Light-filled open-concept masonry Chestnut Hill home. This beautiful home was carved out of the adjacent 19thCentury Keewaydin estate. Location is excellent and the setting with lush gardens is superb. The owner-architect has fully restored and updated this distinctive masonry home .Enter into a foyer surmounted by a chandelier imported from England which casts gentle light to the living spaces below. The two-story spacious living room with vaulted ceilings and sky lights has an attractive marble gas fireplace. Hardwood floors link the living and family room and blend into earth tone ceramic tile floors. Through the French doors, the kitchen and adjacent dining room overlook the exquisite Japanese garden. The kitchen is gorgeous with granite counter tops and opens to the dining and family room. It is equipped with Bosch gas cooktop, separate Bosch electric oven, deep double bowl stainless steel sink. Also, there is a large central butcher block island with seating . All three spacious bedrooms and halls have hardwood floors. Two bedrooms and a new ceramic tile bath complete the second level. Along the balcony is the master bedroom which overlooks the living room. The master bedroom has a bathroom with a shower where the original tile is preserved. Views from the master bedroom are toward the great lawn of Keewaydin estate and look down at the Koi pond in the Japanese garden. Walk to the Wissahickon trails, Trains, schools, restaurants shops of Chestnut Hill. Move-in condition. Easy to maintain.