Concierge Auctions Sells Exquisite 10+/- Acre English Manor Just Outside Philadelphia, Pa Last Night at Live Auction

The auction of Abrahams Manor yields 18,200 website visits, 442 buyer prospects and 5 bidders in just four weeks in cooperation with Prudential Fox and Roach Realtors

Apr 23, 2013

VILLANOVA, Pa., April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NYC-based Concierge Auctions is pleased to announce the live auction sale of Abrahams Manor, a picturesque and secluded estate located in Radnor Township, home to an award-winning school system, world-class golfing and country clubs and robust equestrian activities. Situated just 20 miles northwest of Philadelphia, five bidders competed to own this expansive and luxurious property at 265 Abrahams Lane. The sale was conducted in cooperation with listing agent Eva McKendrick and buyer's agent Dana Hospodar, both of Prudential Fox and Roach, Realtors.

"I was referred to Concierge Auctions through another real estate associate, and even after a glowing recommendation, my expectations were greatly exceeded," stated McKendrick. "From day one I was impressed with the entire team's extensive knowledge of the industry, incredible professionalism, and their ability to get the word out to the right buyers. Their skills greatly contributed to making this sale a success for everyone involved."

Abrahams Manor is a six-bedroom, 10-bathroom estate. Nationally renowned interior design firm Marc-Michaels of Winter Park, Florida designed the lower level, replete with Italian marble flooring, magnificent millwork and handcrafted archways, and including a home entertainment theater with custom seating, a casual party and bar area with an equipped entertainment kitchen, a billiards area and exercise room, a craft room and a wine cellar of exceptional beauty and detail, plus a powder room and an ensuite guest bedroom. The first floor foyer has an impressive sweeping staircase and both the living room and den/library have fireplaces. The lavish master suite has a sitting area with a built-in credenza, a stone fireplace, his and hers bathrooms and walk-in closets. Four guest suites are located on the second floor as well as a laundry (there is an additional laundry on the first floor).

Outdoors, a cabana opens to an in-ground pool and Jacuzzi and has views to the tennis court. The property is in close proximity to Radnor Hunt, the oldest continuously active fox hunting organization in the United States, which also serves as a popular event facility and horseback riding area.

"The excitement of this auction was palpable right up until the final bid," stated Mike Russo, Chief Operating Officer of Concierge Auctions. "All five bidders were highly qualified and excited to own Abrahams Manor. This sale is another example of how the Concierge Auctions process can activate the marketplace, create competition and drive market value for any premier property. We are skilled at conveying the unique attributes of each asset we represent and ensuring all potential buyers understand the validity of the opportunity."

Concierge Auctions has several upcoming auctions throughout the country. If you or someone you know is interested in buying or selling a remarkable luxury property through Concierge Auctions, call 888.966.4759 or visit

About Concierge Auctions: Concierge Auctions is the preeminent luxury real estate auction firm serving high-end sellers nationwide through an accelerated marketing process that obtains fair market value for high-end properties in a 60-day timeframe. The company has executed auctions from New York to Hawaii and hosts a database that includes more than 100,000 luxury real estate buyers and agents from all 50 states and 38 countries and territories. The principals of Concierge Auctions have been involved in the transfer of more than $2 billion in luxury real estate sales over the past 10 years.  For more information, call 888-966-4759 or visit


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