8236 Germantown Ave

Philadelphia, PA 19118

License# RS197589L

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"Stunning 5 Bedroom, 3.1 Bath Custom Stone Colonial in the "Heart of Gwynedd Valley"!"
Linda Gedney

1217 Forrest Hill Drive

$1,499,900 | 1217 Forrest Hill Drive, Lower Gwynedd, PA 19002
MLS #PAMC652942

Absolutely stunning home on .94 acres. Beautifully renovated over the last 10 years, this gorgeous home has all the character you would want yet is brimming with many custom modern touches and amenities! You can easily tell that this home was renovated with care and a discerning eye. First floor features an unbelievable new kitchen with eating area, custom Village handcrafted cabinets, Quartzite countertops, wood flooring, separate full-sized Sub Zero refrigerator and freezer, Miele double wall ovens and warming drawer, additional oven with gas cooktop and extremely oversized eat-at island that seats at least 6 and has an abundance of storage. Hands-free faucets. Built-in Butlers pantry with Elkay nickel sink, built in Coffee center and two built in pantry closets and a Miele wine refrigerator and a beverage refrigerator. Mudroom has a wall of floor-to-ceiling storage and a hall closet that leads to the garage area and side entrance. Spacious, sun lit family room offers Cathedral ceilings, walled stone fireplace & skylights and a french door to the patio. The dining area is very comfortable and easily accommodates a table for at least a dozen. The living room has wood flooring and a second gas fireplace. Also on the first floor is the laundry, and a gorgeous home office with custom built in shelving and custom wood high ceilings and exits to the patio and heated pool and three hole putting green. The second floor has all wood flooring and includes a new renovated master bedroom with Tray ceiling which they added and his & her custom closets and third fireplace. A totally remodeled master bath with quartz counters, oversized standing shower with new skylight...new marble flooring, heated floor and more. 4 other generously sized bedrooms, two which share a Jack & Jill bathroom. The other two share a fully renovated bath with separate closet and elegant shower! Outside you will find wonderful space for the whole family to enjoy. A two teared flagstone patio and an outdoor fireplace in the rear of the home is wonderful for lounging and entertaining, The whole yard and home are quite private with mature trees and lovely landscaping plus the driveway has been enlarged to accommodate at least 6 cars. Other amenities include: All new windows & doors; camera monitor system; new outdoor shutters; irrigation system; landscaping lighting; new metal fencing and much more. Excellent schools - Wissahickon, close to new Springhouse shopping center and train is 1/2 mile away. You will want to see this one for sure!

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5,200 SF

Living Area

0.94 Acres

Lot Size


Garage Spots


Year Built

Area & Lot

Total Area:
5,200 SQ. FT.
Above Grade Area:
5,200 SQ. FT.

Interior & Exterior

Gourmet Kitchen, Breakfast Bar, Centre Island, Stainless Steel Appliances, Hardwood Floors, Family Room, Formal Entry, Fireplace, Outdoor Fireplace, Office, Front Porch, Heated Pool, Jacuzzi, Patio/Deck, Putting Green, Vaulted Ceilings, Security System, Mud-room, Attached Garage, Air Conditioning, Basement, Central Heating, Crown Moldings, Master Ensuite, Pre-wired for Surround Sound, Landscaping, Walk-Out To Deck, Walk-in Master Closet, Cable TV, Updated, Recessed Lighting, Decorative Mouldings, Private Yard
Property Type:
Single Family, Private Residence, House
Life Style:
Country Club


Real Estate Taxes:
$16,927 / year

Property Highlight

"This elegant Sweeney constructed home boasts a newly Renovated Kitchen with Custom Cabinetry, Quartzite Countertops and top of the line appliances. "

The Neighborhood: Gwynedd Valley

Luxurious suburb in the Pennsylvania countryside.

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