Malvern Bank House of the Week: Charming Victorian in Haverford

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The Victorian Blakely cottage at 401 Blakely Road in Haverford.

A charming Victorian home with six bedrooms and six full and two half bathrooms is available for sale in Haverford.

Known as the Blakely Cottage, the home has conflicting records when it comes to its development. But whether it was built in the late 1800s or early 1920s, it is clear that the era’s premier craftsmen put their talents to excellent use in both the design and execution of this extraordinary residence.

The house impresses from the start with its entry foyer boasting a corner fireplace and the balconied staircase that goes to all three levels.

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Other highlights include the spacious dining room with fireplace, a white kitchen with center island, plus a screened three-season room.

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The large owners’ suite on the second floor has a spacious dressing room, two baths connected by a central shower, and a balcony overlook that is one of the third-floor highlights.

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The exterior equally as impressive with extensive side and rear gardens, a large flat lawn, several terraces, a pergola covered in wisteria, and an inviting pool.

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Read and see more of this house at 401 Blakeley Road in Haverford, listed for $1,725,000 on Realtor.com.

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