217 Poplar Avenue Wayne, PA
$ 1,100,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#PADE544492
  • TypePending
  • CountyDELAWARE
  • CityWayne
  • AreaRadnor Twp
  • NeighborhoodNORTH WAYNE
  • Zip19087
  • StyleVictorian
  • Year Built1905
  • Taxes$ 10714
  • Price$ 1,100,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage3052
  • Lot Size0.31 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
BHHS Fox & Roach Wayne-Devon
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

Welcome to 217 Poplar Avenue in Wayne, Radnor Township. This stunning 5 bedroom 2 ½ bath Victorian is located in a wonderful, tree-lined walk-to-Wayne location. A paved drive delivers you to the welcoming columned covered front porch with stunning circular seating area. The front door & windows feature original Muntons & sidelites. The first level features airy 9’ ceilings, and refinished original pine hardwood floors. The Living Room includes an inviting wood burning fireplace with brick surround & wood mantle. The wood mantle, original to the home, has been hand-stripped to highlight it’s natural beauty. French doors provide convenient access to the front porch seating area for seamless entertaining. Built-in cabinetry & a charming under-stair closet provide loads of storage and display space as you enter the Dining Room through double pocket doors. Custom chair rail encircles the dining space, which is highlighted by a non-functional fireplace with eye-catching original cast iron insert, tile base & brick surround. A stunning built-in corner cabinet & triple window seat complete the space. French doors lead you to the deck. The Eat-In Kitchen was completely renovated in 2002 to include ultra-tall underlight cabinetry with glass doors, a ceiling fan, recessed lighting, solid-surface man-made countertops, & tumbled marble tile backsplash, oversized double sink, a GE 4-burner gas range, microwave oven, French Door refrigerator, & Whirlpool dishwasher. Cabinetry includes lazy-susan organizers, & pull out drawers.The Kitchen opens to the spacious Family Room addition with a Powder Room, & Laundry area, which were added in 2002. The Mudroom area & Powder Room feature gorgeous natural flagstone floors. The Powder Room has charming wainscoting, crown molding & a beautiful pedestal sink. French doors open from the Family Room onto the raised deck which overlooks mature landscaping & a charming stacked stone wall that lines the driveway. A graceful turned staircase leads past a stunning original over-sized window, to the second level. The Master Bedroom features a wood burning fireplace with brick tile base, brick surround & oak mantle, dual ceiling fans, & a lovely sitting area. Dual closets provide loads of storage space. The 2nd Bedroom is bathed in light from two large windows, & includes a ceiling fan, a traditional closet with an additional linen closet for optimal storage. The 3rd Bedroom includes a gorgeous triple bay window, ceiling fan, & closet with built-in shelving. The Bedrooms share a Hall Bath with wainscoting, a tile floor, tub & shower with tile surround. A bright, carpeted stairwell leads to the carpeted 3rd level & features a stunning, original window & a storage closet. A 4th Bedroom (currently used as a home office), with ceiling fan, features triple windows overlooking the mature landscaping in the front yard. The 5th Bedroom includes a lighted ceiling fan, oversized walk-in closet for storage with a unique circular window, & an additional closet.  The 4th & 5th Bedrooms share a full hall bath with shower. A charming ironing room with loads of natural light completes the third level. The unfinished Basement is accessible from the Kitchen. A hardwired generator services the majority of the major facilities in the event of a power outage. The Family Room, Kitchen, Mudroom & Powder Room are all serviced by Runtal radiant heating. The private L-shaped backyard is beautifully landscaped & fully fenced to provide security for children or pets, & provides access to the oversized two car garage with walk-up loft storage, built-in shelving & electricity. Loft space has conversion potential for home office, gym, etc. This is truly a special home & property. Located within walking distance to the town of Wayne with its restaurants, shopping, library, train station, parks & schools. Pride of ownership is evident in this truly special home & property!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Wayne Elementary School Radnor M Middle School Radnor H High School
Price History
5/5/2021 Listed $1,100,000

General Features

Accessibility None
Appliances Built-In Microwave, Built-In Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Oven - Self Cleaning, Oven - Single, Oven/Range - Gas, Water Heater
Architectural Style Victorian
Association Y/N No
Basement Full, Unfinished
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Frame
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Wall Unit, Window Unit(s)
Days on Market 3
Elementary School WAYNE
Exterior Features Exterior Lighting, Flood Lights, Sidewalks
Flooring Hardwood, Carpet, Slate, Tile/Brick
Garage Spaces 2.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Forced Air
High School RADNOR H
High School District RADNOR TOWNSHIP
Interior Features Additional Stairway, Attic, Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Butlers Pantry, Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Double/Dual Staircase, Family Room Off Kitchen, Floor Plan - Traditional
Levels 3
MLS Area Radnor Twp (10436)
Middle/Junior High School RADNOR M
Municipality RADNOR TWP
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Features Paved Driveway
Patio/Porch Features Deck(s), Porch(es)
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 360.42
Property Type Residential
Roof Shingle
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name NORTH WAYNE
Tax Annual Amount 10714.0
Tax Lot 010-000
Tax Year 2020
Total Rooms 9
Utilities Cable TV Available
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning RESID

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 3052
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Count Lower Level 1 0.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 1.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 1.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 5
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 2
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N No
Fireplace Features Brick, Wood
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Laundry Type Main Floor
Living Area 3052
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 3

Exterior Features

# Of Detached Garage Spaces 2
Door Features French
Garage Features Additional Storage Area, Garage - Front Entry, Garage Door Opener, Oversized
Horse Y/N No
Inclusions Washer, Dryer, Kitchen Refrigerator
Lot Dimensions 59.00 x 225.00
Lot Features Front Yard, Level, Rear Yard
Lot Size Acres 0.31
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 13416.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Spa No
Total Parking Spaces 8
Type of Parking Detached Garage, Driveway
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Pending Average in 19087

AVG $760K
AVG $9,598
AVG 123
Year Built
AVG 1980

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