Property Features: 78.45 acres WOW!!
A pristine gentlemen's farm surrounded by 70 acres of preserved land, this outstanding, built in the English tradition, museum quality, restored colonial home retains much of its original charm and character. Interior features include: Formal living and dining rooms with grand fireplaces. Newly remodeled kitchen with exposed stone walls, center island and original cooking fireplace. Great tavern room with stone walls, beamed ceilings and walk-in fireplace. Private master bedroom wing with separate master bath. 4 additional enchanting bedrooms. Random pine flooring. 5 zoned heating. Clean partial basement with Laundry. Stunning stone english garden patio and gazebo complete with fish pond and waterfall. Handsome out building includes large expansive studio with modern utilities, office and 3 car garage. Cable and Internet ready. Equestrians will appreciate the large fenced-in pasture with run in shed. Majestic country views.
Almost 80 Acres has the past and present come together in this beautifully restored 1700's home. Situated on almost eight picturesque acres, it is surrounded by 70 acres of preserved land. Interior features include 5 fireplaces with detailed mantles, random width pine flooring, vaulted ceiling in newly remodeled kitchen with exposed stone walls and original cooking fireplace, deep set windows, 2 formal living rooms (both with wonderful fireplaces),great room with beamed ceiling and walk-in fireplace, dining room and 2 stairs that lead to two sides of this home. Basement has been waterproofed and has outside entrance. Outside is a wonderful brick garden patio complete with Koi fish pond and waterfall! The detached 5 car garage includes; electric door openers, heat, electric and air. Equestrians (and their horses) will appreciate the large fenced-in pasture with new run in shed. Convenient to I-95, Route 29, Delaware River & canal paths and the Washington Crossing Park. What a great place to live
78.45 acres that is Located Within 40 min. of Philadelphia, 1 hr to New York City and 3 hrs to Washington, D.C. Close to major highways I-95, Delaware River and adjacent to Historic Washington Crossing State Park. Eligibility for listing with The National Historic Registry, on two counts of being both of local and national significance is available. You are cordially invited to own a piece of American history that is a symbol of courage and endurance that resulted in the freedom we enjoy today.
ACREAGE!! 78.45 acres and HISTORY~~ The Andrew Mershon Tavern
"The Andrew Mershon House on the Old River Road" Circa 1731 is the original Bear's Tavern used as a landmark during George Washington's famous crossing of the Delaware on December 25/26,1776. Enroute to the Battle of Trenton the entire Continental army passed by. It was the turning point in the American Revolutionary War.
Age: Over 50 Years Old
Amenities: Stables, Horse facilities, Recreational Ranch, Sporting Ranch, Investment Ranch, Hobby Farm, Estate Farm, Estate Ranch, Horse Ranch
Appliances: Dishwasher, Double Oven, Dryer, Microwave, Range / Oven, Refrigerator, Washer
Area Amenities: Outdoor Activities, Area Horse Riding/Stables
Area Description: Country Living, Equestrian / Polo, Historic / Antique, Privacy, Green Living
Exterior: Gardens, Out Building, Storage Shed, Thermal Windows / Doors, Barn/Stable
Exterior Description: Stone
Exterior Living Space: Patio, Porch, Courtyard
Fireplace Count: 4+ Fireplaces
Fireplace Description: Fireplace, Wood Burning
Garage Count: 3 Car Garage
Garage Description: Detached Garage
General: Laundry Facilities, Window Treatments
Heating Type: Forced Air
Kitchen Features: Granite Countertops, Eat-in Kitchen, Designer Kitchen, Kitchen Facilities, Country Kitchen
Lot Size: 50-100 Acres, 78.41 Acres
Property Description: Fenced Farm Acreage, Farm / Ranch, Farm / Ranch / Plantation, Acreage, Farm Assessment