24 Lakewood Drive, Media, PA 19063-1808 $4,975,000

Beds/Baths: 7/6.3
Interior Sq. Ft: 12,008
Acreage: 3.08
Age:55 years
Colonial, French
MLS#: PADE2044258
Subdivision: None Available


Welcome to 24 Lakewood Drive, a stunning 7 Bedroom, 6 Full Bath, 3 Half Bath, French Country residence, offering over 12,000 square feet of pristine living space. This private estate nestled on 3.4 acres with lush grounds and meticulous landscaping makes a grand first impression as you enter through the iron gate and up the circular drive with center fountain. Enter into the 2 story Foyer with marble floor, personal elevator, beautiful curved staircase w/ custom iron railings, and a powder room w/ custom landscape mural. The adjacent light-filled formal Living Room features a fireplace w/ intricate wood mantle, custom millwork shelving, hidden wet bar, and floor to ceiling windows that offer impeccable views of the Springton Reservoir. Hardwood floors continue in the formal Dining Room with Venetian plaster walls, crown molding, and crystal chandelier. The gourmet Kitchen with custom coffered ceilings & access to the flagstone patio, boasts granite countertops and top of the line appliances including a double oven, 6-burner Wolf range, two sub zero refrigerators, two Miele dishwashers, and a Sharp microwave drawer in the island. There’s also a butler’s pantry, mudroom w/ built-ins, and convenient Half Bath. The adjacent Family Room & Dining area with sliding doors to the patio create a perfect place to entertain family and friends. A handsome office/study with dark wood paneling, extensive built-ins, and gas fireplace offers a quiet space to work or read. Make your way to the incredible main floor Primary Suite, fully renovated in 2015, with a painted wood floor Foyer that sets the tone for the sophisticated touches found throughout. A fireplace in the Bedroom, “His and Her” bathrooms, each with marble floors, glass showers, & custom cabinetry, an expansive dressing room with “his and her” islands & custom closets, a Juliet balcony, and separate HVAC, make this space the perfect place to start and end your days. Head up the staircase to the oversized landing overlooking the living room, with skylights for an abundance of natural light. The second level offers 6 Bedrooms, 3 Full Baths, and a bonus storage room. Head down to the impressive lower level, designed with entertaining in mind, to find a bar area w/ wine cellar, den, full kitchen, game room w/ beamed ceiling & half bath, exercise room with sauna/steam room, full bath w/ shower, and outside access to the sprawling slate patio. The back yard with multiple outdoor spaces, in-ground pool, hot tub, and pool house w/ stone fireplace, kitchen, & half bath, is truly your own private oasis. No detail has been overlooked in this luxurious home once owned by Phillie’s legend, Mike Schmidt. Just 15 minutes to the airport & downtown, and close to all that Media has to offer, this home is an absolute treat for even the most discerning buyer.

Primary Bed: Main
Family Room: Lower 1
Taxes: $31,605
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: Yes - Personal
School Dist: Rose Tree Media
Elem. School: Rose TreeMid. School: Springton LakeHigh School: Penncrest


Water Oriented: Yes; Water Front: No; Water Access: No; Water Body Name: Springton Reservoir; Water Body Type: Lake; Navigable: No;

Forced Air Heating, Radiant Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Natural Gas, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, 200+ Amp Service, Lower Floor Laundry, Cable TV

Attached Garage, Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Garage - Side Entry, Inside Access, Attached Garage Spaces #: 4;

2nd Kitchen, Elevator, Exposed Beams, Sauna, Skylight(s), Wet/Dry Bar, WhirlPool/HotTub, Full Basement, Fully Finished Basement, Outside Entrance Basement, Carpet Flooring, Ceramic Tile Flooring, Hardwood Flooring, Marble Flooring, Gas/Propane Fireplace, Wood Fireplace, 9'+ Ceilings, Cathedral Ceilings, Accessibility - Elevator, French Doors, Six Panel Doors, Double Entry, Security System

Concrete Perimeter Foundation, Stucco Exterior, Patio(s), Exterior Lighting, Lawn Sprinkler, In Ground Pool

Irregular Lot, Sloping Lot, Trees/Wooded, Lake View, Wood Fence

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Public Elementary (13 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Rose Tree Elementary School Rose Tree Media School District K–5 Media 2.12 mi
Worrall Elementary School Marple Newtown School District K–5 Broomall 2.32 mi
Culbertson Elementary School Marple Newtown School District K–5 Newtown Square 2.9 mi
Media Elementary School Rose Tree Media School District K–5 Media 3.01 mi
Russell Elementary School Marple Newtown School District K–5 Broomall 3.14 mi
Indian Lane Elementary School Rose Tree Media School District K–5 Media 3.59 mi
Glenwood Elementary School Rose Tree Media School District K–5 Media 3.77 mi
Loomis Elementary School Marple Newtown School District K–5 Broomall 3.79 mi
Wallingford Elementary School Wallingford-Swarthmore School District K–5 Wallingford 4.33 mi
Springfield Literacy Center Springfield School District K–1 Springfield 4.38 mi
Ithan Elementary School Radnor Township School District K–5 Bryn Mawr 4.61 mi
Beaumont Elementary School Tredyffrin-Easttown School District K–4 Devon 4.74 mi
Sabold Elementary School Springfield School District 2–5 Springfield 4.87 mi

Public Middle (4 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Springton Lake Middle School Rose Tree Media School District 6–8 Media 1.38 mi
Paxon Hollow Middle School Marple Newtown School District 6–8 Broomall 2.75 mi
Richardson Middle School Springfield School District 6–8 Springfield 4.42 mi
Strath Haven Middle School Wallingford-Swarthmore School District 6–8 Wallingford 4.81 mi

Public High (5 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Marple Newtown Senior High School Marple Newtown School District 9–12 Newtown Square 2.32 mi
Penncrest High School Rose Tree Media School District 9–12 Media 2.37 mi
Delaware County Technical High School-Ma Delaware County Technical High School 9–12 Aston 3.43 mi
Springfield High School Springfield School District 9–12 Springfield 4.54 mi
Strath Haven High School Wallingford-Swarthmore School District 9–12 Wallingford 4.8 mi

Private (25 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
St Mary Magdalen School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Media 0.69 mi
Benchmark School Nonsectarian 1–8 Media 1.02 mi
Garretts Way Nonsectarian Preschool–K Newtown Square 1.28 mi
Talk Institute & School Nonsectarian Ungraded Newtown Square 1.29 mi
Chesterbrook Academy Nonsectarian Preschool–K Newtown Square 1.32 mi
Rose Tree Day School Nonsectarian Preschool–K Media 1.77 mi
Springton Lake Montessori School Nonsectarian Preschool–K Newtown Square 1.91 mi
Stratford Friends School Friends K–9 Newtown Square 2.22 mi
The Walden School Nonsectarian Preschool–8 Media 2.38 mi
St Anastasia School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Newtown Square 2.61 mi
Media-Providence Friends School Friends Preschool–8 Media 2.7 mi
Grayson School Nonsectarian K–8 Broomall 3.38 mi
The Grayson School Nonsectarian K–8 Broomall 3.38 mi
Melmark School Nonsectarian Ungraded Berwyn 3.44 mi
Delaware County Christian School Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–12 Newtown Square 3.52 mi
Cardinal O'Hara High School Roman Catholic 9–12 Springfield 3.53 mi
The Episcopal Academy Episcopal Preschool–12 Newtown Square 3.53 mi
The Episcopal Academy Episcopal Preschool–12 Newtown Square 3.53 mi
St Pius X Grade School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Broomall 3.94 mi
The School In Rose Valley Nonsectarian Preschool–6 Rose Valley 4.14 mi
Delaware County Christian School - Elementary Christian (no specific denomination) Preschool–12 Devon 4.45 mi
Child Guidance Elementary Educational Nonsectarian 1–8 Havertown 4.56 mi
Malvern School Nonsectarian Preschool–K Glen Mills 4.59 mi
St Francis Of Assisi School Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Springfield 4.7 mi
Ancona Montessori School-Drexel Hill Nonsectarian Preschool–K Drexel Hill 4.87 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Media (19063), Pennsylvania.

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 29
  • Average salary of people in this community: $80,371

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,518
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.34
  • Households w/ Children: 42%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 10,131 (64.5%)
  • Rented: 4,566 (29.1%)
  • Vacant: 1,011 (6.4%)
  • Total: 15,708

Population Demographics

The population of the community broken down by age group. The numbers at the top of each bar indicate the number of people in the age bracket below.

Total: 35,439
Households: 14,697
Median Age: 47.30

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.



Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 0.7%
  • Some High School: 1.9%
  • High School Graduate: 19.5%
  • Some College: 16.3%
  • Associate Degree: 6.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 28.3%
  • Graduate Degree: 27.1%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $102,401

Fair Market Rents

The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

  • Studio: $999
  • One Bedroom: $1,157
  • Two Bedroom: $1,410
  • Three Bedroom: $2,042
  • Four Bedroom: $2,792

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24 Lakewood Drive, Media, PA 19063-1808

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