52 Stratford Ave, Aldan

$219,500

3 Beds
1½ Baths
2,026 Sqft
.23 Acres
2 Garages

Welcome to this beautifully improved 3-4 bedroom Colonial on a lovely tree lined street in the Boro of Aldan. This very well cared for house sits on a beautiful lot (50 x 205) with lovely perennial plantings, bushes and trees. The long, private driveway easily parks 4 cars. As you enter the home there is a nice sized entryway with a ceramic tiled floor which leads to a front room. The living room is very spacious and offers a ceiling fan, fireplace and built in shelving. The dining room has a chair rail, built in AC and excellent space which opens to the living room for great flow. There is a fabulous storage room off the dining room with a built-in closet and shelving for storage. The cheery kitchen features an abundance of oak cabinets, garbage disposal, dishwasher, fresh paint, refrigerator gas cooking and lots of great counter space. There is a pass through to the dining room. Off the kitchen is a mudroom with extra cabinets for storage and a ceramic tile floor. A beautiful powder room finishes the first floor. The back covered deck expands your living space ~ enjoy your coffee looking over the garden or hold fun barbeques! Stairs lead down to the driveway and fully fenced in yard. The second floor features a very spacious master bedroom with double closet, ceiling fan and window AC unit, the 2nd bedroom offers a ceiling fan and beautiful d~cor, the 3rd bedroom is currently used as an office and shows beautifully as well. The ceramic tile full hall bathroom features a tub/shower combo, newer toilet, lighting and vanity/sink; the tiles have been re-glazed with a perma ceramic sealer in a lovely neutral color and now are super easy to clean. The 3rd floor offers a great space waiting to be finished ~ great potential for a 4th bedroom. There is a built-in bureau, lighting, newly painted wood floor and windows. The space is unheated. The basement is a wonderful space complete with beautiful epoxy finished cement flooring, dashed concrete walls, lots of lighting, double laundry tub, washer and dryer, mechanicals. There is so much room for lots of storage and the basement is immaculate. The side door from the basement leads to the driveway. The 2-car garage has an electric garage door opener, lots of space for cars plus storage and a fabulous workbench along the rear of the garage with a side door for easy access. A cute covered patio is at the rear of the garage. The backyard is fully fenced with access from the deck and driveway. There are new pavers along the right side of the garage. Special features: Private Driveway, 70% of the windows have been replaced, steel front door with leaded glass, 2 storm doors, beautiful fresh paint in today~s colors throughout the house, newer carpeting throughout the house, gutter guards, roof replaced in 2000 with 3 dimensional architectural shingles, Gas cooking, Gas heater and Gas hot water heater, 100 AMP Circuit Breakers, ceiling fans, lots of windows to let the sun in for a bright inviting home. The outdoor space is so inviting with a rear covered deck, beautiful mulched garden and lots of grassy area to enjoy. The home has been lovingly updated and it shows! Aldan is conveniently located 6 miles west of Philadelphia and is a town of approximately 4300 people. The ~Community of Homes~ is 97% residential and 3% businesses. Aldan has the Trolley Stop Museum, Veterans Park and Memorial Park. There are various parks which offer fields for baseball, soccer and basketball. Commuting is easy in Aldan as it is served by a Septa trolley line running through Aldan to Philadelphia. At the northern border there is a Septa Commuter train line with service to Philly. There are many community groups including the Aldan Boosters Civic Association, Aldan Youth Club, Aldan Town Watch, Swim club and a 4th of July Committee. Aldan is close to Baltimore Pike and the ~Golden Mile~ of shopping. Don~t miss seeing this special home!

Essential Information
MLS® #PADE499834
Price$219,500
Bedrooms3
Bathrooms1.50
Full Baths1
Half Baths1
Square Footage2,026
Acres0.23
Year Built1910
TypeResidential
Sub-TypeDetached
StyleDutch Colonial
StatusActive
Community Information
Address52 Stratford Ave
AreaAldan Boro (10401)
SubdivisionAldan
CityAldan
CountyDELAWARE-PA
StatePA
Zip Code19018
Amenities
ParkingAsphalt Driveway, Private
# of Garages2
ViewGarden/Lawn, Street
Amenities

Built-Ins, Carpet, CeilngFan(s), Chair Railing, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Tub Shower, Walk-in Closet(s)

Utilities

Cable TV, Natural Gas Available, Sewer Available, Water Available

Garages

Garage - Front Entry, Garage Door Opener, Oversized

Interior
CoolingCeiling Fan(s), Window Unit(s)
Has BasementYes
FireplaceYes
# of Fireplaces1
FireplacesGas/Propane
# of Stories2
Stories2.5 Story
Appliances

Built-In Range, Dishwasher, Dryer, Exhaust Fan, Oven/Range-Gas, Refrigerator, Washer, Water Heater, Disposal

Heating

Baseboard - Hot Water, Hot Water

Basement

Full, Interior Access, Unfinished, Walkout Stairs, Windows

Exterior
RoofArchitectural Shingle, Pitched
FoundationStone
Exterior

Vinyl Siding, Alum/Steel Siding, Stone

Exterior Features

Exterior Lighting, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Deck(s), Patio, Fenced-Fully, Fence, Awning(s), Chain Link Fence, Roof Deck

Lot Description

Front Yard, Landscaping, Level, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)

Windows

Double Pane, Double Hung, Energy Efficient, Replacement, Screens, Vinyl Clad

School Information
DistrictWILLIAM PENN
ElementaryALDAN
MiddlePENN WOOD
HighPENN WOOD
Additional Information
Date ListedSeptember 5th, 2019
Days on Market17
ZoningRESIDENTIAL
Listing Details
OfficeBHHS Fox & Roach-Haverford

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Listing information last updated on September 21st, 2019 at 10:03pm EDT.

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