There are many undeniable perks of living in the West Chester borough & a vibrant downtown, bucolic neighborhoods and historic homes. A prized example of historic charm, 508 Price Street is a handsome 3 bedroom (each with en suite bathrooms) classic cape situated on a 9900 sq ft lot, overlooking a beautiful tree lined street. A large private backyard features extensive hardscaping and a lush summer garden with gorgeous perennials (rose bushes, lavender, astilbe) and mature trees & shrubs including star magnolia, dogwood and majestic rhododendron. You will also find a delightful, renovated studio currently set up as a personal gym with heating, a new large shed and private parking for 3-4 cars. The inviting sidewalk entry in front is flanked by fuchsia crepe myrtle trees. The residence itself sits on a gentle hill offering picturesque views from the expansive front porch. Meticulously maintained outside, the interior follows suit as is clear the moment you walk through the front door with striking center knob and door knocker of English influence. Wide plank European white oak hardwoods with herringbone detail, high ceilings, and light filled, spacious rooms that flow gracefully from one to the other are the hallmark of the first floor. Greet guests in the welcoming formal Living Room featuring a handsome fireplace with custom mantle and surround, built-in bookcases and charming windows, a sophisticated Dining Room with custom mouldings and built-in corner cabinet, and an inviting Music Room/Study large enough to accommodate a baby grand piano. An updated, modern Kitchen features marble countertops and backsplash, stainless steel appliances and drawer microwave, and views of the backyard through a large window outfitted with a custom Roman shade. A new Kitchen door with a full glass pane opens to the backyard where you will enjoy beautiful sunrises, blooms in the spring and summer, and starry nights. There is also an updated Powder Room and first floor laundry. The first floor Master Bedroom has custom built-ins, a charming bay window, and updated en suite. The second floor has been reconfigured to accommodate another Master Bedroom, a third Bedroom and a large, bright Family Room. This upstairs Master Bedroom is spacious and awash with natural light. A custom designed walk-in closet is a sartorialist's delight. The adjoining spa-styled en suite is accented with a marble topped vanity, luxe walk-in shower, and high-end fixtures. The third Bedroom en suite features a custom vanity and tub, crisp subway tile and chic herringbone floor. There is also a daylight basement with ample storage. Over 2400 sq ft. of interior living space! And, you will benefit from additional amenities including a new roof and conversion to gas heat with a Weil McLain gas boiler in 2016; new baseboard heating with stylish, modern baseboard covers on 2nd floor for added comfort; 2 zone climate control; new gutters; exterior painted in 2018; chimney repointed in 2019. Convenient to public transportation and a quick stroll to Everhart Park. An exciting lifestyle awaits with dining, shopping and entertainment just steps away. Life at 508 Price Street will put you in the center of it all in one of Chester County's most iconic and charming neighborhoods. Don't miss this incomparable opportunity. Listing agent is related to seller.
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