Porch furniture included. With a classic front porch overlooking the Delaware River & footbridge to Bull's Island, Bridgeview House conveys quiet dignity. Inside, its original manor house details & proportions have been beautifully preserved, & direct water views are visible from all 3 floors. Substantial original Federal Greek Revival-style trim & millwork, oversized sash windows, 10+ foot ceilings & gorgeous wood floors throughout the house. Both the formal LR & DR each have their original FP surrounds, & the DR includes built-in china storage. Big country kitchen UPDATED w/new appliances, quartz countertops. center island, plus ~wood floor; pantry, back stairs;~dramatic great room w/stone FP & French doors opening to a delightful pool & rear yard. Front & back stairs to BRs, including a main suite w/sitting room/office; 3 additional BRs. 3.1 baths. 3rd floor includes en suite BR, dressing room & a trunk room. Picturesque carriage house/garage, small barn with office, stairway to storage loft. In an incomparable historical village setting;~walk to Black Bass Hotel for fine dining or a tavern menu, or the Lumberville Store for breakfast, lunch or dinner.~Enjoy boating activities on the Delaware River, and walk, run, or bike on the Delaware towpath plus nearby country roads are perfect for a stroll or running,~Walk across the road to the~Lumberville ~walking bridge on a moonlit night, you will experience the magic of living in this uncommon River Village. Owner is licensed PA Realtor.
Balancing the high style and detail of the Victorian era with exposed stone and other rustic features common in classic Bucks County homes, this residence is located in the pristine historical village of Lumberville. Set back from the road, this stone and frame house has a front porch perfectly placed for taking in Delaware River views. Inside, its main parlor is a large, gracious, soothing space with French doors opening to the porch, rich millwork, a stone fireplace and the main stairwell to the second floor. To the rear is a country kitchen with a charming breakfast area with built-in seating and bay of three windows. The kitchen's terra cotta tile continues into a dining room, a space that can be as formal or casual as you wish. A corner fireplace adds romance in winter. Step up to the vaulted-ceiling family room which contains a third fireplace. This room features built-in window seats on each side, skylights, a stone floor and access to one of two patios. An enclosed side room lined in windows adds light to the entire area. Upstairs, the main bedroom is large enough to accommodate a variety of furniture arrangements. A second bedroom completes the private quarters. The third floor contains a full-floor attic. Outside, entertain on the big, beautiful patio with a stone outdoor fireplace and pond with waterfall. A two-car garage with carriage-house-style doors and a full second floor for storage or to finish as living space completes this appealing village property. Just a minute's walk to the Black Bass Hotel & Restaurant, Lumberville General Store, the canal path for walking and bicycling and the footbridge to Bulls Island in NJ where you can launch kayaks, canoes and other watercraft. Property being sold in "as is" condition.
A respectful renovation and extension of a classic circa 1825 stone home located in the quaint and much- sought- after historic village of Lumberville. This 4 bedroom, 2.1 bath three story gem offers partial river views and a 350 foot deep lot with ample parking for 4+ cars. English type stone walled terraced gardens lead up to a hillside patio retreat with additional panoramic views. Stone well house, garden shed and stone patios enhance the charm and authenticity of the property. Village setting allows for walking access to towpath for biking/jogging and cross country skiing in winter. Walk to local restaurants, post office, lumber yard and local inns. Cross the Delaware River on the nearby pedestrian suspension bridge to Bull Island Park, recreation area and boat lunch. From backyard patio enter kitchen with natural light filled spaces, new solid wood cabinets, granite counters and peninsula countertop dining. Built-in pantry, Wolf gas stove top, convection/broil built in oven, stainless steel refrigerator, Asko dishwasher and deep Nantucket stainless steel sink. Walls of windows provide natural light and view of back garden. Powder room located off the kitchen. Dining room and living room both with stone fireplaces, deep windows sills, plantation shutters and wide plank pine floors with built-in bookcases in living room. Front door leads to another stone patio and small garden raised above street level. Second floor main bedroom suite with beautiful backyard view from the many windows and French door leading to porch and stairs to patio below. Washer/dryer are in the master bathroom. Large open hallway on the second floor with closet. Front bedroom now is the owner office retreat, offering partial river views. Third and fourth bedrooms with full bath are on the third floor. Many major system improvements and replacements since 2011 to present include septic system, standing seam 40 year metal roof, all new high end windows and storm doors, central air, propane fired emergency generator and more.
Looking for a home on the river? In Lumberville? Then this is your opportunity! This charming, historical colonial awaits you. Enjoy sweeping views of the Delaware River from almost every window, as well as the sought-after village life of Lumberville. Walk to the 1740 House, Black Bass and General Store, or traverse the walking bridge to Bull"s Island Recreation Area. Enjoy cycling or walking the 60 mile stretch of towpath, with access to several unique and wonderful river towns. Just a short drive to New Hope, Lambertville, Stockton and Frenchtown and only 90 minutes to NYC. The house is in need of extensive renovation and is being sold "AS IS", thus cash buyer preferred. NOTE: This is an estate. Heirs had inspections done in November, 2017. Report summaries are uploaded to MLS listing.