Stately French Manor home situated on 2.96 manicured acres in prestigious Penn Valley. Two story grand entry foyer with granite floor leads into the beautifully appointed first floor living space with its open and airy floor plan. Formal living room and dining room both have outstanding architectural details. The voluminous family room has a black slate fireplace and gorgeous views. Gourmet kitchen d~cor includes raised panel white lacquered overlay cabinets, granite counter tops, top of the line appliances, a center island and a breakfast area opening to a multi level deck. A private library features custom cherry woodwork, Verdi marble fireplace and marble wet bar. Five bedrooms including spacious master suite, each with their own full bathroom. The finished walk out lower level offers a stone raised hearth fireplace wall, wet bar and an additional bedroom and bath. Grand hardscape circular driveway leads to spacious 3 car garage. 8,000+ square feet, almost 3 acres and listed at an incredibly affordable price. Perfectly situated in close proximity to Philadelphia and all major transportation, in a nationally recognized school district. This home needs repairs and it is being sold ~AS IS~ only!! This is a short sale and is priced with consideration to repairs needed and expected ~AS IS~ terms. The home is occupied, please do not drive down the driveway. Don't miss out on this wonderful opportunity!!