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Lady in Waiting: Sylvan Edge Gets Sliver Off Its Price Tag

“It was a packed showing,” says Dennis Cook of the open house he had at his home two weeks ago. And how could it not […]

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Farmhouse Friday: Keep This Rustic “Village” in Bucks County For Yourself

One of the cool things about having to write about remarkable properties in the Greater Philadelphia region is that we’re always discovering neat places we might […]

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Jaw Dropper of the Week: Elkins Park Manse with Trompe L’Oeil, “Hand” Rail

It’s one thing for fancy estates in the Greater Philadelphia region to enamor us with their luxe features and history, but it’s quite another when one […]

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Farmhouse Friday: Patriot-Influenced Country Estate in Abington Township

Of course we’re dying to get to the adorable sheep, but Hidden Glen, an 11-acre country estate situated in Meadowbrook, Abington Township, warrants a whole lot […]

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Jaw Dropper of the Week: Eagles Watch Estate In Huntingdon Valley

Eagles Watch may sound like it was christened by your hardcore green-blooded uncle, but the truth behind the moniker of this Montgomery County estate isn’t actually […]

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Back On the Market: Sylvan Edge Listed for $1.225M

Let’s swing by a home we haven’t heard from in awhile, but know you’re dying to see once more: Sylvan Edge, that stately manse off Ashbourne Road and […]

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Homes with Names: Uniquities

Certain rooms feel more like a museum or something out of a distant time and place than anything else, don’t they? Then again, what more […]

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Main Line Monday: $3.99 Million Glenlaurel Estate Is Going to Auction

Mark your calendars, auctioneers, because the mouthwatering Glenlaurel estate in Gladwyne just got a lot more interesting: the Main Line beauty will go to auction and sell without reserve […]

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Jaw Dropper of the Week: “Tuppence” Wows All the Way From West Mt. Airy

Here’s the truth about so-called “jaw-dropper” homes (trust us, we would know): like people, they come in all shapes and styles. The more ostentatious tend […]

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Jaw Dropper of the Week: Bauhan-Redesigned Barn at Burnt House Hill

“His homes are like a well-tailored suit.” Those are the words of a homeowner living in a residence designed by Princeton architect Rolf W. Bauhan. […]

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Main Line Monday: Tanglewood, a Woodland Residence in Berwyn

Restorations, additions, and updates—like most other historic homes who’ve still got it, Tanglewood blends all of the above, molding its vintage charm and a hefty dose […]

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Jaw Dropper of the Week: The High Life at Dellhaven Manor

The stylings of nineteenth-century France seem to be the name of the game at this Bucks County estate in Riegelsville. Look no further than the […]

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Main Line Monday: Glenlaurel Gladwyne Estate Going for Over $3.9 Million

It’s got a pretty name, and, fortunately, it offers so much more than that too. Glenlaurel, a stone and slate home by Durham and Irvine, […]

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Homes with Names: Andorra Corner

Forbidden Corner sounds catchier, but it might not go over as well with first-time guests invited to dinner. Thus, we introduce you to Andorra Corner, a circa 1722 estate that […]

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Main Line Monday: “Mistwood”

Sound a bit like it’s the next tween obsession, doesn’t it? Fortunately in this case, Mistwood is more of an all-ages real estate infatuation than a 13-year-old’s fantasy fixation. Situated on eleven […]