216 Yale Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081
High ceilings and beautiful sunlit rooms are the hallmarks of this classic Swarthmore colonial. Your updates will unlock its potential.
Step into the gracious front-to-back living room for a taste of the oak floors with mahogany inlay found in the living space. Glass doors flanking the stone fireplace lead to the sunny family room with its own glass doors onto the rear deck. The dining room boasts a charming corner cupboard and two sets of bright windows. The eat-in kitchen is spacious enough to both cook and entertain, with ample storage and access to the side deck and a handy powder room. Upstairs, the master suite includes a large double room as well as a private entrance to the beautifully renovated hall bath featuring a glass door stall shower with tumbled limestone surround and hickory storage cabinets. Two additional bedrooms with pretty heart of pine floors and bright windows complete the second floor. The third floor includes two more large bedrooms, each with two skylights and heart of pine floors, as well as a full bath with a vaulted ceiling. The spacious level side yard is perfect for picnics and chasing fireflies. Swarthmore village is just three blocks away, with its train station, library and shops. This home is being offered in as-is condition – bring your creativity and passion to renovate it to taste.
Are you new to the Swarthmore area? My blog (accessed from my home page here) has an A Day In the Life in Swarthmore article here archived weekly Activities in Swarthmore, Wallingford & Media like the one here which may provide more specific details about things to do in our vibrant community! The Community Links page here will give you one-stop access to relevant links to our top-notch local schools, arts community, SEPTA (our regional rail system) and more
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Here some examples of lovely activities in the village – music in the amphitheater, outdoor dining at the Coop, and the annual Charity Fun Fair! (Bonus photos courtesy of Linda Heffernan)