770 GODFREY RD, Villanova, Pennsylvania, 19085 United States


Albermarle Compound

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Albermarle Compound

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This incredible property offers a once in a lifetime opportunity to the most discerning Corporate CEO, Venture Capitalist, Entrepreneur, or Family Steward. It is just 20 minutes from Philadelphia’s International Airport, 30 minutes from Center City Philadelphia, 90 minutes from New York City, and 5 minutes from trains, and renowned schools. This beautiful Main Line Historic Compound seamlessly blends a breathtaking private residence, with expansive high efficiency Clock Tower Offices, Guest Houses, Entertainment Facilities, spectacular pool and walking access to renowned Overbrook Golf Course and Country Club. As the verdant heart of Ardrossan, Col. Robert Montgomery's legendary 750-acre estate on Philadelphia's Main Line, Albermarle is a property like no other. Its fascinating history as the center for the Montgomery family's equestrian pursuits epitomizes the Main Line's Golden Age. It has been transformed into a magnificent turnkey compound with exquisite residence, high efficiency office spaces, guest houses and party barn. Surrounded by conservancy land with low taxes, the primary residence, each secondary building, as well as the grounds at Albermarle underwent a recent meticulous renovation supervised by top architects and artisans to become a very private, very sophisticated country estate designed for fine living, entertaining, efficient business headquarters and recreation. Its landscaping and hardscaping are breathtaking, shaping the vistas and gardens that enhance the property in every direction all year long. The main residence which was the original estate stable, has been perfectly restored with repointed stone, a cedar shake roof, copper gutters and hand-carved front entrance doors. Inside, a completely renovated, beautifully designed home awaits with a mix of elegant yet comfortable formal living and dining rooms, a true chef's kitchen, paneled library, wine cellars and a dramatic great room centered on a soaring fireplace. All rooms are designed for easy access to terraces overlooking superb gardens and green spaces, perfect for entertaining. Private quarters include a sumptuous main bedroom suite and 4 sterling guest bedrooms. The superior materials and incredible craftsmanship are timeless throughout. The restored, multi-functional clock tower building now houses a complete office complex with reception area, 2 executive offices, 3 additional offices Board Room with video/large screen equipment, Cat-5 wiring/kitchen, 2 bathrooms and more. This space beautifully blends original architectural features, including the clock's mechanicals room, with every modern amenity. Twin guest houses are immaculately renovated, providing a 1-bedroom accommodation on one side and a 3-bedroom accommodation on the other. Each includes charming living quarters, spacious, modern kitchens and outdoor spaces. The stone barn was completely rebuilt in the location of the original barn. Its design complements the estate's existing structures perfectly. Designed for year-round use, the barn is centered on a great room with dramatic ceiling height. A second-floor space presently is used as a fitness room. The spectacular pool features expansive terraces, stone fireplace and endless views. Turnkey Condition, Lutron lighting, interconnected phone systems and programmable systems throughout

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25 Morris Avenue
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, 19010 United States
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Property ID:ZZP527

MLS ID:1000377697


  • Barn
  • Deck
  • Guest House
  • Library
  • Security System
  • Tennis Court
  • Walk-in Closets
  • Billiards Room
  • Gardens
  • Hardwood Flooring
  • Media Room / Home Theater
  • Terrace / Outdoor Space
  • Underground Lawn Sprinkler
  • Wine Cellar / Grotto
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Marble Flooring
  • Courtyard
  • 4+ Fireplaces
  • Vaulted Ceilings
  • Wet Bar
  • Cathedral Ceilings
  • in-law suite
  • Golf View
  • Scenic View
  • Winery
  • Conservation Easements
  • 4 Car Garage

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