8212 CEDAR RD $1,018,500

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    8212 CEDAR RD ELKINS PARK, PA 19027

    • 7 Beds
    • 8 Baths
    • 8,425 sq.ft.
    • Single-Family
    MLS# 1000482480
    SOLD 7/16/2018

    $1,018,500

    Days On Market: 277 0 Views
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    Property Details

    Welcome to Fox Muir! This exquisite example of Georgian architecture was designed by the prominent Architect, Robert McGoodwin in 1927 for a local Philadelphia business man, Robert E. Kelley. What stands today at 8212 Cedar Road is a thoroughly updated estate property with some of the most beautiful details to be found anywhere around Philadelphia! Perfectly sited on 3.2 acres amongst stately Oak & Tulip trees (with a very high canopy to provide shade, but not block the vistas), one enters through a set of pillars to a circular driveway anchored by an elaborate fountain. The private parking courtyard (with the 3 car garage) is tucked behind a stone wall. Enter into the residence, and one will be amazed by the level of details, starting with the Corinthian columns, egg & dart moldings (and an unusual Lego block spacer) & the most unusual hand carved hand railing (yes, in the shape of a cupped hand!). There are way too many details to mention, however these highlights will wet one's whistle! There are 5 wood burning fireplaces. The basement was enhanced to include an Art Deco Bar & Movie Theater re-purposed from an Elks Lodge in Central, PA. The elaborately detailed & paneled family room was re-purposed from a Church on Chestnut Street in Philadelphia. Recently uncovered, an exquisite 1940 mural painted by J. Frank Copeland graces the dining room. There is also an entire wall of hand-painted Delft tiles surrounding the fireplace in the Master Bedroom. A Library with 4 walls of bookcases is located on the 2nd floor. Near the pool, there is a 21' octagonal pergola with Mahogany louvers to provide shade combined with a full outdoor kitchen, two changing rooms (with showers) and a powder room. There is a full tennis court tucked just beyond the pool & pool house. Those are just a few of the unique design elements to be found within and around this exquisite estate property. So much has been updated within the past 3 years. All 3 A/C systems are new, the pool was completely bonded, both master baths were completely renovated (the other were substantially upgraded), the roof deck was completely re-built, the garage was conditioned for heat & A/C and a TESLA charger was added. Offering 7 spacious bedrooms, 6 full bathrooms, 3 powder rooms, a modern & updated eat-in kitchen and even a billiards room! Come discover Fox Muir, an elegant property, perfectly scaled for either large parties or intimate gatherings.

    • General Features
      • Condo Coop Association Y/N N
      • County MONTGOMERY
      • HOA Y/N N
      • New Construction Y/N N
      • Pool Yes - Personal
      • Senior Community Y/N N
      • Utilities Cable TV
      • Waterfront Y/N N
      • Year Built 1928
      • Zoning R3
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Cooktop, Built-In Range, Oven - Wall, Oven - Self Cleaning, Dishwasher, Disposal, Built-In Microwave
      • Basement Type Full
      • Cooling Type Central A/C
      • Electric Service 200+ Amp Service
      • Entry Location Center Hall
      • Exterior Features Tennis Court(s)
      • Fireplace Features Stone
      • Flooring Type Wood
      • Foundation Details Stone
      • Garage Spaces Count 3.00
      • Heating Fuel Natural Gas,Other
      • Heating Type Gas, Steam, Radiator, Zoned
      • Interior Features Master Bath(s), Kitchen - Island, Butlers Pantry, 2nd Kitchen, Wet/Dry Bar, Stall Shower, Kitchen - Eat-In
      • Roof Pitched, Slate
      • Sewer Septic Public Sewer
      • Style Colonial
      • Total Living Area 8425
    • Room Features
      • Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
      • Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
      • Bathrooms 8
      • Bedrooms 7
      • Full Bathrooms 6
      • Half Bathrooms 2
    • Property Features
      • Fencing Other
      • Lot Features Level, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)
      • Lot Size Acres 3.2
      • Lot Size Dimensions 231
      • Outdoor Living Structures Roof, Patio(s)
      • Pool Features In Ground
    • Schools
      • School District CHELTENHAM TOWNSHIP

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