MLS® ID: PABU468780
5 BARCLAY COURT
NEWTOWN, Pennsylvania, 18940 $888,888
Barclay Court is located in a tranquil enclave of 12 wonderfully attractive Colonial style brick townhouses reminiscent of 18th & early 19th century homes in Philadelphia. Attention to detail can be appreciated in that each home offers differently distinctive architectural elements. Highlights of this sunlit, elegant and charming home are the many custom finishes that both the builder and it current owners introduced in making this both aesthetically appealing and a comfortable place to call home. Rooms are gracious, high ceilings on the first floor and the extraordinary use of 9" stepped crown moldings, raised paneling, on-site hardwood floors, custom lighting, beautifully proportioned and thoughtfully placed windows add a sense of character and style to this remarkable residence. A handsome custom front door opens to the center hall with faux painted floor accented by malachite bordering and a central staircase. A half bath is conveniently located by the staircase with whimsical hand painted walls and custom granite vanity sink. The focal point of the living room is a beautifully accented fireplace with ogee' molding, marble surround, raised paneling, stepped out mantle and beautifully ornamented cabinetry with gold leafed shell accents. It provides a sense of dignified, quiet symmetry to the room. The home will easily accept both Modern or Antique furnishings! The bright & sunny kitchen with large box window, tall cabinetry, granite counters & separate island space offers a 5 burner stainless DCS gas stove with electric s/c oven, professional stainless exhaust hood, Sub-Zero refrigerator, Miele Dishwasher, Monogram Microwave makes cooking enjoyable! An adjacent dining area with custom accent lighting provides a generous space for both formal & informal dining and walls of French doors with transom and eye catching hardware flood this room with light and open to a private rear yard surrounded by mature landscaping and deck for seasonal outdoor dining. The master bedroom with hardwood floor, crown molding, separate sitting room and walk-in closet offers a full bath with tub & separate shower. An additional en-suite bedroom on this floor has a full bath with tub/shower. A laundry is conveniently located at this level. The third floor features 2 pleasantly spacious bedrooms, one of which has a triple dormer window and custom built-in bookshelves, wainscot paneling and window seat. These bedrooms share a sky lit full bath. The lower level of the house features a family room with large brick fireplace, built in bookshelves, separate cabinetry and custom walnut shelf. This space is afforded natural light provided by a 4 panel sky light and the perfect place for your indoor plants! There is a also finished office/flex space or exercise room with wrap around built-in bookshelves. Both of these rooms have brand new wall to wall carpeting. In addition, storage is provided at this level. Some of this very special home's other amenities and features: Direct access into the 2 car garage, zoned heating & air conditioning. Replacement Marvin true-divided light windows & wood shake roof. Location, Location! Situated in one of Bucks County's most visually beautiful & earliest original settlements and in the Newtown Borough Historic District. This very special home offers a lifestyle of easy, low maintenance living. Minutes to extensive shopping & convenient to 1-95, Princeton, Philadelphia and rail system to Manhattan!