Briar Rose is a magnificent reproduction of a stately Bucks County Colonial Manor. This Zaveta built home of more than 15,000 square feet, sits on 8 plus very private acres. This special acreage is located on a precipice that overlooks the roaring waters of Tinicum Creek. The home features outstanding mill work throughout with beautifully designed curved archways that create a sense of old world craftsmanship. The design, is well planned-out, creating first floor living as an option. The grand living room features arched window walls, high ceilings, and views of the stone and blue stone patios and cutting gardens. The oversized foyer branches to the sophisticated library and dining room. Briar Roses' kitchen is a true chef's kitchen with custom built breakfast breakfront and fireplace...one of 7 fireplaces throughout. The palatial first floor master bedroom and bath feature walls of light and tub-side fireplace. Multiple bedrooms and baths are located on the second level, which supply ample accommodations for the family and guests. The lower level boasts a grand wine room that has space for 2,200 bottles. The home theater is truly a state-of-the-art and there is a conversation area offering two fireplaces and a large entertainment bar. The lower level has access to the blue stone patio with outdoor kitchen and a large spa(small pool) with infinity edge that looks out at the creek below. Adjacent to the expansive garage, is a separate dependency that could supply enough space for a serious work-out room, artist studio or workshop. This space provides a full bath as well. Briar Rose is well equipped with a security system, 9 surveillance cameras, a whole house generator and private elevator. Briar Rose is one of those iconic properties that were an intrinsic part of early 20th century America; yet, are rarely built today to these demanding standards. Note: No showings can begin before Monday, August 7th.
Tuscany under your sun. When you drive the secluded three-quarters of a mile long driveway, you'll think you have just arrived in Tuscany. Step back in time as you explore this private 11-acre property and the 5 year young, 3900SF custom old world home. Entering the spacious foyer reveals arched ceilings, Italian plaster walls, herringbone antique brick flooring and curved hallways. The main hall leads you to the large great room adorned with 8"x8" antique wood beams with 200 year old reclaimed wide antiqued flooring, an antique stone fireplace and 3 pair of french doors overlooking the Tinicum stream. The open plan reveals a chef's kitchen featuring custom cabinetry, top of the line appliances, soapstone counters, a massive island and a large pantry. Just past the kitchen you'll enjoy entertaining your guest in the very charming pub or do your work in the nearby private office. The first floor master bedroom has a large master bathroom with his and hers vanities, freestanding tub with a separate shower and two walk-in closets with a large laundry room nearby. Upstairs you'll find the bedrooms all with private ensuites and Juliette balconies with french doors offering beautiful views of the courtyard and stream below. The basement offers a partially finished area for a gym or play area. Enjoy the private patio that overlooks Tinicum stream or walk the trails through the adjoining state owned properties. Additional features of the property include... 2-car garage with studio - Discreet solar panel system - LED lighting throughout the home -Geothermal heating and air conditioning - House generator with two 1000 gallon buried propane tanks - Whole house wood burning furnace to use as an alternative heat source - Plenty of storage - Custom dog pen - Stay off the grid for about 6 months out of the year with the wood burning furnace and solar system in place - Low utilities - Approximately 6 of the 11 acres in Conservancy
The RICHMOND is an elegant two story custom home boasting over 6200 square feet of luxurious living space and is nestled on a gorgeous 3 1/2 acre parcel overlooking stream in the scenic area known as the Meditation Hill section of the Rolling Hills community at the edge of the sleepy river village of Erwinna, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Rolling Hills consists of almost 389 acres of spectacular farm and forest land with over 189 acres of preserved open space and wonderful walking/riding trails for its residents. This lovely home is offered by Prime Building Group and is perfectly matched with this gently rolling building site. Home features Luxurious master suite, spectacular open kitchen with finest of appliances an amenities, granite counter tops, butlers pantry, oversized walk in pantry. Large private study, great room, first floor master and a first floor guest bedroom. Upstairs three nice sized bedrooms and a huge game room over 35 feet long. Quality construction practices and materials throughout. 9 foot ceilings in first floor and in the walk out basement. Beautiful screened in porch with vaulted ceiling and stone surround fireplace. Both the screened porch and large deck overlook the tree lined stream at the bottom of the lot. Smart Home Technology consists of URC Home Automation System Controller, Complete Dolby 5.1 Media Room pre wire, Wi-fi smart Thermostadts, Keyless front entry. High efficiency air conditioning for maximum comfort and efficiency Make the time to come visit "Meditation Hill" and this extraordinary setting. Prime Building Group would be happy to discuss this particular home or will work with you on your own plan if so desired. You may also purchase this lot separately and use the builder of your choice. Rolling Hills Community is within 90 minutes of Manhattan, one hour from Philadelphia and within one hour of three international airports. Frenchtown, New Jersey a charming community with wonderful shops and dining is only 5 minutes away and with easy access to I-78 and Route 202 gateway to large industrial areas of Central New Jersey and straight in to New York City. Come discover this wonderful, laid back yet sophisticated lifestyle that awaits you in Bucks County, Pennsylvania
The Richmond is an elegant two story custom home boasting over 6100 square feet of elegant living space ans is nestled on a wonderful 2.6 acre parcel overlooking stream in the scenic area known as the Meditation Hill section of Rolling Hills community at the edge of the sleepy river village of Erwinna, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Rolling Hills Community consists of almost 389 acres of spectacular farm and forest land with over 189 acres of preserved open space and wonderful walking/riding trails for its residents. This lovely home is offered by Prime Building Group and is perfectly matched with this gently rolling building site. Home features Luxurious master suite, spectacular open kitchen with the finest of appliances and amenities, granite counter tops, butlers pantry,oversized walk in pantry. Large private study, great room, first floor Master Suite and guest bedroom. Upstairs are three nice size bedrooms and a huge game room over 35 feet long. Quality construction practices and materials throughout. 9 ft ceilings on first floor and in the walk out basement. Beautiful screened in porch with vaulted ceiling and stone surround fireplace. Both the screened porch and large deck overlook the tree lined stream at the bottom of the hill. Smart Home Technology consists of URC Home Automation System Controller, Complete Dolby 5.1 Media Room pre wire, Wi-Fi smart thermostadts, Keyless front entry. High efficiency air conditioning for maximum comfort. Make the time to come visit "Meditation Hill" and this extraordinary setting. Prime Building Group would be happy to discuss this particular home or will work with you on your own plan if so desired. You may also purchase this lot separately and use the builder of your choice. Rolling Hills Community is within 90 minutes of Manhattan, one hour from Philadelphia and within one hour of three International Airports. Frenchtown, New Jersey, a charming community with wonderful shops and dining is only 5 minutes away and with easy access to I-78 and Route 202 gateway to large industrial areas of Central New Jersey and straight into New York City. Come discover this wonderful laid back yet sophisticated lifestyle that awaits you in Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Nature and architectural interest join together to create a haven of serenity and peace in this one-of-a-kind property. Situated on almost 13 acres in Tinicum Township, you'll savor its retreat-like setting with its meandering creek, walking paths, woods, and rock formations, as well as romantic niches for outdoor dining or creative pursuits. The floor plan offers a number of options and each room offers distinct character and a blend of contemporary and historic features. High ceilings, sections of exposed original stone walls, beautiful wide plank floors, beams, create an artistic ambiance ? wonderful for large gatherings or a meditative retreat. A two-story all glass great room offers new ways to enjoy the seasons and the weather. With at least 3 or 4 bedrooms, 2 full baths, modern kitchen, luxurious dining room, dramatic living room that opens to patio, den/office, room to add a master bathroom, plus exceptional natural surroundings, this is a property that you need to experience to appreciate what it has to offer and how you can make it your own. Great getaway from NYC, New Jersey or Philadelphia. Come visit the possibilities and experience the magic. Please see the virtual tour to truly appreciate the beauty of this extraordinary home.
Well appointed Estate home with breath taking river valley views! This Normandy style residences is set on idyllic 4 acres that provide privacy while easily accessible from Frenchtown and New Hope. The home features many beautiful details and upgrades inside and out including site finished hardwood flooring, lovely millwork, custom built-ins, wet bar, deep window sills and lush gorgeous landscaping. A two-story Foyer invites one into this classic home. Discover the Eat-In Chef's Kitchen with Viking range, SubZero refrigerator, rich wood cabinetry, granite counters, center island, Butler's cabinetry, tile backsplash and glass door to the flagstone patio. The adjacent formal Dining Room is perfectly suited for entertaining. A gracious fireside Living Room leads into the private Office. Floor to ceiling stone fireplace is central in the Family Room which also offers a wet bar with shelving, 2 story ceiling and french doors. A Powder Room, Laundry Room/Mud Room and access to the 3 Car Garage complete this floor.The Second Floor boasts an elegant Master Suite with fireplace, His & Hers closets and a elegant Bath with oversized shower. Additionally, there are three generously sized guest bedrooms each with en suite bath. The lower level unfinished basement boasts high ceilings and fantastic light from full-size windows - ready and waiting to become additional living space! A spectacular yet comfortable home with breathtaking views, perfect for your dreams of gentile country living.
Village Bridge Farm is a wonderful example of classic Bucks County Stone Farmhouse. This Circa 1850's home sits at the edge of the sleepy river village of Erwinna, Pennsylvania. This was an overnight stop for the mule drawn barges that ran 60 miles of canal and towpath, bringing anthracite coal from Easton to Philadelphia. The last lock toll was paid in 1931, almost 86 years ago, and the tow path and canal are now part of the Delaware River Park System. At one time Erwinna provided shelter and food for the weary canal workers. Today Erwinna provides a refuge for those seeking a kinder, laid back lifestyle, and the opportunity to recharge and renew. Handsome home sits on a lovely 8 acre parcel and overlooks another Bucks County Treasure, The Erwinna Covered Bridge. This bridge is one of the remaining 11 covered bridges that still stands in Bucks County today. The bridge, the stream and this lovely home have been the inspiration of many Bucks County Artists as the personification of what "Bucks County" is all about. The home itself is over 2400 square feet and combine the unique architectural details that represent the quality of 18th Century construction practices along with a sense of style and sophistication that is most inviting. It is a wonderful blend that is perfect for entertaining. The rooms throughout are quite large and sun filled. The spacious eat in kitchen has a walk in fireplace as the focal point of the room. Doors lead from the kitchen to the rear terrace and a spiral rear staircase takes you to the Master Suite. Adjacent Formal Dining Room will accomodate large dinner parties. Completing the first floor is a comfortable living room w/fp and full bath. On second level are two suites with wood floors and attractive baths. There is ample room for storage in both the attic and the basement. The screened front porch overlooks the stream and covered bridge while the patio offers a more private setting. The 8 acre meadow is bordered by stream, woods and of course the Covered Bridge. Steps away is the Delaware Canal and tow path, with over sixty miles of spectacular walking trails. There are historic stone wall remains of the former Bank barn and another barn to the rear of the property. Located within 5 minutes of the town of Frenchtown, New Jersey where charming shops, boutiques and fine dining awaiT. Discover the very best laid back, yet sophisticated lifestyle. 90 Mins to NY, 1 hr to PHIL. REAL ESTATE TAXES ONLY $8,532 YEAR
Creekside Cottage- a spectacular setting in Erwinna, Tinicum Township! Tucked against a hillside of mature trees and overlooking the Tinicum Creek, this 3 bedroom country house elicits a mid-century modern/cottage feel with its polished wide oak flooring, clean lines and natural light. Soaring ceilings, French doors to intimate hideaways, three fireplaces, the seasonal sound of rushing water and private strategically placed lap pool are the makings for a Bucks County Retreat, whether full time or weekends!
Spacious light-filled contemporary on almost 4 acres in scenic Tinicum Twp. The first floor offers entry foyer, sunken 2-story great room w/woodstove and two sets of French doors opening to the deck, maple kitchen w/butcher block island, Jennaire cooktop, dishwasher, and refrigerator. Two bedrooms, a full bath and a HUGE family room w/pellet stove are also on the first floor. The 2nd floor features loft, sitting area, 2 more large bedrooms (one with walk-in closet), full bath w/jetted tub, and a den/hobby room. The lower level houses the laundry, utilities, and also has a finished recreation/bonus room. Enjoy warm weather on the brick patios & extensive decking overlooking the gorgeous in-ground concrete pool. The beautiful grounds are fenced and mostly open dotted with shade trees and there is a 2-stall stable w/tack room, so bring the horses! Radiant LPG heat in the first floor, LPG hot water and cooking. House is in need of some updating and cosmetic sprucing. Quick possession is possible. Blue Ribbon Palisades School District ... Come and take a look!
Quaint 2 bedroom colonial located in the scenic town of Erwinna, just a half mile up from the Delaware Canal, historic covered bridge, and a 5 minute drive to Frenchtown NJ. The current owners have recently renovated most of the home, restoring this 1840's colonial exposing the rustic beams in the first floor, refinishing the pumpkin pine floors and creating an open light filled space. The oversized deck off the kitchen overlooking the side yard and views of the neighboring creek offers a wonderful area to entertain or enjoy your morning coffee. The cathedral ceilings in the second floor bedrooms offers a spacious feeling and lots of light. Peace of mind to the new homeowners as all the mechanicals have been updated including the new propane boiler, all new electric, plumbing, and a brand new septic in 2011. The heated garage space will delight any car enthusiast, or hobbyist. All this in the highly rated blue ribbon school district and a convenient commuter location with easy access to I78.