized hearth, and well-outfitted office with custom built-ins.

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The kitchen, recently renovated, was designed by incorporating original elements from the home while adding modern comforts such as a commercial 8 burner gas cooking and ovens, a large, seated soap-stoned top island, bar area with wine chiller and generous counter and storage.

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Master bedroom in Gladwyne home

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Ascend either the front or rear stairs to a generous owner’s suite with a fireplace, updated bath, and large closets.

Three/four additional family or guest rooms are found on this level of the Gladwyne house and a third floor offers additional recreation or bedroom space with a large hall bath.

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Gladwyne house attic

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A flagstone path leads to the front entrance with glimpses of the deep yard, trellised garden, quaint springhouse with cupola, and beyond to the stone pool house and pool.

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A sophisticated home, in an exceptional location boasting a seamless marriage of old and new.

This beautiful Gladwyne house is listed by Lavinia Smerconish of Compass RE.

Images via BRIGHT MLS.

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