Post-doctoral fellow selling in West Mount Airy

Medium bca5c81ef16a153463a36a6ce9eb8f9f Dr. Suzanne Bakewell and John Branin have listed for sale a five-bedroom, 3.5-bath at 519 Burnham Road in West Mount Airy for $369,900.

Colleen Kelley Sforza of Coldwell Banker is the agent for the listing. Bakewell and Branin paid $272,500 for the property in Dec 2004. The 2,000-square-foot home was built in 1925.

Bakewell is a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Pennsylvania, where her research is primarily focused on breast cancer.

She previously worked for the U.S. government in Germany and was a research assistant for the Center for Terrorism and Irregular Warfare. She also has been a professional tennis player.

She received her B.A. in English from the University of Maryland, her M.S. in physiology and biophysics from the University of Arkansas and her Ph.D. at Washington University in St Louis.

According to, there were 219 sales in West Mount Airy in 2008, with a median sales price of $265,000.

Address: 519 Burnham Road
Buyer(s): John Branin and Suzanne Bakewell
Seller(s): Seth A Kraines-Hoffman and Joanna L Katz
Sale date: Dec. 30, 2004