The feeling of home sweet home beckons in this beautiful Center Hall Colonial on 1.2 lush acres of manicured grounds with large trees, lush lawn and an in-ground swimming pool with spa! Set way back from the road down a private tree-lined drive, 223 Buck Lane is a vision of elegant living in a prime Haverford locale. A wide circular drive receives your guests~ and family~s cars, and is an inviting welcome to a wonderfully appointed, impeccably maintained home. An airy double-height reception hall awaits beyond the main front doors, showcasing classic elements like gleaming hardwood floors, tasteful moldings, wainscoting, and wide arched case openings to main rooms. A light-filled living room and formal tray ceilinged dining room enriched by custom millwork sit to the left and right. Connected to the dining room for easy serving is a butler~s pantry and gorgeous granite and stainless-steel kitchen, with every amenity for the chef and a breakfast area for casual dining. Glass doors open to the fabulous enclosed deck with a vaulted wood beamed ceiling, built-in grill, and huge sliding screened doors to the pool patio for seamless indoor-outdoor parties. Adjacent to the kitchen is a soaring open family room with a gas fireplace, wet bar, built-in entertainment center, and double-tier windows inviting in beaming sunshine. Also on this level is a powder room and mudroom/laundry room accessing the attached 3-car garage. Ascend the main or rear stairs to an open catwalk that leads to the 4 spacious bedrooms (2 on either side) and 3 full baths that occupy the second level. The elegant master suite is a relaxing retreat with coffered ceilings, a separate vaulted sitting room/office, and big his/her walk-in closets. Have a spa-like experience in the luxurious master bathroom featuring his & her vanities, a soaking tub, oversized glass-enclosed shower, and separate water closet. Other highlights are a beautiful wine cellar and a finished walk-out lower level with a game room, bedroom, full bath, French doors to the paver patio and fenced rear yard, storage shed, and a full house generator. Enjoy the ultimate privacy, and space for every occasion, at an idyllic address near it all: shopping, dining, Merion Golf Club, the Haverford School, King of Prussia, the R-5 train, major roadways, Center City and the airport.
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