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1165 Yellow Springs Road
Chester Springs, Pennsylvania PA 19425-1616
Price: $1,429,000
Listing ID PACT2007102
Bedrooms 5
Full Baths 3
Total Baths 4
Partial Baths 1
Price/SqFt $305.15
SqFt 4,683
Acres 8
Year Built 1850

Property Description:

Live your dream in this stone farmhouse circa 1850 set on 8 acres with conservation easement. Restored farmhouse with covered front porches overlook a natural koi pond and picturesque stone Spring house, fenced pastures, two run-in sheds and beautiful stone bank barn with living space above and finished work space plus 2 car garage. Bring your horses / ponies to their perfect oasis. Create your hobby farm for sheep, goats, gardens or mini-vineyard. Envision four seasons of Chester County scenic beauty for your tranquil work-at-home, school-at-home and play-at-home sanctuary. House includes four fireplaces with three floors of living space. First level: Step back in time into the original living room featuring wide plank floors. The den features a large fireplace and built in bookshelves. Updated kitchen and family room with wood stove. Eating area wrapped in windows with built in seating provides a scenic view of the pond. Extra-large mud room with washer/dryer and powder room featuring Mercer tile. Enjoy dinner on the stone patio and bake a fresh pizza in the outdoor wood oven. Second level features spacious primary bedroom with updated master bath ,walk in closet, covered porch, and fireplace, plus 3 bedrooms/office and 2 more full baths. Third level-5th bedroom possible- is used as an art studio. Zoned heating plus central a/c Stone Bank Barn with 1 bedroom apartment and 2 full baths has great rental potential. The living room in the Bank barn is 40 x 20 with 40 foot ceilings, wide plank floors and soaring stone walls. Imagine what you could do here! Barn lower level work space has 400 amp electric service, HVAC and hot/cold water. Choose your hobby- Woodworking, Wine cellar, Ceramics, or? Property features solar panels, standby generator and extensive perennial gardens with native species for butterflies and pollinators. Lots of room to grow plants, veggies, and even wine grapes on the existing trellis system. Enjoy lower property taxes under Act 319- agricultural use. . For the past 20 years, this property has been the home of Yellow Springs Farm Native Plant Nursery and Artisanal Goat Cheese Dairy. Now you can imagine the next chapter! Dairy business and equipment offered separately.

Primary Features

County: Chester
Half Baths: 1
Price/SqFt: 305.15
Property Sub Type: Detached
Property Type: Residential
Year Built: 1850
Zoning: R 10


Above Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
Above Grade Finished SqFt Source: Estimated
Basement: yes
Basement Type: Full
Bathrooms Count Main Level: 1
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1: 3
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1: 3
Bathrooms Half Main Level: 1
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1: 4
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2: 1
Below Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
Below Grade Finished SqFt Source: Assessor
Below Grade Unfinished Area Units: Square Feet
Below Grade Unfinished SqFt Source: Assessor
Central Air: yes
Cooling Type: Central A/C
Fireplaces Count: 3
Flooring Type: Wood
Heating: yes
Heating Type: Hot Water
Levels Count: 3
Living Area SqFt Source: Estimated
Other Equipment: Negotiable
Room List: Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Sitting Room, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Bedroom 5, Kitchen, Family Room, Foyer, Laundry, Mud Room, Bathroom 2, Bathroom 3, Primary Bathroom, Half Bath
Total Below Grade SqFt Source: Assessor
Total SqFt: 4683
Total SqFt Source: Estimated
Wall & Ceiling Types: Beamed Ceilings, Dry Wall, Plaster Walls, Wood Walls


Architectural Style: Colonial, Farmhouse/National Folk, Traditional
Construction Materials: Stone
Cooling Fuel: Electric
Driveway Number of Spaces: 20
Exterior Features: BBQ Grill, Boat Storage, Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Flood Lights, Gutter System, Outbuilding(s), Stone Retaining Walls
Fencing: Split Rail
Foundation Details: Block, Stone
Garage: yes
Garage Features: Garage - Front Entry
Garage Spaces Count: 2
Heating Fuel: Oil
Horses: yes
Hot Water: Electric
Lot Dimensions Source: Assessor
Lot Features: Additional Lot(s)
Lot Size Dimensions: 0.00 x 0.00
Lot Size Source: Estimated
Lot Size Units: Square Feet
Lot SqFt: 348480
New Construction: no
Number of Detached Garage Spaces: 2
Other Structures: Above Grade, Below Grade
Pool: Yes - Personal
Roof: Architectural Shingle
Sewer Septic: On Site Septic
Tidal Water: no
Total Garage and Parking Spaces: 22
Type of Parking: Driveway, Detached Garage
Water Access: yes
Water Body Name: Pond
Water Body Type: Pond
Water Oriented: yes
Water Source: Well
Water View: yes


Condo/Co-op Association: no
Country: US
HOA: no
MLS Area: West Pikeland Twp (10334)
School District Name: DOWNINGTOWN AREA
School District Source: Listing Agent
Senior Community: no
View Type: Pond
Waterfront: no


Accessibility Features: None
Historic: no
Kick-Out Clause: no
Land Use Code: R10
Property Manager: N
Story List: Main, Upper 1, Upper 2
Year Assessed: 2021
Year Built Source: Assessor


Association Recreation Fee: N
Automatically Update Tax Values: yes
Contingency Type: Home Inspection, Radon, Stucco Inspection
Exclusions: All cheese making equipment
Lease Considered: no
Ownership Interest: Fee Simple
Possession: Negotiable
Sale Type: Standard
Tax Annual Amount: 6678
Tax Assessed Value: 201900
Tax Lot: 0025.0100 AND
Tax Year: 2021
Vacation Rental: no

Zoning Info

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Meredith Jacks

2089 Pottstown Pike
Pottstown, PA 19465
Phone: 6104699001

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