Stunning gated, custom estate in prime Northside Villanova, set on lovely lush grounds, perfectly located near all conveniences! This top-quality Colonial, handcrafted by Sparango Blake Builders, was purchased as new construction by the current owners who have impeccably maintained & extensively updated the home. Over $225K of outdoor enhancements alone have created an incredible private oasis, including meticulous evergreen landscaping and fencing, exterior lighting, a 1,000+ square foot stone patio with sitting wall, plus updated main pergola & accent pergolas.Custom features, tasteful millwork & quality materials abound throughout the gracious interior that welcomes you with an elegant 2-story wainscoted reception hall. Entertain seamlessly with a well-laid-out floorplan featuring a spacious living room with fireplace, charming cherry paneled study through French doors, beautiful dining room for special occasions, and voluminous family room with a marble fireplace. The gourmet kitchen is finely appointed for the chef with Sub-Zero, Wolf & Bosch appliances as well as granite countertops. Friends & family can gather at the center island with seating or the adjacent breakfast room leading out to the expansive rear patio. Watch a movie or football game in the theater room, as the children play either in the downstairs game room or the upstairs 800+ square foot bonus room addition!Among the many other highlights is a Sonos indoor/outdoor speaker system, custom $25K double front door, Ring security cameras & motion lights installed 2019, upgraded Anderson door system to patio, main floor laundry, powder room, central air, basement theater system & seating upgraded 2018, unfinished basement area for a gym, game area or storage, and attached 2 car garage. The 2nd level offers peaceful sleeping quarters with 4 large bedrooms and 3 full baths. Retire to your luxurious master retreat, complete with a sitting room, his & her walk-in closets, and a fabulous en-suite spa bath. The location is superb, less than 3 miles from Routes 76 & 476, near lots of shops & restaurants, as well as desirable Lower Merion Twp. schools. Within a 10-20 minute drive, you can get practically anywhere, like Wynnewood, Ardmore, Devon, Conshohocken, Plymouth Meeting, King of Prussia, Newtown Square, even Center City & Exton during non-peak hours!