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525 Lewis Lane, Ambler, PA 19002

$7,999,000

  • For Sale
  • Active
  • Single Family
  • 7 Beds
  • 4 Full Baths
  • 5,829 Sq. Ft.
  • 4 Car Garage
525 Lewis Lane, Ambler, PA 19002View this property at 525 Lewis Lane, Ambler, PA 19002
525 Lewis LaneAmblerPA19002
Property Description
Introducing "Dawesfield," an exceptional 22-acre property in an extraordinary Whitpain Township location, dating back to 1736, overlooking acres of Wissahickon Watershed preserved open space, featuring two 3-Story Stone Colonials, 3 Barns, one dating to 1796, multiple detached Garages, Sheds, Greenhouse, Spring House and Guest House, and including a 3-hole Golf Course and Swimming Pool. Horse lovers will be thrilled with the connection to the surrounding trails. Car lovers will be enthralled with the capacity for car collections in the multiple barns. Horticulturists will be delighted with the age and multitude of specimen trees, shrubs and continually blooming perennials in the magnificent gardens with surrounding stone walls. Historians
will be fascinated by the stories detailing the use of one of 2 stone colonials as George Washington's headquarters in 1777 during the Revolutionary War, including the encampment of over 10,000 troops on the grounds and adjacent properties. One house is 5829 sq ft with 7 bedrooms, and the other is 5129, with 5 bedrooms. The 1 Bedroom Guest House is an ideal location for a Home Office. 1000s of daffodils blanket the gardens; specimen magnolias provide brilliant blooms; ancient trees grace the expansive grounds. The panoramic views are magnificent, and the possibilities are endless at this enchanting location. Many historical items are included with the purchase, including the bed that George Washington slept in while the property was his headquarters, along with various framed historical documents. Also included will be many pieces of equipment including a golf cart, tractor and mowers. Sale includes 4 separate parcels. Separate parcels available for purchase. Call for more details.

Full Property Details for 525 Lewis Ln

General

  • Price: $7,999,000
  • Taxes: $18,974 (2018)
  • Status: Active
  • Type: Single Family
  • MLS ID: 1000277969
  • Updated: 7/27/2018
  • Added: 399 day(s) ago

Business

  • Includes: Land Only

Interior

  • Rooms/Areas: Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 5, Kitchen, Family Room, Bedroom 1, Laundry, Other, Bedroom 6
  • Interior Features: Elevator, Kitchen - Eat-In
  • Flooring: Wood

Rooms

Bathrooms

  • Total Bathrooms: 4
  • Full Bathrooms: 4

Bedrooms

  • Total Bedrooms: 7

Other Rooms

  • Laundry: Upper Floor

Additional Information

  • Pool: Yes
  • Private Pool: Yes
  • Pool Description: In Ground

Exterior

  • Porch/Patio/Deck: Patio(s), Porch(es)

Parking

  • Garage Spaces: 4
  • Total Spaces: 7
  • Parking Type: Off Street, Off Street
  • Other Parking Total: 3

Location

  • Area: Whitpain Twp (10666)
  • County: Montgomery
  • Development Name: None Available
  • Subdivision: None Available
  • Cross Streets: Morris

School Information

  • School District: Wissahickon
  • High School: Wissahickon Senior

Heating & Cooling

  • Cooling Type: None
  • Heating Type: Oil, Steam
  • Heating Fuel: Oil, Other
  • Water Heater: Oil

Utilities

  • Sewer: On Site Septic
  • Water: Well

Structural Information

  • Architectural Info: Colonial
  • Structure Type: Detached
  • Construction: Stone
  • Basement: Yes
  • Basement Desc.: Full, Unfinished
  • Roof: Wood
  • Stories/Levels: 0
  • Stories Description: Upper 1
  • Square Feet: 5,829
  • Sq. Ft. Source: Assessor
  • Living Area: 5,829 Sq. Ft.
  • Finished Above Grnd: 5,829 Sq. Ft.
  • Year Built: 1736
  • Year Built Source: Estimated
  • Property Condition: Average+

Additional Structures

  • Other Structures: Greenhouse, Shed, 2nd Garage, 2nd House, Barn/Farm Building, Spring House

Lot Features

  • Property View: Golf Course
  • Lot Size (Acres): 21.76
  • Lot Size (Sq. Ft.): 330,620
  • Lot Dimensions: 785
  • Lot Features: Level, Trees/Wooded, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)
  • Zoning: R5
  • Lot Description: Level, Trees/Wooded, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)

Financial Considerations

  • Price Per Sq. Ft.: $1,372.28
  • Tax w/Assessment: $700,960
  • Tax Amount: $18,974
  • Tax Year: 2018

Disclosures and Reports

  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Lot Number: 90

Listed by BHHS Fox & Roach-Blue Bell, Linda G Baron

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Schools

Schools serving 525 Lewis Ln

School District:Wissahickon School District
Score
Name
Grades
Distance
7
351 West Skippack Pike, Ambler, PA 19002
K-5
0.7 mi
8
500 Houston Road, Ambler, PA 19002
6-8
1.5 mi
9
521 Houston Rd, Ambler, PA 19002
9-12
1.6 mi
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Price & Sales History

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Details
Price
Change
Source
7/11/2018
Price Reduced
$7,999,000
-13.52%
MLS
7/17/2017
Listed
$9,250,000
MLS
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Listed by BHHS Fox & Roach-Blue Bell, Linda G Baron

525 Lewis Lane, Ambler, PA 19002 (MLS# 1000277969) is a Single Family property with 7 bedrooms and 4 full bathrooms. 525 Lewis Lane is currently listed for $7,999,000 and was received on July 17, 2017. Want to learn more about 525 Lewis Lane? Do you have questions about finding other Single Family real estate for sale in Ambler? You can browse all Ambler real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.