Welcome to a rare find! This custom Victorian replica home is based on the original architectural drawings of George F. Barber circa 1890. This absolute gem built in 1987 sits on 2.6 pristine acres in Solebury Township. When walking up to the home from the driveway the pride of ownership is unmistakably evident. The skillfully manicured landscaping provides all the desired curb appeal. The cobblestone walkway leads up to a wonderful mahogany porch. The cedar siding with custom solid redwood millwork cannot be ignored.The CertainTeed roof with copper valleys and flashings accent the home perfectly. As you step into the foyer, this home immediately highlights the custom gilded millwork, venetian plaster veneer and beautiful hardwood floors. The formal living room is accented with a custom fireplace mantle and built-in bookcase. The conveniently located powder room is adorned with a custom oak pedestal vanity and Strom plumbing fixtures. A Vermont Castings wood and coal burning stove is the focal point of the spacious family room. Complementing the stove is the custom solid walnut cabinetry and dry bar with leaded glass doors and accent lighting. Just across the hall is the formal dining room accented with wainscoting and an antique chandelier that makes this the perfect room for entertaining. The kitchen includes a custom mosaic floor, commercial grade Wolf stove, Sub-Zero refrigerator and St. Charles cabinets. The double bullnose granite countertops provide ample space for food preparation. The greenhouse window overlooks the vast backyard. A spacious laundry room completes this level of the home. Ascending the stairs to the 2nd floor two spacious bedrooms boast cedar Cedar lined California Closets. The front bedroom features new oak hardwood floors and the middle bedroom features a large bay window allowing for lots of natural light. A clawfoot tub and the Kohler Revival Vitreous China pedestal sink are the stars of the hall bath. The oversized primary bedroom suite has an ensuite that features Italian marble walls and flooring and an inviting mosaic shower. The walk-in California Closet provides a generous amount of space. The 1200 sq. ft. basement (which was built with an extra row of block) features a wine cellar and large walk-in cedar closets for extra storage. Spanish tile accompanies the Venetian plaster on the exterior walls, and the interior walls are stained and finished knotty pine. Travertine tile flooring over Nuheat radiant heated panels make this a warm and inviting space. A walk-out door at grade provides easy access and egress to this level of the home. The 5-7 car detached garage sits below a loft guest house that provides a complete independent living space. This property is located minutes to shopping, dining and entertainment in Doylestown and New Hope, and just over a 90-minute drive to NYC and under an hour to Philadelphia or Princeton. Equidistant to Newark and Philadelphia Airports.
Attic, Built-Ins, Cedar Closet(s), Formal/Separate Dining Room, Pantry, Stain/Lead Glass, Stall Shower, Tub Shower, Walk-in Closet(s), Wine Storage, Wood Floors, Wd Stove Insrt
Additional Storage Area, Garage - Front Entry, Garage - Rear Entry, Garage Door Opener, Inside Access, Oversized
Built-In Range, Dishwasher, Dryer, Microwave, Oven/Range-Gas, Refrigerator, Washer
BBQ Grill, Exterior Lighting, Gutter System, Hot Tub, Outbuilding Apartment, Water Fountains, Deck(s), Porch(es), Porch-wraparound, Vinyl Fence, Split Rail Fence, Woven Wire Fence, High Tensile Fence, Fenced-Invisible
Front Yard, Landscaping, Not In Development, Open, Private, Rear Yard, Rural, SideYard(s)
Keller Williams Real Estate-Doylestown
Keller Williams Real Estate-Doylestown.
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