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70 State Road, Avondale, PA 19311


  • Sold
  • Closed
  • Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Full Baths
  • 1 Partial Bath
  • 2,828 Sq. Ft.
  • 3 Car Garage
70 State Road, Avondale, PA 19311View this property at 70 State Road, Avondale, PA 19311
70 State RoadAvondalePA19311
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Property Description
Do you want the community appeal without restrictions? Looking for a piece of the past and something with character? Welcome to "The Thomas Gawthrop House"! This stone 4 bd, 2.1 bth - built in 1808 - has plenty to offer that lucky owner! The house sits well back from the road on the 1+ acre lot, yet is conveniently located between two of Avondale's up and coming communities. As you enter the home, you are immediately taken back to a different time. The spacious kitchen w/ butcher block topped center island is the perfect gathering place. There is ample counter space for the chef, and the double sinks look out over the property's side yard through a twelve panel window. The kitchen is complimented by a beautiful stone fireplace w/ wall to ceiling beadboard & a modest mantel, typical of the early 1800's. To the north end of the kitchen is the Breakfast Area with built-in storage & shelves. This nook is surrounded by a bank of windows that allows a great deal of light into the house. Located just off the Kitchen is the Living Room. This cozy room, with exposed beams, and open hearth fireplace, is a warm and inviting room. The homes ~ bath is located in this room. You can also access the front porch from this room. The Dining Room is located at the front of the home, and boasts a beautiful built in corner cabinet, chair railing, & raised paneling in the deep window sills. The cozy Office sits between the Dining Room & Kitchen and gives a formal feel to the home with it's fireplace boasting a detailed surround, mantel & overmantel. 3 of the 4 bedrooms are accessed from the 2nd floor landing. The Master Bedrm has 3 windows offering lots of light, and the master bath has a jetted Kohler soaking tub, a tiled corner shower and 2 pedestal sinks. There is also a hanging closet w/ shelving hidden behind pocket doors. Bedrms 2 & 3 each offer generous closet space and the rooms are light and bright. Bedrm 4 is located on the 3rd floor and has built in shelving & storage in the knee walls. There is also access to additional loft storage. If this were not enough, there is a detached, 3 car garage, w/ a 2 bd, 1 bth apt. & a beautiful pool that is the perfect entertaining area. The property is capped off by a large bank barn that is waiting for the next owner with a vision. You could house a car collection, party barn, woodworking shop? the possibilities are endless! Don't lose your chance to own this gem before it is gone! Property to be tied in to public water & sewer.

Full Property Details for 70 State Rd


  • Sold For: $331,600
  • Taxes: $7,569 (2018)
  • Status: Closed
  • Type: Single Family
  • MLS ID: 1000287091
  • Added: 589 day(s) ago


  • Includes: Land Only


  • Number of Rooms: 10
  • Rooms/Areas: Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Family Room, Foyer, Breakfast Room, Bedroom 1, Laundry, Other, Office, Attic
  • Interior Features: Master Bath(s), Kitchen - Island, Skylight(s), CeilngFan(s), WhirlPool/HotTub, Water Treat System, Exposed Beams, Stall Shower, Breakfast Area
  • Fireplace(s): Stone, Non-Functioning
  • Appliances: Oven - Self Cleaning, Dishwasher



  • Total Bathrooms: 3
  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Half Bathrooms: 1
  • Main Floor Baths: 1
  • Main - 1/2 Baths: 1


  • Total Bedrooms: 4
  • Master Bedroom: Master Bedroom - Fireplace - Other, 16 x 14, Upper 1
  • Master Bedroom 2: Master Bedroom, Unspecified
  • Bedroom 1: Bedroom 1, 16 x 10, Upper 1
  • Bedroom 2: Bedroom 2, 14 x 15, Upper 1
  • Bedroom 3: Bedroom 3, 17 x 10, Upper 1

Other Rooms

  • Foyer/Entry: Foyer, 6 x 6, Main
  • Living Room: Living Room, 12 x 17, Main
  • Family Room: Family Room - Fireplace - Other, Unspecified
  • Kitchen: Kitchen - Kitchen - Propane Cooking, Island, Double Sink, Fireplace - Other, 12 x 17, Main
  • Dining Room: Dining Room, 13 x 14, Main
  • Breakfast Room: Breakfast Room, 12 x 10, Main
  • Office: Office, 11 x 12, Main
  • Laundry: Main Floor, 9 x 8, Main
  • Other Room 1: Other, 11 x 12, Main
  • Other Room 2: Other, 6 x 6, Main
  • Other Room 3: Other, 12 x 10, Main

Additional Information

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


  • Exterior Features: Exterior Lighting
  • Porch/Patio/Deck: Porch(es)


  • Garage: Yes
  • Garage Spaces: 3
  • Total Spaces: 6
  • Parking Features: Private
  • Parking Type: Driveway, Detached Garage
  • Other Parking Total: 3


  • Area: London Grove Twp (10359)
  • County: Chester
  • Cross Streets: Inniscrone Dr
  • Driving Directions: From Avondale, take State St to where it bears right and becomes State Rd, travel approximately 6/10 of a mile to property on right
  • Direction Faces: South

School Information

  • School District: Avon Grove
  • Elementary School: Avon Grove
  • Middle School: Fred S. Engle
  • High School: Avon Grove

Heating & Cooling

  • Cooling Type: None
  • Heating Type: Oil, Forced Air
  • Heating Fuel: Oil
  • Water Heater: Electric


  • Sewer: On Site Septic
  • Water: Well
  • Utility Description: Cable TV

Structural Information

  • Architectural Info: Colonial
  • Structure Type: Detached
  • Construction: Wood Siding, Stone
  • Basement: Yes
  • Basement Desc.: Full, Unfinished
  • Roof: Pitched, Metal, Wood
  • Entry Location: Foyer
  • Stories/Levels: 0
  • Stories Description: Main, Upper 1
  • Square Feet: 2,828
  • Sq. Ft. Source: Assessor
  • Living Area: 2,828 Sq. Ft.
  • Finished Above Grnd: 2,828 Sq. Ft.
  • Year Built: 1808
  • Year Built Source: Estimated
  • Property Condition: Average+

Additional Structures

  • Other Structures: Barn/Farm Building

Lot Features

  • Lot Size (Acres): 1.58
  • Lot Size (Sq. Ft.): 69,043
  • Lot Dimensions: 536 x 223 x 107 x 229 x 17
  • Lot Features: Sloping, Open, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)
  • Zoning: RR
  • Lot Description: Sloping, Open, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)
  • Fencing (Description): Other

Financial Considerations

  • Price Per Sq. Ft.: $136.14
  • Tax w/Assessment: $208,460
  • Tax Amount: $7,569
  • Tax Year: 2018

Disclosures and Reports

  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Inclusions: Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer
  • Lot Number: 98.01

Listed by KW Greater West Chester, Ian A Brown
Sold by Swayne Real Estate Group, LLC, Paul K Clough

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Schools serving 70 State Rd

School District:Avon Grove School District
Penn London Elementary School
383 S Jennersville Rd, West Grove, PA 19390
5 mi
395 S. Jennersville Road, West Grove, PA 19390
5.1 mi
107 School House Rd, West Grove, PA 19390
1.2 mi
257 State Rd, West Grove, PA 19390
1.2 mi
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Listed by KW Greater West Chester, Ian A Brown
Sold by Swayne Real Estate Group, LLC, Paul K Clough

70 State Road, Avondale, PA 19311 (MLS# 1000287091) is a Single Family property that was sold at $331,600 on August 23, 2018. Want to learn more about 70 State Road? Do you have questions about finding other Single Family real estate for sale in Avondale? You can browse all Avondale real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.