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Meghan Chorin


Welcome to 410 N Providence Road in Wallingford, a breathtaking stone colonial originally built in 1763. Also known as the Sheltered Oak Estate, the additions added to this home over the years flawlessly combine old and new. This 7 bedroom, 6 bathroom home offers modern day amenities for today's buyers while keeping the character and charm of an historic property. Upon arrival, you are greeted by the magnificent exterior with repointed stone walls and cedar shake shingle siding. For more formal affairs, enter the main door into the gracious foyer with timeless checkered marble flooring, flanked on each side by the formal dining and living rooms - both with custom delft tiled fireplaces, french doors to the patio, and extensive millwork and moldings. For everyday use, the porch door opens into the renovated gourmet kitchen with white shaker cabinetry, island and counter seating, granite countertops, stainless steel commercial grade appliances, butlers pantry, and caterers prep kitchen. The solarium is the perfect space for social gatherings, offering walls of windows and direct access to your very own outdoor oasis featuring a Pennsylvania bluestone patio that extends the entire length of the home; a peaceful fountain; a built-in kitchen area with bar seating, sink, pizza oven, and pergola overhang; and a covered patio that has been used for many weddings and dance parties - this home was meant for effortless entertaining! Step down to the beautiful grounds with plenty of room for anything you so desire. There is also a full first floor bathroom with stairs to a bedroom suite with outside access - creating an opportunity for for an apartment or in-law suite. The second level offers a luxurious master suite with fireplace and hardwood flooring; 2 spacious bedrooms - one with a sun porch - that share a tiled hall bath with radiant flooring; an additional ensuite bedroom with sitting area, fireplace, and private bathroom; and laundry room. The third level has 3 additional bedrooms, 2 bathrooms - one with a gorgeous clawfoot tub; office; and sitting room. If you're working from home, there is plenty of space for the entire family to have privacy and stay productive! All of this while being walkable to Media Borough and State Street with its array of magnificent dining and shopping options and yearly entertainment - Dining Under the Stars, Media 5 Miler, seasonal farmers markets, monthly festivals during the summer and so much more! Located within Top Rated Wallingford-Swarthmore Schools and close to all major roadways for an easy commute to Philadelphia or Wilmington. Make your appointment today to see this one-of-a-kind property! +++Please note that Delaware County is conducting a real estate tax reassessment, effective January 1, 2021. The tax information reported in the multiple listing service is provided from records which may not have updated and may be incorrect. If you have any questions or concerns about the real estate taxes for this property, you should contact the Delaware County Treasurer's Office or call the Tax Reassessment Hotline at 610-891-5695.
  • Sold
  • 7
  • 6
  • 1750
    Year Built
  • 6,423 Sq.Ft.
    Living Area

Features & Amenities

Area & Lot

  • Status: Sold
  • Living Space: 6,423 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Size: 0.89 Acres
  • MLS® ID: PADE541674
  • Type: Residential
  • Year Built: 1750
  • Architecture Styles: Colonial
  • View Description: Garden/Lawn
  • Elementary School:WALLINGFORD
  • Middle School: STRATH HAVEN
  • High School: STRATH HAVEN


  • Total Bedrooms: 7
  • Total Bathrooms: 6
  • Full Bathrooms: 6
  • Flooring: Tile/Brick, Hardwood
  • Fireplace: Gas/Propane, Wood
  • Appliances: Built-In Microwave, Dishwasher, Disposal, Energy Efficient Appliances, Cooktop, Commercial Range, Microwave, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Six Burner Stove, Range Hood, Oven/Range - Gas
  • Other Interior Features: Butlers Pantry, Ceiling Fan(s), Additional Stairway, Bar, Built-Ins, Cedar Closet(s), Crown Moldings, Double/Dual Staircase, Floor Plan - Traditional, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Gourmet, Kitchen - Island, Pantry, Primary Bath(s), Stall Shower, Tub Shower, Upgraded Countertops, Wainscotting, Water Treat System, Recessed Lighting, Store/Office

Exterior & Building

  • Water Source: Public
  • Utilities: Cable TV
  • Roof: Asphalt
  • Lot Features: Front Yard, Rear Yard, Side Yard(s)
  • Parking: Circular Driveway, Asphalt Driveway, Private
  • Heat Type: Forced Air, Radiator
  • Air Conditioning: Central A/C
  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Substructure: Stone, Shingle Siding
  • Other Exterior Features: Sidewalks, Street Lights, Exterior Lighting, Patio(s), Porch(es), Above Grade, Below Grade


  • Sales Price: $990,000
  • Real Estate Tax: $19,332/yr
  • Zoning: R-10


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