With Fabulous Views, this wonderful property is the largest lot in the desirable, luxury home community of Crystal Forest at Crum Creek. Enjoy the beauty of nature at 1 Forrest Lane. Situated on 7.024 acres in Marple Township, this property is conveniently located to state and community parks, trains, airport and fine dining in Media, Philadelphia and Wilmington. An added plus - Marple Township permits horses on this property! The long driveway is bordered on one side by flowering trees. A walkway leads to the glass double door entry. An impressive 2+ story foyer provides a clear view from the entryway to the trees along the rear of the property. There are many large windows and doors on all back walls of the main level. Adding to this WOW factor is the open floor plan, high ceilings, curved oak stairway, an upper level bridge hallway overlooks 2 rooms, numerous square columns, detailed millwork including 4 -5 tiered crown moldings and the large chandelier with imported crystals which can be lowered when necessary. The room directly in front of the foyer is in-wall wired for the surround sound system. A 2-sided wood burning fireplace connects to the 2 1/2 story great room. A large group of windows takes up almost the entire rear wall with views of acres of cleared land and trees. There is also access to the deck. The formal dining room is directly to the left of the foyer with tall, arched front facing windows, square columns and more millwork. A library/office is to the right of the foyer. Highlighting this room is a large front facing 3 sided windows, a window seat, floor to ceiling custom built in shelving on two walls, more millwork and new carpeting. A half bath is located at the end of the hall. The kitchen and breakfast room are located off the great room and dining room. The kitchen is light filled with views of the property from 3 windows over the large sink. Featuring tall cabinets with over and under cabinet lighting,, a separate bar area with an additional sink, an island and a counter bar for stools. There is a wide, deep, step in pantry. Another room with a fabulous view is the breakfast room with its 2 walls of windows and doors. A glass door leads to the deck with view of the entire 7.024 acres. There is also another pantry plus the rear staircase to the upper level and access to the 3-car garage is here. The main floor laundry/mud room is located off the kitchen. It features new flooring, lighting, a laundry shoot and an exterior entrance. The upper level consists of 5 bedrooms and 3 full baths. At the top of the curved foyer stairway is the main bedroom. Features include a double door entry, tray ceiling, bump out and many windows. The main bath has marble floors, shower and tub surround. The separate tub is jetted and the shower is oversized. There is also a double sink vanity, a separate water closet, linen closet and doors to the walk-in main bedroom closet. Four additional bedrooms are on this level. Bedroom 2 has its own tiled bath, hardwood flooring and 2 closets. Bedroom 3 has a window seat, a wall of closets and 3 window that overlook the property. Bedroom 4 has hardwood flooring, corner windows and another fantastic view. Bedroom 5/Bonus Room is huge with a wall of floor to ceiling millwork shelving, new carpeting and a great closet. The tiled full Hall Bath has double sinks, vanity and a linen closet where the laundry shoot is located. The back stairway is located at the end of the upper hallway. The full unfinished lower level has 10 ft ceilings and is plumbed for a bath. The entire back wall has either tall doors or large windows! 3 zoned HVAC, 2 of which are NEW (5/2022) 90% freshly painted, new exterior lighting, new driveway, interior accent lighting in all rooms and much more!
Stucco was inspected, minor issues found and professionally remediated. Report available upon request.
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