A rare offering for the first time, an opportunity to own one of the most coveted pieces of history and unpreserved land in Delaware Twp. that has undergone years of stewardship within the same family. Nestled within the embrace of nature’s splendor, this Circa 1732 farmhouse sits on its vast 200-acre estate weaving together the charm of yesteryears with the comforts of modern living. Recently restored, this perfect home is unassuming and surprisingly larger than it appears as the current owner has lovingly preserved the history of the home and added an addition to create an open-floor plan for everyday living. Surrounded by rolling meadows and verdant woodlands, this idyllic property offers a serene and secluded retreat like no other.
The centerpiece of this remarkable estate is the main house with its original section built in 1732 and the addition in 2021. The main floor features old world blended masterfully with new, the original living room and library each have a fireplace and original appointments. Both rooms lead to the addition with an open-floor plan, featuring a stunning minimalistic kitchen with handsome Cambia Quartz counter tops, center island, induction Wolf range with Subzero refrigerator and separate wine cooler. The Gathering room is an easy living space for all and has access to an enviable 4-season room with long distance scenic views. The nearby expansive dining space faces a wall of windows and has access to a flagstone terrace with gardens. Additionally, there is a charming powder room and a nearby bonus room, which can be used as a playroom or office. Each room tells a tale of its own, with vintage wooden beams, fireplaces, stone exposed walls walnut floors and panoramic views. The second-floor main bedroom suite has a gorgeous spa bath with marble counter tops and glass shower, a screened-in porch off the main bedroom suite has a birds eye view of nature’s glory and makes a perfect sleeping porch! Two additional bedrooms with vaulted ceilings and pickled beams are a complement to the beautiful, shared bath with soaking tub, walk-in shower, and antique brass fixtures. Each room exudes sophisticated rustic elegance, inviting warmth and luxury.
Adjacent to the main house lies an updated two-bedroom guest house, with a main floor bedroom, eat-in kitchen, and enclosed sunporch with attached one-car garage. Perfect for welcoming visitors seeking respite in this tranquil haven. Beyond the enchanting residence is the barn, with finished space and unfinished space, three-vehicle parking and Tesla hook-up. Create your own private space for work or pleasure. The estate unfolds into a panorama of delights. Situated away from the dwellings is a red climate controlled Morton barn and nearby green house, adding character to the landscape while offering ample space for storage or creative endeavors. A shimmering spring fed pond glimmers in the sunlight, inviting residents to unwind by its floating dock, and bask in the beauty of the surrounding vistas. A cheerful chicken coop completes the scene, making farm-fresh eggs a delightful morning indulgence. As the day draws to a close, the sunset paints the skies with hues of gold and pink, providing a breathtaking spectacle from every corner of the property. Undoubtedly, this historic farmhouse on 200 acres is a rare gem that epitomizes a harmonious coexistence between nature and the comforts of home, beckoning those in search of solace and one-of-a-kind experiences in total privacy.
Updated on August 22, 2023 at 2:34 am