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325 Chestnutwood Lane, Andalusia, PA 19020

$2,900,000 -$800,000 (-21.62%) Price Reduced

  • For Sale
  • Active
  • Single Family
  • 8 Beds
  • 4 Full Baths
  • 1 Partial Bath
  • 9,280 Sq. Ft.
  • 2 Car Garage
  • Updated 4 hours ago
325 Chestnutwood Lane, Andalusia, PA 19020View this property at 325 Chestnutwood Lane, Andalusia, PA 19020
325 Chestnutwood LaneAndalusiaPA19020

Property Description

Less than a mile outside the Philadelphia City Limit, in Lower Bucks County is a quiet country lane that leads to Chestnutwood Estate. This stone mansion was built in 1857 for Doctor George Fox who spared nothing in creating a fine sample of craftsmanship and detail in his 9280 square foot home which over looks the Delaware River.A large porch bordered with flowering gardens welcome the guests into this truly special home.Once into the Grand Foyer that has 12'6" ceilings and 10' high pocket doors that open onto two front parlors, the guests recognize that this place is Special.The foyer, as well as all the formal rooms, are finished with plaster moldings at ceilings and have beautiful marble fireplaces. The first level includes the two
parlors, library,gracious dining room with 12'tall pocket doors, breakfast room, kitchen, butler's pantry, powder room, office and numerous closets. The very tall windows provide an abundant amount of natural light and the lovely water views. The interior of this grand house is loaded with detail such as hand milled moldings and the fireplace in the library has Moravian tile from Mercer of Doylestown The Grand Staircase rises to the second floor where the Gallery which is a large area that allows access to 5 large bedrooms and also a hallway that goes to the back part of the second floor where 2 more bedrooms and bathrooms are and a back stairway that goes into the office on the first floor.From this second floor is another stairway to the third floor where 5 more finished rooms and stairs to the rooftop access are located.The second floor has 7 bedrooms and 4 full bathrooms.The basement has a large recreation room with a pool table, darts,chess table and popcorn machine.Special room for Holiday decorations. Basement with stone, brick and beautiful arches could accommodate a wine cellar or cigar lounge.This estate also has a Carriage House with 4 apartments-all 2 bedrm/1 bath,a Cottage with 1 bedroom/1 bath, a River House on the bank of the river with 3 bedrooms/2 baths and 2 decks and a dock leading to the water .These apartments produce about $100,000 yearly.Chestnutwood is a big part of the River's history during the Victorian age of opulence and style.This estate would make an incredible Bed and Breakfast, Corporate Retreat, Family Compound, or a country retreat as the rich Philadelphian's did in days past.Click on the virtual tour for the over 108 photos. click or paste link https://youtu.be/-eA7ROJo2fI drone view

Full Property Detailsfor 325 Chestnutwood Lane

General

  • Price: $2,900,000
  • Taxes: $35,891 (2018)
  • Status: Active
  • Type: Single Family
  • MLS ID: 1000246987
  • Updated: 5/24/2018
  • Added: 290 day(s) ago

Business

  • Includes: Land Only

Interior

  • Rooms/Areas: Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Family Room, Foyer, Breakfast Room, Bedroom 1, Sun/Florida Room, Other
  • Interior Features: Kitchen - Island, Kitchen - Eat-In
  • Fireplace(s): BrickFirePl, Marble
  • Flooring: Wood

Rooms

Bathrooms

  • Total Bathrooms: 5
  • Full Bathrooms: 4
  • Half Bathrooms: 1
  • Main Floor Baths: 1
  • Main - 1/2 Baths: 1

Bedrooms

  • Total Bedrooms: 8
  • Master Bedroom: Master Bedroom - Fireplace - Other, 22 x 19, Upper 1
  • Master Bedroom 2: Master Bedroom, Unspecified
  • Bedroom 1: Bedroom 1, 23 x 17, Upper 1
  • Bedroom 2: Bedroom 2, 22 x 18, Upper 1
  • Bedroom 3: Bedroom 3, 17 x 13, Upper 1

Other Rooms

  • Foyer/Entry: Foyer, 31 x 10, Upper 1
  • Living Room: Living Room - Fireplace - Other, 24 x 17, Main
  • Family Room: Family Room - Fireplace - Other, 24 x 20, Main
  • Kitchen: Kitchen - Kitchen - Electric Cooking, Island, 18 x 14, Main
  • Dining Room: Dining Room - Fireplace - Other, 22 x 18, Main
  • Breakfast Room: Breakfast Room, 16 x 14, Upper 1
  • Sun Room: Yes
  • Sun Room/Solarium: Sun/Florida Room, 21 x 8, Main
  • Laundry: Main Floor
  • Other Room 1: Other, 31 x 10, Upper 1
  • Other Room 2: Other, 15 x 15, Upper 1
  • Other Room 3: Other, 16 x 14, Upper 1
  • Other Room 4: Other, 21 x 8, Main

Exterior

  • Porch/Patio/Deck: Porch(es)

Parking

  • Garage: Yes
  • Garage Spaces: 2
  • Total Spaces: 2
  • Parking Type: Detached Garage

Location

  • Area: Bensalem Twp (10102)
  • County: Bucks
  • Development Name: None Available
  • Subdivision: None Available
  • Cross Streets: State Rd
  • Location Details: River

School Information

  • School District: Bensalem Township
  • High School: Bensalem Township

Heating & Cooling

  • Cooling Type: None
  • Heating Type: Gas, Hot Water
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
  • Water Heater: Natural Gas

Utilities

  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Water: Public

Structural Information

  • Architectural Info: Victorian
  • Structure Type: Detached
  • Construction: Stone
  • Basement: Yes
  • Basement Desc.: Full
  • Roof: Flat, Pitched, Metal, Slate
  • Entry Location: Foyer
  • Stories/Levels: 0
  • Stories Description: Main, Upper 1
  • Square Feet: 9,280
  • Sq. Ft. Source: Assessor
  • Living Area: 9,280 Sq. Ft.
  • Finished Above Grnd: 9,280 Sq. Ft.
  • Year Built: 1857
  • Year Built Source: Estimated

Additional Structures

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

Lot Features

  • Lot Size (Acres): 7.93
  • Lot Size (Sq. Ft.): 345,474
  • Lot Dimensions: 375 x 930
  • Zoning: RA2

Water Features

  • Water Front: Yes

Financial Considerations

  • Price Per Sq. Ft.: $312.5
  • Tax w/Assessment: $180,000
  • Tax Amount: $35,891
  • Tax Year: 2018

Disclosures and Reports

  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Lot: 52

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Schools

Schoolsserving 325 Chestnutwood Lane

School District:Bensalem Township School District
School Name
Grades
Distance
Cornwells Elementary School
2215 Hulmeville Road, Bensalem, PA 19020
K-6
1.8 mi
Robert K Shafer Middle School
3333 Hulmeville Rd, Bensalem, PA 19020
7-8
3.2 mi
Bensalem Township High School
4319 Hulmeville Road, Bensalem, PA 19020
9-12
4.1 mi
Disclaimer: School data provided by Pitney Bowes. School attendance boundaries are for reference only. Contact the school directly to verify enrollment eligibility.

Price & Sales History

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Details
Price
Change
Source
5/19/2018
Price Reduced
$2,900,000
-21.62%
MLS
8/08/2017
Listed
$3,700,000
MLS
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Listed by RE/MAX Hometown, Brad Tomaziefski

325 Chestnutwood Lane, Andalusia, PA 19020 (MLS# 1000246987) is a Single Family property with 8 bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms and 1 partial bathroom. 325 Chestnutwood Lane is currently listed for $2,900,000 and was received on August 08, 2017. Want to learn more about 325 Chestnutwood Lane? Do you have questions about finding other Single Family real estate for sale in Andalusia? You can browse all Andalusia real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.