2835 MILL ROAD DOYLESTOWN, PA 18902; $998,000 5 BR; 2 full BA 1 ½BA
3+Story,Detached, Colonial,Other - DOYLESTOWN, PA Welcome to this ingeniously re-imagined former mill in the historic Bucks County village of Spring Valley. Ensconced in bucolic nature, this property includes the main home - an eclectic and inspiring reinterpretation of a c.1744 stone mill - as well as a 19th century stucco-over-stone farmhouse housing two units. This unique homestead is nestled in a park-like setting encompassing 8 acres of walking trails, woods, and cleared pasture space. Multiple footbridges pass over Watson Creek as it dissects the property, and a peaceful pond offers the perfect spot for quiet reflection. Inside, over 4000 square feet of living, entertaining, and flexible space has been carefully and creatively imagined for contemporary living, while still maintaining the architectural integrity of the original mill. Exposed stone walls, multiple fireplaces, and a goldfish pond beneath a drawbridge where the mill's wheel once turned are a few of the one-of-kind details present throughout. A comfortable kitchen and eating area share in the warmth of a wood stove, while large and open entertaining spaces flow easily throughout the main house's first floor. A great room with cathedral ceilings offers limitless possibilities, even having been used by the current owners as a theatre for puppet shows and other creative endeavors. Up the wide and winding stairs to the second level one will find two well sized bedrooms that share a full bath with adjacent laundry. The third level makes for great additional sleeping space or a multitude of other uses, and offers panoramic views of the estate and beyond. Back downstairs under the main level is a charming and creative series of rooms in what was once the mill's operational core. Two additional bedrooms, another full bath, an open space primed for use as a den or another living room, and a secret hidden office complete this part of the home. Multiple studio and working spaces provide ample places to draw, create, tinker or build, while the property's bre
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2992 COMFORT ROAD NEW HOPE, PA 18938; $799,000 5 BR; 3 full BA 1 ½BA
Cape Cod,Contemporary, 2-Story,Detached - NEW HOPE, PA Set on one of Solebury Township's most desired country roads just minutes to New Hope and Lambertville, this modern and expanded Cape Cod style home, is well primed for easy living. The welcoming foyer's porcelain flooring engenders a sense of warmth that flows effortlessly through the first floor's key living and entertaining spaces. Additional upgrades include new wood and tile flooring in every room, and Renewal windows by Andersen. A formal dining room features a bay window and opens to the spacious eat-in kitchen with granite counters and stainless appliances. Fine porcelain tile has been laid throughout much of the home, taking on a variety of tasteful and creatively designed forms. In the expansive great room, a chic rendition mimics the appearance of hardwood in a stunningly executed herringbone pattern that compliments well the oversized brick hearth with a wood burning fireplace. A bright sun room with vaulted ceilings leads onwards to the home's large rear deck overlooking a pond and the classic Bucks County pastoral views beyond. A first-floor master suite is secluded in its own distinct wing complete with a custom, oversized walk-in-closet. The adjacent bath features a double vanity with Carrara marble counter and trim. An additional room ? currently serving as a nursery ? is also located in this part of the house, and could make for a perfect office, sitting, meditation or exercise room. Rounding out the main level are an Emperador marble half bath, and a convenient laundry room that leads to the attached two-car garage. The largest of three upstairs bedrooms has its own ensuite bath and plentiful custom storage space. Another bathroom, plus an extra finished room complete the second floor. Perched on over two acres, this quality home offers a blend of style, utility and livability. Not to be missed!