975 Lafayette Road Bryn Mawr, PA
$ 1,850,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#PAMC690600
  • TypePending
  • CityBryn Mawr
  • AreaLower Merion Twp
  • NeighborhoodBRYN MAWR
  • Zip19010
  • StyleFrench
  • Year Built1981
  • Taxes$ 24601
  • Price$ 1,850,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage8139
  • Lot Size1.06 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Compass RE
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

Welcome to 975 Lafayette Road Bryn Mawr Pa Please see VIDEO which is now LIVE Photo album is still being completed and will be uploaded shortly. An architecturally distinctive home situated on a professionally landscaped 1+ acre lot. This exquisite home is a Fred Bissinger & Anne Capron collaboration designed to make it stand out above the rest! An inviting circular driveway leads you to the front of this five-bedroom, four-and-a-half bathroom beautifully curated home. The residence is adorned with a wrought iron fenced grounds and stunning swimming pool with grotto, a waterfall, and a hot tub. Enter into the grand two-story foyer and be wowed by the contemporary open floor plan with beautiful hardwood floors flowing from room to room. To your left you will find the formal dining room complete with detailed crown moldings. The eloquently designed kitchen features beautiful off-white cabinetry, granite countertops, and an abundance of natural light. The professional Wolf gas range oven, Viking Refrigerator, a second under-mount oven, two dishwashers, and farm sink are some of the many appointments that make this kitchen a chef’s delight. The breakfast area features a conservatory-style cupola skylight and a large bay window, as well as additional storage and wine refrigerator. This kitchen also features a butler’s area with a second sink leading to the side entrance and garage. Enjoy alfresco dining and entertaining on the large back stone patio complete with a built-in cooking center and direct access to the heated in-ground swimming pool offering an attached jacuzzi, waterfall, and grotto. Adjoining the kitchen is a cozy family room adorned with wood beams and a wood-burning fireplace. French doors flow into the solarium complete with travertine flooring, large skylight, and a wet bar equipped with a sink and ice maker. A detailed domed archway leads to the third main-floor living space with a stone wall and wood-burning fireplace flanked by custom built-in shelving. The main-level primary suite is highlighted by detailed moldings, coved ceilings, and glass french doors leading to a Euro balcony. It enjoys recessed lighting, dual walk-in closets, and a luxurious spa-inspired ensuite complete with an oversized stall shower, double sinks, and a spacious dressing room with additional wall-to-wall closets. The second floor overlooks the foyer and living room and includes three additional bedrooms with generous walk-in closet space, plush carpeting, and inset windows. The first two bedrooms share the full hall bathroom, while the third enjoys a private adjoining bathroom. The walkout lower level of this home is encased in large daylight windows and features plenty of additional storage space. The fifth and final bedroom can be found on this level with access to the full bathroom. Off of the main living space, double doors lead to additional space with potential to function as an additional bedroom or home office. A laundry room, as well as a billiards room / office / media room with built-ins complete the lower level of this magnificent property. Situated in Bryn Mawr, this meticulously designed home is a quiet retreat close to major highways and center city Philadelphia. This home sits less than three miles from downtown Bryn Mawr with streets lined with shops and restaurants. 975 Lafayette Road is just a six-minute drive from the Rosemont or Bryn Mawr train stations.

Price History
4/24/2021 Listed $1,850,000

General Features

Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional
Accessibility None
Additional Parcels Y/N No
Appliances Built-In Microwave, Built-In Range, Dishwasher, Icemaker, Oven/Range - Gas, Refrigerator, Six Burner Stove, Washer, Dryer
Architectural Style French
Association Y/N No
Basement Daylight, Full, Outside Entrance, Interior Access, Walkout Level
Bathrooms Count Main Level 2.00
Bathrooms Full Main Level 1
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Stucco
Cool Fuel Natural Gas
Cooling Central A/C, Zoned
Days on Market 5
Electric Circuit Breakers
Exclusions Wall sconces, Dining room light fixtures, Center Hall fixtures.
Exterior Features BBQ Grill, Exterior Lighting, Hot Tub, Water Falls
Flooring Hardwood, Carpet, Tile/Brick
Garage Spaces 2.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Forced Air
High School District LOWER MERION
Historic Y/N No
Interior Features Bar, Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Butlers Pantry, Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Exposed Beams, Family Room Off Kitchen, Floor Plan - Open, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Gourmet
Levels 2
MLS Area Lower Merion Twp (10640)
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Patio/Porch Features Patio(s), Terrace
Possession 90-120 Days CD
Price Per Sq Ft 344.51
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Excellent
Roof Shingle
Security Features Security System, Carbon Monoxide Detector(s), Smoke Detector
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name BRYN MAWR
Tax Annual Amount 24601.0
Tax Lot 084
Tax Year 2020
Utilities Cable TV, Natural Gas Available, Phone Available
Vacation Rental Y/N No
View Panoramic
Water Access Y/N No

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 5370
Above Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Lower Levels 1
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Count Lower Level 1 1.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 2.00
Bathrooms Full All Lower Levels 1
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Full Lower Level 1 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 2
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Lower Levels 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 3
Bedrooms Count Lower Level 1 1
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
Below Grade Finished Area 2769
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Fireplace Features Wood
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Laundry Type Has Laundry
Living Area 8139
Main Level Bedrooms 1
Total Baths 5
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 2
Window Features Double Pane, Skylights

Exterior Features

# Of Attached Garage Spaces 2
Door Features French, Double Entry
Fencing Fully
Garage Features Additional Storage Area, Built In, Garage - Side Entry, Inside Access
Horse Y/N No
Inclusions All appliances in as-in condition
Lot Dimensions 250.00 x 0.00
Lot Size Acres 1.06
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 46067.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N Yes - Personal
Spa No
Total Parking Spaces 12
Type of Parking Attached Garage, Driveway
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Pending Average in 19010

AVG $950K
AVG $14,477
AVG 66
Year Built
AVG 1966

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