369 W Baltimore Pike

    Chester Heights, PA 19063
    • $1,100,000
    • STATUS: Active
    • ON SITE: 67 days
    • ID#: 7179530
    UPDATED: 9 min ago
    $1,100,000
    • 4
      BEDS
    • 3.77
      ACRES
    • 4
      BATHS
    • 0
      1/2 BATHS
    • 4,253
      SQFT
    • $259
      $/SQFT
    Neighborhood:
    Type:
    Single-Family Home
    Built:
    1800
    County:

    School Information

    Middle School:
    High School:
    School District:
    Listing courtesy of Bhhs Fox & Roach-Media.

    Description

    This stone Farmhouse, nestled in the side of a hill on nearly 4 scenic acres, sits adj to 500 acres of woods owned by Natural Lands Trust & Middletown Twp Open Space, offers spac rms, wide plank hrdwd flrs, & lrg wndws w/deep sills. The org house was built circa 1785 & purchased by Joseph Thatcher, who owned a tilt mill by Chester Crk & lived in the home w/his family. In 1901 George Wood, the founder of Wawa Dairy purchased the home as part of hundreds of acres. Upon his death in 1926, the home was given to his youngest daughter, Dorothea, who restored/"modernized" the org house, adding a lg addtn which incl more BRs, BAs, a Kit & a 2-car Gar w/10 parking spaces. Forge Hill was renovated by architects & master craftsmen to retain the history so the addition is seamless unlike some 18th century homes where the addts do not work together. From 2008 to present those improvements incl: 40 yr thick cedar roof (cost $100,000), copper gutters, flashing & rm installed in 2008. All chimneys re-pointed & capped w/slate-energy conservation, 33 Pella Architectural; divided light high-perfrmnc wndws w/invisible screens, 3 Pella Glass Strm Drs, 4 BAs renovated w/prem historically sensitive period esthetics w/modern water conservation fxtrs, 2018 New Geothermal ht pump w/high efficiency boiler hybrid system (cost $100,000); New air handling units incl high velocity syst, Skylights on Prch rf to incr natural daylight in LR & DR, Vermont green slate flrs in kit, 1 BR & Foyer. All flrs refin 2017 incl orgin random width planked pine in several rms. All plmb renov done w/copper/cast iron. Well wtr w/wtr conditioning, filtration & UV trt. Rev osmosis drinking wtr syst, LED lighting t/o incl recessed lighting, 2017 Tigerwood Maple prch flr, DEP certified oil tank closure/concrete filled. Matching boxlock hrdwr on org drs, 5 frpls w/gas frpl in LR; MBR w/sitting/dressing rm & MBR newly renovated w/marble twin vanity & curbless shwr. Closet systems in MBR/BA closets, 3 add'l BRs all newly painted & flrs refinished. All BRs newly insulated, 4 full BAs-all newly renovated 1 w/refinished claw ft tub, Lrg lndry rm w/vintage lndry tub, ample storage cabinets, butcher blk cnters & wonderful morning light. Game Rm w/brk flr & stucco walls w/open beam ceiling perfect for pool. A bar w/ sink & refrig in the crnr opening into the Flower Rm where Dorothea raised her prized orchids; wndws w/deep sills. Forge Hill offers priv wooded living in close proximity to local amenities and GVSD

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    369 W Baltimore Pike Chester Heights, PA 19063

    • Price: $1,100,000
    • Status: Active
    • Updated: 9 min ago
    • ID#: 7179530
    4
    Beds
    4
    Baths
    0
    ½ Baths
    3.77
    Acres
    4,253
    SQFT
    $259
    $/SQFT
    1800
    Built
    Neighborhood:
    None
    County:
    Delaware
    Area:
    Chester Heights Boro (10406)
    Middle School:
    Garnet Valley
    High School:
    Garnet Valley High
    School District:
    Garnet Valley
    Property Description
    This stone Farmhouse, nestled in the side of a hill on nearly 4 scenic acres, sits adj to 500 acres of woods owned by Natural Lands Trust & Middletown Twp Open Space, offers spac rms, wide plank hrdwd flrs, & lrg wndws w/deep sills. The org house was built circa 1785 & purchased by Joseph Thatcher, who owned a tilt mill by Chester Crk & lived in the home w/his family. In 1901 George Wood, the founder of Wawa Dairy purchased the home as part of hundreds of acres. Upon his death in 1926, the home was given to his youngest daughter, Dorothea, who restored/"modernized" the org house, adding a lg addtn which incl more BRs, BAs, a Kit & a 2-car Gar w/10 parking spaces. Forge Hill was renovated by architects & master craftsmen to retain the history so the addition is seamless unlike some 18th century homes where the addts do not work together. From 2008 to present those improvements incl: 40 yr thick cedar roof (cost $100,000), copper gutters, flashing & rm installed in 2008. All chimneys re-pointed & capped w/slate-energy conservation, 33 Pella Architectural; divided light high-perfrmnc wndws w/invisible screens, 3 Pella Glass Strm Drs, 4 BAs renovated w/prem historically sensitive period esthetics w/modern water conservation fxtrs, 2018 New Geothermal ht pump w/high efficiency boiler hybrid system (cost $100,000); New air handling units incl high velocity syst, Skylights on Prch rf to incr natural daylight in LR & DR, Vermont green slate flrs in kit, 1 BR & Foyer. All flrs refin 2017 incl orgin random width planked pine in several rms. All plmb renov done w/copper/cast iron. Well wtr w/wtr conditioning, filtration & UV trt. Rev osmosis drinking wtr syst, LED lighting t/o incl recessed lighting, 2017 Tigerwood Maple prch flr, DEP certified oil tank closure/concrete filled. Matching boxlock hrdwr on org drs, 5 frpls w/gas frpl in LR; MBR w/sitting/dressing rm & MBR newly renovated w/marble twin vanity & curbless shwr. Closet systems in MBR/BA closets, 3 add'l BRs all newly painted & flrs refinished. All BRs newly insulated, 4 full BAs-all newly renovated 1 w/refinished claw ft tub, Lrg lndry rm w/vintage lndry tub, ample storage cabinets, butcher blk cnters & wonderful morning light. Game Rm w/brk flr & stucco walls w/open beam ceiling perfect for pool. A bar w/ sink & refrig in the crnr opening into the Flower Rm where Dorothea raised her prized orchids; wndws w/deep sills. Forge Hill offers priv wooded living in close proximity to local amenities and GVSD
    Exterior Features

    Design 2-Story Exterior Stone Foundation Stone Foundation Garage Yes Garage Spaces Two Car Garage Garage Type Attached Lot Description Sloping LotOpen LotTrees/Wooded Lot Dimensions 0 Parking Three+ Car ParkingAssigned Pool No Pool Type No Pool Porch Deck DeckPatioPorch Roof Pitched RoofSlate Styles ColonialFarm House Water Front No

    Interior Features

    Appliances Kitchen Built In Range Basement Yes Basement Type FullPartial Finished Bedroom Fourth One Level Upper 1 Bedroom Master One Length 0 Bedroom Master One Level Upper 1 Bedroom Master One Width 0 Bedroom Second One Level Upper 1 Bedroom Third One Level Upper 1 Central Air Yes Cooking Fuel Propane Cooking Cooling Central A/C Dining Kitchen Eat-In Kitchen Dining Room Yes Family Room Yes Fireplace Yes Fireplace Count Three+ Fireplaces Fireplace Features Gas/PropaneNonfunctioning Fireplace Floor WoodTile/Brick Handicap None Heating Geothermal Hot Water ElectricPropane Hot Water Interior Square Feet Source Assessor Laundry Type Lower Floor Laundry Lower Floor One Baths 0 Lower Floor One Half Baths 0 Main Floor Baths 1 Main Floor Half Baths 0 Other Room Four Name Flower Other Room One Name Study Other Room Three Name Game Other Room Two Name Sun Rm Room List Living RoomDining RoomBedroom-MasterBedroom-SecondBedroom-ThirdBedroom-FourthKitchenFamily RmOther Room 1Other Room 2Other Room 3Other Room 4Laundry Room Story List Lower 1MainUpper 1 Upper Floor One Baths 3 Upper Floor One Half Baths 0

    Property Features

    Condo Association No Cross Street Wawa Rd Electric Service 200-300Ampel Farm No Has Contingency No HOA No Housing For Older Persons No Land Use Code R-10 Lot Number 008-000 New Construction No Property Condition Average+ Sewer Septic On Site Septic Tax Year 2018 Total Assessment 274620.0 Total Taxes 10527.0 Type Detached Water Well Zoning Code Resid



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