725 Darlington Road,  Garnet Valley PA, 19063

(Active)
$1,585,000
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10 beds, 8 Full/1 Half baths, 10,650 sqft
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MLS# 6671366
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Description for 725 Darlington Road Garnet Valley, PA 19063
A Home with History? Originally built as a summer home 12 miles from Philadelphia, this 1856 Federal field stone Mansion House was designed in grand style, with 12-foot ceilings on the first floor and 10-foot ceilings on the second and third floors. Valley Forge marble and antique Delft tiles line fireplace surrounds, a stately Palladium window overlooks the main stairs and custom woodwork displays the height of period craftsmanship. The Mansion House features architectural detail, loving restoration and gracious design of exquisite English-country style d~cor. A few highlights; 10-bedroom, eight bathroom home, elegant formal living room?flanked by French doors on three sides, accented by a plaster frieze, punch and gouge molding, and built-in mahogany Colonial bookcases (with 13 panes)?is intimate enough for conversation and grand enough for a piano and two chandeliers. The former dining room, with original floors and a massive carved mantle, now serves as the billiards room attracting all ages, while the large, sunny, garden-view solarium beckons those seeking quiet time. The spacious dining room boasts room for a table seating 12, plus a window nook for more. The adjacent modern kitchen is any chef's dream, with modern appliances, three ovens, miles of counters and a large butler's pantry. There is a separate laundry room with large folding table?the scale throughout is spacious. Back stairs lead to a private 650-foot apartment within the mansion. Bedrooms of all sizes?many with fireplaces, sitting areas and private bath. A full attic and basement for additional storage space. Square footage of Main House is 8250. The beautifully landscaped 6.6-acre property boasts specimen oak, hickory, cypress, magnolia and copper beech trees, plus mature rose gardens, koi pond and life-sized chess set. In addition to the main house, there are two cottages, (both with living room, dining room, kitchen and two bedrooms, Each cottage is approx. 1200 square feet), four-bay garage, three-stall barn, 2.5-acre fenced paddock with turnout shed, and two-story tool shed. Currently licensed and operated as Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast. Property address also know as 115 Indian Springs Drive, Media PA
Price
$1,585,000
None Available
DELAWARE
10
8 Full/1 Half
10,650 (approx)
6671366
Active
Description
A Home with History? Originally built as a summer home 12 miles from Philadelphia, this 1856 Federal field stone Mansion House was designed in grand style, with 12-foot ceilings on the first floor and 10-foot ceilings on the second and third floors. Valley Forge marble and antique Delft tiles line fireplace surrounds, a stately Palladium window overlooks the main stairs and custom woodwork displays the height of period craftsmanship. The Mansion House features architectural detail, loving restoration and gracious design of exquisite English-country style d~cor. A few highlights; 10-bedroom, eight bathroom home, elegant formal living room?flanked by French doors on three sides, accented by a plaster frieze, punch and gouge molding, and built-in mahogany Colonial bookcases (with 13 panes)?is intimate enough for conversation and grand enough for a piano and two chandeliers. The former dining room, with original floors and a massive carved mantle, now serves as the billiards room attracting all ages, while the large, sunny, garden-view solarium beckons those seeking quiet time. The spacious dining room boasts room for a table seating 12, plus a window nook for more. The adjacent modern kitchen is any chef's dream, with modern appliances, three ovens, miles of counters and a large butler's pantry. There is a separate laundry room with large folding table?the scale throughout is spacious. Back stairs lead to a private 650-foot apartment within the mansion. Bedrooms of all sizes?many with fireplaces, sitting areas and private bath. A full attic and basement for additional storage space. Square footage of Main House is 8250. The beautifully landscaped 6.6-acre property boasts specimen oak, hickory, cypress, magnolia and copper beech trees, plus mature rose gardens, koi pond and life-sized chess set. In addition to the main house, there are two cottages, (both with living room, dining room, kitchen and two bedrooms, Each cottage is approx. 1200 square feet), four-bay garage, three-stall barn, 2.5-acre fenced paddock with turnout shed, and two-story tool shed. Currently licensed and operated as Hamanassett Bed & Breakfast. Property address also know as 115 Indian Springs Drive, Media PA
Listing Information
Property Type: Single Family, Other
10 8 Full/1 Half
6.6 Acres Seller 10,650 (approx)
1857 Yes-4 spaces Stone
None Available
Stone
Sewer service on-site, Septic
Neighborhood
School Information
District: Garnet Valley
GARNET VALLEY GARNET VALLEY HIGH
Room Information
Main Floor
17X24
17X24
32X13
29X16
Upper Floor
29X16
26X17
16X14
16X13
Bathrooms
8 1
First Floor Laundry
Eat-In Kitchen
Separate Tub & Shower
Interior Features
Electric Range/Cooktop
Stone
Wall Air Conditioning
Oil, Radiators, Zone
Full, Unfinished Basement, Walkout
3
Bay Window(s)
3, Brick, Marble, Stone, Living Room, Family Room, Dining Room
Ceilings 9 Ft Plus, Ceiling Fans, Wet Bar
Exterior / Lot Features
4 Garage Spaces, 3 Car, Private
Stone
Deck, Porch, Balcony
Rolled
None
0000
R
Full
Paddock, Security Lighting, Front Yard, Back Yard, Side Yard, Open
Driving Directions
252, R-Rt.1,R-Darlington Rd, Property also known as 115 Indian Spring Drive, Media PA
Financial Considerations
Conventional
Listing Price History

Garnet Valley Real Estate

Garnet Valley is located in Pennsylvania. Garnet Valley, Pennsylvania 19063 has a population of 11,185.

The median household income in Garnet Valley, Pennsylvania 19063 is $124,705. The median household income for the surrounding county is $64,174 compared to the national median of $53,482. The median age of people living in Garnet Valley 19063 is 44.1 years.

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