MLS® ID: PABU445530
1 AVONDALE DRIVE
NEWTOWN, Pennsylvania, 18940 $1,275,000
Active Under Contract
At the top of a gentle knoll sits a classic designed William Poole North Carolina house. The style was influenced by the c.1820's Briar's cottage, home of Jefferson Davis's wife. An inviting large and beautifully columned front porch welcomes guests. Inside the floor plan has a perfect flow for entertaining and each room has a picturesque view. The entrance foyer is large and double height. The kitchen has a cathedral ceiling with warm light throughout the day. Kitchen has top of the line appliances, sub-zero refrigerator, two new GE convection ovens, stainless Kitchen Aide dishwasher, new Bosch induction stove top. The balance of the first floor has 9' ceilings, extensive custom millwork, raised paneling and fine attention to detail. A large first floor master makes for convenient living, the master bath has radiant heat, whirlpool tub, and walk in closets. Large living room with fireplace, family room with raised paneling, fireplace, and oversized pocket doors. A dining room with an enormous paned window faces the garden and cottage garage. Last is the sunroom with three walls of windows facing the pond. A well-appointed laundry room with custom cabinets and granite counter. A large powder room is also on the main floor. Upstairs are three additional bedrooms with two full baths. A large office with potential as a guest or in-laws suite. Outside sits an additional two car garage designed in the same vernacular as the main house. Beautiful gardens surround the house, a lovely front fountain in the circular drive, a gently sloping back yard overlooking a pond. Downstairs a finished basement and separate work shop. Sump pumps, lightning rods, 400 amp electric service and a generator hook up. The perfect house for relaxed living and entertaining in the heart of Upper Makefield. Located 2 minutes drive to Jericho National Golf Club.