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1765 Springhouse Rd

Chester Springs PA, 19425

$2,290,000


$510.93 per sqft

Active

7 Beds

5 Baths

4,482 sqft

Residential

Built in 1818

Introducing this charming farmhouse, originally built in the late 1700s, nestled in the heart of a picturesque landscape. This idyllic property offers the perfect blend of rustic elegance and modern comfort.
Step onto the inviting covered porch, where you can relax and savor tranquil moments while taking in the scenic views. As you enter the main home, you'll be greeted by the warmth of random width hardwood floors that flow throughout the interior, creating a timeless ambiance. The cozy Great Room has a large wood burning fireplace with marble surrounds, flanked by built ins and large french doors that open to the patio offering views of the gardens and pastures. Through the pocket doors, the library/game room, equipped with built in bookcases, offers a quiet space to relax or play games with the family. The kitchen extends to the dining room which also offers pocket doors for added privacy while entertaining. The dining room is original to the home and has a built in corner cupboard, a fireplace along with recessed panels and a large window. A sunroom/ sitting room off the kitchen area is the perfect place to start your day with a cup of coffee with access to the stone patio overlooking the fields. A side mudroom/ butler's pantry area gives you plenty of space to store your extra supplies and has its own entrance making unloading your groceries a snap! On the second floor of the main house, the primary suite and completely renovated primary bathroom offer a serene place to unwind at the end of the day. A second bedroom and hall bath as well as laundry closet complete the second level. The third level offers a full bath and 3 additional bedrooms . A family room/ den area connects the main home to the renovated carriage house on the first level with the option of separation by closing the door. This room could be used by either the main home or the carriage house addition. This room has exposed beams and a large historic wood burning fireplace. The carriage house would make a great in law suite/ guest house or apartment with its own private entrance. The main floor has a large closet for storage and utilities, a half bath, and an open floor plan kitchen/ living / office space. Upstairs the primary suite is spacious and bright with sweeping views on multiple sides. A full bathroom and additional bedroom with laundry gives you everything you need and more!
On the property, the expansive pastures surrounding the property offer endless possibilities for those with an equestrian or farming passion, providing ample space for horses or agricultural endeavors.
A standout feature of this estate is the meticulously maintained Stone bank barn, a true testament to its historical significance. The barn provides abundant storage and potential for various uses, preserving its charm while accommodating modern needs. For those who appreciate the historical aspects of rural living, you'll find a spring house on the property, a rare and enchanting feature that adds character and historical significance. You will love the newly added screened porch area on the first level to enjoy the evenings after a long day. Inside the first level of the barn are 12 horse stalls, a tack room, a feed storage room, heated wash stall, powder room, gorgeous stone office, a craft or project room, a large storage room for equipment and the detached garage. The 2 story floored second level of the barn with access to the second level deck overlooking a sand riding arena offers so many possibilities! Separate room could be used as an office or design studio, storage area and more.
What sets this property apart even further is its Act 319 designation, which offers potential tax benefits, making it an appealing investment opportunity.
Experience the beauty and serenity of country living with this farmhouse that seamlessly marries tradition with contemporary comforts. Don't miss your chance to own a piece of rural paradise.

PACT2052132

MLS ID

February 15, 2024

Updated

Map

1765 Springhouse Rd
Chester Springs PA, 19425

Interior Features

Total Stories

3


Bedrooms

7 Beds


Bathrooms

5 Baths


Interior Features

Kitchen Island, In-Law Floorplan, Cathedral Ceiling(s), Pantry


Appliances

Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Oven, Electric Water Heater


Floor Description

Wood, Carpet, Marble


Fireplace

Yes


Fireplace Description

Wood Burning


Cooling

Yes


Cooling Description

Central Air


Heating

Yes


Heating Description

Forced Air, Electric, Natural Gas

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size

14.2 Acres


Architectual Style

Colonial, Farmhouse/National Folk


Roof

Metal, Shingle, Wood


Sewer

Septic Tank

School Information

School District

DOWNINGTOWN AREA


High School

DOWNINGTOWN HIGH SCHOOL EAST CAMPUS


Elementary School

PICKERING VALLEY

Other Property Details

Area Name

WEST PIKELAND TWP


Taxes

$4,871


Tax Frequency

Annually


Days on Market

114


Garage

Yes


Garage Spaces

1


Parking

Detached


Parking Total

10


View

Yes


View Description

Pasture


County

CHESTER


Water Source

Well


Pool

No


Zoning

Residential and Conservation District -- more info attached to documents


Buyer Agency Compensation

2.5%

Listing History

Date

Event

Price

11/27/2023

Price Change

$2,290,000

-5%

Listed by Ralph A Chiodo, Karen Chiodo with EXP Realty, LLC
Listing Contact: 6105174117 

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