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259 Stoopville Road

NEWTOWN, PA 18940
  • $950,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 19 Days
  • ID#: PABU2074366
UPDATED: 93 min ago
$950,000
  • 4
    BEDS
  • 4.94
    ACRES
  • 3
    BATHS
  • 0
    1/2 BATHS
  • 3,497
    SQFT
  • $272
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
000
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1792
County:

School Ratings & Info

School District:

Description

Big, beautiful farmhouse-style home with a rich history and a number of recent updates. Built in 1792, this three story, 3,497 sf house sits on a 4.9 acre lot with a natural spring in the back. The house features tall ceilings, original wide plank flooring throughout, 5 fireplaces, dual interior stairwells (with original pie slice steps for the rear stairwell), 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, separate dining room, living room and den/library, along with a large basement for ample storage. The property itself features a large pond and abundant greenspace throughout the nearly 5 acre lot. Regarding its historic charm, the property was originally deeded by William Penn to Thomas Hillborn in 1702, whose Quaker family would go on to open their home as safe haven as a part of the Underground Railroad during the 1840s and 1850s. More recently, the property has seen a number of investments in order to preserve and enhance this wonderful home, including a complete rewiring of the house, full resurfacing and painting of the interior drywall and plaster, exterior masonry including repointing of the houses beautiful stone and replacement of the side patio, roofing work including replacement of the dormers and chimneys, replacement of the rear bilco door, and hardscaping/landscaping improvements including new driveway gravel and removal of ivy/wisteria and 4 large trees. Full detail on work completed and additional historical details about the property have been included in the seller documents. Come experience serene Bucks County living and make this charming Newtown house your picturesque home.

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259 Stoopville Road NEWTOWN, PA 18940

  • Price: $950,000
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 19 Days
  • Updated: 93 min ago
  • ID#: PABU2074366
4
Beds
3
Baths
0
½ Baths
4.94
Acres
3,497
SQFT
$272
$/SQFT
1792
Built
Neighborhood:
000
County:
Bucks
Area:
Newtown Twp (10129)
School District:
Council Rock
Property Description
Big, beautiful farmhouse-style home with a rich history and a number of recent updates. Built in 1792, this three story, 3,497 sf house sits on a 4.9 acre lot with a natural spring in the back. The house features tall ceilings, original wide plank flooring throughout, 5 fireplaces, dual interior stairwells (with original pie slice steps for the rear stairwell), 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, separate dining room, living room and den/library, along with a large basement for ample storage. The property itself features a large pond and abundant greenspace throughout the nearly 5 acre lot. Regarding its historic charm, the property was originally deeded by William Penn to Thomas Hillborn in 1702, whose Quaker family would go on to open their home as safe haven as a part of the Underground Railroad during the 1840s and 1850s. More recently, the property has seen a number of investments in order to preserve and enhance this wonderful home, including a complete rewiring of the house, full resurfacing and painting of the interior drywall and plaster, exterior masonry including repointing of the houses beautiful stone and replacement of the side patio, roofing work including replacement of the dormers and chimneys, replacement of the rear bilco door, and hardscaping/landscaping improvements including new driveway gravel and removal of ivy/wisteria and 4 large trees. Full detail on work completed and additional historical details about the property have been included in the seller documents. Come experience serene Bucks County living and make this charming Newtown house your picturesque home.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Farmhouse/National Folk Construction Materials Masonry Garage YN No Parking Types Driveway Pool No Pool Roof Asphalt View Pond Water Access YN No Water View YN Yes Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Above Grade Fin SQFT 3497 Basement Full Basement YN Yes Below Grade Finished Area 0 Below Grade Unfinished Area 0 Cooling None Fireplace YN Yes Fireplaces Total 5 Flooring Hardwood Heating Radiator Heating YN Yes Levels 3 Upper Level1 Bedrooms 2 Walls Ceilings Plaster Walls

Property Features

Acceptable Financing CashConventional Accessibility Features None Association YN No Central Air YN No Condo YN No Cooling Fuel None Foundation Details Stone Heating Fuel Oil Hot Water S/W Changeover Lease Considered YN No Municipality NEWTOWN TWP Navigable Water YN N New Construction YN No Original MLSNumber 803187231204 Ownership Interest Fee Simple Sale Type Standard Senior Community YN No Sewer Public Sewer Structure Design Type Detached Tax Annual Amount 10708.00 Tax Lot 008 Vacation Rental YN No Water Source Public Zoning CM

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©2024 Bright MLS, All Rights Reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Some properties which appear for sale may no longer be available because they are for instance, under contract, sold, or are no longer being offered for sale. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS or The Schiff Home Team | eXp Realty LLC. Some real estate firms do not participate in IDX and their listings do not appear on this website. Some properties listed with participating firms do not appear on this website at the request of the seller. Data last updated: 2024-07-22T08:52:59.77.
 
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