Welcome to 308 Monastery Avenue. This stunning renovation will establish a new level of design combining modern finishes with timeless character. Locally known as the Church, this 4 bedroom 2.5 bath WITH 2 CAR GARAGE PARKING home will impress from the moment you walk thru the arched entryway. The foyer is a welcoming space and calls to either ascend to the upper personal quarters or stroll into the open floor plan for the living, dining and kitchen areas. If the kitchen is the heart of the home, you are going to fall in love with this no expense spared design. This first floor features hardwood floors, coffered ceilings, incredible architectural archways, 2 custom designed Warren Muller chandeliers, leaded and stained glass windows, 2 Wolf commercial 5 burner stoves, Subzero refrigerator and wine chiller, built in drawer mircowave and wall oven. The expansive marble counters tops and an abundance of cabinet storage enhances the fulfilment of the entertainers dream space. With a chef's ideal entertaining space, the oversized island calls you to join the party. The Moroccan tile from New York City's famous Mosaic House can be found on the floor and backsplash of the kitchen and on the surround of the fireplace. The hidden coffee station permits greater serving opportunities for the host who welcomes at home entertaining. Carry the party out to the Italian inspired courtyard that incorporates architectural design with a sense of integrated privacy. With the brick pavers and curved surround, you will enjoy the open yet intimate space for you and your guests. The beautiful walnut floors carry throughout the home for continuity of elegance. The second level of the home is your owners oasis. The comfortable den allows for a multitude of uses and even has a walk out balcony for the early morning coffee and newspaper. The owners suite is over sized sleeping area with a full walk in closet, a sumptuous marbled spa bath complete with double vanity, soaking tub, standing tiled glass enclosed shower and water closet. 2 additional wardrobe walk in closets finish the space. You will even have your own balcony overlooking your romantic courtyard. The 3rd level features 3 generous guest rooms, each with their own ample closets, a full hall bath featuring double vessel sinks and marble tile throughout. The laundry closet completes this level. The roof skylight baths the stairwell with light throughout the day where form can follow function. The lower level access from the kitchen makes it a quick and easy trip to the secure garage area where you will find your dedicated 2 car parking spots and 2 additional storage spaces that are provided for convenience. The house and renovation have been featured in Philly Magazine, Elle Decor, HouseBeautiful.com, Ask This Old House, and Hidden City Philadelphia. Quick and easy access to Main Street Manayunk, the river drives, major highways and 15 minutes to Center City. Only an 8 minute ride on the regional rail which can lead directly into 20th Street and Comcast SEPTA Stations. World class restaurants plus arts and entertain venues all within 20 minutes. Make your appointment today.
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