505 East Willow Grove Avenue

Glenside, PA 19038

$680,000
Price
5
Beds
3
Baths
2,656 Sq. Ft.
$256 / Sq. Ft.
2,656
Sq. Ft.
$256
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details for 505 East Willow Grove Avenue

StatusPending
MLS #PAMC635720
Year Built1909
DOM5
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeResidential / Fee Simple
Lot Size0.24 AC / 10,360 SF
Taxes$9,332 / year
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountyMontgomery County

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Property Details for 505 East Willow Grove Avenue

Subdivision
WYNDMOOR
Municipality
SPRINGFIELD TWP
Ownership
Fee Simple
Style
Colonial
Structure Type
Detached
Garage and Parking Spaces
5
Basement
Yes
County Name
MONTGOMERY PA

Description

Presenting 505 E Willow Grove Avenue, one of the finest properties in Old Wyndmoor, offering the most discerning buyer a glorious melding of old and new, formal and casual, practical and luxurious. Nestled off the street under a lush canopy of trees, mature plantings, and delicate perennial gardens, the home is an architectural gem that stands as a testament to the best tradition of early 20th century American craftsmanship. Constructed of local Wissahickon schist and showcasing graceful curves,... dormered windows, a wide roofline and a sweeping front porch crafted of Brazilian hardwood, this grand, gracious home is loaded with priceless architectural detail and is uniquely suited to family living. Inside, find large, light-filled rooms with rich crown molding, original pocket doors, a grand turned staircase with stained glass windows, painstakingly restored woodwork, stunning inlayed oak and walnut parquet hardwood flooring and extensive custom casework. The grand formal living room features a stone gas fireplace, deep window sills, thick molding and modern recessed lighting and is the perfect space for large family gatherings and entertaining. A sizable dining room offers a beautiful bay window and plenty of room for a dinner party of ten. A sun-soaked breakfast room boasts sliders to the wrap-around deck for indoor-outdoor dining and entertaining options. The yard is wonderfully landscaped and the deck and flagstone patio are perfect for grilling and dining al fresco. The grounds are secluded and blooming gardens provide peaceful relaxation and comfort. The kitchen is the heart of the home and this kitchen does not disappoint. Find custom cherry cabinets, a 5 burner Thermador gas cooktop and double oven, Bosch dishwasher and Sub Zero paneled refrigerator. The Mercer tile backsplash is a nod to the Arts and Crafts movement while the recessed and thoughtfully placed task lighting speak to the kitchen's modern use. A full bath with stall shower on the first floor makes easy clean-up for gardeners and pet-owners. On the second floor, find three spacious bedrooms with hardwood floors, custom built-in bookcases, cedar-lined closets and original, solid five paneled doors, A full bath with shower/tub combination and double sink vanity, a laundry room with a Frigidaire washer and dryer, pocket door and plenty of storage and a large hall linen closet round out the second floor. The third floor boasts two additional sizable bedrooms and a full bath with claw-foot tub and separate walk-in shower. A finished basement with plenty of storage and a temperature-regulated wine cellar add additional living and entertaining space. The home also features new central air conditioning, a newly repaved driveway leading to an oversized detached one car garage and restored weighted wooden windows. Wyndmoor is Springfield Township's friendly and welcoming neighborhood known for accessibility, character and charm in an award-winning school district. The town's bustling main street features restaurants, a wine bar, a coffee shop, a market featuring local goods, a barre studio and a friendly pub to catch the games. Wyndmoor is an easy walk to the shops, galleries, farmer's market and restaurants of cobblestoned Germantown Avenue in Chestnut Hill, Valley Green and the trails of Fairmount Park and is served by the R7 regional rail with 25 minute access to Center City. At 505 W Willow Grove Avenue, you will achieve the vibrancy of an active, friendly community in a distinctive home loaded with character in a respite of lush, secluded living. Charm, warmth and quality craftsmanship in a serene and private oasis; welcome home.

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Building Information for 505 East Willow Grove Avenue

Stories-Year Built1909Building Size-Lot Size0.24 AC / 10,360 SF

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$3,224 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

Principal and Interest

$2,446

Property Taxes

$778

HOA Dues

$0

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Property Information for 505 East Willow Grove Avenue

Interior / Building / Parking / Property Information
    Interior Details
  • Virtual Tour URL Unbranded: https://youtu.be/EVm3t5d-BQ0
  • Tax Total Finished SQFT: 2656
  • Above Grade Fin SQFT: 2656
  • Above Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Total Finished SQFT: 2656
    Interior Features
  • Appliances: Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Refrigerator
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Fireplaces Count: 1
  • Central Air: Yes
  • Cooling Type: Central A/C
  • Heating: Yes
  • Heating Type: Central
  • Interior Features: Attic/House Fan, Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Cedar Closet(s), Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Floor Plan - Traditional, Kitchen - Gourmet, Recessed Lighting, Stain/Lead Glass, Stall Shower, Tub Shower, Wine Storage, Wood Floors
  • Room and Floor: Bathrooms Full-Upper Level 1-1, Bathrooms Full-Upper Level 2-1, Bedrooms-Upper Level 2-2, Bedrooms-Upper Level 1-3, Bathrooms Full-Main Level-1
    Parking Information
  • Num of Detached Garage Spaces: 1
  • Total Garage Spaces: 1
  • Garage: Yes
  • Garage Features: Garage - Rear Entry
  • Type Of Parking: Detached Garage, Driveway
  • Total Non-Garage Parking Spaces: 4
    Pool / Spa Information
  • Pool: No Pool
    Location Information
  • Directions: From Chestnut Hill: on Willow Grove Avenue, just past Stenton Avenue on left.
  • MLS Area: Springfield Twp (10652)
  • Sub System Locale: BRIGHT_MAIN
  • System Locale: BRIGHT
  • Tidal Water: No
  • Water View: No
  • Water Access: No
  • Water Oriented: No
  • Waterfront: No
    School Information
  • School District Name: SPRINGFIELD
  • School District County ID: 300200397036
    Building Information
  • Accessibility Features: None
  • Construction Materials: Stone
  • New Construction: No
  • Other Structures: Above Grade, Below Grade
  • Levels Count: 3+
  • Story List: Main, Upper 1, Upper 2
    Green Information
  • Clean Green Assessed: No
    Association Information
  • Condo Coop Association: No
  • HOA: No
    Property Information
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Land Use Code: 1101
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 74.00 x 0.00
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Lot Size Units: Square Feet
  • Lot SQFT: 10360
  • Lot Size Acres: .24
  • Navigable Water: No
  • Senior Community: No
  • Zoning: A
  • Age: 1909.0
    Utilities Information
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
  • Sewer Septic: Public Sewer
  • Water Source: Public
Room Information
    Basement
  • Basement Type: Fully Finished
  • Below Grade Fin SQFT: 0
  • Below Grade Fin SQFT Source: Assessor
  • Below Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Below Grade Unfin Area Units: Square Feet
  • Below Grade Unfin SQFT: 0
  • Below Grade Unfin SQFT Source: Assessor
    Bathroom Counts
  • Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels: 2
  • Bathrooms Count Main Level: 1.00
  • Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1: 1.00
  • Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2: 1.00
    Bathroom Information
  • Bathrooms Full: 3
  • Bathrooms Total Count: 3
    Bedroom Information
  • Bedrooms Count: 5
  • Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels: 5
  • Bedrooms Count Main Level: 0
  • Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1: 3
  • Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2: 2
    Full Bathrooms
  • Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels: 2
  • Bathrooms Full Main Level: 1
  • Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1: 1
  • Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2: 1
    Rooms
  • Room List: Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 4, Bedroom 5, Kitchen, Breakfast Room, Bedroom 1, Laundry, Bathroom 1, Bathroom 3
Tax / Assessment / Sale Information
    Tax / Assessment Information
  • City Town Tax: $987
  • County Tax: $769
  • School Tax: $7,576
  • Tax Annual Amount: $9,332
  • Tax Lot: 014
  • Tax Year: 2019
  • Tax ID Number: 52-00-18340-004
  • Year Assessed: 2019
  • Improvement Assessed Value: $0
  • Land Assessed Value: $0
  • Tax Assessed Value: $222,180
    Sale Information
  • Possession: 31-60 Days CD, 61-90 Days CD
  • Prospects Excluded: No
  • Sale Type: Standard
  • Vacation Rental: No

Property History for 505 East Willow Grove Avenue

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Jan 21, 2020Pending

BRIGHT #PAMC635720

Jan 21, 2020Listed (Active)

BRIGHT #PAMC635720

$680,000
Jan 17, 2020Listed (Active)

BRIGHT #PAMC635720

$680,000
DateEvent & SourcePrice
01/21/2020
Pending

BRIGHT #PAMC635720

01/21/2020
Listed (Active)

BRIGHT #PAMC635720

$680,000
01/17/2020
Listed (Active)

BRIGHT #PAMC635720

$680,000

For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Public Records for 505 East Willow Grove Avenue

Taxable ValueLand-Additions-Total-
Tax Record2019$9,188
Home Facts
Beds5Baths2Finished Sq.Ft.2,656 SqFtUnfinished Sq.Ft.16 SqFtStories2Lot Size10,360 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1909ZoningACountyMONTGOMERYAPN520018340004

Schools near 505 East Willow Grove Avenue

AllElementaryMiddleHigh
SchoolTypeGradesDistanceRating
Regina Coeli AcademyPrivatePK-80.6 mi
NR
Springfield Twp High SchoolPublic9-121.7 mi
8
Springfield Twp Middle SchoolPublic6-81.9 mi
7
Springfield Twp El School-ErdenhmPublic2-51.9 mi
6

Regina Coeli Academy

PK-8, 0.6 mi, Private

NR

Springfield Twp High School

9-12, 1.7 mi, Public

8

Springfield Twp Middle School

6-8, 1.9 mi, Public

7

Springfield Twp El School-Erdenhm

2-5, 1.9 mi, Public

6

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