SubdivisionHUNTVIEW AT HORSES
Property Sub TypeDetached
One of the most admired homes in Chester Springs, this magnificent stone home, built in 1740, sits high up on 6.8 acres, consisting of 2 parcels. There is a great sense of privacy, tranquility & history behind the gated entrance, where you will experience a world apart, one of uncompromised taste, charm and quality details in every room. You can expect the unexpected in the flow of rooms, from the front great room with a stunning, entire exposed stone wall, (previously an outside wall) the floor is made from bricks (that have been glazed) from Philadelphia, & includes 3 zone radiant heating. There are 7 heating zones and 3 AC zones. Unlike many older homes, this room, as do most others in this stunning home, offers high vaulted ceilings w/ beams, indirect lighting fixtures and walls of windows that take advantage of the wonderful Southern exposure. The flow for entertaining is fantastic & all of the floors are wide, random width and gleaming.The kitchen, which features high end cabinetry, Bosch, Sub Zero, Thermador & Miele appliances & great storage space, opens to a dining room/ area with fireplace & openings to the fabulous wet bar room, which can easily sit 12+ for an extra dining room…cozy up to the fireplace, enjoy cocktails, or take your morning coffee to the slate terrace & relax under the Chestnut tree! Follow thru to a perfect office space, with walk in fireplace & enjoy overlooking the pool w/hot tub, with beautifully planted brick walkways surrounding the back of the home, plus patio for outdoor living Bonus…the home is Technology savvy! There are 4 corporate grade Wireless Access Points & a Sonos wireless sound system in 5 areas of the home & 1 for the pool area. A beautiful curved stairway takes you to 2-3 charming bdrms on the 2nd flr with 2 enormous custom closets & oversize primary bathroom. Enjoy the sound system in these rooms as well. On the 3rd fl is another bdrm w/vaulted ceiling, beams, beautiful windows with deep window sills & a cedar closet & bathroom; also more floored attic storage space. There really are too many amenities to list…but it certainly includes the 2 bedrm guest house/ cottage/ with sauna, kitchen & bathroom,...all this adding to the living space, plus an extra 2 car attached garage. In addition, the amazing 6-8 car, garage for the main house is any car lovers dream! It is well lit, controlled for humidity and has rubberized flooring. Back to the main house, consider the Wood Shake roof, copper gutters and downspouts and the extensive wine cellar as additional commitments to quality, the entire home is in mint condition & so beautifully maintained.! Located in one of the prettiest spots in bucolic Chester County, with its many nature trails & preserves, including the Bryn Coed Trails right nearby, you'll find sophisticated dining at Birchrunville café, or stop by the chic Butterscotch cafe, plus you are only minutes away from Ludwigs Corner& Kimberton. Enjoy the proximity to convenience shopping and at the same time, enjoy the provenance that the history of William Penn provides, which is preserved at 2207 S. Chester Springs Rd….in this rare country side setting, you may even see a horse drawn carriage or two pass by! Come and see why you will want to make 2207 Chester Springs Road your private country estate!