Spacious modern 4+ bed/2 bath home on Philadelphia's Main Line, unparalleled in comfort and location


Last Updated: Jul. 29th, 2019
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You’ll love this 4+ bedroom house because your sabbatical should be relaxing, in a quiet neighborhood with all the modern amenities, premier public schools, and easy access to restaurants, shops, many universities, and Center City Philadelphia by foot, public transit, or car. Our faculty tenants during our previous leave loved their yearlong stay!

Walk in less than 10 minutes to:
- frequent SEPTA trains to Center City Philadelphia and direct Amtrak trains to New York
- Apple, GAP, Ann Taylor, Trader Joe's, and all the upscale shopping at Suburban Square
- local treasure Carlino’s Italian deli
- the convenient shops, restaurants, cafes, breweries, and music venues of downtown Ardmore
- three parks with public recreational facilities

Walk in less than 15 minutes to:
- Whole Foods
- High-Speed Line trains to Philly
- the nature trail at Haverford College
- Merion Golf Club of US Open fame

Within 5 train stops to:
- UPenn, Drexel, Villanova, St. Joseph’s University, Bryn Mawr College, Haverford College
- Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia Zoo, Please Touch Museum
- Fairmount, one of the largest urban parks in the US
- One more stop gives you access to all of Center City Philadelphia
- Two more stops to Temple University

Award-winning Lower Merion public schools on Philadelphia’s fabled Main Line. Perfect for visiting scholars with children!

All of the above nestled on a quiet, two-block, neighborhood street away from everything and with practically no traffic. Large modern three-story twin home with all of the following amenities:

- Hardwood floors throughout with inlays on the first floor
- Fully upholstered living room with a wood-burning fireplace and large Oriental rugs
- Formal dining room with Minka-Lavery chandelier, china hutch, and a Yamaha digital piano
- Fully equipped kitchen with stainless Kitchen Aid appliances and restored original wood cabinetry
- Two tastefully furnished guest bedrooms, easily convertible for children
- Home office with two large desks and two leather office chairs
- Third-floor master suite addition featuring:
:: solid cherry hardwood Tempur-Pedic king-sized bed
:: chic bathroom with skylight, Jack-and-Jill sinks, and large glass-door shower with waterfall spout
:: dressing room with floor-to-ceiling closets and skylights
:: separate upstairs family room with a 65-inch flat screen smart TV
- Quiet front porch with wood accents and Moravian star overhead light
- Wooden backyard deck with a Weber gas grill
- Backyard limestone-paved patio with Hanamint outdoor dining set and cheerful Sunbrella fabrics
- Dedicated 3-car driveway and a 2-car garage
- Two washer and dryer sets: one in basement and another in third floor master suite
- ProForm treadmill and a weight bench in basement
- Central air-conditioning and two-zone heating
- Monthly cleaning service included


 
 

Home Details:


For rent!   
Contact: Elizabeth M., Academic - Faculty/Instructor
 
Location: Ardmore, Pennsylvania, US
Neighborhood: Ardmore
Postal Code: 19003
 
Type: House (Single Family) (Suitable for up to 5 people)
Cost: (USD) $2,400.00 per month (Somewhat Negotiable)
Lease: Jan. 1st, 2020, until Dec. 31st, 2020
(Minimum lease length: 4 months)
(Lease dates/length somewhat flexible)
 
Utilities: No Utilities Included
 
Size: 1,970 square feet / 183 square meters
Rooms: 5 bedrooms
9 total rooms (excluding bathrooms)
 
Setting:
Golf Course Near Medical Facility
Near Park Near Public Transportation
Near Shopping Off Campus
Tennis Court Urban Environment
Walk to Campus Walk/jog Trails
Near Schools
 
Amenities:
Air Conditioning Cable Available
Deck or Patio Dishwasher
Dryer Family Friendly
Fireplace Furnished
Garage Garage Parking
Garden Hardwood Floors
Internet Access Landscaped
Laundry Microwave
Nonsmoking Parking
Range Refrigerator
Storage Storage Shed
Washer Washer/Dryer
Some Pets Allowed
 
Nearby Universities: College of New Jersey
Drexel University
Rowan University
Swarthmore College
Temple University
University of Delaware
University of Pennsylvania
Villanova University
Widener University
Rutgers University at Camden
Arcadia University
Bryn Mawr College
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania
Delaware Valley College
Eastern College
Goldey-Beacom College
Gwynedd-Mercy College
Haverford College
Holy Family College
Immaculata University
La Salle University
Medical College of Pennsylvania and Hahnemann University
Neumann College
Cairn University
Philadelphia University
Rosemont College
Saint Joseph's University
Thomas Edison State College
Thomas Jefferson University
University of the Arts
University of the Sciences in Philadelphia
Ursinus College
West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Westminster Theological Seminary
Wilmington College, New Castle Delaware
Curtis Institute of Music (PA)
Moore College of Art and Design (PA)
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Pennsylvania College of Optometry
Center for Advanced Judaic Studies
Drexel University College of Medicine
Fox Chase Cancer Center
American College
Bryn Athyn College of the New Church
Cabrini College
Calvary Baptist Theological Seminary
Chestnut Hill College
DeVry University-Pennsylvania
Eastern University
Gratz College
Gwynedd Mercy College
Holy Family University
Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia
Peirce College
Pennsylvania State University-Delaware County
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Abington
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Great Valley
Cairn University-Langhorne
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Reconstructionist Rabbinical College
Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary-Overbrook
Talmudical Yeshiva of Philadelphia
The Art Institute of Philadelphia
The Restaurant School at Walnut Hill College
University of Phoenix-Philadelphia Campus
Valley Forge Christian College
Widener University-Delaware Campus
Wilmington University
Won Institute of Graduate Studies
Community College of Philadelphia
Camden County College
Monell Chemical Senses Center
Collegium Augustinianum
Temple University School of Medicine
Delaware County Community College
Thomas Edison State University
Rowan College at Burlington County
Montgomery County Community College
Rowan College at Gloucester County
Harcum College
Salem Community College
 
 
 
 



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