$16,900,000
Est. Mortgage $83,430/mo Get Pre-Qualified
770 Godfrey Rd
Villanova, PA 19085
For Sale
$16,900,000
Est. Mortgage $83,430/mo Get Pre-Qualified

770 Godfrey Rd Villanova, PA 19085

  • 8 beds
  • 11 baths
  • 16.93 acres lot size
  • Single-Family Home
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  • 46 Elementary Schools

    38 Middle Schools

    29 High Schools

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Home Details for 770 Godfrey Rd


This incredible property offers a once in a lifetime opportunity to the most discerning Corporate CEO, Venture Capitalist, Entrepreneur, or Family Steward. It is just 20 minutes from Philadelphias International Airport, 30 minutes from Center City Philadelphia, 90 minutes from New York City, and 5 minutes from trains, and renowned schools. This beautiful Main Line Historic Compound seamlessly blends a breathtaking private residence, with expansive high efficiency Clock Tower Offices, Guest Houses, Entertainment Facilities, spectacular pool and walking access to renowned Overbrook Golf C...ourse and Country Club. As the verdant heart of Ardrossan, Col. Robert Montgomery's legendary 750-acre estate on Philadelphia's Main Line, Albermarle is a property like no other. Its fascinating history as the center for the Montgomery family's equestrian pursuits epitomizes the Main Line's Golden Age. It has been transformed into a magnificent turnkey compound with exquisite residence, high efficiency office spaces, guest houses and party barn. Surrounded by conservancy land with low taxes, the primary residence, each secondary building, as well as the grounds at Albermarle underwent a recent meticulous renovation supervised by top architects and artisans to become a very private, very sophisticated country estate designed for fine living, entertaining, efficient business headquarters and recreation. Its landscaping and hardscaping are breathtaking, shaping the vistas and gardens that enhance the property in every direction all year long. The main residence which was the original estate stable, has been perfectly restored with repointed stone, a cedar shake roof, copper gutters and hand-carved front entrance doors. Inside, a completely renovated, beautifully designed home awaits with a mix of elegant yet comfortable formal living and dining rooms, a true chef's kitchen, paneled library, wine cellars and a dramatic great room centered on a soaring fireplace. All rooms are designed for easy access to terraces overlooking superb gardens and green spaces, perfect for entertaining. Private quarters include a sumptuous main bedroom suite and 4 sterling guest bedrooms. The superior materials and incredible craftsmanship are timeless throughout. The restored, multi-functional clock tower building now houses a complete office complex with reception area, 2 executive offices, 3 additional offices Board Room with video/large screen equipment, Cat-5 wiring/kitchen, 2 bathrooms and more. This space beautifully blends original architectural features, including the clock's mechanicals room, with every modern amenity. Twin guest houses are immaculately renovated, providing a 1-bedroom accommodation on one side and a 3-bedroom accommodation on the other. Each includes charming living quarters, spacious, modern kitchens and outdoor spaces. The stone barn was completely rebuilt in the location of the original barn. Its design complements the estate's existing structures perfectly. D
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Features of this property

Information last updated on 05/11/2017 12:00 AM:
    • Price: $16,900,000
    • 8 Bedrooms
    • 9 full, 4 partial Bathrooms
    • Single-Family Home
    • Refrigerator
    • Dishwasher
    • Garbage Disposal
    • Microwave
    • Washer
    • Dryer
    • Air Conditioning
    • Vaulted Ceiling
    • Ceiling Fan
    • Skylight
    • Fireplace
    • Porch
    • Deck
    • Status: For Sale
    • Parking: other
    • Floors: Hardwood, Tile
    • RanchRambler Architecture
    • Roof: ShakeShingle
    • Heating Fuel: gas
    • Pool
    • Security System
    • Lot Size: 16.93 acres
    • Built in 1932

770 Godfrey Rd Public Records


Official property, sales, and tax information from county (public) records as of 04/2017:
    • Single Family Residential
    • 1 Partial Bathroom
    • Built In 1920
    • Exterior Walls: Rock, Stone
    • 2 Buildings
    • County: Delaware
    • 2 Bedrooms
    • 2,771 sqft
    • Stories: 2 story
    • 5 Rooms
    • Basement: No Basement
    • 2 Bathrooms
    • Lot Size: 16.93 acres
    • Heating: Central
    • 4 Units
    • Style: Other
770 Godfrey Road, Villanova PA
770 Godfrey Rd
$16,900,000
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Price History for 770 Godfrey Rd


Date Event Price Source Agents
03/07/2001 Sold view detail $7,113,254 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    03/07/2001
  • Contract Date
    03/02/2001
  • Sale Price
    $7,113,254
  • Price Type
    Full amount stated on Document.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $0
  • County Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $71,133
  • Transaction Type
    Insured Non-Residential Grant Deed
  • Document Type
    Deed

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