18 Bala Ave

Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004 View Map $618,000 Schedule a Tour
Alvin Belden

Alvin Belden

(610) 212-4882
Schedule a Tour Ask a Question
Status: Pending
Listing Office:Select Premium Properties, Inc
Property Type:Twin/Semi-Detached
MLS #:PAMC677536
Sq. Feet:3,050
On Site:56 Days
Lot Size:0.18 Acres
You won't believe all the unique details that span this completely renovated Main Line gem! Renovated in 2015, this 3,500 sq ft home features 7 bedrooms, 4.5 bath home includes a basement studio apartment with private entrance. This 110 year old classic attached asymmetrical stone home spans four floors. Enter 18 Bala Ave through the large front stone arched front porch into the living and dining rooms which are enlightened through wide triple arched windows. On the main level you'll find a well equipped kitchen including a stainless steel peninsula, granite counter tops, slate floor, two full size refrigerators, deep freezer, split top/bottom oven, electric range cook-top, stainless steel sink, dishwasher, a bar height corner office, pass through dining window and powder room. The dining room includes long granite counter tops, built in wall-to-wall cabinets, a small stainless steel sink and hidden second dishwasher. This spacious living room comes complete with a beautiful wood burning fireplace ready to use. The second floor opens up to the Master bedroom with an en-suite bath, two additional bedrooms, a hall bath, laundry room and a large storage space. In the master bedroom you'll find a walk-in closet and an additional two closets. The master bathroom boasts a shower, one tub, and heated floors throughout! The third floor includes three spacious bedrooms with ample closet space, a full bath as well as a hall closet and additional over-sized storage room. The basement is graced with a professionally renovated art studio; the perfect for your creativity to flourish. Additionally, you'll find a comfortable studio apartment complete with a full kitchen, full bath and laundry room. With its own private entry it makes this apartment space perfect for guests to come and go at their leisure. New heating and central air installed in 2015, plus the original hot water radiators throughout, with four individual thermostat controls and of course ceiling fans in every bedroom. Find yourself outside enjoying cocktails on your over-sized back deck complete with a custom pergola. The adjacent covered portico is great for bbqs (large double natural gas grill included) and outdoor dining. The backyard offers a detached double garage and garden shed for extra storage. Over-sized double driveway spans the length of the property. Gated and fully fenced in front and back yards. There is a community playground and tennis courts just across the street. Fun facts about this home- This home was originally built in 1910 for brother and sister families. 18 closets (including 5 walk-ins), 5 showers, 3 bath tubs, 5 toilets, 2 laundry rooms and 2 hot water heaters. This dynamic home is conveniently located only a minute walk to the train station and bus stop for a quick commute to center city Philly, or drive to City Hall in 10 minutes. 2 hour drive to NYC and Baltimore and an hour to Atlantic City, Lancaster, and Poconos and a mere 20 minute drive to the Philadelphia International Airport. Nearby to- City Ave District, St Joes, Fairmount Park, MLK and Kelly Drives, U Penn, Phila Zoo and Museum of Art (think Rocky steps) all within 10 minutes via Rt.76 Schuylkill River Expressway.

Mortgage Calculator

$000 Monthly Payment
Loan and interest only. Taxes and insurance not included.

Detailed Maps

Price Change History

Date Old Price New Price Percent Change

Community Information

Address:18 Bala Ave Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
Area:Lower Merion Twp (10640)
Zip Code:19004

School Information

School System:Lower Merion
High School:Lower Merion
Middle School:Bala
Elementary School:Cynwyd


Bedrooms: 7
Bathrooms: 4 Full / 1 Half
Year Built:1910
Exterior: Stone, Stucco
Year Renovated: 2015
Roof: Architectural Shingle, Pitched
Foundation: Concrete Perimeter, Stone
Basement: Connecting Stairway, Daylight, Partial, Fully Finished, Heated, Interior Access, Outside Entrance, Partial, Rear Entrance, Walkout Stairs, Windows, Workshop
Garage: Additional Storage Area, Covered Parking, Garage - Front Entry, Oversized
Garage Spaces: 1.00
Detached Garage Spaces: 1

Features / Amenities

Total Sq. Ft.:3050
Interior Features: 2nd Kitchen, Air Filter System, Attic, Attic/House Fan, Built-Ins, Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Double/Dual Staircase, Kitchen - Gourmet, Laundry Chute, Stain/Lead Glass, Stall Shower, Upgraded Countertops, Walk-in Closet(s), Water Treat System
Appliances: Built-In Microwave, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Dryer - Front Loading, Dryer - Gas, Exhaust Fan, Extra Refrigerator/Freezer, Freezer, Oven - Double, Oven - Self Cleaning, Oven/Range - Electric, Oven/Range - Gas, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer, Washer - Front Loading, Water Heater - High-Efficiency, Water Heater
Room List: Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Bedroom 5, Kitchen, Foyer, Sun/Florida Room, In-Law/auPair/Suite, Laundry, Mud Room, Storage Room, Utility Room, Bedroom 6, Bonus Room, Additional Bedroom
Fireplace Features: Brick, Mantel(s), Screen
Exterior Features: BBQ Grill, Boat Storage, Exterior Lighting, Flood Lights, Play Area, Play Equipment, Secure Storage, Sidewalks, Street Lights
Other Structures: Above Grade, Below Grade
Patio And Porch: Deck(s), Porch(es)
Cooling: Attic Fan, Ceiling Fan(s), Central A/C, Energy Star Cooling System, Programmable Thermostat, Whole House Exhaust Ventilation, Zoned
Heating: Baseboard - Hot Water, Central, Forced Air, Hot Water, Programmable Thermostat, Radiant, Radiator
Cooking Fuel: Electric
Fuel On Site: Natural Gas
Hot Water: Multi-tank, Natural Gas


Dining RoomMain Level
Living RoomMain Level
KitchenMain Level
Storage RoomMain Level
Primary BedroomUpper 1 Level
Bedroom 3Upper 1 Level
FoyerUpper 1 Level
Mud RoomMain Level
Sun/Florida RoomMain Level
LaundryUpper 1 Level
Storage RoomUpper 1 Level
Bedroom 4Upper 2 Level
Storage RoomUpper 2 Level
Bedroom 2Upper 1 Level
Bedroom 5Upper 2 Level
FoyerUpper 2 Level
Bonus RoomLower 1 Level
Bedroom 6Upper 2 Level
FoyerLower 1 Level
Additional BedroomLower 1 Level
In-Law/auPair/SuiteLower 1 Level
KitchenLower 1 Level
LaundryLower 1 Level
Utility RoomLower 1 Level

Property Features

Lot Size: 0.18 Acres / 7863 Sq. Ft.
Lot Description: Front Yard, Private, Rear Yard
View: Garden/Lawn
Lot Number: 177
Parking: Detached Garage, Driveway, Off Street, Off Site, On Street
Parking Features: Asphalt Driveway, Fenced, Lighted Parking, Paved Driveway, Paved Parking, Private, Secure Parking
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water Source: Community
Fencing: Picket, Privacy, Rear, Wood
Directions:10 minute drive from Philadelphia City Hall. 10 minutes from U Penn. 10 minutes from Phila Zoo. 10 minutes from King of Prussia. 1 hour from Atlantic City and Lancaster and Poconos. 2 hours from NYC and Baltimore.

Tax and Financial Info

Tax Year: 2020
Total Taxes: $5,885 (paid Annually)
School Tax: $4,707



Walk Score ®
Transit Score ®
Bike Score ®
Please wait while loading...

Schedule a Tour

18 Bala Ave Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
18 Bala Ave Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
Choose Your Date -- It's Free, Cancel Anytime
Printable Flyer Get Directions
Listing Information Last Updated 1/26/2021

Property Summary:

Home for sale at .

Description: The property at 18 Bala Ave Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004 in the subdivision with the MLS# PAMC677536 is currently listed for $618,000 and has been on the market for 55 days.



Listing Price: $618,000

You are viewing the Sandicor listing details of the home for sale at 18 Bala Ave Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004, which features 7 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms, and 3050 sq.ft. of living area.

The information being provided by Bright MLS is for the consumer's personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumer may be interested in purchasing. Any information relating to real estate for sale referenced on this web site comes from the Internet Data Exchange (IDX) program of the Bright MLS. Berkshire Hathaway Home Services, Fox & Roach Realtors is not a Multiple Listing Service (MLS), nor does it offer MLS access. This website is a service of Berkshire Hathaway Home Services, Fox & Roach Realtors, a broker participant of Bright MLS. This web site may reference real estate listing(s) held by a brokerage firm other than the broker and/or agent who owns this web site.

The accuracy of all information, regardless of source, including but not limited to open house information, square footages and lot sizes, is deemed reliable but not guaranteed and should be personally verified through personal inspection by and/or with the appropriate professionals. The data contained herein is copyrighted by Bright MLS and is protected by all applicable copyright laws. Any unauthorized dissemination of this information is in violation of copyright laws and is strictly prohibited.

Copyright 2021 Bright MLS. All rights reserved.