MLS® ID: PABU481486
172 DURHAM ROAD
NEWTOWN, Pennsylvania, 18940 $669,900
Enjoy quiet living & natural environs in this attractive 4 BR, 2 bath residence, nestled by a natural border affording a serene & private setting in an exclusive 4 residence community on just under 1 acre boasting just under 3900 sq ft of finished living space with a gracious set back from the road. Enveloped by lush landscaping, a circular drive greets you at the home that achieves a blend of style, comfort, and warmth felt throughout that offers a seamless flow for living / entertaining with a finished basement and spacious deck providing ample space for family and friends. Enter to the dramatic 2 story foyer featuring gleaming hardwood floors that flow into the kitchen, breakfast room & family room and a striking turned wooden staircase enhanced with an attractive runner and elegant chandelier on a motorized track for easy cleaning along with its 18~ ceilings, the foyer is graced with an airy elegance as natural light fills the space from its transom, sidelights & striking palladian window above. You~ll appreciate the custom millwork throughout the main level with its extra wide fluted door trims with Rosette corners and 5~ baseboards. Main level also enjoys 9~ ceilings. Foyer is flanked by a study / office with glass French door entry & a formal living room with recessed lighting is just opposite. Adjacent formal Dining room is tastefully accented w/crown & chair rail moldings featuring an enlarged entry from the living room providing ample space for hosting large holiday dinners for extended family & friends. The gourmet kitchen provides the chef plenty of counter space & a plethora of 42~ cabinetry, recessed lighting and boasts granite counter tops with ceramic tiled backsplash, deep under-mount stainless sink, updated stainless steel appliances which includes a 5 burner gas cook top, double ovens, microwave, dishwasher, a freestanding island breakfast bar with a wine refrigerator and additional cabinetry, built in Sub Zero refrigerator, pantry and a separate desk area. The breakfast area lends access to the spacious 16~ ft deck through French glass doors (a private ambiance perfect for relaxing on or dining al fresco) and opens to the Family room where a cathedral ceiling, hi hats and a stunning floor-to ceiling dry stacked stone gas fireplace with eyeball highlights centered by two elongated windows that draw in to create an ideal setting for a family gathering. An updated powder room and a laundry / mud room w/sink and cabinetry leading to a 3-car garage w/openers and built in storage shelving complete the main level. Atop the stairs is the spacious main suite, a tranquil atmosphere for the owners to rest & rejuvenate highlighted by a spacious walk-in closet w/custom organizers, large sitting room w/ 3 triple door closets that all connect, hi hats, ceiling fan & private bath w/ jetted tub, his/her sinks & lighted double door ceramic tiled stall shower. 3 additional generously sized bedrooms all with double door closets, ceiling fans & hall bath w/dual sink vanity complete the upper level. The 800+ sq ft finished lower level creates a bright open living space w/a TV/media & game room, separate fitness / workout room with flat screen TV & plenty of storage! Additional amenities included gutter guard system installed, security system, programmable front & garage lights, all new carpet, new hot water heater (June 2018). Only a couple minutes from downtown Historic Newtown w/its restaurants & boutique shopping & the nation's oldest movie theatre! Close-by to beautiful Tyler State Park which offers recreation & some of the prettiest year round hiking, biking & jogging paths in Bucks County & all its recreation possibilities as horseback riding, kayaking & fishing. This pristine home is located in the highly acclaimed Council Rock School District. More info at: WeFoundOurNewHome .com Commuters will be delighted w/access to major arteries I95 to CC, Princeton & NYC, Route 1, PA & NJ Turnpikes & all trains to NYC & Phila.