This beautifully appointed and character filled stone home allows the new homeowners a wonderful opportunity to live in a gorgeous home in the sought after neighborhood of Ashwood Manor in Villanova. The quaint neighborhood has award winning schools, convenient walk to the train station and Villanova University. As a "Friends of Villanova" you can join and use the university gym facility. The home maintains the character of yesterday with the modern amenities of today, ensuring unsurpassed craftsmanship and creating a home that exudes warmth and informality suited for today's lifestyle. Rich in tradition with hardwood floors and exquisite millwork, each room is detailed with deep windowsills, built-in display cases, china cabinets and bookshelves. The wonderfully updated Kitchen has stainless steel, new Miele dishwasher, two ovens and granite with professional range and subzero. The Master suite includes a custom walk-in closet and dressing area, new marble bath with radiant heat, whirlpool tub, oversized shower with three heads, double vanity and built-in make-up vanity. The 2nd and 3rd bedrooms are also located on this level. On the 3rd level are 2 additional bedrooms, full bath and two large storage areas with new open foam insulation installed. The grounds are lush and beautifully professionally landscaped affording privacy from every window. Flagstone patio, screened porch, and flat grounds. Newer HVAC. Some of the most recent improvements include the newly built family room with hardwood flooring and built in bookcases(2016), new 2-car garage with organizing system (2017), new all-house sound system, security system (2016), newly painted exterior (2017), refinished hardwood (2016), new Miele dishwasher (2017), custom silk drapes in the living room, dining room and bedroom, open foam insulation in attic areas, Bosch washer/dryer on the second level and another set is in the basement. Do not miss the opportunity to make this incredible home your new sanctuary.