Understated elegance and potential bed and breakfast opportunity located in vibrant Kennett Square in beautiful Chester County, Pennsylvania. Make this elegant and modern colonial farmhouse your new home. Ideally situated on 2.6 acres surrounded by 22 acres of conservancy land. This 6 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom timeless classic was originally built in 1925. A stunning carved staircase is the focal point of a graceful foyer entrance. Custom woodwork, beautiful wide plank hardwood floors throughout, and 4 architecturally designed fireplaces create a charming flow through the entire home. This meticulously maintained home has a spacious open floor plan ideal for entertaining and family living. Large windows throughout every room fill this home with vibrant sunlight. Relax in the grand living room opening to a lovely screened porch that the owners refer to as their ~joyous porch~ with views of the scenic countryside. Adjacent to Living Room, the Library with office overlooks the rear terrace. The Gourmet Kitchen with Breakfast Solarium Area is filled with natural sunlight from skylights and large windows. The Kitchen wing also has a cozy Tea Room and an additional room servicing a Butler~s Pantry filled with solid wood cabinetry. On the second floor and private from other bedrooms, the oversized master suite is exceptional. It includes a large separate dressing room area, with many closets. Enjoy the newly renovated master bath, featuring new fixtures, stone tile shower stall and a separate large soaking tub. Upstairs offers countless bedroom arrangements with ensuite bathrooms, including the potential for an in-law suite or au-pair quarters with the convenience of having two private separate stairways connecting to different areas in and near the kitchen, allowing superb layout for any bed and breakfast accommodation. Entertain with family, socialize with friends or hold group meetings in the stately Great Room (33x21). The custom mahogany woodworking accents a walk-in fireplace and offers a distinguished open wet-bar area (8x9). This room has the potential for large home office with versatility to meet many needs. Attached 3-car garage opens into additional storage perfect for a workshop. Main floor Laundry. Bed and Breakfast possibilities. Close to Winterthur, Longwood Gardens and Winery Events. Easy access to I-95, Amtrak, Wilmington Train Station, Wilmington, Christiana, and West Chester. Escape to this scenic countryside setting with a collection of indoor and outdoor living spaces that allow you to embrace a social, active, and relaxing life-style!
Listing courtesy of Cheryl Jacobs from Keller Williams Real Estate -Exton