First-Time Find: A Pin-Worthy Home in Ardmore

This thoroughly updated and well-maintained home ought to have a spread in a magazine. For new homeowners, you’ll get to keep everything on your wish list.
729 Hathaway Ln, Ardmore, Pa. 19003 | TREND images via Moore & Ryan Real Estate

729 Hathaway Ln, Ardmore, Pa. 19003 | TREND images via Moore & Ryan Real Estate

When you’re looking for a place to call home for the first time, you’ll probably hear lots of warnings to lower your expectations and keep your wish list short.

It’s safe to say that we’ve found a home that will require you to do no such thing. With clean interiors, spacious and airy rooms, freshly painted walls and exceptional updates, the house is not only move-in ready but also Pinterest-worthy. And with a price this low, you’re really getting that bang for your buck.

This spacious and light-filled twin home in Ardmore features original hardwood floors and beautiful details like clean crown molding and gorgeous light fixtures that make rooms homey. The curb appeal is strong, with a welcoming front porch and well-maintained shrubbery.

Inside, the living room is a sunny space that is illuminated by a large bay window and, at nights, by the cozy gas fireplace. The large dining room is complete with a chandelier, French doors, chair rail and a quarter bath off the basement. The French doors lead to the bright kitchen, where a breakfast area also serves as the perfect place to enjoy quick morning bites. The kitchen is a gorgeous space, showcasing stainless steel appliances, custom concrete countertops, a deep stainless steel sink and a skylight.

The second floor has been crafted for luxurious living. The spacious master bedroom features four large windows, a ceiling fan and two closets for ample storage. The updated full bath is clean, freshly painted and newly tiled. Two additional bedrooms are on this floor, including three closets and ceiling fans. As a plus, the large walk-up attic provides extra storage.

The basement has a laundry area, energy-efficient gas heater (converted in 2010) and new hot water heater (2015). A shared driveway leads to a separate garage.






PRICE: $279,000

OTHER STUFF: This home is owned by a licensed real estate agent and is in an area with award-winning schools, parks and tons of community events to enjoy in Ardmore.

729 Hathaway Ln, Ardmore, Pa. 19003 [Leigh Gantz | Moore & Ryan Real Estate via]