MLS® ID: PABU487712
1644 THISTLEWOOD DRIVE
WASHINGTON CROSSING, Pennsylvania, 18977 $1,075,000
This is the one you have been looking for...a gorgeous fully updated/upgraded Barrington model on a premium 1+ acre cul-de-sac property in Gatefield at Farmview in Lower Makefield Township. Lovely curb appeal begins with Bucks County stone and Hardie Board, a lush sweeping green lawn with professional landscaping and a meandering walkway to the main front door. A sophisticated two-story foyer welcomes you with a dramatic curved staircase and newly refinished rich dark hardwood floors. To the left, enjoy intimate or large gatherings in the simply elegant formal dining room with dark hardwood, neutral walls, crown molding, shadow boxing and a crystal chandelier. Ideal for entertaining, a butler's pantry with painted cream and illuminated glass front cabinets and granite counter connects the dining room with the stylish gourmet center island kitchen. Any chef will relish spending time in this bright, sunny space replete with cream cabinets, granite counters, lighted glass tile backsplash, custom recessed, pendant and chandelier lighting, stainless steel refrigerator, double oven, microwave, dishwasher and nearby pantry. Savor coffee at the breakfast bar, kitchen table or saunter through a French door onto a stunning bluestone multi-level patio to enjoy a breath of fresh air. The lighted lower level patio with fire pit is surrounded by privacy hedges for memorable outdoor parties. The kitchen opens to a carpeted two-story great room centered around a striking floor to ceiling stone fireplace flanked by sun-drenched double hung, transom and skylight windows. Deep wood French doors lead to a handsome library featuring views of the backyard and a wall of custom built bookcases. Enjoy holding large parties? The grand conservatory offers the perfect backdrop with a travertine floor, crystal chandeliers and full length Palladian-topped windows. Finally, the open floor plan designed for entertaining wraps back to the cozy elegance of a formal living room with dual beveled glass doors, refinished dark wood floor, marble fireplace, crown molding and shadow boxing. A lovely powder room and large laundry room with granite counters for folding complete the first floor. The second floor (accessed by dual staircases) boasts a warm and welcoming master bedroom with deep hardwood flooring, vaulted ceiling and adjacent sitting area. Appreciate an oversized master closet with California-style built-ins and two additional walk-in closets. The ensuite master bath has been tastefully updated with white double vanity, stone counter, custom lighting/fixtures, mounted television, tile shower with seamless glass door and separate water closet. Relax and unwind in the luxurious spa tub with a good book and a glass of wine after a long day. The hallway with new hardwood flooring overlooks the great room below and leads to a second bedroom with its own updated private bathroom. Two additional bedrooms (one with hardwood and one carpeted) share a luxury hotel-style updated bath with dual vanity, cream fixtures, granite countertop and separate shower room. All bedrooms offer built-in closet cabinetry and plantation shutters. Best yet, don't miss the beautiful finished lower level which provides an added 1,700+ sq.ft. of recreation area and a fifth guest/au pair bedroom with exterior egress. Enjoy two large sitting areas, a third fireplace, fabulous custom built-in wet bar with wine fridge, exercise room, one full and one half luxury baths and unfinished storage area. This home is truly turn key with newer roof, replacement windows, newer 3-zone heat and air, updated kitchen and baths, refinished floors, neutral paint throughout, security system, bluestone and brick paver walkways, sprinkler system. Award-winning Pennsbury schools and easy commuting to Hopewell/Princeton, NJ and Philadelphia via I-95, King of Prussia via PA Turnpike, and Philly/NYC by local trains. This hallmark of gracious Bucks County living can soon be yours!