Located in one of Wayne’s most sought-after neighborhoods sits an expertly renovated Main Line mansion-- 236 Upland Way. With a highly coveted address, extraordinary craftsmanship, and grand architectural elements throughout, this residence is truly one-of-a-kind offering no detail left undone. Formerly built for Waldo Claflin, inventor of the baseball cleat, the home’s floor plan was designed to feature a balance of both formal and informal living spaces.
Upon approaching the property, you’ll instantly fall in love with its sprawling 1.5 acre lot featuring two sports courts, intricate white and grey stone facade, and wrap-around front terrace that is ideal for enjoying all that the surrounding neighborhood has to offer. Much of the home is visible from the welcoming foyer boasting gleaming wood floors, high ceilings, magnificent millwork, and a sitting area with a wood burning fireplace, and a balcony. Both the formal living and dining rooms enjoy their own fireplaces and views of the breathtaking staircase.
A sparkling bright white kitchen has been beautifully updated to feature an ultra-modern gas fireplace, a newly-built picturesque breakfast nook, and an oversized center island with east-facing views providing ample natural light. Entertain with ease in the recently reconfigured study with brick accent walls, a dry bar with additional seating, and an expansive wine closet. The light-filled family room opens to a covered terrace with access to the serene tired gardens. Concluding this floor, there is a mudroom and a powder room.
On the second level, the primary suite has a cozy fireplace, custom-fitted walk-in closet with laundry, adjoining home-office, and contemporary ensuite bath with a soaking tub, dual vanity, and seated shower. Two light-filled and spacious guest bedrooms have ensuite baths, while the fourth bedroom has been converted into a second office with access to a full hall bathroom. The third level boasts dormered ceilings, two additional guest bedrooms, an updated hall bathroom with white tilework, and bonus recreation space thanks to a tv lounge and fitness room.
An incredible residence for modern-day living, this property is complete with an unbeatable location. Situated in the prestigious Radnor Township, residents will enjoy living steps away from top-rated schools, including Radnor Middle School. You’ll be minutes from all of the amazing shops, restaurants, and conveniences that downtown Wayne has to offer. With lovely parks and trails surrounding the home-- this property has everything you could ever want plus more.