MLS® ID: PAMC643844
316 GREENWOOD AVENUE
JENKINTOWN, Pennsylvania, 19046 $449,800
Your search has ended if you have been looking to find all the charm & character that Jenkintown Boro has to offer!The treasure you seek is located right here at 316 Greenwood Ave.This stately, circa 1920~s home is perfectly nestled on a quiet street,in the heart of Jenkintown,within close proximity to highly respected Jenkintown schools K through 12.The location is second to none being only a short walking distance to Jenkintown Train Station for train lines traveling to Center City or the airport and north to communities like Glenside, North Wales, Lansdale and quaint Doylestown.Travel no further when you have the walkability to discover all that delightful & historic downtown Jenkintown Boro has to offer with its appealing shops,assorted bars & restaurants offering a quick bite or an elegant meal,a variety of entertainment at the Jenkintown theater or just up the road you~ll find Trader Joe~s & Whole Foods & shopping centers like Willow Grove.Step onto the columned,covered front porch and let your imagination take you away to a warm summer~s day or evening when you sit to enjoy the sights and sounds which surround you while sipping a cool drink to relax and unwind.Upon entering we discover a welcoming interior featuring sunlight filled rooms filtered through original blown glass windows landing on deep,rich dark colored & polished hardwood flooring as it ebbs and flows from room to room.To the right of the entry foyer is a warm and inviting living room with crown moldings,deep baseboards and the focal point being a brick wood burning fireplace flanked by 2 windows and compete with brass & glass doors, a brick hearth plus an impressive antique mantle setting the tone for a glowing fire to warm you when cold winds blow. There are 2 separate glass doors accessing the covered front porch adding to the entertainment flow of the home.A cased entry opens to the adjoining sizeable formal dining room presenting traditional chair rail and baseboard moldings. Dim the lights on the chandelier & set the table, the dining room awaits a large festive gathering or an intimate dinner for 2 ~ you decide.The kitchen presents an efficient workspace where everything is available for meal prep and for your fresh herb pots, clean-up right at the fingertips of the chef. The center island offers breakfast bar seating with pendant lighting overhead. Stainless steel appliances including a refrigerator and a gas range with down drat exhaust & convection s/c oven neatly tucked into the island.There is a dishwasher, stainless steel sink w/disposal and garden window built-in cabinetry to display your china & glassware,ample cabinets with a pantry closet too. Ascending the stairs the 2nd floor sleeping level we have 3 bright, airy, peaceful bedrooms each with ample closet storage and an updated ceramic tiled hall bath.The 3rd floor presents 2 sizeable quiet carpeted bedrooms w/good closets and bonus room offering a variety of uses as an office/playroom or whatever suits your needs.There is a hall bath at the end of the hall containing a ceramic tiled shower over tub and large sink vanity. An unfinished basement provides laundry area w/washer & dryer,lots of storage closets & shelving & all utilities servicing the home.Venturing out the back door to the patio snuggled up against the detached oversized garage,we encounter space for outdoor dining, firepit seating enriched by the babbling of your own pond.There are garden tie steps accessing the upper level back yard bordered by trees, bushes and gardens creating desirable natural seclusion. Glance around and notice you are in the middle of a gardener~s paradise-buds & plants emerging in hopes of encountering warm sunny days encouraging perennials & flowering trees & bushes to bloom ablaze with color.Finally a reminder of the charming attributes of this 100 year old home include:plaster walls,solid 5 panel wood doors with original glass door knobs & hardware,blown glass windows,stone construction & more!