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26 W Old Gulph Road, Gladwyne, PA
$ 13,900,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#PAMC2070280
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CityGladwyne
  • AreaLower Merion Twp
  • NeighborhoodGladwyne
  • Zip19035
  • StyleColonial,Tudor
  • Year Built1920
  • Taxes$ 160882
  • Price$ 13,900,000
  • Bedrooms7
  • Full Bathrooms10
  • Half Bathrooms3
  • Sqr Footage16410
  • Lot Size6.81 Acres
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

Welcome to "Wooded Hill"- A magnificent 16,410 sqft Estate in a Gladwyne location. This stunning compound creates a tranquil retreat with architectural grandeur and over the top first class amenities. This picture-perfect property is situated on approximately 7 acres and is hidden amongst lavish greenery, stone piers, an enclosed motor courtyard, and entrance gates. The main property has been carefully curated to mirror a modern layout and design, with eight bedrooms overall, plus a 2-bedroom apartment. Seven gas-converted fireplaces, French doors in nearly every first floor room, handsome millwork, intricate ceiling designs, iron staircases, and bespoke finishes are examples of the old-world grandeur. Natural light floods the rooms from the many windows throughout, showcasing the evident beauty in every room . The grandly sized living and dining rooms, the gourmet chef's kitchen with two islands, second prep Kitchen, multiple seating areas, top of the line appliances, an adjacent breakfast area, and additional den are just some of the first floor features. You'll also find a picture perfect Sunroom, Billiards room complete with full bar, two Living/Great rooms, and two offices which are just a few key features. The opulent primary bedroom suite is a haven with both Yours and Mine bathrooms with spa-like amenities, as well as multiple custom closets along with a comfortable sitting space. Five - Six additional sumptuous bedroom suites between the second and third levels are tastefully decorated and feature very large custom closets, luxurious baths and easy spaces. A bespoke bar, exercise area, theater with stadium seating, full bathroom, and easy access to the grounds and pool are all featured in the spacious, daylit, lower level. A two-bedroom Guest suite, living room, kitchen, dining area, and bathroom are also tastefully done. A dazzling pool, pavilion, multiple stone and brick patios with impressive vistas, multiple charming stone paths are around the property, as well as outdoor landscape lighting. The property's large, level terrain makes for ideal sports fields, including a golf green with three tee boxes. The house also features a Cummins 100kw whole-house generator and a Control 4 smart home system that allows quick control of the pool, lighting, music, and security systems. Available for an additional fee is the magnificent recently renovated two-bedroom guest house situated across the courtyard and has just undergone a full renovation with top of the line modern designer finishes. Gorgeous estate grounds offer countless opportunities for views in every direction.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Gladwyne Elementary School Black Rock Middle School Harriton High School
Price History
5/2/2023 Listed $13,900,000

General Features

Interior Features 2nd Kitchen,Additional Stairway,Bar,Breakfast Area,Built-Ins,Curved Staircase,Dining Area,Family Room Off Kitchen,Floor Plan - Open,Formal/Separate Dining Room,Kitchen - Gourmet,Kitchen - Island,Kitc
Sewer Public Sewer
Heating Zoned
Cooling Central A/C
Possession 31-60 Days CD
Roof Slate
Appliances Commercial Range,Built-In Microwave,Dishwasher,Extra Refrigerator/Freezer,Oven - Double,Oven/Range - Gas,Range Hood,Oven - Wall,Six Burner Stove,Stainless Steel Appliances
Exterior Features Extensive Hardscape,Outbuilding(s),Stone Retaining Walls
Zoning 1101
Garage Spaces 3.00
Pool Y/N Yes - Personal
Patio/Porch Features Balconies- Multiple,Patio(s),Terrace
Architectural Style Colonial,Tudor
Pool Features Heated,Gunite,In Ground,Pool/Spa Combo,Saltwater
Security Features Exterior Cameras,Security Gate,Security System,Surveillance Sys
Construction Materials Stone
School District LOWER MERION
Year Built 1920
Electric 200+ Amp Service
View Creek/Stream,Garden/Lawn,Scenic Vista,Trees/Woods
Levels 3
Tax Year 2023
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Cool Fuel Natural Gas
Accessibility 36 + wide Halls
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
HOA / Comm Assn No
Subdivision Name GLADWYNE
Garage Y/N Yes
Water Access Y/N No
Other Structures Above Grade,Below Grade
High School HARRITON
Senior Community Y/N No
MLS Area Lower Merion Twp (10640)
Lot Size Square Feet 296644.00
Waterfront Y/N No
Spa Features Heated
Elementary School GLADWYNE
Tax Annual Amount 160882.0
Middle/Junior High School BLACK ROCK
Property Condition Excellent
Structure Type Detached
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Bathrooms Count Main Level 2.00
Price Per Sq Ft 1034.38
Additional Parcels Y/N Yes
Historic Y/N No
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Days on Market 279
Location Type Suburban
Tax Lot 7
School District 300200396851
Association Recreation Fee No

Interior Features

Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Basement Daylight,Full,Full,Fully Finished,Heated,Outside Entrance,Windows
Flooring Hardwood
Total Fireplaces 7
Fireplace Features Gas/Propane,Mantel(s),Marble,Stone
Hot Water Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Above Grade Finished Area 13438
Full Baths 10
Half Baths 3
Central Air Y/N Yes
Total Bedrooms 7
Below Grade Finished Area 2972
Room Type Living Room,Dining Room,Kitchen,Game Room,Family Room,Breakfast Room,Exercise Room,Maid/Guest Quarters,Office,Recreation Room,Media Room,Conservatory Room
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Laundry Type Upper Floor
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin SQFT Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 7
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 5
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 2
Bathrooms Half Upper Level 1 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level 2
Bathrooms Half All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 2
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 6
Bathrooms Full Lower Level 1 2
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 8
Bathrooms Full All Lower Levels 2
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 2.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 7.00
Bathrooms Count Lower Level 1 2.00
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 9
Bathrooms Count All Lower Levels 2
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Total Baths 13

Exterior Features

Fencing Electric,Masonry/Stone
Parking Features Asphalt Driveway
Lot Features Trees/Wooded,Stream/Creek,Backs - Open Common Area,SideYard(s),Rear Yard,Private
Water Source Public
Total Parking Spaces 18
Garage Features Built In,Garage - Side Entry,Inside Access,Oversized
Type of Parking Attached Garage,Driveway
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Spa Yes
Water View Y/N Yes
Lot Dimensions 718.00 x 0.00
Lot Size Acres 6.81
Lot Size Source Assessor
Horse Y/N No
Navigable Water Y/N No
Water Oriented Y/N No
# of Attached Garage Spaces 3

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Breakfast Room Main Flooring - HardWood,Cathedral/Vaulted Ceiling
Conservatory Room Main Built-Ins,Cathedral/Vaulted Ceiling,Flooring - Terrazzo
Dining Room Main Fireplace - Gas
Exercise Room Lower 1 Basement - Finished,Flooring - Other
Family Room Main Fireplace - Gas,Flooring - HardWood,Cathedral/Vaulted Ceiling
Family Room Lower 1
Game Room Main Wet Bar,Fireplace - Gas
Kitchen Main Breakfast Bar,Countertop(s) - Solid Surface,Double Sink,Fireplace - Wood Burning,Flooring - HardWood,Island,Kitchen - Gas Cooking,Wet Bar
Living Room Main Built-Ins,Fireplace - Gas
Maid/Guest Quarters Lower 1 Breakfast Nook,Countertop(s) - Solid Surface,Flooring - HardWood,Living/Dining Room Combo
Media Room Lower 1 Basement - Finished
Office Main Built-Ins,Flooring - HardWood
Recreation Room Lower 1 Wet Bar,Basement - Finished,Double Sink


  • 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 Single Family Average in 19035

AVG $6.03M
AVG $76,656
AVG 1652
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1980

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