Fri. Jun 2nd, 2023


This handsome outdated household on Lansdowne’s west side received a makeover that stored its regular soul intact though giving it all types of contemporary capabilities.

Lansdowne is filled with domestic grandes dames — attractive Victorian, Tudor, Queen Anne, Dutch Colonial and Georgian Revival properties. This fully current, fully modern-nonetheless-conventional Tudor Revival foursquare at 63 W. Plumstead Rd., Lansdowne, Pa., 19050, is a single of them. | Brilliant MLS photos by way of Keller Williams Philly

Just about all people all-around agrees that Lansdowne Borough in Delaware County is entire of likely. It has an interesting downtown Main Road with a historic theater on it which is bit by bit getting restored as a carrying out arts middle. It has quite a few grand aged historic homes with great suppress appeal and solid bones, like this renovated Lansdowne Tudor foursquare dwelling for sale. And it is pretty hassle-free to Centre Town, thanks to both equally Regional Rail connections and many bus routes from 69th Street Terminal.

But it looks to be usually on the verge of fantastic factors. One particular feasible reason why has to do with the college district it shares with neighboring Yeadon and Darby, which commonly will get very low marks.

Having said that, if you do not have worries or fears about your kids’ training, there are couple of nicer spots to are living in in the Philadelphia suburbs. That is simply because it delivers classic grandeur at fair charges.

house for sale renovated Lansdowne foursquare front porch

Front porch

Consider this home, for instance, a cross between Tudor Revival in exterior look and American Foursquare in form. It presents a welcoming deal with to the road, with a Tudor-design 50 percent-timbered facade and a wraparound entrance porch that includes an strange constructed-in cupboard.

house for sale renovated Lansdowne foursquare sun porch

Sun porch

You enter the dwelling as a result of a calendar year-spherical, glass-enclosed solar porch on the entrance porch’s left side…

house for sale renovated Lansdowne foursquare main floor

Most important ground

…and right away enter a totally modern day yet common space.

house for sale renovated Lansdowne foursquare living room

Residing home

Regular since it retains its typical architectural facts and attributes like its hardwood floors, crafted-in china cabinets and the brick fireplace in the dwelling space.

Modern for the reason that it has a fully open system, the product or service of a the latest makeover.



That makeover also gave it an up-to-day kitchen area with lots of counter area, open screen cabinets, classic cabinetry, all-new stainless-steel appliances and a pantry closet that can be converted into a 50 percent bathtub if you want.

second-floor hallway

Next-floor hallway, hall bathtub and bedrooms

The 3 bathrooms upstairs also bought makeovers that up to date their standard overall look.

primary bathroom

Most important toilet

Each the most important lavatory and the 1 on the 3rd flooring have shower stalls lined with substantial subway tile, while the second-floor corridor bathtub has a subway-tile-lined tub/shower combo.

primary bedroom

Major bedroom

The key bed room on the next floor at this time capabilities as a sitting home.

As this house has 4 other bedrooms, you could obtain that this performs for you also. Or you could use it or any of the other bedrooms as a household office.



Last but not least, it has a roomy backyard with a incredibly hot tub, a hearth pit, a garage and a huge rear deck.

rear deck

Rear deck

Compact Lansdowne has just about anything you may want inside its borders: a Giant grocery store, a drugstore, and the whole array of community solutions, not to point out a smattering of superior locations to consume.

This property sits at the northern edge of the borough’s west side, just to the north of its two adjacent National Register historic districts. While it sits in neither a person of them, this renovated Lansdowne Tudor foursquare house for sale dates to the identical era as the homes that lie in them and fits in with their mix of historic types. Simply because of this, you will have plenty of lovers of grand outdated homes for neighbors, and like this one’s proprietor, all of them continue to keep their grand aged properties in good shape.

Not to point out that if you do acquire this grand outdated home, you will quite most likely be all over when, as just about all people agrees will come about, Lansdowne at last does understand its complete possible.




Square Ft: 3,007

SALE Price: $459,900

63 W. Plumstead Ave., Lansdowne, Pa. 19050 [David Snyder | Keller Williams Philly]