1308 MEETINGHOUSE RDLower Gwynedd, Pennsylvania, 19454United States
4 BD5 BASingle Family Home
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About 1308 MEETINGHOUSE RD
Welcome to Sonrisa (Smile), a one of a kind Gwynedd Valley gated estate situated on a private 4 acre lot. Designed by Kass and Associates, this 9 year old stunning 4 Br, 5 full and 3 half bath residence redefines elegant living. From the moment you drive thru the gate onto the circular drive with it's all season fountain, you find yourself in a place like no other in Gwynedd Valley. Built on a grand scale for entertaining w/6 unique fpl's, elevator, koi pond, outdoor terraces & fountains, dramatic barrel ceiling FR, inlaid black walnut, oak & limestone flrs, elaborate vaulted ceilings & built-in cabinetry & Ludowici tile roof. Walking through the enormous wrought iron front door hand forged in Austria into the grand foyer equipped with heated inlaid limestone floors and sprawling rounded stair case sets the tone as you enter Sonrisa. The living room with its own art deco fireplace and multitude of windows overlooks the beautiful landscaped grounds. The oversized kitchen allows for plenty of space for any party and the attached breakfast room with its intricate ceiling is a wonderful spot to enjoy intimate family time while enjoying the views of the terrace leading to the flat gated yard. An exceptional dining room, butlers pantry, family room, den and office, each with their own unique details complete the first floor of living in this exquisite home. Follow the sprawling rounded staircase up the stairs to find a master suite impeccably designed with a his and her large custom walk in closets plus an oversized master bath with a large tiled shower and heated floors. A short distance down the hall is a sophisticated library with a gas fireplace to warm on those cold winter nights. Three other large bedroom suites with individual specially designed bathrooms round out the second floor. A w-o fin lower level defies description w/a gym, den, full BA w/steam shower, 50's style diner, home theater reminiscent of 1920's grand elegance w/seating for 12. Other features included: a Crestron home automation System, unique ambient lighting thru-out, custom milled solid wood doors, incredible tile work & Charles Hess Jr landscape design. Meticulous attention to detail inside & out. One visit is not enough to capture all its features & attention to detail.